Episodes
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss Robert Saleh becoming the new head coach of the New York Jets and how his departure will affect the 49ers moving forward.  (1:10) Saleh departs San Francisco, becomes Jets head coach  (7:30) How will 49ers coaching staff look next season?  (11:50) Which players could follow Saleh to New York? 
Published 01/15/21
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt answer a number of your questions, including the chances the 49ers acquire Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, which free agents the team will re-sign, and how different the coaching staff could look next season. Plus, Houston Chronicle writer John McClain joins the show to discuss the possibility of the 49ers trading for Watson and the likelihood Robert Saleh ends up the as the Texans' next head coach.  (1:10) Saleh’s future still...
Published 01/14/21
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the latest news surrounding the team, including Robert Saleh interviewing for numerous head coaching positions and the chances the 49ers could trade for Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson. Plus, could DeMeco Ryans be the next defensive coordinator for San Francisco? (1:40) Does Rams playoff victory show hope for 49ers? (5:00) How can 49ers limit injuries next season?  (13:27) Remembering Dwight Clark and “The...
Published 01/11/21
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the 49ers’ transition into the offseason, including the team’s plans for their top free agents and which free agent should be their top priority to re-sign. Plus, hear from Jimmy Garoppolo, Trent Williams and more as they enter an uncertain offseason.   (1:40) Saleh interviewing for head coaching positions    (8:00) Garoppolo weighs in on his future  (15:27) Juszczyk gets emotional taking about time with the...
Published 01/07/21
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the conclusion of the 2020 NFL regular season, some reasons for optimism heading into the offseason and how the team should move forward. Then, 49ers analyst Ian Williams details the defense's performance this season and highlights the effect Robert Saleh’s potential departure could have on next season.  (2:10) 49ers end 2020 season with loss to Seahawks  (6:50) How should 49ers move forward?  (11:13) Wilson, Bourne...
Published 01/04/21
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt analyze Kyle Shanahan’s comments on Jimmy Garoppolo and the future of the quarterback position for the 49ers. Then, 49ers analyst Takeo Spikes joins the show to give his take where the team needs to improve the most during the offseason and their chances of winning the NFC West in 2021. (1:10) Shanahan says he “believes” Garoppolo will be quarterback in 2021  (6:56) Will 49ers look for alternatives at quarterback?  (13:11) How...
Published 12/30/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the Week 16 victory over the Arizona Cardinals, the return of George Kittle and the breakout game from Jeff Wilson Jr. Then, analyst Donte Whitner joins the show to dissect the importance on Robert Saleh for the 49ers and the impact of his possible departure from the staff.  (2:40) C.J. Beathard leads 49ers to win over Cardinals  (6:56) 49ers' defense shines despite key injuries  (12:50) What will 49ers do with free agent...
Published 12/27/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss if Jimmy Garoppolo and George Kittle should return this season and Brandon Aiyuk’s impressive rookie season. Then, Raheem Mostert joins the show to reveal some obstacles in his NFL career and how they motivate him to be the best player he can be. Plus, Jeff Garcia stops by to share some potential quarterback replacements if the team decides to move on from Garoppolo.  (1:20) Should Garoppolo and Kittle return this...
Published 12/21/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss Robert Saleh’s tenure with the 49ers and how his potential departure impacts the coaching staff and free agents heading into the 2021 season. Then, 49ers analyst Takeo Spikes joins the show to break down what positions the 49ers need to upgrade, if Jimmy Garoppolo’s tenure is coming to an end and some potential quarterbacks who could fit with the 49ers. (3:10) Will Saleh be back next season?  (12:02) How different will the...
Published 12/17/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss San Francisco's Week 14 loss to Washington, what changes need to make at the quarterback position, and how playing in Arizona has affected the team. Plus, 49ers analyst Donte Whitner breaks down the success of rookie Brandon Aiyuk and previews the Week 15 matchup with Aldon Smith and the Dallas Cowboys.  (2:10) Aiyuk continues to shine as Samuel hurts hamstring (6:42) Has playing in Arizona affected the 49ers?  (12:30)...
Published 12/14/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss some recent news surrounding the 49ers, including facing former quarterback Alex Smith this weekend and changes to the team's schedule. Then, 49ers offensive lineman Trent Williams joins the show to discuss his time in Washington and what his future holds. Finally, 49ers analyst Takeo Spikes and NBC Sports Washington’s JP Finaly stop by to preview the Week 14 matchup between San Francisco and Washington. (3:47) 49ers face...
Published 12/10/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt are joined by 49ers analyst Ian Williams to discuss a number of different topics, including San Francisco’s defensive showing against the Bills, if Josh Allen’s performance puts more pressure on Jimmy Garoppolo and how the 49ers should move forward. Plus, 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman joins the show to discuss the rest of the season and what his future holds. (1:07) 49ers lose to Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills  (6:36) Will...
Published 12/08/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco is joined by ESPN’s Louis Riddick to discuss a number of things, including Kyle Shanahan’s coaching this season, the 49ers’ mentality and the future of Jimmy Garoppolo. Then, Matt and Louis turn their attention to the Monday night showdown between the Bills and 49ers and break down some key matchups.  (3:10) Riddick details organizational structure of 49ers' front office (7:35) How should 49ers fans feel about this season?  (10:30) Is this...
