1. A Tale of Two Jims: The 49ers and Their New Identity

    The 49ers would be happy if the name -- let's whisper it -- Jim Harbaugh is not uttered on their premises again this year. The team has moved on from He Who Must Not be Named and handed the reins to Jim Tomsula, who is busy re-tooling the squad...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 285 reads 0 comments

  2. Jaquiski Tartt Leans on Jimmie Ward, 49ers Veteran Safeties

    Jaquiski Tartt has a lot of people looking out for him these days, even teammates in the San Francisco 49ers defensive backfield...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 days ago 288 reads 0 comments

  3. Too Soon to Say 49ers' DL Arik Armstead Headed to Bustville

    You could say that Arik Armstead was a polarizing first-round draft choice for the San Francisco 49ers , what with so many people either loving the pick or abhorring it...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 days ago 2,726 reads 0 comments

  4. San Francisco 49ers: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Offense in 2015

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ new coaching staff presumably spent the first part of the offseason creating the optimal offense to fit their personnel...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 5 days ago 11,016 reads 19 comments

  5. 49ers Mailbag: O-Line Remains Big Question Mark

    Our weekly 49ers chat was held on Tuesday, and we're going to revisit a couple of questions that were posted during that time...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 3,343 reads 0 comments

  6. Colin Kaepernick Is Entering Make-or-Break Season in 2015

    San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick has had an unusual career to this point. After not starting a single game during his rookie season, the 2011 second-round pick failed to oust Alex Smith ahead of his second season...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about 5 days ago 32,158 reads 253 comments

  7. 49ers WR Jerome Simpson: 'It's No Secret About My Past'

    Before the 49ers signed oft-troubled wide receiver Jerome Simpson in March, head coach Jim Tomsula placed a call to David Bennett...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 5 days ago 500 reads 0 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Players Whose Stock Is on the Rise After OTAs

    With the San Francisco 49ers having endured an offseason of upheaval including changes to the coaching staff and roster, building chemistry will be the main priority at OTAs...

    Nicholas McGee Written by Nicholas McGee about 6 days ago 21,590 reads 26 comments

  9. Return to Playoffs Could Save 49ers from 'Hard Knocks'

    The Houston Texans will be the featured team this summer on “Hard Knocks,” the NFL -sponsored series that takes viewers behind the scenes of training camp, the league announced Wednesday...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 6 days ago 468 reads 0 comments

  10. San Francisco 49ers: Will DeAndre Smelter Develop into an NFL Receiver?

    The San Francisco 49ers surprised some by taking receiver DeAndre Smelter in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL draft. There are a couple of reasons why the pick was unexpected...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 6 days ago 16,310 reads 39 comments

  11. San Francisco 49ers: Early Rookie Progress Reports

    The San Francisco 49ers’ rookies are deep into their offseason training program. They finished the rookie minicamp and the first week of OTAs, and this Tuesday they started the second week of OTAs...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 6 days ago 14,873 reads 7 comments

  12. Analyzing San Francisco 49ers 5 Deepest Roster Spots

    The San Francisco 49ers head toward the 2015 season and are fortunate enough to have bolstered a number of critical positions via free agency and the NFL draft...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 6 days ago 8,569 reads 32 comments

  13. Should 49ers Follow Bears and Cut Ahmad Brooks?

    Former 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was released yesterday by the Chicago Bears after accusations of domestic violence and child endangerment.....

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  14. Dorsey on 49ers D: There Shouldn't Be a Letdown

    The 49ers lost their iron man Justin Smith to retirement. They lost their young stud linebacker Chris Borland and their Pro Bowl signal-caller Patrick Willis , too.....

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  15. Rookie QB Dylan Thompson Relishes Opportunity to Learn from Kaepernick

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 6 days ago 835 reads 0 comments

  16. Predicting San Francisco 49ers' 2015 Breakout Star

    The San Francisco 49ers may have a player on their roster who could break out in 2015. Could Aaron Lynch be a breakout player for the 49ers? What are the expectations for Lynch? ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 days ago 8,328 reads 10 comments

  17. 49ers Rookie Arik Armstead Discussed Effort Questions

    There have been plenty of critiques about the San Francisco 49ers first round pick. He addressed one that is a little more nebulous.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 330 reads 0 comments

  18. 49ers: Full Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart Analysis at Quarterback

    The San Francisco 49ers have a quarterback competition. Not a starting quarterback competition. A backup quarterback competition. The exciting kind...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 7 days ago 14,102 reads 48 comments

  19. Glenn Dorsey on 49ers D: There Shouldn't Be a Let Down

    The 49ers lost their iron man Justin Smith to retirement. They lost their young stud linebacker Chris Borland and their Pro Bowl signal-caller Patrick Willis , too. Ray McDonald is on the Bears ...

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  20. Way-Too-Early Stat Projection for Colin Kaepernick in 49ers' New-Look Offense

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be in a new-look offense in 2015. Can he have a bounce-back year? What are realistic expectations for Kaepernick ? ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 7,964 reads 34 comments

  21. What to Expect from the San Francisco 49ers' Defense in 2015

    It’s safe to say the 2015 San Francisco 49ers ’ defense will look a little different from what fans are used to...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 8 days ago 13,858 reads 50 comments

  22. Top 5 Takeaways from the 49ers' 1st Open Practice of the Offseason

    The San Francisco 49ers finally lowered the drawbridge and opened the castle gates Thursday. For the first time this offseason, the Niners invited the media to watch one of their practices...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 8 days ago 26,801 reads 57 comments

  23. Which Young Niner WR Will Impress at Camp?

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  24. New-Look 49ers' Defense Aims to Cause Confusion

    SANTA CLARA – Status quo is out the window for new 49ers defensive coordinator Eric Mangini. In his first season taking over for Vic Fangio, Mangini will have a.....

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 9 days ago 1,110 reads 0 comments

  25. 49ers' Defensive Goal in 2015: Confuse the Offense

    Changes to the 49ers ' defense will go beyond the losses of fixtures like Justin Smith and Patrick Willis ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 66 reads 0 comments