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profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 8, 2013
It had appeared that 49ers director of player personnel Tom Gamble would end up being the G.M. of the Jets and that Falcons director of player personnel Dave Caldwell would become the G.M. of the Jaguars. But one thing we’ve learned in the latest NFL hiShare Tweet
2012 Targeting Davis & Walker About 15 minutes of numbers crunching produced a lead in the case of the San Francisco 49ers' missing tight end. Vernon Davis isn't really missing, of course. He's playing nearly all the offensive snaps. He's contributi…Share TweetThe initial reaction was negative or at least underwhelming, as I recall, when the San Francisco 49ers named future NFL executive of the year Trent Baalke as their general manager following the 2010 season. Baalke was not a big name. He was not new to t…Share Tweet
Don Banks: My best and worst preseason NFL predictionsCNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013When it comes to NFL predictions, I have a favorite credo that I trot out from time to time to remind myself what we're up against in this business: It's the NFL, nobody knows anything, and if they say they do, they're lying. I would imagine the coachin…Share Tweet
If a FG is the difference in playoffs (gulp)The guys at numberFire, fresh off projecting all wild-card winners correctly, use their latest Insider piece to project a Seattle-San Francisco matchup in the NFC Championship Game. Their projection model has the Seahawks beating Atlanta and the 49ers b…Share Tweet
Breaking Down Aldon Smith's GameJan 8Mark Schlereth talks about what makes Aldon Smith such a special player
NFC Road Team With Best Chance To WinJan 8Mark Schlereth, Herm Edwards and Eric Mangini discuss which NFC road team has the best chance to win this weekend.