Fangio on Battle to Replace Bowman: ‘It’s a Pretty Even Competition’

Just who will be replacing NaVorro Bowman is yet to be decided. “It’s a good competition,” said San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio of the derby to replace the all-pro inside linebacker. On Sunday, Fangio mentioned Michael Wilhoite, Chris Borland, Nick Moody and Shayne Skov, in order, as the players angling to claim that spot. “Hopefully here at some point...
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August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers 5 Most Pressing Questions Heading Into Training Camp

There's no doubt that The 49ers have Super Bowl potential in 2015. They faired well in the draft, but there are still many questions that need to be addressed. The following are five out of the many.1. One question that comes up when addressing The 49ers potential is Kapernick's passing game. He's proven time and again that when needed he has great speed on his legs....
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Trent Baalke’s Past: Examining the 2013 Draft Class

Sean McMahon We are exactly one week away from the start of the 2014 NFL Draft. To some, this is the most important day of the year. Draft pundits and NFL experts are provided the chance to watch their predictions find truth, usually discovering that forecasting the draft in any manner is a hardy task, one full of inaccuracies. As many of you already know, we have already covered...
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Rogers is active against the Seattle Seahawks

Today the San Francisco 49ers announced that CB Carlos Rogers is active for Sunday evening’s NFC Championship game at Seattle.Look for Rogers to spend most of the day guarding Doug Baldwin in the slot. The Niners’ Week 20 inactives are CB Eric Wright, TE Derek Carrier, LB Nick Moody, OL Ryan Seymour, DT Quinton Dial, […]The post Carlos Rogers is active against the Seattle Seahawks...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers will be without Carlos Rogers and Jonathan Baldwin tonight; List of inactive players

Tonight the San Francisco 49ers will need to rely on some newer cornerbacks tonight, because Carlos Rogers will not be active. The team did sign Perrish Cox, and he might be the unusual suspect for Aaron Rodgers tonight. 49ers declared CB Carlos Rogers, TE Derek Carrier, LB Nick Moody, G Ryan Seymour, DT Quinton Dial, […]
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January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Spot Open As 49ers Waive Williams, Cox

The 49ers announced they have activated rookie linebacker Nick Moody to the 53-man roster Tuesday and waived wideout Kyle Williams and corner Perrish Cox. Inside we'll break down the implications and how the team could fill its open roster spot.
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers Release WR Kyle Williams

Update: Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area confirms that the 49ers have in fact informed WR Kyle Williams of his release. ——— ESPN’s Adam Caplan first reported that the San Francisco 49ers are waiving WR Kyle Williams. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports that the 49ers are expected to add rookie LB Nick Moody to the active roster at some point this week. The...
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November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Long list of reinforcements awaits

The San Francisco 49ers are teeming with talent waiting to come back to the 53-man roster. Add rookie linebacker Nick Moody to the list. Moody broke his hand in Week 1 against Green Bay. He is eligible to come back from the injured reserve with the designation to return list after next week’s bye. Moody practiced Wednesday for the first time. Meanwhile 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers linebacker Nick Moody returns to practice

San Francisco 49ers rookie linebacker Nick Moody returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since Week 1, when he went on injured reserve with the designation to return after breaking his hand. Moody posted on his Twitter account, ''Felt great to be back practicing.'' The 49ers (5-2) have won four straight heading into Sunday's game against the winless...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Kassim Osgood Re-Signs With The 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers have re-signed vaunted special teams man, Kassim Osgood. He is listed as a wide receiver but sparingly plays on offense. He is labeled an ace on special teams and has been in the NFL since 2003. Over his ten-year career, he’s only missed 10 games and played all 16 last year with the Detroit Lions.  Osgood was probably signed because the 49ers designated...
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September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers sign Kassim Osgood, put Nick Moody on IR

The San Francisco 49ers announced Wednesday that they have signed wide receiver Kassim Osgood to a one-year contract. The team placed linebacker Nick Moody on the injured Reserve/Designated for Return List. 
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September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 9/11

49ers 49ers re-signed WR Kassim Osgood. (Pro Football Talk) 49ers placed ILB Nick Moody on injured reserve with designation for return. (Cam Inman) Bills FS Jairus Byrd has not requested a trade. (NFLTR) Broncos Roger Goodell has the authority to add to Von Miller‘s current six-game suspension. (NFLTR) HC John Fox told reporters that they intend to stick with the running back...
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September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers vs San Diego Chargers Preseason Preview

The San Francisco 49ers will wrap up the 2013 preseason with a game in San Diego against the Chargers. This is a game where none of the starters are likely to play. Usually the last preseason game is reserved for the guys at the bottom of the roster. For some of them, this is the last opportunity to show what they have. The preseason gives fringe roster players a chance to get some...
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August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers announce signings of 5 draft picks

The 49ers on Friday announced they have agreed to deals with five of the team’s 11 draft picks from last month’s draft. Agreeing to four-year deals were DT Quinton Dial (fifth round), LB Nick Moody (sixth round), QB B.J. Daniels (seventh round), T Carter Bykowski (seventh round), and CB Marcus Cooper (seventh round). The 49ers hold their rookie minicamp on Friday through Sunday.
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May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Strike Gold in 2013 NFL Draft

The NFL Draft is a special, life-changing event where the draftees’ dreams come true, similar to other sports.  However, the stage for the NFL is more magnified because it’s the most popular sport across the land. The NFL Draft belongs to the new future stars of the league, and they cannot wait to make their mark on the world’s largest sporting stage.  Here are the words...
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April 28, 2013  |  Discuss
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