49ERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

49ers can learn from rival Seahawks about handling adversity

The San Francisco 49ers could use the Seattle Seahawks as a model to get out of the hole they are digging themselves into, even if getting help from a bitter rival is a jagged pill to swallow. In one small portion of the offseason, the chaotic chain of events has damaged the structure of the franchise and they will nee to move past their problems, from the front office to the playing...
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49ers actively looking to trade LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers would like to move up in the 2014 NFL Draft, and they are dangling a former second-round pick in talks to teams. According to reports, the 49ers are “actively” looking to trade running back LaMichael James, who was drafted in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft. This is certainly an interesting rumor coming out of San Francisco, but they make sense...
Via Sports-Glory
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Report: Storm Johnson’s visit with the 49ers went very well

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Former UCF running back Storm Johnson had a pre-draft visit with the 49ers and it apparently went very well, according to Matt Miller of Bleacher Report. I'm told UCF RB Storm Johnson's visit with the 49ers went very well. — Matt Miller (@nfldraftscout) April 16, 2014 Johnson likely...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Report: 49ers shopping LaMichael James

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Running back LaMichael has complained about his role with the 49ers in the past.  Now it looks like he might get a chance to play elsewhere. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee is reporting that the 49ers have been shopping James. According to a league source, the 49ers have been shopping running...
Via Pro Football Zone
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: The 49ers Are Sick Of Aldon Smith’s Sh*t

Getty ImageThe 49ers appear to be at the end of their rope with Aldon Smith, according to a report by CBS Sports’ Ryan Wilson. After Smith’s recent arrest for saying he has a bomb in an airport, 49ers leadership seems to be considering letting Smith hit free agency on May 3rd instead of picking up the 9.75 million option for 2015. While this is sad for Smith, and will only inspire...
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Lessons Learned From Colin Kaepernick

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; With the Colin Kaepernick news that broke over the weekend, it is a good time for NFL rookies to get their heads on right. The San Francisco quarterback is involved in a suspicious incident that entailed a woman being taken from his Miami apartment to the hospital. She had a rape test done...
Via Pro Football Zone
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick Night Club Incident

Did Colin Kaepernick actually do anything wrong? (via sandrarose) San Francisco 49ers star quarterback Colin Kaepernick, along with Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette and 49ers receiver Quinton Patton, have been the center of the recent incident that happened in a Miami night club. The incident happened on April 1st at the apartment of Ricardo Lockette. The woman filed...
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23 hours ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers lack discipline

Two recent events prove the San Francisco 49ers will fail to stand on the stage in Super Bowl XLVIIII at the University of Phoenix in Arizona in 2015.  The Seattle Seahawks will most likely win the division again, although the 49ers have a team which possesses more talent overall. Colin Kaepernick and Aldon Smith may have disrupted the team as an effective unit before the training...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd’s Contract With The 49ers Believed To Be Worth The Veteran Minimum

  According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, Brandon Lloyd‘s contract with the 49ers is believed to be a one-year deal worth the veteran minimum. Florio adds that Lloyd’s contract could include some incentives as well. The 49ers were reportedly looking for more competition at their No. 3 receiver position to go along with second-year receiver Quinton Patton, so it...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Aldon Smith 'probably won’t play for 49ers in 2014'

After speaking with “several sources involved with the (team’s) decision-making,” Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News reports Aldon Smith “probably won’t play for the 49ers in 2014.” The star 6-4, 265-pound outside linebacker was arrested and released from jail late Sunday on $20,000 bond after allegedly making a false bomb threat at Los Angeles International Airport...
Via Gridiron Grit
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Lloyd Returns To 49ers On One-Year Deal

The San Francisco 49ers selected Brandon Lloyd in the fourth round (No. 124 overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft. The soon-to-be 33-year-old receiver now returns to the team 11 years later on a one-year deal, the team announced on Tuesday. [RELATED: Ranking the 10 Best NFL Free Agents Still Available] Photo Credit: 49ers.com [RELATED: Ranking the 10 Best Bargains Still Available in Free...
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Twitter Tuesday: The ‘strangest thing’ about Aldon Smith’s arrest Sunday at LAX

Aldon Smith is known for his speed and quickness on the field. Apparently, he was fast enough to get through security at LAX and pound some McDonald’s grub before his arrest Sunday for falsely reporting a bomb threat. Strangest thing about Aldon Smith at LAX? He had time for run-in at TSA, got thru security, sat down to eat McDonald’s before police got him — Ian Rapoport (...
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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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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Aldon Smith arrested after yelling 'bomb' at LAX

Details are sketchy, but reports are surfacing 49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday afternoon. Aldon Smith — 49ers Superstar Arrested at LAX … Allegedly Yelled 'Bomb' in Airport http://t.co/aOTz256ua5 — TMZ (@TMZ) April 13, 2014 From TMZ:  We’re told the drama started at the gate, where Smith was trying to...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kaepernick investigated for possible sexual assault

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated for a possible sexual assault at a Miami hotel, law enforcement sources told TMZ.com. Charges have not been filed against Kaepernick, and the investigation is in its “beginning stages,” sources told TMZ. The reported alleged assault took place at Viceroy Hotel in Miami. The 49ers and Kaepernick’s agent have...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss
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