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Frank Gore Colin Kaepernick 49ers
November 18, 201417

Racism is still alive and well in NFL media coverage

I’ve been interested in the topic or racism and the National Football League for some time now, and recently I’ve been looking into the framing of quarterback narratives in football.

Aldon Smith San Francisco 49ers
November 16, 20141

49ers ride five Eli Manning picks to sloppy win in New York

It wasn’t pretty, and it hasn’t been for much of the season, but the 49ers took advantage of a bad day from Eli Manning to take down the Giants in

Trent Baalke San Francisco 49ers
November 13, 20144

Trent Baalke’s strong draft classes paying off for beat up 49ers

The 49ers released their practice participation report for Thursday, which contained only one silver lining in that Chris Borland shed his blue no-contact jersey and became a full participate this

Drew Brees Ahmad Brooks
November 09, 20146

Another Brooks-Brees hit turns the tide for 49ers

It was a hotly contested penalty following Ahmad Brooks hit on Drew Brees that forced the 49ers to travel to Seattle for the NFC Championship last season — a trip that

Jim Harbaugh 49ers
November 06, 20142

Harbaughcalypse Now: Proof that the 49ers are just terrible enough to beat the Saints

Listen. Actually, no, don’t. Don’t listen. There’s a lot of noise surrounding the 49ers, currently, or in Harbaughnese, we’d call it “flack.” Either way, don’t listen. Nobody knows what the

Jim Harbaugh sideline
November 05, 20149

Harbaugh’s tell, Youngstown and ‘outside flack’

  It’s probably not a coincidence that the 49ers released the news of Marcus Lattimore’s retirement just minutes before Jim Harbaugh’s weekly press conference Wednesday. Harbaugh — who is usually

Richard Sherman Erin Andrews
November 04, 201427

Does the 49ers-Seahawks rivalry even matter this year?

Hello? Is this thing on? Can you guys here me in the back? Good. Excellent. It’s been quite some time since I fired up the old WordPress account, threw on

kap fumble
November 02, 201449

49ers in big trouble after ugly loss to Rams

The 49ers didn’t deserve to win this game, but they still found themselves on the one-yard line, down 13-10, with 10 seconds remaining. Jim Harbaugh went for the kill shot, a

49ers Michael Crabtree
October 21, 20140

What’s up with Michael Crabtree?

Generally headlines in the form of a question are worded that way to entice the reader. But I’m at a loss. I don’t know why Michael Crabtree’s numbers are roughly the

kap kil
October 19, 201416

Broncos rout 49ers, who keep losing starters to injury

The only way this one had a chance of being close was if two things happened — 1) the Broncos overlooked the 49ers and 2) Ed Donatell’s overachieving secondary somehow

49ers Colin Kaepernick pink Beats by Dre
October 15, 20143

What language rule did Colin Kaepernick break against the Bears? A few ideas …

Colin Kaepernick is a difficult quarterback to classify — is he a running quarterback with a rocket arm, or a strong-armed passer who’s fleet of foot? He’s also a difficult

49ers Colin Kaepernick
October 13, 20147

49ers take first quarter off, destroy Rams anyway

The 49ers are capable of running effectively, moving the ball through the air, and throttling opposing offenses. They checked the boxes next to the latter two areas in a 31-17

Alex Smith Colin Kaepernick
October 06, 201413

Best part about yesterday’s game: no more “should’ve kept Alex” talk

I’m a terrible multitasker, and as such it’s difficult to focus on more than one “hot take” discussion topic at once. So with all the discussion over whether Jim Harbaugh is

Jim Harbaugh San Francisco 49ers
October 06, 201416

Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers: a love story

All’s well in the land of Harbaugh. In fact, love is in the air. Post by San Francisco 49ers. “I love coach Harbaugh,” said Colin Kaepernick after the 49ers’ 22-17

49ers Chiefs Colin Kaepernick Alex Smith
October 05, 20145

“It was a good day.” — 49ers out-FG Chiefs, seal win with Alex Smith INT

It wasn’t a masterpiece. The 49ers needed five field goals and a fake punt to beat the Chiefs, 22-17. But with what this team has dealt with, both on the

Frank Gore Colin Kaepernick 49ers
September 28, 20145

49ers get back to basics (Gore, defense) in trust-building win over Eagles

Frank Gore couldn’t even bring himself to talk to reporters after last week’s loss in Arizona. The entire team seemed to be pulling in a million different directions, blowing assignments

Jim Harbaugh 49ers
September 21, 201429

49ers unravel, no longer enjoy personnel and coaching advantages

The 49ers started off 1-2 last year, too. They won 13 of their next 15, and the losses came by a combined total of four points against teams that would eventually make

Alex Boone head butts Colin Kaepernick
September 17, 201414

Alex Boone tells NFL to let players play: “We’re not going to be able to walk 15 years down the road. But it’s fine.”

San Francisco 49ers right guard Alex Boone ended his weekly segment with 95.7 The Game’s Damon Bruce with a long, spirited rant about the current state of officiating and the NFL

mad kaepernick
September 14, 201422

Ugly game, ugly loss: Bears score 21 fourth quarter points to ruin Levi’s Stadium debut for 49ers

This wasn’t a night when the 49ers wanted to see history repeat itself. The stadium looked good, but the game was another story. The turf wasn’t a problem, but the flags

Kaepernick superman
September 09, 20142

What pressure? Kaepernick does Superman impression in first post-extension start

With all the nonsense surrounding this team — the Aldon Smith suspension, the Ray McDonald non-suspension in the name of due process, the Levi’s Stadium grass — the biggest story

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