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  • Michael Donovan
    Michael Donovan  2 days back

    of course not but we'll make the playoffs...can't wait for the niners to shut florio's hater trap for good...simms is cool...

    • Christopher Yoon Kim
      Christopher Yoon Kim  1 months back

      That Super Bowl is absolutely happening:
      2/2/20
      MIA,FL
      SB LIV
      SF vs NE
      BOOK IT!

    • Mark miller
      Mark miller  1 months back

      Don’t change your mind now haters! Stick to talking about the cowboys, chiefs, rams and patriots.

      • forty9r9r
        forty9r9r  1 months back

        49ers win the Super Bowl, single-handedly convince the world to add American football to the olympics, go on to beat every nation's team, aliens come down because they finally deem mankind (through the abilities of the 49ers) worthy of joining the Intergalactic League, they become demigods in the eyes of the rest of the universe and Kittle stiff arms Gorgon the Death God into oblivion to turn all life forms immortal.


        "but are they for real?"

        • C.J. THA DON
          C.J. THA DON  1 months back

          Coolest friggin comment...ive ever read... 😲

      • Tim Taylor
        Tim Taylor  1 months back

        Who got it better than us nobody

        • Tim Taylor
          Tim Taylor  1 months back

          Don't know 😉

          • Sean
            Sean  1 months back

            Oh god...the JimmyxBrady bowl talks are starting lmao

            One step at a time, guys

            • MnCAlapati415
              MnCAlapati415  1 months back

              It's too soon to say. Gotta make the playoffs first to be considered SuperBowl contenders.

              • Kittonwy
                Kittonwy  1 months back

                Peter King wise as usual

                • Eddie Bay
                  Eddie Bay  1 months back

                  too soon not even thinking out it, Ill just take my Humble Win

                  • Chris Serrano
                    Chris Serrano  1 months back

                    Niners to the superbowl.

                    • Look at my suit
                      Look at my suit  1 months back

                      Holy overreaction Batman. If Niners lose to Rams they're talking like the seasons over and if they win they're talking like they've won the division. Lol what. Joke Seattle at 4-1 and Niners need to play rams a second time and hawks twice. Sunday's game against the Rams should be good for the media to have talking points like this but it will tell us very little about the divisional outcome

                      • ryie Hytg
                        ryie Hytg  1 months back

                        go 9ers! <3 A-L-W-A-Y-S

                        • Brandon Belfrey
                          Brandon Belfrey  1 months back

                          When healthy yes..

                          • The Doc
                            The Doc  1 months back

                            With how inconsistent the nfl has been lately where every week a team everyone thinks is good loses to a team everyone thinks is bad it’s baffles me that the one team consistently smashing teams every week is up for debate on whether there good or not.. if the niners weren’t actually good they would of let Cleveland back into that game the other night once they got a lead. Good teams step on bad teams throats

                            • American Patriot
                              American Patriot  1 months back

                              Like kittle said we are only guaranteed a 4-12 season as of now so they need to keep at it and fight each and every week

                              • Big Jay
                                Big Jay  1 months back

                                33 9ers - 10 Rams

                                • the Greatjon
                                  the Greatjon  1 months back

                                  The AFC East in most seasons is basically BAMA vs. 3 JCs

                                  • JT
                                    JT  1 months back

                                    If the 49ers make it to the Super Bowl people will be asking, “but are they for real???”

                                    • Richard Shannon
                                      Richard Shannon  1 months back

                                      Just watch how they have been Playing there past games

                                    • Freddy
                                      Freddy  1 months back

                                      JT is that a real Super Bowl?

                                    • WretchedDrummeR
                                      WretchedDrummeR  1 months back

                                      At this point you just gotta laugh at the haters lol

                                    • Sophia Venus
                                      Sophia Venus  1 months back

                                      Right that part smh

                                    • Actually Irish
                                      Actually Irish  1 months back

                                      It will be
                                      “They didn’t play any real competition”

                                  • Kim Farrison
                                    Kim Farrison  1 months back

                                    Peter King represent

                                    • TCY !
                                      TCY !  1 months back

                                      We will see but with that defense I’d say yes

                                      • 49ers1975
                                        49ers1975  1 months back

                                        nope not yet, i mean I'm happy to see them 4-0 but wait till november comes...so far so good

                                        • s3nz3i millyun
                                          s3nz3i millyun  1 months back

                                          Ill give you that, but if they go into the Coliseum on Sunday and beat the Rams then it will be very hard for this team to not make the playoffs especially with the injuries to Staley, Spoons and Juice.

