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There has been a lot of talk about the 49ers’ offense, specifically their ability to run the ball. Obviously, Frank Gore is the feature running back. LaMichael James has gotten a lot of attention due to some big plays late in the season as well. Marcus Lattimore has been a consistent subject of conversation despite not being likely to play a single snap this season. Unfortunately, Kendall Hunter has become a forgotten man when it comes to discussing the 49ers’ running offense.
Hunter tore his Achilles tendon in week 12 against the New Orleans Saints. Prior to that injury, he was a key part of the rushing attack. Up to that point, he was averaging an impressive 5.2 yards per carry and had two touchdowns. Hunter was a good compliment to Gore.
The 49ers also liked to throw the ball to Hunter on screens to take advantage of his ability to operate in space. As a rookie in 2011, Hunter averaged 12.2 yards per reception. That is a pretty impressive number for a running back. He is definite...
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The 49ers special teams unit is going to look very different this year. They’ve brought in a new kicker in Phil Dawson, will add new punt and kick returners, and with new special teams beast Kassim Osgood leading the way on coverage the Niners special teams unit looks to be every bit as good as last years although, the faces may not...
After storming onto the scene in 2012, 49ers running back Frank Gore believes that quarterback Colin Kaepernick can still get a lot better.
“He could get a lot better,” Gore said on ESPN, via ProFootballTalk.com. “One thing I love about that young guy, he works. He works very hard. Even before he got the starting job he used to be the first one there and one of the last guys...
When San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick stepped into the starting role, he surprised many with an outstanding second half of the season performance.
However, the big question is can he do it for an entire season?
It’s one thing to jump on the scene with a new scheme, but happens when teams have had all offseason to study the ‘pistol’ offense.
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Just when you thought the 49ers were having a quiet offseason. No stabbings, dui’s, or other off the field issues. Word is coming out that Ahmad Brooks may be facing assault charges for getting into a fight with 49ers nose tackle Lamar Divens and breaking a bottle over his head. Here is what the Mercury News had to say regarding the issue.
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Coming off a Super Bowl loss, 49ers players probably have a little extra anger this offseason to use as motivation. It appears that linebacker Ahmad Brooks may just be angry, period.
Brooks hit teammate Lamar Divens over the head with a beer bottle three times during a June 8 incident outside Brooks’ home in San Jose, Calif., according to the San Jose Mercury News and court documents...
The NFL has had more than enough problems with arrests this offseason, but another could be added to the tally if San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks is arrested for allegedly assaulting a teammate. According to court documents obtained by the San Jose Mercury News, Brooks struck Niners nose tackle Lamar Divens in the head [...]
Ahmad Brooks is in some troubbbllleeeeee.
The 49ers linebacker is reportedly awaiting a decision by the Santa Clara County DA’s office on whether he’ll be charged with assault after he allegedly smashed a beer bottle on 49ers teammate defensive lineman Lamar Divens three times on the head last month. According to BANG, an arrest warrant for Brooks has been put on hold until...
The Santa Clara district attorney is considering filing charges against 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks for allegedly attacking teammate Lamar Divens with a beer bottle.
H/T: Mercury News
The controversy stems from a June 8 incident in which Brooks allegedly struck 49ers nose tackle Lamar Divens three times in the head with a beer bottle and then punched him in the face during an...
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Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman made an appearance on the NFL Network and was asked about their rivalry with the 49ers. “There are a lot of teams to beat,” said Sherman while also mentioning some other great NFC teams. Sherman was also about his former coach at Stanford and current 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh. “I don’t have a relationship with him,” the cornerback...
No ''Scandal'' here: Kerry Washington is a newlywed.
The star of the TV's ''Scandal'' married professional football player Nnamdi Asomugha (NAHM'-dee AH'-suhm-wah) last week in Hailey, Idaho.
E! reported the nuptials Wednesday and posted a copy of the couple's marriage license online.
The 36-year-old actress and 31-year-old athlete...
Not every NFL star trumpets their nuptials to the public (we’re looking at you, RGIII), and it seems that some still opt to go the more low-key, private route.
San Fransisco 49ers defensive back Nnamdi Asomugha reportedly married actress Kerry Washington in late June, and no one had any idea about it until now. Asomugha and Washington were wed on June 24 in a secret ceremony...
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49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh made some comments about the Seahawks PEDs use, leading to Brandon Browner saying he wanted to choke him and these comments from his former Stanford player Richard Sherman.
“I don’t have a relationship with him,” the cornerback said during an appearance on NFL Network. “I don’t try to...