CB Tramaine Brock is expected to miss Week 11’s game against the Giants with a hamstring injury. (Eric Branch)
49ers RB Trey Millard returned to practice on Wednesday, but remains on the reserve/NFI list.
49ers DT Kaleb Ramsey returned to practice on Wednesday, but remains on the reserve/NFI list.
Jason Fitzgerald takes an in depth look at the Chicago Bears offseason...
Is Perrish Cox the league's best cornerback? Will Vernon Davis play on Monday Night? What's up with Tramaine Brock?
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As part of your game prep for the 49ers, Bears game on Sunday, the following are five things to be aware of that may greatly effect the outcome of the game.1. 49ers Cornerback injuries:Both Tramaine Brock and Chris Culliver, the 49er's cornerbacks are on the questionable list as of this time. Culliver will be administered the last phase of the NFL's post-concussion test likely tomorrow...
Ian Williams is back, Alex Boone trade talk is heating up, Tramaine Brock will miss Sunday's game against the Broncos, and a certain individual has gained 30-pounds since being drafted in May. Join me as I recap the most important stories coming out of Santa Clara.
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Many do not like the 49ers' secondary, but it has a ton of promise. Tramaine Brock broke out late last year, recording four interceptions and six pass deflections over a period of five games. Chris Culliver has had legal issues, but the 6-foot speedster has flashed tremendous potential. Eric Reid is another promising player, starting strong with a solid rookie year. Jimmie Ward,...
When cover32 released its list of the top 10 cornerbacks in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s top pass rusher not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article.
And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s CB to making the list?
To provide an answer, the editors...
Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro.
Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Our staff at cover32 has broken down the top players at just about every position in this year’s draft.
Now we get to the good stuff: cornerbacks.
The 49ers need to take someone in this group. Their current depth chart at cornerback reads as follows (in semi-particular order):
- Tramaine Brock: He beat out Nnamdi Asomugha for the No. 3 spot last offseason and hasn’t looked back...
No pro athlete wants to be labeled their team’s “biggest surprise” of the season.
Even if the honor is valid, it’s disrespectful on some level — “How did you not think I was that good? THAT’S ON YOU, NOT ME!”
So with that, apologies to Tramaine Brock. He’s our pick for the 49ers’ biggest surprise player of 2013.
Brock pretty much became a shoo-in for this award...
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Tramaine Brock left work Wednesday with a pair of plastic-wrapped game balls in hand, awarded for being the 49ers' top defensive player in a given week.
He has five such mementos already this season, and one even bigger honor that means much more: a four-year contract extension from San Francisco that the emerging cornerback signed last month.
Brock, a fourth-year pro and NFL starter...
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December 18, 2013