                                      • Gibster
                                        Gibster  1 months back

                                        seem to be getting hit with a big injury every week that leaves guys out for several games. just hope we can win some games down the stretch and stay healthy when everyone comes back. could be that surprise wildcard team

                                        • Alex Fu
                                          Alex Fu  1 months back

                                          The Rams are going to throw everything they have including the kitchen sink at the 9ers this week. Why? Because they won't allow and definitely cannot afford to lose 3 games in a row. This will be a very tough challenge for the 9ers with s short week and losing Juice for 6 weeks. We shall see. Let's go 9ers!!

                                          • Alex Fu
                                            Alex Fu  1 months back

                                            @Brain Baker True, basically is the entire kicking unit. Kyle and Hightower better have the situation under control because we will need every single point we can get our hands on if we want to win this game.

                                            I am not worried about the RBs, whether it is Breida, Coleman or Mostert. The key issue will be on the run blocking after losing Juice.  We will need the TEs to block well, period. Meanwhile, Kyle is already bringing in fullbacks for workouts.

                                            I agree this game could be winnable, but we will need to be firing on all cylinders in all 3 phases of the game. I think Vegas has the 9ers as the underdog at +3.5.

                                          • Brian Baker
                                            Brian Baker  1 months back

                                            @Alex Fu it's not Gould I'm worried about .. it's the snapper and holder doing their job better. I think Gould was thrown off by their poor performance.

                                            With Coleman back he'll help in the pass game I think too. Kittle and Coleman should actually be able to take some pressure off the WRs and maybe even open some stuff up for them.

                                            Can't wait for the game. It's winnable but definitely going to be tough.

                                          • Alex Fu
                                            Alex Fu  1 months back

                                            @Brian Baker It will be a big test for our D to get to Goff. Jared Goff will throw a lot like they did when they played the Seahawks. So, unless the pass rush can really get to him, we may have to score a LOT. That would mean we would have to rely on Jimmy G's pass game more and the WRs will really have to step up to get open and make catches without drops. The good news is Rams' D is not playing well whether it is against the run or pass. Hopefully, we will be able to run the ball to help set up the pass game. One thing I am seriously worried about is Robbie Gould. Let's put it this way, I don't think we can win this game if he misses 3 FGs again.

                                          • Brian Baker
                                            Brian Baker  1 months back

                                            The Rams are struggling.. pretty confident our D will slow them down a bit. We aren't doing to hold them to no TDs most likely the way we did the Browns. Losing Juice is gonna hurt our running game, no way to get around that. If we some how come out and rush for 150+ again, then either shanahan is a full-blown genius for the Rams just stink it up.

                                          • blurr
                                            blurr  1 months back

                                            i honestly don’t think juice will be out that long, he seemed confident he’ll be back in 5 weeks or less and i’m being both hopeful but also think it’s very very possible

                                        • Aman Chabra
                                          Aman Chabra  1 months back

                                          I am a Niner fan, but too soon for this conversation. How they do in division will tell a lot. The NFC West is so tough! Even AZ isnt a guaranteed win.

                                          • Nurse08
                                            Nurse08  1 months back

                                            Aman Chabra My only goal this season was to win more games then last season. Now my goal is to win 8 and go .500 on the year. Hopeful but baby steps.

                                          • 1984chupacabra
                                            1984chupacabra  1 months back

                                            Why is it too soon? We swaggy.

                                          • Marie Kondo
                                            Marie Kondo  1 months back

                                            Aman Chabra I agree need to beat out la and Seattle first

                                          • John Brewer
                                            John Brewer  1 months back

                                            @Aman Chabra even if we lose Sunday it's fine. Were the better team, just need to make playoffs and see what happens.