Published 12/05/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss a number of different topics, including the 49ers upcoming Monday night showdown with the Bills and how hopeful 49er fans should be moving forward. Then, 49ers tight end George Kittle joins the show to break down the success of his teammates in his absence and sheds light on his rehab and possible return. Plus, 49ers analyst Takeo Spikes reveals how the 49ers can slow down Josh Allen and the Bills' offense. (2:10) 49ers face...
Published 12/03/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the 49ers' Week 12 victory over the Los Angeles Rams, including the return of some offensive weapons and another standout performance from rookie Javon Kinlaw. Then, 49ers analyst Donte Whitner joins the show to discuss the 49ers' defensive performance and weighs in on their playoff chances moving forward. (1:02) Santa Clara issues contact sports ban (4:30) 49ers defense up to task against Rams (7:51) Could 49ers...
Published 11/30/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the 49ers' upcoming Week 12 showdown against the Rams, including the potential return of some offensive weapons for San Francisco and the anticipated matchup between Kyle Shanahan and Sean McVay. Then, 49ers analyst Takeo Spikes joins the show to break down the offensive game plan and detail the importance of keeping Aaron Donald frustrated. (1:16) 49ers still dealing with COVID-19 issues  (9:40) Key offensive weapons set...
Published 11/26/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the latest news surrounding the 49ers, including more players heading to the COVID-19 reserve list and an injury update for some key offensive weapons. Then, the duo discusses some things to watch for during the remainder of the 2020 season.  (3:00) More 49ers headed to COVID-19 reserve list  (6:23) Mostert, Samuel on track to return against Rams  (10:21) How important is Mostert to the 49ers’ offense?  (17:05) Can...
Published 11/23/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the latest 49ers news, including head coach Kyle Shanahan’s comments on Jimmy Garoppolo’s future and the potential return of some key offensive weapons. Then, 49ers analyst Takeo Spikes joins Matt and Laura to discuss the best and worst things from the 49ers season and what makes Fred Warner so good. (1:12) 49ers make flurry of roster moves  (5:50) Key players soon to return from IR  (9:20) Will Garoppolo be 49ers' QB...
Published 11/19/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the 49ers' Week 10 loss to the Saints, including Javon Kinlaw and Brandon Aiyuk’s solid performances and where the team needs to improve going forward. Then, 49ers analyst Jeff Garcia joins the show to discuss the offensive struggles and if the team should turn their sights to 2021.  (1:12) 49ers drop Week 10 matchup to Saints  (4:40) Kinlaw, Aiyuk show promise for 49ers  (9:00) How can 49ers get Aiyuk more...
Published 11/16/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the 49ers' Week 10 matchup against Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints and how injuries still are hampering the team’s success this season. Then, 49ers analyst Takeo Spikes joins the show to detail how the defense can slow the Saints’ offense and why Fred Warner is the key to victory this weekend.  (3:45) 49ers headed to New Orleans to face Saints  (7:16) Injuries hampering 49ers season (11:44) Pro Football Focus...
Published 11/12/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the latest news surrounding the team, including the 49ers COVID-19 situation, how the 49ers plan to move forward with Nick Mullens and the chances Jimmy Garoppolo returns later this season. Then, 49ers kicker Robbie Gould joins the show to reminisce about his game-winning field goal last year against the Saints and how the 49ers can move forward. (1:13) Bourne back on COVID-19 reserve list  (4:00) Sherman inching back...
Published 11/10/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the 49ers' Week 9 loss to the Packers, including Nick Mullens’ struggles and Richie James' stand-out performance. Then, 49ers Analyst Donte Whitner discusses the defensive struggles, how the offense can improve and why the 49ers’ leadership is more important now than ever before. (1:03) Packers beat up injured 49ers (4:10) James has standout performance in loss  (9:30) How can 49ers’ secondary improve?  (14:13) Whitner...
Published 11/06/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the latest news surrounding the 49ers, including Jimmy Garoppolo and George Kittle missing the foreseeable future with injuries sustained in San Francisco’s Week 8 matchup with the Seattle Seahawks. Plus, they weigh in on the team trading Kwon Alexander to the Saints and how that affects the team going forward.  (1:03) Garoppolo, Kittle out with injuries  (3:10) Alexander traded to Saints  (6:50) Has Garoppolo played...
Published 11/03/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the 49ers' frustrating loss to the Seattle Seahawks, where the team suffered more key injuries and the defense struggled to contain Russel Wilson and DK Metcalf. Plus, 49ers analyst Jeff Garcia joins the show to break down the current state of the quarterback position in San Francisco and discuss Jimmy Garoppolo’s future with the 49ers.  (1:02) 49ers face short week after loss to Seahawks (3:57) Kittle, Garoppolo leave...
Published 11/02/20
On this episode of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco is joined by NBC Sports Northwest Seahawks Insider Joe Fann to preview the Week 8 showdown between the 49ers and Seahawks. The duo break down if San Francisco can slow down Russel Wilson and whether or not the 49ers' offense can keep rolling in Seattle. Plus, 49ers President Al Guido joins the show to discuss how the 49ers organization is helping the community off the field. (4:50) Importance of the 49ers game in Seattle  (12:21) Can Seahawks...
Published 10/31/20