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WR Ted Ginn and rookie RB Kendall Hunter have been giving the 49ers excellent starting field position for the offense this year. Ginn has returned 15 kickoffs for 447 yards (29.8 avg) with 1 TD return. He also has returned 22 punts for 291 yards (13.2 avg) with 1 TD return this year. Kendall Hunter has returned 3 kickoffs for 81 yards (27.0 avg) this year, when teams elect...
After four dominant performances in a row, Frank Gore is on the short list for potential MVP candidates just about halfway through the season. But with opposing teams certainly preparing for Gore and a rush-dominated offensive attack, how will that affect his stats for the remaining nine games?
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers will be going back to the place where his NFL career began. The 49ers will visit the Washington Redskins this Sunday and Rogers is trying to not think too much...
Right around the same time the 49ers got their run game in gear, the Washington Redskins seemed to completely forget how to defend it. This makes Frank Gore an excellent weapon in Week 9.
While the 49ers tout a league-leading run defense, the secondary has held its own and produced nine interceptions. Rogers' three picks equal the total of the Redskins' secondary.
Ahmad Brooks remembers going to RFK Stadium as a child to cheer for the Washington Redskins, the team his father, Perry Brooks, played for as a defensive tackle from 1978-84.
Brooks would wear his burgundy and gold and watch in admiration as the Redskins of old authored their storied careers.
On Sunday, Brooks, now an outside linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers, will face the...
“I haven’t had fun playing football after Gregg [Williams] and them left,” former Redskins cornerback Carlos Rogers said on the LaVar and Dukes Show Tuesday afternoon. “After that, it wasn’t fun for me no more.”
He is, though, having fun now.
There’s been a lot of chatter about coaches in this town in recent days, from Mike Shanahan seeming to put the blame for his...