1. San Francisco 49ers: Top 4 Reasons to Be Excited for the Season

    The 49ers kick off the season Sunday against the Green Bay Packers . After months slumming it with baseball, basketball and even golf, our one true love has returned and things feel whole again...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 1 year ago 1,877 reads 4 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers: Running Backs, Not Receivers, Need to Power Passing Game

    2013 won’t be a renaissance season for the 49ers receiving position, which means Jim Harbaugh and Greg Roman need to go back to the drawing board to fix the passing game...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 1 year ago 3,095 reads 6 comments

  3. Golden State Warriors: Fans Should Expect Experience Not Wins in the Playoffs

    The Warriors are in the playoffs and I am a liar—two unexpected developments from this week in basketball...

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  4. Golden State Warriors: How One Play Can Save the Season

    The NBA All-Star break was supposed to be a chance to sit back, bask in the glow of the franchise renaissance and root for the first Warrior All-Star since the Clinton administration...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about over 1 year ago 2,105 reads 10 comments

  5. Is This Super Bowl Squad the Most Exciting 49ers Team Ever?

    Win or lose, the most exciting 49ers season in my lifetime will come to a close next Sunday, and that makes me preemptively sad. “Exciting” is clearly a subjective measure, but I’d argue it is largely defined by the unexpected...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about over 1 year ago 2,282 reads 10 comments

  6. Most-Improved Player from Week 14

    Quick, if you were starting a franchise, which young QB would you build around? I think most NFL fans would say Robert Griffin III or Andrew Luck without missing a beat...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 434 reads 1 comments

  7. Most-Improved NFL Team from Week 13

    It’s tough to feel sorry for a franchise with six Super Bowls, but going into Sunday the Pittsburgh Steelers ' injury situation had become truly depressing...

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  8. Breakout Fantasy Player for Week 13

    If Michael Turner decides to launch his rap career, he should go by the name Wile E. Coyote. Turner overshot his physical cliff two years ago, but he’s somehow managed to avoid ...

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  9. Most Improved NFL Player from Week 12

    In his first start, Colin Kaepernick showed he could be explosive. In his second start, Kaepernick proved he could be an NFL quarterback and just may have vaulted the 49ers back into the top spot as Super Bowl favorites...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 476 reads 1 comments

  10. Break-out Fantasy Player for Week 11

    The dirty little secret of fantasy is studs win the regular season, but duds who bring you the championship...

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  11. Breakout Fantasy Football Player for Week 10

    Conventional wisdom going into the season was Brandon Lloyd would be a boom-or-bust fantasy player. You would either get the Denver edition, who led the league in receiving despite ...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 815 reads 1 comments

  12. Doug Martin the Most Improved Player from NFL Week 9

    Andrew Luck wasn't the only NFL player to have a huge Week 9. Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin turned the tables on fantasy football leagues everywhere this ...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 555 reads 4 comments

  13. Breakout Fantasy Football Player for Week 8

    By Week 8 you should know if you’ve got an elite fantasy QB. If you don’t have a guy who is locked into giving you 20-plus points every Sunday, you should be out there ...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 349 reads 0 comments

  14. Russell Wilson: The NFL's Most Improved Player from Week 6

    Usually, whenever a rookie quarterback faces off against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots , it spells disaster...for the rookie...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 1,920 reads 10 comments

  15. Places We Want to Tailgate: NFL Edition

    Tailgating is a time-honored tradition in every football fan's hometown, but what if you could hit up any NFL city to partake in their pregame festivities? The top tailgate spot on my wish list has got to be Kansas City...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 4,356 reads 8 comments

  16. The NFL's Most Improved Team from Week 2

    Ryan Tannehill had a rude introduction to NFL life in the season opener at Houston , but the rookie bounced back in a big way in Week 2, leading Miami to 35-13 laugher over Oakland...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about almost 2 years ago 2,790 reads 8 comments

  17. Safest Week 1 NFL Game Predictions

    It’s always safe to assume rookie quarterbacks will struggle in their first real NFL action, but Ryan Tannehill was dealt an especially tough hand, having to open his career in Houston...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 31,367 reads 97 comments

  18. Preseason Battles That Will Affect Your Fantasy Team

    With fantasy draft season entering full-swing, every GM should be eyeing the key position battles playing out in Tampa Bay, Arizona and New York...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 4,487 reads 4 comments

  19. Oakland Raiders: Will Backup QB Terrelle Pryor Be Used in 2012?

    Entering his second season as an Oakland Raider, Terrelle Pryor remains a tantalizing bundle of unpolished ability...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 329 reads 43 comments

  20. Which Cowboys Are Having Worst Training Camps?

    Wideouts Miles Austin and Dez Bryant have been slowed by hamstring injuries, the offensive line has been down two starters and stud tight end Jason Witten could miss the season opener after lacerating his spleen...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 4,916 reads 15 comments

  21. Biggest Surprise Stars of Denver Broncos Training Camp?

    No doubt the biggest star in Denver Broncos training camp has been Peyton Manning , but the biggest surprise coming out of Dove Valley has been the play of rookie defensive lineman Derek Wolfe...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 3,786 reads 7 comments

  22. Are the San Francisco 49ers the Best Team in Football?

    The San Francisco 49ers ' shocking run to the NFC Championship Game last season has made them a trendy pick to win the Super Bowl in 2012...

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  23. Numbers Show 49ers Can't Repeat Last Year's Formula

    49ers fans looking to have their hopes for the 2012 season dashed by a compilation of crushing statistics need look no further than the latest post by Grantland NFL expert Bill Barnwell...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 1,130 reads 29 comments

  24. 4 Hype-Free Headlines as the 49ers Enter Training Camp

    49ers training camp starts on Friday. In a related story, the sun is shining; birds are chirping; the world is right again...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 1,434 reads 14 comments

  25. Pros and Cons of Starting Randy Moss in 2012

    The most tantalizing question facing the 49ers this offseason is this: What do they do with Randy Moss ? On one hand, Moss represents the perfect answer to the problem that plagued San Francisco last year: a lack of big play wide receivers...

    Owen Clark Written by Owen Clark about 2 years ago 3,288 reads 9 comments