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The San Francisco 49ers have signed rookie outside linebacker Corey Lemonier to a four-year contract.
The deal was announced Monday, a day before the reigning NFC champions open a three-day minicamp.
San Francisco made a trade with the Packers to move up five spots and choose the Auburn standout with the 88th overall selection in April's draft.
Also Monday, San Francisco signed fullback Jason Schepler to a three-year contract after waiving him June 3. Fullback Alex Debniak was waived Monday to clear roster space.
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During the first few weeks of 49ers team activities wide receiver A.J. Jenkins has been impressing coaches (Credit: AP Photo)
During the 2012 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers drafted Illinois wide receiver A.J. Jenkins with the 30th overall pick. Jenkins’ rookie season was uneventful to say the least as he only played in 37 snaps and was targeted once, which he dropped. However...
Former San Francisco 49ers great Roger Craig believes his former team will become the next great NFL dynasty under head coach Jim Harbaugh.
“I’m going on the record saying the 49ers win two Super Bowls in the next eight years,” Craig said last week. “They’ll be the winningest team in the next decade.”
Craig compares Harbaugh to Bill Walsh.
“He’s my kind of coach,”...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed rookie outside linebacker Corey Lemonier to a four-year contract.
San Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman and head coach Jim Harbaugh are very happy with what they’ve seen from second-year receiver A.J. Jenkins.
“A.J. I thought, the last two days of last week (OTA) had the best two days he’s had since I’ve been here. Quinton Patton and Ricardo Lockette – they’re all stepping up. And it’s just going to be a continuing...
Former San Francisco 49ers great Roger Craig gave a ringing endorsement of current coach Jim Harbaugh.
“He makes you accountable. He’s very similar to Bill Walsh that way,” Craig said, via Ashley Fox of ESPN.
That’s a big time compliment from a player who actually was on those great 49ers teams.
Craig gushed over how Harbaugh has many of the same traits as Walsh.
Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com asked 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh today if wide receiver Mario Manningham will be ready for the regular season after tearing his ACL late last season.
Harbaugh responded by saying, “At some point.”
It certainly doesn’t sound like the 49ers are expecting Manningham to be ready. Don’t be surprised if he lands on the PUP list heading into the...
It’s a Super Bowl win or bust. After making it to two consecutive NFC Championship games in a row, and losing Super Bowl XLVII to the Baltimore Ravens last season, winning a Super Bowl has become the ultimate goal for the San Francisco 49ers. It’s a goal that every fan can get on board with, but does San Francisco have what it takes to achieve it?
With eleven draft picks this...
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh was extremely critical of the Seattle Seahawks' repeated, positive PED tests.
Jim Harbaugh has used the recent run of suspensions on the division rival Seattle Seahawks for performance-enhancing drug infractions as a reminder to his own San Francisco team: Cheating won't be tolerated.
Harbaugh's reigning NFC champion 49ers had begun their three-day minicamp Tuesday when the coach was asked about the issue surrounding the Seahawks.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh and Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll have had an ongoing dislike for each other since Harbaugh was at Stanford, and Carroll was at USC.
That dislike has ratcheted up a ton since both teams are rivals in the same division, and both teams engaged in an arms race this off-season via the draft and free agency.
Both teams will...