Colin Kaepernick’s contract structure protects team from overpaying struggling QB

The contract that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick signed in June of last year marks a new era regarding money paid to quarterbacks. It’s not the value or length—six years, $114 million—nor the guaranteed money—$61 million—that makes it so curious. After all, it’s rare that a quarterback ever sees the full value of a contract he signs nowadays. ...
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16 hours ago  |  Discuss

49ers Plan To Be Very Patient With QB Colin Kaepernick, Despite Struggles

49ers owner Jed York told Jason Cole of B/R at the owners meeting this week that they are “a longs ways away” from giving up on Colin Kaepernick as their starting quarterback, and they do not have any plans to move in a different direction. Instead, York says they plan to be patient with Kaepernick and the coaching staff wants to see how he handles his current slump, which will...
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16 hours ago  |  Discuss

49ers owner York blistered on Twitter following offer of free tickets

San Francisco 49ers owner Jed York doesn't need to do much to inflame the passions of an already-disgruntled fan base. I have a few tickets left for the game Sun. Let me know if you can make it #FaithfulFanTix— Jed York (@JedYork) October 3, 2015 York put a post on Twitter late Friday night, offering free tickets to Sunday's afternoon's game against Aaron Rodgers and the Green...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Behind Enemy Lines: Packers vs. 49ers

 Why did the 49ers hire their defensive line coach, Jim Tomsula? What made him the guy?Stolan: Nobody knows for sure why the 49ers chose Jim Tomsula to be Jim Harbaugh's successor. From the outside, it seems like owner Jed York and GM Trent Baalke wanted a "yes man" after they got tired of dealing with Harbaugh's intensity. However, many players have nothing but great things to...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers fans already looking to sell season ticket licenses

Fans of the San Francisco 49ers have not been too happy with CEO Jed York and the direction of the franchise over the past several months. At 1-2 on the season and coming off two consecutive humiliating losses, these fans are letting the team know about their disapproval.Though, a recent report from a local ABC affiliate in Northern California suggests that thousands of fans of the...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Soccer Moms vs. 49ers

By David Barclay | Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of or Valley Bay News. SANTA CLARA — “Winning isn’t the only thing that matters. Winning with class is what matters.”  Those were the words of Jed York during...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jed York, The New Jerry Jones?

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is among one of the most disliked executives in pro sports. By the fans anyway. But why? The Cowboys have been the owners of a record greater than .500 over the last 17 years. The Cowboys, referred to simply as “America’s Team,” have also remained one of the most popular organization’s in professional sports. Nevertheless, Jones has twice...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Surprise: San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York said something incredibly stupid

If you ever needed evidence that San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York is in over his head, look no further than this ludicrous quote from today’s MMQB column by Emily Kaplan: “You look at the Golden State Warriors. They were the dumbest team in the NBA for letting Mark Jackson go, who won the most games in the franchise’s history. How could you be so dumb? They bring in Steve Kerr...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers CEO compares Jim Tomsula to Warriors' Steve Kerr

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York has received a fair share of criticism from both the media and fans during what has been one of the most drama-filled offseasons in franchise history. And for good reason. Not only did the team agree to “mutually part ways” with former head coach Jim Harbaugh after he posted 44-19-1 record in four seasons with San Francisco, the organization...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Are 49ers players walking away because of front office failures?

Over the last couple of days we have been focusing on some of the less intelligent moves that the San Francisco 49ers front office has made of late. Yesterday I wrote about the three biggest personnel mistakes they’ve made this year and this morning Dylan Dunkirk wrote on three reasons why everybody hates 49ers CEO Jed York. All this got me thinking about whether or not these...
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July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Three reasons everybody hates San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York

Jed York was given the position of CEO in the San Francisco 49ers organization by his mother Denise DeBartolo-York six years ago. There have been some great moments for the Niners since, but he’s slowly but surely leading the team down the tubes. Here are three of the biggest reasons why everybody hates his guts… 1. Levi’s Stadium  ICYMI: I said what we’ve all be thinking...
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July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers fans mercilessly savaged Jed York on Twitter last night

This just in: fans of the San Francisco 49ers do not like Jed York. Last night as the Golden State Warriors were celebrating their NBA Finals victory over the Lebronasomething, York took to twitter to congratulate them: Congrats @warriors Fun series to watch! Great #teamwork — Jed York (@JedYork) June 17, 2015 AROUND COVER32 All-AFC East Team 2015: Who will win the league...
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Harbaugh told CEO Jed York that meeting was for 'men only'

