Lowell and Grant on Chronicle Live

Grant and I are on Chronicle Live tonight at 5:00. The show gets rebroadcast later. This is Grant's first time on the program and I am very proud. I just hope he goes easy on me.

By | January 11th, 2013|5 Comments

The fat wallet

The other day when I was home -- I hardly remember what it's like to be home -- anyway the other day I took out my wallet. Grant saw it and said, "Dad, that's a fat wallet." I never had thought of my wallet as fat. But I looked at [...]

By | October 18th, 2012|14 Comments

Lowell’s next big adventure

So, Grant and I fly out early Friday morning for New York. That means I'm taking my son to where I grew up, although we won't go to Brooklyn on this trip. On Friday night we're meeting my friend Stuie, a retired New York City high school English teacher -- [...]

By | September 25th, 2012|17 Comments

Lowell’s big adventure

Tomorrow, I start my big adventure, ending with covering the 49ers-Packers game on Sunday. That's a big game. Grant and I fly to Chicago, take public transit to somewhere or other where Ira Miller will pick us up. We're sleeping at his house -- Ira already picked out the wine [...]

By | September 6th, 2012|38 Comments

More Godfather

As you know I watched The Godfather yesterday. Grant watched it also and then he watched Godfather II. He's a much better critic than I am and later he explained the difference between Don Corleone and Micheal Corleone. The old don worked out problems -- at least much of the [...]

By | August 6th, 2012|9 Comments

Grant Cohn upsets Anthony Davis

It has come to my attention that Grant Cohn, my son, has upset Niners offensive tackle Anthony Davis. Radnich and Krueger were talking about it this morning on KNBR. This upsetting of Davis is a serious matter. Grant wrote a blog on Thursday from practice and Davis took offense and [...]

By | May 11th, 2012|22 Comments

NFL Power Rankings (by Grant Cohn)

Grant just posted his blog, Inside the 49ers, containing his complete NFL power rankings, team by team. This is a good time to do it as teams assemble their rosters and begin to meet for rookie camps, OTAs and mini-camps. I was particularly interested with his ranking of the Niners [...]

By | May 7th, 2012|1 Comment

Why Niners should go with Kaepernick (Grant opinion)

Over here at the Cohn Zohn we are interested in investigating all sides of an issue. In an earlier post, I said the Niners should re-sign Alex Smith because Colin Kaepernick, the heir apparent at quarterback, is not ready to take the controls. I firmly believe that. My son Grant, [...]

By | March 19th, 2012|3 Comments

How Jim Harbaugh can get better (Grant column)

Grant just posted a Niners piece on his website and I'd like to share it with you. He listed five areas in which Jim Harbaugh can improve. There is nothing wrong with explaining how Harbaugh, a good coach, can get better. And he does have room for improvement, for sure. [...]

By | March 3rd, 2012|14 Comments

Who’s the most irreplaceable Oakland Athletic? (Grant commentary)

As I mentioned earlier, Grant wrote twin pieces today for ComcastSportsNet. In each he named the one irreplaceable player on the A's and Giants. (See the Giants piece in a former post.) Here is his piece on the five most important A's leading to his conclusion of the one player [...]

By | March 2nd, 2012|4 Comments