1. Alex Smith and San Francisco 49ers Down Cross-Bay Rival Oakland Raiders

    After a poor performance against the Saints , Alex Smith, Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers offensive line rebounded with some welcomed improvement. Alex Smith looked good, going 8 for 13, with one interception...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about 3 years ago 1,021 reads 3 comments

  2. 2011 NFL Predictions: Division-by-Division, Playoff Picks for Year of Parity

    The clacking cleats through the tunnel as the cheers and chants reign down on stadiums across the country open as they for business, filled with fans. Players storm onto the crisp, freshly painted gridiron...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about 3 years ago 451 reads 4 comments

  3. Winnipeg Jets, Manitoba Moose, Winnitoba Falcons? Let the Debate Continue

    True North said that fans will not know the team or city name of the team until 13,000 season tickets are sold...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about over 3 years ago 1,812 reads 20 comments

  4. Realigning the NHL into 4 Divisions and Reintroducing the Divisional Playoff

    Okay, I would gather that you know the Atlanta Thrashers have been sold and are moving to Winnipeg to become the Winnipeg Whatchyamuhcallits or the Manitoba Somethingorothers...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about over 3 years ago 676 reads 3 comments

  5. Stanley Cup Finals: Vancouver Canucks Win Game 1 in Literal Last-Seconds Finish

    Unfortunately, I didn't get to see the majority of this game. No I wasn't running errands or watching baseball...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about over 3 years ago 266 reads 2 comments

  6. Sharks Need More Than Just Their "A" Game...They Need Their A+ Game

    Let's give credit where credit is due. The Vancouver Canucks have not made it this far for no reason. Sure they were the best team in the NHL, but the playoffs are a different season...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about over 3 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  7. The 49ers Status: Mike Singletary Fired; Coach Search Heats Up.

    During the offseason, teams have the "state of..." meetings and press conferences to tell media and fans what to expect for the upcoming season...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about almost 4 years ago 399 reads 0 comments

  8. NFL: If You Don't Want Sub .500 Teams in Postseason, Get Rid of Conferences

    With all the talk about the NFC west that may very well wind up with a 7-9 team as the division winner and hosting a playoff game, against a team with a better record...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about almost 4 years ago 432 reads 3 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers: Who Will Be the No. 1 QB for the Team in 2011?

    Writing post game from Thursday night's supposed game. After getting thrashed 34-7, the 49ers have fallen to 5-9—though amazingly, they are still in the division race...

    Matt Mackowski Written by Matt Mackowski about almost 4 years ago 1,743 reads 12 comments