Kansas City Chiefs may rest starters in Week 17

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

If you ever needed a reason why fantasy football leagues don't extend into Week 17, you now have it. The Kansas City Chiefs are locked in as the No. 5 seed in the AFC and nothing that happens in the final week of the regular season will change that. As ...

San Francisco 49ers: Colin Kaepernick named starting quarterback

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

The quarterback controversy by the bay looks like it will continue to drag on for the remainder of the 2012 NFL season, but it increasingly looks like second-year signal-caller Colin Kaepernick has the inside track on the job. On Wednesday, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh named Kaepernick the starter for ...

The NFL’s Real Feel-Good Story

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

He's the feel-good story of the NFL this season -- the former first-round draft pick derided by most as a below-average quarterback who led his franchise to heights it hasn't experienced since a Hall-of-Famer was playing the position. You just haven't heard all that much about him. No, really. You haven't. Because ...

Can Mike Singletary Save His Job?

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

San Francisco 49ers head coach Mike Singletary has had a rough few weeks. His team has started 0-5 after virtually everyone predicted them to win the NFC West when the season began. The 49ers were thought to be poised for a breakthrough season and everyone was crediting Singletary with his ...

Alex Smith Or David Carr For The San Francisco 49ers?

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

The San Francisco 49ers are currently 0-5 and have looked horrible compiling that record. But, as president and owner Jed York told us the other day, the 49ers are going to win the NFC West. Since York said it, it must be true. So who will be leading the Niners ...

Week Six College Football Picks

Friday, October 8th, 2010

Record after week five: 56-20 (38-36-2 ATS) 12 pm ET Indiana (3-1) at (2) Ohio State (5-0) (-22.5) So IU is coming off a very painful loss at home against Michigan in a shootout for the ages, has one week to recover, and gets to go to Columbus to play the second-ranked team ...

Alex Smith To Become Starting Quarterback For 49ers

Monday, October 26th, 2009

After leading the San Francisco 49ers back into their game on Sunday against the Houston Texans, former No. 1 pick Alex Smith may have earned back his starting job at quarterback. Though the Texans won 24-21, Smith entered after halftime with the 49ers down 21-0. Starter Shaun Hill struggled in the ...