Marcus Lattimore Frank Gore Parallels?

The 49ers are rumored to be shopping small back LaMichael James for a trade offer with the dawn of the NFL draft coming. However there are some strange parallels to another young running back the 49ers drafted out of Miami several years ago….the one and only Frank Gore…also often injured and doubtful to achieve much in an NFL career. A year after the 49ers took him in the fourth...
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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...
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49ers Rumors: San Francisco trying to trade LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers have a very deep and talented group of running backs. They have Frank Gore, Kendall Hunter, and Marcus Lattimore. They also have LaMichael James, but he doesn't appear to be a fit with the team and is now on the trade block.Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports that the 49ers are trying to trade James. James' former college coach, Chip Kelly,...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

LaMichael James on the Trade Block

According to a source a league source, the 49ers have been shopping running back LaMichael James. The 49ers used a second round pick on LaMike in the 2012 draft. The 49ers hoped he would be able to spell Frank Gore and Kendall Hunter, but with the addition of Marcus Lattimore last year and outside of a fumble in the Super Bowl and well that’s about it. LaMichael has just been...
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Johnny Manziel reportedly wows on Wonderlic

Add on smarts to swag and Johnny Football is looking even better. The Texas A&M quarterback reportedly aced the Wonderlic test, a 50-question test taken in 12 minutes and used by NFL teams to measures the IQs of college prospects. Leave it to the guy from Cornell to trump Manziel's strong number. While the Wonderlic numbers are certainly intriguing, they're no sure sign...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers interested in wide receiver Brandon Lloyd

The San Francisco 49ers have been looking for another wide receiver this offseason, and according to reports they may have zeroed in on a new target. According to a report from CSN Bay Area, the 49ers are beginning to show serious interest in Brandon Lloyd. He didn’t play in the NFL last year, but has had a very successful career to this point and would be a nice addition for the...
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Baalke’s Past: Examining the 49ers 2011 NFL Draft

Sean McMahon Trent Baalke took over for Scott McCloughan in January 2011 as General Manager for the San Francisco 49ers. Since then, Baalke has been lauded for fabricating a team built through the NFL Draft and not through free agency. He’s a true throwback to the days of NFL past. He places a precedence on strong moral fabric and work-ethic, always keeping an eye focused...
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San Francisco 49ers have one year remaining to win it ALL

The San Francisco 49ers have been in the NFC Championship three consecutive years in a row, and have not been able to win the Super Bowl. Their time could be running out… In 2015, the San Francisco 49ers have 20 plus players including stars such as Colin Kaepernick, Aldon Smith, Frank Gore, Michael Crabtree, Mike […] The post San Francisco 49ers have one year remaining to win...
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Jim Harbaugh: Frank Gore has three more good years left

  49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh believes running back Frank Gore has a few more good years left in him even though he’s turns 31 years-old in May. “I really think Frank has three more good years,” Harbaugh said Wednesday at the NFL owners meetings, via “I truly believe that. But we’re in a game of taking it one year at a time.” I disagree with Harbaugh...
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Jim Harbaugh: Frank Gore has ‘three more good years’

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore has one year remaining on his contract, but coach Jim Harbaugh believes Gore still has “three more good years.” “I really think Frank has three more good years,” Harbaugh said Wednesday at the NFL owners meetings, via “I truly believe that. But we’re in a game of taking it one year at a time.” Gore, a nine...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Harbaugh: Frank Gore Has 3 More Good Years

The San Francisco 49ers have been stockpiling running backs to take over for Frank Gore when his body finally breaks down. Kendall Hunter, LaMichael James, Marcus Lattimore and a rookie they add in the draft this year all will be waiting in line behind the 30-year-old Gore. For the record, my money’s on Lattimore. If you let Jim Harbaugh tell it, those guys might be waiting...
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Harbaugh: 'Frank has three more good years'

Running back Frank Gore has one year remaining on his contract, but 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh believes the nine-year veteran has a future well beyond this season. “I really think Frank has three more good years,” Harbaugh said Wednesday at the NFL owners meetings. “I truly believe that. But we’re in a game of taking it one year at a time.”
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers GM: ‘Jim Harbaugh and I work well together’

