1. The 49ers Got It Wrong on Alex Smith, and He's Proving It with the Chiefs

    Offensive guard Geoff Schwartz remembers the first time he saw Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith run in a game. Smith escaped from the pocket, and what Schwartz saw shocked him...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 8 months ago 276,975 reads 422 comments

  2. Carlos Hyde's Fantasy Value Will Increase with Frank Gore's Early Struggles

    Something has to change in San Francisco after the 49ers started the season 1-2, and that something may benefit Carlos Hyde fantasy owners. Thus far, longtime 49er stalwart Frank Gore has struggled mightily in the early going of the 2014 campaign...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 12,163 reads 6 comments

  3. Rough Weekend for Wolf Pack's Recent Super Bowl Participants

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 240 reads 0 comments

  4. Colin Kaepernick Not Getting Enough Support Is Cause for Concern but Not Panic

    Colin Kaepernick isn ’t the primary problem for the San Francisco 49ers . But as we saw last week and again Sunday during a divisional loss to the Arizona Cardinals , a quarterback can have problems without being the problem...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 8 months ago 9,411 reads 46 comments

  5. Colin Kaepernick's Fine for 'Inappropriate Language' Reportedly Reduced

    Updates from Wednesday, Oct. 15 NFL .com's Ian Rapoport provides an update on Colin Kaepernick 's fine for inappropriate language: Matt Barrows of the Sacramento ...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 8 months ago 55,220 reads 247 comments

  6. Colin Kaepernick Injury: Updates on 49ers Star's Back and Return

    Quarterback Colin Kaepernick is a key part of the San Francisco 49ers' pursuit of a Super Bowl title. Unfortunately, Kap 's status is in question as he's dealing with a back injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 16,803 reads 28 comments

  7. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 3: Advice on Difficult Fantasy Football Lineup Decisions

    There may not be a more frustrating feeling when it comes to fantasy football than watching a player on your bench dominate while your starters struggle...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 10,732 reads 0 comments

  8. Colin Kaepernick's Decision-Making Still Holding Back 49ers Offense

    Colin Kaepernick is uniquely talented when he's in his natural habitat, which is away from the pocket and controlling chaos. You know this because you've watched him swerve around bodies and throw darts deep down the field while off balance...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 8 months ago 12,745 reads 77 comments

  9. How the San Francisco 49ers Can Get the Most out of Colin Kaepernick in 2014

    The San Francisco 49ers have played two games in the 2014 regular season with mixed results. In Week 1, the 49ers disposed of the Dallas Cowboys 28-17, and the game was not as close as the final score...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 8 months ago 6,576 reads 76 comments

  10. San Francisco 49ers: Why Week 2 Loss Falls on Coaching, Not Kaepernick

    If a hypothetical stranger were to say that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick committed four turnovers in a Week 2 loss to the underdog Chicago Bears , what ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 8 months ago 7,641 reads 20 comments

  11. Flawed Offensive Gameplan Dooms Colin Kaepernick, 49ers in Deflating Home Opener

    Under head coach Jim Harbaugh, the San Francisco 49ers have developed a winning formula by playing tough defense and pounding opponents with a run-heavy offense...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 8 months ago 7,841 reads 74 comments

  12. Colin Kaepernick's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick had a rough outing in the team's Week 2 loss to the Chicago Bears , but he remains a viable fantasy football option despite the turnover-riddled performance on his home turf...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 8 months ago 1,000 reads 0 comments

  13. Colin Kaepernick, Vernon Davis' Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 1

    Colin Kaepernick and Vernon Davis have started the San Francisco 49ers' 2014 NFL season off on fire in Week 1 against a woeful Dallas Cowboys defense...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 4,060 reads 17 comments

  14. Russell Wilson vs. Colin Kaepernick: Not Saint vs. Sinner

    Bret Bielema's wife loves Russell Wilson . She's not alone, particularly in the Pacific Northwest, where Wilson, the Seattle Seahawks ' dynamic young Super Bowl-winning quarterback, is a hero...

    Jeffrey Martin Written by Jeffrey Martin about 9 months ago 197,601 reads 264 comments

  15. Cowboys Defense Must Stop the Run of Frank Gore and Colin Kaepernick First

    The Dallas Cowboys have one task on defense in Sunday's season opener against the San Francisco 49ers ...

    Clarence Hill Written by Clarence Hill about 9 months ago 10,746 reads 32 comments

  16. San Francisco 49ers' Biggest Preseason Disappointments So Far

    Yesterday, we looked at some of the San Francisco 49ers who had done a better than expected job in the preseason—players who had increased their odds to make the practice squad, main roster or starting lineup...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 9 months ago 11,709 reads 16 comments

  17. San Francisco 49ers: What We've Learned Through Week 3 of the Preseason

    The San Francisco 49ers defeated the San Diego Chargers , 21-7, for their first win of the preseason. This being the third exhibition game on the schedule, the starters typically play more...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 9 months ago 5,228 reads 14 comments

  18. Colin Kaepernick, 49ers Offense Beyond Abysmal in Ominous Preseason Showings

    When team owner Jed York, a cadre of investors and the city of Santa Clara built a $1.2 billion stadium for the San Francisco 49ers , they weren't just hoping to host a Super Bowl—they expected to host a Super Bowl contender...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 9 months ago 306,981 reads 569 comments

  19. San Francisco 49ers: Previewing the 53-Man Roster

    The time has come for the San Francisco 49ers to begin paring down their roster. With only two more preseason games left on the calendar, general manager Trent Baalke and the 49ers ...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 9 months ago 13,733 reads 64 comments

  20. Colin Kaepernick Poised to Become Elite Passer for 49ers in 2014

    Now that the San Francisco 49ers have made it clear Colin Kaepernick is their franchise quarterback by signing him to a six-year extension in the offseason, it's on his right shoulder that the offense will live and die...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 12,542 reads 59 comments

  21. Colin Kaepernick: 'Stereotypes, Prejudice' Behind Unfair Criticism

    The San Francisco 49ers signed quarterback Colin Kaepernick to a six-year, $126 million contract extension in June...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 months ago 112,673 reads 366 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers: Breaking Down Colin Kaepernick's Strengths and Weaknesses

    Colin Kaepernick is still a developing quarterback. He has only 23 career starts under his belt, meaning there are some areas of his game that still need work. At the same time, Kaepernick is loaded with potential...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 10 months ago 9,434 reads 33 comments

  23. San Francisco 49ers: How Will Colin Kaepernick Develop in 2014?

    How good will Colin Kaepernick be next season? There’s no single player who will impact the fate of the 2014 San Francisco 49ers more than their newly extended quarterback, ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 11 months ago 21,065 reads 101 comments

  24. Colin Kaepernick Gets Tattoo Showing the Corruptive Nature of Money

    UPDATE: Wednesday, July 9, at 9:23 a.m. ET TMZ reports that Colin Kaepernick 's new ink took 27 hours to complete...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 11 months ago 315,236 reads 342 comments

  25. San Francisco 49ers: Is Colin Kaepernick Considered an Elite Quarterback?

    Is Colin Kaepernick an elite quarterback? That’s the question ESPN’s Mike Sando decided to ask...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 11 months ago 14,070 reads 161 comments