1. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for the San Francisco 49ers in 2015

    Are the San Francisco 49ers going to be that bad in 2015? Or will the 49ers wind up surprising many and be much better than the pundits might think? These questions, and more, ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 2 days ago 14,935 reads 25 comments

  2. Ranking San Francisco 49ers' 10 Most Important Players in 2015

    The San Francisco 49ers are a talented team heading into the 2015 NFL season. Forget any notion that San Francisco will be a bottom-dwelling franchise within the NFC West this season...

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  3. How Can Eric Mangini Get Most out of 49ers Defense in 2015?

    Despite the flurry of offseason changes that have fallen upon the San Francisco 49ers , defensive coordinator Eric Mangini 's defensive squad appears to remain in good shape heading into the 2015 NFL season...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 13 days ago 9,011 reads 18 comments

  4. San Francisco 49ers: Early 2015 Awards Predictions

    The 2015 NFL season isn't yet upon us, so the time might be too soon to start making predictions toward which San Francisco 49ers players will take home end-of-season awards. Or maybe it's not...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 20 days ago 11,120 reads 25 comments

  5. Who Should Emerge as 49ers' No. 3 Wide Receiver in 2015?

    The San Francisco 49ers have all but figured out who their starting two wide receivers will be in the upcoming 2015 NFL season. Veterans Anquan Boldin and Torrey Smith are almost assured to occupy the Nos...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 27 days ago 15,635 reads 24 comments

  6. How 49ers Offense, Defense Compare to Rest of NFC West

    Competition within the vaunted NFC West won't get any easier for the San Francisco 49ers as they look to rebound from a bumpy offseason. The team experienced plenty of changes in its offense, defense and within the coaching staff...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 1 month ago 12,853 reads 19 comments

  7. San Francisco 49ers: Biggest Position Battles Heading into Training Camp

    The San Francisco 49ers have wrapped up their mandatory minicamp and are poised to look forward to training camp when it opens in late July. San Francisco has seen plenty of turnover this offseason...

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  8. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Veterans Poised for Bounce-Back Season

    The San Francisco 49ers will need exemplary performances from a number of their key veterans in the upcoming 2015 NFL season...

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  9. San Francisco 49ers: Best in-House Options to Replace RT Anthony Davis

    Noteworthy San Francisco 49ers ' retirements have been a major story this offseason. Right tackle Anthony Davis is the latest Niner to hang up his cleats. Davis announced his retirement on June 5, as reported via the team's website ...

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  10. Ranking San Francisco 49ers' Most Important New Starters

    Only 16 players remain from the San Francisco 49ers ' Super Bowl XLVII roster—a number that has dwindled significantly after what has been a wild offseason for the Red and Gold...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 1 month ago 7,673 reads 24 comments

  11. Who Are San Francisco 49ers' Biggest Wild Cards Entering 2015 Season?

    2015 has already proved to be a tumultuous year for the San Francisco 49ers . The year has marked a change in almost the entire coaching staff. Losses of a number of key players have also clouded the future of this franchise...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 1 month ago 9,361 reads 24 comments

  12. Analyzing San Francisco 49ers 5 Deepest Roster Spots

    The San Francisco 49ers head toward the 2015 season and are fortunate enough to have bolstered a number of critical positions via free agency and the NFL draft...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 2 months ago 8,599 reads 32 comments

  13. Breaking Down San Francisco 49ers' Best Replacement Options for Justin Smith

    San Francisco 49ers ' longtime defensive end Justin Smith is gone. The 35-year-old veteran announced his retirement from the NFL via a team statement last Monday. Smith's decision isn't exactly a shock...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 2 months ago 11,885 reads 14 comments

  14. Assessing SS Jaquiski Tartt's 2015 Role with the 49ers

    On paper, the San Francisco 49ers did not need to add a safety in the 2015 NFL draft. But San Francisco did so anyway—drafting former Samford safety Jaquiski Tartt with its second-round pick...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 2 months ago 12,500 reads 36 comments

  15. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Each San Francisco 49ers Rookie

    The days and weeks following the NFL draft provide plenty of excitement and anticipation for rookie players joining pro teams for the first time...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 17,784 reads 25 comments

  16. Breaking Down 49ers' Roster After the 2015 NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers ' actions in the 2015 NFL draft are complete, and head coach Jim Tomsula's team has added a number of undrafted free agents (UDFAs) to get the roster close to 90 players...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 14,064 reads 27 comments

  17. An in-Depth Look at 49ers' Most Intriguing Selection, OLB Eli Harold

    The San Francisco 49ers focused on defense over the first three rounds of the 2015 NFL draft. While the 49ers' first two picks—defensive end Arik Armstead ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 11,903 reads 42 comments

  18. 49ers 2015 Draft: Aggregating Report Card Grades from Around the Web

    All the picks are in from the 2015 NFL draft, and analysts from around the media are summing up their assessments on how each team performed over three days in Chicago...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 21,773 reads 118 comments

  19. San Francisco 49ers: Complete 2015 NFL Draft Wrap-Up and Analysis

    The 2015 NFL draft is now complete, and the San Francisco 49ers were able to land 10 prospects in Rounds 1 through 7. General manager Trent Baalke was able to reinforce a number of needs that the 49ers carried into the draft...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 18,736 reads 99 comments

  20. TE Rory Anderson to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers ' final pick in the 2015 NFL draft brought in the team's second tight end prospect: South Carolina 's Rory Anderson...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 8,744 reads 10 comments

  21. OG Trenton Brown to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers continued to use their late-round 2015 NFL draft picks to reinforce the depth along their offensive line...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 5,701 reads 6 comments

  22. Ian Silberman to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    With the 2015 NFL draft winding down, the San Francisco 49ers elected to grab offensive tackle Ian Silberman out of Boston College in the sixth round...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 9,730 reads 6 comments

  23. Bradley Pinion to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The 49ers traded down in Round 5 of the 2015 NFL draft and selected punter Bradley Pinion out of Clemson. He is quite a reach for San Francisco in the fifth round and was the first specialist taken in the draft, per Christian Gin of Examiner...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 8,964 reads 68 comments

  24. WR DeAndre Smelter to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    General manager Trent Baalke accomplished two things during the late stages of Round 4 of the 2015 NFL draft. He drafted the team's first wide receiver and also selected the first player of the All-ACL team...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 13,082 reads 35 comments

  25. RB Mike Davis to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The running back position was not a large-scale need for the San Francisco 49ers in the 2015 NFL draft. But general manager Trent Baalke elected to pick up South Carolina running back Mike Davis in Round 4...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 10,113 reads 11 comments