September 2008

Saints Present a Stiff Test for the Niners

The Niners play the Saints today, a matchup of the NFL’s first ranked passing offense (in yards per game) against the league’s seventh-best pass defense (again, in yards per game). Here are the numbers: Saints…




Niners News and Notes for Wednesday

Frank Gore moved into seventh place on the Niners’ all-time rushing yards list on Sunday, but he’ll be in fifth at season’s end if he has his way. Gore, whose 130 yards against the Lions…




Niners Passing Game Takes a Step

The 49ers showed a more complete passing game this past Sunday, perhaps a vision of what their offense will look like the rest of the year. Or maybe they just caught the Seahawks during a…