                                          • John Brewer
                                            John Brewer  1 months back

                                            @Aman Chabra fully healthy they are right up there with the saints. Even with all these injuries to blockers I say they overtake the rams Sunday. Our biggest advantage is the d-line LA wont have answers for it. It's not going to be easy especially in our division, but I like our chances so far.

                                        • rastaewabeach
                                          rastaewabeach  1 months back

                                          Niners back. Back again. Niners back. Tell a friend. Niners back. Guess who’s back. Guess who’s back. Guess who’s back.

                                        • Christian Soldier
                                          Christian Soldier  1 months back

                                          People seem to forget the 49ers havent had a qb the last two years . If they had a qb they would have been in the playoffs the last two years

                                          • Kurt  Witte
                                            Kurt Witte  1 months back

                                            More importantly they didn't have pass rush...

                                          • Joe Schmo
                                            Joe Schmo  1 months back

                                            @Christian Soldier I'm a niners fan so I know what happened but I don't think we were a playoff team in Jimmy's first year, maybe last year but I think it was a blessing in disguise

                                          • EShy
                                            EShy  1 months back

                                            @Christian Soldier that year they also lost a lot of close games. Everything happens for a reason. The bad season last year resulted in Bosa, who could very well be the DROY

                                          • Mr.SoloDolo
                                            Mr.SoloDolo  1 months back

                                            @Christian Soldier People like to ignore that lol

                                          • Christian Soldier
                                            Christian Soldier  1 months back

                                            @Joe Schmo The year Jimmy G came in the second half of the season the 49ers were 1-10 he won the last 5 games including games vs the Jags and titans. The jags went to the afc championship game . The 49ers lost 6 games by 3 points or less that year with a bad qb so do the math

                                        • Trevor Jacobs
                                          Trevor Jacobs  1 months back

                                          Mike should run NBC sports sunday night countdown him and simms are so good

                                          • Christian Soldier
                                            Christian Soldier  1 months back

                                            If a team is consistently blowing teams out that shows they are on a certain level
                                            Otherwise they would struggle with lesser teams

                                            • Jonathan D.
                                              Jonathan D.  1 months back

                                              In other words, the 2019 49ers aren’t the Steelers of the past few years.

                                            • EShy
                                              EShy  1 months back

                                              Not playing down to the level of the lesser teams but blowing them out, definitely the difference between a good team and a great team.

                                          • Orella Minx
                                            Orella Minx  1 months back

                                            I predict they will suffer catastrophic injuries that will just cut short their chances this year. Will probably make playoffs, but won't make the big game, then they will come back next season for a new dominate decade.

                                            • C.J. THA DON
                                              C.J. THA DON  1 months back

                                              Your predictor is broken 🤣

                                            • Derek Davis
                                              Derek Davis  1 months back

                                              Ya bro wtf last 3 years catastrophic injuries already . this is what it looks like when what they are still building coming together

                                            • Mac Trumbo
                                              Mac Trumbo  1 months back

                                              I've always heard you can't predict injuries but obviously you feel differently.

                                          • kidagave1
                                            kidagave1  1 months back

                                            Collin Kapernick who??

                                            • C.J. THA DON
                                              C.J. THA DON  1 months back

                                              @Just think absolutely

                                            • C.J. THA DON
                                              C.J. THA DON  1 months back

                                              Nobody

                                            • Just think
                                              Just think  1 months back

                                              @King Williams nope he's the worst kind of hypocrite. he like Soros backed BLM believes in power and money.

                                            • kidagave1
                                              kidagave1  1 months back

                                              King Williams I took a stance also. I stopped watching the NFL along with thousands of other Americans.

                                            • King Williams
                                              King Williams  1 months back

                                              The guy that took a stance for something he believed in. Right or wrong he stood up for something.

                                          • Hector Rodriguez
                                            Hector Rodriguez  1 months back

                                            San Francisco 49ers are not Super Bowl containers they are wild card playoff contenders.

