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Sat, 5 Nov 2011 21:25:05 CDT
BEST OF MAXIM
Throughout a half-hour joint interview late last week, Anthony Davis and Mike Iupati repeatedly finished each other's sentences. Barely two years after they met at a college football awards ceremony, they call themselves brothers.
The 49ers picked both of them in the first round of the 2010...
Sat, 5 Nov 2011 15:25:23 CDT
Chances are, you won't need a whole handful of fingers to fully enumerate the number of guys who’ve successfully made a transition in recent years from 4-3 defensive end to the same position in a 3-4 front. Then again, you might require an index finger thrust in the air to characterize the status of 49ers veteran Justin Smith among the few defenders who have effectively made...
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Capitalize when the other team messes up. Hit the occasional big play. Give the ball to Frank Gore a lot.
Sun, 6 Nov 2011 6:25:31 CST
Frank Gore gains his yards in so many ways. He runs over defenders, fakes them out or carries them along for the ride as he grinds first downs for the San Francisco 49ers.
Frank Gore ran for 107 yards, and the NFL's stingiest scoring defense forced three turnovers Sunday, and the San Francisco 49ers ran their winning streak to six games with a 19-11 win over the Washington Redskins.
The whimpering 3-4 Washington Redskins return home to Fed Ex Field on Sunday, to face one of the biggest surprises of the 2011 NFL season, the 6-1 San Francisco 49ers. Two teams heading in different directions, but with the same goals, earning a tough NFL win.
What a difference a year and a coach have made for the 49ers, who were a disappointing 6-10 last year under Mike Singletary...