Why the Packers are a lucky draw for the 49ers

The 49ers are lucky they get to play the Packers on Saturday night and not the Seahawks or the Redskins. Why? Let me list the reasons. 1. The Seahawks and the Redskins have two of the best running backs in the NFL. The 49ers run defense has been mediocre to bad recently. They do not want to face Marshawn Lynch or Alfred Morris. They want to face the Packers subpar…

January 5, 2013

Russell Wilson: “My height does not define my skill set.”

SANTA CLARA – Seahawks’ rookie quarterback Russell Wilson spoke to Bay Area reporters on a conference call Tuesday afternoon. Here’s what he said. Q: You’re playing the 49ers on a very short week. What are you trying to focus in on? WILSON: I watch the players and see who’ve moving around well. More than anything I watch their coverages, watch their pressures and just try to get an idea of…

October 16, 2012