1. Sergio Romo: Will He Last as the San Francisco Giants' Full-Time Closer?

    When Brian Wilson went down in the first week of the 2012 season, many Giants fans panicked. Some lost hope for the whole year...

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  2. San Francisco 49ers: Did Jim Harbaugh and/or the Refs Cost Them a Championship?

    So close. The San Francisco 49ers , for the second consecutive year, were so close. Last year, it was a fumbled punt (or two) that clearly cost them the NFC Championship. This year, they won the NFC Championship but failed to win in the Super Bowl ...

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  3. Peyton Manning: Does He Deserve the Heat He Gets for His Playoff 'Struggles?'

    I'll admit it: I wasn't too happy with Peyton Manning for throwing a pivotal interception in overtime against the Ravens in the divisional playoffs. However, I was able to see that he didn't cost the team the game...

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  4. SF 49ers: 3 X-Factors Who Will Be Crucial for Them in Super Bowl XLVII

    The San Francisco 49ers were far from perfect against the Atlanta Falcons , but they were good enough to win. However, it's going to take a big day from a lot of players to boost the 49ers past the Ravens in Super Bowl 47 ...

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  5. Super Bowl XLVII Preview: Which Team Has the Upper Hand?

    Raise your hands if you predicted Baltimore and San Francisco to meet in Super Bowl 47 at the beginning of the playoffs. And everyone, put your hands down. You didn't predict it...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers: Why Running the Football Early and Often Will Be Crucial

    Going into the playoffs, a lot of fans, including me, were worried sick about Greg Roman's pass-happy nature and how the 49ers would fare because of it...

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  7. Super Bowl 47 Preview: Who Has the Edge at Each Position?

    Baltimore and San Francisco weren't supposed to be playing each other in the Super Bowl. However, the two teams fought through remarkable adversity and are heading to the Super Bowl...

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  8. Super Bowl XLVII: Does Colin Kaepernick or Joe Flacco Have the Edge at QB?

    At the beginning of the playoffs, it would have been absolutely ridiculous to predict John and Jim Harbaugh facing off in Super Bowl XLVII ...

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  9. Justin Smith: Why He Is the 49ers' X-Factor for the NFC Championship

    How good are the 49ers without Justin Smith ? Not good. That's why they lost by 29 to the Seahawks and had some early trouble with the Arizona Cardinals ...

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  10. Colin Kaepernick: Will He Have to Be a More Traditional QB to Beat Atlanta?

    Colin Kaepernick simply had a fun day against the unprepared Green Bay Packers Saturday night. But he won't have it as easy against the Falcons ...

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  11. 2013 NFL Playoffs: 4 Keys to Success for the 49ers in the NFC Championship

    Usually, you aren't happy when a team wins and you are forced to travel. But the 49ers can't be complaining about playing the Falcons . San Francisco will be traveling to Atlanta to face the top-seeded Falcons on Sunday for the NFC Championship...

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  12. Colin Kaepernick Silences Critics, Proves Elite with Great Game Against Packers

    I'll admit it: I did not believe in Colin Kaepernick when Harbaugh gave him the start against the Saints . And I wasn't alone. But if I wasn't convinced by Kaepernick 's superb playoff showing against the Packers , I would be alone...

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  13. 2013 NFL Playoffs: 4 Keys to Success for the 49ers in the Divisional Round

    The San Francisco 49ers are a very talented football team, but it will take a lot, even at home, for them to beat the Green Bay Packers. Green Bay possesses Aaron Rodgers, the 2011 NFL MVP and the Super Bowl 45 MVP...

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  14. 2013 NFL Playoffs: Breaking Down How the Broncos Can Manhandle the Ravens

    The Denver Broncos have been dominating lately. However, for people to remember their incredible season, Denver needs to win at least one playoff game. They have home-field advantage locked up and a matchup against the Baltimore Ravens coming up...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 2,736 reads 13 comments

  15. Greg Roman: Why the 49ers Offensive Coordinator Needs to Get Frank Gore Involved

    San Francisco remembers the pain of the 2012 NFL playoffs, and all they want to do is win the Super Bowl and erase those memories. But if Greg Roman doesn ’t do his job well, the 49ers will endure another offseason of pain...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 494 reads 50 comments

  16. San Francisco 49ers: What Is Their Most Favorable Divisional Round Matchup?

    The 49ers may have a first-round bye, but their first playoff game won't be easy, no matter who they are up against. San Francisco will likely face Green Bay but, if the Packers lose, they will face the Seahawks or Redskins ...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 3,578 reads 33 comments

  17. 2013 NFL Playoffs: Breaking Down the San Francisco 49ers' Kicker Situation

    When Baltimore Ravens fans hear Billy Cundiff's name, they cringe. Now, that fate might just come upon the San Francisco 49ers , who signed the inconsistent kicker...

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  18. 2013 NFL Playoffs: What Is the Most Favorable Divisional Game for the Broncos?

    When the Denver Broncos locked up the first seed by demolishing the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, millions of football fans put the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship game automatically...

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  19. Colin Kaepernick: Is His Breakout Game a Sign of Things to Come in the Playoffs?

    There has been controversy about the 49ers' quarterback situation ever since Alex Smith was benched, but Colin Kaepernick silenced a few of those critics with a good game against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday...

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  20. Peyton Manning: Why He Deserves NFL MVP Over Adrian Peterson

    Adrian Peterson came nine yards away from setting the record for rushing yards in a season. He made everything look easy this year, as he transformed the Minnesota Vikings from a 3-13 team last season into a playoff participant in 2012...

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  21. 2013 NFL Playoffs: 4 Things That Must Happen for the 49ers to Taste Success

    The San Francisco 49ers are trying to get to the Super Bowl, but right now, they are playing like they want to lose...

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  22. Golden State Warriors: Which Players Deserve Consideration for an All-Star Spot?

    When you think of the Golden State Warriors , offense is usually the first, or one of the first, things that comes to your mind. Star players aren't...

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  23. Breaking Down How the Denver Broncos Can Steamroll Their Playoff Competition

    Right now, the Denver Broncos seem to be unbeatable. And now that they are the first seed in the AFC, it will be even harder to beat them. Denver has won 11 straight and is as hot as can be...

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  24. Golden State Warriors: Why They Can Make a Deep Playoff Run

    If you ask Dirk Nowitzki or any members of the 2006-07 Dallas Mavericks team about the Golden State Warriors , they probably won’t give you an answer...

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  25. Fantasy Baseball: 4 Underrated Players Who Will Have Great Seasons

    Every year, in sports, there are underrated players who break onto the scene with great performances. And, every year, people try to predict who those players will be. And this year, I have some ideas...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 4,460 reads 1 comments