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49ers sign a tight end off their practice

Well this is a sign that Vernon Davis likely wont be playing this week. The 49ers signed tight end Asante Cleveland off their practice squad on Saturday. With injuries at TE, #49ers promote Asante Cleveland to 53-man roster (via @MaioccoCSN) http://t.co/KECXHFQdT2 #NFL pic.twitter.com/Ljmeh2yBKd — Comcast SportsNet (@CSNAuthentic) September 20, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site:...
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Game Preview: 49ers-Cardinals

Sean McMahon While it's still early in the season, tomorrow's matchup between the 49ers and Cardinals feels like a must-win for both teams. From the best bar to five key matchups, join in as we preview the pivotal division battle between two NFC hopefuls. The post Game Preview: 49ers-Cardinals appeared first on 49ersLife.com.
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49ers cut ties with veteran QB Josh Johnson

The 49ers have promoted tight end Asante Cleveland from the practice squad. @alonzohighsmith: Congrads Asante Cleveland activated to the 53 man roster! A lot of Miami kids on practice squads and moving up. In order to make the move, the team released quarterback Josh Johnson. Johnson had been inactive for the first two games this […] The post 49ers cut ties with veteran QB Josh...
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49ers waive quarterback Josh Johnson

getty images The San Francisco 49ers have waived quarteback Josh Johnson. In order to clear room for tight end Asante Cleveland on the active roster the 49ers departed with Johnson. The move leaves Blaine Gabbert as the only quarterback behind Colin Kaepernick. Not much should be read into this as Johnson has failed to stick with multiple teams over the past handful of seasons....
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49ers release third-string quarterback Josh Johnson

  The San Francisco 49ers have released third-string quarterback Josh Johnson. San Francisco made the move Saturday, ahead of Sunday's NFC West game at Arizona. Without Johnson, the 49ers are left with Blaine Gabbert to back up Colin Kaepernick. The 49ers made the move to clear roster room for tight end Asante Cleveland to be moved to the active roster from the practice squad...
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49ers release third quarterback Josh Johnson

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have released third-string quarterback Josh Johnson. San Francisco made the move Saturday, ahead of Sunday's NFC West game at Arizona. Without Johnson, the 49ers are left with Blaine Gabbert to back up Colin Kaepernick. The 49ers made the move to clear roster room for tight end Asante Cleveland to be moved to the active roster...
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Details of Kaepernick fine still not clear

The NFL has fined 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick for “direct[ing] abusive language toward your opponent.” Kaepernick has appealed. Beyond that, not much is known. The incident happened after the conclusion of a play in the fourth quarter of Sunday night’s game against the Bears. It drew both a flag and, as of Tuesday, a fine in the amount of $11,025. The infraction...
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House Rep. Nancy Pelosi says the 49ers should not play Ray McDonald

It’s been a difficult month for the NFL to say the least. Here’s a brief recap of the scandals that are currently plaguing the league: - Adrian Peterson has been accused of child abuse. - Jerry Jones has been accused of sexual assault. - Greg Hardy has been convicted of assault and threatening to murder his ex. - Thousands of fans are turning in their Ray Rice jerseys. - Jonathan...
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Rewind: San Francisco 49ers odd Power Rankings spot; amazing cheerleaders gallery

Here’s everything you need to get you ready for Week 3 of the NFL season. National Columns - Power Rankings: How all 32 teams in the NFL stack up after Week 2 (READ) - QB Ratings: Ranking every starting NFL quarterback heading into Week 3 (READ) - Fab Five: The best games on the NFL slate in Week 3 (READ) - The 10 biggest disappointments in the NFL so far this season (READ...
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San Francisco 49ers at Arizona Cardinals: 2014 Week 3 NFL Pick

San Francisco 49ers (1-1) at Arizona Cardinals (2-0) With the exception of last week’s epic debacle against the Bears, the 49ers generally are good at beating up on weaker opponents. They are 24-13 ATS as favorites of 3 or more since 2011. Last season, against teams that finished .500 or worse, Colin Kaepernick completed 110 of 177 (62.2%) for 1553 yards (8.69 YPA), 11 touchdowns...
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San Francisco 49ers: Five keys to beating the Arizona Cardinals

It’s just the third game of the season and already the San Francisco 49ers find themselves struggling especially on offense.  On Sunday afternoon they will try to be a little more consistent as they face the undefeated Arizona Cardinals who will have backup Drew Stanton starting at quarterback for the second straight week.  Here are the keys for victory against the Cardinals...
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San Francisco 49ers’ TE Derek Carrier Prepared to Start

San Francisco 49ers’ TE Derek Carrier Prepared to Start San Francisco 49ers’ tight end, Vernon Davis’ left ankle is hobbling him, and Vance McDonald has a bum right knee. So, third-string tight end, and former basketball player Derek Carrier is prepared to start if called upon. Vernon Davis (ankle) still … The post San Francisco 49ers’ TE Derek Carrier Prepared to Start...
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What if Joe Montana threw the ball away on 'The Catch'?

