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Here's the Catch: A show about the San Francisco 49ers

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The Athletic's David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and former 49ers defensive end Dennis Brown come with a weekly podcast covering the San Francisco 49ers, featuring regular guests and hard-hitting analysis. You can listen to Here's The Catch twice a week at theathletic.com/heresthecatch

The Athletic's David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and former 49ers defensive end Dennis Brown come with a weekly podcast covering the San Francisco 49ers, featuring regular guests and hard-hitting analysis. You can listen to Here's The Catch twice a week at theathletic.com/heresthecatch

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The Athletic's David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and former 49ers defensive end Dennis Brown come with a weekly podcast covering the San Francisco 49ers, featuring regular guests and hard-hitting analysis. You can listen to Here's The Catch twice a week at theathletic.com/heresthecatch

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English


Episodes

49ers Look To Continue Their Current Winning Streak

12/2/2021
David, Matt and Dennis preview the Niners Week 13 matchup against the Seattle Seahawks. No Deebo Samuel for the Niners in Week 13. The Niners will lean on Jauan Jennings more than they have this season. Brandon Aiyuk has found a groove. How the Niners can expose the Seahawks. The need for the Niners to not have any special team disasters. And can Jimmy Garoppolo remain consistent on third downs? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:56:58

49ers Move Themselves Up One Spot In The NFC Wild Card Race

11/29/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the Niners third consecutive win. The Niners find a way to win in crucial junctures. Another successful run game by the Niners. Brandon Aiyuk is making sure his targets count. Seems like the Niners are getting better each week. The Niners currently hold the 6th seed in the NFC Wild Card race. Some injury concerns for the Niners. And how there's still lots to clean up for the Niners. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:03

49ers Climb Their Way Out Of An Ugly Hole

11/21/2021
David, Matt, and Dennis discuss the Niners' domination over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Another complete win for the Niners. The defense gained its footing. DE Nick Bosa fighting through holds. WR Brando Aiyuk becoming a reliable compliment to WR Deebo Samuel. Does the idea of the 2nd wild-card spot shift for the Niners? Can the Niners rally in the last month and a half? WR Juan Jennings brought a little spice to the Niners offense. And how a frustrated Jaguars defense just couldn't seem to...

Duration:00:41:47

49ers Travel Across The Country To Face The Jaguars

11/18/2021
David, Matt and Dennis preview the Niners Week 11 matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Niners seem to have found their identity. Can the Niners be creative offensively against the Jaguars? A look at the things the Niners have to avoid in Week 11. The need for the Niners to bring the same offensive intensity as they did against the LA Rams. RB Elijah Mitchell questionable vs. the Jaguars. And how the Niners are one injury away from being a very bad secondary. Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:47:24

49ers Play To Their Strengths Against The Rams

11/16/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the Niners' execution in Week 10. How the Niners continue to dominate the Rams. A huge turnaround game from the Niners defense. The Niners played their most complete game of the season. The Rams weren't able to get into a rhythm against the Niners. The efficiency by the Niners on third down. Niners overcome their disadvantage on the right of their offensive line. A look at how the Niners were consistent in all phases of football. And can the Niners duplicate...

Duration:00:45:24

Niners Looking To End A Home Losing Streak In Week 10

11/11/2021
David, Matt and Dennis preview the Niners Monday night matchup against the LA Rams. OT Mike McGlinchey out for the season A look at the problem spots for the Niners. The Niners can't afford to get behind. Can the Niners shut down QB Matthew Stafford? Is the time right to play more rookies? Niners recent draft picks have yet to pan out. And how the Niners running attack will be key against the Rams defense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:51:19

Missed Opportunity For The Niners

11/8/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the very bad day in all three phases of the game for the 49ers against the Arizona Cardinals. Their backend defensive troubles. Niners personnel not where they need to be yet. Huge hole missed on defense with Jimmie Ward out. Why Coach Kyle Shanahan chose Tom Compton over rookie Jaylon Moore? And if the Niners continue on the path they're on, who will take the fall? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:48:13

Niners Face the #2 Defense In The League In Week 9

11/4/2021
David, Matt, Dennis preview the Niners Week 9 matchup against divisional rival Arizona Cardinals. The Niners will face a better defense this week. Can the Niners adapt to the Cardinals style of play? Cardinals QB Kyler Murray questionable status. Niners having reinforcements returning on offense. A look at how their outside run game is the key to their offense. Will RB Elijah Mitchell be good to go on Sunday? TE George Kittle returning to game action on in Week 9. And the Niners need another...