                                            • JP Losman
                                              JP Losman  1 months back

                                              Nooooooooo

                                              • Jose B
                                                Jose B  1 months back

                                                Lynch needs to go shopping for a Receiver then we're in the conversation. Defensively we ready !

                                                • C.J. THA DON
                                                  C.J. THA DON  1 months back

                                                  👍

                                                • By his own right arm he brought salvation
                                                  By his own right arm he brought salvation  1 months back

                                                  Jose B AMEN!!!!!!!!

                                                • EShy
                                                  EShy  1 months back

                                                  @salamander337 The Falcons had that and still lost (well, at least a QB/WR combo that looked elite with Kyle running the offense)

                                                • salamander337
                                                  salamander337  1 months back

                                                  @Dante Salazar Not in today's NFL. Not against those Patriots. The Falcons and Seahawks LOB couldn't stop them. You need an elite QB and WR combo.

                                                • Christian Soldier
                                                  Christian Soldier  1 months back

                                                  @Dante Salazar You have to be able to throw in todays NFL They need WRs

                                              • Damian Crawford
                                                Damian Crawford  1 months back

                                                I’m not gonna lie, I’m super hyped to see the team go 4-0 but, we have to be realistic. They haven’t really played a great team yet. And they haven’t played a single divisional game. Sunday will be their first big test. I wouldn’t say SB contenders just because it’s too early but, I think at the very least the case is strong for them to secure a wildcard spot in the playoffs.

                                                • salamander337
                                                  salamander337  1 months back

                                                  4-0 and 30+points (except Steelers)vs bad teams that we're supposed to beat? Oh believe that the Niners are that good. That Steelers game they show grit. They made mistakes that was their own not the opposing defense and still overcame it to pull of a win. Good team find ways to win bad games.

                                              • Terrance Hall
                                                Terrance Hall  1 months back

                                                call me after seattle. they haven't played anyone good.

                                                • Terrance Hall
                                                  Terrance Hall  1 months back

                                                  @Mr.SoloDolo logic is not an excuse.....i didn't discredit them they are a good team just not sure if they are a sb team.

                                                • Mr.SoloDolo
                                                  Mr.SoloDolo  1 months back

                                                  @Terrance Hall Make excuses for why the Seahawks barely beat a bad team while simultaneously discrediting the 49ers for DESTROYING bad teams 2 of which would have winning records if the 49ers lost to them. Really getting tired of idiotic hypocrisy.

                                                • Terrance Hall
                                                  Terrance Hall  1 months back

                                                  @Wathnak O I won't it against them if them lose hence why i can wait till seattle but if they win i will change my opinion on them.

                                                • Wathnak O
                                                  Wathnak O  1 months back

                                                  @salamander337 let see how far does ur team can go when they face the contenders teams lol

                                                • salamander337
                                                  salamander337  1 months back

                                                  @Wathnak O We'll find out just good your team is when they visit the Niners at Levi's stadium where your 13th man can't bail you guys out. Lol

                                              • Panty Raid
                                                Panty Raid  1 months back

                                                Brady Jimmy superbowl when?

                                                • Actually Irish
                                                  Actually Irish  1 months back

                                                  That’s a dream NFL storyline...

                                                • Tim Taylor
                                                  Tim Taylor  1 months back

                                                  This season

                                                • Eric McHenry
                                                  Eric McHenry  1 months back

                                                  Its gotta happen before brady retires lol.

                                                • Ibrahim Mokero
                                                  Ibrahim Mokero  1 months back

                                                  @demonicinfusion he'd have waay too much power at that point lol

                                                • demonicinfusion
                                                  demonicinfusion  1 months back

                                                  If Jimmy G beat Brady in the Super Bowl it would make Robert Kraft look like a moron and Bill would never be questioned again lol

                                              • Sam Haggard
                                                Sam Haggard  1 months back

                                                Ive been waiting a long time for a 49ers vs Patriots super bowl, almost had it in 2012
                                                Even better 49ers beats the packers in NFC Championship, who Aaron Rogers was supposed to go to and also grew up rooting for.

