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49ers’ Alex Boone reportedly offered to play for $1

Alex Boone's recent holdout was well-documented, but an interesting twist in the saga slipped through the cracks. A source tells that the 49ers guard offered to play the 2014 season for $1. The proposal, which the team declined, was contingent on Boone becoming a free agent in the offseason. Per the CBA, Boone couldn't have signed for less than the...
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Ray McDonald’s hearing has been postponed

According to Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post, Ray McDonald’s hearing has been postponed for his recent arrest after assaulting his girlfriend. San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald’s court hearing has been postponed. McDonald has been arrested on suspicion of domestic violence, but a decision on whether formal charges will be filed hasn’t been determined...
Via Pro Football Zone
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Game Preview: Bears at 49ers

Sean McMahon Tomorrow's matchup between the Bears and 49ers features two high-powered offenses, quality head coaching and the unveiling of Levi's Stadium to the football world. The 49ers have a definitive edge on the defensive side of the ball - does that equal a victory for the Red and Gold? Please enjoy my Game Preview of the showdown between two NFC hopefuls. The post...
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Rewind: San Francisco 49ers surprising Power Rankings spot, hot cheerleaders, more

Here’s everything you need to get you ready for Week 2 of the NFL season. National Columns - Power Rankings: How all 32 teams in the NFL stack up after Week 1 (READ) - QB Ratings: Ranking every starting NFL quarterback heading into Week 2 (READ) - Fab Five: The best games on the NFL slate in Week 2 (READ) - Ten candidates to replace Roger Goodell as NFL commissioner (READ...
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49ers expect Chris Culliver to play Sunday

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh told reporters on Friday that he expects cornerback Chris Culliver to play this Sunday after suffering a concussion last week. #49ers Harbaugh said CB Chris Culliver (concussion) "should be good to go" for Sunday vs. #Bears. — Eric Branch (@Eric_Branch) September 12, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060'...
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Why haven’t the 49ers and Panthers deactivated McDonald & Hardy

I very rarely agree with Chris Kluwe, but tonight he raised a very solid point. @ChrisWarcraft: I will say this: I’ve had my issues with the Vikings. However, they deactivated AP this weekend. Greg Hardy and Ray McDonald are playing. What do you think? Is it fair for Adrian Peterson to be deactivated, but both […] The post Why haven’t the 49ers and Panthers deactivated McDonald...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the San Francisco 49ers cover the 7 points against Chicago?

Looking to make this weekend’s slate of NFL games a little more interesting? Heading to Vegas and hoping to make a legal wager (or two)? Or trying to get off to a hot start in the office pool? I’m here to help. Below, you’ll find my picks against the spread for every game on the Week 2 NFL schedule, plus my explanation and rationale for each selection. While I don’t duck...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Lattimore Stuck on The Side Field

Marcus Lattimore is a fixture on the side field. While his San Francisco 49ers teammates practice, the second-year running back can always be seen taking part in agility drills and running sprints with other rehabbing players on the extra field at the team’s Santa Clara training facility in the shadows of Levi’s Stadium. Marcus Lattimore getting some work in on the side field...
Via BaySportsNet
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NaVorro Bowman coaching Patrick Willis

All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman won’t let his injury stop him from helping the San Francsico 49ers. Bowman has been assisting 49ers linebackers coach Jim Leavitt while he recovers from a torn ACL.  Bowman is specifically working with seven-time Pro Bowler Patrick Willis. “He was there to help me on a play, or critique me, or get me better,” Willis said on Thursday. ...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers: Week 2 vs. Chicago Bears

The San Francisco 49ers look to go to 2-0 as they open brand new Levi stadium against the Chicago Bears on Sunday Night Football. Last week the 49ers defense didn’t allow the Dallas offense to get in a rhythm early in the ball game by taking the ball away and they will have to have the same type of success against an offense that has Jay Cutler, a couple of talented receivers in...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers suspend announcer for comments on domestic violence

Monday night, in the wake of the storm that was the reaction to the new Ray Rice tape, the opinion-givers were out in full force, in a tidal wave of hot takes that still hasn’t quite reached land and died yet. This story may go on for months. That said, every time we get a story like this, we seem to get one or two reactions that are just… beyond. One of those came from Ted Robinson...
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San Francisco 49ers’ Colin Kaepernick moves up in Week 2 QB rankings after strong debut

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Have you seen the food at Levi's Stadium?

Whether you are at the San Francisco 49ers’ new Levi’s Stadium for just one game or you are a season ticket holder who purchased the $5,000 tailgate package, you will be eating well with some of these pretty awesome food options.  27 food options, really? #49ers Levi's Stadium will have garlic fries, other food wonders:
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Harbaugh's 'titanium in spine' analogy confuses Niners LB

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks had a tough game in their season-opening blowout of the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. And head coach Jim Harbaugh saw it firsthand on the sideline, eventually deciding to bench the linebacker at times.  The confusion (or split) between the two didn’t necessarily end after the whistle blew to indicate the end to a game that was pretty much...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Harbaugh could be losing 49ers locker room

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh is already losing the locker room. Rapoport told NFL GameDay Morning on Sunday that veterans are questioning if Harbaugh is really all in. “There is some serious doubts about whether Harbaugh is actually all in like he professes,” Rapoport told NFL Network’s Rich Eisen. “He says he is about the...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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