Duration:00:36:09

49ers Found Their Rhythm Offensively Against The Bears

10/31/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the Niners offense turnaround. When the Niners blueprint is established the Niners are capable of winning games. Why this was a must win for the Niners. Still some things the Niners need to work on defensively. How do the Niners build on this win moving forward? And a nice homecoming performance by QB Jimmy Garoppolo. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:48:56

49ers Trying To Still Dig Themselves Out Of The Mud

10/28/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the Niners quest to get back into the win column. OT Trent Williams is not likely to play in Chicago. A look at the likelihood of QB Trey Lance being available in Chicago. The expectation of TE George Kittle returning. When did things go awry for the Niners? QB Jimmy Garoppolo sufficiency on the decline. And why coach Kyle Shanahan may not be ready to hand the QB reins over to Lance quite yet. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:47:37

Four Straight Losses For The 49ers

10/25/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the litany of problems for the 49ers. The Niners leading the league in the wrong categories. Niners offense in disarray on third downs. Is it really time for a QB change? What do the Niners have to do to get back on track? The Niners need for someone to step up. A strange situation with WR Brandon Aiyuk not getting too much involve on plays. The lack of trust on the offense for the Niners. And how things aren't clicking from Coach Shanahan to the personnel....

Duration:00:49:13

Niners Coming Off A Bye And Getting Ready For Sunday Night Football

10/21/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss DT DeForest Buckner return back to Levis Stadium. DT Javon Kinlaw is still recovering from his knee injury and how he's been playing through it. The need for the Niners offense to start off strong. QB Trey Lance not trending in the direction to be available on Sunday. We will find out a lot about the Niners in the upcoming weeks. Can't count out the Niners yet. The Niners silver lining. And will the Niners finally get it together in Week 7? Learn more about...

Duration:00:49:19

49ers Hit The Bye Week

10/14/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the 49ers QB situation. QB's Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance continue to rehab their injuries. How can the Niners get better at crucial moments? Do the 49ers need to return to the game plan of playing two quarterbacks? The Niners identity has been attacked by injury. It will be an uphill climb for the Niners coming out of the bye week. Niners get a few players coming off from injury. DT DeForest Buckner returns to Levis Stadium. And there's still a lot left to...

Duration:00:47:12

Trey Lance Gets His Feet Wet In A 49ers Loss

10/11/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the gutsy performance by QB Trey Lance. The costly penalties caused by the Niners. Has Lance positioned himself to be the Niners QB going forward? How does coach Kyle Shanahan move forward at quarterback? The great performance by RB Elijah Mitchell in his return. And a look at how the Niners are starting to produce. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:51

Who Will Be The 49ers Starting QB in Week 5?

10/7/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the Niners QB situation. Trey Lance practicing with the one's this week. Can the Niners sneak away with a win on the road against the Arizona Cardinals? The Niners have to be consistently good against QB Kyler Murray. The Niners need to put together a consistent 60 minutes of football. A look at this week's Niners practice. The need for a disciplined Niners push rush. And can the Niners get the most out of their offense weapons? Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:50:25

Injuries Pile On In A Week 4 Loss For The 49ers

10/4/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss how the 49ers hot start followed by a downhill performance that resulted in a loss to the Seahawks. Jimmy Garoppolo is likely to miss Week 5 against the Cardinals. How far can Trey Lance get into coach Kyle Shanahan's playbook? Seems like the Niners just can't stay away from injuries. Turnover differential is a troubling sign for the Niners. And can the Niners catch the Arizona Cardinals by surprise? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:09

How Will The 49ers Show Up Against The Seahawks In Week 4?

10/1/2021
David, Matt and Dennis preview the 49ers week 4 matchup against the Seahawks. Seahawk week is always a big week for the Niners. Both teams coming off a Week 3 loss. Can the Niners start off fast against the Seahawks? RB Elijah Mitchell back in practice. What are the reasons behind some of Jimmy Garoppolo's struggles? And who will step up and make plays for the Niners this Sunday? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:57

Niners Fall To The Packers In Week 3

9/27/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss how the 49ers were not able to establish any type of run game against the Packers. It was a pretty beaten up Niners secondary. How the Packers made the 49ers play on their terms. Continued injuries for the Niners. Could Richard Sherman be the answer to the 49ers secondary? And how the Niners were out coached. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:21

The 49ers Return Back Home 2-0

9/24/2021
David, Matt, and Dennis discuss the Niners returning home 2-0. The emotional uplift from being back home for the 49ers. The Niners will have to get creative on offense. The likely chance of the Niners sixth string running back getting the start. Will we see Trey Lance in Week 3? How Aaron Rodgers has never beaten a winning Niners team. Can the Niners make the Packers pay on the ground? The Packers will be without their top push rusher. And the rumored beef between coach Kyle Shanahan and...

Duration:00:47:39

49ers Delivered When It Mattered Against the Eagles

9/20/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss how resilient the 49ers were facing the Eagles. More injuries plagued the Niners. A look at how the Niners made plays at the right times. Improvising at the running back position. DT Javon Kinlaw being a difference maker. Niners cornerbacks were tested against the Eagles. Did the Niners pack it in a little early? No snaps for Trey Lance in week 2. And how the Niners are still trying to figure out how to keep track of a mobile quarterback. Learn more about your...

Duration:00:38:15