NY Giants fans vs Niner fans

Earlier today, Grant linked to a column by Filip Bondy of the New York Daily News allegedly putting down Niners fans and praising New York Giants fans. It was a funny column, a wonderful column done in a good spirit. Several readers on Grant's blog -- some readers who used [...]

By | January 21st, 2012|0 Comments

49ers will beat Giants

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat just posted my Sunday column, the prediction column. I am picking the 49ers to defeat the New York Giants, which means I say the Niners will go to the Super Bowl in Indianapolis. I believe the Niners are the better team -- they already beat [...]

By | January 21st, 2012|0 Comments

Fan’s guide to NFC championship game (Grant article)

I am linking to a Grant article and this one I really enjoy doing. Bill Pinella, our editor at the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, asked Grant, this morning, to write a fan's guide to the NFC championship game coming up on Sunday. Grant leaped into the project in a way [...]

By | January 20th, 2012|0 Comments

Battle of wide receivers: Niners vs. Giants

I am giving linkage to Grant's blog which, in turn, contains links to two articles. Grant wrote a piece on the Niners' wide receivers and Phil Barber wrote a piece on the Giants' wide receivers. In the newspaper, this is known as a package. And, believe me, the combination of [...]

By | January 17th, 2012|0 Comments

How Giants will defend Niners (Grant comment)

I'm about to hit the sack early tonight -- it's been a long football season -- but before I shut out the light, I want to link one more Grant post. This one is about how he believes the New York Giants will defend against the Niners, or at least [...]

By | January 15th, 2012|0 Comments

49ers at the half

Quickie halftime thoughts. This is one terrific game. We usually think of terrific games as offensive battles. This is defensive battle and it's so interesting. Each offense must earn every inch of turf. These are two excellent teams. I want to point out that Eli Manning blinked before Alex Smith [...]

By | November 13th, 2011|6 Comments

49er will beat Giants

I'm sitting here waiting for Stanford to play Oregon and my mind wandered to tomorrow's game between the Giants and Niners. I think the Niners will win, and kind of easily. They will run against the Giants and they will stop the Giants from running. Eli Manning will be forced [...]

By | November 12th, 2011|10 Comments