San Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings: Niners Deviate From Identity In Loss

Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE

  The San Francisco 49ers loss to the Minnesota Vikings was shocking and even more so, considering the Niners played away from their strengths. This is a 49ers team with a run first identity. While Alex Smith has improved leaps […]

San Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings Instant Analysis: Niners Sloppy In Loss

Bruce Kluckhohn-US PRESSWIRE

  Before Sunday’s matchup, Alex Smith hadn’t thrown an interception in 216 consecutive pass attempts. That statistic was no more, as the Minnesota Vikings pulled off a huge upset in their 24-13 victory over the San Francisco 49ers. It was […]

San Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings: Halftime Thoughts

Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE

  The Minnesota Vikings drew first blood after an excellent 16 play, 82 yard opening drive. Vikings coach Leslie Frazier understands how difficult it is to score on this Niners defense, and took a chance in the opening drive with […]

San Francisco 49ers: Carlos Rogers vs. Percy Harvin

Kyle Terada-US PRESSWIRE

  The matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and Minnesota Vikings will provide plenty of storylines, but an intriguing one to watch will be in the slot. Percy Harvin has established himself as the Vikings top receiver, which isn’t saying […]

San Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings: Matt Kalil Is X-Factor

Brad Rempel-US PRESSWIRE

  The San Francisco 49ers are considered the best defensive team in the league today. In a passing league, that’s a huge accomplishment for Jim Harbaugh and his boys. This 49ers team boasts the best defensive line in football, with […]

49ers vs. Vikings NFL Week 3 Preview

Cary Edmondson-US PRESSWIRE

  The 2-0 San Francisco 49ers will matchup against Adrian Peterson and the 1-1 Minnesota Vikings. After two consecutive primetime matchups, the 49ers vaunted defense get they’re shot at an improved Vikings offense led by Christian Ponder and Adrian Peterson. […]

San Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings: Players to Watch

Bruce Kluckhohn-US PRESSWIRE

Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings will host the San Francisco 49ers this Sunday in the Metrodome, in what promises to be an exciting affair. It may or may not be exciting, depending on whom you ask. The general consensus? […]

San Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions: Defense Fuels Niners Win

Cary Edmondson-US PRESSWIRE

The San Francisco 49ers defense was phenomenal for the second straight week, this time holding an explosive Detroit Lions offense to just 19 points total. While the 49ers offense put up 27 points, the defense was the real hero in […]

San Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions: Halftime Thoughts

Cary Edmondson-US PRESSWIRE

The San Francisco 49ers lead the Detroit Lions 14-6 at the half, in what has turned into a rather conservative first two quarters for both squads. An explosive Lions aerial attack has turned into a running affair. The Lions ran […]

San Francisco 49ers: Special Teams Spotlight

Kyle Terada-US PRESSWIRE

The classic ‘offense vs. defense’ debate will be tested in the San Francisco 49ers matchup with the Detroit Lions, but what about special teams? Are teams are so focused on the offensive and defensive aspects of football, that special teams […]

San Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions: Battle of the Trenches

Kyle Terada-US PRESSWIRE

The San Francisco 49ers and Detroit Lions will face off this Sunday in what will likely be the game of the week. Many will follow the Jim Harbaugh and Jim Schwartz storyline, but expect the 49ers and Lions game to […]

San Francisco 49ers: Offense Much Improved

Benny Sieu-US PRESSWIRE

The San Francisco 49ers will host the Detroit Lions at Candlestick Park this Sunday night, and with the recent history between these two clubs, fans should expect fireworks. We have several juicy storylines to follow.  Two major storylines to follow: […]