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  1. Eric Reid treasures Pro Bowl experience

    Bill Williamson

    One San Francisco 49er had one more long trip to make after a rugged playoff run. Eric Reid is glad he did. The 49ers' first-round pick was the team's lone representative (the team's eight original Pro Bowl selections didn't play because of injuri...

    Blog | January 29, 2014
  2. 49ers third-quarter checkpoint

    Bill Williamson

    The third quarter of the San Francisco 49ers' regular season is complete. Here are looks at the first and second quarters. Now let's look at some key developments as the defending NFC champions sit at 8-4: Story of the quarter: Beating the bad. Lo...

    Blog | December 03, 2013
  3. Ahmad Brooks of San Francisco 49ers stands by hit against New Orl...

    Bill Williamson

    Four days have passed since his he become a household NFL name and Ahmad Brooks has not backed down from defending his controversial (and game altering) hit on New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees.

    Story | Conversation | November 21, 2013
  4. Brooks turns down offers to help pay fine

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Ahmad Brooks has said thanks-but-no-thanks to Ray Lewis and Tedy Bruschi. The San Francisco 49ers linebacker has informed the two former star linebackers and current ESPN analysts that he will not accept their offer to help w...

    Blog | November 20, 2013
  5. Ahmad Brooks' fine is excessive

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- On Tuesday, I wrote about the NFL's issue on whether to fine San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks for a controversial -- and game-changing -- hit on New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees. On Wednesday, ESPN's Adam Scheft...

    Blog | November 20, 2013
  6. Brooks penalty puts NFL under microscope

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- With the play still a hot-button subject, the NFL must now decide whether to fine San Francisco linebacker Ahmad Brooks for his controversial hit Sunday on New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees. It was one of the more controver...

    Blog | November 19, 2013
  7. Brooks-Brees fallout continues

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Everyone has an opinion on the controversial hit 49ers lineback Ahmad Brooks put on Saints quarterback Drew Brees. The play has been one of the lingering storylines of Week 11. Here's the backdrop: The 49ers appeared to g...

    Blog | November 19, 2013
  8. Upon Further Review: 49ers Week 11

    Bill Williamson

    NEW ORLEANS -- A review of four hot issues from the San Francisco 49ers' 23-20 loss at New Orleans: Costly penalties: The 49ers committed two colossal penalties in the final few minutes that turned a 20-17 lead into a loss. First, there was some c...

    Blog | November 18, 2013
  9. Close losses mount, but playoffs in sight

    Bill Williamson

    NEW ORLEANS -- If the San Francisco 49ers are going back to the Super Bowl, they will have to win three playoff games on the road. That was the situation going into Sunday's game at New Orleans and it remained that way after the 49ers lost their s...

    Blog | November 17, 2013
  10. Locker Room Buzz: San Francisco 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    NEW ORLEANS -- Observed in the locker room after the San Francisco 49ers' 23-20 loss to the New Orleans Saints. Controversy: The 49ers appeared to get the ball after a turnover with about three minutes to go. But linebacker Ahmad Brooks was called...

    Blog | November 17, 2013
  11. Rapid Reaction: San Francisco 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    NEW ORLEANS -- A few thoughts on the San Francisco 49ers' 23-20 loss against the New Orleans Saints: What it means: The 49ers lost their second straight heartbreaking game. Last week, they lost at home to Carolina by one point. The two losses come...

    Blog | November 17, 2013
  12. Aldon Smith of San Francisco 49ers to play a lot vs. New Orleans ...

    Bill Williamson

    The San Francisco 49ers expect to play pass-rusher Aldon Smith more Sunday in a pivotal NFC game at New Orleans than he did Sunday in a loss to Carolina.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2013
  13. Raiders have to show some promise

    Bill Williamson

    Random thoughts on the Oakland Raiders' 28-20 loss at New Orleans on Friday night: The key for the Raiders this summer is to make progress. Some progress appeared to be made in the preseason opener last week against Dallas. Oakland showed it had s...

    Blog | August 17, 2013
  14. McCoy has lofty goal for Rivers

    Bill Williamson

    It's been no secret that Mike McCoy's primary goal as he takes over as the head coach of the San Diego Chargers is getting quarterback Philip Rivers back on track. It seems McCoy not only thinks he can fix Rivers, who has struggled some in the pas...

    Blog | May 13, 2013
  15. Wrap-up: Saints 38, Raiders 17

    Bill Williamson

    What it means: The Oakland Raiders (3-7) have lost three straight games and are in third place in the AFC West. Owner upset: The San Francisco Chronicle reported that Raiders owner Mark Davis made some rare comments after the 38-17 loss to the New...

    Blog | November 18, 2012
  16. Final Word: AFC West

    Bill Williamson

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 11: Manning-Thomas combination is taking off: Nine games into Peyton Manning's time with the Denver Broncos, it appears third-year receiver Demaryius Thomas is becoming his favorite target. According to ESPN St...

    Blog | November 16, 2012