Starting on February 14, 2014, Sam Quinn and The Sports Post have decided to run down the 52 Greatest What Ifs in NFL History, one per week, for the next year. For a list of published What Ifs, as well as the introductory piece, click here. The Catch is probably the most iconic play in NFL history. Joe Montana drops back, looks to the end zone and hits Dwight Clark to stun the...
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Fan Stadium Review- The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly Of 49ers’ Levi’s Stadium Regular Season Debut

The 49ers played their first regular-season game in Levi’s Stadium this past Sunday Night. Friend of the site and long time season ticket holder, Scott Porter, provides us with a great review of the stadium and how it compares to Candlestick.  Being a 49ers season ticket holder at Candlestick for the past 10 years, and having gone to 49ers and Giants games since the early 80s...
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49ers Points to Ponder: If Looks Could Kill

Every week there are points to consider concerning the 49ers, so every week I’m going to cover the same number of points relating to what week it is. As the weeks, statistics, and information grows, so will the points to consider.Week 3: Three Points to Consider1.) Wake Up Call – Last week was ugly. If the 49ers play on the field was a person, and that person climbed a 300 foot...
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49ers DE Ray McDonald’s Fiancee Allegedly Grabbed Gun During Prior Incident

Domestic violence and NFL players have dominated headlines over the past two weeks. In August, San Francisco 49’ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested on suspicion of domestic assault of his pregnant fiancée. Reportedly, she had visible injuries, but McDonald hasn’t been charged with a crime yet. A police report from May might have some insight into the reasons why. Three...
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Report: Woman previously pulled gun at McDonald's house

While other teams around the National Football League have decided to take action against players charged with violent crimes over the past few weeks, the San Francisco 49ers have remained steadfast in their support of Ray McDoanld and letting the system play out before drawing conclusions. McDonald, an eighth-year defensive tackle from Florida, was arrested on domestic violence...
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Vernon Davis still hobbling around on crutches

49ers tight end Vernon Davis was still hobbling around on crutches on Thursday after suffering an ankle injury last Sunday night. TE Vernon Davis is still hobbling around (sans crutches, at least). I’ll go out on limb and say #49ers list him as questionable for game. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) September 18, 2014 #49ers TE Vernon Davis with a major limp trudging around locker...
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Police were called to Ray McDonald’s house after a woman grabbed a gun

According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, police were called to Ray McDonald’s home back in May when a domestic dispute got so serious that a woman grabbed a gun. Names weren’t used in the police report, but it could very well be Mcdonald and his fiancé. Police were called to McDonald’s house on May 25 at 8:09 p.m., according to an incident report San Jose Police released...
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Ray McDonald’s Pregnant Fiancée Pulled a Gun on Him

Maybe this is why the 49ers haven’t deactivated him? UPDATE: San Jose Police Department releases statement about a May 2014 incident involving @49ers DL Ray McDonald. pic.twitter.com/oJycIQCaqI — 120 Sports (@120Sports) September 18, 2014 One thing should be made clear this was an incident that happened in May, not the incident that McDonald was arrested for. Why she grabbed...
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San Francisco 49ers: Keap, offense not getting it done

The last offensive San Francisco 49ers play in Sunday nights loss to the Bears has been an all to familiar sight for 49er fans.  The team trying to come from behind, is driving down the field seeking a game winning or game tying score.  Kaepernick is finding his receivers and coming up with clutch first downs and just when all the momentum seemsto be on the 49ers side, they fail...
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VIDEO: 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick’s homophobic slur caught on tape

On Sunday the Chicago Bears stormed back from a 17-point deficit to beat the San Francisco 49ers on their home field in a big, nationally televised game. In the second half 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick struggled mightily, throwing three interceptions. At one point his frustration boiled over as Kaepernick got into a shoving match with Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston....
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Colin Kaepernick’s homophobic slur vs. Chicago Bears caught on tape

On Sunday the Chicago Bears stormed back from a 17-point deficit to beat the San Francisco 49ers on their home field in a big, nationally televised game. In the second half 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick struggled mightily, throwing three interceptions. At one point his frustration boiled over as Kaepernick got into a shoving match with Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston. At...
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Video show Kaepernick saying slur despite his denial

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick claims he never said a slur during this past Sunday’s game that ended up getting him flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct against the Bears. LaMarr Houston of the Bears even backed up Kaepernick. But the video below says otherwise. Kaepernick plans on appealing the fine the NFL handed down to him. “The player that I supposedly said something...
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Jerry Rice calls out his former team; Not Good NINERS

Jerry Rice is the best football player to ever put on a 49ers uniform, and he is now upset with his former team. Rice is upset with the way the team has handled the Ray McDonald case, even though he has not been found guilty.  Rice says that Ray McDonald, who was arrested last month […] The post Jerry Rice calls out his former team; Not Good NINERS appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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