1. 49ers' Aldon Smith Can Jump: Check out His Dunk

    49ers linebacker Aldon Smith dunks to cap off the 49ers' charity basketball game against the Oakland Raiders Friday night. Smith, who had stayed on the bench most of the game, made a late cameo...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 626 reads 0 comments

  2. 49ers Counting on Bethea for Veteran Leadership in Secondary

    The Indianapolis Colts had expectations for Antoine Bethea when they drafted him in 2006, but they were the grounded expectations any team would have for an undersized safety who played at Howard and lasted until the sixth round...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 1,936 reads 1 comments

  3. San Francisco 49ers: Ranking Strength of Every Positional Unit

    The San Francisco 49ers are easily the deepest team in the NFL . Thus, ranking the strength of their positional units becomes an exercise in relativity of the best kind...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 1 month ago 13,096 reads 52 comments

  4. San Francisco 49ers: Picking Top Players from the 2014 Opponents

    The San Francisco 49ers are fortunate to have one of the most talented rosters in the NFL . Pro Football Focus recently ranked them as the second-most talented roster behind only the Seattle Seahawks ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 4,979 reads 8 comments

  5. 49ers Who've Turned Heads in Offseason Workouts

    The big news coming out of San Francisco is quarterback Colin Kaepernick 's huge multiyear extension . With contract details pouring in, many have figured that this deal isn't what it seems...

    Phil G Written by Phil G about 1 month ago 37,511 reads 58 comments

  6. San Francisco 49ers: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Offense in 2014

    As the 2014 season approaches, there is no question that the one area that will be under scrutiny for the San Francisco 49ers will be the performance of their offense...

    Nicholas McGee Written by Nicholas McGee about 1 month ago 15,996 reads 75 comments

  7. Well-Traveled LB Thomas Not Ready to Tackle 9-to-5 Job

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  8. San Francisco 49ers: Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Running Back

    The San Francisco 49ers are a power running team that has long relied on its abilities to move the ball on the ground as its primary form of offense...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 1 month ago 13,986 reads 43 comments

  9. 49ers' Rookie WR Ellington Has Run Lifelong 'Go' Route

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 2,619 reads 1 comments

  10. Carlos Hyde Was Shocked When the 49ers Drafted Him

    Carlos Hyde said he was shocked when the 49ers drafted him, but the former OhioState running back loves being part of an organization that puts so much emphasis on the running game...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 10,295 reads 1 comments

  11. Making Sense of the Kaepernick “De-Escalators”

    The initial, embellished report of Colin Kaepernick 's new contract indicated that the deal was worth “up to” $126 million...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 3,138 reads 0 comments

  12. 49ers' Harbaugh Excited About Kaepernick Contract

    Coach Jim Harbaugh said it was a "great life-changing moment" for quarterback Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers when he signed a six-year extension through 2020 on Wednesday...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 1,228 reads 0 comments

  13. 7 Bold Predictions for San Francisco 49ers' 2014 Season

    With OTAs now well under way, the San Francisco 49ers have their sights set firmly on a Week 1 tilt in Dallas to open the 2014 season...

    Tom Smeaton Written by Tom Smeaton about 1 month ago 25,037 reads 67 comments

  14. Why Colin Kaepernick's Contract Won't Cripple San Francisco 49ers' Future

    Believe it— Colin Kaepernick ’s new six-year, $126 million contract won’t cripple the San Francisco 49ers ’ future...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 1 month ago 5,549 reads 28 comments

  15. San Francisco 49ers: 2015 Roster Cuts After Colin Kaepernick's New Contract

    Colin Kaepernick ’s record-setting new contract is actually fairly team-friendly. While nearly $61 million of the contract is guaranteed money, the future salaries aren’t actually guaranteed until April 1 of each year...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 5,668 reads 3 comments

  16. Negotiations Still Stalled Between 49ers, Harbaugh

    With the 49ers getting quarterback Colin Kaepernick under contract, the question becomes whether a new deal will be struck with the man who has mentored Kaepernick through his three NFL seasons...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 2,499 reads 0 comments

  17. Debate: Which SF Offseason Addition Will Have Biggest '14 Impact?

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  18. Colin Kaepernick's Extension Is a Steal for the San Francisco 49ers

    When news broke that Colin Kaepernick had struck a six-year, $126 million contract extension with a record-breaking $61 million guaranteed, many responded by saying, "The 49ers overpaid...

    Joseph Akeley Written by Joseph Akeley about 1 month ago 4,753 reads 22 comments

  19. What Does Colin Kaepernick Have to Do to Justify Monster Contract?

    It's one thing to land a big contract in the NFL . It's an entirely different battle to justify that contract and earn every penny of the gaudy total...

    Michael Schottey Written by Michael Schottey about 1 month ago 19,853 reads 165 comments

  20. Davis won't fully commit to 49ers minicamp

    Tight end Vernon Davis wouldn't fully commit to returning to the San Francisco 49ers in time for their mandatory June 17-19 minicamp, but he indicated he knows the importance of it...

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

  21. Davis' Absence 'In Best Interest of My Brand'

    Tight end Vernon Davis finally publicly confirmed his absence from the 49ers ' offseason program is connected to his desire for a new contract.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 8 reads 1 comments

  22. 49ers Still Have Room for More Deals

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 968 reads 0 comments

  23. Now It's Time for 49ers to Extend Harbaugh

    The San Francisco 49ers had two major goals to accomplish this offseason. They are halfway to accomplishing them...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 437 reads 0 comments

  24. The Full Kaepernick Contract Details

    In response to our item suggesting that the Colin Kaepernick deal, trumpeted as being worth “up to” $126 million with $61 million guaranteed contains plenty of fluff, ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 2,679 reads 4 comments

  25. Colin Kaepernick Socks Made of Money

    SANTA CLARA -- Colin Kaepernick , the 49ers ' freshly minted $126 Million Man, picked the right day to wear socks featuring the image of dollar bills and hands.....

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