Quickslant: Former Badger Chris Borland Walks away From The Game After One Season

It’s St. Patrick’s Day but the 49’ers have been dealt another stroke of bad luck. Chris Borland, the team’s leading tackler and former Wisconsin Badger standout is retiring.Borland cited health concerns as the reason he is walking away from the … Continue reading

You Be The GM: VOTE for Who You Would Sign!

This morning I mentioned a post that Chris Wesseling had put up about the remaining free agents that are considered “second tier”, a term that may mean nothing more than that they have not been signed to huge contracts in … Continue reading

Thompson’s Forte: Value Versus Splash

Ted Thompson has built a perennial contender and one-time (so far) champion by focusing on the draft, signing players who prove themselves, and once in awhile making a careful off-season acquisition. Most recently, Thompson acquired Julius Peppers after he had … Continue reading

Not Sure What To Think Of This Incident Involving Marshawn Lynch…

Video has surfaced apparently showing Marshawn Lynch involved in a fight outside a San Francisco bar after a 49’ers fan called him a “Seattle Sea Chicken”. Even though it is not technically “Packer” news, it reminds me of all the … Continue reading

Come on Packers…Re-sign John Kuhn!

Packers fans are all about gritty, no-nonsense football players and no one embodies that essence like John Kuhn. He’s not flashy, he’s not pretty but he is also NOT someone you want to have to deal with when it’s 3rd … Continue reading