Stories from Grant Cohn
Grant Cohn: Kaepernick's reads aren't right (w/video)
49ers QB misread the Bears defense on critical play and his emotions got the better of him.
Grant Cohn: Raiders overmatched even against lowly Texans
Oakland is a 3-point underdog against Houston in the Raiders' home opener.
Grant Cohn: 49ers CEO's comments hurting his own cause (w/video)
Jed York said in an interview Tuesday that the 49ers will not tolerate domestic violence. Yet four players who played on Sunday were at one time accused of battering a spouse or significant other.
Grant Cohn: Raiders put rookie QB in a vise
Derek Carr earned the job with preseason play, but the prize might be perilous.
Grant Cohn: 49ers have moral obligation to bench McDonald for now (w/video)
The 49ers have a pragmatic reason to bench him, too — it would be a tactical error not to. Playing the accused abuser would create a distraction.
Grant Cohn: Without Aldon Smith, 49ers rate mediocre
This is not about the fairness or the morality of the NFL suspending Aldon Smith nine games without pay. Fairness and morality are beside the point. This is about reality.
Grant Cohn: 49ers’ biggest concern is the offensive line
Forget Colin Kaepernick and his development. Forget Frank Gore and his old legs. Forget NaVorro Bowman and his busted knee.