                                                • Jonathan D.
                                                  Jonathan D.  1 months back

                                                  Almost happened in 2011 too, but Kyle Williams happened. 😞

                                                • Rohith Kannan
                                                  Rohith Kannan  1 months back

                                                  @Yellow Flash If it wasn't for the refs, the Niners would have 8 rings rn

                                                • Yellow Flash
                                                  Yellow Flash  1 months back

                                                  *Dude, I was waiting for that match up too. Kaepernick out-gunned Brady in the snow in NE. We coulda beat them for the trophy*

                                              • Dale Winston
                                                Dale Winston  1 months back

                                                Nobody wants to see brady in another superbowl. I can think of a better matchup.

                                                • Dale Winston
                                                  Dale Winston  1 months back

                                                  @Tiger Hoods i agree i was just responding to him suggesting how good it would be

                                                • Tiger Hoods
                                                  Tiger Hoods  1 months back

                                                  Then stop him lol

                                              • GrimeOrDie
                                                GrimeOrDie  1 months back

                                                No.

                                                • Josh Peck
                                                  Josh Peck  1 months back

                                                  I’m thinking they finish 9-7 they’ve got a pretty hard remaining schedule

                                                  • Christian Soldier
                                                    Christian Soldier  1 months back

                                                    @Josh Peck The panthers are good because of kyle Allen but they will at some point go back to Cam so when that happens they will suck again

                                                  • Josh Peck
                                                    Josh Peck  1 months back

                                                    Mac Trumbo I wouldn’t say the panthers is an easy game, 49ers are the better team but I could see the panthers winning.

                                                  • Mac Trumbo
                                                    Mac Trumbo  1 months back

                                                    Their next game is hard but 3 easy ones after it.

                                                  • Christian Soldier
                                                    Christian Soldier  1 months back

                                                    @Josh Peck YEah but they will win some of those games plus the panthers arent that good because they will put Cam back at QB

                                                  • Josh Peck
                                                    Josh Peck  1 months back

                                                    Christian Soldier they have the Seahawks twice the rams twice the ravens the packers the saints the panthers that’s a pretty tough schedule

                                                • TheRmm1976
                                                  TheRmm1976  1 months back

                                                  49ers opponents record: 5-15


                                                  They beat Tampa Bay, banged up Pittsburgh, horrendous Cinci, and now the overrated Browns. I think it's a bit early to call them SB contenders, guys!

                                                  • frankie fivefingers
                                                    frankie fivefingers  1 months back

                                                    The 49ers can only play the teams they’re on their schedule The way they run the ball and the way they play defense They can win anywhere on the road They’re going to dominate that Rams offense

                                                  • The Doc
                                                    The Doc  1 months back

                                                    We won’t blow out the good teams like we have the ones we’ve played so far and we shouldn’t be in sb conversation yet but I think the niners realistically could beat any team they play this year and could definitely make the playoffs and I think they deserve more respect than they are getting at this point.. you can’t forget about them just cuz there on the west coast and you don’t watch there games. East coast media bias is wild now a days you hear more about terrible teams like the jets than good teams like the 9ers

                                                  • Derek Davis
                                                    Derek Davis  1 months back

                                                    2 road wins to start the season . beat a team that was first in the Afc North last night. There division is plenty tough so u will see. I expect them to play good. Look how the Seahawks and rams their division counterparts played the same teams this year.

                                                  • Mr.SoloDolo
                                                    Mr.SoloDolo  1 months back

                                                    @EmptyHand49 Wow the one smart person who understands that bad teams get beat by good teams.

                                                  • salamander337
                                                    salamander337  1 months back

                                                    Yeah but look how they dominated those teams with 30+ points as we were supposed to. Except for Steelers game, we tried to give them that game but they didn't even want it so what can you do? Lol. Good teams find ways to win bad games.

                                                • TheRmm1976
                                                  TheRmm1976  1 months back

                                                  Important issue: The Browns still suck

                                                  • Bobby Mira
                                                    Bobby Mira  1 months back

                                                    That's ok. I love all the doubt. We keep proving people wrong and these dumb experts all look even dumber each week (I do appreciate Peter King tho - he knew wtf he was talkin about). Niners 16-0 baby!!!!!! YEAH.....

