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San Francisco 49ers avoid Week 7′s heroes and goats, NFC rivals do not

Nearly midway through the 2014 NFL season, the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while others hurt the squad. Who fell...
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Aldon Smith's suspension could be reduced from 9 games

Aldon Smith could have his nine-game NFL suspension reduced by "a game or two," according to Pro Football Talk, in a report that was confirmed by ESPN. Smith is currently sitting due to multiple violations of the league's personal conduct policy. His reduced suspension would be the result of good behavior, according to ESPN. Currently, Smith's first game in which...
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Aldon Smith’s suspension could be reduced

It sounds like Aldon Smith’s suspension that is scheduled to end on November 10th could end earlier due to good behavior. Per the terms of Aldon Smith’s union-NFL negotiated settlement, his suspension could be shortened by a game or 2 (as @ProFootballTalk said). — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 21, 2014 This means Smith could be back for the San Francisco 49ers’ week nine...
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49ers Re-Sign QB Josh Johnson, Cut S Ray Ventrone Again

The San Francisco continue to shuffle their roster by re-signing QB Josh Johnson and releasing S Ray Ventrone on Tuesday. Roster move: #49ers signed QB Josh Johnson to a one-year deal and released S Bubba Ventrone. — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) October 21, 2014 San Francisco is basically treating Johnson as the 54 player on their, as this marks the fourth time in the past...
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Aldon Smith Back After the Bye?

Reports around the NFL are saying that Aldon Smith may be able to have his suspension reduced a game or two for good behavior and if so could be back after the 49ers bye week. .@ClaytonESPN on Aldon Smith's shortened suspension "..I'm hearing that during the Bye Week the 9 game will come down to 7…" — 95.7 The GAME (@957thegame) October 21, 2014 Both Chris...
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Report: 49ers Aldon Smith Could Have Suspension Reduced

There’s a chance Aldon Smith could return to the 49ers early to help save their season because of good behavior. According to Chris Mortensen via Pro Football Talk, the star pass rusher could have his nine game suspension reduced for behaving himself. Smith was suspended before the season by the NFL for violating the leagues personal conduct policy several times.  His nine-game...
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Report: 49ers Aldon Smith Could Have Suspension Reduced

There’s a chance Aldon Smith could return to the 49ers early to help save their season because of good behavior. According to Chris Mortensen via Pro Football Talk, the star pass rusher could have his nine game suspension reduced for behaving himself. Smith was suspended before the season by the NFL for violating the leagues personal conduct policy several times.  His nine-game...
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49ers lose their starting center for the season

Daniel Kilgore is expected to miss the rest of the season with a broken bone in his left leg. (Jack Dempsey / Associated Press) According to ESPN.com writer Daniel Gutierrez, San Francisco 49ers center Daniel Kilgore suffered a broken leg in their 42-17 loss against the Denver Broncos Sunday night.  49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed that Kilgore will miss the rest of the season...
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Report: Aldon Smith suspension could be reduced

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith’s nine-game suspension could be reduced by a game or two for good behavior, reports Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk. Smith was suspended by the NFL before the season under terms of the league’s personal conduct and substance abuse policies.  His suspension is set to end Nov. 10 after the 49ers game against the New Orleans Saints. Under...
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Harbaugh on Rumor that Aldon Smith Will Return Early: ‘I Don’t Know Anything About It’

Jim Harbaugh has heard the rumor that Aldon Smith could be returning early from his nine-game ban, but he’s not buying it. “I saw that report and i don’t know anything about it,” said the San Francisco 49ers head coach in a press conference on Monday about a report made by Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk. On Sunday, Florio cited “multiple league sources” who claimed that...
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San Francisco 49ers must see national confidence level after wild Week 7

Another wild week in the NFL means the playoff picture (as crazy at that sounds) is starting to come into focus. Some teams who started hot are cooling off, while others are clawing their way back in the race. Along the way, the list of contenders and the batch of pretenders continues to be easier to point out. What franchises fall into each category? This week’s Gut Reactions...
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Stevie Johnson Becoming 49ers Most Reliable WR

San Francisco wide receiver Stevie Johnson caught five for 79 yards and a touchdown. Fantasy Spin: Johnson has now scored in three of the past four games and hes caught five balls in each of the past two contests. Hes becoming more comfortable in this offense, though with Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin, Brandon Lloyd and Vernon Davis hes got to share with a lot of other guys and...
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Boldin Catches Seven Passes In Week 7

