NFC West

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CBS Sports’ Steve Beuerlein Talks San Diego Chargers Vs. San Francisco 49ers

The San Diego Chargers are still in the hunt for a playoff spot, but after three consecutive NFC Championship Game appearances, the San Francisco 49ers are out. They have the opportunity to play the spoiler for the Chargers, but what has happened to them this year? CBS Sports’ Steve Beuerlein spoke on this weekend’s west coast game and looks at what has gone wrong and right.

12/18/2014

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Team Grades: Questionable Call, Injuries And Seahawks Prove Too Much For 49ers

Few people thought the 49ers were going to go into Seattle and beat the Seahawks, but the 49ers gave the home team a scare. If not for injuries and a bad call, San Francisco might have been able to keep their postseason hopes alive.

12/15/2014

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Team Grades: 49ers Outplayed, Lose Big Must-Win Game To Seahawks

The Thursday Night game between the Seahawks and 49ers was not as competitive as anticipated. Despite being at home, and needing to win this game more than their opponent, San Francisco had no answer for the defending Super Bowl Champs, and the result was a Seattle victory.

11/28/2014

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No Need For 49ers To Panic

There is no reason for the 49ers to panic despite their 4-4 record. There is a big difference between 5-4 and 4-5 so a win this week should silence the panic talks. A loss though will certainly warrant a raise in concern.

11/05/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - NOVEMBER 02: Michael Crabtree #15 of the San Francisco 49ers catches a pass short of the goal line against the St. Louis Rams during the fourth quarter at Levi's Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.  The St. Louis Rams defeated the San Francisco 49ers 13-10.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Team Grades: 49ers With Lackluster Performance Lose Heartbreaker To Rams

San Francisco had a chance late, but couldn’t get the job done, losing to St. Louis. It was the same story after a 49er loss where most of the team played a role. This time around though it was no fault of the defense.

KHTK Sports 1140–11/03/2014

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Opponent Profile: 49ers Take On Rams For The Second Time In A Month

First up for the 49ers after their bye is the St. Louis Rams. After beating them less than a month ago, San Francisco should have no problems doing it again in front of their own home crowd.

10/28/2014

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 19:  Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers walks in the tunnel with teammates as he prepares to face the Denver Broncos in a game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

All Signs Point To A Strong 49er Finish

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.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/27/2014

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Team Grades: 49ers Start Strong, Stumble Late And Lose To Cardinals

San Francisco raced to the early lead than watched their opponent come back take the lead and snuff any attempt of a 49er comeback. The end result being a 23-14 Cardinal victory and a 49er team under .500.

09/22/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 14: Cornerback Patrick Peterson #21 of the Arizona Cardinals reacts against the New York Giants during a game at MetLife Stadium on September 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

49ers And Cardinals Meet In Week 3, San Francisco Faces First Must-Win Of 2014

After losing in week 2, the 49ers will look to bounce back against the Arizona Cardinals. San Francisco will face a must win as they can’t afford to drop two in a row, especially with one coming at the hands of a division rival.

KHTK Sports 1140–09/16/2014

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No Matter What, 2014-2015 Season Will Go Down In 49er History

When San Francisco’s regular season schedule was announced, 49er nation cringed. There is not a single game that screams ‘easy win'; which is not ideal for a team that figures it will be in a dog fight within their very own division just to get into the playoffs.

09/03/2014

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49ers And Cowboys Revisit Rivalry In 2014 Season Opener

The 49ers and Cowboys meet in Week 1, and the winner will be the team whose defense steps up. While the 49ers defense is top tier, they will be without some key players and going against an elite offense.

09/02/2014

Stevie Johnson #13 of the Buffalo Bills catches a pass during NFL game action against the Kansas City Chiefs at Ralph Wilson Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Stevie Johnson Returns Home To Round Out 49ers Receiving Core And Silence Critics

The 49ers’ acquisition of wide receiver Stevie Johnson is a win for both the team and player. San Francisco gets what they hope is the final missing piece to their passing game, while Johnson gets the chance to return home and not only play for a contender, but play in a market where his talents will not go un-noticed.

KHTK Sports 1140–08/21/2014

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