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Vernon Davis fired adviser last year who pushed for new deal

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Vernon Davis parted ways with an adviser before last season who had been pushing the 49ers tight end to get pushy for a new contract. ''I fired that person because he worships money,'' Davis said. ''That's not what I worship.'' Davis shared the story Friday as San Francisco's veterans reported to training camp ahead of Saturday night's opening practice at...
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Vernon Davis back on track after firing advisor who recommended holdout

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis is ready to renew his focus and love for the game of football after firing an advisor who recommended he hold out for a new contract last year. Davis revealed this rather shocking information on Friday morning at team facilities in Santa Clara, Ca. Speaking with reporters, he spoke about a renewed passion for the game after getting off track...
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Niners' tight end Vernon Davis rejuvenated for 2015

Vernon Davis' underwhelming 2014 campaign could be alluded to a number of injuries he battled. Now, the two-time Pro Bowler looks like a different player, according to the coaching staff."Vernon is stretching the field," Jim Tomsula said of Davis during OTAs, via the Sacramento Bee. "Vernon looks extremely fast. Catching the ball really well." Even Davis allowed he feels much better...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Vernon Davis played hurt during 2014 season

Vernon Davis posted career lows across the board in 2014 with just 245 receiving yards and two touchdowns in 14 games. In fact, not once did he record more than 45 receiving yards in a contest; he also failed to find the end zone after his two-score performance in Week 1.  However, it appears there is some reasoning behind that, as Mark Purdy of the Mercury News is reporting the...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vernon Davis will be Looking for Bounce Back Year in 2015 with San Francisco 49ers

OAKLAND, CA – DECEMBER 07: Vernon Davis #85 of the San Francisco 49ers gets past Brandian Ross #29 of the Oakland Raiders in the first quarter at Coliseum on December 7, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images) The 2014 season was a low point in nine-year veteran tight end Vernon Davis’s career for the San Francisco 49ers. In week one, Davis caught...
Via The Sports Journal
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Vernon Davis Is Terrible At Family Feud, Which It Turns Out, Is Also Terrible

While we anxiously away the Gronk family making its debut on Celebrity Family Feud, the long-running game show got some other NFL players to take part in their primetime ratings extravaganza. It didn’t go great for Vernon Davis. The 49ers tight end is a wonderful player, and a apparently a terrible game show contestant, after two of the worst answers in the history of the show...
Via Awful Announcing
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers TE Vernon Davis Gave Some Funky Answers on Celebrity Family Feud

The Family Feud is one of those game shows that has been around almost as long as television that will probably never go away. Hopefully it never will because some of these new game shows are just flat out crap. Anyway...some NFL players were on Sunday night in a celebrity version of the show and one of them was San Frnacisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis.Vernon...He gave some pretty...
Via FatManWriting
June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: San Francisco 49ers TE Vernon Davis Hits the Weight Room in Disguise as Old Man Otis

Using Kyrie Irving's Uncle Drew character as inspiration San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis decided to hit the gym dressed up as Old Man Otis. He wasn't filming a commercial or anything. He was just aiming to mess with some unsuspecting weight lifter and have a little fun in the process.Overall the video is kind of funny and worth a watch. However, it could have been better...
Via FatManWriting
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Frank Gore takes shot at Vernon Davis on Instagram

Frank Gore fired a shot at former teammate Vernon Davis on social media Tuesday, though he claimed it was only a joke. After Davis posted a photo of himself hugging a football on Instagram with the caption “repost if you miss football season as much as I do,” Gore chimed in and said Davis lacks...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers GM: Vernon Davis will be back despite down season

When San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke responded to reporters regarding impending free agents Michael Crabtree and Mike Iupati at the NFL Scouting Combine on Wednesday, the conversation quickly turned to tight end Vernon Davis. Asked outright about keeping Davis, Baalke answered in the affirmative. Elaborating further regarding Davis’ unproductive 2014 season,...
Via Sportsnaut
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

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