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49ers vs. Rams offensive review: Christian McCaffrey’s gravitational pull pays off

49ers vs. Rams offensive review: Christian McCaffrey’s gravitational pull pays off

Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/ McCaffrey attracts multiple defenders, which makes life easy for the quarterback, and opens up the offense for everyone else. Christian McCaffrey’s value cannot be measured by a position. When No. 23 is on the field and lined up anywhere other than a traditional running back, you can guarantee there are four sets of eyes on him. 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan has used McCaffrey’s gravitational pull to his advantage. So when we talk about whether McCaffrey’s workload is too much — 42 carries through two games, when...
SFGate Sep 18, 2023

49ers RB Christian McCaffrey is off to a truly outrageous start

If you can believe it, the 49ers' decision to trade for Christian McCaffrey somehow looks even smarter than it did last year.
FOX Sports Sep 17, 2023
Christian McCaffrey racks up 152 total yards and a TD in the 49ers' 30-23 victory over the Rams

Christian McCaffrey racks up 152 total yards and a TD in the 49ers' 30-23 victory over the Rams

Christian McCaffrey registered 152 total yards and a TD to help the San Francisco 49ers defeat the Los Angeles Rams, 30-23.
ClutchPoints Sep 14, 2023
Christian McCaffrey’s move to 49ers has Rams coach hilariously ranting about being stalked

Christian McCaffrey’s move to 49ers has Rams coach hilariously ranting about being stalked

San Francisco 49ers running back Christian McCaffrey has antagonized his fair share of defensive coordinators during his time in the NFL. After McCaffrey helped his team to a big road win in Week One, the 49ers will next take the field for Week Two in Los Angeles against the Rams, whose defensive coordinator is Raheem […] The post Christian McCaffrey’s move to 49ers has Rams coach hilariously ranting about being stalked appeared first on ClutchPoints.
What the loss of Cam Heyward means for the Steelers

What the loss of Cam Heyward means for the Steelers

Photo by Joe Sargent/ How the loss of the All-Pro defensive linemen will effect the Steelers After sustaining a groin injury against the San Francisco 49ers, Cam Heyward is getting surgery to repair the injury and is expected to miss up to eight weeks. So what does this mean for the Steelers? It definitely handicaps them, but specifically how? The Steelers run defense is bad The performance we saw yesterday tells the tale of the Steelers’ run defense. Christian McCaffrey racked up over 150 yards rushing on almost seven yards per carry. The Steelers knew it was...
Niner Nation Sep 10, 2023
5 questions with Behind the Steel Curtain: Christian McCaffrey worries them the most

5 questions with Behind the Steel Curtain: Christian McCaffrey worries them the most

Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/ Going over 5 questions with the enemy, including a prediction Each week during the regular season, we’ll have five questions about the 49ers up 1. What Steeler should we expect to make “the jump” this season? George Pickens is the obvious answer, so I’ll go against the grain and say Jaylen Warren. Undrafted free agent last season who made the team as RB2 behind Najee Harris. He had a 62 yard touchdown rub against the Bills in the preseason, he’s a really good north and south runner. He’ll be a bigger part of the offense and get...
Terrible Towel Tales: Why the Steelers could win Super Bowl 58

Terrible Towel Tales: Why the Steelers could win Super Bowl 58

Photo by Kevin Sabitus/ Steelers headlines for Thursday, September 7. Hello, Behind The Steel Curtain friend. Welcome to the Terrible Towel Tales, where we’ll highlight some of the latest stories permeating Steelers media for your reading pleasure every Monday through Saturday. Latest in Steelers media: Thursday, September 7 Darnell Washington makes an instant impact, Steelers limit Christian McCaffrey, Najee Harris is RB1 | Bleacher Report On Christian McCaffrey: McCaffrey has had mixed results in season openers during his NFL career. The 49ers running back was held...
Niner Nation Aug 26, 2023
49ers lose final preseason game to Chargers 23-12

49ers lose final preseason game to Chargers 23-12

Sergio Estrada-USA TODAY Sports It. Was. Sloppy!!!! Well, just hope the starters don’t get injured. Like, REALLY hope the starters don’t get injured. The San Francisco 49ers starting offense looked absolutely scary. This is without Trent Williams and Christian McCaffrey. You feel pretty good about it until the broadcasting team reminds you the Los Angeles Chargers aren’t playing ANY of their starters. Suddenly seeing a 75 yard run from Charger second stringers against a first team defense might make you a bit worried. The 49ers received to start the game and...
Niner Nation Aug 25, 2023
49ers vs. Chargers 1st half thread: Dress rehearsal time

49ers vs. Chargers 1st half thread: Dress rehearsal time

Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports Will the starters play a full half? The 49ers made some....changes...to their roster ahead of Friday’s preseason game against the Los Angeles Chargers. ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler said multiple teams were interested in Lance’s service, including an AFC team. It’ll be telling to see which teams sought after Lance, as far as a fit for their franchise goes. The Niners will still have positional battles they need to figure out. Who backs up Christian McCaffrey? Ty Davis-Price and Jordan Mason will carry the bulk of the workload tonight, while...

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