49ersZap Facebook Page49ersZap Google+ Page49ersZap Twitter Profile49ersZap Youtube Channel

49ers.com - Official Team News

ProFootballTalk.com - 49ers

  • newCarr believes there’s a “very good chance” he’ll go in round one

    Carr believes there’s a “very good chance” he’ll go in round one

    Today’s Pro Football Talk on NBCSN includes a visit from former Fresno State quarterback Derek Carr.  The younger brother of 2002 first overall pick David Carr, some think Derek could be a first-rounder, too. Derek believes it could happen, based on everything he has been hearing. “I would say there’s a very good chance,” Carr…
    - 8 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:29pm -
  • newReport: Ravens, 49ers plan joint practice before preseason game

    Report: Ravens, 49ers plan joint practice before preseason game

    The Harbaugh brothers are scheduled to face one another in a rematch of Super Bowl XLVII in the exhibition season this summer and it sounds like they’ve figured out a way to spend some time together ahead of the contest without infringing on practice time. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports that the Ravens…
    - 9 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 12:31pm -
  • newSource: 49ers haven’t made decision on Aldon Smith’s option

    Source:  49ers haven’t made decision on Aldon Smith’s option

    On Sunday, we reported that the 49ers haven’t decided whether to pick up the 2015 option on linebacker Aldon Smith’s contract.  Since then, more pessimistic accounts have emerged. Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News reported that it’s “very unlikely” the option will be exercised.  Earlier on Friday, Adam Schefter of ESPN explained that…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 10:42am -
  • newLots of teams looking at Demarcus Lawrence

    Lots of teams looking at Demarcus Lawrence

    The ability to get after the quarterback is prized by every team in the league, so it probably shouldn’t come as much surprise that Boise State defensive end/linebacker Demarcus Lawrence is taking a lot of visits ahead of next month’s draft. Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that Lawrence is expected to meet with the Redskins,…
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 8:31am -
  • newReport: Kaepernick, Niners contract talks on hold

    Report: Kaepernick, Niners contract talks on hold

    The 49ers and quarterback Colin Kaepernick have been talking about a contract extension this offseason, but those discussions have reportedly been tabled for the time being. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the reason why things have come to a halt is the incident in Miami involving Kaepernick, two other NFL players and a…
    - 16 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:55am -
  • Report: 49ers not planning to release Aldon Smith

    Report:  49ers not planning to release Aldon Smith

    The 49ers may not be inclined to extend linebacker Aldon Smith’s stay until 2015, but that doesn’t mean they’re done with him in 2014. The team currently doesn’t plan to release Smith, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media. It’s not a surprise.  Cutting Smith would mean he would get a second chance with another…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 7:32pm -
  • Which 2011 first-round picks won’t have the option exercised?

    Which 2011 first-round picks won’t have the option exercised?

    With NFL teams commencing the process of exercising fifth-year options on 2011 first-round picks, the real question becomes which players won’t have the option exercised. So here’s a look at the candidates for getting the Spalding Smails treatment. Broncos linebacker Von Miller:  With a six-game suspension last year and a late-season torn ACL, the Broncos…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 6:32pm -
  • PFT’s 2014 NFL Draft visit / workout report is up and running

    PFT’s 2014 NFL Draft visit / workout report is up and running

    As the 2014 NFL Draft approaches, we’re keeping tabs on prospect visits, workouts and meetings conducted by all 32 NFL teams. And to that end, we’ve compiled a working list of prospects linked to clubs that we’ll update until the draft begins on Thursday, May 8. With every team talking to scores of draft-eligible players,…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:58pm -
  • 2014 NFL Draft visits / workouts

    2014 NFL Draft visits / workouts

    The following is an unofficial list of conducted or planned predraft meetings, visits and workouts as reported by various teams and media outlets. The list will be updated up until the draft, which will be conducted from May 8-10 in New York. Workouts are designated by a “W,” while visits are denoted with “V.” In…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 2:33pm -
  • 49ers meet with another running back

    49ers meet with another running back

    The 49ers are reportedly shopping running back LaMichael James for a trade, which seems fine with James while also opening up a spot on the roster that could possibly be filled by another back selected in the draft. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee reports that the 49ers met with a prospect for that spot…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:00am -

