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He didn't practice this week due to a hamstring injury and is listed as doubtful on the injury report, but 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald said he expects to play Sunday against the Redskins.
Of course, McDonald's oddly optimistic outlook is in keeping with coach Jim Harbaugh's general...
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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?
(11-04) 21:06 PDT -- On Nov. 14, 1920, the Buffalo All-Americans beat the Columbus Panhandles, 43-7, at Canisius College in Buffalo to open the season with their seventh straight win.
Last week, nearly 91 years later, the San Francisco 49ers joined their long-forgotten NFL brethren in...
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This week is a possible test on the road for the 49ers. I say “possible” because I’m not really sure what team the Redskins are going to field tomorrow. It’s unclear who Mike Shanahan has faith in anymore. Washington started high atop the NFC East but they now sit in the middle and they are falling fast as the Eagles seem to be catching fire and the Giants are returning...
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.
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...