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  1. Searching for ways to slow Tom Brady

    Mike Sando

    A few thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' defense matching up against the New England Patriots' offense in Week 15: 2012 Tom Brady Passing Pass-rushers 0-4 5+ Action plays 396 154 TD-INT 11-4 18-0 Sack rate...

    Blog | December 12, 2012
  2. 2012 Grid Challenge: Fitz, 49ers' defense

    Mike Sando

    San Francisco 49ers fans seeking reassurance following a rough Week 4 will find it in Tom Carpenter's latest column for Gridiron Challenge players. "The 49ers should be the best fantasy defense play this week in just about any format, and they com...

    Blog | September 29, 2012
  3. Dominant D makes San Francisco 49ers dangerous -- Adam Schefter'...

    Adam Schefter

    It's a quarterback-driven league, but San Francisco is making its mark with a dominant defense, Adam Schefter writes.

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2011
  4. Around the NFC West: Cards not tough?

    Mike Sando

    Coach Ken Whisenhunt largely blamed the Arizona Cardinals' defeat Sunday on quarterback John Skelton. There was ample evidence to support that line of thinking. Skelton was so bad, in fact, that it was tough giving the San Francisco 49ers' defense th...

    Blog | November 21, 2011
  5. Final Word: NFC West

    Mike Sando

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 11: Skelton's opportunity: Arizona Cardinals quarterback John Skelton steps up in class when he faces the San Francisco 49ers' defense. The matchup figures to be a tough one from a protection standpoint, but th...

    Blog | November 18, 2011
  6. (NFC) West is best in day of close games

    AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez The 49ers defense caused trouble for Eli Manning, leading to good field position for an offense that capitalized enough to win. On Sunday, the San Francisco 49ers got the biggest win on a day when the west proved to b...

    Blog | November 13, 2011
  7. The Manusky file: 49ers vs. Cardinals

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers' defense gave Arizona problems even when Kurt Warner was playing at a Pro Bowl level for the Cardinals. Count that among the reasons Arizona is interviewing Manusky as a candidate to replace the recently fired Bill Davis as...

    Blog | January 11, 2011
  8. Where NFC West teams rank: 2010

    Mike Sando

    A few highlights regarding where NFC West teams ranked in various statistical categories for the 2010 regular season: The San Francisco 49ers' defense ranked 13th in total yards allowed and sixth in rushing yards allowed. Both were division bests...

    Blog | January 03, 2011
  9. Around the NFC West: Big 49ers win

    Mike Sando

    Taylor Price of says the Cardinals will have to wait at least one more week before clinching another NFC West title. Ray Ratto of the San Francisco Chronicle says the 49ers' defense was the key against Arizona even though Frank Gore enjo...

    Blog | December 15, 2009
  10. Fantasy Football Week 12 fantasy football defense rankings

    Fantasy Staff

    ESPN's fantasy football rankings of defenses for Week 12

    Story | Conversation | November 19, 2014
  11. Rams offense seeking solutions

    Nick Wagoner

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- In the past four weeks, the St. Louis Rams have faced three defenses in the top five in average yards per game allowed. That stretch includes two games against the No. 2 San Francisco 49ers and one each against No. 4 Seattle and...

    Blog | November 07, 2014
  12. Fantasy Football Week 9 fantasy football defense rankings

    Fantasy Staff

    ESPN's fantasy football rankings of defenses for Week 9: Consider streaming the Vikings

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2014
  13. Fantasy Football Week 6 fantasy football defense DST rankings

    Fantasy Staff

    ESPN's fantasy football rankings of defenses for Week 6: Can Ravens put a top to a surging Bucs offense that has scored 58 points the past two week?

    Story | Conversation | October 08, 2014
  14. Getting to know the Broncos

    Rich Cimini

    The Denver Broncos faced a very good defense last week, and they still racked up 41 points and 568 total yards against the Arizona Cardinals. Next week, they have a marquee, nonconference game against the San Francisco 49ers, so maybe they'll look pa...

    Blog | October 08, 2014
  15. Kaepernick excels vs. the blitz

    Paul Gutierrez

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Sure, the San Francisco 49ers want Colin Kaepernick to be more adept as a pure pocket passer, but not at the expense of utilizing his legs to keep defenses honest. But in the 49ers' 28-20 loss to the Chicago Bears on Sunday ...

    Blog | September 18, 2014
  16. 2014 fantasy football rankings preseason top defenses

    Fantasy staff

    Fantasy football rankings of the top defense/special teams for the 2014 NFL season.

    Story | Conversation | May 20, 2014