Posts Tagged ‘isaac bruce’

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview: Carolina at St. Louis

Despite undergoing finger surgery on Monday, Jackson will “suck up the pain” and play this Sunday against Carolina The Rams are back to the friendly confines of the Dome with a huge crowd looking forward to celebrating the jersey and number retirement ceremony for Isaac Bruce.  Carolina got their first win of the season last […]

WR Isaac Bruce Traded from San Fran to the Rams; Will Retire as a Ram

Wide receiver Isaac Bruce, the Rams franchise leader in receptions, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns, will retire a St. Louis Ram. The Rams traded with the 49ers to acquire Bruce, the team announced today. The Rams and Bruce will hold a news conference on Wednesday. Bruce spent 14 seasons with the Rams after being drafted […]

Wayne’s Career Day Keeps Colts Perfect, Nip 49ers 18-14

Most folks at first glance, knowing that the San Francisco 49ers were going to visit Lucas Oil Stadium to take on the Indianapolis Colts, probably wrote this game off as another notch in the Colts’ belt. Yet, it didn’t exactly happen like that. True enough, quarterback Peyton Manning got his numbers, but it took a […]

Rams Fall at Home to 49’ers 17-16

The Rams lose their second consecutive game after blowing their second consecutive 4th quarter lead. This lead was 13 points with 7 minutes left in the game. This is getting ridiculous. And in the same refrain as last week, the Rams were outscored and out gained significantly in the fourth quarter. The Rams punted twice […]

49’ers Deal Bitter Loss to Bills in Buffalo 10-3

When the San Francisco 49ers came to Buffalo this afternoon one would have assumed that the match-up would be an easy one for the Bills. Not only are the 49ers a poor team based on their record, but they had to travel across the country to a cold weather location with not a whole lot […]

Week 6 Preview: Philadelphia at San Francisco

The Philadelphia Eagles seemed to be well on their way to a 3-2 record Sunday as they led the Washington Redskins at home 14-0. Then, as soon as they built what was a solid lead, it quickly went bye bye, and by the time the Eagles knew what hit them, they were on the losing […]

Willis Set to Take Over Leadership Role on Niners

The 49ers are looking for a leader with the retirement of Bryant Young and Mike Nolan has already placed that responsibility on Patrick Willis. Nolan says Willis has taken the role naturally, and, really, it’s hard to argue. Who else would take that role? Isaac Bruce, a 15-year veteran, is a candidate, but he just […]

San Francisco 49’ers 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, Predicted: 4th 2007 record: 5-11 (3rd NFC West) Head Coach: Mike Nolan (4th season) *rookie **new veteran ROSTER QUICK VIEW Offense QB: Alex Smith How many former No. 1 overall picks end up fighting for their job against guys like Shaun Hill and J.T. O’Sullivan? RB: Frank Gore Everything you could […]