Scout.com - San Francisco 49ers

  • Twitter Mailbag: Changing draft plans?
    In another Twitter Mailbag, Niners Digest Editor in Chief Chris Biderman answers some questions about the 49ers' upcoming draft plans and how they've suddenly been altered by the Aldon Smith sitaution, the LaMichael James news and more.
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:29pm -
  • Report: LaMichael James on trading block
    Hot News for RB LaMichael James
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:38am -
  • Wanted: pass rusher?
    With Aldon Smith's future with the 49ers suddenly in question, the team might be forced to use an early draft pick on an outside pass rusher next month. We look at where the team stands with its current crop of outside linebackers and offer three intriguing names that could fit into San Francisco's stout defensive front.
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 11:36am -
  • Report: Kilgore cleared of charges
    Hot News for OL Daniel Kilgore
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 11:51am -
  • 49ers sign WR Brandon Lloyd
    After spending the 2013 season out of football, Brandon Lloyd will return to the 49ers in 2014, the team announced Tuesday. Lloyd spent his first three pro seasons with San Francisco after being drafted in the fourth round in 2003.
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 11:05am -
  • Report: Kaepernick was not in suite when police arrived
    Hot News for QB Colin Kaepernick
    - 4 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 4:08pm -
  • Bryant headlines Monday's prospect visits
    There's little doubt the 49ers will be looking to add speed to the offense in May's draft, so it comes as no surprise Clemson wideout Martavis Bryant will be in Santa Clara for a visit Monday. But Bryant won't be the only speedster there. San Francisco is also looking at a linebacker to potentially add depth with NaVorro Bowman injured.
    - 4 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 10:21am -
  • Report: Aldon Smith arrested at LAX
    Aldon Smith was taken into custody at Los Angeles International Airport Sunday according to multiple reports. It's the latest event in a string of off-the-field incidents plaguing the 49ers' tumultuous offseason.
    - 5 days ago, 13 Apr 14, 5:13pm -
  • Trade-Up Candidate: Odell Beckham Jr.
    As the draft quickly approaches, we'll begin to break down prospects that have a chance at wearing red and gold next to the commissioner on the stage at Radio City Music Hall. Wideout Odell Beckham Jr. has seen his stock rise drastically since the end of the season and has been linked to the 49ers. We break down the trade-up possibility inside.
    - 8 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 8:38am -
  • Report: Kaepernick being investigated
    49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated by Miami police for a "suspicious incident," according to multiple reports.
    - 8 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 10:47am -

CBSSports.com - San Francisco 49ers

BleacherReport.com - 49ers

  • new49ers Doing Right Thing Showing Aldon Smith No Man Is Bigger Than the Team

    49ers Doing Right Thing Showing Aldon Smith No Man Is Bigger Than the Team

    In some not so surprising news, Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting that the San Francisco 49ers will not pick up the 2015 fifth-year option on outside linebacker Aldon Smith’s contract. Speculation from different media outlets swirled around the fifth-year option after Smith’s latest arrest at Los Angeles International Airport, but it seems as if owner Jed York and the 49ers’ front-office staff wants to send a strong message.As electric as Smith has been as an edge-rusher (42 sacks), the 49ers are doing the right thing by showing him that no man is bigger than the team. Every team ha…
    - 7 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:58pm -
  • new49ers Could 'Absolutely' Use LaMichael James as Trade Chip to Move Up in Draft
    According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, the San Francisco 49ers are interested in trading running back/kick returner LaMichael James.What could the 49ers get in return for a player they drafted in the second round just two years ago? Could they use James as a trade chip to move up in the first round of this year's draft?Watch as Adam Lefkoe and the San Francisco Chronicle's Eric Branch discuss a potential James trade in the video above.Read more San Francisco 49ers news on BleacherReport.com
    - 7 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:58pm -
  • newShould the San Francisco 49ers Really Trade LaMichael James?

    Should the San Francisco 49ers Really Trade LaMichael James?

    On Wednesday, April 16, Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee broke a report that the San Francisco 49ers are working the phones with the intentions of trading third-string tailback LaMichael James. Shocking, considering that this news comes only two months after general manager Trent Baalke assured the 2012 second-round pick would not be traded.But the NFL is a business and things invariably change, sometimes overnight.Was James shocked to hear the news? Not in the least bit.Can the 49ers pull back from here? Unlikely. The relationship is utterly tarnished.They’ll have to move him come h…
    - 17 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:00am -
  • Breaking Down LaMichael James' Trade Value to 49ers and Potential Suitors

    Breaking Down LaMichael James' Trade Value to 49ers and Potential Suitors

    The San Francisco 49ers are an anomaly among NFL teams, a team that makes more trades in a year than some divisions.General manager Trent Baalke is reportedly at it it again. This time it's selling, with the Niners looking to unload their second-round pick from two years ago in the person of running back LaMichael James.No one's questioning that the team is shopping the former Oregon star, so the real question becomes: What can the 49ers reasonably expect in return for James, and what can NFL teams in turn expect for that investment?As Eric Branch of SFGate.com reports, a number of sources…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 3:16pm -
  • Assigning Odds to Every Potential San Francisco 49ers 1st-Round Pick
    At this juncture in the offseason, this close to the NFL draft, there is a fairly accurate picture of which prospects teams will be targeting on Day 1. The San Francisco 49ers, who require impact players, have garnered a lot of attention in regard to whom they will choose first. Wide receiver and cornerback are the two biggest needs, but interior offensive line, linebacker and safety are entering the realm of reason. The way to decipher who San Francisco might be most interested in early, and thus determining odds, is to consider its draft history and roster holes, as well as the attention…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:00am -
  • San Francisco 49ers' Best and Worst Draft Picks of the Last Decade
    With the 2014 NFL draft just over three weeks away, the San Francisco 49ers find themselves in perfect position to cash in on one of the deepest draft classes in recent history.The 49ers have stockpiled a total of 11 draft picks for this year's draft, per CBS Sports, and are poised to bolster a team already laden with talent.In the forward-thinking mindset that teams and fans often focus upon, it would be wise to continue to evaluate the processes by which San Francisco will approach this and future drafts.  After all, that is how teams go from being bad to good, good to great, and so on.…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 3:30pm -
  • How Trent Baalke Can Win the 2014 NFL Draft for the San Francisco 49ers

