1. Ranking San Francisco 49ers Most Irreplaceable Players

    The curious thing about ranking players on a stacked, Super Bowl contender like the San Francisco 49ers , is that being the best might not qualify you as the most irreplaceable and vice versa ...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 1 month ago 12,946 reads 52 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers: Reactions at the End of Minicamp

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ mandatory minicamp wrapped up on Thursday, with the defense clearly ahead of the offense...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 13,217 reads 31 comments

  3. '49er Way' Could Be Slogan for 2014

    Tuesday, Jim Harbaugh brought up the "49er way" when discussing the holdouts of tight end Vernon Davis and guard Alex Boone...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 663 reads 0 comments

  4. Teammates: Crabtree Never Was Fully Healthy Last Season

    Michael Crabtree averaged 61 yards a game and helped lift the 49ers ' floundering passing attack when he returned from his Achilles' injury on Dec. 1...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 1,956 reads 5 comments

  5. Harbaugh: School's out for Summer ... but Mind Your Ps and Qs

    Jim Harbaugh was in a charitable mood Thursday, ending his team's final practice of the spring 35 minutes early and then handing out 59 congratulatory T-shirts to the players who achieved perfect attendance during the 49ers ' offseason program...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 541 reads 1 comments

  6. Kaepernick on Potentially Stronger Passing Emphasis

    Colin Kaepernick emerged from the 49ers ' offseason program with high regard of his revamped receiving corps...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 1,420 reads 2 comments

  7. 49ers: Pressure Will Be on Jimmie Ward to Learn Quickly

    SANTA CLARA — Prior to Eric Wright's retirement Tuesday, he was asked last week to move into the 49ers ' nickel cornerback role and subsequently never showed, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said Wednesday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 6 reads 0 comments

  8. Report: 49ers Set Date for Levi's Ribbon Cutting

    The countdown is on. A source close to the Levi's Stadium project confirms the new home of the San Francisco 49ers will formally open next month.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1,003 reads 0 comments

  9. Vic Fangio: Playing Smaller Will Be Key for Lawrence Okoye

    49ers defensive lineman Lawrence Okoye essentially got a redshirt year in 2013, spending his first NFL season on injured reserve with a knee injury as he transitioned from discus thrower to football player...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 807 reads 2 comments

  10. Mini Notes: Brooks Picks Kap, Big Day for Young Receivers

    ernon Davis isn't attending minicamp. And two of the 49ers ' top three (expected) wide receivers – Michael Crabtree and Stevie Johnson – aren't taking part in anything beyond team drills...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 862 reads 0 comments

  11. Marcus Lattimore Gunning for 49ers' Starting RB Job

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Before the gruesome injury that shredded his right knee during a college game at the University of South Carolina nearly 20 months ago, Marcus Lattimore was never the underdog...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 2,106 reads 4 comments

  12. Breaking Down All the New Faces on the 2014 San Francisco 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers will have significant roster turnover this coming season. Looking ahead to the final 53-man squad, we could see somewhere between 20-25 percent of the entire roster being new players...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 1 month ago 8,639 reads 61 comments

  13. San Francisco 49ers: Evolving the Passing Attack in 2014

    The San Francisco 49ers enter the 2014 with the second-most productive receiving corps ever assembled. As first mentioned by Chase Stuart , the 49ers are only the second team ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 6,413 reads 36 comments

  14. Jim Harbaugh 'Very Impressed' with Blaine Gabbert

    The San Francisco 49ers turned heads in March when they shipped a sixth-round pick to the Jaguars in exchange for Blaine Gabbert...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 436 reads 1 comments

  15. Brandon Lloyd's Career Comes Full Circle After Year off

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Brandon Lloyd didn't sit around pining for football in the year he spent away from the NFL . In fact, he barely even paid attention...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 301 reads 0 comments

  16. DT Carradine Looking Healthy as He Fills in for His Childhood Idol

    Tank Carradine's right knee finally appears at full strength, which is welcome news after a 49ers rookie season spent in rehabilitation...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 2,261 reads 2 comments

  17. Justin Smith Not Cleared, Expected to Be Ready for Camp

    SANTA CLARA – Defensive lineman Justin Smith, who spent most of the season on the 49ers ' injury report with a shoulder injury, is expected to be ready for training camp after sitting out the offseason program...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 874 reads 1 comments

  18. San Francisco 49ers: The Curious Case of Tight End Vernon Davis

    If you are a San Francisco 49ers fan, you are probably well aware of the offseason developments surrounding tight end Vernon Davis , his contract and voluntary and mandatory team activities...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 1 month ago 2,027 reads 6 comments

  19. Greg Roman: 49ers to Unleash New-Look Offense

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 1,873 reads 5 comments

  20. Thoughts from Day 1 of 49ers' Minicamp

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Prior to the San Francisco 49ers ' first mandatory minicamp practice, offensive coordinator Greg Roman said he was looking for sharp workouts.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 745 reads 0 comments

  21. Jim Harbaugh Once Buzzed George Seifert

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 4 reads 0 comments

  22. Kaepernick, Receivers Could Be in for a Big Year

    Offensive coordinator Greg Roman hinted Tuesday that the 49ers could pass more in 2014. Of course, it would be hard to throw the ball less than they have in the Jim Harbaugh era...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 636 reads 1 comments

  23. Fangio on Borland: 'He's the Type of Guy That Could Prove People Wrong'

    Last month, 49ers general manager Trent Baalke used a third-round pick on a height-challenged, short-armed inside linebacker who isn't particularly fast...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 657 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 1 month ago 4,071 reads 7 comments

  25. Eric Wright Retires from NFL: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran NFL cornerback Eric Wright announced Tuesday that he is retiring after seven seasons in the league...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 28,829 reads 52 comments