Posts Tagged ‘San Francisco 49ers’
Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2013 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Billy Cundiff, Colin Kaepernick, David Akers, Denver Broncos, Divisional Round, Foreigner, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Joe Flacco, Kaepernicking, Matt Bryant, Matty Ice, New England Patriots, NFL playoffs, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Tom Brady, Torrey Smth
The elite eight in the NFL have now been whittled down to four. But before we can look ahead to championship weekend, we need to look at what was unexpected (and expected) from the divisional playoffs.
Posted: Friday, January 11th, 2013 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Bill Belicheck, Divisional Round, Green Bay Packers, New England Patriots, NFL playoffs, Peyton Manning, Ray Lewis, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Super Bowl, Tom Brady, Washington Redskins, Wild Card
12 teams entered, eight teams remain. So it’s not quite the Thunderdome, but the competition will be fierce. To highlight the series of great matchups this weekend, take a look at the content we whipped up for your reading pleasure.
Posted: Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 | Alex Gelhar Tags: bandwagon, Dallas Cowboys, diehard, Green Bay Packers, NFL, NFL fans, Pittsburgh Steelers, playoffs, San Francisco 49ers, stats, Tim Tebow
In preparation for the postseason, I present you a list of the five most annoying types of NFL fans you probably encountered this season.
Posted: Monday, December 17th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Andre Johnson, Brandon Marshall, Chicago Bears, Danny Amendola, DeMarco Murray, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Leonard Hankerson, New England Patriots, San Francisco 49ers, SNF, spiked football, Statement Sunday, Tom Brady, Troy Polamalu
It was “Statement Sunday,” which meant a slate full of fantastic games between playoff contenders. Or so we thought. Three of the six games turned out to be duds. Instead, it was just another week in the NFL where another unsuspecting man got hit in the face with a football. Let’s get to the unexpected (and expected) for week 15.
Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 | Alex Gelhar Tags: Andrew Luck, Arian Foster, Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Colin Kaepernick, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, horoscopes, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Joe Flacco, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Packers Bears rivalry, playoffs, Ray Rice, San Francisco 49ers, Statement Sunday, Tom Brady, Von Miller, week 15
NFL fans received a gift from the scheduling gods this weekend as there are six matchups with gigantic playoff implications in what has been dubbed, “Statement Sunday.” Once again we turned to the heavens to see what the future might hold for each of the 12 teams in the featured games. Here are your week 15 NFL horoscopes:
Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Alex Smith, Chicago Bears, Colin Kaepernick, frank gore, Jason Campbell, Jay Cutler, Kendall Hunter, Matt Forte, San Francisco 49ers
The San Francisco 49ers host the Chicago Bears in a highly anticipated matchup among two of the league’s best teams. Both teams are coming off of disappointing performances in their prior outing; San Francisco is coming off of a frustrating tie against St. Louis, and Chicago lost a sloppy 13-6 slugfest against Houston. With Alex Smith out, it becomes especially important that the 49ers gets their ground game on track to make things easier on second-year QB Colin Kaepernick as he makes his first NFL start. Behind Frank Gore and Kendall Hunter, the 49ers lead the NFL averaging 170.2 rushing yards per game on a staggering 5.61 yards per carry, and look to exploit a Bears defense that has had […]
Posted: Thursday, November 1st, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Arizona Cardinals, Dashon Goldson, Early Doucet, Jim Harbaugh, Mark Kriegel, San Francisco 49ers
Mark Kriegel spends this edition of his “Just Sayin’” segment discussing the NFL’s big hits paradox.
Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, San Francisco 49ers, Tennessee Titans
During each week of the season we will collect and curate the best Instagram photos from our NFL photographers. Here are our picks for Week 8. Follow @NFL on Instagram. Carolina Panthers at Chicago Bears Indianapolis Colts at Tennessee Titans New York Giants at Dallas Cowboys New Orleans Saints at Denver Broncos San Francisco 49ers at Arizona Cardinals
Posted: Monday, October 29th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Larry Fitzgerald, Jamaal Charles, Jim Harbaugh, Monday nightmare, Peyton Manning, San Francisco 49ers
The fantasy therapy couch is open for business. Come share your tales of woe.
Posted: Thursday, October 18th, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Aldon Smith, Justin Smith, New York Giants, NFL Thursday Night Football, Russell Wilson, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Vic Fangio, Aldon Smith, Golden Tate, Justin Smith, Russell Wilson, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Sidney Rice, Thursday Night Football
The San Francisco 49ers play host to the Seattle Seahawks tonight in a matchup that has huge implications for the NFC West picture.
Posted: Thursday, October 18th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Eric Davis, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks
Eric Davis reaks down Thursday Night Football’s matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers.
Posted: Thursday, October 18th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Eric Davis, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Steve Wyche
Eric Davis and Steve Wyche break down who’s record is an indicator of good things to come and who’s will sink as the season progresses.
Posted: Sunday, October 7th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Unexpected (and expected), A.J. Green, Andrew Luck, Andy Reid, Harrison Smith, Jay Cutler, Julio Jones, Kirk Cousins, Marvin Lewis, Mike Nugent, Mike Shanahan, Reggie Wayne, RG3, San Francisco 49ers
The NFC North is a two-team race, just as we all figured. What we didn’t figure was it would be the Chicago Bears (well, we kinda figured them) and the Minnesota Vikings (nobody saw it coming). The Bears and Vikings won in a pair of laughers, but the Packers?
Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Unexpected (and expected), Andre Roberts, Brian Dawkins, Brian Hartline, Colin Kaepernick, Jamaal Charles, Kansas City Chiefs, Kevin Kolb, Los Angeles Raiders, Marcus Allen, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, San Francisco 49ers, Sean Payton, Thurman Thomas, Tom Brady
Well, this motivation poster clearly isn’t doing its job in New Orleans. You almost expect a new poster this week, maybe Sean Payton hanging from a branch with the inscription, “Hang in there, baby!”
Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Unexpected (and expected), Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Dallas Cowboys, Greg Schiano, New Orleans Saints, Roger Staubach, San Francisco 49ers, Shaun Hill, Tim Tebow, Titus Young
When you talk about the unexpected for Week 3, the conversation might start and end with the Minnesota Vikings upset win over the San Francisco 49ers. Or was it the Saints falling to 0-3? Well one thing is expected … Adam Rank is here to cover it all.