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12 Oct 2011, 02:31pm by Rivers McCown

Harbaugh and How the 49ers Were Built

Jim Harbaugh's coaching resume is given the profile treatment by Chase Stuart over at the New York Times' Fifth Down blog.

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18 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2011, 3:58pm by Dean

12 Oct 2011, 02:19pm by Rivers McCown

Al Davis' Strategic Legacy

Grantland's Chris Brown takes a look at the strategic foundation of Al Davis' offenses. Yes, there was more to it than chucking the ball deep.

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20 comments, Last at 17 Oct 2011, 9:45am by RichC

11 Oct 2011, 03:59pm by Rivers McCown

Phoenix Will Host 2015 Super Bowl

Arizona's University of Phoenix stadium will host it's second Super Bowl after beating out Tampa's bid for the 2015 event. The last one, as you may remember, involved David Tyree, an 18-0 Patriots team, and one of the better Super Bowls in NFL history.

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9 comments, Last at 14 Oct 2011, 3:20pm by Sammyg

11 Oct 2011, 01:01pm by Rivers McCown

Tim Tebow Named Starting Quarterback in Denver

The Denver Post reports that players were told at an 8 a.m. meeting that Kyle Orton has lost the starting job to Tim Tebow. Perhaps the Dolphins and Broncos can work something out for Orton before the trade deadline?

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44 comments, Last at 20 Oct 2011, 4:12pm by JIPanick

10 Oct 2011, 03:17am by Rivers McCown

Audibles at the Line: Week 5

Are the 49ers for real? What is wrong with Atlanta's offense? Can Mike Tanier's hatred of Juan Castillo be properly quantified at this point?

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241 comments, Last at 13 Oct 2011, 4:06am by Eggwasp

07 Oct 2011, 09:04am by Rivers McCown

The Week In Quotes: October 7, 2011

Can you have a right guard controversy? Can you play defensive end as a ninja? That plus plenty of Ohio State banter in this week's best quotes.

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11 comments, Last at 08 Oct 2011, 5:20am by Whatev

06 Oct 2011, 12:43pm by Rivers McCown

Sources: TCU Voting on Big 12 Invite

According to ESPN Dallas, the Big 12 has extended an invitation to TCU to join the conference. They are currently deciding if that is in their best interests. With Syracuse and Pittsburgh already fleeing the Big East, losing TCU would likely be a crippler for the conference's future BCS hopes.

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22 comments, Last at 10 Oct 2011, 7:51pm by sundown

04 Oct 2011, 04:09pm by Rivers McCown

Michael Vick and Roughing the Passer

A more advanced analysis to counter Mike Pereira's piece last week. (Click to read more.)

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45 comments, Last at 01 Jan 2013, 7:13am by mano

03 Oct 2011, 11:30am by Rivers McCown

Remembering Pete Gent

Gent, who was most famous for authoring the acclaimed North Dallas Forty, passed away on Friday.

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6 comments, Last at 04 Oct 2011, 2:06pm by Tom W

03 Oct 2011, 11:18am by Rivers McCown

MMQB: Quarterly Checkup

Peter King write about Tom Brady, the Hall of Fame vote, and Mike Heimerdinger. Victor Cruz's fumble-that-wasn't also gets some space.

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40 comments, Last at 05 Oct 2011, 8:21pm by Intropy