1. San Francisco 49ers: Takeo Spikes Leads the Niners To Their First Victory

    In what turned into a one-way defensively dominated game, the San Francisco 49ers showed a vision of what Mike Singletary wants them to be. Alex Smith only had one job today, which was to not turn the ball over, and he did it masterfully...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about 4 years ago 1,122 reads 30 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers and the Football Gods

    The Gods of football are just Gods who, over the course of human history, allow the bounces to go equally both ways...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about 4 years ago 355 reads 18 comments

  3. San Francisco 49ers Find a New Way to Lose: Who Is Next To Go?

    All the people who claimed the 49ers gave the game away to the Saints in week two just got the meaning of that claim redefined...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about 4 years ago 3,692 reads 56 comments

  4. San Francisco Giants Must Eliminate San Diego Padres When They Have the Chance

    The San Diego Padres have been a thorn in the Giants side all year. With the exception of the Giants winning three out of four against the Padres in San Diego last month, the Padres have an 8-2 record against the Giants in the other 10 games...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about 4 years ago 752 reads 6 comments

  5. Ranking The MLB Playoff-Bound Bullpens

    In a Bleacher Report Community effort, the top Featured Columnists for MLB's top teams have come together to give the fans a thorough understanding of what to expect when your ace ...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about 4 years ago 1,594 reads 31 comments

  6. San Francisco Giants Make Slight Adjustment to Pitching Rotation

    The San Francisco Giants are moving up Tim Lincecum's next start to tonight while pushing Madison Bumgarner to tomorrow's series finale against the Arizona Diamondbacks...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about 4 years ago 1,584 reads 19 comments

  7. San Francisco 49ers Must Dump Dead Weight to Save Sinking Ship

    The 49ers suck. They've sucked for over a decade now and haven't made it to a Super Bowl since the 1994 season.While many of the "faithful" speak of a renaissance of years past, the truth is the 49ers are in the dark ages of a sinking ship lost at sea...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about 4 years ago 1,762 reads 29 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers Looking Forward to 0-2 Start vs New Orleans Saints

    The 49ers had a lot of pressure taken off this this week by looking forward to a game they're expected to lose. "It feels great," said Alex Smith with a big smile...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 653 reads 8 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers: 10 Things I HATE About You

    New year, same old sorry San Francisco 49ers.On opening day, The San Francisco 49ers took a pounding reminiscent of a late night stroll through a park in the Castro...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 1,358 reads 55 comments

  10. Vernon Davis's New Contract: San Francisco Has Best TE Group in NFL

    Vernon Davis is coming off of a career year and has just signed the contract extension to prove it. On the eve of the 2010 regular season, the 49ers made Davis the highest paid tight ...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 1,481 reads 31 comments

  11. San Francisco 49ers Top 10 Plays Of The 2010 NFL Pre-Season

    I Love... no.... LOVE the preseason.For me it's like college football but way better. On the eve of the start of the 2010 season, let's take a look at the top plays of the 49ers in ...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 1,145 reads 3 comments

  12. San Francisco 49ers Overrated and Underrated Players

    It's time to get real 49er fans. When the hype hits the fan, who is left standing as the key contributors on the team?It's time to look at the 5 most overrated and 5 most underrated players on this promising team...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 7,023 reads 80 comments

  13. NFL Week 1 Preview: San Francisco 49ers Vs. Seattle Seahawks

    The San Francisco 49ers open the 2010 season on Sunday by visiting the Seattle Seahawks in an opening season matchup that pits two teams on the rise...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 3,067 reads 21 comments

  14. Oakland Raiders vs. San Francisco 49ers Recap: What Was Learned in Preseason

    So Oakland Raiders fans were right. They are much better this year and much better than a lot of people expect. They have a solid team that is coming together in a lot of good ways...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 1,205 reads 21 comments

  15. San Francisco 49ers To Dominate Preseason Dress Rehearsal vs. Raiders

    The San Francisco 49ers are coming off two preseason wins against two of the top five teams in the NFL. The third game against the rival Raiders will be a thing of beauty (Saturday at 6:00 pm)...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 2,879 reads 106 comments

  16. San Francisco 49ers Post-Game: Week Two Preseason vs. Minnesota Vikings

    The 49ers defense came to play. From sacking Favre on the first drive to ending the game with a safety (which covered the point spread), the 49ers defense was running its motors all game...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 1,827 reads 2 comments

  17. Eric Berry Set to CHANGE THE TIDE In the AFC West

    The AFC West is going to see a power shift and it's going to start happening soon. The Kansas City Chiefs made the steal of the NFL Draft by getting Eric Berry and it was K.C.'s best roster move since bringing in Joe Montana...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 702 reads 98 comments

  18. Brian Westbrook Lands With San Francisco 49ers: Best Backfield in the Game

    One thing that is true about today's NFL is that you can't have enough running backs. The Saints, the current champion, effectively used three backs who can run, catch, block, and even return kicks between them...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 877 reads 68 comments

  19. NCAA Violations: Who is Violating Whom?

    For decades we've heard about school after school and player after player getting in trouble for some sort of NCAA bylaw violation...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 97 reads 0 comments

  20. San Francisco Giants Search for a New General Manager

    Brian Sabean has done some good things and he's done some bad things, but one thing is for sure: He's always done controversial things...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 665 reads 6 comments

  21. For San Jose Sharks, Stage Set for Biggest Choke Ever

    Everyone in Sharks Nation wants to believe their team has this round sewn up. The players are saying the right things about the fourth game being the hardest game to win, but is this ...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 432 reads 4 comments

  22. BREAKING NEWS: Patrick Willis Signs Contract Extension With The 49ers!

    Patrick Willis will be the last San Francisco 49ers to ever wear the No. 52. P-Dub signed a five-year, $50M contract ($29M guaranteed) today, which will keep him in red and gold through 2016...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 3,195 reads 12 comments

  23. San Jose Sharks Bring Their Brooms To Detroit as They Look to Sweep Red Wings

    It's time to sweep up the dusty remains of a once great Detroit Red Wings Franchise that dominated the NHL...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 523 reads 8 comments

  24. Perfect Storm Continues in Round 2 For 49ers

    The 49ers filled another need with the Best Player Available at the 49th pick. Taylor Mays is a solid second round pick and adds a second big hitter to the starting safety duo anchored by Goldson...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 1,339 reads 51 comments

  25. Nabokov Stellar in 5-0 Shutout Victory

    The kids from Colorado skated off the ice last night like teenage boys having their hearts broken for the first time. With a fatherly arm around them, the Sharks can say "Cheer up there son...

    Brian Winett Written by Brian Winett about over 4 years ago 75 reads 2 comments