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49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree received a fine of $10,000 for his own uniform violation. Crabtree was fined for wearing a pair gold-colored cleats. The 49ers and Crabtree tweeted out some pictures of the game action and you can check them out after the jump. The league has its uniform rules and so fines are to be expected. Like any job with a uniform, people are expected to look similar. Source: SBNation.com
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 22:27:31 CST
It appears the 49ers could receive an early Christmas present: Patrick Willis.
For the first time since he suffered a Grade 2 hamstring strain against the Rams on Dec. 4, San Francisco's All-Pro linebacker took part in practice today. Willis was a limited participant in the non-contact session....
Tight end Delanie Walker was removed from the field by cart after having his helmet kicked off his head unintentionally by Seattle linebacker LeRoy Hill. Walker was trying to cut block on a defensive end on a run play when Hill jumped over the felled Walker in pursuit of Frank Gore.
Sat, 24 Dec 2011 10:02:01 CST
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis will have only one more chance if he wants game reps before his team embarks on its first playoff run since 2002.
Well as I thought the Niners would beat the Steelers and push forward for the number 2 seed giving them a first round bye. Most of the week went the way I felt it would as well with the Redskins winning and the Lions having a tough time in Oakland though I did think they would lose. The Cardinals did come through and the Seahawks are really looking good and will give the Niners the...
Just so you know, the San Francisco 49ers are doing it all wrong.
In a league that values the passing game most of all, and allows Super Bowls to be won by teams with horrible defenses and rushing attacks, the 49ers rebuilt by Jim Harbaugh in less than one full calendar year are about those exact things — running and stopping the run. Their quarterback, Alex Smith, is a one-time...
Vernon Davis has stepped it up for the San Francisco 49ers this season in ways that go beyond the star tight end's typical contributions to the team's passing game.
Sun, 25 Dec 2011 6:00:00 CST
Before David Akers helped take down the Seahawks, the 49ers ' placekicker went down in history Saturday. Akers, who had a game-winning 39-yard field goal with 2:57 left in San Francisco's 19-17 victory, set the NFL's...