1. San Francisco 49ers' 5 Biggest Question Marks Ahead of Training Camp

    Last week we endeavored an investigation into the San Francisco 49ers that assigned fact or fiction to reports over some of the team’s biggest offseason question marks...

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  2. San Francisco 49ers: Fact or Fiction for Biggest Offseason Question Marks

    Let’s face it, discerning in late-June whether the San Francisco 49ers ’ biggest offseason question marks are fact or fiction is a subjective undertaking...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 6 months ago 8,529 reads 26 comments

  3. Ranking San Francisco 49ers Most Irreplaceable Players

    The curious thing about ranking players on a stacked, Super Bowl contender like the San Francisco 49ers , is that being the best might not qualify you as the most irreplaceable and vice versa ...

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  4. San Francisco 49ers: 4 Bold (and Slightly Less Bold) Predictions for 2014

    Welcome, San Francisco 49ers faithful, to the NFL dead season where bold—and slightly less bold—predictions reign supreme...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 7 months ago 15,754 reads 77 comments

  5. San Francisco 49ers: Ranking Strength of Every Positional Unit

    The San Francisco 49ers are easily the deepest team in the NFL . Thus, ranking the strength of their positional units becomes an exercise in relativity of the best kind...

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  6. Why Colin Kaepernick's Contract Won't Cripple San Francisco 49ers' Future

    Believe it— Colin Kaepernick ’s new six-year, $126 million contract won’t cripple the San Francisco 49ers ’ future...

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  7. Why San Francisco 49ers Offensive Line Is the Best in the NFL

    The San Francisco 49ers have the best offensive line in the NFL —and it’s not even close. They’re All-Pro quality, formidable in all blocking assignments and deep at every position across the line...

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  8. San Francisco 49ers: Projecting Most Heated Roster Battles This Offseason

    Projecting the San Francisco 49ers ' most heated roster battles this offseason would normally inspire some raised eyebrows...

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  9. San Francisco 49ers: 6 Bold Predictions for 2014 NFL Draft Class

    The San Francisco 49ers produced the best and boldest NFL draft class in 2014, scoring hits on need and depth...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 8 months ago 19,543 reads 112 comments

  10. NFL Draft 2014: How San Francisco 49ers Redefined 'Best Player Available'

    In their version of selecting the “best player available” in the 2014 NFL draft, the San Francisco 49ers transformed an age-old concept into something else entirely...

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  11. NFL Draft 2014: Why San Francisco 49ers Won Day 2 with High-Value Picks

    The San Francisco 49ers owned Day 2 of the 2014 NFL draft in a way that only suits savvy championship contenders. They solved both immediate and future team needs, while simultaneously extracting maximum value with each selection...

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  12. NFL Draft 2014: Why San Francisco 49ers Struck Gold with S Jimmie Ward

    Just before Round 1 of the 2014 NFL draft drew to a close, the San Francisco 49ers struck gold with Northern Illinois safety Jimmie Ward. The 49ers selected the former four-year Husky at No...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 8 months ago 7,945 reads 20 comments

  13. Stock Up, Stock Down for San Francisco 49ers' Top Draft Targets

    San Francisco 49ers fans understand the relativity of stock-up, stock-down projections for their team’s top draft targets. That's especially true when they involve wide receivers...

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  14. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Realistic Draft-Day Trade Options

    When mocking draft-day trade options for the championship-contending San Francisco 49ers , aggressive, slam-dunk moves are often the point of prognostication. Yours truly entertained these possibilities just last week...

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  15. San Francisco 49ers Draft: Breaking Down Aggressive First-Round Trade Scenarios

    Let’s face it—if the San Francisco 49ers don’t orchestrate a first-round trade during the 2014 NFL draft , sports writers can no longer engage in prognostication for the remainder of human existence...

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  16. How Trent Baalke Can Win the 2014 NFL Draft for the San Francisco 49ers

    For the Super Bowl-contending San Francisco 49ers , formulating how Trent Baalke can “win” the 2014 NFL draft wouldn’t seem all too challenging a task...

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  17. San Francisco 49ers Draft: Could Cody Latimer Be the Next Anquan Boldin?

    In the spirit of provocative inquiries, could Cody Latimer prove the next Anquan Boldin for the San Francisco 49ers ? Is the Indiana product the team's next big-bodied, catch-everything-thrown-his-way ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 9 months ago 18,152 reads 37 comments

  18. San Francisco 49ers Draft Countdown: Making the Case for Marqise Lee

    To the San Francisco 49ers faithful, start counting down the days for when Marqise Lee begins sporting the hallowed red and gold...

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  19. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Creative Moves Trent Baalke Should Make on Draft Day

    Trent Baalke be nimble, Trent Baalke be quick— San Francisco 49ers ’ general manager be creative with his draft-day picks? Notwithstanding questionable extrapolations ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 9 months ago 17,964 reads 120 comments

  20. San Francisco 49ers: Why SF Must Capitalize on Day 2 of the NFL Draft

    Believe it or not, but the San Francisco 49ers ’ work on Day Two of the NFL Draft is just as critical as their performance on Day One. It’s perhaps even more important...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 9 months ago 1,263 reads 4 comments

  21. San Francisco 49ers: Why CB Jason Verrett Is the Perfect Draft Pick at No. 30

    In the sense that team needs dictate cornerback as a top priority, the San Francisco 49ers must draft Jason Verrett —because he’s the perfect pick at No. 30 overall...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 9 months ago 10,603 reads 123 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Biggest Needs SF Has Yet to Address This Offseason

    Identifying the five biggest needs—let alone five in total—for a San Francisco 49ers team that is one interception removed from its second consecutive Super Bowl appearance is a rather difficult undertaking...

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  23. 49ers by the Numbers: 2013 Stats San Francisco Must Improve in 2014

    Embrace your inner stat-crazed geek, 49ers fans—it’s analysis time for the 2013 numbers that San Francisco must improve upon in 2014...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 10 months ago 5,933 reads 25 comments

  24. Can the 49ers Quell Jim Harbaugh Situation by Giving Him a Contract Extension?

    In a perfect world, San Francisco 49ers team brass and head coach Jim Harbaugh operate strictly within the business of winning football games...

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  25. Why San Francisco 49ers Must Finally Draft True No. 1 Wideout or Shutdown Corner

    Let’s face it—the 49ers successfully draft top-flight wideouts and/or cornerbacks about as often as tornadoes hit the city of San Francisco. A weather index rate of 3...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 10 months ago 17,868 reads 219 comments