San Francisco wideout Anquan Boldin caught seven of 10 targets for 50 yards, butdropped a sure touchdown.Fantasy Spin:When the 49ers need a big first-down catch they almost always look to wide receiver Anquan Boldin and he usually comes through, but with four quality receivers on this team, none is likely to break out and become an every game fantasy option.
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Kaepernick Throws One TD vs. Broncos

San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick threw for 263 yards and one touchdown as the 49ers were demolished by the Broncos.Fantasy Spin:Kaepernick had a sure touchdown dropped by Anquan Boldin, but he did about as good as he could, considering the Denver pass rush overwhelmed the 49ers offensive line.
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Gore Gains Just 20 Yards vs. Broncos

San Francisco running back Frank Gore turned in another very quiet game - just 20 yards rushing.Fantasy Spin:Again falling behind early didn't help, but the 49ers offensive line could do nothing with the Denver defense.
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GIF: DeMarcus Ware Jukes Joe Staley Out of His Shoes On Way to Sack

Denver Broncos outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware is a beast. He’s one of the best pass rushers in NFL history, but the move he put on 49ers Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Staley last night might be the best pass rushing move of his career. Check out Ware hit Staley with the fake spin move, which left Staley grasping at nothing put air. To top it off, Colin Kaepernick rolled out to his...
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49ers could get Aldon Smith back in a couple weeks

Could Aldon Smith return to the San Francisco 49ers in two weeks?  Well according to a report by Mike Florio of Pro Football talk the team’s All-Pro pass rusher, who has two games remaining on his league-issued nine-game suspension, and could be back as soon as Nov. 2’s game against the St. Louis Rams. Smith […] The post 49ers could get Aldon Smith back in a couple weeks appeared...
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49ers’ Daniel Kilgore suffered a broken leg

After Sunday night’s loss to the Denver Broncos,  San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed that center Daniel Kilgore suffered a broken leg. #49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said center Daniel Kilgore suffered a broken leg. Likely ends his season. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 20, 2014 The 49ers have been ravaged by injuries this season so far. var ACE_AR...
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49ers lose Daniel Kilgore for the year with a broken leg

According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, center Daniel Kilgore suffered a fractured left leg, which will likely end his season. “It was upper ankle,” 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said. “Looks like it might be a break.” Kilgore already had a cast on his leg after the game, and needed help getting on the team bus. […] The post 49ers lose Daniel Kilgore for the year with a...
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Manning Makes History As Broncos Roll Past San Francisco 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers were on the wrong side of history on Sunday night in Denver. Peyton Manning uncorked four touchdown passes to break the all-time NFL record. The 49ers were also on the wrong side of the scoreline, as the Denver Broncos cruised to a 42-17 win. Manning carved up a depleted 49ers’ defense, as the veteran signal caller was 22-for-26 and racked up 318 yards....
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49ers Don’t Show up in Denver

The 49ers dropped their third game of the season and gave up four touchdown passes to Peyton Manning, who now holds the record for career touchdown passes. Anyway it was an ugly game. The 49ers had some chances but just couldn’t take advantage of it. Dropped passes and not being able to stop Manning killed them. I’m not gonna spend to much time talking about the game, mainly...
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shushxo: vanillacts: Tom Brady to Randy Moss to set the...

shushxo: vanillacts: Tom Brady to Randy Moss to set the NFL’s Single Season Receiving Touchdown record with 27. (2007)  Still love this moment.
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49ers need Colin Kaepernick to play keep-away from Peyton Manning

Rick Kaepernick vividly recalls dropping off his son at the Manning Passing Academy in 2010 at Nicholls State University, about an hour drive outside of New Orleans. "Good luck," Rick told him. "Dad, luck doesn't have anything to do with it anymore," his son replied. "Either you've got it or you don't, and you have to work at it." Four...
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Joe Montana’s son spikes the ball on 4th down (Video)

Many great players have sons but Joe Montana’s might be better off as an accountant or a policeman. Today Nick his son from Tulane spiked the ball on fourth down, turning the ball over. This is not what you would expect from a Hall of Famer’s son….. Do you follow the NFL Draft? If so […] The post Joe Montana’s son spikes the ball on 4th down (Video) appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Weekly Rewind: 49ers defeat Rams,

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the San Francisco 49ers this week. San Francisco 49ers - RECAP: 49ers defeat Rams on MNF (READ) - Behind Enemy Lines: Denver Broncos (READ) - Is Colin Kaepernick a likeable quarterback? (READ) - 49ers can run away with the NFC West (READ) You may also be interested in:Weekly Rewind...
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