LAMICHAEL JAMES NEWS

NFL Notes: 49ers, Giants, Jaguars, Ravens & Titans

  49ers RB LaMichael James has “looked very steady fielding punts in the offseason, so his spot is looking much more secure than it appeared a month ago.” (Matt Maiocco) Giants RB David Wilson has an exam scheduled for July 21 to evaluate his neck injury and hopefully gain clearance. (Dan Graziano) Jaguars HC Gus Bradley mentioned that he expects first-round QB Blake...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Is LaMichael James’ roster spot safe?

Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com believes LaMichael James’ roster spot is safe as training camp approaches. Lattimore is fully expected to be on the 53-man roster, but because he’s coming off such a severe knee injury and there are so many unknowns before he takes his first hit, he cannot be considered an absolute lock at this point. James looked very steady fielding punts in the...
Via Pro Football Zone
29 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers are deep at RB; only one can be top dog

The 49ers have a problem at running back, albeit a good problem. This year, the 49ers backfield is loaded with talent, with Frank Gore, Carlos Hyde, Marcus Lattimore, Kendall Hunter and LaMichael James all vying for playing time. This is in sharp contrast to last season, where the 49ers running back position was filled with uncertainty and mediocrity. In 2013, the only legitimate...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: 49ers, Browns, Cardinals, Cowboys, Panthers, Rams & Titans

  49ers RB LaMichael James expressed some frustration with his role in the team’s offense and would like to see more time at running back. (Matt Maiocco) Browns RB Ben Tate has been “a little nicked up” during minicamp. (Nate Ulrich) Cardinals HC Bruce Arians mentioned that he is hoping FS Tyrann Mathieu will only miss a “week or so” of training camp. (Kent Somers...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the Cowboys trade for Ryan Mallett, LaMichael James this summer?

In the NFL, most of the offseason wheeling and dealing occurs early in free agency or during the draft. However, it's not unusual for a trade to happen during training camp or just before the season starts. Since Monday is the unofficial start of summer, NFL.com writer Chris Wesseling compiled a list of 10 trade candidates who could change uniforms in July or August and the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: LaMichael James joins 49ers workouts

n April, there were reports that the 49ers were trying to trade running back LaMichael James and it was a notion that seemed to sit well with James when he opted to pass up a $50,000 workout bonus by failing to attend the start of the offseason program. James was not dealt during the draft, which may have been enough to convince him to report to work along with his teammates. Matt...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

LaMichael James Joins Voluntary Work Outs

AP Photo/David Goldman LaMichael James trade rumors were getting pretty hot around draft day, and there was some thought that James and the 49ers wanted to voluntarily part ways, but a voluntary act by James has pretty much put those rumors to bed. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee tweeted this out at 9:06 PST LaMichael James joins #49ers‘ voluntary workouts … http://t.co/2Sxn1UMKGY...
Via TopSportsReport
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers GM Says Team Has No Interest In Trading RB LaMichael James

Just because San Francisco 49ers running back LaMichael James may want a fresh start with a new team doesn't mean that he will get one. On Friday, 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke was asked if the team has any interest in trading the third-year running back, and he replied, “No.” James isn't present for the […] 49ers GM Says Team Has No Interest In Trading RB LaMichael...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers GM Trent Baalke talks Aldon Smith, Colin Kaepernick

San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke said Friday that the team is not actively trying to trade running back LaMichael James, and that he wants Aldon Smith to remain with the franchise for long term. But Baalke said the 49ers are still discussing internally whether to pick up a 2015 option on Smith by May 3. Smith, who was arrested for a fake bomb threat April 13 at...
Via Sports-Glory
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers GM admits they could move up in the draft, doesn’t plan on trading LaMichael James

49ers general manager Trent Baalke told reporters on Friday that they have the ammunition to move up in the draft and could end up doing so. GM Trent Baalke says the #49ers have the “ammunition” to move up in the #NFLDraft. "Do we have the motivation to do that? It depends.” — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) April 25, 2014 Baalke also stated that they don’t plan on trading...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Trent Baalke: No plans to trade 49ers' LaMichael James

LaMichael James might welcome a fresh start, but the San Francisco 49ers have no plans to acquiesce to the running back's perceived desires. James skipped the team's voluntary workouts this week and has been the subject of trade rumors. General manager Trent Baalke said Friday, via the San Francisco Chronicle, that the 49ers have zero intentions of trading the shifty runner...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers GM: We Have No Intentions Of Trading LaMichael James

