Found November 01, 2011 on
San Francisco 49ers Examiner:
On Sunday, I got to Candlestick Park early to take a quick tour of the new 49ers Museum. The team opened up the museum this season to give fans a look at the organization's storied history.The museum...
BEST OF MAXIM
Worst tsk-tsk advice directed at an athlete exuberantly celebrating a touchdown or home run:
"Act like you've been there before."
Would you say that to your kid on her second visit to Disneyland?
Here's some advice from the peanut gallery:
Act like Joe Staley.
Staley is a 315-pound...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers will be going back to the place where his NFL career began. The 49ers will visit the Washington Redskins this Sunday and Rogers is trying to not think too much...
49ers 20 Browns 10 FINALWeek 8 is now in the books with the 49ers win over the Browns 20 to 10. The 49ers are now 6-1 for the first time since 1999 with their first 5 game winning streak since 2001. With Seattle’s loss the 49ers now hold a 4 game lead in the NFC West and it’s only a matter of time before this team clinches the division.First off I was way off with my half...
Mon, 31 Oct 2011 6:00:00 CDT
While the 49ers tout a league-leading run defense, the secondary has held its own and produced nine interceptions. Rogers' three picks equal the total of the Redskins' secondary.
The Niners built up a 17-3 lead at the half before coasting the rest of the way. Alex Smith was in game manager mode for the Niners and he completed 15 of 24 passes for 177 yards with 1 TD pass and 0 INTs. He also carried the ball 4 times for 22 yards (5.5 ypc) in this game. Frank Gore was very solid for the Niners yesterday with 31 carries for 134 yards (4.3 ypc) with 1 TD...
“I haven’t had fun playing football after Gregg [Williams] and them left,” former Redskins cornerback Carlos Rogers said on the LaVar and Dukes Show Tuesday afternoon. “After that, it wasn’t fun for me no more.”
He is, though, having fun now.
There’s been a lot of chatter about coaches in this town in recent days, from Mike Shanahan seeming to put the blame for his...