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According to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com, free agent wide receiver Randy Moss likely won’t be playing football this season. With Eagles receiver Jeremy Maclin tearing an ACL and Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta gone for at least six weeks with a dislocated hip, the name “Randy Moss” could pick up some steam in league circles, at least from a speculation standpoint. Per a league source, it’s highly unlikely Moss will play. Florio says it will take a “perfect” situation for Moss to play. It’s going to take a perfect situation to get Moss back to the NFL, with the right combination of quarterback, role, compensation, and prospects for contending. It’s not impossible, but at this point it’s highly unlikely. Only a perfect situation, we’re told, will bring him back for another year. It looks like Moss’ NFL career is over. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Randy Moss likely done with football appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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The San Francisco 49ers and any other NFL team for that matter, may show a lot of things in training camp that are experiments that never make it to the field.
Vernon Davis the WR? That just might be more than just an experiment.
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The 49ers fell just short of possible Super Bowl victory last season. How good will they be with Kaep having a full offseason and preseason as the starter? Have they done enough to make a run this year? This is my second pass through my database predicting every teams record. Here's where I have every team this season. AFC East Patriots 12 Dolphins 7 Jets 3 ...
Size, durability, and speed are a few qualities that define a good defensive end in the NFL. The 49ers’ starting defensive ends Justin Smith and Ray McDonald excel in these areas. McDonald is signed with the Niners through 2016 so he shouldn’t be going anywhere anytime soon. However, as dominant Justin Smith has been, he will not play forever at that position. Eventually...
San Francisco 49ers DT Justin Smith says he's fully recovered from the painful partially torn triceps he suffered last season, taking part in training camp as if it never happened.
"We don't have a lot more time, so I'm ready to go, and it feels great," Smith said, via Cam Inman of the San Jose Mercury News.
Smith lined up at practice with the other Smith...
San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke said cornerback Eric Wright is still an option for the team.
Baalke traded for the troubled defensive back from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers; however, Wright failed his physical.
Wright is a free agent and the team is looking for defensive backs so there is always a possibility the team will bring him back in.
“The door is never...
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Coming off a season where they were one play away from being champions you would think the Niners were a team that was set for many years on both sides of the football. However, there are some questions about the defense that will be answered when the real games start. The concerns are mostly in the secondary, as the front...
A fresh start in a familiar place is bringing out the best in Nnamdi Asomugha.
The four-time All-Pro cornerback felt right at home Saturday as the San Francisco 49ers practiced in pads for the first time in training camp, using the size and press-coverage skills that made him a star during his first stint in the Bay Area.
Asomugha is looking to regain the form at age 32 that made...
In fantasy football terms, San Francisco 49ers has failed to live up to expectations in recent years. A freakish athlete, Davis has scored just six and five touchdowns in the last two seasons respectively. Davis recorded just 41 receptions (2.5 per game) last year, but that number could be on the rise in 2013 while the Niners are experimenting with Davis at different positions on...
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis is no long driven by the chance to put up big numbers and go to Pro Bowls, he just wants to win a Super Bowl. “I’m just here to contribute,” Davis said Sunday. “I’m just a piece of the puzzle. I’m not here for statistics. I’m not here to go to the Pro Bowl. I’m just here to do my job and that’s all I can do. Whatever
The 49ers signed free-agent corner Nnamdi Asomugha to a team-friendly contract hoping they can help revert the former All-Pro to back to form. He spoke to the media for the first time during training camp Saturday, talking about scheme and his excitement to join a winning culture.
It was an eventful afternoon as the 49ers held their fourth practice of training camp Sunday. But not all the news was good, especially on the injury front. Inside is report on Darius Fleming's potentially serious knee injury and other news and notes from team headquarters in Santa Clara.
Vernon Davis had 303 yds and 4 TDs in his 1st 5 games of 2012. In the final 11 games Davis had just 245 yards and scored only 1 TD. CK7 only had eyes for Crabtree or he just took off and ran the ball. The 49ers have been working Davis into the WR rotation since Crabtree went down with a torn Achilles back in June.
Looks like they are serious about keeping him at WR. “I see...
Vernon Davis refers to himself as "just a piece of the puzzle" when it comes to the San Francisco 49ers' offense.