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Report: 49ers not expected to pick up Aldon Smith’s option

The San Francisco 49ers are not expected to pick up the fifth-year option on linebacker Aldon Smith’s contract, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. 49ers are not expected to pick up the fifth-year option on LB Aldon Smith’s contract, per league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 18, 2014 The 49ers have until May 3 to decide. Smith has been involved in several off-the...
Via Sports-Glory
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Report: 49ers Table Contract Talks With QB Colin Kaepernick

  Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the 49ers have tabled contract talks with QB and Colin Kaepernick while police investigate the “suspicious incident” that occurred in Miami. 49ers WR Quinton Patton and Seahawks WR Ricardo Lockette were also involved in the incident, but all three players are not expected to be charged. According to Rapoport, the two sides...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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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,...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
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Report: 49ers Not Expected To Pick Up Aldon Smith’s Fifth-Year Option

  ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the 49ers are not expected to pick up OLB Aldon Smith‘s fifth-year option. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported Thursday night that the 49ers have no intention of releasing Smith following the incident at Los Angeles airport that led to his recent arrest. Rapoport mentions that a suspension for Smith is likely, but he didn’t offer...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

49ers put Colin Kaepernick's contract talks on hold

According to Dan Hanzus of NFL.com, the San Francisco 49ers have put Colin Kaepernick's contract extension talks on hold due to the investigation in Miami.
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Are the San Francisco 49ers in store for a blowup season?

On the surface you could look at all the recent success for the San Francisco 49ers and easily assume they’re well on their way to being perennial contenders for a long time to come. But despite their 36-11-1 record over the last three years which included a Super Bowl trip in 2012 and NFC Championship game appearances in both 2011 and 2013 under Jim Harbaugh, the team seems to...
Via This Given Sunday
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Report: 49ers not releasing Aldon Smith, suspension likely

  Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network mentioned on Monday that the 49ers won’t be releasing Aldon Smith after his latest run in with the law. On Thursday night, Rapoport confirmed that Smith isn’t going anywhere, per NFL. Around the League. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday on “NFL Total Access” that the 49ers do not plan to cut Smith, who has $3 million in...
Via Pro Football Zone
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers will hold off contract talks with Kaepernick while investigation continues

We mentioned earlier on Thursday that the 49ers were ready to give Colin Kaepernick a $100 million contract prior to the sexual assault assault investigation in Miami. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  the 49ers will hold off contract talks with Kaepernick until after the investigation. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday on NFL Network’s “NFL Total...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Report: Incident may have derailed Kaepernick's new deal

The San Francisco 49ers supposedly were prepared to give Colin Kaepernick a $100 million deal prior to his involvement in the sexual assault case. During a visit on “The Dan Patrick Show” Thursday, San Jose Mercury News columnist Tim Kawakami told DP that the Niners were prepared to give Kaepernick a $100 million deal prior […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers were ready to give Colin Kaepernick a $100 million deal prior to investigation

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News told The Dan Patrick Show on Thursday that the 49ers were ready to give quarterback Colin Kaepernick a $100 million deal prior to him being investigated down in Miami for a “suspicious incident.” “My sense is he’s still their quarterback....
Via Pro Football Zone
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Report: Sense within 49ers is that Colin Kaepernick won’t be charged with a crime

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News was a guest on The Dan Patrick Show on Thursday and stated that there’s a sense within the 49ers organization that Colin Kaepernick won’t be charged with any crimes as the police continue to investigate a “suspicious incident” that went down...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

49ers can learn from rival Seahawks about handling adversity

The San Francisco 49ers could use the Seattle Seahawks as a model to get out of the hole they are digging themselves into, even if getting help from a bitter rival is a jagged pill to swallow. In one small portion of the offseason, the chaotic chain of events has damaged the structure of the franchise and they will nee to move past their problems, from the front office to the playing...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day 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...
Via Sports-Glory
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Report: Storm Johnson’s visit with the 49ers went very well

