1. Are the San Francisco 49ers Favorites to Win the Super Bowl?

    The San Francisco 49ers ' loss to the Minnesota Vikings was unexpected, and few will begin to doubt this team's Super Bowl chances. If so, you are a fool. This was purely a let-down game...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 4,662 reads 13 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers: Where Game vs. Minnesota Vikings Will Be Won

    The San Francisco 49ers have solidified themselves as the best team in football, at least thus far. A 2-0 mark against two 2011 playoff teams will give you that title, but the 49ers face a much different team this week in the Minnesota Vikings ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 1,290 reads 1 comments

  3. San Francisco 49ers: Heroes and Zeros vs. Green Bay Packers

    The San Francisco 49ers proved victorious against the Green Bay Packers in what could turn out to be a possible NFC Championship Game preview. A stingy defense vs. an explosive offense...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 3,833 reads 4 comments

  4. San Francisco 49ers: Analyzing the 2012-13 Practice Squad

    The San Francisco 49ers finally have their complete 53-man roster. With one of the deeper rosters, unexpected cuts were bound to happen; Chris Owusu was an example of this...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 3,163 reads 0 comments

  5. Predicting the 49ers' 2012 Practice Squad Roster

    The San Francisco 49ers have shown flashes of brilliance in these first three preseason games—and unfortunately, signs of disappointment too. The offense, which many analysts and fans have raved about after the additions of Randy Moss , A...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 2,685 reads 10 comments

  6. Which San Francisco 49er Has Impressed Most in Camp?

    With the long awaited third preseason game on the horizon, the 49ers have looked a bit rusty and possibly a dab of what I call, overconfident. Defensive coordinator Vic Fangio's comments only adds fuel to the fire...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 3,839 reads 5 comments

  7. What We've Learned About Every Positional Unit During the 49ers Preseason

    Football is back! Jim Harbaugh and the San Francisco 49ers wouldn't want it any other way. The regular season doesn't start for another month or so, but at least football has returned to the masses...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 2,727 reads 8 comments

  8. 3 Ways Randy Moss Can Make a Huge Impact for 49ers in 2012

    Randy Moss donning a San Francisco 49ers Jersey? What was once considered an unlikely prospect has now become the official 'it' story of training camp for the 49ers...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 3,749 reads 50 comments

  9. L.A. Lakers vs Miami Heat: Who Has the Edge?

    Kobe vs. Lebron? This debate has raged on for years, no doubt leaving respective fans of each player with tired lungs. Who's the better player? I can't answer that, or rather, it's irrelevant at this point...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 12,235 reads 162 comments

  10. L.A. Lakers: Predicting Who Will Be the Lakers' Best Bench Player

    The Los Angeles Lakers boast one of the fiercest front lines in the NBA in addition to that Mamba guy, but what about their supporting cast—specifically, LA's bench? If ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 9,479 reads 31 comments

  11. Under-the-Radar San Francisco 49ers Ready to Break out in 2012

    The San Francisco 49ers should enter the 2012 NFL season as NFC West favorites, and possibly NFC conference darlings...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 8,526 reads 23 comments

  12. L.A. Lakers: Is Andrew Bynum or Pau Gasol More Important with Arrival of Nash?

    The Los Angeles Lakers have made significant improvements in their quest for a 17th championship, and Kobe Bryant's elusive sixth ring...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 113 reads 22 comments

  13. Why the 49ers Should Replace Dashon Goldson in 2013

    Dashon Goldson's play, much like the San Francisco 49ers squad that went 13-3 in the regular season, was a surprise to fans and analysts alike...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 7,407 reads 21 comments

  14. Dwight Howard vs. Andrew Bynum Comparison

    Will Dwight Howard find his way to Hollywood? Will Andrew Bynum give potential trade suitors the assurance they need for a long-term extension? Will the top two centers in the game ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 2 years ago 4,807 reads 29 comments

  15. Predicting Award Winners for the San Francisco 49ers 2012 Season

    With training camp looming, players both old and young will prepare for what should be an exciting 2012 NFL season. After the headache of the lockout last season, players—well, at least the young ones—will find training camp refreshing...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 3,146 reads 5 comments

  16. San Francisco 49ers: Aldon Smith Poised for Big Sophomore Campaign

    The San Francisco 49ers , a laughingstock of an organization for the past decade, will enter the 2012 season with huge expectations, after their surprising run to the NFC Conference ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 5,991 reads 24 comments

  17. 3 Most Important Backups on the Niners' Roster

    As the infamous Joe Paterno stated, "When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality." This quote rings true for this current San Francisco 49ers squad...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 5,161 reads 20 comments

  18. 3 Young San Francisco 49ers Who Will Breakout in 2012

    The San Francisco 49ers have made significant additions in free agency—especially at wide receiver—but the most improvement could come from within the organization...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 11,661 reads 29 comments

  19. San Francisco 49ers: 3 Encouraging Signs Heading into the 2012 Season

    Will the San Francisco 49ers progress in 2012, or will they falter under the enormous expectations after their success in 2011? Fans would like to think the former, but who truly ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 3,721 reads 4 comments

  20. San Francisco 49ers: How Many Touches Should Frank Gore Get a Game?

    As fans have witnessed, the NFL has become a more pass-oriented league. While most, if not all, NFL teams follow this model of success, the 49ers march to a different tune...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 2,654 reads 22 comments

  21. 4 San Francisco 49ers Who Could Regress in 2012

    The San Francisco 49ers ' breakout season was attributed to several breakout players. There is no reason to doubt several more breakout seasons by this current roster, but I suspect a few standout performers in 2011 could regress in 2012...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 3,947 reads 17 comments

  22. Which Undrafted San Francisco 49ers Have Best Chances to Contribute in 2012?

    The San Francisco 49ers will have few open roster spots, but I suspect that Jim Harbaugh will add an undrafted free agent or two. While the 49ers seem loaded at just about every position, they lack depth in a few areas...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 3,592 reads 3 comments

  23. New York Knicks' Jeremy Lin Must Now Adapt to Carmelo Anthony-Led Offense

    The New York Knicks will enter the 2012-13 season with as much uncertainty as the one before. The burning question is: How will Jeremy Lin adapt to this current Knicks team? After ...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 6,622 reads 133 comments

  24. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Trade Destinations for Pau Gasol

    After another second round bounce, the Los Angeles Lakers will undoubtedly look to improve in the coming offseason. In order to return to the promised land, they must ship Gasol out of town...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 7,034 reads 52 comments

  25. SEC Baseball Tournament 2012: Gamecocks Will Dominate LSU in Championship Game

    The two powerhouses of the SEC will likely face off in the championship game, and if so, the South Carolina Gamecocks will come away victorious...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about over 2 years ago 1,315 reads 1 comments