Giants Rundown: Things I Think I Know

Ten games into the 2014 season, and it’s been unlike anything I’ve ever seen since I’ve been following the San Francisc0 49ers.  Pulse enhancing…..it’s the best way I can describe the week to week saga that is our passion.  The 49ers consistently seem to play to the level of their opponent.  In Sunday’s victory against […]

November 2014 by Jeff Vandersnick

Rams Rundown: Things I Think I Know

The Edward Jones Dome held the 700th overall Monday Night Football game.   It was the perfect setting and stage for San Francisc0 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick as he led the team to a 31-17 victory.  Let’s recap. Injuries It’s not the most optimistic place to start, but it can’t be ignored.  An already injury riddled […]

October 2014 by Jeff Vandersnick

49ers beat Eagles to return to .500

In a far cry from the first three games of the 2014 campaign, the San Francisco 49ers (2-2) owned the second half. They pitched a 13-0 shutout in the final thirty minutes, part of a 26-21 victory over the previously undefeated Philadelphia Eagles (3-1). The win also marked the first regular season victory for the […]

September 2014 by Andy Parker

Rivalry Rekindled

Whether you’re talking about The Catch, the wars in the early 90s or Owens celebrating on the star, the San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys have a rivalry dating back to the 1970s. Sunday will not only mark the start of the 2014 regular season for both teams, but the 34th meeting between the two storied NFC franchises. […]

September 2014 by Andy Parker

49ers fall 23-3. Who cares?

If you’re at all like me, you don’t put too much stock in the preseason. The records are meaningless. More often than not, guys who won’t play when it does matter grace the field more than the regular season starters. There are a ton of kinks still to be worked out. Such was the case […]

August 2014 by Andy Parker

Is Brandon Lloyd the Odd Man Out?

Despite being signed to a one-year deal last month, the acquisition of Stevie Johnson, emergence of Quinton Patton and selection of Bruce Ellington could mean Brandon Lloyd may not even make the San Francisco 49ers roster. Before the draft, the Niners only had a few weak spots, wideout included. At the time, Lloyd seemed like […]

May 2014 by Andy Parker

Baalke Ball

This year’s NFL Draft had multiple intriguing storylines. The first round slide of Johnny Football, the selection of the first openly gay player, Michael Sam, and the introduction of Baalke Ball. Ok, I made the last one up, but it’s something worth examining. Overall, the San Francisco 49ers had a successful draft. They entered with […]

May 2014 by Andy Parker

49ers Trade Conditional 2015 Pick For Buffalo Bills WR Stevie Johnson

San Francisco 49ers General Manager, Trent Baalke, is known for his draft day savvy. So far, so good in the 2014 NFL Draft. The 49ers did not trade up in the first-round on day one, nor did they select a wide receiver like some of us thought, but they did manage a rather bold move […]

May 2014 by sportshead