1. 49ers-Broncos Meet in London at Wembley Staduim

    The 49ers are in London preparing to take on the Denver Broncos this Sunday at Wembley Stadium. While the 49ers are 1-6 after losing to a previously un-victorious Carolina Panthers team, Denver is coming off a 59-14 bullying by the Raiders...

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  2. Troy Smith: What Are The Implications Of Him Starting For The 49ers?

    Troy Smith, the San Francisco 49ers third-string quarterback, will start in London Sunday. The change signifies several things. First, that David Carr is not a viable option...

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  3. San Francisco 49ers: One Way in Which They Are the Worst 49ers Team Ever

    Alex Smith arrived in San Francisco after the 2004 49ers went a dismal 2-14 in the year prior. On top of this, the two games that 2004 team did win were both against a similarly terrible Arizona team, and they both came in overtime...

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  4. San Francisco 49ers Feeling Helmet-to-Helmet Hits?

    The tangled web of the NFL's collective bargaining agreement (CBA) and the rippling effects of helmet-to-helmet collisions have already found their way into the 49ers new stadium, which of course, is not a done deal by any means yet...

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  5. San Francisco 49ers Lose To Carolina Panthers: They Are Who We Feared They'd Be

    The San Francisco 49ers lost to the Carolina Panthers , 23-20 on Sunday, sinking their record to 1-6. The loss was more than a devastating blow to already dismal playoff hopes...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers Week 7 Preview: Carolina Panthers

    The 49ers are back on the road, where they've fared even worse than they have at home this season. The two blowouts they've endured so far have been at Seattle's Qwest Field, and Kansas City's Arrowhead Stadium...

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  7. San Francisco 49ers Win Battle of the Bay, Still Show Vast Room for Improvement

    The San Francisco 49ers won the turnover battle, and thus were victorious over the Oakland Raiders in the "Battle of the Bay" Sunday...

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  8. 49ers: Things To Do in SF When Your Football Team's Back Is Against The Wall

    Amid high expectations for the 2010 season, the 49ers have started 0-5. This is not ideal. Although they have not been mathematically eliminated from playoff contention, there's not much hope...

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  9. San Francisco 49ers Week 6 : The Battle Of The Bay (Or The Alex Smith Bowl)

    The 49ers are desperately seeking their first win of the 2010 season in week six, and these words are getting really hard to write by now. If they are going to forge out win No...

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  10. Are San Francisco 49ers Still Alive at 0-5 After Loss to Philadelphia Eagles?

    The 49ers' dim playoff hopes took a devastating hit Sunday night in a 27-24 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. It was supposed to be the game that turned the season around for the red and gold...

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  11. San Francisco 49ers, Week 5: The Philadelphia Eagles

    Week Five presents the 49ers with yet another tough, but interesting matchup. The Philadelphia Eagles visit Candlestick park Sunday Night for what's sure to be a hard-fought battle between the ailing 49ers and the resurgent Eagles...

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  12. San Francisco 49ers QBs: Is It Time for the Team To Break Up With Alex Smith?

    Breaking up is never easy, especially when you really like someone. No matter how kind, how hard-working, how spirited someone is, if it's just not working out, then we do ourselves injustice by not moving on...

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  13. San Francisco 49ers Faithful Put To Test at 0-4: Man Up If the Title Is Deserved

    49ers fans are not known for up-beat attitudes. With the exception of the ancient years when they were coming off Super Bowl victories, there have always been dark shadows in their fan's perceptions...

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  14. San Francisco 49ers Sent To 0-4, Still in Hunt for NFC West in Bizarre Season

    The San Francisco 49ers lost another heart breaker, 14-16 against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday to bring their record to 0-4. In a bizarre twist, however, the ailing team is only two games out of first place in the NFC West...

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  15. San Francisco 49ers' Mike Johnson and Alex Smith Must Think Like Bill Walsh

    Mike Johnson, Alex Smith, and the rest of the San Francisco 49ers offense will again try to find themselves once again Sunday, this time against a pretty good Falcons team at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta...

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  16. 49ers Week-4: Atlanta Falcons

    An 0-3 49ers team heads to Atlanta this weekend to take on a 2-1 Falcons team that's fresh off beating the incumbent champion New Orleans Saints.Last year, Atlanta demolished San Francisco at Candlestick park 45-10...

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  17. San Francisco 49ers Choke on Their Own Medicine Against Chiefs

    The Kansas City Chiefs beat the stuffing out of the San Francisco 49ers Sunday by being everything the Red and Gold wishes it was...

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  18. San Francisco 49ers' Week 3 Opponent: Kansas City Chiefs

    The San Francisco 49ers travel to Kansas city to face the Chiefs in their week three matchup this weekend. The boys of Arrowhead didn't exactly light up the NFL in 2009, but these fellas should not be taken lightly this year...

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  19. San Francisco 49ers Lose MNF Battle With New Orleans Saints, Win Respect

    49ers win! 49ers win! 49ers win! Well, that's where the article would have been going had the San Francisco 49ers eked out the win Monday night...

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  20. 'Survivor' and Jimmy Johnson Make Great Entertainment Together

    "Survivor" isn't every body's cup of tea, and neither is Jimmy Johnson for that matter. The reality TV game show series can be formulaic and long-in-the-tooth at times...

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  21. 49ers Week 2: New Orleans Saints—Know Your Enemy

    They're the incumbent Super Bowl Champions for a reason. They started last season 13-0. There's no test as obvious for the 49ers as their week two matchup against the New Orleans Saints...

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  22. San Francisco 49ers Loss To Seattle Seahawks: An Overdose Of Reality

    It started out pretty good. The 49ers looked like the better team, and by a lot. The 3-0 score at the end of the first quarter didn't seem to reflect how far ahead San Francisco really was...

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  23. 49ers Week 1: Seattle Seahawks—Know Your Enemy

    In 2009, the 49ers played Seattle twice. The two games played out very differently.In the first go around, San Francisco beat up on Seattle. Frank Gore broke off two huge touchdown runs, compiling over 200 yards on 16 carries...

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  24. NFL Cuts: 53 San Francisco 49ers Worth Keeping

    Okay, here we go.The rosters will be chopped down to the magic number (53) by 1pm Sept 4. I'm not expecting too many big surprises, but my roster list travels a little off the map here...

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  25. Team Of The Teens? The Top 10 Coaches With a Shot at Building a New-Age

    The New England Patriots have the most legit claim to this last millennium's first "Team of the Decade" honor. The Cowboys were the Team of the 90s without dispute...

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