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Pass Rushers Will Prove To Be The Key Once Again for the 49ers

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit So which position has become the most crucial for success in the NFL? For years...
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2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly adds another ex-Eagles assistant to 49ers staff

Under Chip Kelly, San Francisco's coaching staff has become Eagles West.A source told FOXSports.com that former Eagles assistant linebackers coach Brian Smith will join the 49ers as a defensive assistant.Smith's hiring now makes six staff members who have followed Kelly from Philadelphia to the 49ers. The others are Bob Bicknell (wide receivers), Ryan Day (quarterbacks), Jerry Azzinaro...
Via Fox Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Panthers star cornerback big on San Francisco and the 49ers

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit As the San Francisco 49ers head into this off season they need to do something that...
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Emmitt Smith takes shot at Colin Kaepernick

While lob shots are continuing to be thrown Cam Newton’s way following his Super Bowl press conference Sunday night, another NFL quarterback is facing a much more serious situation. Unless you have been hiding under a rock in recent weeks, you know full well that Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is the subject of an investigation surrounding a domestic violence situation...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Joe Namath: Jets should take a look at Colin Kaepernick

When Joe Namath opens his mouth, particularly when the words coming out of that mouth pertain to the Jets’ quarterback situation, it’s news. The only Jets quarterback to win or even play in a Super Bowl told The New York Daily News that Colin Kaepernick should be on the Jets’ radar. The newspaper reported last week that Kaepernick wants out of San Francisco and wants to play...
Via The Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The San Francisco 49ers are set at the safety position

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The San Francisco 49ers have many positions that they need to improve at, but the...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Colin Kaepernick, Eagles, Lions, & Seahawks

Colin Kaepernick Former 49ers HC Jim Harbaugh said that he believes QB Colin Kaepernick will “flourish” “Colin will flourish, there’s no question in my mind about that,” Harbaugh told Tim Kawakami on the TK Show, via CSN Bay Area. “He’s too great of a talent. He is a competitior at the very highest level, very similar to the two quarterbacks you’re going to watch...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Harbaugh compares Colin Kaepernick to Cam Newton, Peyton Manning

Colin Kaepernick’s play during 2015 and 2014 may not have inspired much confidence, but the faith of his former coach Jim Harbaugh has not wavered. Jim Harbaugh on @Kaepernick7: "Colin will flourish, there's no question in my mind about that" https://t.co/zkGPywLjs6 (via @timkawakami) — Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin) February 8, 2016 "[@Kaepernick7 is] too great of a talent....
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush on NFL future: ‘I’m not retiring’

Reggie Bush hasn’t played a full season in three years, and he missed most of the 2015 season due to injuries. But he’s not done. Speaking with reporters Sunday in San Francisco, Bush made it known he still has some good years left. “I’m not retiring,” Bush said, via Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com. “I’m still playing. No, I’m not done. And I would never — knock...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Anquan Boldin Wins Walter Payton Man Of The Year Award

San Francisco 49ers receiver Anquan Boldin won the Walter Payton Man of the Year award on Saturday night, which recognizes players that have made big charitable efforts in their community. The 2015 Walter Payton NFL Man Of The Year: @49ers WR @AnquanBoldin! #NFLHonors #WPMOY pic.twitter.com/WmPTl3JgrR — NFL (@NFL) February 7, 2016 The NFL will award $55,000 to a charity of...
Via Gamedayr
3 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers' Joe Staley gifts single father pair of Super Bowl tickets

The San Francisco 49ers' home stadium is playing host to Super Bowl 50. The team's left tackle made one of the most charitable gestures revolving around the big game.When the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos take the field Sunday, Johnel Spivey, a single father from Santa Clara will be in attendance, thanks to Joe Staley, who was looking for a deserving person.Via the San Jose...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Torrey Smith: ‘This is probably the best offense’ for Kaepernick

Torrey Smith was shocked to find out this week that there were rumors Colin Kaepernick might not want to spend the 2016 NFL season with the San Francisco 49ers. Speaking with Murph & Mac on KNBR 680, Smith first expressed dismay about the rumor and then excitement about Kaepernick in Chip Kelly’s offense: “Someone just told me that. I’m like, I don’t know how that...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers OL Joe Staley Gives Away Pair Of Super Bowl Tickets To Total Strangers

For most people having a pair of Super Bowl tickets means they will be going to the big game, but when you play football for a living and would rather be playing in it attending is not as big a deal.  San Francisco 49ers left tackle Joe Staley had a pair of tickets, but rather than go sit in the stands of a stadium he normally plays in he decided to make someone's day.So he began...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-49ers owner DeBartolo anxiously awaits Hall of Fame fate

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Edward DeBartolo Jr. played no favorites. When it came to the way he treated his employees, from the stars on the field to the office workers behind the scenes, nobody argued how much he cared. It hasn't changed since he left the NFL behind more than 15 years ago. ''I still have this relationship and not just with the Joe Montanas, Dwight Clarks, Roger Craigs...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Eagles prepared to admit Chip Kelly’s mistake?