The relationship between ex-49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh and CEO Jed York was always a tumultuous one. It appears things took a turn for the worse towards the end of their tenure together when Harbaugh called out York in front of the whole team.  This unconfirmed report from Bay Area Sports Guy’s Kyle McLorg would definitely explain the firing of Harbaguh. Everyone knew the two...
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June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Harbaugh dissed 49ers CEO Jed York in the worst possible way

The more we learn about the final days of Jim Harbaugh’s tenure as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, the more remarkable the story gets. We already knew that the relationship between Harbaugh and CEO Jed York was not healthy but this next one will totally blow your mind. According to a report by Kyle McLorg, Harbaugh once dissed York in the worst way – by excluding him from...
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June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jim Harbaugh emasculated 49ers CEO Jed York in front of players

The tempestuous and dysfunctional relationship between Jim Harbaugh and the San Francisco 49ers front office ultimately resulted in the parties agreeing to go their separate ways, and that came despite the coach’s remarkable run of relative success. Reports continue to emerge that illustrate just how utterly toxic things became between Harbaugh and team executives, in...Read More...
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June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Is management ruining the San Francisco 49ers?

The 49ers did well during Jim Harbaugh’s tenure as head coach until a rift with management, specifically with Trent Baalke, eventually led to his departure. The 2014-15 season for the San Francisco 49ers did not live up to the standard that had been set under Jim Harbaugh during his first three seasons. Swirling rumors from inside the organization conveyed a rift between Jim Harbaugh...
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Jed York says new Levi's Stadium 'not quite a home' yet

San Francisco 49ers Jed York finally opened up to the San Francisco Chronicle about the 49ers new $1.2 billion Levi's Stadium. There was a lot of criticism the first year of the new stadium, that it lacked the noise and ambiance of Candlestick Park. York is aware of those issues and is looking to address them.“We’ve talked about this internally: I think we’ve built a beautiful...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers fans who hate Jed York will love this Lebowski meme

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York is not the most popular guy in town, to say the least. Not only has he overseen the dismantling of a team that was recently a perennial Super Bowl contender, but he’s trying to evict kids from their soccer fields near Levi’s Stadium like some kind of modern-day Dickensian villian. If you’re one of the many, many 49ers fans who seem to hate York’s...
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May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Comic strip rips Jed York, Jim Tomsula and new 49ers uniforms

The San Francisco 49ers new alternate jerseys have been a big topic of conversation. Some people love them and some people hate them as they break from the 49ers tradition of red and gold. David Rappoccio has a website called The Draw Play, where he puts together cartoons about the NFL. He decided to make one depicting the new uniforms where 49ers coach Tim Tomsula would have to...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Comic strip rips Jed York, Jim Tomsula and the new San Francisco 49ers uniforms

Not everyone is a big fan of the new black San Francisco 49ers alternate uniforms. A lot of fans seem to think that gold would have been a better way to go. Apparently they’re not the only ones. In this hilarious comic strip from Dave Rappocio, head coach Jim Tomsula tries to convince Jed York to go with gold, only to get shut down… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: Grading all...
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May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Children shame supervillain San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York was already not a very popular fellow. Thanks to this next story he may be verging on Dickensian villain territory. According to a report by SF Gate, the 49ers pushed local officials to let them turn a youth soccer field near Levi’s Stadium into a VIP parking lot… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: Ways to improve the NFL Draft Bold Predictions: Ten...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jeff Garcia calls out Jed York

After suffering through what has already been one of the worst offseasons in NFL history, most San Francisco 49ers fans have lost faith in the team’s front office. Now former 49ers players are chiming in with their own discontent… AROUND COVER32 NFL Draft Preview: The top-10 cornerbacks on the board Five Things: Teams that could open the season in New England against the Patriots...
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April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers fan movement calling for Jed York to sell team raises $2K of $89K goal

A group of disgruntled San Francisco 49ers have joined forces to start a movement with the stated goals of exerting enough public pressure to coerce owner Jed York to sell the franchise, among other things. While the movement is in its infancy, the group so far only has raised $2,000 of its stated $89,000 goal....Read More The post 49ers fan movement calling for Jed York to sell...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Jed York is still blaming Jim Harbaugh for the San Francisco 49ers’ problems

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York is already not a popular fellow. A number of fans are already petitioning for him to resign through a Facebook group. This next story isn’t going to help anything… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten rule changes the NFL should make immediately QB Rankings: Ranking the starting signal callers from 1-32 based on star power According to a report...
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March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Purdue tight end has private workout with the Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals might be interested in picking a tight in this year’s NFL Draft. According to a report by Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post, Purdue tight end Gabe Holmes came in for a private workout today and caught everything thrown his way. Literally… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten rule changes the NFL should make immediately QB Rankings: Ranking the starting...
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March 19, 2015  |  Discuss
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