Category: David Akers

49ers GM Trent Baalke: “Prepared for Anything” with Michael Crabtree; “Going the Distance” with David Akers

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

As the Super Bowl countdown continues for Baltimore and San Francisco, two big potential issues facing the Niners that you're sure to hear a lot about between now and next Sunday involve Michael Crabtree and David Akers. Crabtree has been questioned in a sexual assault investigation, while Akers has missed ...

Jim Harbaugh Isn’t Getting Into The Hype Surrounding His Rematch With Jim Schwartz

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

It was one of the more awkward moments of last season. After the San Francisco 49ers beat the Detroit Lions, Jim Harbaugh and Jim Schwartz met at midfield and Harbaugh, the Niners' coach, infamously "shook his hand too hard." Schwartz responded by chasing him toward the tunnel. Just two weeks into ...

49ers Record-Setting Kicker David Akers: “It has just been an absolute blessing to be out here with a great group of guys.”

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Raise your hand if you had honestly thought that the San Francisco 49ers would be sitting at the No.2 seed in the NFC as the 2011 NFL playoffs commence this weekend? Outside of the most optimistic homers, not many. Jim Harbaugh came in as a first year head coach in a shortened ...