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Just over five months ago, 49ers rookie fullback Bruce Miller couldn't have guessed he'd be on the cover of Sports Illustrated.
He was too busy trying to ensure he was on an NFL roster.
In a season filled with remarkable stories ? Alex Smith's resurrection and Aldon Smith's emergence among...
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Doug Kapustin/MCTThe Giants say San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith has dangerous mobility.By Mike Garafolo - Star Ledger 1/19/12
Transcript of the 49ers quarterback Alex Smith's Wednesday press conference.
What with the stirring, stunning and ultimately stimulating football contest Saturday, it'd be hard not to be whipped up into a fresh frenzy for your San Francisco 49ers, who host the New York football Giants on Sunday for the right to compete in the Super Bowl.
But chances are many of the hooting and hollering fans bedecked in fresh red and gold duds have never ventured out...
Throughout the season and the NFL Playoffs, any discussions about the San Francisco 49ers have mostly centered on their defense. This weekend, San Francisco will host the New York Giants, and once again San Francisco’s defense will be the “it” factor that will determine whether San Francisco advances to the Super Bowl.
San Francisco’s heart, passion and determination...
We’ve reached the AFC and NFC Championship round, which leaves four starting quarterbacks left playing. Each guy is distinctly different, and each guy has a plethora of YouTube Tribute Videos.
So today my friends, we are going to be picking one of the many Tribute videos (preferably the most recent) for each quarterback and voting on whose is the best. For those of you in disbelief...
The Giants' Eli Manning has been forced to escape the shadow of superstar big brother, Peyton. San Francisco's Alex Smith? He only has a pair of Hall of Famers in Joe Montana and Steve Young hanging over him in 49ers lore.
49ers quarterback Alex Smith was drafted No. 1 from Utah in 2005, one year after the Giants took Eli Manning with the top pick out of Ole Miss.
From Jon Wagner……
With the possibility of heavy rains forecast for Sunday’s NFC championship game in San Francisco, the prevailing assumption is that the run-first San Francisco 49ers would have a distinct advantage over the pass-first New York Giants.
However, looking deeper, that might not necessarily be the case.
As of late Friday morning, it seems that mother nature might...