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Lifelong SF 49ers, SF Giants, and Golden State Warriors fan

Phugly in Philadelphia – Two and Phuckin’ O

Well, that was brutal. In true grind-it-out fashion, the 49ers managed to escape this 10 day camping trip in Deetroit, West Virginia, and Philadelphia with a 2-0 record. Yes, there were more casualties among the walking wounded, and the offense … Continue reading

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Game 2 – Cheese Steak Time

Amazingly, the team bus didn’t crash on the way to the airport today and injure half the team. Instead, the team arrived safely in Philadelphia after spending the week in West Virginia. Because, well who knows? Maybe they got a … Continue reading

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A Horse, a Horse, My Kingdom for a . . .

. . . Cornerback. Here we are, week 2, and we are down 3 starters, and 3 more are questionable. Plus a back up. DOUBTFUL: – CB Emmanuel Moseley (knee) QUESTIONABLE:– DT Javon Kinlaw (knee) – DT Arik Armstead (adductor) … Continue reading

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Picking Up Where We Left Off . . .

. . . on the injury front. Yes, game one saw the 49ers lose two starters as both Raheem Mostert and Jason Verrett both suffered season-ending knee injuries. Both appeared to be non-contact injuries, as once again, an artificial turf … Continue reading

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Pyrrhic Victories Are Getting Old

UPDATE: The 49ers have signed free agent CB Dre Kirkpatrick, recently of the AZ Cardinals where he had 56 tackles, 7 passes defensed, and 3 picks last season. A bad thing happened on they way to a laugher win in … Continue reading

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2021 Kickoff!!! Revenge of the Niners

Here we go! The game will finally be played on the field! The talk is over! 2021 is here! I won’t add much to the blather only to say I think Lance will only get 5-6 plays max. Unless it … Continue reading

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Thursday Night NFL 2021 Season Kickoff

The 2021 football season officially kicks off tonight as the Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers (how the fuck?) take on the hapless Dallas Cowboys. Dallas’ 2020 season looked a lot like ours as Dallas suffered a multitude of injuries, … Continue reading

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Five. More. Days.

The 2021 football season comes rushing at us in 5 days. The hype, the backlash, the prevaricating, the questions about our starting QB and all that jazz can be put to rest. The game will actually finally be played on … Continue reading

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Your 2021 49ers Taxi Squad

1. Defensive end Alex Barrett. Age: 272. Wide receiver Travis Benjamin. Age: 313. Wide receiver River Cracraft. Age: 264. Defensive lineman Darrion Daniels. Age: 235. Fullback Josh Hokit. Age: 236. Offensive tackle Corbin Kaufusi. Age: 287. Guard Senio Kelemete. Age: … Continue reading

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Cut List Surprise

Color me baffled. The 49ers cut Ha Ha Clinton-Dix among the guys to be shuffled off to Fed Ex to meet the 53 man roster. Here’s the list: WR Travis Benjamin (J. Anderson) C Jake Brendel (NFLN) S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix (Orlando Sentinel) FB Josh Hokit (The Athletic) … Continue reading

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