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh and general manager Trent Baalke seem to be getting along now and are closely working together on personnel decisions. “We have a lot of private discussions,” Baalke told on Sunday. “And we’ll continue to have a lot of private discussions. Our biggest chore right now is – we made it through free agency – we’re getting...
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49ers acquire Jonathan Martin in trade with Dolphins

The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to send an undisclosed draft choice to the Miami Dolphins in exchange for offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, who accused Dolphins teammate of bullying. Martin will be reunited with his college coach, Jim Harbaugh. “We feel that this move is in the best interests of all parties involved,” said Miami Dolphins General Manager Dennis Hickey. ...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers a ‘dark horse’ candidate to land Michael Vick

Would Michael Vick be a good backup to Colin Kaepernick in San Francisco? Peter King of Sports Illustrated thinks he would. King believes the 49ers are a “dark horse” candidate to land the former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback. “I keep saying this, and few believe me: Vick’s a very good locker room guy now, a leader, and he’d be a good team guy whether or not he wins the...
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March 10, 2014  |  2 Comments

Rogers, Gore contracts under scrutiny

Many high-priced veteran players have been cut over the past week as teams clear cap space for the start of the new league year. The 49ers have yet to make any such moves, but at some point they will have to address cornerback Carlos Rogers’ contract. A year ago, the 49ers asked Rogers to take a pay cut. He declined. Rogers ended up playing on his scheduled contract. Chris Culliver...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Harbaugh: I just want to coach the 49ers

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh says there is “zero” chance that he leaves the team before his contract expires, which runs through the 2015 season. “No,” Harbaugh said in an interview with Sports Illustrated. “Zero opportunity or chance of that in my mind.” Amid rumors and reports that Harbaugh is unhappy in San Francisco, the coach said he just wants to “coach...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Colin Kaepernick seeking $18 million per year

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is seeking a new contract for over $18 million annually. From Ben Volin of The Boston Globe: “The 49ers and quarterback Colin Kaepernick began discussions on a new contract extension at the combine, and sources tell us that the three-year veteran wants a deal similar or slightly better than the ones given to Jay Cutler ($18...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

All Roads Lead through Roman for the 49ers

USATSI Maurice Griffin San Francisco 49ers Writer I cannot tell you how reassuring it is to know that all the rumors about Harbaugh going to another team this year are bogus. And that the 49ers have started to show positive strides towards retaining core players for seasons to come; Kilgore coming to a deal, and talks of negotiations with Collin Kaepernick and Anquan Boldin. It is...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Harbaugh’s ‘act has worn thin’ in 49ers locker room

Jim Harbaugh’s “act has worn thin” inside the San Francisco 49ers locker room among several key players, says Ann Killion of the San Francisco Chronicle. “One source with inside knowledge of the team says that Harbaugh’s act has worn thin in the locker room, particularly among some key “face of the 49ers” type players,” Killion writes. ”While the team is winning...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Does Maurice Jones-Drew have a ‘future’ with the 49ers?

Vernon Davis may be on to something. The 49ers tight end was hanging with Maurice Jones-Drew and had this to say Monday afternoon: Me and Maurice Jones Drew discussing the FUTURE a few nights ago. #sanfrancisco — Vernon Davis (@VernonDavis85) February 24, 2014 Could MJD really be interested in coming back to the Bay Area? He becomes a free agent on March...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Lattimore Ready to Run

Former South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore is hoping to become the air apparent to Frank Gore after spending his first pro season rehabbing his devastating knee injury. Finally healthy, he is eager to get back on the field and realize his potential that made him a bright star in college.
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the 49ers move on from Frank Gore if Lattimore shines in the preseason?

Last year the San Francisco 49ers drafted running back Marcus Lattimore who was coming off one of the worst looking knee injuries ever in the NCAA.  The team drafted Lattimore with the notion of him being able to replace the veteran back Frank Gore, who is still getting the job done.  Well today Marcus Lattimore […]The post Could the 49ers move on from Frank Gore if Lattimore...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Vernon Davis recruiting Maurice Jones-Drew to join 49ers?

San Francisco tight end Vernon Davis posted an Instagram photo hinting that Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew may be interested in joining the 49ers. Jones-Drew will become a free agent on March 11.  He is a native of Antioch, Calif., and went to college at UCLA. The 49ers already have veteran Frank Gore along with Kendall Hunter, LaMichael James and redshirt...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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