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Dolphins reportedly worked out LaMichael James

According to ESPN’s Field Yates, the Miami Dolphins worked out former 49ers running back LaMichael James on Tuesday. The Dolphins worked out former 49ers RB LaMichael James, per league source. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) September 16, 2014 James is an explosive back that still needs to prove he belongs in the NFL as pint-sized back. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551'...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Oh LaMichael James, Where Art Thou?

Today is the first time we have heard anything about LaMichael James.  Finally we hear something in regards to James after he demanded to be released by the San Francisco 49ers. According to Field Yates of ESPN the Miami Dolphins worked out former 49ers RB LaMichael James on Tuesday. Field Yates Verified account‏@FieldYates The Dolphins worked out former 49ers […] The post...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dolphins Work Out Former 49ers RB LaMichael James

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Dolphins worked out former 49ers RB LaMichael James on Tuesday. This is the first reported interest in James since San Francisco placed him on waivers last week. He wound up going unclaimed and is now able to sign with a team of his choosing. James, 24, was taken in the second-round of the 2012 draft, but was unable to carve out a role with...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The NFL’s wacky Week 2 (including the San Francisco 49ers) featured amazing tweets

If you thought the first Sunday of the NFL season was crazy, yesterday managed to be even wackier. The Bills are alone atop the AFC East, the Saints are 0-2 after losing to the Browns and the defending champs were smacked in the mouth by the Chargers. To finish the day off the Bears stunned the 49ers with an epic comeback on Sunday Night Football. Did you miss any of it? No worries...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: 49ers defeat Cowboys, team suspends broadcaster, LaMichael James released, did ESPN jinx 49ers?

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the San Francisco 49ers this week. San Francisco 49ers - Recap of the 49ers victory over the Cowboys (READ) - Tweet of the game (READ) - Watch Bethea hit Dez Bryant and look at social media explode (READ) - 49ers release LaMichael James (READ) - 49ers suspend radio broadcaster Ted...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Not one team claimed LaMichael James, Ouch

Yesterday, LaMichael James asked the San Francisco 49ers to release him. The Niners granted his release and today, he passed through waivers unclaimed. @caplannfl: Former #49ers RB LaMichael James passed through waivers unclaimed. That means one of two things, either the teams called the Niners and the Niners said the kid is a headcase, or […] The post Not one team claimed LaMichael...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Former 49ers’ RB LaMichael James goes unclaimed off waivers

Former 49ers running back LaMichael James went unclaimed off waivers on Monday.  He’s now a free agent. Former #49ers RB LaMichael James was not claimed on waivers. A bit of a surprise. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 9, 2014 James could be a valuable player on a team.  He just has to be used the right way, given how small he is. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

LaMichael James Goes Unclaimed, Now A Free Agent

  Former 49ers RB LaMichael James passed through waivers unclaimed on Tuesday and is now able to sign with a team of his choosing. San Francisco granted James his release on Monday and it appeared as though someone would have placed a waiver claim. James, 24, was taken in the second-round of the 2012 draft, but was unable to carve out a role with the 49ers. Previous reports mentioned...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers waived LaMichael James

The 49ers waived running back LaMichael James on Monday,  according to ESPN’s Adam Caplan. #49ers RB LaMichael James has been granted his release according to his agent, @jeffsperbeck. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) September 8, 2014 You have to wonder if James’ former college coach Chip Kelly will pick him up since he’s now the Eagles head coach.   var ACE_AR = {Site...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers release running back LaMichael James

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Running back LaMichael James has been released by the San Francisco 49ers. Coach Jim Harbaugh announced the move Monday, a day after his team's 28-17 win at Dallas. James has sought a greater role in the running game, but he had just two carries for no yards against the Cowboys on Sunday. Harbaugh, who has an open-door policy with players, wouldn'...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Release LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers have released disgruntled running back LaMichael James per his request according to his agent Jeff Sperbeck. @LaMichaelJames appreciates the @49ers for granting him his release request & allowing him to pursue his career elsewhere. — Jeff Sperbeck (@jeffsperbeck) September 8, 2014 @LaMichaelJames appreciates the @49ers for granting him his release request...
Via BlackSportsOnline
12 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers release LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers have released running back LaMichael James. James requested his release this morning after he saw limited carries in the 49ers blowout win against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. He was listed as the third running back on the depth chart heading in to Sunday’s game but the 49ers usually give all of their backs at least 5-10 carries per game. Rookie Carlos...
Via Total Sports Live
12 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers release RB LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers have released running back LaMichael James as announced by James’ agent Jeff Sperbeck. @LaMichaelJames appreciates the @49ers for granting him his release request & allowing him to pursue his career elsewhere. — Jeff Sperbeck (@jeffsperbeck) September 8, 2014 LaMichael James' agent said there had been talks with #49ers about a release for the...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Release LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers have released former second-round pick LaMichael James in a somewhat surprising move following their Week 1 win against the Dallas Cowboys.  According to James’ agent, the seldom-used running back asked for (and was granted) his release. @LaMichaelJames appreciates the @49ers for granting him his release request & allowing him to pursue his career elsewhere...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