    How Trent Baalke Can Win the 2014 NFL Draft for the San Francisco 49ers

    For the Super Bowl-contending San Francisco 49ers, formulating how Trent Baalke can “win” the 2014 NFL draft wouldn’t seem all too challenging a task.After all, there are naturally few needs that exist on such a championship-caliber roster.A versatile cornerback and a speedy, red-zone-proficient wideout—two incredibly deep positional areas in this year’s class—easily qualify as the top two.Targeting those positions early on, taking the best player available in the middle rounds and adding depth-worthy players thereafter is a reasonable enough approach—it certainly can be done.…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 9:07am -
  • Aldon Smith Arrest Elevates OLB, 'High Character' Players Among 49ers' Top Needs
    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday for report of a false bomb threat at Los Angeles International Airport.How does Smith's arrest alter the 49ers' draft needs? Can they afford to keep taking risks on players with red flags off the field?Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee discuss the 49ers changing draft plans in the video above. Read more San Francisco 49ers news on BleacherReport.com
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 7:20am -
  • Who Should the 49ers Consider Trading Up for in 2014 NFL Draft?

    Who Should the 49ers Consider Trading Up for in 2014 NFL Draft?

    There may be no other team that has been the subject of more draft-day trade rumors than the San Francisco 49ers.Armed with an impressive arsenal of 11 picks in the 2014 NFL draft, the 49ers have no choice but to make a few moves between May 8 and May 10. There's simply no way to realistically accommodate that many rookies into an already loaded 53-man roster.Given the picks at their disposal, per Andrew Pentis of 49ers.com, the 49ers could be an attractive trade partner for several teams in search of picks: The 49ers also possess an additional compensatory pick in Round 3 (No. 100 overal…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 6:29am -
  • San Francisco 49ers: What to Do About Aldon Smith's 2015 Option

    San Francisco 49ers: What to Do About Aldon Smith's 2015 Option

    The San Francisco 49ers have a tough decision to make on Aldon Smith’s future with the team.May 3 is the deadline for the team to pick up Smith’s fifth-year contract option.  This would ensure Smith stays with the team through the 2015 season, at only $9.754 million.  In a vacuum, that’s a no-brainer decision.  When you have the option to lock up a player who has 42 sacks in 43 games, you jump on it.Smith, however, seems determined to make the decision more complicated.Smith was arrested and charged with making a false bomb threat at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday.  H…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 12:56am -

San Francisco 49ers - Latest Flickr Uploads

flags
flags
- 8 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 9:01am -
Blue Star
Blue Star
- 32 days ago, 17 Mar 14, 10:49pm -
2013 San Francisco 49ers 52 Patrick Willis Nike Women's Fashion Jersey New Pink Camo
2013 San Francisco 49ers 52 Patrick Willis Nike Women's Fashion Jersey New Pink Camo
- 33 days ago, 17 Mar 14, 1:24am -
Opening August 2014
Opening August 2014
- 35 days ago, 14 Mar 14, 11:44pm -
San Francisco 49ers Cornhole Bags
San Francisco 49ers Cornhole Bags
- 64 days ago, 13 Feb 14, 6:33pm -
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1295)
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1295)
- 67 days ago, 10 Feb 14, 1:08pm -
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1294)
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1294)
- 67 days ago, 10 Feb 14, 1:08pm -
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1277)
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1277)
- 67 days ago, 10 Feb 14, 1:07pm -
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1257)
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1257)
- 67 days ago, 10 Feb 14, 1:07pm -
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1243)
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1243)
- 67 days ago, 10 Feb 14, 1:07pm -
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1234)
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1234)
- 67 days ago, 10 Feb 14, 1:07pm -
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1233)
USA 13 Sausalito by PVersaci (1233)
- 67 days ago, 10 Feb 14, 1:07pm -