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Former UCF running back Storm Johnson had a pre-draft visit with the 49ers and it apparently went very well, according to Matt Miller of Bleacher Report. I'm told UCF RB Storm Johnson's visit with the 49ers went very well. — Matt Miller (@nfldraftscout) April 16, 2014 Johnson likely...
Via Pro Football Zone
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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...
Via Gridiron Grit
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Report: 49ers shopping LaMichael James

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Running back LaMichael has complained about his role with the 49ers in the past.  Now it looks like he might get a chance to play elsewhere. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee is reporting that the 49ers have been shopping James. According to a league source, the 49ers have been shopping running...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers Shopping RB LaMichael James

  Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, citing a league source, reports that the 49ers are in the process of shopping RB LaMichael James. 49ers GM Trent Baalke told reporters back in February that they’ve “no discussions” about trading James. “LaMichael is a 49er,” Baalke said at the time. “He’ll continue to be a 49er.” Barrows notes that San Francisco has taken...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Report: Aldon Smith may not play for 49ers in 2014

It's hard to deny Aldon Smith's talent -- the 2011 first-round pick has 42 sacks in 43 games -- but the 49ers have grown weary of the ever-growing list of off-field incidents. The latest came last Sunday when the linebacker was arrested and charged with a false report of a bomb threat. He also has two previous DUI arrests, the last coming in September. Through it all, the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Report: The 49ers Are Sick Of Aldon Smith’s Sh*t

Getty ImageThe 49ers appear to be at the end of their rope with Aldon Smith, according to a report by CBS Sports’ Ryan Wilson. After Smith’s recent arrest for saying he has a bomb in an airport, 49ers leadership seems to be considering letting Smith hit free agency on May 3rd instead of picking up the 9.75 million option for 2015. While this is sad for Smith, and will only inspire...
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Lessons Learned From Colin Kaepernick

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; With the Colin Kaepernick news that broke over the weekend, it is a good time for NFL rookies to get their heads on right. The San Francisco quarterback is involved in a suspicious incident that entailed a woman being taken from his Miami apartment to the hospital. She had a rape test done...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Are the 49ers falling apart before our eyes?

Winning the Super bowl is great, but watching your enemies fail can be just as entertaining. By that measure this offseason has been a very enjoyable one for Seattle Seahawks fans everywhere. The biggest obstacle for the Seahawks to repeat as world champions comes in the form of the rival San Francisco 49ers. They’re deep, talented, and boast a defense than can shut down just about...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
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Colin Kaepernick Night Club Incident

Did Colin Kaepernick actually do anything wrong? (via sandrarose) San Francisco 49ers star quarterback Colin Kaepernick, along with Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette and 49ers receiver Quinton Patton, have been the center of the recent incident that happened in a Miami night club. The incident happened on April 1st at the apartment of Ricardo Lockette. The woman filed...
Via Grandstand University
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mock draft version 1.0: See who we have the San Francisco 49ers picking at No. 30

The NFL Draft is three weeks from tomorrow, commencing on May 8 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. So it’s time to start seriously thinking about what direction teams are going to go during the first round – finally. Now that free agency has come and gone (for the most part), it actually makes sense to start forecasting the draft. Team needs are much clearer now than...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Way-too-early season outlook for the San Francisco 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers’ opponents for the 2014-15 season were released earlier this year, however, we still don’t know the schedule. Looking at the opponents on the teams schedule is quite frightening. Of the 13 teams that the 49ers are going to play next season, nine had a .500-or-better record, and six of them made the playoffs. So here is my way too early season outlook for...
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San Francisco 49ers lack discipline

Two recent events prove the San Francisco 49ers will fail to stand on the stage in Super Bowl XLVIIII at the University of Phoenix in Arizona in 2015.  The Seattle Seahawks will most likely win the division again, although the 49ers have a team which possesses more talent overall. Colin Kaepernick and Aldon Smith may have disrupted the team as an effective unit before the training...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

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