LaMichael James has requested to be released; Niners grant his wish

Today the San Francisco 49ers granted the release of former Oregon running back LaMichael James.  James believes he can be a starter in the NFL, and will probably get claimed via the waiver wire, but what a way to do it. According to his agent he was released today.  jeffsperbeck @LaMichaelJames appreciates the @49ers for […] The post LaMichael James has requested to be released...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Grant LaMichael James’ Request for Release

The 49ers have released running back LaMichael James today per his request. James’ agent Jeff Sperbeck said that LaMichael asked for his release and the 49ers granted it. @LaMichaelJames appreciates the @49ers for granting him his release request & allowing him to pursue his career elsewhere. — Jeff Sperbeck (@jeffsperbeck) September 8, 2014 The post 49ers Grant LaMichael...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Grant RB LaMichael James His Release

  Jeff Sperbeck, the agent for RB LaMichael James, announced via his Twitter account that his client has been granted his release from the San Francisco 49ers. @LaMichaelJames appreciates the @49ers for granting him his release request & allowing him to pursue his career elsewhere. — Jeff Sperbeck (@jeffsperbeck) September 8, 2014 James, 24, was taken in the second-round...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

LaMichael James: ‘I’m Much Improved’ As A Pass Blocker

The box score didn’t look great for LaMichael James on Sunday. In his first game back since sustaining a dislocated elbow, the San Francisco 49ers running back rushed for just nine yards on seven carries. While the numbers were lacking, there was another aspect of his game that James was working on. As the 24-year-old explained, he was looking to prove a point to everyone who has...
Via BaySportsNet
26 days ago  |  Discuss

LaMichael James ditches his elbow brace

49ers running back LaMichael James has decided to no longer practice with a brace on his elbow after dislocating it earlier in the summer. “I’m good,” James said, via CSNBayArea.com. “I can definitely play. I don’t have a brace on. I got rid of it. It shows weakness.” James believes he’s ready to go after participating in the past two practices. “I feel like I’m...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Bills, Eagles, Jets, & Redskins

  49ers RB LaMichael James was able to participate in Friday’s practice without a brace on his dislocated elbow. (Matt Maiocco) Bills LT Cordy Glenn was able to take part in the Bills one-on-one drills during this week, but remains on the non-football illness list. (Mike Rodak) Eagles DE Vinny Curry got some work with the first-team defense during Friday’s preseason...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

James tosses elbow brace: 'It shows weakness'

LaMichael James on Friday tossed aside his brace less than three weeks after sustaining a right elbow dislocation in 49ers practice. “I’m good,” James said. “I can definitely play. I don’t have a brace on. I got rid of it. It shows weakness.” James took part in the past two 49ers practices while wearing a blue jersey that signifies he is off-limits for contact. He took...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

LaMichael James returned to practice

49ers running back LaMichael James returned to practice on Wednesday after dislocating his elbow earlier in training camp. LaMichael James returned to practice while wearing the blue “no-contact” jersey. He caught a few passes and took handoffs in team drills. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) August 14, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060',...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Training Camp, James goes down, Linebackers are best in game

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the San Francisco 49ers this week. San Francisco 49ers - LaMichael James goes down with an elbow injury (READ) - Veterans shining at camp (READ)  - Captain Torpedo and Hyde’s importance (READ) - Camp Observations (READ) - Summary of training camp (READ) - 49ers have the best linebackers...
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August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers expect LaMichael James to be ready for week one

Head coach Jim Harbaugh told the media today that running back LaMichael James will wear a brace on his elbow and is expected to be ready for the regular season. #49ers Harbaugh: LaMichael James will wear a brace on elbow, and team expects him to be ready for start of regular season. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) July 30, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: &...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Injury Update: LaMichael James suffers dislocated elbow

San Francisco 49ers running back LaMichael James was taken off the practice field on Sunday due to a dislocated elbow.The injury occurred while engaging linebacker Michael Wilhoite during a blitz pickup drill. The time frame on how long James might be sidelined could be around a month, reports NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.Carol M. HighsmithA month will more than likely mean missing...
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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