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About unca_chuck

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

Joe Staley Retires, Don Shula Dies

Joe Staley, a stalwart on the offensive line for the past 13 seasons, had his retirement presser Tuesday. The argument is there for his HoF creds, and I think he’s gonna make it. Made the all-rookie team, 6 time pro-bowl … Continue reading

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UDFA – UFDA

The 49er roster as of now is full. They signed 11 undrafted free agents to fill out their roster. Their UDFA’s are (thx Winder): JaMycal Hasty, RB, BaylorChris Finke, WR, Notre DameDeMarkus Acy, DB, MissouriJared Mayden, S, AlabamaRonnell Perkins, S, … Continue reading

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The 2020 Draftermath

Well, for team that was depleted by last year’s moved to shore up the defense, the 49ers did a shitload of wheeling and dealing to spice up this Stay-At-Home 2020 draft. The trade of DeForest Buckner was a pretty big … Continue reading

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Joe Staley to Retire!

In somewhat shocking news, the Niners trade for Trent Williams of the Washington Redskins for next year’s 3rd round pick, and this year’s 5th round pick. Joe Staley, citing health concerns, has decided to retire. At least the timing was … Continue reading

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Round One in the Books

Say what you will about it, but the 2020 NFL draft-from-the-basement was actually pretty fucking cool. It was great to see the players looking and acting like the very young adults they are instead of hanging with their possees, sporting … Continue reading

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Draft Day!

Strange and weird as it will be, we have an actual sports related event that hasn’t been cancelled. The NFL Draft! As with most drafts, there are a lot of teams that need quarterbacks. And most are near the top … Continue reading

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Five Days . . .

The last shred of normalcy in sports is upon us in 5 days. The NFL draft. It’ll be interesting to see how this goes, but for those of us that are still working, it’ll look like the last 50 Zoom … Continue reading

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Your 2020 Drafty Basement

No, this year’s draft won’t be the glitz of Vegas, but the dankness of Jolly Roger’s basement. I can hardly wait. The story is here: https://www.yardbarker.com/nfl/articles/roger_goodell_to_announce_nfl_draft_first_round_picks_from_his_basement/s1_12680_31757927?mb_edition=20200413&mb_loc=left_h I guess all the owners will send homing pigeons to Goodell’s place to announce … Continue reading

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The Oh-So-Important Draft

For all the shit given to Jolly Roger Goodell, I don’t see what the huge deal is around altering the draft to fit the situation. All that needs to be working is the commissioner being able to get the picks … Continue reading

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Stay Indoors, Stay Safe

And avoid press conferences at all costs. Not much football news, but the draft is gonna happen in April. Barring anything even weirder happening. So, we got that. Anyhow, found this pretty fucking awesome vid of Elvis. Not a gigantic … Continue reading

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