Under then head coach/personnel head Chip Kelly, the Philadelphia Eagles traded running back LeSean McCoy last March in order to avoid paying the remainder of his five-year, $45 million contract. The reasoning here was rather simple. Running backs are not valued as much in today’s NFL as they were before. So in a sense, it made sense that Philadelphia wouldn’t want to pay McCoy...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

What Is the Answer for the San Francisco 49ers at Quarterback?

Now that the college football all-star circuit is behind us and we draw closer to the NFL Draft, rumors and possible landing spots for different prospects and current players will be popping up everywhere. Newly hired 49ers coach Chip Kelly comes to San Francisco with his up tempo offense, ready to prove his doubters from his time in Philadelphia wrong.  Kelly’s first task will...
Via The Sports Journal
6 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers 2016 draft outlook

Heading into the 2016 draft, the San Francisco 49ers have many holes to fill.  Equipped with the seventh selection in the first round, the 49ers will be in a prime position to get an impact player.  New head coach Chip Kelly’s foundation is on the offensive side of the ball, which needs a boost after finishing  31st in total yards and last in points scored.  Starting with an...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers reverse field on Girl Scouts, will pay for event

The San Francisco 49ers apparently have changed their minds and will host the Girl Scouts of Northern California after first cancelling on the group in favor of making money with a concert. Mike Rosenberg of the San Jose Mercury News has been all over this story. He first reported the team’s decision to cancel on the Girl Scouts and now he’s got the scoop on the team reversing...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers still very likely to trade Colin Kaepernick?

The hiring of Chip Kelly as the San Francisco 49ers’ new head coach might not be enough to keep quarterback Colin Kaepernick from being traded away this offseason. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the 49ers are still “very likely” to deal their 28-year-old quarterback before the start of the 2016 season. La Canfora notes that Kaepernick has “done nothing” to...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cookies crumble for Girl Scouts as 49ers cancel stadium sleepover

The San Francisco 49ers backed out of a deal with the Girl Scouts of Northern California, cancelling a scheduled sleepover for the organization at Levi's Stadium in lieu of a concert.The team alerted the Girl Scouts that it was exercising an option in the contract that would allow them to nix the sleepover in case a more lucrative event came along, the San Jose Mercury News reported...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers “Very Likely” To Field Trade Offers For QB Colin Kaepernick?

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick has wanted out of San Francisco for some time now and a divorce is considered “impending.” La Canfora adds that the hiring of Chip Kelly has changed nothing, as he’s hasn’t done anything to build a relationship with Kaepernick up to this point. At this point, La Canfora believe a trade involving Kaepernick...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Girl Scouts sleepover at Levi’s Stadium canceled for concert

The San Francisco 49ers have canceled a Girl Scout sleepover so they can make more money with a concert, Mike Rosenberg of the San Jose Mercury News reports. The Girl Scout event was no minor production, either, which was set up for girls who sold the most cookies as part of a fundraising competition. Here is what the girls are now missing, per Rosenberg: “The girls would be able...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Randy Moss' son headlines NC State's recruiting class

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Randy Moss is sending his son to North Carolina State. The biggest name in N.C. State's 27-man recruiting class is Thaddeus Moss, the son of the former NFL star receiver. The younger Moss is a 6-foot-4, 247-pound tight end who helped Charlotte Mallard Creek claim its third straight Class 4-AA state championship. Coach Dave Doeren says he appreciates his newest...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers crumble Girl Scouts sleepover plans

As if the Super Bowl upsetting a youth soccer league and some local residents was not bad enough, the San Francisco 49ers have had to force the cancelation of an event planned for some local hard-working Girl Scouts to make room for a concert at Levi’s Stadium. The San Francisco 49ers were set to host a group of 1,200 Girl Scouts from across northern California for a sleepover...
Via The Comeback
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Marshall: 'I don’t want Colin Kaepernick'

Jets wide receiver Brandon Marshall isn’t interested in a new quarterback. Marshall appeared on ESPN’s First Take Wednesday morning and said rather definitively that he’s not that interested in Colin Kaepernick but wants to keep working with Ryan Fitzgerald. “I don’t want Kaepernick,” Marshall told Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless. “I think he’s good. My guy...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss
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