                                                    • Thomas Nixon
                                                      Thomas Nixon  4 weeks back

                                                      @Gerald Stelly how'd that "rams blowing out the niners" go? Great analysis and prediction kid.

                                                    • Gerald Stelly
                                                      Gerald Stelly  1 months back

                                                      @Antonio Valencia jr Yeah vs the 1-4 Steelers pat yourself on the back. What part of every team they've beat has a losing record do you not understand, of course, your ranked 2nd on offense playing against the 0-5 Bengals. It's bad when the best quarterback they've faced is Jameis Winston.

                                                    • Antonio Valencia jr
                                                      Antonio Valencia jr  1 months back

                                                      Gerald Stelly lmaoo bro we are ranked second in the nfl on offenses and defense bro we turned the ball over FIVE times in the Steelers game and we still won no team has done that buddy stop hating we are ranked in the top 5 for a reason 😂🥴🤷🏽‍♂️

                                                    • Gerald Stelly
                                                      Gerald Stelly  1 months back

                                                      @Antonio Valencia jr And the whole AFC north is trash. But you understand that they almost lost to Mason Rudolph right? Imagine what's going to happen when they play Brees Rodgers and Russell Wilson.

                                                    • Antonio Valencia jr
                                                      Antonio Valencia jr  1 months back

                                                      Gerald Stelly ohhh right so how did they beat the ravens?🥴 if they aren’t “good” and the bucks beat good teams do your research we have a chance to make playoffs face the fact we have good people face it buddy I want to see you back in these sanctions when we are in playsoffs remember keep that same energy , don’t hope on the bandwagon stick to your word we don’t stand a chance against them

                                                  • Trucker_Pete
                                                    Trucker_Pete  1 months back

                                                    I love the media knee jerk reactions. This team wins a few games and they're great (Cowboys). Then they lose a couple and they stink (Cowboys). Whichever way the wind blows huh? 😆 4 games in the season and no one is a Superbowl contender.

                                                    • salamander337
                                                      salamander337  1 months back

                                                      @Trucker_Pete Yes I totally agree you. The media were in love with the Browns too until last night. Lol

                                                    • Trucker_Pete
                                                      Trucker_Pete  1 months back

                                                      @salamander337 Because it's the same thing no matter what team it is. I was just using the Cowboys as a recent example. After 3 wins the Cowboys were Superbowl contenders and after 2 losses they're not very good according to the media. Should the 49ers lose the next 2 games, it'll be the same thing. The talking heads change their opinions by the score of the game. It's pretty ridiculous.

                                                    • salamander337
                                                      salamander337  1 months back

                                                      AI impression: "Cowboys? You talking about the Cowboys? Not the 49ers but the Cowboys? Cowboys man...the Cowboys." 🤣🤣🤣

                                                    • Victor N
                                                      Victor N  1 months back

                                                      Why are you talking about the cowboys

                                                  • Jahir Valdez
                                                    Jahir Valdez  1 months back

                                                    And the crazy thing is that we still make mistakes that lowkey hurt us , imagine if we cleaned everything up and Jimmy played like the stud he is ... sheesh that's scary 😅

                                                    • Tim Taylor
                                                      Tim Taylor  1 months back

                                                      And if they signed Antonio Brown

                                                    • Roy Vice
                                                      Roy Vice  1 months back

                                                      Brett Reason Don’t ever compare Jimmy G to Bortles again you dunce 😂

                                                    • John Brewer
                                                      John Brewer  1 months back

                                                      @rdecredico lol that's hilarious. He's not pedestrian.

                                                    • Randy Ayo
                                                      Randy Ayo  1 months back

                                                      We need to clean up our kicking game and hold onto he ball a bit better. We did a better job of not turning it over but we did put the ball on the ground twice...luckily we grabbed it.

                                                    • salamander337
                                                      salamander337  1 months back

                                                      @rdecredico so say a pedestrian.