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We're the clear cut favorite in our division, but we know there's still work to be done. Sure, we shouldn't have any major trouble in securing the NFC West title and the playoff birth that comes with it, but our sights are on the grand prize. To get to the Super Bowl, we'll need our defense to continue its dominance, and we'll need Alex Smith to continue to develop as a starting quarterback. He was a very efficient game manager last season, even making clutch plays at times, but now we need him to become a strong leader and passer. If he can do that, we could find ourselves in prime position for a Super Bowl birth.
Kevin Kolb or John Skelton? That's our big question. We're hoping one of those guys becomes the clear leader at some point in the preseason, because at this point, it's a draw. Last season, we were okay on defense, but our offense let us down. We think most of those problems stem from the lack of a t...
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With safety Dashon Goldson currently under the franchise tag, the San Francisco 49ers will have to decide whether or not they want to sign him to a long-term extension at the end of the year.
Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com believes the 49ers will have to weigh their options when it comes to re-signing a player like Goldson, since they’re going to need to pay linebacker...
It’s not very often that you use the words fantasy football sleeper, when describing a former number one overall NFL draft pick. Prior to last season, the word which might have been associated with San Francisco 49ers QB Alex Smith, might have been bust. While Smith did post a career season in several respects last year under the tutelage of head coach Jim Harbaugh, Smith was not...
San Francisco 49ers pass rusher Aldon Smith was stabbed at a house party in Santa Clara early Saturday,
The team confirmed the stabbing the same evening. He’s believed to be all right despite the incident.
“We are aware that Aldon Smith incurred minor injuries during an incident last night,” the team said in its statement,
“We are in contact with Aldon...
The house party that produced the stabbing of 49er’s Aldon Smith has come to a stand still. Santa Clara County detectives are still hoping to find anybody that could lead them in the right direction.
Santa Clara Deputies and the California Highway Patrol responded to the altercation, but were unable to get any pertinent info from any of the party’s guests. There is no information...
There comes a point when perhaps you should just consider staying at home and playing some Nintendo or watching a movie. If the San Francisco 49ers’ breakout rookie hasn’t reached that point yet, it might be time for some crazy pills.
In an offseason that has seen the 2011 NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year already get arrested for a DUI, which seems to be a necessity for young...
Before I begin, a quick hello. I’m John Porter, a 22 year old 49ers fan from Preston, England. While I’m quickly plugging/introducing myself, I’m also a coach at the Manchester Titans, bringing american football in all its glory to Manchester.
Anyway, moving on to my first column. Basically, I’ve been a 49ers fan since around 1998. Supporting this team has often made me...
According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, the San Francisco 49ers have confirmed that defensive end Aldon Smith was involved in an incident on Saturday morning and has suffered minor injuries.
The 49ers released the following statement:
“The San Francisco 49ers are aware that Aldon Smith incurred minor injuries during an incident last night. We are in contact...
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS
Key Additions: QB Josh Johnson, RB Brandon Jacobs, WR Randy Moss, WR Mario Manningham
Key Losses: WR Josh Morgan
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Alex Smith and the San Francisco 49ers finally turned a leaf last year on their way to a 13 win season, and a botched punt return away from the Super Bowl. Second year head coach Jim Harbaugh took a talented team and...
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was stabbed at a house party near San Jose, California on Saturday morning. According to CSN Bay Area, Smith suffered stab wounds to his shoulder and abdomen, likely from a small pocket knife, while trying to break up a fight at the party. Smith was treated for minor injuries and was then released from a local hospital.
Smith, the No.7...
San Franciso 49ers Aldon Smith arrives for the Inaugural National Football League Honors at Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis (Credit: REUTERS/Mike Segar)
While speaking with the NFL network today, police have reported that they do not currently have a suspect in this weekend’s stabbing of San Francisco linebacker Aldon Smith.
According to Gregg Rosenthal at NFL.com, “Santa Clara...
According to Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com, the police have told them that they currently don’t have any suspects in the reported stabbing of San Francisco 49ers defensive end Aldon Smith.
Santa Clara County Sheriff Sergeant Jose Cardoza stated that deputies responded to a 911 call on Saturday morning and when they arrived at the scene two people were shot and one was...