Yahoo - San Francisco 49ers

  • new49ers, Ravens to participate in four preseason practices (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)
    The 49ers will remain on the East Coast to practice with the Baltimore Ravens for four days after their opening exhibition game on Thursday, Aug. 7, Ravens coach John Harbaugh said.
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 5:52pm -
  • newNFL roundup: 49ers delay contract talks with Kaepernick (The SportsXchange)
    Contract talks are on hold between the San Francisco 49ers and quarterback Colin Kaepernick, according to NFL.com. The 49ers are putting off negotiations while police investigate an incident earlier this month at a Miami hotel that may have involved Kaepernick. The Miami Police Department confirmed last week that Kaepernick, wide receiver Quinton Patton and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette were named in a report filed April 4. The 49ers and Kaepernick want to get a new deal done before the start of the season, but the two sides are reportedly not close.
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:00pm -
  • newNew lease allows Bengals to play overseas (The SportsXchange)
    The Cincinnati Bengals' new stadium lease agreement with Hamilton County will allow the Bengals to play two international "home" games, according to the team's website. Under terms of the previous lease, the Bengals had to play all eight of their regular-season home games at Paul Brown Stadium, which is owned by Hamilton County. A total of 13 National Football League teams have played in the International Series since it began in 2007, with eight games of the games at Wembley Stadium in London.
    - 9 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 12:13pm -
  • newIf 49ers decline option on Smith, Baalke's 2011 draft takes a hit (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)
    Editors note: In the lead-up to the NFL draft (May 8-10) bookmark this page to keep tabs on which players the 49ers have had reported contact There was a time not long ago when the top of the 49ers 2011 draft looked like one of the best in team history. The 49ers might have still landed their franchise quarterback with a trade-up in the second round to grab Colin Kaepernick. The selection of Aldon Smith at No. 7 overall was viewed as an expert piece of drafting from general manager Trent Baalke until Smiths off-field problems began impacting the 49ers on the field.
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 10:46am -
  • newReport: 49ers unlikely to pick up Smith's option (The SportsXchange)
    The San Francisco 49ers are not expected to pick up their 2015 contract option on linebacker/defensive end Aldon Smith, ESPN reported Friday.
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 10:33am -
  • newNFL Draft Needs: Denver Broncos still need a linebacker, might draft a starter (Shutdown Corner)
    Before the NFL draft on May 8-10, we'll be looking at all the key prospects and also breaking them down by position. In our "Draft Needs" series we will also examine which teams will be in the market at each position, looking to fill their remaining roster holes. INSIDE LINEBACKER Denver Broncos: John Elway's shopping spree improved the roster, but the GM did strike out and miss on finding a new inside linebacker. The Broncos kicked the tires on a few of the notable linebackers on the market but still haven't landed one, which puts them at the front of the line for a new inside linebacker…
    - 12 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 9:26am -
  • new49ers-Kaepernick contract talks on hold (The SportsXchange)
    Contract talks are on hold between the San Francisco 49ers and quarterback Colin Kaepernick, according to NFL.com. The 49ers are putting off negotiations while police investigate an incident earlier this month at a Miami hotel that may have involved Kaepernick. The Miami Police Department confirmed last week that Kaepernick, wide receiver Quinton Patton and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette were named in a report filed April 4. The 49ers and Kaepernick want to get a new deal done before the start of the season, but the two sides are reportedly not close.
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 8:19am -
  • new49ers in wait-and-see mode with Kaepernick, Smith (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)
    Editors note: In the lead-up to the NFL draft (May 8-10) bookmark this page to keep tabs on which players the 49ers have had reported contact The investigation into the suspicious incident in Miami grinds on, as police this morning said there have been no updates from detectives working the case. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has not been accused of anything. Yet, of course, until the full details are available and theres closure in the report, the 49ers have no reason to expedite Kaepernicks contract negotiations.
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:50am -
  • newSilva's Two-Round Mock Draft (Rotoworld)
    With the NFL draft just under three weeks away, Evan Silva unveils his updated two-round mock.
    - 24 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 9:41pm -
  • John Harbaugh 'Cradle' induction Saturday (Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic)
    For John Harbaugh, this weekend's trip to his alma mater in Oxford, Ohio, will be unlike any other. That's because this weekend, Harbaugh will see his coaching likeness unveiled, in bronze, at the university's Cradle of Coaches Plaza at Yager Stadium. Weeb Ewbank, Paul Brown, Ara Paraseghian, Bo Schembechler and Earl "Red" Blaik, among others, also all are Miami graduates who went on to distinguished coaching careers in football. Statues in the school's Cradle of Coaches Plaza honor Miami graduates who have earned recognition as national collegiate or professional coaches of the year, who h…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 6:28pm -

NinersNation.com

  • new2014 NN community mock draft: With the 15th pick, the Pittsburgh Steelers select ...

    2014 NN community mock draft: With the 15th pick, the Pittsburgh Steelers select ...

    The 2014 Niners Nation NFL mock draft is off and running. We move on to the Pittsburgh Steelers, courtesy of user SigepPT49er.We're back for the 15th pick of the 2014 Niners Nation Community Mock Draft. You can see previous picks below in the draft table. You can also follow the mock draft board through this story stream.With the 15th pick of the 2014 NFL Draft, SeigepPT49er and the Pittsburgh Steelers select C.J. Mosley, ILB, Alabama. Some of the alternates he considered included cornerback Darqueze Dennard and wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. Here are his thoughts on the pick:Team…
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:00pm -
  • newBrandon Lloyd made a zombie movie last year!

    Brandon Lloyd made a zombie movie last year!

