Posts Tagged ‘frank-gore’

Kaepernick Leads the Niners to a 31-21 Win Over Saints in New Orleans

49ers starting QB Alex Smith was not inactive for Sunday’s game vs the Saints. Despite that, he still watched from the sideline, as backup Colin Kaepernick led the team to a huge 31-21 win over the Saints. Kaepernick threw for a touchdown and ran for another, while Ahmad Brooks and Donte Whitner each returned an […]

Gridiron Gab Week Seven Preview – Seattle at San Francisco

The week seven slate starts off with what should be a fun game in the NFC West between two teams that are 4-2, and coming in off completely different games just a few days ago. The Niners were pounded at home by the Giants, a game many felt they would win coming in thinking revenge […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Vikings Upset Niners 24-13 in Minnesota

San Fran kicked off 2012 topping two playoff teams with a smothering defense and a solid offense. Sunday in Minnesota, they were a step behind the more physical Vikings all day, falling in stunning fashion to the Vikings 24-13. The Vikings, led by QB Christian Ponder, did as they pleased all day vs the tough […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: San Francisco at Green Bay

The premiere NFC game of the week takes place in Green Bay, where Alex Smith and the Niners take on the Packers and last seasons MVP – Aaron Rodgers. Green Bay entered last season’s playoffs as the favorite to win the Super Bowl after going an NFL-best 15-1. With Rodgers directing the offense, the Packers, […]

Fantasy Football Week One: Five Players That You Should Sit in Week One

While there are some great week one battles in the NFL to start the year, fantasy owners have to look long and hard at their rosters to make sure they don’t make the mistake of playing players that will not have big weeks. There’s plenty of those guys out there, and today we look at […]

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Evening Edition 8/1

Bad news for the Eagles, as DT Cullen Jenkins hurt his hammy on Wednesday, and this evening is undergoing an MRI to see how bad the potential damage on it is – Philadelphia Inquirer The Giants heard what Jerry Jones said to fans the other day about kicking the Giants’ rear ends, and so far […]

A Look Back at 2011, Three Bright Spots of The Season for the 49ers

Even though the 49ers season is over, let us take a look back at some of the bright spots of the season that was. Alex Smith finally found a system in which to be successful with in the NFL, Vernon Davis became Smith’s safety net, and the defense became one of the best in the […]

Gridiron Gab NFC Championship Game Preview – New York Giants at San Francisco 49ers

One day, one team, one game. That is all that stands between the San Francisco 49ers and a trip to Indianapolis and Super Bowl 46. That team as you well know is the New York Giants, and they are very well determined to make sure that they are the ones that head to Super Bowl […]