As the 49ers look back on this season, it will not be positive. The team almost had a losing record, and missed the playoffs after 3 straight NFC Championship games. However, the teams awful season has to do with injuries than anything else, and a problem that shouldn’t haunt them next season.
By JANIE McCAULEY AP Sports Writer Aldon Smith might not have the intimidating and impressive sack numbers of past seasons in his abbreviated year, yet he judges his play by more than just flattening opposing […]
Matt Barrows, Sacramento Bee reporter covering the San Francisco 49ers, joined the Grant Napear Show during Thursday’s seventh segment to talk about Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks. Matt described Aldon Smith’s play since returning […]
In honor of the Raiders/Niners playing this Sunday, I put together my all time bay area team. Players who have played for either the Niners, Raiders or both at some point in their career. This […]
Callers continued to pose questions regarding the Adrian Peterson situation during the show’s third segment, Grant explaining that, although the running back will sit out the remainder of this season and his status is up […]
Grant kicked off Monday’s show by discussing the 49ers’ narrow victory over the New York Giants on Sunday, claiming that Aldon Smith’s restored presence in the trenches for San Francisco was the difference-maker in a […]
Aldon Smith wore a big grin beneath his facemask, even when linebackers coach Jim Leavitt good-naturedly let him have it after the ball didn’t wind up in his hands during one drill. “Aldon! You won’t […]
1ST HOUR–1ST SEG The Sacramento Kings got everyone’s hopes up with a 24 point lead against the Dallas Mavericks. They soon came back down to earth and ended up getting beat by 8 points. We […]
It has been said that Aldon Smith’s suspension was not reduced because he didn’t comply with all the requirements of his suspension. But both he and the NFLPA disagree, and they appear to be the ones who are right.
Jim Harbaugh had an ease of sorts about him again, perhaps from a potentially season-saving overtime win on the road at New Orleans, or the fact that defensive lineman Ray McDonald’s domestic violence case has […]
Grant opened the show’s second segment by claiming that the San Francisco 49ers have weathered a significant chunk of the storm, and that, with Aldon Smith and Navarro Bowman set to return in the coming […]
For the 49ers to make the playoffs they will need a strong finish to the regular season. With the return of some key players and a favorable schedule, the 49ers are poised for a strong finish.