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David Akers’ problems on the field for the 49ers this season are well-documented. More field goal misses than any kicker in the league (13). Second-lowest field goal percentage (69 percent). Had to go through a kicking competition just to keep his job for the playoffs.
Akers is baffled as to what the problem has been, given his ability to convert with no problem outside of game situations.
“I felt good all year,” Akers said. “Just doing the same thing in practice we’ve done all year. And wish those points would’ve counted in games. I had a great practice season, and training camp and pre-games. So it’s one of those things.
“It’s been a head-scratcher. But I’m still going to be positive about going into this game, 60 minutes away from possibility of being a world champion.”
So Akers is cool in nothing is on the line, but when it’s game time, he poops the bed? I think that’s called choking.
Beware, Harbaugh. Your kicker has head issues.
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San Francisco 49ers Linebacker Patrick Willis and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis may be friends off the field but they certainly will be enemies on the field come Sunday, Feb. 3 for Super Bowl XLVII.
Willis, who wears the same number as Lewis, No. 52, says the two first competed Click Link Below to Read More!
The stars of Super Bowl XLVII are easy to pick out. Joe Flacco, the Ravens quarterback, has been playing out of his mind. Colin Kaepernick, the...
49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree will not be facing charges in the alleged sexual assault he was investigated for earlier this month.
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A man who paid over $1,000 last year to file trademarks for the phrases "Harbowl" and "Harbaugh Bowl" claims he was pressured by the NFL to not do it.
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At the University of San Diego, the small Catholic school where Jim Harbaugh presumably threw his first sideline tantrum as a head coach, the stories they tell are about intensity and motivation. Then, as now, Harbaugh had both in large quantities.
On Feb. 3, hell be coaching the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl. The fact hes just seven years removed from coaching at USD, a...
According to CSNBayArea.com, San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree will not be charged with sexual assault.
San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon released the following statement Friday:
“The San Francisco Police Department – Special Victims Unit completed and submitted a thorough investigation of the allegations against Michael Crabtree. Following a review...
The San Francisco District Attorney's office said Friday night that there will be no sexual assault charges filed against San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree after an investigation of charges that were levied against him two weeks ago. "The San Francisco Police Department-Special Victims Unit completed and submitted a thorough investigation of the allegations...
Thanks to Vernon Davis former Niners head coach Mike Singletary has the one of the great NFL rants of all time after sending Davis to the showers early during a regular season game.
Davis who was displaying a poor attitude and had a penchant for being a team cancer finally caught the ire of Singletary who famously said “I’d rather play with 10 than have one out their who doesn’t...
SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco’s district attorney won’t file criminal charges against 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree after reviewing evidence of an alleged sexual assault in a hotel after the team’s playoff victory over the Green Bay Packers.
After examining a “thorough investigation” submitted by police, District Attorney George Gascon said Friday his office determined...
Ray Lewis will be doing his final dance next Sunday at the Super Bowl in New Orleans. But there are some places I don’t think he should be visiting.
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The two main story lines for the upcoming Super Bowl are going to be shoved down your throat so hard, that you are going to need a skill-crane lowered down your esophagus to dislodge them. If they...
While most people in America have pledged their allegiance to the San Francisco 49ers or Baltimore Ravens for the upcoming Super Bowl, Jacki and Jack Harbaugh hope for a tie. Naturally. The parents of Ravens head coach John Harbaugh and 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh refused to pick a favorite for the first Super Bowl matchup to fit brothers against one another as coaches. "...