1. Golden State Warriors 2011 Draft: Why Trading Monta Ellis Would Be a Mistake

    Welcome to the first non-Cohan Golden State Warriors draft since 1995! Warrior fans are cautiously hopeful after the door hit Cohan's backside and opened for a new ownership group led by Joe Lacob and Peter Gruber...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about 3 years ago 2,134 reads 15 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers Fire Offensive Coordinator Jimmy Raye

    The San Francisco 49ers fired offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye today. The act follows three weeks of frustration and futility from the 49ers offense...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about almost 4 years ago 524 reads 11 comments

  3. San Francisco 49ers: Is Mike Singletary the Right Guy? What Would Debartolo Do?

    When the 49ers first hired Mike Singletary, I was not sure how I felt immediately. My gut said anyone was better than Nolan at that point, so it was positive...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about almost 4 years ago 858 reads 42 comments

  4. 49ers-Seahawks: San Francisco Falls Flat Against Seattle in NFC West Showdown

    The long-awaited opening weekend to the NFL season came and went for fans of the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks.For fans of the 49ers that have recovered from their shock, it is looking like it will be a long season...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about almost 4 years ago 2,485 reads 5 comments

  5. Golden State Warriors Are Sold, But Not To Highest Bidder Ellison

    Chris Cohan has decided to give one last middle finger to the fans of the Golden State Warriors. Tim Kawakami from the San Jose Mercury News is reporting that a group led by Joseph Lacob has purchased the team for $450 million...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about almost 4 years ago 722 reads 11 comments

  6. Golden State Warriors: Life with a New Owner

    With the impending sale of the Golden State Warriors, I thought it would be fun to imagine life with the new owner. Lets start with the culture. Winning. Wow...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about 4 years ago 1,119 reads 2 comments

  7. How Will The San Jose Sharks Beat The Red Wings and Other Thoughts

    These are not the Sharks you are accustomed to seeing. When Doug Wilson decided to revamp his team after yet another terrible playoff performance in 2009, he changed the culture of the team...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about 4 years ago 222 reads 3 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers Draft Two Linemen in the First Round: What's Next?

    Back in March I wrote 49ers-draft-two-lineman-in-the-first-round">this article about the 49ers drafting two offensive linemen in the first round. Today, the 49ers seem to agree with me that this was a wise move...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about 4 years ago 1,014 reads 26 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers Draft: Why They Shouldn't Settle For Anthony Davis

    According to some pundits, the 49ers are going to draft Anthony Davis OT out of Rutgers with their first round pick at 13. I think this is a huge mistake. There is already rumors of lack of drive and attitude issues...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about over 4 years ago 928 reads 24 comments

  10. San Francisco 49ers: Would Bill Walsh Think the Right Leader Was in Place?

    My wife recently visited a local library and brought home a book about leadership. It is called "The Score Will Take Care of Itself," and it is about Bill Walsh's philosophy on leadership...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about over 4 years ago 113 reads 17 comments

  11. 49ers GM Scot McCloughan Stepping Down? What Does This Mean For The Draft?

    What is going on in 49er land? Weeks away from the most important draft in recent years, with the team on the cusp of ending its playoff drought, the GM is stepping down...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about over 4 years ago 3,131 reads 31 comments

  12. 49ers Draft Two Lineman in the First Round

    Surprised? Most would be. Looking at multiple mock drafts from the major sports outlets, you tend to think that the 49ers would be best served to draft one lineman and a combination of WR/RB/S/CB/QB/OLB/DT...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about over 4 years ago 1,081 reads 25 comments

  13. Athletes Being Bad: Why Do You Care?

    Another gridiron hero fallen from grace, plastered on evening "news" shows and fodder for prime time sports engines. Is he really a hero? Is he something that should garner national news attention? ...

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about over 4 years ago 293 reads 0 comments

  14. 2010 NFL Draft Warning to the SF 49ers: Remember Dexter Carter?

    I have recently read some varying opinions about draft needs for the 49ers. I became very concerned that popular opinion seems to have shifted from the practical to the grasping of maybes. I remember when the 49ers used their first round draft pick ( NO

    Pacifica Slug Written by Pacifica Slug about over 4 years ago 1,030 reads 15 comments