Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images The game will be decided on this side of the ball It feels as if the 49ers' defense relishes in the fact that they need to be flawless to win. After each loss, despite playing as well as you could ask in today's NFL, each defensive player that came to the podium put the onus on the defense for not getting a stop … [Read more...] about How DeMeco Ryans can slow down Sean McVay and the Rams
Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images Let’s make things a little more interesting If you were looking to make Sunday’s game a little more interesting, Michelle Magdziuk and I packed today’s Gold Digger’s podcast with tons of gambling and fantasy advice. If you don’t know, Michelle is a researcher for the NFL Network and writes for NFL.com. So here … [Read more...] about The 3 best prop bets for 49ers/Rams on Monday night
Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images The 49ers don’t have to rule out a player until Saturday The 49ers had a lengthy list of key contributors sit out of Thursday’s practice due to various injuries. And according to the beat reporters on hand at Friday’s practice, Arik Armstead, Javon Kinlaw, and Danny Gray were all absent for the second day in a … [Read more...] about Injury updates: Armstead, Kinlaw, and Gray miss practice for the second day in a row
Photo by Keith Birmingham/MediaNews Group/Pasadena Star-News via Getty Images History would suggest it is, anyway The 49ers are coming off a brutal loss and are now faced with the challenge of facing a talented Rams team on primetime. Sound familiar? Well, it should because we have seen this same scenario play out in the last two seasons. And the good news for 49ers … [Read more...] about Why Monday night against the Rams is the perfect get right game for Jimmy Garoppolo
Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images We have a new leader in the clubhouse Back with another edition of power rankings, 49ers edition. Let’s get right into it. 1. Secondary: Yes, I said it. The addition of Mooney Ward wasn’t immediately received by 49ers fans. However, when you step back and look at his addition, in unison with Emmanuel Moseley, it … [Read more...] about 49ers positional power rankings: Hats off to the secondary
Your San Francisco 49ers news for Friday, September 30, 2022 Steve Young is concerned about ‘resentment’ between Jimmy Garoppolo and 49ers “The thing that I’m worried about, Tom, is that we know what happened at the end of the season,” Young began with Tolbert & F.P. “Jimmy says goodbye. What I don’t want is sixth months of victimization. People saying in his circles … [Read more...] about Golden Nuggets: Do the 49ers have creative or toxic tension?
Steve Young did not Amateur lip-readers across the internet had fun with a clip of Jimmy Garoppolo saying something after his interception late in the game against the Broncos on Sunday. Kyle Shanahan downplayed the incident to the media yesterday, but Steve Young wondered if there were larger issues at play. First, Matt Maiocco referenced the video and asked Kyle whether he … [Read more...] about Kyle Shanahan brushes off Jimmy Garoppolo lip-readers
Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images Can Colton McKivitz hold up? The 49ers' offense wasn't good against Denver, mustering only ten points on 267 yards of total offense in the loss. Now the offense must turn it around for an important divisional game against the Rams and a defense that held the Arizona Cardinals to just 12 points last week. The … [Read more...] about 5 players to watch on the 49ers offense Monday night against the Rams
Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images Can the 49ers get revenge on the Rams? The 49ers are back on in primetime on Monday night. Due to our sponsorship with Tallysight, we have to pick every game. But, as we usually do, we’ll narrow it down to six for you at the bottom. Dolphins over Bengals: The gap between these teams is definitely smaller than … [Read more...] about NN prediction contest Week 4: Can the 49ers bounce back?