Eric Branch: “Have NFL defenses figured out the 49ers offense?”

Eric Branch, the terrific beat writer for the Chronicle and good friend, just published an article with valuable analysis of the 49ers offense. I’d like to share it with you. Among the troubling trends Eric points out, the Niners have scored just one touchdown in the last three weeks out of 26 drives that started in their own territory. Also he includes this quote from Ravens D-lineman Cory Redding on…

December 1, 2011

Harbaugh vs. Singletary: It’s in the eyes

SANTA CLARA – Sorry to be so late with this. I had computer problems today in Santa Clara. Jim Harbaugh addressed the media after practice at a podium under a tent facing the field. When we asked questions he’d pause for a second or two before responding, face completely blank. Then he’d either light up and respond enthusiastically or bypass the question with a vague, short answer. He’s the opposite…

July 29, 2011