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Oakland Raiders: Battle of the Bay Or Clash of the Quarterbacks?

I  guess the sports pundits that laughed at the possibility  of my beloved Oakland Raiders beating the San Francisco Forty Niners at O.co were a little shocked to  see the final score  of 24-13, giving the Raiders  only their second win of the season. So how did this happen? It could be that the Niners and their coaching staff were ... Read More »

Gridiron Classic…No More.

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What happened to our beloved game of Football we knew growing up as kids? The game that called for the survival of the fittest, where the rough and tough not only roamed, but dominated, physically. The game that called for the mano y mano showdown in practice. Tackling drills were spectacles for players, coaches, fans, and parents alike. Lineman battled ... Read More »

49ers Ready To Take Down Bears

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  I fully Expect the 49ers to return to their bread and butter of running the football to set up the passing game on Sunday night, under the lights, against NFC opponent Chicago Bears. I know we all witnessed last weeks whooping of hated rivals, the Dallas Cowboys, and how the passing game took center stage. Colin Kaepernick threw for ... Read More »

From Goat to Hero: Bowman Shuts Down ‘The Stick’ In Style

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On a night where all the legends were out in full force to celebrate the closing of Candlestick Park on Monday Night, the San Francisco 49ers struggled in their presence.  They trailed 10-3 at halftime but coming out of the break, they looked like a completely different team.  The 49ers put up their best scoring second half of the season, ... Read More »

Brooks shows he belongs with the 49ers elite linebacking corps

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Coming into this season, the San Francisco 49ers’ linebacking corps was littered with All-Pros at every position.  Inside linebacker, Patrick Willis is one of the best defensive players in this league and you can argue that his running mate and fellow inside linebacker, NaVorro Bowman is even better.  Aldon Smith has emerged as a star ever since he came into ... Read More »

Aldon Smith And Michael Crabtree Return To Practice

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This 2 week bye period is going along swimmingly for the San Francisco 49ers. Not only are they riding a 5 game win streak into an NFC match up against Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers. As well as almost being back at full strength with the return of a number of players from various injuries or ailments. Just in ... Read More »

Treatment may reduce suspension for Smith

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Aldon Smith had been a major part of the San Francisco 49ers but with his recent troubles with law, he has had to go to rehab.  Smith started receiving treatment for substance abuse after he was arrested for driving under influence with a blood alcohol level twice the legal limit.  This incident occurred two days before the 49ers were to ... Read More »

Aldon Smith Could Learn a Thing or Two from Alex Boone

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      Reports indicate that linebacker Aldon Smith could soon return to the San Francisco 49ers after completing his inpatient rehabilitation program.  Once he is cleared to play again, can Smith return to the field and shine, despite pending legal problems?  Smith should take lessons from teammate Alex Boone who has rebounded nicely from his own past mistakes. Boone, ... Read More »

Patrick Willis returns and doesn’t miss a beat

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  The San Francisco 49ers welcomed back their All-Pro inside linebacker, Patrick Willis after missing the last couple games due to injury last Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals and Willis did not disappoint.  Willis looked like his old self and not missing a beat, making the biggest play in a 49ers win, 32-20.  Willis had a game-changing tackle that forced ... Read More »

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