Four Players are Essential to San Francisco’s Super Bowl Hopes

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Colin Kaepernick. Michael Crabtree. Frank Gore. Patrick Willis. Aldon Smith. Randy Moss. Not a bad list to choose from if you’re trying to guess which players I was referring to in my article title, but everybody knows what they can […]

The San Francisco 49ers Are Not In Trouble Despite Blowout Loss to Seattle

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Few expected the San Francisco 49ers to duplicate the success of last season to quite the same degree in 2012. They weren’t injured a whole lot , David Akers had a historically successful year as a kicker and Alex Smith […]

San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Controversy Continues

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Contrary to what some in the media are saying, the San Francisco 49ers‘ quarterback controversy did not begin with yesterday’s loss to the St. Louis Rams. It has been slowly building for most of the season, and picked up steam […]

Everyone Loves Tim Tebow, Except Rex Ryan

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You have to feel for Tim Tebow. Okay, so you don’t have to feel for him—Lord knows there are many out there who don’t—but you can understand how he might be feeling today after Rex Ryan finally decided to bench […]

Colin Kaepernick to Start for San Francisco 49ers Against St. Louis Rams this Sunday

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ESPN is reporting today that Colin Kaepernick will get the start for the San Francisco 49ers this Sunday against the St. Louis Rams. While it is hard to argue with the success Kaepernick has had in his first two NFL […]

Colin Kaepernick Auditioning for San Francisco 49ers’ Starting Quarterback Job On Sunday


News broke late Wednesday night that Colin Kaepernick will be receiving the first-team reps at quarterback this week. After Kaepernick and Alex Smith met with coach Jim Harbaugh and he informed them of this decision, the news soon spread that […]

Quarterback Controversy in San Francisco


As I wrote here on Rant almost a month ago, there is a quarterback controversy in San Francisco. The only difference between then and now is that now the rest of America knows about it. After Colin Kaepernick dazzled viewers […]

Monday Night Football: Alex Smith, Jay Cutler out for San Francisco 49ers, Chicago Bears


Tonight’s Monday Night Football tilt between the San Francisco 49ers and the Chicago Bears has the potential to be one of the ugliest games you will see in the National Football League this season. It already figured to be a […]

San Francisco 49ers Look to Extend Win Streak Against St. Louis Rams

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This Sunday’s tilt between the NFC West-leading San Francisco 49ers and the NFC West cellar-dwellers, the St. Louis Rams, figures to be a major mismatch. San Francisco has a more potent offense, arguably the NFL’s best defense, and they are […]

Should Tim Tebow Replace Mark Sanchez at Quarterback?


Tim Tebow’s NFL future continues to be murky. He managed to avoid getting traded by the New York Jets at this year’s deadline despite reports that the owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars continues to be very interested in trading for […]

Quarterback Controversy in San Francisco


Despite their 5-2 record so far, the San Francisco 49ers have a problem, and though it is not a new one it still may come as a bit of a surprise. The problem is Alex Smith, and more specifically, his […]