27 Results for tag: Kyle Shanahan

49ers Playoff Bound in 2018?

The 49ers finished the 2017 season as one of the hottest teams in the NFL, winning six of their final seven games after going winless over their first nine. This late season success has many fans and media members pointing to the 49ers as one of the teams to watch next season. And who can blame them? They have a new hotshot quarterback, one of the most ... 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

What We Learned About The 49ers In 2017

The 49ers are no longer a pushover team. It’s still a little early to crown Jimmy Garoppolo, Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch, but it is hard to not like what we are witnessing right in front of our eyes. After starting the season 0-9, the 49ers amazingly finished the season 6-10, including five straight victories. For the last few years however, opposing ... More

Misdirected Hatred: In Defense of Jed York

Jed York is not the enemy. That’s a pretty controversial statement within this Empire and I’m sure a lot of Faithfuls just took exception to it. It’s okay; I understand completely where you’re coming from. In fact, after Jim Harbaugh was fired – and yes, semantics aside, he was fired – I was screaming from the rooftops along with the rest ... More

Four Signs The Levi’s Stadium Experience Is Getting Better

Since opening up during the 2014 NFL season, Levi's Stadium hasn't fully developed into a home-field advantage situation for the San Francisco 49ers just yet. Out of the 32 total games played there, the 49ers have only come away with 12 victories at their young stadium. And whether it has been a variety of reasons from past bad 49ers teams since moving into ... 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

Five Burning Questions For 49ers v Titans

The San Francisco 49ers come into their week fifteen matchup with the Tennessee Titans on the heels of their first consecutive wins in over three calendar years. Throw in the performance of new starting quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, to go with three wins in the last four weeks and the buzz around the team is reaching levels not seen since the days when Jim ... 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

Garoppolo gives 49ers hope despite 24-13 loss to Seattle

Eric Reid picked off Russell Wilson on the first play from scrimmage. Strangely, on the last play from scrimmage, Jimmy Garoppolo threw his first touchdown in a 49ers uniform. It was just all the moments in between that kept the 49ers from notching their second win of the season against Seattle. Neither offense could get much of anything done early. ... More