1. Natalie Coughlin: Analyzing Star's Impact on Olympic Swimming

    Natalie Coughlin came to London needing one Olympic medal to join fellow swimmers Dara Torres and Jenny Thompson as the most decorated female Olympians in our country's history. In 2008, Coughlin won six medals in Beijing...

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  2. Michael Phelps Begins Quest for 7 Golds with Saturday's 400 IM

    Michael Phelps begins his quest for more gold on Saturday. He currently has 16 Olympic medals in his illustrious career, 14 of them gold and two bronze. London will be Phelps' fourth Olympic games...

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  3. San Francisco 49ers: What New Wrinkles Will Vic Fangio Implement on Defense?

    San Francisco 49ers ' defensive coordinator Vic Fangio is widely regarded as one of the top defensive minds in the game of football. 49ers' head coach Jim Harbaugh wisely focuses on the offense and allows Fangio complete reign over the defense...

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  4. Should Sergio Romo Be the San Francisco Giants' Closer?

    When the season started, the Giants were set with Brian Wilson as their closer. Sergio Romo , Santiago Casilla, Javier Lopez and Jeremy Affeldt were the primary seventh and eighth inning men...

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  5. 5 San Francisco Giants Who Must Step Up for Team to Win the NL West

    The San Francisco Giants cling to a two game lead in the NL West over the Los Angeles Dodgers , with the Arizona Diamondbacks lurking only six games back. With 73 games remaining, the division is definitely up for grabs...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers: Stock Up, Stock Down for 10 Key Players Heading into Camp

    The San Francisco 49ers are only a few weeks away from the opening of training camp. Unlike 2011, when the lockout shortened the preseason, head coach Jim Harbaugh and his staff ...

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  7. 10 Storylines That Will Dominate the NFL in 2012

    The 2011 season ended with the New York Giants winning the Super Bowl over the New England Patriots. This was Eli Manning's second Super Bowl title...

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  8. 10 Bold Predictions for San Francisco Giants' Second Half

    The San Francisco Giants enter the All-Star break with a record of 46-40, a half-game behind the Los Angeles Dodgers . The Giants are in an excellent position to make their move and seize control of the division...

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  9. Frank Gore: Game-by-Game Stat Predictions in 2012

    The San Francisco 49ers found a gem when they selected Frank Gore , back in the 2005 NFL draft. He was the 65th player drafted, and the 49ers are so glad they got him. Gore has been the heart and soul of the 49ers' franchise for several years...

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  10. Jim Harbaugh and the Biggest Media Misconception About the San Francisco 49ers

    It started with Joe Montana and was carried on by Steve Young. It was the West Coast offense, a finesse-oriented passing scheme devised by Bill Walsh. Since the West Coast offense became vogue, the media has classified the 49ers as a finesse team...

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  11. 5 Biggest Roadblocks to a San Francisco 49ers Super Bowl Win This Season

    The San Francisco 49ers and their fans have soaring expectations for the coming season. In 2011, the 49ers were one of the surprise teams in the league...

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  12. San Francisco Giants: Who Is the Most Unfair All-Star Snub?

    The San Francisco Giants have four players that made the All-Star team—and deservedly so. Buster Posey, Melky Cabrera and Pablo Sandoval were voted in by the fans as starters...

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  13. SF 49ers: 5 Reasons Why Jim Harbaugh Can Get the Most out of Randy Moss

    The San Francisco 49ers have made several offseason moves over these past few months. None has been more interesting or more daring than their signing of Randy Moss ...

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  14. Tim Lincecum: 5 Drastic Ideas for Getting the Freak Back on Track

    After compiling five stellar seasons, including two Cy Young Awards, Tim Lincecum is having the roughest stretch he has ever experienced. Lincecum is currently 2-8 with a 6.07 ERA and 1...

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  15. Tim Lincecum: Time to Move Former Giants Ace to the Bullpen?

    Heading into his next start, Tim Lincecum holds a record of 2-8 with an ERA of 6.19. Although he has struck out 83 batters in 77 innings of work, he has also allowed 41 walks, and has a 1...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 years ago 2,144 reads 16 comments

  16. 12 Early Winners and Losers of the San Francisco 49ers' Offseason

    The San Francisco 49ers have made several changes to their roster this offseason. GM Trent Baalke and head coach Jim Harbaugh have acquired a great deal of talent to upgrade the offense, while keeping the 49ers' staunch defense intact...

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  17. Why the San Francisco Giants' 2012 Season Is Beginning to Remind of 2010

    The San Francisco Giants shocked the baseball world in 2010. They won their first World Series since the franchise moved west in 1958. This unique band of misfits, journeymen and youngsters came together at the right time and won it all...

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  18. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Biggest Surprises in OTAs

    The San Francisco 49ers and head coach Jim Harbaugh have completed their first set of OTAs. There were a couple of problems that arose, but for the most part, the 49ers look very good...

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  19. San Francisco Giants: Player Grades and Analysis

    As I write this, the San Francisco Giants are 33-25 and trail the Los Angeles Dodgers by four games in the NL West...

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  20. Grading the Strength of Each Position Unit Heading into San Francisco 49ers Camp

    In one short year, the San Francisco 49ers have transformed themselves into one of the top teams in the NFL . Head coach Jim Harbaugh and GM Trent Baalke are the driving force behind this transformation...

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  21. San Francisco Giants: 2012 MLB Draft Outlook

    The San Francisco Giants need to bolster the quality of their minor league talent through the 2012 MLB draft...

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  22. San Francisco 49ers: Pros and Cons of Every WR Currently on the Roster

    The San Francisco 49ers identified a major weakness on their 2011 roster. Their wide receivers had trouble getting open against tough man-to-man or press coverage...

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  23. Matt Cain vs. Madison Bumgarner: Which Giant Will Win a Cy Young First?

    The San Francisco Giants already have two former Cy Young Award winners on their pitching staff in Barry Zito and Tim Lincecum, a two-time winner. The Giants have two other solid candidates who could win the award at some point in their careers...

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  24. San Francisco 49ers: 10 Players That Need to Prove Themselves This Offseason

    The San Francisco 49ers were just a play or two away from going to the Super Bowl last season. Head coach Jim Harbaugh has stated that he wants competition at every position and he is getting just that...

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  25. San Francisco Giants: 5 Major Problems and How to Fix Them

    The 2012 version of the San Francisco Giants has shown some major flaws and is fighting to remain near the .500 level. Manager Bruce Bochy, who did such a wonderful job guiding the Giants to the 2010 World Series title, has his work cut out this year...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about over 2 years ago 5,495 reads 36 comments