November 20, 20127

BASGcast (Episode 9): Team Kaep or Team Smith?

Quarterback controversy in San Francisco! The Guys break down Team Kaep vs. Team Smith and examine the 49ers’ defensive showing on Monday night. Plus, don’t miss the war (or WAR?)

Jeff Tedford
November 20, 201249

Cal fires Jeff Tedford

Cal Athletic Director Sandy Barbour met with Jeff Tedford following the Bears’ brutal 62-14 loss to the Beavers in Corvallis. According to Jon Wilner (via Jeff Faraudo of the Bay

Colin Kaepernick 49ers
November 19, 201217

Aldon Smith makes history, Colin Kaepernick makes his case

With all due respect to Alex Smith, Colin Kaepernick didn’t delight the Candlestick Park crowd and millions of TV watchers against the Buffalo Bills. The Chicago Bears had allowed fewer

Alex Smith SF 49ers
November 19, 20123

On Kaepernick, Campbell and concussions

Waking up to the news that Colin Kaepernick will start at quarterback for the 49ers tonight was certainly a strange feeling. We already knew Jay Cutler was officially ruled out

Jacobs and Rex
November 17, 20126

Brandon Jacobs doesn’t believe Jets players anonymously bashed Tim Tebow

San Francisco 49ers running back Brandon Jacobs hasn’t played at all this season, and he seems to be getting more agitated in general based on what he’s been posting on

Jim Harbaugh 49ers
November 17, 20127

Jim Harbaugh talks about his heart procedure (videos)

I’ve attended somewhere around a dozen Jim Harbaugh press conferences, but none quite like Friday’s. First, it was drizzling. No more of the beautiful Santa Clara weather we experienced throughout

Alex Smith
November 16, 201214

Non-expert NFL Picks Week 11, plus a contest!

First, the contest. At the bottom of the post the five of us predict the games involving the Raiders and 49ers and a “Game of the Week” against the spread.

Colin Kaepernick 49ers
November 15, 20121

Colin Kaepernick learns on the job against the Rams

Although Colin Kaepernick has seen considerably more playing time this season than your average second string quarterback, the 49ers’ backup is still a work in progress. We all know he

Jim Harbaugh 49ers
November 15, 20129

Jim Harbaugh undergoing “minor procedure” for an irregular heartbeat

Just received this statement from the San Francisco 49ers on Jim Harbaugh: “Coach Harbaugh is not at the facility today under doctor’s orders. He is having a minor procedure done

Steve Young Rick Reilly
November 14, 20125

Steve Young: “death stare” he gave Rick Reilly was actually a “bro stare”

I’ll give you fair warning: if you enjoy Rick Reilly as a writer or think he’s a good television personality, you may want to skip this post. For those of

Justin Smith Ray McDonald Ahmad Brooks
November 14, 20123

All-22 Film review: 49ers front seven struggled against Rams

Sunday’s 49ers-Rams game was all kinds of weird. San Francisco is usually stout at home, especially against NFC West teams. They’ve won 11 straight divisional home games since the infamous

November 14, 20122

BASGmail – sign up for a chance to win an Amici’s pizza and Koozies

I’m really excited about something new on BASG, something brought to us by Scott Willis (otherwise known as Bay Area Stats Guy). Last week he sent out our first weekly

Brandon Jacobs
November 13, 20125

Was keeping Brandon Jacobs a mistake?

Before the season, I made a friendly wager with @Tre9er, a writer at NinersNation. He was pretty sure that Brandon Jacobs wouldn’t make it through training camp before getting released by

Colin Kaepernick
November 13, 20121

BASGcast (Episode 8): Tying is weird, but Kaepernick shows glimpses of glory

The 49ers returned to the field with a tie (weird) against the Rams Sunday. Now, San Francisco is looking forward to a game with possible playoff implications against the Chicago

David Akers
November 12, 201216

Will the 49ers replace David Akers?

There is something wrong with David Akers, an All-Pro kicker last year who has struggled since tying the all-time record with a 63-yard field goal at Lambeau. The question is

Wheelhouse Lund Papa
November 12, 201242

Greg Papa calls Alex Smith’s concussion an example of Harbaugh-related “karma”

Greg Papa is an employee of the Oakland Raiders, and like most announcers he seems to consider himself part of the team. He also hosts a show from noon to

Colin Kaepernick
November 11, 201218

Maybe the 49ers aren’t that great

Is there such a thing as a lucky tie? Because if so, the San Francisco 49ers might want to hurry up and patent the phrase. If the San Francisco Giants’

BASG Koozies
November 10, 20128

You’re invited to our next event: Watch the 49ers play the Rams with us at The Boardroom

For one of the best teams in the NFL, things are kind of quiet on the San Francisco 49ers front lately. That’ll happen when: The San Francisco Giants win the

Frank Gore 49ers
November 09, 20124

49ers midseason MVPs (and some non-expert NFL picks)

The 49ers are 6-2 and spent the bye week preparing to make their move for a first round bye in a very tough NFC, while keeping the rest of the

Delanie Walker
November 08, 20120

Drops aside, Delanie Walker is “Mr. Do-It-All” for the 49ers

Last Monday’s 24-3 win over the Arizona Cardinals was the epitome of a Delanie Walker performance as a receiver. Alex Smith’s only incompletion on a night where he went 18-for-19

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