1. San Francisco 49ers' Alex Smith: To Bust, or Not to Bust?

    That is always the question. I am not going to sit here and shell out Nostradamus predictions. Rather, I will give reasons why I believe that Alex Smith is not only going to have ...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 1,615 reads 40 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers: Five Key Preseason Match-Ups Against the Houston Texans

    This is going to be as close to a regular season game as it gets in the preseason. Week 3 has always been the game in which starters get to play a majority of the snaps, making it the biggest test of the preseason...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 1,379 reads 10 comments

  3. San Francisco 49ers: Braylon Edwards, Michael Crabtree Could Miss Week 1

    There was mounds of excitement that surrounded the San Francisco 49ers in the free-agent period after the initial push for some of the bigger names...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 1,684 reads 22 comments

  4. 2011 San Francisco 49ers: Who Will Be the Starting Cornerbacks in Week 1?

    The cornerback position is one of the most coveted and sought after positions on defense in the NFL . It is not the easiest position to find in the world...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 187 reads 2 comments

  5. 49ers vs Raiders Preseason Game No. 2: What to Hope for out of Kendall Hunter

    The running back position has become more and more expendable over recent years. It seems more and more like teams are gearing more toward using all their running backs, a running back by committee concept...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 840 reads 5 comments

  6. Is San Francisco 49ers' Kyle Williams a Diamond in the Rough?

    There were very few bright spots for the 49ers last Friday night. However, there were a few exceptions that stood out from the rest. Not much of course, but definitely some. Kyle Williams, former ASU stand out, was indeed one of those players...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 3,282 reads 53 comments

  7. The 15 Riskiest NFL Free Agents Remaining on the Market

    Week 1 of the preseason is now in the books with the Houston Texans beating Rex Ryan 's Jets last night on Monday Night Football by the score of 20-16...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 184 reads 0 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers: Sources Confirm Daunte Culpepper Coming in for a Workout

    Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported it first that, after the Saints used the 49ers as their personal punching bag Friday night, San Francisco will be bringing in former ...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 563 reads 6 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers vs. New Orleans Saints: NFL Preseason Game Recap

    Defensive Coordinator Gregg Williams of the New Orleans Saints knew that the 49ers had only 12 days with their new playbook, and it certainly showed, as he sent the house on nearly every single play...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 653 reads 7 comments

  10. 49ers vs. Saints (2011 Preseason): 2nd and 3rd Team Watch List

    It's finally here. Just over six hours left until most 49ers fans will get to watch this 2011 team under a completely new coaching staff...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 980 reads 3 comments

  11. Ranking the San Francisco 49ers' Top 11 Players on Defense (2 of 2)

    Yesterday, I wrote an article on the Top 11 players on offense (preseason edition). If you missed it, it can be seen here: http://bleacherreport...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 1,237 reads 1 comments

  12. Ranking the San Francisco 49ers' Top 11 Players on Offense (1 of 2)

    When the San Francisco 49ers decided to bring on Jim Harbaugh, the decision was not only good for the organization, but there was more than meets the eye as well...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 3,456 reads 3 comments

  13. 2011 San Francisco 49ers: The Taylor Mays Situation

    As I am sure most of you are aware by now, recently it was stated by the 49ers front office that Taylor Mays was on the trading block...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 1,403 reads 2 comments

  14. San Francisco 49ers: Who Will Be the Linebackers Under Vic Fangio in 2011?

    When new defensive coordinator Vic Fangio took the job in San Francisco, the bar was raised in expectations immediately. He coached with Dom Capers years ago and will run a similar defense...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 1,778 reads 4 comments

  15. 2011 San Francisco 49ers: Talent Galore

    The keyword thrown at the fanbase for the 49ers heading in to free agency was "patience". Much of the fanbase for the first couple days of free agency were in an uproar over the very concept of "patience" ...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about 3 years ago 1,854 reads 9 comments

  16. NFL: NFC West 2010 in Review, 2011 Team Needs and 2011 Preview

    The NFC West has been pretty detestable and easy to pick on for most of the pundits that cover the NFL over the recent years...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about over 3 years ago 1,436 reads 0 comments

  17. 2011 San Francisco 49ers: Four Key Factor's on the Road to Success

    There are many factors that team's go through each year on the road to either victory or defeat. Each one of those things will dictate the outcome of when a team's road will end in the course of a season...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about over 3 years ago 1,570 reads 4 comments

  18. NFL: The Top 15 Options at Quarterback for the 2011 San Francisco 49ers

    The shadows left behind of San Francisco 49ers quarterbacks Joe Montana and Steve Young have been monumental. Jeff Garcia was a prime example of that. Even though he had his stellar moments, the shoes left behind of both were just too big to fill...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about over 3 years ago 162 reads 53 comments

  19. San Francisco 49ers: Making 5 Cases for a Change-of-Pace Running Back

    Last April, the 49ers selected Anthony Dixon, running back from Mississippi State in the sixth round. However, the 49ers running back situation was a bit erratic this past season...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about over 3 years ago 3,091 reads 32 comments

  20. 2011 NFL Draft: Are A.J. Green and Michael Crabtree the Next Dynamic Duo?

    Leading up to the draft, speculation of team needs and desires run as wild as brush fire in Southern California when the Santa Ana winds are cranked up full blast...

    Drew Kerr Written by Drew Kerr about over 3 years ago 1,308 reads 5 comments