1. Chris Borland Injury: Updates on 49ers LB's Ankle and Return

    Clint Borland suffered an ankle injury against the Seattle Seahawks . He has been placed on the injured reserve and will miss the remainder of the season. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 7,500 reads 27 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers' Most Important Players for the Stretch Run

    Which members of the San Francisco 49ers need to play great for the 49ers to make the playoffs? There are a couple of ways to answer this question...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 4,566 reads 3 comments

  3. 5 Bold Predictions for the San Francisco 49ers' Week 14 Matchup

    It’s safe to say Thanksgiving weekend was something of a disaster for the football teams of the Bay Area. The San Francisco 49ers , pumped up for a crucial rivalry game against the Seattle Seahawks , laid a total egg...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 2 months ago 7,628 reads 40 comments

  4. 49ers Finding Silver Lining with Stellar Play of Chris Borland and Aaron Lynch

    The San Francisco 49ers ' 19-3 loss at the hands of the Seattle Seahawks in Week 13 wasn't pretty, but at least there were a few bright spots that speak to a strong future. Among them are rookie linebackers Chris Borland and Aaron Lynch...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 2 months ago 11,313 reads 26 comments

  5. The 49ers Strike Gold with Chris Borland, the Next Great 'Too Short' Linebacker

    Last spring, the name Zach Thomas came up in 49ers draft meetings. "Too short, too slow, short arms, but all he did was make plays," someone said...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 2 months ago 248,434 reads 100 comments

  6. Chris Borland's Impact Could Push Willis or Bowman to Outside Linebacker

    Chris Borland is lifting the Niners defense in the absence of Patrick Willis and NaVorro Bowman. Despite his size and proportions, he is playing at an elite level...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 8,572 reads 49 comments

  7. Chris Borland Is Emerging as the Top Defensive Rookie of the Year Candidate

    It feels wrong to even give San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland any Defensive Rookie of the Year consideration...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 2 months ago 7,824 reads 20 comments

  8. 49ers Rookie Chris Borland Emerging as a Force at LB for Dominant SF Defense

    Rookie inside linebacker Chris Borland continues to show why he belongs in a starting role for what has been a beleaguered, yet effective, San Francisco 49ers defense...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 8,358 reads 41 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers Changing Linebackers: Aldon Smith In, Patrick Willis Out

    One in, one out—that seems to be the motto for the San Francisco 49ers at linebacker this season. In this week? Aldon Smith, whose nine-game suspension is finally over...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 3 months ago 6,761 reads 20 comments

  10. Rookie LBs Aaron Lynch and Chris Borland Saving 49ers Defense

    Yes, rookie linebackers Aaron Lynch and Chris Borland are saving San Francisco's defense in 2014. This is with all due respect to players like Patrick Willis , Antoine Bethea, Perrish Cox and Justin Smith...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 8,805 reads 24 comments

  11. Rookie Linebacker Chris Borland Making Strides in 49ers Defense

    Looking for any bright spots in the San Francisco 49ers' ugly 13-10 Week 9 loss to the St. Louis Rams? You could do worse than taking a peek at rookie inside linebacker Chris Borland ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 2,703 reads 5 comments

  12. 5 Bold Predictions for the San Francisco 49ers' Week 7 Matchup

    The San Francisco 49ers face one of their toughest challenges of the season this Sunday, taking on the 4-1 Denver Broncos on a short week on the road with seemingly half of their defensive starters among the walking wounded...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 4 months ago 1,865 reads 4 comments

  13. San Francisco 49ers: Can Chris Borland Replace Patrick Willis?

    One of the bits of negative fallout from the San Francisco 49ers ’ win over the St. Louis Rams on Monday was the injury to Patrick Willis ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 4 months ago 13,898 reads 45 comments

  14. San Francisco 49ers: 4 Biggest Storylines Entering Minicamp

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ minicamp started on Tuesday, and runs through Thursday. This is the last time the team will be in one place until training camp starts on July 23...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 8 months ago 4,240 reads 7 comments

  15. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Players Climbing the Depth Chart This Offseason

    Because of their recent success and loaded roster, the San Francisco 49ers don’t have much flexibility in their depth chart...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 8 months ago 13,109 reads 14 comments

  16. San Francisco 49ers: Potential Replacements for NaVorro Bowman

    With NaVorro Bowman slated to miss the start of the 2014 NFL season recovering from his torn ACL , the San Francisco 49ers linebacking corps will look a little different to start the year...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 8 months ago 9,289 reads 32 comments

  17. How Chris Borland Fits with the San Francisco 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers have alleviated the need to add depth behind All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman as he awaits his potential midseason return in 2014...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 9 months ago 8,658 reads 12 comments

  18. Denver Broncos' Mock Draft Roundup

    The 2014 NFL draft is fast approaching. The Denver Broncos are likely putting the final touches on their draft board out at Dove Valley. All across the Internet there are several experts who have put together plans for the Broncos via mock drafts..

    Cecil Lammey Written by Cecil Lammey about 9 months ago 9,475 reads 31 comments

  19. Assigning Odds to Every Potential Denver Broncos 1st-Round Pick

    The 2014 NFL draft is fast approaching. Out at Denver Broncos headquarters (Dove Valley) the team is feverishly putting the final touches on their draft board. Putting together a draft plan is a lot like painting on a canvas...

    Cecil Lammey Written by Cecil Lammey about 10 months ago 8,251 reads 78 comments

  20. Who Are the Experts Predicting to Broncos in the 1st Round of the NFL Draft

    The NFL draft starts one month from today. On May 8th, we’ll see the NFL draft live from Radio City Music Hall during prime time on two networks...

    Cecil Lammey Written by Cecil Lammey about 10 months ago 13,756 reads 36 comments

  21. NFL Combine 2014: Under-the-Radar Players Making Waves in Indianapolis

    The 2014 NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis is a chance for college athletes to show coaches and scouts why they should give them the chance of a lifetime with one of their team’s coveted draft picks...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 11 months ago 682 reads 0 comments