1. San Francisco 49ers Week 15 Stock Report

    Stock down: San Francisco 49ers quarterback Blaine Gabbert. Sure, he got sacked nine times by the Cleveland Browns . But, four of those sacks were Gabbert’s fault...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 5 months ago 4,185 reads 37 comments

  2. Doug Baldwin Gets Shoved out of Bounds After Attempting to Leap into End Zone

    During Sunday’s contest against the San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin made a leap for the goal line. Niners safety Eric Reid wasn’t feeling it...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 48,191 reads 9 comments

  3. Taking Stock of San Francisco 49ers Ahead of Week 10 Bye

    Stock up: San Francisco 49ers rookie defensive end Arik Armstead. When the Niners spent a first-round pick on Armstead this year, he seemed like a run-stuffer for the base defense...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 6 months ago 8,071 reads 34 comments

  4. Full San Francisco 49ers Midseason Awards

    The midseason award for the San Francisco 49ers ' most valuable player goes to running back Carlos Hyde. It's not because Hyde is the Niners’ best player—that would either be outside linebacker Aaron Lynch or left tackle Joe Staley...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 6 months ago 8,346 reads 31 comments

  5. San Francisco 49ers Week 3 Stock Report

    One San Francisco 49ers player whose stock is down: second-year cornerback Kenneth Acker. Acker missed his rookie season with a broken foot and started this offseason at the bottom of the depth chart...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 8 months ago 11,668 reads 48 comments

  6. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Players Poised to Make the Pro Bowl

    Only three players on the San Francisco 49ers made the Pro Bowl last season—left tackle Joe Staley , left guard Mike Iupati and strong safety Antoine Bethea...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 9 months ago 14,341 reads 24 comments

  7. San Francisco 49ers' Top 5 Locker Room Leaders After Offseason Tumult

    This offseason the San Francisco 49ers lost their top three leaders in the locker room—Justin Smith, Patrick Willis and Frank Gore. Smith and Willis retired, and Gore signed with the Indianapolis Colts ...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 9 months ago 4,983 reads 10 comments

  8. Predicting San Francisco 49ers' Training Camp Standouts

    One player on the San Francisco 49ers ’ who may stand out during training camp is rookie undrafted free-agent wide receiver DeAndrew White. White was the standout receiver during OTAs and minicamp...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 9 months ago 9,633 reads 12 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers: The Best Players in 2015 from Each Draft Class

    Have the San Francisco 49ers been good at drafting in recent years? You can make arguments for or against that fact, with the 2010 and 2011 drafts sitting in their favor and the 2012 draft very much sitting in the other column...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 10 months ago 9,204 reads 19 comments

  10. The 5 Biggest Issues Facing San Francisco 49ers with OTAs Wrapped

    The San Francisco 49ers are facing major issues. Minor ones too. Like Jimmie Ward’s foot. It was broken when the Niners spent a first-round draft pick on him in 2014, and it’s broken now...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 11 months ago 8,720 reads 40 comments

  11. San Francisco 49ers: Analysis and Grades for Last 5 Draft Classes

    The 2015 NFL draft has just been concluded, and the San Francisco 49ers selected 10 players from the college ranks. These fresh new faces will compete for roster spots and playing time...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 1 year ago 11,233 reads 140 comments