    Brandon Lloyd was busy during his year off. He made a zombie movie!The San Francisco 49ers announced Tuesday morning that they had signed wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to a 1-year contract. Lloyd joins a wide receiver corps that features locks at the top two spots, in Michael Crabtree and Anquan Boldin. Quinton Patton was a front-runner for playing time as the third receiver, but Lloyd will bring added competition to training camp.Last September, there were reports the 49ers were among six or seven teams that approached Lloyd about a job. Lloyd reportedly rejected al the teams, claiming…
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 5:30pm -
  • newTre's scouting notebook: Dee Ford

    Tre's scouting notebook: Dee Ford

    Tre has had a chance to watch film on various prospects, and has decided to put his thoughts down on paper (err...blog). Today he breaks down defensive end Dee Ford.In light of the recent events involving Aldon Smith, many have begun to ask if the 49ers may target a pass-rusher in this year's NFL Draft. This is certainly a valid question, and I do think that the team is considering how to proceed with life after Aldon Smith. The key here is that this is about a man. I'm not sure anyone can predict what that man may or may not do again in the future, and given Smith's troubled past few y…
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:00pm -
  • newNFL Draft 2014: 49ers bring in another running back for visit

    NFL Draft 2014: 49ers bring in another running back for visit

    What's going to happen at the RB position?The San Francisco 49ers have brought in yet another running back for a pre-draft visit, per Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee. This isn't the newest news by any means, but I think it's significant nonetheless. That running back is Terrance Cobb of the University of the Cumberlands (Ky).It's worth noting that Cobb is the younger brother of Reggie Cobb, a Western region scout for the 49ers. This could be a courtesy, or it could just be the latest in a developing trend. All of these running backs fit a similar mold, and it's a familiar mold for…
    - 7 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 2:45pm -
  • new2014 NN community mock draft: With the 14th pick, the Chicago Bears select ...

    2014 NN community mock draft: With the 14th pick, the Chicago Bears select ...

    The 2014 Niners Nation NFL mock draft is off and running. We move on to the Chicago Bears, courtesy of user BryKno.We're back for the 14th pick of the 2014 Niners Nation Community Mock Draft. You can see previous picks below in the draft table. You can also follow the mock draft board through this story stream.With the 14th pick of the 2014 NFL Draft, BryKno and the Chicago Bears select Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh. Some of the alternates he considered included safety Calvin Pryor, defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman, and defensive tackle Louis Nix III. Here are his thoughts on the pic…
    - 8 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:30pm -
  • newColin Kaepernick contract negotiations tabled until investigation wraps, according to report

    Colin Kaepernick contract negotiations tabled until investigation wraps, according to report

    Ian Rapoport is reporting the 49ers have tabled negotiations while the Miami PD "suspicious incident" investigation wraps up. We break down what it means.NFL Network's Ian Rapoport is reporting the San Francisco 49ers and quarterback Colin Kaepernick have "tabled negotiations" while Miami police finish up their investigation. Rapoport also reported the two sides were not close in negotiations.It is not surprising that the two sides will pump the brakes on negotiations until this distraction is out of the picture. As the situation has developed, it has become more and more apparent tha…
    - 9 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 12:00pm -
  • new49ers install first pieces of turf at Levi's Stadium [video, pictures]
    The San Francisco 49ers have begun installing grass in their new stadium. We check out some videos and pictures from the first day. <iframe src='http://www.sbnation.com/videos/iframe?id=43917' frameborder='0' seamless='true' marginwidth='0' mozallowfullscreen='true' webkitallowfullscreen='true' name='43917-chorus-video-iframe'></iframe>
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 10:45am -
  • newLooking at the 49ers 2014 preseason schedule

    Looking at the 49ers 2014 preseason schedule

    We take a look at the 49ers opponents and what we could see from each match up.Now that we have been treated to the climatic release of the San Francisco 49ers pre-season schedule, we can tear it apart and break down all the exciting things awaiting us just a few short months away. After all, it's not like we have anything else newsworthy going on, am I right?Here's a look at their schedule and what each game could provide us, outside of the bevy of backups and non-roster types.Week One: August 7, Time TBD, at Baltimore RavensHarbaugh Bowl III will come with much less on the line co…
    - 12 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 9:30am -

NFL.com - San Francisco 49ers

Yardbarker.com - 49ers

  • newAldon Smith and Justin Blackmon both need a change of scenary
    The NFL always has one or two players that desperately need a change of scenary. This year three players that would have definitely needed a change of scenary going into the year are Justin Blackmon, Aldon Smith and Mike Williams. The Tampa Bay Bucs have already moved away from Williams trading him to Buffalo for […]The post Aldon Smith and Justin Blackmon both need a change of scenary appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
    - 12 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 9:23am -
  • newReport: 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-field incidents, including Sunday’s arrest at Los Angeles International Airport on charges of a false bomb report. Smith became uncooperative with a TSA agent while going through Terminal 1 screening and made a c…
    - 13 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 8:45am -
  • new49ers 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.
    - 15 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 6:11am -
  • newAre 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 be falling apart at the seams. While the chaos that surrounds them has done little to affect their on field performance to this point, one gets the sense a little in season adversity is all it would take to send them…
    - 17 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:00am -
  • 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 guaranteed salary next season.Rapoport also mentioned that Smith will likely be suspended.Rapoport said a suspension at the start of the season is likely, per sources involved in the situation, though it’s unknow…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 9:12pm -
  • 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 Access” that the 49ers have tabled negotiations while police investigate an incident earlier this month at a Miami hotel. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Need NFL Tickets…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:53pm -
  • 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 […]
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 1:21pm -
  • 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 field s to get back on track. According to Ashley Fox of ESPN, the 49ers need to take a page from their rivals' playbook for overcoming off-field incidents.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 7:42am -
  • 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 with the number of talented backs that are currently crowding the 49ers’ backfield. Source: #49ers shopping running back LaMichael James … http://t.co/rMbX0ZxWec — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) April 17, 2014 James…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:58am -
  • 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 won’t taken until around the fourth round of next month’s draft.   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Storm Johnson’s visit wit…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 10:27pm -

