1. San Francisco 49ers: Ranking Alex Smith's Most Valuable Weapons in 2012

    The San Francisco 49ers will enter training camp with a roster bursting with talent. Trent Baalke and Jim Harbaugh have not only addressed the 49ers ' weaknesses, but, in addition, they have added depth in areas of strength...

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  2. Comparing Each San Francisco 49ers 2012 Draft Pick to a Current NFL Player

    The 49ers did not ace the 2012 NFL draft , but they did come away with a few projects and solid depth. I'm not here to grade the 49ers' draft picks, as many of my peers have already done that...

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  3. San Francisco 49ers Mock Draft: Final 7-Round Mock Before the Actual Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers , and their fans in particular, will enter the upcoming NFL draft with enthusiasm and confidence...

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  4. 2012 NFL Draft: Make or Break Draft for San Francisco 49ers

    With the 2012 NFL draft approaching, the San Francisco 49ers should understand the importance of this year's draft...

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  5. San Francisco 49ers: Best-Case Scenarios in the 2012 NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers will look to improve upon their 13-3 regular-season record from last year, but more importantly, they hope to finish the upcoming season with a Super Bowl appearance and/or victory...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers Mock Draft 2012: 1st Full 7-Round Predictions of April

    After acing free agency, the 49ers will now turn their attention to the NFL draft, where in recent seasons they've had massive success. The Niners must address several positions of need, or at least, for depth purposes...

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  7. 5 Reasons the San Francisco 49ers Will Be Even Better in 2012

    The dust has somewhat settled after a surprisingly hectic free-agency period. Mario Williams in Buffalo ? Peyton Manning in Denver ? Randy Moss in San Fran? What a period for the NFL , and in this case, the NFC West...

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  8. How the Rest of the Divison's Free Agency Plans Affect 49ers

    Jeff Fisher in St. Louis? Matt Flynn in Seattle? The NFC West is no longer the divisional bottom dweller. This has turned into the Wild Wild West. The 49ers will face stiff competition for the coveted NFC West crown in the 2012-2013 NFL season...

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  9. San Francisco 49ers Mock Draft: Take a Look at DraftTek's Latest 7-Round Mock

    With draft talk heating up, fans are scrounging the Internet for up-to-date mock drafts detailing their team's next possible superstar. As a fan myself, I can relate. 49ers fans are no different...

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  10. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Veterans Set to Be Released That the 49ers Should Pick Up

    With the culmination of the NFL Combine, fans eagerly await what will be considered one of the more anticipated NFL drafts...

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  11. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Most Underrated Players

    The 2011-2012 season was a magical one for both the organization and 49ers fans alike. A 13-3 regular season record was capped off with a upset win over the "favored" New Orleans Saints in the divisional round of the playoffs...

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  12. 2012 NFL Free Agents: 5 Players the San Francisco 49ers Should Target

    The San Francisco 49ers will enter the offseason with stability––something this organization has lacked over the years, after a magical 2012 season that left them two special team blunders away from a Super Bowl berth...

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  13. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Big Names the San Francisco 49ers Must Avoid

    With no looming lockouts in sight, the upcoming offseason will remain undisturbed. We can expect full training camps, free agency (in its entirety) and the usual draft chatter...

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  14. San Francisco 49ers: How Much Is Alex Smith Really Worth?

    The San Francisco 49ers will enter the offseason with both confidence and—more importantly—continuity...

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  15. 5 Players Trent Baalke Should Target in the Draft

    The sting of Sunday's loss still lingers but 49ers fans should not waver. This was a successful season, win or lose. Talking about the loss and the crucial mistakes that brought this misfortune, will only further the pain...

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  16. 5 Free Agents the San Francisco 49ers Should Let Walk This Offseason

    After the thrilling finish in the divisional round against Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints , the San Francisco 49ers are now preparing to butt heads with the New York Football Giants for NFC supremacy...

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  17. San Francisco 49ers Year in Review: Handing out the Best of and Worst of Awards

    The San Francisco 49ers will face off against the New Orleans Saints this Saturday for the right to play in the NFC Conference championship game. After amassing a 13-3 regular season record, the 49ers will face their stiffest test to date...

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  18. NFL Playoffs 2012: 5 Rookies in the Spotlight

    The NFL playoffs kick off Saturday and with the start of the postseason, an unusual amount of rookies will play crucial roles in their teams success––or failure...

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  19. San Francisco 49ers: 3 Smiths Primed for Awards

    The NFL will announce the AP awards during Super Bowl Sunday and throughout the Super Bowl week. It's a bit ironic, considering the NFL wants to create extra drama yet in-game theatrics are frowned upon...

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  20. NFL Playoff Scenarios: San Francisco 49ers' 5 Best 1-on-1 Matchups

    The San Francisco 49ers finish the season against the putrid St. Louis Rams , and with their 13th win — or a New Orleans Saints loss — the 49ers will lock up a first-round bye...

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  21. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Backup QBs That Could Succeed in Niners Offense

    With Alex Smith at the helm, the San Francisco 49ers have all but locked up a first-round bye for the 2011 postseason...

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  22. Braylon Edwards Doesn't Deserve a Spot on San Francisco's Postseason Roster

    The San Francisco 49ers ' 20-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday Night Football has once again put the NFC West champions in the lead for the second seed in the NFC––the ...

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  23. 5 San Francisco 49ers Who Deserve Most Credit for Drastic Turnaround

    This should be a great test for both squads. The Steelers , while riding a four game win streak, may be without quarterback , Ben Roethlisberger . While the 49ers may be without their defense captain in all pro-linebacker, Patrick Willis...

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  24. Jim Harbaugh: 5 Secrets to Success of 49ers' Head Coach

    This is probably not the best time to heap praise on Jim Harbaugh, considering the San Francisco 49ers suffered an ugly Week 14 loss at the hands of their divisional rivals, the Arizona Cardinals ...

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  25. Week 13 Start 'Em Sit 'Em: 5 Receivers You'd Be Foolish to Sit

    Week 13 of the NFL season approaches (minus the Thursday matchup), and with that, the conclusion of fantasy season looms...

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