Zain, Levin, and Stats review a thrilling win against the Arizona Cardinals, a team that could cause headaches in the NFC West for years to come. The trio also previews Sunday night's game against quarterback Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers with beat writer Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette.
Zain, Levin, and Stats break down the San Francisco 49ers' first loss of the season, an overtime defeat against the Seattle Seahawks. Was Kyle Shanahan too stubborn with his game plan? What about his play calling at the end of the game? Does something need to be done about the wide receiver group? Does Dante Pettis need a change of scenery? Plus, the trio preview this weekend's matchup against the Arizona Cardinals.
Zain and Levin are joined by Jeff Deeney of Pro Football Focus to discuss all things San Francisco 49ers as the team prepares to enter the second half of its season. What is a reasonable final record to expect? Will the 49ers keep Arik Armstead around? How impressive has Nick Bosa been from an analytics perspective? What can we make of Jimmy Garoppolo’s season? All of those topics and more are discussed in this packed podcast epis... Read more
The San Francisco 49ers are 7-0 after a big win against the Carolina Panthers and following a big trade for wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders. Zain, Levin, and Stats discuss what the acquisition means for the offense, what happens to Emmanuel Moseley when Ahkello Witherspoon returns from his foot injury, the dominating defense, Tevin Coleman's impact, and looking toward Thursday's game against the Arizona Cardinals.
Zain, Levin, and Stats discuss the San Francisco 49ers muddy and messy win over the Washington Redskins and if the team needs to make a move to add a starting-caliber wide receiver. The trio also discusses Jimmy Garoppolo's progress with the 49ers up to this point, the dominating defense, and what needs to happen for San Francisco to beat the Carolina Panthers on Sunday.
Zain, Stats, and Levin discuss the huge win over the Rams, Kyle Shanahan’s impact, preview the game Washington, as well as share their thoughts on league rumblings.
Zain Naqvi, Levin Black, and Rob "Stats" Guerrera discuss the San Francisco 49ers' Monday night statement win over the Cleveland Browns, defense, and handshakes. The trio also previews the Week 6 matchup against the Los Angeles Rams. What will the 49ers do to compensate for the losses of Mike McGlinchey and Kyle Juszczyk? All of that plus more in this latest episode.
Zain Naqvi and Rob "Stats" Guerrera discuss your undefeated NFC West leaders, the San Francisco 49ers. The team has a big game at Levi's Stadium coming up on Monday night against the Cleveland Browns and need the win to stay ahead of the Seattle Seahawks, who beat the Los Angeles Rams on Thursday night. Zain and Stats share their thoughts on that Seahawks-Rams matchup, and go on to discuss the following: * Is the 49er... Read more
Zain Naqvi and Levin T. Black discuss the San Francisco 49ers' 24-20 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. The duo is joined by Executive Producer of NBC Sports Radio and Pro Football Talk Live, Rob "Stats" Guerrera, to discuss the team's 3-0 start to the season. The three also discusses the following and more: * Did Jimmy Garoppolo finally put the criticisms to rest? * The 49ers' wide receiver-by-committee st... Read more
Ep. 84 - Breaking down the 49ers' impressive blowout win vs. the Bengals by 49ers Webzone
Zain and Levin run through the San Francisco 49ers' Week 1 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. All eyes were on quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. Did he look great? No. But was it as bad as some might want you to believe? Zain and Levin take a look at the quarterback's performance, including the pick-six. Also discussed on this week's show: - Why didn't Dante Pettis have more snaps? - The defense steps up - What was... Read more
Zain and Levin discuss the 49ers' preseason efforts, who stood out, the 53-player roster, and what to expect from the team this season. The duo also makes their Week 1 score predictions for 49ers vs. Buccaneers as well as their season record predictions. Also: - The 49ers enter Week 1 relatively healthy - Why Levin believes Week 1 might be tougher than you think - Why Zain isn't that high on Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston -... Read more
Ep. 81 - Jimmy Garoppolo rebounds vs. Chiefs and predicting some tough roster decisions by 49ers Webzone
Levin T. Black and Bret Rumbeck discuss their main takeaways from the San Francisco 49ers win against the Denver Broncos in preseason Week 2, including the concern level for quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. The duo also discusses how great the 49ers defense can be in 2019, preview San Francisco's next preseason game, and takes a look at some of the position groups to break down the team’s depth. Who wins the free safety job? Which... Read more
Zain and Levin go position-by-position and break down the 49ers roster as the team opens training camp. It’s a massive preview show weighing in at an hour and 40 minutes. In addition to the breakdown, the duo discusses the offseason reports of discord among the scouts and offseason speculation in general. Also, should you be concerned about quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo’s performance in 2018 before getting hurt? And what are the real... Read more
Zain Naqvi is joined by Levin T. Black to discuss the San Francisco 49ers’ offseason so far. More specifically, the duo focus on the team’s draft picks, offseason acquisitions, and how they fit what Kyle Shanahan wants to accomplish.
Zain Naqvi is joined by Brad Almquist of KNBR to share their San Francisco 49ers mock drafts in this latest draft-heavy podcast. There is no surprise at the No. 2 overall pick, where the 49ers are widely expected to select former Ohio State defensive end Nick Bosa. Find out who they project to San Francisco in the rounds that follow.
Kwon Alexander, Dee Ford, Tevin Coleman, Jordan Matthews, and more. Al and Zain discuss the 49ers' free agency haul and if the team did enough to improve. Also, could the 49ers really draft Alabama DT Quinnen Williams at No. 2 overall? It's Al's last show as co-host.
Zain and Joe Shasky of 95.7 The Game discuss the 49ers' offseason plan, including a look at what the team should do in free agency and the draft. They also ask if Kyle Shanahan is too obsessed with his scheme and skipping on available talent because of it.
49ers rookie running back Jeff Wilson Jr. joins the show to talk about his journey to the NFL, what it is like playing for Kyle Shanahan, running hard, and more. Plus, Rob "Stats" Guerrera joins Al Sacco to debate discuss their thoughts on tanking, offseason targets, and the emergence of some young Niner players.