SFGate.com - 49ers Blog

  • new49ers, Ravens will practice together; Harbaugh family together in Ohio
    For obvious reasons, Jim and John Harbaugh don’t see much of each other once training camp starts each summer. But that will change this season.
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:30pm -
  • newWith Harbaugh, not staying in-house leads to doghouse
    Loose lips lead to pink slips. That’s the way it’s been for the 49ers during the Jim Harbaugh era.
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 11:35am -
  • How will the 49ers react without its two most talented defenders?
    Within three short months, the 49ers have lost two of their most talented players on defense. In their own self evaluation a couple years ago, the team deemed that linebacker NaVorro Bowman and pass rusher Aldon Smith were in the top 10 percent at their positions. Now, Bowman is likely out until mid-season after destroying […]
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 12:29pm -
  • Report: 49ers shopping LaMichael James
    Asked today if little-used 49ers running back LaMichael James has requested a trade, a league source left it at this: “He wants to play.” And it appears 2012 second-round pick might play elsewhere in 2014 after collecting just 39 carries and playing in 14 of 32 regular-season games in his first two seasons with San […]
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 8:42pm -
  • Source: Goodwin has free-agent visit with Saints
    Jonathan Goodwin, 35, has said he’d continue his NFL career in 2014 if the right opportunity arose. It appears that might happen. The free-agent center who spent the past three seasons with the 49ers visited the Saints today, a league source said. New Orleans would be an ideal landing spot for Goodwin given his ties […]
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 6:54pm -
  • Can they pass test? With defensive questions, 49ers will meet Manning et al.
    In the pass-happy NFL, where four running backs have been first-round picks over the past three seasons, defenses must have an ability to pressure the quarterback and trot out at least three capable cornerbacks. With that in mind, the 49ers haven’t had a stellar offseason. Tarell Brown and Carlos Rogers, their starting cornerbacks since 2011, […]
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 12:42pm -
  • Eleven options for the 49ers at quarterback in the NFL Draft
    With Jim Harbaugh at the helm, quarterback is always a priority. Starter Colin Kaepernick might be a top ten quarterback right now even though he has only made 24 regular-season starts. With his immense potential, Kaepernick could develop into a top-five quarterback. But Kaepernick is trying to work out a new deal right now and […]
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 4:00am -
  • Has Aldon Smith reached rock bottom?
    Shortly after 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday, former NFL running back Robert Smith, who battled alcoholism during his career, took to Twitter. “I feel for Aldon Smith,” said Smith, now an ESPN college football analyst. “Whether it's addiction or something deeper, I wish him the best and hope he gets the help he clearly needs.”
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 9:10pm -
  • Who knows what the 49ers will get out of wide receiver Brandon Lloyd
    So what will Brandon Lloyd bring with his second stint in San Francisco? Lloyd has the potential to be a productive contributor, even a lethal option in a three-receiver set. He also might not make the team. Lloyd was out of football last year to reportedly devote more time to his film and rap careers. […]
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 9:08pm -
  • He’s back: 49ers sign well-traveled WR Brandon Lloyd
    Brandon Lloyd’s nomadic career is coming full circle. The 49ers signed the 32-year-old wide receiver to a one-year contract today, reuniting him with the team that drafted him the fourth round in 2003. Lloyd, who didn’t play in the NFL in 2013, was traded by the 49ers to Washington after the 2005 season and enjoyed […]
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 10:56am -

