11 Results for author: Paul Williams

49ers 24 Redskins 26 Observations

The San Francisco 49ers once again found a way to come up just short of victory by falling to the Washington Redskins 26-24 and dropped to 0-6 on the season. After falling down early 17-0 during the first two quarters, 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan made the long, awaited move of pulling starting quarterback Brian Hoyer due to ineffectiveness in favor ... More

Week 4 Preview : 49ers vs Cardinals Q & A

The San Francisco 49ers (0-3) are ready to get back to work after an extra few days rest following a tough 41-39 Week 3 loss to NFC West division rival Los Angeles Rams last Thursday night. And while still in search of their first win of the season, this young 49ers team will have to find a way to limit the mental errors which have plagued them throughout ... More

49ers 9 Seahawks 12 Takeaways

The San Francisco 49ers dropped to 0-2 after losing a hard fought battle with division rival Seattle Seahawks 12-9 in what turned out to be a defensive showdown. Getting over the hump and winning a game at hostile Century Link Field still eludes the 49ers as they have now lost six straight regular season games there. But despite being two touchdown underd... More

49ers Defense Needs More Pressure

Not many positives were taken away from the San Francisco 49ers season opener last Sunday, when they were defeated 23-3 at the hands of the visiting Carolina Panthers. In a contest where San Francisco turned the ball over twice (five times if you include the three failed fourth down conversions), and created 10 penalties, it was evident that the 49ers were ... More

San Francisco 49ers Week 1 Preview: vs Carolina Panthers

The wait to see the new-look San Francisco 49ers will finally be put to rest this coming Sunday as they host the Carolina Panthers at Levi's Stadium for the NFL's season opener. Under the directions of new general manager John Lynch as well as new head coach Kyle Shanahan during the offseason, to say that the 49ers received a complete makeover would be an ... More

Brian Hoyer’s Time is Now

It is a breath of fresh air for San Francisco 49ers fans knowing that the play from the quarterback position should see significant improvement compared to what has been witnessed the past few seasons. Former 49ers quarterbacks Blaine Gabbert and Colin Kaepernick have officially moved on, with the former signing with the Arizona Cardinals to backup Carson ... More

Do or Die for Carlos Hyde

When the San Francisco 49ers drafted running back Carlos Hyde in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft, it was the expectation of the organization that the Ohio State standout would take the reigns from Frank Gore, the team's all-time leading rusher. In his rookie campaign, Hyde complimented Gore very well, rushing for 333 yards on just 83 carries with ... More

49ers 53-Man Projected Roster 3.0

Preseason is now officially halfway over for the San Francisco 49ers as the upcoming 2017 NFL season awaits just around the corner. After last night's 33-14 loss to the Denver Broncos at Levi Stadium, the dust is beginning to settle on which players will make the 53-man roster for the 49ers. While several jobs have already been determined, the ones that ... More

49ers’ Rookies Solid In Preseason Debuts

A new era officially kicked off for the San Francisco 49ers as they traveled to face the Kansas City Chiefs in their first preseason game. Though the 49ers walked away with a 27-17 victory, there is still plenty of room for improvement in order to really steer this team in the right direction. And Friday night would have its share of up and downs on both ... More

A Golden Opportunity for San Francisco 49ers Wide Receiver Aldrick Robinson

One of the most anticipated battles this training camp for the San Francisco 49ers is at the wide receiver position. With a total of 13 receivers on their roster, the only two that have established themselves so far this training camp are free agent wide receivers Pierre Garcon and Marquise Goodwin. But when you look past both Garcon and Goodwin, it is ... More