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49ers punter Andy Lee is apparently working on a 'knuckle punt.' Now, why he'd tell anyone he was working on a such a kick could simply be so that every returner is thinking they might have to deal with said punt but...whatever: “It’s definitely something I want to do in a game to see how it actually happens in a live situation,” Lee said. “In practice, you can do things and you can mimic as much as you can, but you never really know how a new thing you’re going to do is going to react in a game situation. So I’d love to hopefully be able to pull it out and try it and see if it’s something I can work in my regular routine.” Kyle Williams vividly remembers the first time Lee sent a knuckle punt his way. It came during a special teams practice his rookie year. “I turned to Ted Ginn and said, ‘What the hell was that?’” Williams said. “It’s just like a knuckleball in baseball. It’s floating up there, and it will change direction probably three or four times within the

LaMichael James reportedly has a sprained MCL

According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, running back LaMichael James has a sprained MCL. RB-PR LaMichael James has a sprained MCL. Prognosis unclear at this point. Kyle Williams is the backup PR; Quinton Patton backup KR? — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) August 30, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post LaMichael James reportedly has a sprained...

Out of the woods and into the sun: DC Vic Fangio says CB Nnamdi Asomugha is in lead for third cornerback role

San Francisco 49ers CB Nnamdi Asomugha started the offseason unemployed and uncertain of his future. When he signed with the 49ers, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio was careful to give him anything but a chance.

Brian Westbrook successfully delivers the worst tweet in the history of Twitter

Listen, I know there have been a lot (and I mean A LOT) of controversial, ignorant, and just plain idiotic tweets in the handful of years that Twitter has been a social media powerhouse but, in my opinion, the one Brian Westbrook delivered yesterday takes the cake: What is Breaking Bad — Brian Westbrook (@36westbrook) August 28, 2013   Dude.   But really… I guess I can understand...

Vernon Davis brings Chucky doll to team facility (Photos)

49ers tight end Vernon Davis brought a Chucky doll to the team facility and had some fun posting photos on Instagram. [ Third and Wrong ] Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Vernon Davis brings Chucky doll to team facility (Photos) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Report: 49ers to release Seneca Wallace

Looks like the 49ers quarterback carousel has finally come to a stop: The 49ers intend to release QB Seneca Wallace and will not play him tonight, league source says. — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) August 30, 2013 That Kaepernick fella will stir the drink that is the Niners offense. That leaves Colt McCoy as the back-up and seventh-rounder BJ Daniels presumably as the third-string...

49ers' LaMichael James suffers sprained MCL

San Francisco 49ers’ second-year running back LaMichael James suffered a sprained MCL during Thursday nights’ preseason finale against the San Diego Chargers, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee. James has had a fairly unspectacular preseason, leaving several question marks surrounding the University of Oregon product and his No. 3 spot on the depth chart. With Kendall...

Report: 49ers Will Release QB Seneca Wallace

Matt Barrows reports that a league source has informed him that the 49ers intend to release QB Seneca Wallace following their final preseason game. Wallace, 33, was signed to a contract just last week, but San Francisco appears to be comfortable moving forward with Colt McCoy and rookie B.J. Daniels as Colin Kaepernick’s backup this season. Wallace didn’t generate a lot...

Preseason Wrapup – 49ers vs Chargers

The San Francisco 49ers didn’t waste any time making a good impression against the San Diego Chargers in the last preseason game of the 2013 season. The final score was 41 – 6. The offense looked pretty good on the first drive. The defense was even more impressive. They were some players that made a big time push for roster spots. Quinton Patton continued to show that he was...

San Francisco 49ers vs San Diego Chargers Preseason Preview

The San Francisco 49ers will wrap up the 2013 preseason with a game in San Diego against the Chargers. This is a game where none of the starters are likely to play. Usually the last preseason game is reserved for the guys at the bottom of the roster. For some of them, this is the last opportunity to show what they have. The preseason gives fringe roster players a chance to get some...

Minnesota Vikings starters no match for San Francisco 49ers backups

The Minnesota Vikings fell to 0-3 on the preseason as they were roundly defeated by the defending NFC Champion San Francisco 49ers, 34-14, at Candlestick Park. The 49ers improved to 3-1 in preseason action. Letting them play The game was a study in coaching philosophy contrasts. San Francisco head coach Jim Harbaugh only played his […]The post Minnesota Vikings starters no match...
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