49ERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

LaMichael James doesn’t report for the 49ers offseason program

According to CSNBayArea.com,  running back LaMichael James didn’t report to the start of this week’s offseason program. Running back LaMichael James, whose future with the 49ers remains murky, is in Texas to train on his own at the start of the team’s voluntary offseason conditioning program, according to a source. This isn’t a surprise at all given the fact that James knows...
Via Pro Football Zone
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49ers looking to bolster tight end position in 2014 NFL Draft

According to Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee, the 49ers are looking into the tight end class in the upcoming draft. The team has Vernon Davis coming off a monster year, but the club never found a replacement for the departed Delanie Walker, who signed with the Tennessee Titans in the 2013 offseason. Walker was the ‘move’ TE and played some wide receiver, 2013 second round...
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San Francisco 49ers: Cornerback a priority in the draft

The San Francisco 49ers are and have been one of the better teams in the NFL over the past three seasons and have done so with a great balance of talent on both offense and defense.  But one of the more difficult things in today’s league is too keep these championship caliber teams together.  With agency and the salary cap teams now have deal with the fact that big name guys...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers were interested in trading for Terrelle Pryor

It looks like the 49ers were interested in trading for former Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor before the Seahawks came in and got the deal done. #49ers reported interest in Pryor just reaffirms they continue to have interest in developing young QBs. Next step: draft. — Bill Williamson (@BWilliamsonESPN) April 22, 2014 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Trent Baalke’s Past: Examining the 2012 Draft Class

Sean McMahon LaMichael James has failed to meet expectations in San Francisco.Sean McMahon, 49ersLife.com San Francisco 49ers’ General Manager Trent Baalke is renowned for being a top NFL mind when it comes to selecting and analyzing talent. Baalke has his thumbprint on three draft classes since taking over as GM for Scott McCloughan in 2011 (same year Jim Harbaugh took the reigns...
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LaMichael James Trade Rumblings Continue As 49ers Running Back Not Present For Start Of Offseason Program

San Francisco 49ers running back LaMichael James was not present for the start of the teams' offseason program on Monday, according to Matt Maiocco of csnbayarea.com and that's yet another good sign that the former second-round draft pick out of Oregon will likely be dealt over the course of the next few weeks. Last week, […] LaMichael James Trade Rumblings Continue As...
Via Steelers Depot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

49ers new field is gorgeous (Photo)

The San Francisco 49ers showed off the new playing surface at their new stadium and of course it looks great. Field. Complete. #LevisStadium pic.twitter.com/B6c0ScI8xB — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) April 21, 2014 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post 49ers new field is gorgeous (Photo) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Second year RB Marcus Lattimore ready to contribute to 49ers ground attack

The San Francisco 49ers took RB Marcus Lattimore in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL draft and says he’s healthy enough in recovery from a knee injury that ended his collegiate career and he's ready to start his NFL life.
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Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Sullivan Grosz, DT, Cal Poly

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Sullivan Grosz, DT, Cal Poly  How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? -I had preferred walk-on offers from Stanford, UCLA, Washington St., and Cal. Nevada Wolfpack offered me a scholarship but wanted me to play offensive guard. Cal Poly offered me a full scholarship. Where did you choose […] The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview...
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Marcus Lattimore says he's fully recovered, ready to play

San Francisco 49ers’ 2013 fourth round draft pick Marcus Lattimore says he’s healthy enough to play, and ready for a chance to prove he deserves to be on the field. Lattimore says he’s fully recovered from the gruesome knee injury that he suffered in college, and the running back is ready to show coach Jim Harbaugh that he deserves to play. “If he wants to put me in, he’ll...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

National Rewind: Offseason Power Rankings, San Francisco 49ers mock draft pick, more

While the NBA and NHL playoffs are now in full swing, the NFL never rests. Here are the best national columns from the cover32 universe this week. National Columns - The top-10 cornerbacks in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading each teams offseason performance so far. (READ) - NFL Mock Draft Round 1 version 1.0 (READ) - The 10 best games on the 2014 NFL schedule ...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers fans outraged over train with Seahawks’ colors

San Francisco's Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system recently has been restocked with new trains, which is good news for the bustling city's commuters. But for the 49ers fans among them, they're now forced to ride in bright green and blue cars that closely resemble a certain NFC West nemesis. This is a problem. https://twitter.com/komonews/statuses/457679630640504834...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith has a Dim Future

Sean McMahon 49ers’ OLB Aldon Smith has reason to hang his head in shame. Not but two days ago, the 49er faithful caught wind of a report stating that the San Francisco 49ers organization would likely exercise the option on controversial outside linebacker Aldon Smith. The 49ers drafted Smith with the seventh overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, but must now decide if his talent...
Via 49erslife.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the San Francisco 49ers in store for a blowup season?

On the surface you could look at all the recent success for the San Francisco 49ers and easily assume they’re well on their way to being perennial contenders for a long time to come. But despite their 36-11-1 record over the last three years which included a Super Bowl trip in 2012 and NFC Championship game appearances in both 2011 and 2013 under Jim Harbaugh, the team seems to...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 911 was contacted in incident involving Kaepernick

Details are starting to emerge from the incident involving 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, receiver Quinton Patton and Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette, and a woman who wound up in a hospital after hanging out with them at the Viceory hotel in Miami on April 2. According to a police report obtained by radio host Andy Slater of Miami’s 940 WINZ, Lockette called 911 twice that...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss
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