1. Alex Smith: Why the San Francisco 49ers' Quarterback Is Elite

    Lots of people expected big things from Alex Smith and the 49ers right away. But, he continued to disappoint 49ers fans with his struggles. Now, things are going his way. And when things go his way, they go the 49ers’ way...

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  2. Ryan Vogelsong: Can Giants Pitcher Get Back on Track in Time for the Playoffs?

    From the beginning of the season to mid-August (more than four months), Ryan Vogelsong made a pretty good case for being the San Francisco Giants ' ace and winning the Cy Young Award...

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  3. Vernon Davis, Frank Gore Strike Again as Niners Beat Lions, Improve to 2-0

    As a San Francisco Giants fan, I’m completely used to torture. Now, as a 49ers fan, I’m learning about a whole new kind of torture. San Francisco held on to beat the Lions 27-19 and improve to 2-0...

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  4. Russell Wilson: How Far Can He Take the Seattle Seahawks?

    When the Seattle Seahawks signed Matt Flynn to a $26-million contract this offseason, everyone thought he would start for the Seahawks. And I'm sure he thought so, too. But now, the Seahawks and their fans are celebrating another young quarterback...

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  5. Pablo Sandoval: What Should the San Francisco Giants Do with the Slumping Star?

    Every San Francisco Giants player has had his share of struggles this year (yes, even Buster Posey struggled for a week right before the All-Star break). But no Giants hitter has struggled as much as Pablo Sandoval is struggling now...

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  6. Cal Bears Football: Why Cal Fans Should Be Worried About Their Team

    Cal came into the 2012 season looking to exceed expectations and have a successful season. So far, not so good. Cal fell to Nevada in their season opener and held off Southern Utah 50-31 in their second game of the season, and they now stand at 1-1...

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  7. San Francisco 49ers: Why the 49ers Are Poised for Lots of Success in NFL in 2012

    Last year, the 49ers ' season was filled with good luck and bad luck (mostly good luck). However, there's no denying the team's talent. San Francisco made the NFC Championship game in 2011 and had a great chance at winning...

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  8. San Francisco Giants: Why This Year's Team Is Better Than the 2010 Team

    In 2010, a team with Aubrey Huff and Pat Burrell in the middle of the order won the World Series. Now, in 2012, that same team has Buster Posey, Pablo Sandoval and Hunter Pence in the middle of the order...

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  9. Peyton Manning: Why Broncos Fans Should Be Optimistic About Their Quarterback

    Peyton Manning's stats against the 49ers were great, and he has definitely shown some flashes of greatness during the preseason. However, some other throws have Broncos fans concerned about how Manning will fare during the regular season...

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  10. Dodgers Complete Huge Trade: Why Giants Fans Shouldn't Be Concerned

    In 2010, a team with Aubrey Huff hitting third, Pat Burrell hitting fifth and Andres Torres leading off won the World Series. And that team just happened to be the San Francisco Giants ...

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  11. San Francisco Giants: Ranking the Giants' Starting Pitchers from Best to Worst

    The San Francisco Giants have great pitchers. They have a "Big Five" of former Cy Young winners and current Cy Young candidates, and it's very tough to rank them. How do you say that a Cy Young candidate is the No...

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  12. San Francisco Giants: Why They Won't Miss Melky Cabrera

    Ever since the Giants won the 2010 World Series, being a Giants fan has been pretty fun. Fans got to celebrate a World Series title they craved so much. A band of misfits celebrated something they couldn't have imagined in their wildest dreams...

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  13. Fantasy Football 2012: 5 Underrated Rookies Poised for Great Fantasy Seasons

    To just about every football fan, fantasy football is anything but fantasy. It makes you the general manager of a football team you get to name. It puts you in charge of making sure the best team is "on the field" at all times...

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  14. Cal Bears Football: 4 Bold Predictions for the Golden Bears in 2012

    The Cal Bears have always been a good team. However, they haven’t been a great team in a long time. Under coach Jeff Tedford , Cal has reached and won numerous bowl games...

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  15. SF Giants: Previewing the Giants' Upcoming Series with the Washington Nationals

    The San Francisco Giants currently lead the NL West by one game, and they've had some tough tests this year. However, the biggest test is yet to come. San Francisco prepares to take on the Washington Nationals in a battle of two division leaders...

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  16. Fantasy Football 2012: 5 Sleeper Wide Receivers You Should Target in Your Draft

    It's that time of year again! The NFL is back! Oh, and fantasy football is too. Sorry, but summer's almost over. And it's time for everyone to start doing their homework on their fantasy football draft...

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  17. SF Giants: Bruce Bochy Is Smart to Strip Santiago Casilla of the Closer Role

    Early in the season, Bruce Bochy was able to relax a little bit in the ninth inning. Even though his star closer, Brian Wilson, went down with an elbow injury. Now, when the Giants have a small lead in the ninth, Bochy can’t relax...

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  18. Cal Bears Football: 3 Golden Bears Who Must Step Up in 2012

    The Cal Bears have always been a good team. However, being good isn't enough for Jeff Tedford 's squad. They want to be great. Cal hasn't played in the Rose Bowl since 1958, and they haven't ever played in a BCS bowl game...

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  19. SF Giants: Breaking Down What the Giants Should Do with Their Crowded Infield

    Bruce Bochy has faced some tough challenges this year, especially when it comes to managing the infield. Bochy has had to rotate players in the infield and make sure the best players are on the field for the Giants ...

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  20. MLB Playoff Preview 2012: 3 Reasons Why the Oakland Athletics Are Contenders

    At the beginning of the season, the Oakland Athletics were among the teams people left out of playoff conversations. Now, nobody can stop talking about the Swingin' A's. Oakland is just 5...

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  21. MLB Rumors: Why San Francisco Giants' Signing of Xavier Nady Was a Terrible Move

    When the Giants traded for Phillies slugger Hunter Pence , everyone thought they were done making moves in the outfield...

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  22. Why San Francisco Giants Fans Should Be Worried About Matt Cain's Struggles

    June 13 was a perfect night for Matt Cain and the San Francisco Giants . Cain tossed the first perfect game in team history, retiring all 27 Houston Astros hitters in order and striking out 14 of them...

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  23. Olympic Basketball 2012: 3 Things We Learned from Team USA's Win over Nigeria

    There are lots of good Olympic basketball teams, but the United States definitely fields the best team. Team USA scored 156 points in an 83-point win over Nigeria, and shattered multiple records in the process...

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  24. Olympic Basketball 2012: 3 Things We Learned from Spain's Win over Great Britain

    I know that Spain fields the second-best basketball team in the 2012 Olympics . However, right now, that's incredibly hard for me to believe. Why? Because I watched Spain's game against Great Britain today...

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  25. Breaking Down What the Hunter Pence Trade Means for the Giants

    Hunter Pence is a Giant, and he is getting ready to play his first game with his new team. Yesterday, multiple reports confirmed that Pence was headed to San Francisco...

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