Commentary

  • Eddie D to be Honored… Seattle to be Toasted?

    Edward J. DeBartolo Jr. is going to be recognized in a ceremony Saturday night in San Francisco for his contributions to HIS 49ers and the...

  • Why Crabtree’s Gamble Won’t Pay Off

    I know every 49er faithful hates Michael Crabtree right now; he hasn’t earned anything less. When a 22 year old who left college early doesn’t...

  • WE HAVE A WINNER!: No one

    The competition is over. The starter has been named. And yet, the certainty that should come with such a decision does not. ...

  • The Offense: A Coming of Age Story?

    The 49ers offense has been a work in progress for about seven seasons now. In that time the team has employed a new offensive coordinator...

  • Wide Receiver Battle

    The competition for quarterback may be over, but there are still battles to be won. Many believe for the first time in years, the...

  • 2 Down… 2 To Go.

    Sure it was only a preseason game, a mere exhibition in early August when the faint sounds of training camp battles and ice machines can...

  • Mixed Backfield

    This might be disheartening to fantasy football fans like myself, especially those who plan on drafting Gore, also like I do but I think the...

  • Glen Coffee Could Be What 49ers Need

    What a preseason so far for rookie Glen Coffee. The 3rd rounder out of Alabama has surpassed expectations and has carried the ball 30 times...

  • Smith Gets the Start, Don’t Freak Out. Give Him a Chance.

    So this is what a fair quarterback competition looks like huh? Remember last year when Mike Nolan claimed to hold an open competition between...

  • Hey Lavar, STFU

    Let me get this straight. Lavar Arrington is out there saying that Bills top draft pick Aaron Maybin hasn't signed his deal because Michael Crabtree...

  • It’s That Time of Year Again…

    It’s a funny thing, wanting to see a man succeed who you haven’t even met face to face. Such is the case though with myself...

  • Five Bold Predictions

    With training camp on the horizon, and the free agent period and draft in the rear view, the 49ers continue the drive towards the regular...

  • Look at Him, He’s an Attention Whore

    Quick, name the greatest wide receiver ever to play in the NFL. You guessed Jerry Rice didn’t you? Well you are wrong. Don Hutson is...

  • It’s Official, No Playoffs in 09. SI is on the Niner Bandwagon

    Just when we start to get optomistic about the 2009 season, one of the major sports sites has to go and pick the 49ers as...