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Breaking down 49ers’ offensive gameplan with Lance, strengthens and weaknesses of offensive line
Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan discuss which position groups are the weakest for the 49ers, how Kyle Shanahan plans to utilize Trey Lance’s running ability and which undrafted free agents could make an impact this season. Plus, Steve Flack joins the show to discuss his work with the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the legacy of Hugh McElhenny
(1:15) 49ers start training camp July 26
(6:10) Is offensive line the weakest position group?
(15:36) How will 49ers utilize Lance in the run game?
(22:40) What do 49ers see in Sudfeld?
(28:00) Expectations for Banks
(33:40) Which undrafted rookies could make an impact?
(43:01) Flack on the legacy of McElhenny
(54:40) Do the 49ers have a favorable bye week?
Analyzing Lance-Garoppolo situation, recent 49ers draft picks with former GM Scot McCloughan
Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan are joined by former 49ers general manager Scot McCloughan to discuss Frank Gore’s career, the recent draft selections by San Francisco and how he would handle the quarterback situation between Trey Lance and Jimmy Garoppolo.
(4:15) JLC discusses her athletic career at USC
(12:10) Will the 49ers pull off a big trade?
(20:36) McCloughan on Gore’s retirement
(25:40) McCloughan reveals why he drafted Gore
(38:00) McCloughan breaks down the recent 49ers draft picks
(45:20) McCloughan weighs in on the Lance-Garoppolo situation
Javon Kinlaw, Mike McGlinchey and other 49ers primed for bounce-back 2022 season
Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan discuss if Jason Verrett’s return from injury makes the secondary a team strength, what to expect from the offensive line with Mike McGlinchey healthy after surgery and how Javon Kinlaw can only be a positive to the defensive line. Plus, how can the 49ers emulate the Warriors’ style of play?
(2:15) Who will replace Williams in the secondary?
(7:10) Is Verrett the key to the secondary’s success?
(11:36) What will Wilson Jr. bring to the running game?
(22:16) Expectations for Kinlaw in 2022
Ranking the 49ers’ 10 most important players for the 2022 season
Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan rank the 49ers, besides Trey Lance, who will be counted on the most to step up this season.
Lance’s offseason plans, Jackson’s potential and some 49ers’ question marks
Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan discuss some areas of concern for the 49ers, including how they will replace Alex Mack, if their special teams will be improved next season and what the 49ers can expect from Javon Kinlaw. Plus, Matt and Jennifer talk about what Lance will need to do next season and why Nick Bosa sees only positives from Drake Jackson.
(4:15) Lance to remain in Santa Clara to continue offseason work
(8:10) Could Brendel take over for Mack at center?
(16:36) How much has special teams improved?
(22:40) Will the 49ers’ secondary be better in 2022?
(28:00) What can the 49ers expect from Lance?
(35:20) Bosa on how his offseason was different compared to 2021
Deebo’s return, Lance’s limitless potential and other minicamp observations
Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan break down Deebo Samuel’s arrival in Santa Clara for the 49ers’ mandatory minicamp, the limitless potential Trey Lance has shown this offseason and why San Francisco is more likely to extend Deebo this offseason rather than Nick Bosa.
(2:15) 49ers end mandatory minicamp after two days
(6:10) Deebo returns to Santa Clara, reports for mandatory camp
(13:36) How does Shanahan’s friendship affect Deebo’s potential new contract?
(23:40) Is it Lance’s time to start for the 49ers?
(30:00) Does Lance have the “It Factor”?
(37:20) Will Jackson have a standout rookie season?
(42:19) Is Jennings ready for a breakout 2022?
I love this PODCAST!!!
Love the last episode with all the great insight given from our former GM. Amazing outing myself during that time and wondering what was going on behind the scenes. Amazing, Frank gore a legend!!!!!
Wow! JLC is a huge upgrade as co-host. She brings great takes and valuable insider information. Love it.
Bring back Laura
JLC is ok but this show really misses Laura as the better partner with Matt.