1. 8 Potential Value Picks to Patch Up the 49ers' Roster

    The San Francisco 49ers have proven adept at finding value in the NFL draft over the years. Starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick was selected in the second round, while the ...

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  2. 7 Risky Picks the 49ers Must Consider in 2014 NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers have more ammunition than most in the 2014 NFL draft. San Francisco has 11 picks, with six of those coming in the top 100 selections, giving them the opportunity to significantly bolster one of the best rosters in football...

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  3. 9 Names Every 49ers Fan Should Know Ahead of 2014 NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers have perhaps the most options of any team in the upcoming NFL draft. With 11 selections and six in the top 100, San Francisco has the chance to use its ...

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  4. 5 Players Who Will Be Key to the Ligue 1 Relegation Fight

    The 2013-14 Ligue 1 season is heading toward its climax following another exciting and predominantly closely fought campaign...

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  5. Why the San Francisco 49ers Absolutely Must Trade Up in the NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers possess one of the best rosters in the NFL , and are in position to improve that personnel further in this year's draft. San Francisco has 11 selections through seven rounds and possesses six of the top 100 picks...

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  6. Top 10 NFL Draft Prospects Who Fill the 49ers' Biggest Need

    The San Francisco 49ers have two key areas of need in the 2014 NFL draft. Jim Harbaugh's men could do with speed and a red-zone threat at the receiver position to give quarterback Colin Kaepernick more options next season...

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  7. How Jim Harbaugh Can Revive Careers of Newest 49ers Acquisitions

    The San Francisco 49ers have not been headline-makers in free agency; however, a number of their moves did raise some eyebrows...

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  8. 5 Ligue 1 Teams That Have Disappointed This Season

    Ligue 1 is rich with a number of talented young sides, many of whom have impressed this season. Big spenders Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco have unsurprisingly dominated, while ...

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  9. How Will the 49ers' Free Agency Strategy Affect Their Approach in the Draft?

    The San Francisco 49ers have undergone an array of changes so far in free agency and a number new faces are set to be lining up for Jim Harbaugh's men in 2014...

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  10. Why Kick Returner Must Be Top Priority for San Francisco 49ers This Offseason

    NFL success is predicated on a number of things, one of which is the presence of a strong special teams unit...

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  11. Why the San Francisco 49ers Should Add Defensive Line Depth in the NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers have a variety of needs heading into the 2014 NFL draft. Cornerback Tarell Brown and safety Donte Whitner are both scheduled to become free agents on ...

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  12. 5 Ligue 1 Clubs That Could Flourish with Financial Backing

    Paris Saint-Germain have dominated Ligue 1 since the takeover by the Qatar Investment Authority in 2011 and appear set to win the French title for a second successive season...

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  13. 5 Challenges the San Francisco 49ers Must Overcome to Be Successful in 2014

    The San Francisco 49ers have enjoyed three seasons of remarkable success under the stewardship of head coach Jim Harbaugh . San Francisco has experienced three NFC Championship Games and one agonizing Super Bowl defeat since he took over in 2011...

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  14. How Blaise Matuidi and Thiago Motta's Contract Extensions Will Impact PSG

    Blaise Matuidi and Thiago Motta have been key factors in another highly impressive Paris Saint-Germain season...

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  15. 5 Ligue 1 Managers Who Could Be Successful in Foreign Leagues

    It is no rarity for French managers to be successful in foreign leagues. The clearest example is that of Arsene Wenger, who is the longest-serving manager in the Premier League after 18 years with Arsenal...

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  16. Why You Should Keep Watching the 2013-14 Ligue 1 Season

    With three months of the Ligue 1 season still to play, it is looking increasingly likely that Paris Saint-Germain will secure a second successive league title...

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  17. Can Keeping Kurt Zouma on Loan Boost Saint-Etienne's Champions League Chances?

    Saint-Etienne were one of the busiest Ligue 1 sides in the January transfer window, with players both exiting and arriving at the Stade Geoffroy Guichard...

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  18. 5 Former Ligue 1 Players Being Wasted in Foreign Leagues

    Ligue 1 players regularly leave for pastures new each year as they look to prove themselves in the marquee European leagues...

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  19. 5 Young Ligue 1 Players Set to Break out in 2014

    Ligue 1, while often regarded as one of the lesser European leagues, has long been viewed as a proving ground for young, exciting players...

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  20. 5 Storylines for the Opening Ligue 1 Matches of 2014

    Ligue 1 returned to action on Wednesday as Saint-Etienne beat Evian 1-0, but a full calendar of fixtures take place for the first time in 2014 on Friday with the title race, ...

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  21. 5 Bold Predictions for Ligue 1 in 2014

    Ligue 1 will return to action on January 11, with the race for the title stacked in Paris Saint-Germain's favor once again...

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  22. Ligue 1 Half-Term Report: Evaluating Every Team's Season so Far

    Ligue 1 will break for Christmas after this weekend's round of games, and already a clear picture is emerging at both the top and the bottom...

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  23. Are Montpellier About to Take Another Backwards Step?

    Five months into the season, Ligue 1 now has its fourth managerial casualty of the season after Jean Fernandez resigned as Montpellier boss...

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  24. Breaking Down the Ligue 1 Relegation Picture

    It may still be relatively early in the season, but the Ligue 1 table is already beginning to take shape...

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  25. How Far Can Rene Girard's Lille Go in Ligue 1?

    Almost all of the focus in Ligue 1 this season has been on the fortunes of Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco. As a result, the superb form of Lille had gone under the radar...

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