SFGate.com - 49ers News

  • new49ers, Ravens will practice together; Harbaugh family together in Ohio
    For obvious reasons, Jim and John Harbaugh don’t see much of each other once training camp starts each summer. But that will change this season.
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:30pm -
  • newWith Harbaugh, not staying in-house leads to doghouse
    Loose lips lead to pink slips. That’s the way it’s been for the 49ers during the Jim Harbaugh era.
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 11:35am -
  • How will the 49ers react without its two most talented defenders?
    .share-print{margin-right: 135px !important;}Share this:EmailCommentsPrint0(function($) {$.getJSON('https://graph.facebook.com/?id=http://blog.sfgate.com/49ers/2014/04/17/how-will-the-49ers-react-without-its-two-most-talented-defenders/', function (data) { if (typeof data !== 'undefined' && data !== null && typeof data['shares'] !== 'undefined' && data['shares'] !== null) $('#facebook_share_count_1003366305').html(data['shares']); });})(jQuery); Within three short months, the 49ers have lost two of their most talented players on defense. In their own self evaluation a couple years ago, the tea…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 12:29pm -
  • Report: 49ers shopping LaMichael James
    .share-print{margin-right: 135px !important;}Share this:EmailCommentsPrint0(function($) {$.getJSON('https://graph.facebook.com/?id=http://blog.sfgate.com/49ers/2014/04/16/report-49ers-shopping-lamichael-james/', function (data) { if (typeof data !== 'undefined' && data !== null && typeof data['shares'] !== 'undefined' && data['shares'] !== null) $('#facebook_share_count_199029515').html(data['shares']); });})(jQuery); Asked today if little-used 49ers running back LaMichael James has requested a trade, a league source left it at this: “He wants to play.” And it appears 2012 second-round pic…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 8:42pm -
  • Source: Goodwin has free-agent visit with Saints
    .share-print{margin-right: 135px !important;}Share this:EmailCommentsPrint0(function($) {$.getJSON('https://graph.facebook.com/?id=http://blog.sfgate.com/49ers/2014/04/16/source-goodwin-has-free-agent-visit-with-saints/', function (data) { if (typeof data !== 'undefined' && data !== null && typeof data['shares'] !== 'undefined' && data['shares'] !== null) $('#facebook_share_count_1714937629').html(data['shares']); });})(jQuery); Jonathan Goodwin, 35, has said he’d continue his NFL career in 2014 if the right opportunity arose. It appears that might happen. The free-agent center who spent the…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 6:54pm -
  • Can they pass test? With defensive questions, 49ers will meet Manning et al.
    In the pass-happy NFL, where four running backs have been first-round picks over the past three seasons, defenses must have an ability to pressure the quarterback and trot out at least three capable cornerbacks. With that in mind, the 49ers haven’t had a stellar offseason. Tarell Brown and Carlos Rogers, their starting cornerbacks since 2011, now play for the Raiders. Their presumptive replacements, Tramaine Brock and Chris Culliver, might prove capable, but they come with some question marks given their seven combined career starts. Meanwhile, troubled outside linebacker Aldon Smith, who ha…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 12:42pm -
  • Getting your kids to eat: Some advice from Michael Mina
      I’m trying to remember what caused me to throw out Michael Mina’s name in this recent post about my President Obama pizza and efforts to get my kids to eat. I had a really good meal at his restaurant once, and I enjoyed one of his recent appearances on KNBR. (Mina is a huge 49ers fan, and will have a restaurant at the new stadium in Santa Clara.) I wrote the following on The Poop last Thursday morning: I’ve hit my lifetime limit of cooking reality shows, but I would love to see one more: A super-respected chef such as Thomas Keller or Michael Mina, preparing food for a [...]
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 9:36am -
  • Eleven options for the 49ers at quarterback in the NFL Draft
    .share-print{margin-right: 135px !important;}Share this:EmailCommentsPrint0(function($) {$.getJSON('https://graph.facebook.com/?id=http://blog.sfgate.com/49ers/2014/04/16/eleven-options-for-the-49ers-at-quarterback-in-the-nfl-draft/', function (data) { if (typeof data !== 'undefined' && data !== null && typeof data['shares'] !== 'undefined' && data['shares'] !== null) $('#facebook_share_count_467728705').html(data['shares']); });})(jQuery); With Jim Harbaugh at the helm, quarterback is always a priority. Starter Colin Kaepernick might be a top ten quarterback right now even though he has only…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 4:00am -
  • Has Aldon Smith reached rock bottom?
    Shortly after 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday, former NFL running back Robert Smith, who battled alcoholism during his career, took to Twitter. “I feel for Aldon Smith,” said Smith, now an ESPN college football analyst. “Whether it's addiction or something deeper, I wish him the best and hope he gets the help he clearly needs.”
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 9:10pm -
  • Who knows what the 49ers will get out of wide receiver Brandon Lloyd
    So what will Brandon Lloyd bring with his second stint in San Francisco? Lloyd has the potential to be a productive contributor, even a lethal option in a three-receiver set. He also might not make the team. Lloyd was out of football last year to reportedly devote more time to his film and rap careers. Before he left, Lloyd caught 74 of Tom Brady’s passes in New England. The 49ers would like to see Lloyd turn back to his 2010 season in Denver when he caught 77 passes for 1,448 yards, 11 touchdowns while maintaining a 18.8 yards average per catch. The 49ers are looking for chunk yards and big…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 9:08pm -

