When the Giants and 49ers earned their way into the NFC Championship Game, they had won their games on the scoreboard – and one particular area of the field.
Posts Tagged ‘Vernon Davis’
Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Fantasy Feedback, Aaron Hernandez, Alex Smith, Antonio Gates, Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Bill Belichick, Brent Celek, Chris Ivory, Darren Sproles, Derrick Ward, DeSean Jackson, Evan Royster, Jeremy Maclin, John Skelton, Kevin Kolb, Larry Fitzgerald, LeGarrette Blount, Mark Ingram, Marques Colston, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Turner, Michael Vick, Percy Harvin, Philip Rivers, pierre thomas, Raheem Morris, Ray Rice, Rob Gronkowski, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Stevan Ridley, Tim Tebow, Vernon Davis
A fantasy rundown of the Week 17 NFL games.
49ers receiver Josh Morgan is done for the season after being placed on injured reserve because of a broken ankle, leaving San Francisco with a shortage of quality receivers. Morgan, the team’s second-leading receiver, had been filling the void left by Braylon Edwards, who was injured in Week 2 against the Cowboys. There was a small chance that Edwards could be back in time for this week’s game at Detroit, but according to coach Jim Harbaugh, it seems more likely that the veteran won’t return until after the Niners bye in Week 7. Morgan’s injury could put a big dent in a suspect San Francisco passing game. Yes, Vernon Davis will continue to be a major target for Alex Smith, but the […]
Posted: Friday, September 30th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Eye in the Sky, Calvin Johnson, Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Darren McFadden, Denarius Moore, Detroit Lions, Greg Olsen, Jason Campbell, Jeremy Shockey, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, Playbook, Rex Grossman, San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams, Vernon Davis
Up to this point, we have avoided targeting the real stars of today’s NFL — the pass catchers. So, to all the gun-slinging divas and sticky-gloved jockeys out there, this is your week.
Thanks to his hot start here in 2011, Lions WR Calvin Johnson has vaulted to the top of the list among players with the most receiving TDs since 2009. Too bad the player he passed last week — Miles Austin — is still injured and won’t be able to go head-to-head with Megatron when the Lions and Cowboys face off this Sunday.
Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, 2011 NFL Draft, Brandon Pettigrew, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Demaryius Thomas, Donnie Avery, Dustin Keller, Greg Olsen, Heath Miller, Jermaine Gresham, Marcedes Lewis, Vernon Davis
If you haven’t heard it yet, you’re bound to catch it at some point this weekend. Someone, whether it’s a draft analyst, host, or just the burly guy drinking a PBR next to you at the sports bar, will wonder aloud why a team would take a tight end in the first round.
Texans DT Amobi Okoye is on the short list for winning the prize for, “What did you do this offseason?”
With 49ers RB Frank Gore out for the season, Brian Westbrook will be a hot name on the fantasy waiver wire.
Posted: Sunday, November 21st, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Anderson Russell, Anthony Herrera, Anthony Smith, Atari Bigby, Austin Collie, Brandon Albert, Casey Rabach, Chad Simpson, Chan Gailey, Chris Crocker, Chris Kemoeatu, Clinton Portis, Colt McCoy, Damien Woody, Derrick Dockery, Early Doucet, Eric Wood, Eric Wright, Jason Jones, Jeff Fisher, Lorenzo Alexander, Marcus Trufant, Maurkice Pouncey, Mike Williams, Pete Carroll, Rocky McIntosh, Rodger Saffold, Roy Williams, Todd Haley, Tony Scheffler, Trevor Scott, Vance Walker, Vernon Davis, Vince Young, Week 11 injuries 2010
Vince Young, Colt McCoy and Vernon Davis were among the players who suffered injuries in Week 11. Here’s a bullet-look at injuries around the league.
49ers TE Vernon Davis has been sidelined against the Bucs with an ankle injury.
Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, Brett Favre, C.C. Brown, Chris Cooley, Chris Horton, Don Carey, Donald Driver, Isaiah Ekejiuba, Jeff Fisher, Kenny Britt, LaRod Stephens-Howling, Matt Hasselbeck, Michael Hoomanawanui, Nnamdi Asomugha, Patrick Lee, Red Bryant, Ryan Torain, Tank Johnson, Terence Newman, Vernon Davis, Vince Young, Week 8 injuries 2010
The Titans lost QB Vince Young and WR Kenny Britt to injuries in Week 8, two of the most notable players on the injury radar.
The 49ers don’t have much going offensively against the Broncos in London, and they might need to get back on track without the services of star TE Vernon Davis.
Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Benjamin Watson, Chris Cooley, Cleveland Browns, Fred Davis, Green Bay Packers, Heath Miller, Jermichael Finley, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Vernon Davis, Washington Redskins
The 2010 season started with high fantasy expectations regarding a number of tight ends, but suddenly, that talent pool is taking a beating like a Bears quarterback.
Can the 49ers offense thrive under new offensive coordinator Michael Johnson? Our 49ers Blog Blitzer Eric Melendez might have summed it up best when he observed that the offense has no choice but to get better.