1. San Francisco 49ers Preseason: Week 1 Notes

    I attended the 49ers first preseason game of the year, and here are a few thoughts. Alex Smith doesn't need to throw the ball. The 49ers running game was that dominant in the preseason opener...

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  2. 49ers Training Camp: Grading Each Position

    Can you believe football is almost here? The offseason was a blur, but of course it helps when your team makes offseason headlines. And that the 49ers did, by bringing in Randy Moss and pursuing Peyton Manning...

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  3. San Francisco 49ers 2012 NFL Mock Draft

    It's finally here...the 2012 NFL draft . The draft is an important event because it gives every team the chance to improve, no matter where you placed in the standings...

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  4. 49ers 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Rounds 1-4

    In my last article I ranked the team's offseason needs by position. The 49ers have addressed some of those positions through free agency but work still needs to be done, like for ...

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  5. Ranking the 49ers' Offseason Needs by Position

    Though the San Francisco 49ers season ended in heart-breaking fashion against the New York Giants in the NFC Championship game, for the first time in while they are in a good position heading into the offseason...

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  6. 2012 NFL Playoffs: 5 Keys to the 49ers Beating the Saints

    After waiting for nine years, 49ers fans tomorrow will finally get their chance to see the 49ers back in the playoffs. The 49ers will have their work cut out for them tomorrow as they play the New Orleans Saints ...

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  7. 2012 Pro Bowl: Which 49ers Were Snubbed

    Every sport tries to show their appreciation for the best players. Unfortunately, more often than not the fans are left to decide who is the best...

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  8. NFL Playoff Picture: The San Francisco 49ers and First or Second Seed

    Perhaps in no other sport does a team's seed have as much of an impact on their postseason as in NFL football...

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  9. San Francisco 49ers: Are They Letting Up, or Have Teams Figured Them Out?

    In the past three weeks, the San Francisco 49ers have appeared vulnerable. Are we seeing this side of the 49ers because they've taken their foot off the gas pedal as a result of ...

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  10. Alex Smith: 5 Questions Worth Asking Before Re-Signing San Francisco 49ers QB

    Perhaps there is still hope for Alex Smith after all. Under Smith, the 49ers have a 9-2 record, and he continues to have a career year. And for once, Smith is hearing cheers at Candlestick Park instead of the boo birds...

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  11. Comparing the 2011 San Francisco 49ers to the 2000 Super Bowl Champion Ravens

    The 2000 Ravens were not your typical Super Bowl championship team. They did not have a Peyton Manning or Drew Brees . Instead they had Trent Dilfer, the former first round pick that never met expectations...

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  12. Carlos Rogers: The 49ers' Best Offseason Transaction of 2011

    Arguably the biggest issue the San Francisco 49ers had to address in the off-season was the secondary. Lucky for the 49ers, the NFL 's top cornerbacks were free agents...

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  13. Frank Gore and Kendall Hunter: Why They Should Split Carries for the 49ers

    Is it better to have two running backs that complement each other? Or is it better to have one star running back? Well, there is no right answer...

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  14. What Must Happen for the 49ers to Make the Playoffs

    The 49ers are 2-1, but before you proclaim Jim Harbaugh a genius and predict a playoff berth, remind yourself that the 49ers have been in this position before...

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