1. Dissecting Most Crucial Matchups in 49ers Week 6 Contest with Cardinals

    The San Francisco 49ers (3-2) will host the Arizona Cardinals (3-2) at Candlestick Park this Sunday in what should be a riveting contest between divisional rivals...

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  2. Texans vs. 49ers: Live Grades and Analysis for San Francisco

    The San Francisco 49ers dominated the Houston Texans , 34-3, on Sunday. Frank Gore and the 49ers defense proved too much for Matt Schaub and the Texans. The 49ers (3-2) stay in Candlestick Park to face the Arizona Cardinals in Week 6...

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  3. 5 Burning Questions the San Francisco 49ers Still Must Answer

    After besting Sam Bradford and the St. Louis Rams , 35-11, the San Francisco 49ers (2-2) are tied for second place with the Arizona Cardinals in the NFC West. The Seattle Seahawks (4-0) currently sit atop the a division throne...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 1 year ago 11,475 reads 74 comments

  4. 49ers vs. Rams: Live Grades and Analysis for San Francisco

    The 49ers secured a divisional victory Thursday night on the strength of Frank Gore and a tenacious running attack, besting the Rams, 35-11. Check out final grades and analysis below...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 1 year ago 7,804 reads 51 comments

  5. What We've Learned About San Francisco 49ers Through 3 Games

    If you told me before the season started that the San Francisco 49ers would lose consecutive games by a combined score of 56-10, I would snort in derision and throw my arms in the ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 1 year ago 3,636 reads 40 comments

  6. Colts vs. 49ers: Live Grades and Analysis for San Francisco

    In a shocking outcome, Andrew Luck and his Indianapolis Colts went into Candlestick Park and defeated the 49ers, 27-7. Check out final grades and analysis below...

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  7. Why the San Francisco 49ers Will Bounce Back in Week 3

    The San Francisco 49ers ' lopsided loss to the Seattle Seahawks this past Sunday was reminiscent of the beatdown they suffered in Week 16 of last season. The opponent? Well, it was the Seattle Seahawks, if it somehow slipped your mind...

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  8. 49ers vs. Seahawks: Live Grades and Analysis for San Francisco

    The Seattle Seahawks came away with a statement win, defeating the San Francisco 49ers 29-3. In this heavyweight battle, the Seahawks' defense came out on top. Check out final grades and analysis below...

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  9. 5 San Francisco 49ers Players Poised for a Breakout Game in Week 2

    In what was surely the game of the week, the San Francisco 49ers and Green Bay Packers put on a show for NFL fans. The 49ers came out victorious, defeating the Packers, 34-28, but it wasn't without a battle...

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  10. Packers vs. 49ers: Live Grades and Analysis for San Francisco 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers came out victorious in a thrilling NFC matchup, besting the Green Bay Packers , 34-28. Check out final grades and analysis below...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 7,617 reads 21 comments

  11. Full Week 1 Stat Predictions for San Francisco 49ers Offense

    With the preseason finally wrapped up, we can focus all our attention on the much-anticipated start of the regular season. For the San Francisco 49ers , the Green Bay Packers are first at-bat...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 10,035 reads 26 comments

  12. Making the Call on 49ers' Hardest Remaining Cuts

    NFL teams were given a 4 p.m. ET deadline to trim their roster to a maximum of 75 players. Of course, this is only the first round of cuts before teams must reduce their roster to the mandated 53...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 18,337 reads 20 comments

  13. 5 Unheralded Players Poised to Break out for 49ers in 2013-14

    The San Francisco 49ers hope to avenge their Super Bowl loss in the upcoming season. However, has this team reached its collective potential? How can an already great team get ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 15,597 reads 10 comments

  14. Start, Keep, Cut: All Offensive Positions Edition for San Francisco 49ers

    Week 1 of the NFL preseason is in the books. If you despise the preseason, I can't blame you. However, this four-week appetizer does have its purposes. Naturally, coaches and front office personnel use the preseason to shape and form their rosters...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 16,365 reads 93 comments

  15. 49ers Players in Serious Danger of Being Cut

    With the regular season debuting less than a month from now, actual football can finally be discussed. Of course, not everything is dandelions and daisies when it comes to football...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 17,195 reads 32 comments

  16. Breaking Down 49ers Depth Chart at the Start of Training Camp

    With training camp starting, we can officially say football is back. The dreadful offseason is finally over. No more discussions on opposing team hats or anything of that matter, just football...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 8,282 reads 24 comments

  17. Ranking the Best 49ers Quarterbacks over the Last Decade

    Over the last decade, the San Francisco 49ers have been a laughingstock at quarterback. From the great memories of Steve Young and Joe Montana, the shuffling of starting quarterbacks ...

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  18. What Every Fan Needs to Know About the 2013 49ers

    During the boring parts of the offseason, NFL fans tend to cling to any story relating to their favorite teams...

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  19. 5 Potential Breakout Players for the San Francisco 49ers in 2013

    The San Francisco 49ers haven't been media shy over the last few weeks. Just ask Vernon Davis and Jim Harbaugh . Of course, this is the slowest part of the offseason, so expect some topics to spill away from actual football...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 21,620 reads 45 comments

  20. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Players Firmly on the Roster Bubble

    With the exception of the Michael Crabtree injury, everything has gone as usual for Jim Harbaugh and his San Francisco 49ers . Of course, the offseason did have some notable headlines...

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  21. San Francisco 49ers: Why Patrick Willis and NaVorro Bowman Are a Special Tandem

    In terms of pure talent, the San Francisco 49ers stand above all in the NFL . They have the balance on both offense and defense that makes coaches not named Jim Harbaugh salivate at the mouth...

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  22. Predicting 49ers Depth Chart, Post OTAs

    While OTAs are considered "voluntary," the 49ers usually have good attendance, especially when it comes to veteran players. Just look at Anquan Boldin, who skipped the Baltimore Ravens White House trip with President Obama...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 13,050 reads 22 comments

  23. 5 Reasons Each 49ers WR Could Fill Michael Crabtree's Production

    After a strong showing in free agency and the NFL draft, the San Francisco 49ers entered OTAs as likely Super Bowl favorites for the 2013 season. That is, until Michael Crabtree tore his Achilles tendon...

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  24. San Francisco 49ers: The Best Rookie Storylines

    While the start of OTAs opened with some grim news—that of Michael Crabtree 's Achilles tendon injury, of course—at least football is inching closer and closer as we speak...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 1 year ago 2,483 reads 37 comments

  25. How Colin Kaepernick Can Claim MVP Title in 2013

    Hopefully many of you enjoyed my previous piece detailing the best quarterback in the NFC West. Now, I shift my focus to Colin Kaepernick and his much anticipated 2013 appearance...

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