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49ers HC Jim Harbaugh did not like what Giants OC Kevin Gilbride's comment's the other day talking about DE Justin Smith of the 49ers.
Kevin Gilbride said he likes to murder offensive players when is on the field and Jim Harbaugh was angry when he heard about that comment.
Jim Harbaugh said Gilbride's comment was outrageous when he was making a statement about his star defensive end Justin Smith.
Harbaugh's quote " Kevin Gilbride's outrageous, irrational statement regarding Justin Smith's play is, first, an absurd analogy. Second, it is an incendiary comment targeting one of the truly exemplary players in this league" end quote.
Both teams will face each other to the death tomorrow afternoon and this is the rematch of the 2011 NFC championship game when the Giants beat the 49ers 20-17 in overtime and from there, they went on to win the super bowl.
Expect a close game between both teams and I would be shocked if either teams blows each other away.
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The San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants square off once again this Sunday at Candlestick Park. And while most 49ers fans have their take on what to expect, there is always an element of the unknown when it comes to these high profile games. We know the Giants are playing well right now, we know that they are coming off a dominating win versus the Cleveland Browns, we know that...
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San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh heard the comments made from New York Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride Thursday morning and decided to respond. The veteran Giants offensive play-caller said 49ers MVP Justin Smith “gets away with murder” when it comes to defensive holding. After learning of Gilbride’s...
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh responded Friday to New York Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride's comments on the way 49ers defensive end Justin Smith plays.Gilbride told reporters:"Smith is a beast on the inside. He's strong, he does a good a job of grabbing a hold of offensive linemen and allowing those twists to take place."He never gets...
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh says the comments Giants
offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride made about All-Pro defensive
end Justin Smith are ''outrageous'' and ''incendiary.''
The San Francisco 49ers enter this weekend’s rematch of last
season’s NFC Championship Game against the New York Giants healthy. The team
had three players listed on their injury report, but all are expected to play.
Alex Smith sprained a finger on his throwing hand last
weekend against the Buffalo Bills, but it didn’t hamper him this week during
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49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers has backed off his threat that he would steal Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz's patented salsa dance when the teams meet on Sunday.
New York Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride, while praising the work of the San Francisco 49ers, also claimed that officials fail to call holding on defensive end Justin Smith. "Smith is a beast on the inside," Gilbride told reporters. "He's strong, he does as good a job of grabbing a hold of offensive linemen and allowing those twists to take place...
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The New York Giants (3-2) will play the San Francisco 49ers (4-1) Sunday afternoon at Candelstick Park from San Francisco, CA.
Game starts at 4:25 pm on FOX (TV) and WFAN (Radio).
49ers favorites over Giants.
Spread is - 6.5 points.
My pick is the 49ers.
It's the rematch of 2011 NFC championship...