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Eddie DeBartolo will not be on the list of finalists for 2015 Hall of Fame induction
The Pro Football Hall of Fame is likely going to welcome two contributors, and unfortunately Eddie DeBartolo will not be one of them. We take a look at what the new rules mean for contributors.
NFL writers announced on Wednesday they had ...
NFL picks against the spread, Week 8: Getting through the bye week with the SuperContest
The San Francisco 49ers are on a bye this week, so it is time to ponder the remaining games ont eh schedule. We take a look at at all the options, my picks for the LVH SuperContest, and my picks for the remaining games.
Welcome back for an...
Better Rivals Podcast: Mythbusting the 49ers “20 carries to win” rule
This week David and Oscar bust a popular myth amongst 49ers fans, telling you why simply running the ball won’t fix the team’s issues. They also make sense of the embarrassment in Denver and identify the key takeaways from the loss.
Golden Nuggets: Reinforcements cannot possibly arrive soon enough
Thursday, October 23, 2014 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of 49ers links from around the web.
Good morning everyone, or is it still bad morning? I'm not sure how I feel myself, and the cocky and obnoxious Bronco fan tha...
4th And 9 Podcast: Mid-season assessment, Broncos recap
Tre welcomes Kyle Madson to the show to discuss the devastating loss the 49ers suffered at the hands of the Broncos, as well as assess the team thus-far, as we sit here in the bye-week.
49ers twitter fandom dominates Bay Area
Check out this map of 49ers fans on Twitter by county. It's pretty impressive.
This should not surprise anybody, but by one metric, the San Francisco 49ers are the most popular team in Northern California. Yep, the team that has been to th...
Wondering why the 49ers secondary struggled against the Broncos?
The 49ers secondary was torched by Peyton Manning in Week 7. There are several reasonable explanations for the troubles.
The San Francisco 49ers were thoroughly destroyed by the Denver Broncos, a...
Anthony Dixon could start this weekend for the Buffalo Bills
The San Francisco 49ers have a bye this weekend, which means pretty much zero stress football-watching on Sunday. This particular Sunday features a unique schedule set-up. We have the normal 10 a.m. 1 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. games, but there wil...
49ers mid-season review: Quarterbacks
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is on pace for career highs in most categories. Will we see him reach those highs, and how will this roller coaster end come January or February?
The San Francisco 49ers are in the midst of ...
Carlos Hyde is doing some good things after contact
49ers rookie running back Carlos Hyde has not put up huge numbers in his first season, but he has been solid in getting yards after contact. Pro Football Focus had some interesting numbers on that.
Each week, Pro Football Focus puts togeth...
Trent Baalke on Broncos loss, getting young players reps, NaVorro Bowman, Aldon Smith
Trent Baalke had his weekly radio call-in segment on Tuesday, and we've got a transcript for you. Baalke talked about NaVorro Bowman's rehab, Aldon Smith's suspension, and young players getting reps in Sunday's loss.
San Francisco 49ers ge...
Golden Nuggets: The Returns
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet
Is there any team that could use a bye week more than the Niners right now? Is there any team that could...
Peyton Manning is a great quarterback, but I'll still take Joe Montana in the Super Bowl 2-minute drill
Following his record-setting career touchdown mark, Peyton Manning is getting plenty of praise. He deserves praise for his career, but Joe Montana is still my Super Bowl 2-minute drill guy.
I suppose the headline gives it all away. On Sund...
World Series open thread
The San Francisco 49ers are on their bye week, and for those of you who are San Francisco Giants fans, it is coming at the absolutely perfect time. The Giants face off against the Kansas...
Prediction time for the second half of the 49ers schedule
The San Francisco 49ers have nine games to play following their bye. We take a look at how that might shake out with game-by-game predictions.
The San Francisco 49ers head into their bye week having completed just about half their schedule...
49ers vs. Broncos: Looking at San Francisco's sacks allowed [GIFs]
The 49ers gave up a lot of sacks. Joe Staley got beat a bunch. Alex Boone didn't block anybody. Super fun!
When it rains, it pours. The San Francisco 49ers have a slew of injuries and the players who were actually healthy looked foolish ag...
Considering roster departures as NaVorro Bowman, Aldon Smith, Glenn Dorsey return
We consider the various possible roster moves as the 49ers prepare to welcome back several players.
The San Francisco 49ers currently have a significant number of players exempt from their 53-man roster. We have been talking about
49ers sign Josh Johnson, release Bubba Ventrone
The 49ers made their weekly Josh Johnson-Raymond Ventrone swap. Welcome to Tuesday.
The San Francisco 49ers are back with your weekly reminder that today is Tuesday. The team announced they have signrd quarterback
Mike Iupati injury update: 49ers guard cleared for non-contact work, per Matt Maiocco
The San Francisco 49ers hope to have left guard Mike Iupati back for Week 9 against the St. Louis Rams. We break down his latest progress in the concussion protocol.
San Francisco 49ers left guard
Aldon Smith suspension: Chris Mortensen league sources confirm possibility of early return
ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported on Monday Night Countdown that his own league sources confirmed Pro Football Talk's report that Aldon Smith could possibly return
Fooch's Update #2 - John Clayton reported on this earlier Tuesday as well
Jim Harbaugh explains why he kept Colin Kaepernick in the game in the 4th quarter
49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh elected to keep quarterback Colin Kaepernick in the game through much of the fourth quarter, even as the team was getting dominated by Denver. We take a look at Coach Harbaugh's reasoning.
The San Francisco 49...
NFL power rankings, Week 8: 49ers, Seahawks take a hit
I'm back for even more scrutiny with my Week 8 NFL power rankings. The 49ers and Seahawks each took a hit in my rankings. Who else should be moved up or down?
It was not a pretty Week 7 performance by the San Francisco 49ers, and with the ...
Golden Nuggets: Mile High Migraine
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet
The Niners decided to watch history being made rather than play a football game. Just kidding! They did play, but...