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49ers wide receiver Lavelle Hawkins with an amazing catch against the San Diego Chargers. The post Video: Lavelle Hawkins Highlight Touchdown Catch appeared first on .

LaMichael James reportedly has a sprained MCL

According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, running back LaMichael James has a sprained MCL. RB-PR LaMichael James has a sprained MCL. Prognosis unclear at this point. Kyle Williams is the backup PR; Quinton Patton backup KR? — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) August 30, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post LaMichael James reportedly has a sprained...

Nnamdi Asomugha securing role as 49ers No. 3 CB

Nnamdi Asomugha is now the San Francisco 49ers No.3 cornerback, overtaking fourth-year pro Tramaine Brock, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said Tuesday. “He’s done well in his reps that he’s had in the game and in practice,” Fangio said, via the team’s website. “Particularly 

49ers WR Lavelle Hawkins bounces off defenders en route to amazing TD (video)

In perhaps the best play to emerge from the mostly football flotsam and jetsam indicative the NFL preseason, San Francisco 49ers wideout Lavelle Hawkins made an amazing individual effort while scoring a touchdown during the 4th quarter of the team’s win over the San Diego Chargers on Thursday. After tipping a high pass from backup […]The post 49ers WR Lavelle Hawkins bounces...

49ers reportedly plan on releasing Seneca Wallace

According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, the 49ers plan on releasing quarterback Seneca Wallace. The 49ers intend to release QB Seneca Wallace and will not play him tonight, league source says. — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) August 30, 2013 This means the 49ers will be keeping rookie B.J. Daniels since we already know Colt McCoy has won the back up job.     Need NFL Tickets...

Without Michael Crabtree, how will Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers receiving core fare this season?

Imagine you’re Colin Kaepernick. As a backup quarterback for the 49ers, you come into a game mid-season for the injured Alex Smith. You play well enough to take over the role as the starting quarterback and you successfully lead your team to the Super Bowl. You lose, and now you’re faced with your first full year at the helm. Your team got rid of the quarterback whose job you...

Nnamdi Asomugha wins the 49ers No. 3 job

After a strong preseason, 49ers cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha has won the No. 3 cornerback spot, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. As a result, Old Man Asomugha will have a new title when the 49ers open the regular season against Green Bay on Sept. 8: No. 3 cornerback. Fangio said Asomugha has overtaken Tramaine Brock for that role, which had been filled by Chris Culliver before...

RB LaMichael James out at least 3 weeks with sprained MCL

San Francisco 49ers running back LaMichael James was diagnosed with a sprained MCL and will miss at least 3 weeks of action, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee.

49ers punter Andy Lee is working on a ... Knuckle Punt

49ers punter Andy Lee is apparently working on a 'knuckle punt.' Now, why he'd tell anyone he was working on a such a kick could simply be so that every returner is thinking they might have to deal with said punt but...whatever: “It’s definitely something I want to do in a game to see how it actually happens in a live situation,” Lee said. “In practice, you can...

49ers: The Final Cutdown

The 49ers announced the players they have released today to get down to the NFL mandated 53-man roster. It should be noted that the current players that are on the 53-man roster likely will change after other teams cuts clear waivers and they sign FB Owen Marecic as it has been reported. The two surprises are the release of veteran long snapper Brian Jennings and linebacker Nate...

Nnamdi Asomugha Wins 49ers #3 CB Spot

A lot of football fans were shocked to hear that the man thought to be the best CB in the NFL just a few years ago was struggling to even make the 49ers team. Well it looks like now that Nnamdi Asomugha will play a “major part“ in the 49ers defense as the #3 CB. “He’s done well in his reps that he’s had in the game and in practice,” Fangio said, via the San Francisco...

Seneca Wallace Claims He's Not Retired After All

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Seneca Wallace was said to be retired after not traveling with the team, to the preseason finale against the San Diego Chargers. Apparently it was just a case of a player not being happy with his current scenery. Don Yee Wallace's agent provided a quote to stating that his client wants to continue to play professional football. My...

Jennings Highlights 49ers' Cuts

The 49ers had to cut ties with 23 players Saturday to get the regular season roster set at 53. There weren't many surprises aside from Brian Jennings, the team's former long snapper that had been with San Francisco for 13 seasons.

Seneca Wallace says 49ers used him, not retiring

Getty Images Seneca Wallace is not retiring from the NFL contrary to multiple reports that surfaced on Friday. Wallace said he was surprised when he heard the news. “I have not retired,” Wallace said in a phone interview with the Register. “I have just removed myself from the San Francisco situation because it wasn’t a perfect fit for me.” The news started circulating after...

49ers to sign Owen Marecic

It looks like Harbaugh will get his Stanford favorite back on his team. The #49ers will sign former Stanford FB Owen Marecic (just released by Browns), per league source. A Harbaugh favorite from the Farm. — Kyle Bonagura (@KyleBonagura) August 31, 2013 Harbaugh on Marecic… “We did everything we could to get him here and we came up short on that one,” he said. “Cleveland...
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