Posts Tagged ‘niners’

49ers Pound Bears 32-7 as Kapernick Throws Two TD’s in First NFL Start

Monday night in San Francisco the Bears got whipped, and backup QB Jason Campbell said it best when he said it was the Bears worst nightmare. An amped up 49ers defense did just about everything right, and led by backup QB Colin Kapernick, the Niners took apart the Bears in a 32-7 win. It was […]

49’ers Cruise Past Cardinals 24-3 to Wrap Up Week Eight

Alex Smith was nearly flawless on Monday night, as he had three touchdown passes to lead the 49ers to a 24-3 beating of the Cardinals in an NFC West battle. Smith had just one incompletion as he went 18-for-19 for 232 yards. He set an NFL record for the most completions with just one incompletion […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Niners No Match for Giants in 26-3 Pounding

The Niners came into Sunday’s NFC Title game rematch with the Giants thinking revenge. Now they should be thinking about just getting back to playing good football again. Antrel Rolle intercepted two passes and Prince Amukamara added another as the Giants pounded the Niners 26-3. “I think this is our most complete game all year […]

Gridiron Gab Week Six Preview – New York Giants at San Francisco

Emotions will run high in San Fran on Sunday as it’s a rematch of last seasons NFC Title game, as the Giants travel to meet the 49ers. Both teams are playing well so far in 2012, with the Giants at 3-2 coming off a dominating win over the Browns, while the Niners are 4-1 with […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Editor Matt Loede’s NFL Picks For Week Five

Last Week 10-5 Season 35-26 Miami at Cincinnati – The Bengals will look to do what they have done the last three weeks, which is control the tempo on both the offense and defensive lines. Look for Miami to hang for a half, but the Bengals will wear them down and win by 10. Cincinnati […]

Gridiron Gab Week Four Preview – San Francisco at NY Jets

The Niners looked like a Super Bowl teams in week 1 and 2, and then last week went to Minnesota and laid an egg in losing to the Minnesota Vikings. They will have to shore up both offense and defense this week as they head to the Big Apple to take on Mark Sanchez and […]

New Niners RB Brandon Jacobs Happy to Be in the Bay

Brandon Jacobs is hoping to add some punch to the Niners run game, and as the team announced the deal Friday, Jacobs threw a number of compliments at the team. “The 49ers are a great organization,” Jacobs said on Friday. “I’ve played against the 49ers year in, year out, and it’s always a great challenge. […]

Niners and QB Alex Smith Trying to Make Peace After Flirt with Manning

The Niners lost out on the Peyton Manning sweepstakes on Monday, and now the team is trying to get back QB Alex Smith. Matt Maiocco of Comcast SportsNet Bay Area states that the Niners and Smith are trying to work things out, and come to terms on a deal that will get him back in […]