Found October 14, 2013 on Sports Blog Talk:
San Francisco 49ers fans should be ashamed.  Arizona Cardinals defensive lineman Calais Campbell was laying motionless on the ground injured.  So San Francisco 49ers fans decided that was a good time to do the wave. They not only decided to do the wave, they decided to keep doing the wave while Calais Campbell was being hoisted onto a stretcher and players from both teams huddled and prayed.  A nearby transport vehicle awaited to take Campbell to the hospital. While 49er players pleaded with the fans to stop doing the wave and hush sounds came from the public address system, the fans continued to do the wave.  After all, once you get a good wave going there’s no reason to stop doing it, is there? “That was classless,” said John Abraham the Cardinals defensive end. “Very classless. It’s one thing if you think a guy is faking an injury.  But there was a cart on the field.  Obviously, it was something very serious and as you could see, the 49ers players were even trying to quiet the cr...

Dashon Who? Eric Reid shining in 49ers defense

  Dashon Goldson was coming off an All-Pro season as a member of the San Francisco 49ers.  He was hardest hitting safety in the league and now he was a free agent.  He wanted to be compensated like the best safety in the NFL but the 49ers let him walk and sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  The 49ers backup plan was to sign Craig Dahl, a starter for the St. Louis Rams, but nowhere...

49ers owner disappointed in his fans

49ers owner Jed York made it clear on Twitter that he was disappointed in his fans for doing the wave while Cardinals defensive lineman Calais Campbell was lying on the field motionless. To say I’m disappointed some fans did the wave this afternoon while @Campbell93 was down is understatement. Hope you get well soon Calais — Jed York (@JedYork) October 14, 2013 York should be...

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Bruce Arians says there are no such things as moral victories: 'We only play to win. I don’t give a damn about playing close or any of that stuff'

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Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell goes down

Arizona Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell has been carted off the field at San Francisco with an apparent right leg injury. Campbell was injured when his leg buckled beneath him as he helped bring down Frank Gore on a 1-yard gain late in Sunday's game. A large group of players from both teams knelt down around him on the 25-yard line as Campbell was attended to with 4...

49ers don’t expect Aldon Smith to return this year?

In rehab for alcohol abuse, Aldon Smith’s return to the 49ers this season is up in the air. But the 49ers reportedly aren’t getting their hopes up that it will be this season. From Adam Schefter: With Aldon Smith in rehab and facing felony charges of possession of assault weapons, 49ers are not counting on him returning this year. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 13...

49ers Prepared To Play Without Aldon Smith

The 49ers are prepared to play the season without linebacker Aldon Smith. SOURCE: Adam Schefter, ESPNFantasy Spin:Smith, who has a history of substance abuse, is currently in a rehab clinic trying to get clean. His off-field issues including two separate arrests, are from being resolved. Football is probably the last thing on Smith's mind right now.

Anquan Boldin Thinks Thursday Night Games Hurt Player Safety

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Report: 49ers Aldon Smith Unlikely To Return To Team This Season

Adam Schefter is reporting that 49ers pro bowl outside linebacker Aldon Smith is unlikely to rejoin the team this season as he deals with his rehab, and recent felony gun charges. With Aldon Smith in rehab and facing felony charges of possession of assault weapons, 49ers are not counting on him returning this year. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 13, 2013  

Help is on the Way

The 49ers have dealt with a number of injuries in the season's first six weeks. Tuesday, the team expects four players to begin practicing that can provide reinforcements. But in order to make the roster, other players will have to be released. Inside we take a look at the pending additions of Quinton Dial, Tank Carradine, Mario Manningham and Eric Wright.

49ers Improve to 4-2 with win over Cardinals

The 49ers improved to 4-2 on the season after defeating the Arizona Cardinals 32-20. It was another high blood pressure game, but the defense along with Frank Gore and Vernon Davis got the 49ers the much needed win. The defense put the offense in position to score early by intercepting Carson Palmer twice, but they failed to punch it in for seven and instead settled for two field...

Gary Kubiak, Bruce Arians take different approaches following tough losses

Following difficult losses, it’s easy to pick out which teams will bounce back and which teams are more likely to fold. After their own misfortunes Sunday, the Arizona Cardinals and Houston Texans are both trailing in their conferences’ respective playoff races, but the two teams appear headed in completely different directions too. After getting the San Francisco 49ers on...

Week 7 preview: Key matchups in the Arizona Cardinals’ Thursday Night Football matchup with Seattle

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