Posts Tagged ‘niners’

San Francisco Comes to Terms with WR Mario Manningham

While the Niners still entertain the thought of trying to get free agent QB Peyton Manning, the team is moving quickly to acquire WR’s, as the team has come to terms with free agent wide receiver Mario Manningham. Manningham was a hero in the Super Bowl, making the key catch in the game winning drive […]

San Francisco 49ers and QB Alex Smith Getting Close on Three-Year Deal

The 49ers and QB Alex Smith are getting near on a three-year deal that would keep the QB in the bay for the next couple seasons. Smith said in an interview with Kim Coyle of CBS5 that he is happy with the way the details of a new three-year deal are going between he and […]

Randy Moss Set for Workout With San Francisco 49ers Today

The 49ers search for a wide out will take them to working out free agent wide receiver Randy Moss. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Moss, who worked out already for the Saints, will be in San Fran Monday for a workout with the Niners. Reports from last weeks workout with the Saints are is that […]

San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh Speaks On the Possible Return of QB Alex Smith

49?ers quarterback Alex Smith came out of nowhere last season for first year head coach Jim Harbaugh, and led the team to the brink of the Super Bowl before losing to the Giants in the NFC Title game. Smith, who threw for 3144 yards, 17 touchdowns and just five picks, is a free agent, and […]

Gridiron Gab NFL Divisional Playoff Preview – New Orleans at San Francisco

The divisional round of the NFL Playoffs is usually the most exciting, and every game on the docket this weekend has plenty of storylines. The first game we will see will see the NFC South Champs, the New Orleans Saints, travel to San Francisco to take on the NFC West Champion 49’ers. It seems that […]

49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh Ticks Off Lions With Comments About Playing Saints

Jim Harbaugh has been known to be outspoken and let’s not forget “handshake-gate” with Lions coach Jim Schwartz. Harbaugh has given the underdog Lions some extra incentive against the Saints according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News. Radio station 97.1 was playing a sound bite from Harbaugh on Wednesday. With his NFC West champion […]

Gridiron Gab Week 16 Power Rankings

The spookiest week of football so far this season has the rankings in turmoil. Upsets, injuries and power outages have teams moving and shaking all over the board. As always if you think you can do better, leave your own rankings in the comments below. 1. New Orleans Saints (11-3). I struggled with this decision […]

San Francisco Lowers the Boom on the Steelers in 20-3 Win at Candlestick

The San Francisco 49ers needed little reason to get back to the basics on Monday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Losers of two of their last three, the Niners defense beat up Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers in a 20-3 win that puts them at 11-3 on the year. It was a gutsy effort for […]