1. San Francisco 49ers: What to Expect from the Defense in 2015

    The San Francisco 49ers have myriad question marks as they head into the summer. One of the questions that must be answered: How good will the pass rush and pass defense perform ...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 1 month ago 8,057 reads 40 comments

  2. San Francisco Giants Draft Analysis: Potential Targets in the First Round

    The 2015 MLB amateur draft is being held on June 8-10. This is a time for all teams to bolster and fortify their prospect list and add talent to their organization...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 1 month ago 2,418 reads 3 comments

  3. SF 49ers: Full Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart Analysis at Wide Receiver

    The San Francisco 49ers had six wide receivers play at least some role in the offense this past season. Anquan Boldin led the way with 83 catches, followed by Michael Crabtree 's 68 and Stevie Johnson's 35...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 months ago 10,971 reads 46 comments

  4. Re-Evaluating the San Francisco Giants' Top Draft Picks from the Past Decade

    The San Francisco Giants have used the amateur draft to build and fortify their roster. Brian Sabean and Bobby Evans have done a good job with the scouting and development of young talent throughout the Giants' organization...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 months ago 7,479 reads 4 comments

  5. Stock Up, Stock Down for the San Francisco Giants' Top 10 Prospects in Week 7

    The 2015 baseball season is now in full swing for the San Francisco Giants and their minor league affiliates. After the first week of the season, I filed a similar report on how the Giants' top prospects were shaping up...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 months ago 4,416 reads 1 comments

  6. Grading the San Francisco 49ers' Most Improved Positional Units This Offseason

    The San Francisco 49ers finished the 2014 season with a record of 8-8 and missed the playoffs for the first time in the Jim Harbaugh era...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 months ago 7,868 reads 27 comments

  7. 5 Biggest Takeaways from the 1st Month of the San Francisco Giants' Season

    The 2015 season is roughly a month old and we have already seen several highs and lows. Such is the ebb and flow of a long season and one of Giants manager Bruce Bochy 's strengths is that he knows not to get too high or too low, early on...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 3 months ago 4,263 reads 2 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers: Analysis and Grades for Last 5 Draft Classes

    The 2015 NFL draft has just been concluded, and the San Francisco 49ers selected 10 players from the college ranks. These fresh new faces will compete for roster spots and playing time...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 3 months ago 11,075 reads 140 comments

  9. Early Grades for All of the San Francisco Giants' Offseason Acquisitions

    The 2015 season is in full swing, and the month of April has been a tumultuous on for the San Francisco Giants . The Giants have a record of 9-13 and are in last place in the NL West...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 3 months ago 5,388 reads 7 comments

  10. 5 Most Likely Scenarios for San Francisco 49ers' 1st Round Draft Pick

    Much has been written about the missteps and bad luck of Trent Baalke and the 49ers organization this offseason...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 3 months ago 16,892 reads 129 comments

  11. San Francisco Giants: Patience or Panic with 5 Troubling Early-Season Starts

    The San Francisco Giants won their first series of the year against Arizona and then went through a tough stretch. The team lost eight consecutive games and is fighting to get back to the ...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 3 months ago 1,210 reads 14 comments

  12. Stock Up, Stock Down for the San Francisco Giants' Top 10 Prospects in Week 1

    The San Francisco Giants have not received enough credit for developing major league talent through their minor league system...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 3,147 reads 7 comments

  13. San Francisco 49ers: Round-by-Round Draft Targets

    The San Francisco 49ers enter the 2015 draft with nine overall selections. In addition to the seven picks they had, the 49ers were awarded compensatory picks in the fourth and seventh rounds...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 10,485 reads 62 comments

  14. San Francisco Giants: Biggest Storylines at the Start of the 2015 Season

    The San Francisco Giants have won three of their first four games. In traditional Giants fashion, all of the games have been close, tightly contested contests. In recent history, the Giants have excelled in these types of games...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 1,229 reads 0 comments

  15. San Francisco 49ers: Identifying a Perfect Draft Replacement for Patrick Willis

    The tumultuous offseason for the San Francisco 49ers got dramatically worse when Patrick Willis announced his retirement. Over the span of his eight-year NFL career, Willis was arguably the best player at his position...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 16,717 reads 76 comments

  16. 5 Reasons to Be Optimistic for the San Francisco Giants' 2015 Season

    The San Francisco Giants embark on the 2015 campaign with one goal in mind: They want to defend their World Series title and win it again...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 6,106 reads 10 comments

  17. Complete San Francisco Giants 2015 Season Preview

    As the San Francisco Giants embark on their quest to defend the 2014 World Series title, there are many questions that must be answered over a very long season...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 11,947 reads 17 comments

  18. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Key Stats That Must Improve in 2015

    The San Francisco 49ers finished the 2014 season with a record of 8-8. The 49ers missed the playoffs for the first time under Jim Harbaugh, whose four-year run as head coach came to a contentious end...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 5,953 reads 15 comments

  19. Final Prediction for San Francisco Giants' Key Spring Training Position Battles

    As the San Francisco Giants prepare for their regular-season opener, there are still a few roster questions that must be answered. Fortunately, the starting eight position players appear set, even with the injury to Hunter Pence...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 5,623 reads 7 comments

  20. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Players Who Are in Line for an Increased Role in 2015

    The San Francisco 49ers finished the 2014 season with a record of 8-8, missing the playoffs for the first time under then-head coach Jim Harbaugh. Little did we know how much turmoil and upheaval was to follow...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 18,966 reads 63 comments

  21. Most Disappointing San Francisco Giants Players in Spring Training so Far

    At this point in the spring, players are focused on getting their work in to be ready for the start of the season. Unless you're a rookie or marginal player trying to land a job, statistics are largely meaningless...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 17,475 reads 18 comments

  22. Grading the San Francisco 49ers' Free-Agency Plan Thus Far

    The San Francisco 49ers have had a tumultuous past few months. It started with letting Jim Harbaugh go and then looking completely disheveled as they searched for a new head coach and assistants...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 22,010 reads 79 comments

  23. San Francisco Giants: 5 Up-and-Coming Prospects to Watch in Spring Training

    In past years the San Francisco Giants minor league system was much maligned. However, the system has produced several outstanding players on the current roster such as Buster Posey, ...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 3,104 reads 0 comments

  24. Why Jaelen Strong Should Be the San Francisco 49ers' Ultimate NFL Draft Target

    The San Francisco 49ers have the 15th overall selection in the upcoming draft. The No. 1 need for the 49ers is to find a top quality wide receiver who can make plays down the field...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 12,217 reads 76 comments

  25. San Francisco Giants: What Sets Them Apart from the Other Teams in Baseball?

    The San Francisco Giants have won three world championships in five years. In today's era of free agency, that level of success qualifies as a modern-day dynasty...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 5 months ago 13,031 reads 42 comments