21 Results for tag: Carlos Hyde

‘Mastermind’ Kyle Shanahan: The secret behind his famous ‘outside zone’ runs

The 2016 Atlanta Falcons were incredible to watch. Running back Devonta Freeman had over 1,000 total rushing yards last year with 11 touchdowns. NFL defenses were terrified of facing both a dominant running game and MVP Matt Ryan. Yet, Ryan clearly benefited from a strong play-action game. Kyle Shanahan (2016 Falcons Offensive Coordinator) gained the ... More

2017 Season Review…And Looking To 2018

The bad news: for the fourth straight season the NFL postseason will be without the San Francisco 49ers. The good news: the 2017 season ended on a very high note as the 49ers managed to win six of their final seven games after opening the season at 0-9, leaving a glimpse of hope heading towards the future. And with a strong finish to end their 2017 campai... More

49ers 25 Titans 23 Observations

The first ever home start for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo turned out to be a memorable one for the Niner Faithful at Levi's Stadium, as the newest Bay Area sensation used a final drive with 67 seconds left in the game to set up kicker Robbie Gould's game-winning field goal as time expired to give the home crowd a thrilling 25-23 victory ... More

Garoppolo Ignites 49ers Offense…And Defense

It may be safe to say that the San Francisco 49ers have finally found their franchise quarterback in Jimmy Garoppolo. After eight weeks of ineffectiveness at the quarterback position from both veteran Brian Hoyer and rookie C.J. Beathard, the 49ers acquired Garoppolo's services back in late October via trade from the New England Patriots in exchange for a ... More

Predictions For Six 49er Free Agents

There are now officially five games left to the 2017 NFL season after the San Francisco 49ers fell once again to the Seattle Seahawks 24-13 this past Sunday. But despite a season that was lost before it even started, the 49ers as a whole are comprised of various young and talented players who have played with tremendous heart and passion till the very end ... More

State of The Franchise

The San Francisco 49ers went into their bye week with only a single win to their credit for the second season in a row. As they get set to kick off their final six games of the season on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks, I thought it would be a good idea to take a look at the state of the franchise. New General Manager John Lynch and Head Coach Kyle ... More

49ers QB Situation Not as Dire as Expected?

Things seem to be looking up for the San Francisco 49ers after earning their first victory of the season over the New York Giants 31-21 this past Sunday. By improving to 1-9, The 49ers will have the benefit of going into the bye week for some much needed rest before playing their last of three straight home games against the NFC West rival Seattle Seahawks. ... More

Week 8 Preview – It’s Not So Sunny in Philadelphia

The 0-7 San Francisco 49ers are out of playoff contention and are looking for ways to make the most of the season. Rest assured, they want to win games and will continue to do all they can to get W's. At the same time, they are truly evaluating every player on the roster and will look for ways to maximize each of them as they prepare for the offseason.... More

Week 7 Preview – Dallas Comes to Town

It's that time again, when the San Francisco 49ers renew their longtime rivalry with the Dallas Cowboys! Times are different now, as the Cowboys are possible Super Bowl contenders, while the 49ers are in year one of a rebuild. Game information: Time and Place: 1:05 PM PST, Levi Stadium, Santa Clara, CA   When the Cowboys have the ... More

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