Found July 24, 2014 on Sports Rumor Alert:
San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone is holding out from his team's training camp as he tries to force the 49ers to restructure his contract.  This move was expected, as Boone feels that a base contract of $2 million in 2014 and $1.2 million in 2015 is not enough for a starting guard.  CSN Bay Area writer Matt Maiocco reported on the situation by tweeting: The #49ers placed RG Alex Boone on the reserve/did not report list. The team can fine him $30,000 for every day he remains absent.— Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) July 24, 2014#457450093 / gettyimages.comBoone first became a starter during the 2012 season after being signed as an undrafted free agent by the 49ers after the 2009 NFL Draft.  The 49ers are able to fine Boone $30,000 for each day of training camp that he misses, putting the pressure on Boone to think about whether holding out is really in his best interest.  Boone is hoping that the 49ers will realize that losing a 16 game starter for the past two seasons will hurt ...

Report: 49ers’ Alex Boone is holding out

Even though 49ers tight end Vernon Davis reported to training camp on Wednesday,  his teammate,  offensive lineman Alex Boone is serious about holding out for a new contract. Don't hold your breath waiting for video of Niners G Alex Boone reporting for duty today. Not gonna happen. Interesting standoff continues. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) July 23, 2014 I hope Boone...

WATCH: Vernon Davis reports to 49ers training camp

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis has reported to training camp. Teammate C.J. Spillman broke the news on Twitter. @vernondavis85 has reported to camp — CJ SPILLMAN (@CJSPILLMAN27) July 23, 2014 The Pro Bowl tight end has made it known that he wants a new contract, and the 49ers have been clear that they will not negotiate with anyone not at camp...

Business side of NFL disrupting 49ers once harmonious mentality

In 2011, the San Francisco 49ers were a group of up and comers hungry to climb  into the NFL's elite, however, the team was unified and winning was the focus. Fast forward to 2014 and the business side of the game has drained the hungry to win mentality and replaced it with hungry for money. It started with Colin Kaepernick and Joe Staley signings, and now guard Alex Boone...

Marcus Lattimore lands on PUP with hamstring/knee injuries

The 49ers decided to place second-year running back Marcus Lattimore on the physically unable to perform list as he continues to work on getting his knee healthy as well as deal with a hamstring injury. Marcus Lattimore remains on PUP w/ combination of hamstring/knee, Jim Harbaugh said. Drs made decision in best interest of player, he said. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) July 24...

Female Friday: 49ers Rookie Gold Rush Cheerleader Gabrielle is a looker

Boys, men, and football fanatics, here on the 49ers site of Cover32, we are going to do something we have never done before. It is “Female Friday.” Today we are going to take a look at a new member to the Gold Rush Cheer Squad. Her name is Gabrielle. She is currently studying at a four year university where she is getting her BFA in dance. A fun fact about Gabrielle is that she...

Colin Kaepernick has become a coach on the field

49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman told Omar Ruiz of the NFL Network that quarterback Colin Kaepernick is now a coach on the field.     var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Colin Kaepernick has become a coach on the field appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Vernon Davis Ends Holdout, Reports to Training Camp

The wait is over. Vernon Davis has ended his hold out and has reported to training camp. CJ Spillman broke the news with his video he posted to Instagram. Vernon Davis has reported to #49ers training camp, as pictures on C.J. Spillman's Instagram account confirm. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) July 23, 2014 Davis has yet to hear if he will recieve a new contract. In 2011, Frank...

Patrick Willis Wants NaVorro Bowman to ‘Take His Time’ Returning to San Francisco 49ers

Patrick Willis doesn’t want NaVorro Bowman to rush. “I know that he wants to be out there more than anything,” said Willis on the first day the San Francisco 49ers training camp. “To go without him the first half of the season, he’s truly going to be missed.” Still, Willis thinks Bowman’s full focus should be on getting his knee back to 100 percent. “I just want...

Vernon Davis Talks Upon Returning to Camp

One of the big questions this offseason was would Vernon Davis show up for training camp or would he hold out in hopes of a new contract. Wednesday was the first day for the veterans to report to camp and Vernon did show along with everyone else, but Alex Boone who is holding out. The team did not make Vernon available for yesterday’s media session, but he was available on Thursday...

Culliver cleared to take part in 49ers training camp

Cornerback Chris Culliver, a front-runner to win a starting job this season, has been cleared to take part in 49ers practices this week as training camp opens. Culliver reported to camp on Friday when veteran players rehabbing from injuries were allowed to report. The 49ers did not place him on the physically-unable-to-perform list, which indicates he has been cleared for on-field...

Vernon Davis Still Unhappy About His Contract Situation, Despite Reporting To Camp

  Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that although 49ers TE Vernon Davis reported to training camp on Wednesday, he still wants a new contract from the team. According to Florio, he’s “definitely” not okay about moving forward without a raise in pay. However, San Francisco reportedly refuses to negotiate with players who are holding out for a new deal. A league...

Frank Gore is Far from Done

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Vernon Davis shows up to training camp (Video)

San Francisco 49ers fans can exhale. Vernon Davis will not be holding out of training camp. On Wednesday morning, Niners defensive back CJ Spillman posted a video on Instagram of the warm reception Davis received from his teammates in the locker room when he arrived. Davis admitted over a month ago that he is looking […]

Vernon Davis All Smiles as he Reports to Training Camp

Sean McMahon Vernon Davis reported to training camp yesterday, putting to rest any talk about his holdout lingering into on-the-field activities. The post Vernon Davis All Smiles as he Reports to Training Camp appeared first on

Aldon Smith Says He’s Been Sober Since September

San Francisco 49ers star pass rusher Aldon Smith is feeling good, and says he’s been in the best shape since coming into camp. Smith also adds that he’s been sober since September. “I’ve been able to maintain, and it’s going good,” Smith said. “I’m in the best shape I’ve been in coming into a camp, and my mind is probably in the best spot it’s been in, so I...
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