Peyton Manning rides into his sunset

Here's a link to my Super Bowl column.

By | February 8th, 2016|20 Comments

Peyton Manning, Gary Cooper & Muhammad Ali

Link to my column predicting the Super Bowl winner.

By | February 6th, 2016|6 Comments

Manning tired of Newton questions

Here's a link to my Wednesday column about Manning on Newton

By | February 2nd, 2016|7 Comments

Lowell’s five favorite quarterbacks

Here is a link to my column about my five favorite quarterbacks. The full text appears below: Drew Brees is the reason for this column. I got to thinking I love Drew Brees the quarterback, love to watch him work and play. Then I asked myself: “Who are my top-five, [...]

By | November 14th, 2013|30 Comments

Alex Smith vs. Peyton Manning

I know Jim Harbaugh and Greg Roman attended a top secret workout for Peyton Manning and, according to them, never fell out of love for Alex Smith. So I ask you -- who's a better QB, Smith or Manning? Does Harbaugh still think Smith is better?

By | December 6th, 2012|17 Comments

Peyton Manning is very good

I'm here in the press box at the Raiders game. Broncos lead 10-0 first quarter. Peyton Manning is very good.

By | December 6th, 2012|0 Comments

49ers guilty of not signing Manning

Here are the first few paragraphs of my column on the Niners game vs. the Broncos: The 49ers beat the Broncos 29-24 but the 49ers were awful when it counted, as in disastrous, as in painful on the eyes. Be clear about that. The third exhibition game is close to [...]

By | August 26th, 2012|27 Comments

At least 15 quarterbacks who would improve 49ers right now

I woke up with an idea buzzing around my head. How many quarterbacks in the NFL are capable of making the 49ers offense better than it is with Alex Smith in charge? And who are they? Here are 15 off the top of my head – i.e. almost half the [...]

By | July 17th, 2012|24 Comments

Was Harbaugh right to bring up Peyton Manning?

I want to revisit Jim Harbaugh's unusual diatribe from Wednesday. I was on Comcast last night and Purdy, correctly I believe, said Harbaugh said what he said to defend Alex Smith from what Jon Beason tweeted -- that if Peyton  Manning had come to the Niners, they would have cut [...]

By | May 31st, 2012|15 Comments

Jim Harbaugh sure is puzzling

I am over at Comcast before going on at 5 pm. When I walked in the station everyone was startled and puzzled about what Jim Harbaugh said today that Alex Smith always was his first choice and he never would have dumped Smith for Peyton Manning even though he personally [...]

By | May 30th, 2012|10 Comments