49ersZap Youtube Channel

Sports Science: Colin Kaepernick
Sports Science: Colin KaepernickSan Francisco 49ers' QB Colin Kaepernick on Sports ScienceFrom:fernandomorquechoViews:5621 15ratingsTime:01:25More inSports
- 5 Feb 12, 8:34pm -
Jerry Rice Highlights
Jerry Rice HighlightsThe Best Wide Receiver to ever play the game in these Awesome Highlights.2/2/11 - 1,100 Views 2/10/11 - 2,262 Views 2/26/11 - 3,780 Views 3/2/11 - 4,038 Views 3/23/11 - 5,393 Views 4/1/11 - 6,081 Views 8/2/11 - 17,170 Views 10/13/11 - 36,500 Views1/31/13 - 160,000 Views!From:49erLegendsViews:236492 507ratingsTime:02:54More inSports
- 5 Feb 12, 8:34pm -
San Francisco 49ers Tribute - Greatest highlights
San Francisco 49ers Tribute - Greatest highlightsSan Francico 49ers Greatest players and photos of all time. Great song too.From:brayantwViews:98763 157ratingsTime:04:11More inSports
- 5 Feb 12, 8:34pm -
"The Catch"
"The Catch"Dwight Clark's Famous catch in the NFC Championship Game, 49ers vs. Cowboys.From:blowtorch552Views:152713 120ratingsTime:00:32More inSports
- 5 Feb 12, 8:34pm -
49ers highlights - 20 Years of Greatness
49ers highlights - 20 Years of GreatnessIt began with a touchdown pass to Dwight Clark and ended with a "wild" finish. Enjoy this time lapse of the 49ers 20 years of greatness!Music by U2 - Beautiful DayFrom:rpv173Views:45111 222ratingsTime:04:03More inSports
- 5 Feb 12, 8:34pm -
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis on FSN Sports Science
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis on FSN Sports ScienceVernon Davis Sports Science segmentFrom:Eddie RhodmanViews:18539 35ratingsTime:08:52More inSports
- 5 Feb 12, 8:34pm -

SacBee.com - San Francisco 49ers

  • newMiami police don’t believe Kaepernick was in hotel suite at time of 911 calls

    Miami police don’t believe Kaepernick was in hotel suite at time of 911 calls

    Miami police do not believe 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was present when they responded to two 911 calls about an upset naked woman refusing to leave a downtown Miami hotel room.
    - 2 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:08pm -
  • newKaepernick not in hotel suite when 911 calls were placed, Miami police say

    Kaepernick not in hotel suite when 911 calls were placed, Miami police say

    Miami police do not believe 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was present when they responded to a pair of 911 calls about an upset naked woman refusing to leave a downtown Miami hotel room.San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was not present when an emergency call was made alerting authorities to a woman in distress in a Miami hotel suite, police report.
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:02pm -
  • newSource: 49ers entertaining trade offers for running back LaMichael James

    Source: 49ers entertaining trade offers for running back LaMichael James

    If the 49ers want to maneuver higher in next month’s draft, they could offer another team multiple draft picks in return or they could offer a team picks and a player. That player? According to a league source, the 49ers have been shopping running back LaMichael James, a second-round pick in the 2012 draft.LaMichael James, rushing against the Vikings during a preseason game last season, is being offered by the 49ers in trade talks, according to a league source.If the 49ers want to maneuver higher in next month’s draft, they could offer another team multiple draft picks in return or…
    - 22 hours ago, 17 Apr 14, 11:01pm -
  • Clarification: NFL Concussion Lawsuit story
    In a story April 16, The Associated Press reported that a judge had again denied preliminary approval of a $765 million NFL concussion settlement. U.S. District Judge Anita Brody clarified Thursday that the ruling was not new but was a clerical move to add her January denial to all pending cases.
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 2:44pm -
  • Mark Purdy: 49ers should say goodbye to Aldon Smith
    At this very moment, the 49ers are preparing for next month's college draft. So let's pretend we are in one of those pre-draft meetings.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:34am -
  • Tim Kawakami: 49ers won't coddle troubled Aldon Smith this time
    According to an NFL source, Chris Culliver was with Aldon Smith in the Southwest terminal on Sunday, same flight, but was not involved in any of the trouble. Culliver is not presumed to have been spending time with Smith in LA. It's possible Culliver just happened to be there and was flying back on same flight.
    - 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 9:05am -
  • Veteran receiver Lloyd returns to 49ers with one-year contract

    Veteran receiver Lloyd returns to 49ers with one-year contract

    Veteran wide receiver Brandon Lloyd, who spent his first three seasons with the 49ers a decade ago, is back after signing a one-year deal with the team Tuesday.Brandon Lloyd, who spent his first three NFL seasons with the 49ers.
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 11:26pm -
  • On 49ers: Leaders unable to control troublemakers

    On 49ers: Leaders unable to control troublemakers

    In the past several years, the 49ers have felt their locker room – led by hardworking players such as Justin Smith and Patrick Willis – could handle talented players with so-called character concerns. That notion, we can now say with certainty, was wishful thinking. Chris Culliver Daniel Kilgore Aldon Smith is the poster child for an immature group of 49ers that has committed a rash of transgressions recently. Smith, shown in 2013, was arrested on Sunday for allegedly making a bomb threat at Los Angeles International Airport.
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 10:53am -
  • Tim Kawakami: Day of reckoning draws near for Aldon Smith
    Circle April 29 as the newest most important day in Aldon Smith's life and career.
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 10:49am -
  • Lott on Smith: 'I feel bad for him'
    Ronnie Lott and his wife, Karen, arrived at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday and noticed seven or eight police cars camped outside the Southwest Airlines terminal.
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 10:47am -

FoxSports.com - 49ers

MercuryNews.com - 49ers News