It looks like unless someone knocks the socks off the 49ers, LaMichael James will continue to have a small role in a crowded backfield. San Francisco 49ers GM Treant Baalke addressed the media on Friday and made it clear that team has no plans to trade the disgruntled James. Baalke said #49ers have no intention of trading LaMichael James. — Eric Branch (@Eric_Branch) April 25,...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers GM: We Have No Intentions Of Trading LaMichael James

It looks like unless someone knocks the socks off the 49ers, LaMichael James will continue to have a small role in a crowded backfield. San Francisco 49ers GM Treant Baalke addressed the media on Friday and made it clear that team has no plans to trade the disgruntled James. Baalke said #49ers have no intention of trading LaMichael James. — Eric Branch (@Eric_Branch) April 25,...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Have “No Intention” Of Trading RB LaMichael James

  49ers’ GM Trent Baalke told reporters on Friday that they have “no intention“ to trade RB LaMichael James, despite recent reports that mentioned the team was in the process of shopping him around the league. Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area reported that James has elected to train on his own instead of joining the team for their voluntary offseason conditioning program...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: LaMichael James would welcome a change of scenery

With reports recently surfacing that the 49ers are trying to trade running back LaMichael James,  he would be welcome to playing for a new team,  according to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com. LaMichael James has an uncertain future with the 49ers. He is not participating in the team’s offseason program and would welcome a change of scenery, according to a source.   Need NFL...
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April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Beckham best option as 49ers' return man

LaMichael James has an uncertain future with the 49ers. He is not participating in the team’s offseason program and would welcome a change of scenery, according to a source. Replacing James at running back is the least of the 49ers’ concerns. After all, he played only 28 snaps last season. Frank Gore (744), Kendall Hunter (190) and Anthony Dixon (80) each saw significantly more...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

LaMichael James doesn’t report for the 49ers offseason program

According to CSNBayArea.com,  running back LaMichael James didn’t report to the start of this week’s offseason program. Running back LaMichael James, whose future with the 49ers remains murky, is in Texas to train on his own at the start of the team’s voluntary offseason conditioning program, according to a source. This isn’t a surprise at all given the fact that James knows...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Trent Baalke’s Past: Examining the 2012 Draft Class

Sean McMahon LaMichael James has failed to meet expectations in San Francisco.Sean McMahon, 49ersLife.com San Francisco 49ers’ General Manager Trent Baalke is renowned for being a top NFL mind when it comes to selecting and analyzing talent. Baalke has his thumbprint on three draft classes since taking over as GM for Scott McCloughan in 2011 (same year Jim Harbaugh took the reigns...
Via 49erslife.com
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

LaMichael James Trade Rumblings Continue As 49ers Running Back Not Present For Start Of Offseason Program

San Francisco 49ers running back LaMichael James was not present for the start of the teams' offseason program on Monday, according to Matt Maiocco of csnbayarea.com and that's yet another good sign that the former second-round draft pick out of Oregon will likely be dealt over the course of the next few weeks. Last week, […] LaMichael James Trade Rumblings Continue As...
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April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

LaMichael James Not At 49ers Offseason Workouts

  Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area reports that 49ers RB LaMichael James has elected to train on his own instead of joining the team for their voluntary offseason conditioning program. James is reportedly training in Texas for the time being, and even though these workouts are voluntary, it’s interesting to note given that recent reports mentioned that the 49ers are expected to...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
Via Sports-Glory
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Sounds like LaMichael James has known for some time the 49ers have been trying to trade him

Right after a report from the Sacramento Bee surfaced a few days ago stating that the 49ers are shopping running back LaMichael James,  James tweeted the following. When old news become new news — LaMichael James (@LaMichaelJames) April 17, 2014 Sounds like he’s known for some time the Niners are trying to move him.  The only problem is they’re not going to get much for...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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,...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
April 18, 2014  |  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...
Via Sports-Glory
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers reportedly 'shopping' LaMichael James

The San Francisco 49ers are reportedly “shopping” running back LaMichael James, per Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee. The report doesn’t exactly come as a shock, as James has received just 44 offensive touches since entering the league as a second round pick (No. 61 overall) out of Oregon in the 2012 NFL Draft. But looking back, it’s pretty stunning that within two years...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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