1. Predicting San Francisco 49ers' Biggest Roster Moves This Offseason

    Combining the San Francisco 49ers with predictions of the biggest offseason moves isn ’t something that would normally inspire much attention or controversy...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 4 days ago 22,126 reads 108 comments

  2. Why San Francisco 49ers Must Select an Impact Wideout in 2015 NFL Draft

    With the San Francisco 49ers ’ 2014 campaign all but decided, let us now welcome the season of articles, analyses and breakdowns of their draft-related needs in 2015...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 7 days ago 8,173 reads 83 comments

  3. What San Francisco 49ers Can Do to Salvage Rest of 2014 Regular Season

    The San Francisco 49ers found themselves officially eliminated from the 2014 playoffs following their Week 15 loss. Falling 17-7 on the road to their division rival Seattle Seahawks , the 49ers now have two meaningless games left on their schedule.

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 11 days ago 7,903 reads 80 comments

  4. Why Colin Kaepernick Has Been Reduced to 49ers' Least Valuable Offensive Player

    For reasons more than just the obvious, Colin Kaepernick has been the San Francisco 49ers ’ least valuable offensive player in 2014. And it isn ’t all his fault...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 16 days ago 1,768 reads 29 comments

  5. Why Ray McDonald Is Having Career Year for Banged-Up 49ers Defense

    A show of hands please for how many times the words Ray McDonald , career year and San Francisco 49ers defense have graced the headlines in 2014...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 24 days ago 4,743 reads 15 comments

  6. San Francisco 49ers: Colin Kaepernick and an NFL Story of Unrecognized Success

    The San Francisco 49ers made Colin Kaepernick their starting quarterback midway through the 2012 season. Kaepernick’s promotion also came a mere two weeks after his 25th birthday...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 26 days ago 41,095 reads 267 comments

  7. What to Expect from Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers Offense in Week 12

    Formulating expectations for Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers offense has proven a fool’s errand more often than not in 2014...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 1 month ago 3,401 reads 4 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers: Why Three-Headed Running Game Must Emerge in Week 11

    Ask someone about the San Francisco 49ers ’ running game this season and expect a reaction laced with much frustration and doubt...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 1 month ago 1,283 reads 2 comments

  9. Why Antoine Bethea Is San Francisco 49ers' First-Half MVP

    When identifying the San Francisco 49ers ’ first-half MVP, look no further than a 30-year-old safety playing his first season with the team...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 1 month ago 2,985 reads 3 comments

  10. 5 Bold Predictions for San Francisco 49ers' Week 9 Matchup with Rams

    Making bold predictions for the San Francisco 49ers at the start of this 2014 NFL season required some pretty daring assertions. That is, if one were leaning toward positive forecasts for the Red and Gold...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 1 month ago 9,640 reads 12 comments

  11. Why Vernon Davis Is No. 1 Key to San Francisco 49ers' Second-Half Success

    Among the multitude of personnel issues plaguing the San Francisco 49ers , the one that’s been the least documented is actually the most significant. Vernon Davis ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 2 months ago 5,282 reads 33 comments

  12. Dissecting Most Crucial Matchups in San Francisco 49ers' Week 7 Game vs. Broncos

    If a dissection of the most crucial matchups in the San Francisco 49ers ’ Week 7 game with the Denver Broncos were a mathematical equation, what would it look like? Keep ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 2 months ago 1,560 reads 4 comments

  13. Why San Francisco 49ers Avoid Trap Game Against Rams in Week 6

    Let’s just come out and say it: Will the San Francisco 49ers really face a trap game against the St...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 3 months ago 5,940 reads 22 comments

  14. What to Expect from Frank Gore, San Francisco 49ers Offense in Week 5

    Unless a case of reverse psychology prevails, the San Francisco 49ers offense will flex its ground-oriented muscle in Week 5 against the Kansas City Chiefs ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 3 months ago 11,177 reads 19 comments

  15. Evaluating San Francisco 49ers' Injury Situation Entering Week 4

    The injury front has been a dark and dreary subject matter for the San Francisco 49ers through the first three weeks of this 2014 season...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 3 months ago 1,510 reads 0 comments

  16. Why San Francisco 49ers Must Lean on Frank Gore in Week 3

    Call it obvious, call it unoriginal—but the San Francisco 49ers must lean on Frank Gore come Week 3 of this young NFL season. We apologize in advance if you’re experiencing some football-related déjà vu right now...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 3 months ago 8,543 reads 37 comments

  17. San Francisco 49ers: Why Week 2 Loss Falls on Coaching, Not Kaepernick

    If a hypothetical stranger were to say that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick committed four turnovers in a Week 2 loss to the underdog Chicago Bears , what ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 3 months ago 7,626 reads 20 comments

  18. Why Corey Lemonier Is the San Francisco 49ers' X-Factor in Week 2

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ X-factor in Week 2 was one of the few players who found himself on the wrong end of the box score the Sunday prior. Here’s a hint: He plays linebacker, and his number comes outside of the 50s...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 4 months ago 6,695 reads 28 comments

  19. San Francisco 49ers Create New Narrative with Win over Cowboys in Week 1

    The San Francisco 49ers reminded the world that sensational narratives aren ’t restricted to fictional love dramas between vampires, werewolves and high school teenagers...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 4 months ago 6,976 reads 19 comments

  20. San Francisco 49ers 2014 Schedule: Game-by-Game Predictions

    The San Francisco 49ers hope for a reversal in both the 2013 NFC West and overall conference standings come the end of the 2014 NFL season...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 4 months ago 10,575 reads 22 comments

  21. San Francisco 49ers: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Preseason

    OK, San Francisco 49ers , what have you taught us through Week 2 of this 2014 preseason? Is it that through eight quarters of play, you have managed only three total points while ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 4 months ago 6,313 reads 41 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers' Rookie Progress Reports for Preseason Week 1

    The San Francisco 49ers are fortunate that Week 1 of their 2014 preseason ended in a much different fashion than it began...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 4 months ago 14,710 reads 33 comments

  23. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Players Facing Make-or-Break Training Camps

    Welcome to the San Francisco 49ers ’ latest installment of offseason predicaments. Well, make that for teams across the NFL . Players won’t admit it, but training camps are one of the more difficult portions of the offseason...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 5 months ago 6,688 reads 7 comments

  24. How Much Should the San Francisco 49ers Expect from Justin Smith in 2014?

    When it comes to San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Justin Smith , assigning expectations and actively monitoring them during the season would amount to a rather unnecessary undertaking...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 6 months ago 3,741 reads 14 comments

  25. Vernon Davis: How Much Should San Francisco 49ers Really Expect from Him in '14?

    San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis registered arguably the most prolific season of his career in 2013. With Colin Kaepernick at quarterback, he matched personal bests in touchdowns (13) and yards per reception (16...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 6 months ago 7,238 reads 26 comments