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We aren't sure yet who will appear on HBO's "Hard Knocks" this season, but we have begun to create a lengthy of list of teams that aren't interested in the show. The latest team to make their lack of interest clear was the 49ers on Wednesday night. Owner Jed York confirmed the news on Wednesday evening, according to CSNBayArea.com. FoxSports.com reported last month that the show's producers were possibly interested in the Ravens and 49ers with a Harbaugh brothers theme running through the show. It seemed like a huge long shot considering how closed off to the media the 49ers organization has been under Jim Harbaugh. Source: NFL.com
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Rookies and fringe players are trying to impress enough in minicamps to get a look going into training camp. Those same players are trying to not lose their roster spots, as a release in May is never a good sign for a player’s prospects. Players are also trying to avoid getting hurt in May, something that 49ers fifth-round rookie...
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The team, along with the MRI results, have confirmed that it is indeed a torn ACL, according to Comcast SportsNet Bay Area.
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