1. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Preseason Positives Heading into Week 4

    Most of the top preseason takeaways for the San Francisco 49ers have been negative. First, the passing game seems awful...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 13 hours ago 16,700 reads 36 comments

  2. Updated 53-Man Roster Projections for San Francisco 49ers Post-Preseason Week 3

    The San Francisco 49ers have to make their first round of cuts by September 1. As many as 15 players will get released on September 1 as the Niners trim their roster from 90 players to 75...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 1 day ago 31,958 reads 63 comments

  3. 49ers vs. Broncos: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for San Francisco

    The San Francisco 49ers dropped their third preseason game of the 2015 season to the Denver Broncos on Saturday night 19-12...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 2 days ago 19,710 reads 90 comments

  4. 5 Biggest Takeaways from San Francisco 49ers' Preseason Week 3 Loss

    One big takeaway from the San Francisco 49ers 19-12 preseason loss to the Denver Broncos : Running back Carlos Hyde is good. His best run was a 17-yard gain on a stretch-zone play to the left in the second quarter...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 2 days ago 16,410 reads 46 comments

  5. 49ers vs. Broncos: Live Score and Analysis for San Francisco

    The San Francisco 49ers and Denver Broncos squared off in each team's third preseason bout prior to the 2015 NFL season...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 days ago 26,782 reads 0 comments

  6. 49ers Preseason Takeaways: Tartt Leads Deep Group of Safeties in San Francisco

    The San Francisco 49ers offseason has been a roller coaster after the retirements of Justin Smith, Patrick Willis and Chris Borland ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 days ago 4,949 reads 16 comments

  7. San Francisco 49ers: Predicting the 75-Man Roster Cuts

    The deadline for the cuts to a 75-man roster is September 1, so Saturday’s game against Denver will be the last chance for a number of San Francisco 49ers to make an in-game impression before they get sent on their way...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 4 days ago 19,887 reads 17 comments

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

    We’ll learn the important stuff about the San Francisco 49ers after Week 3 of the preseason, not before it. The third preseason game is the dress rehearsal...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 5 days ago 18,924 reads 32 comments

  9. 49ers RB Breakdown: When to Draft San Francisco's Backfield in Fantasy Football

    The 49ers backfield will look very different in 2015 without Frank Gore leading the attack, but it still has plenty of fantasy value...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 days ago 3,840 reads 13 comments

  10. 49ers vs. Broncos: Previewing San Francisco's Preseason Week 3 Matchup

    The San Francisco 49ers are coming off their first preseason victory over the Dallas Cowboys a week ago and are now gearing up for a trip to Sports Authority Field against the Denver Broncos ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 6 days ago 7,210 reads 37 comments

  11. 49ers Top 3 Rookies Shining in Early Preseason Games

    The San Francisco 49ers suffered a few key losses in the offseason, including Patrick Willis and Aldon Smith. But there is hope in Santa Clara...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 6 days ago 4,727 reads 5 comments

  12. San Francisco 49ers Preseason: Week 3 Stock Report

    The San Francisco 49ers are still waiting for quarterback Colin Kaepernick to sync up with wide receiver Torrey Smith ...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 7 days ago 20,465 reads 30 comments

  13. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Positions Still Up for Grabs

    One position on the San Francisco 49ers still up for grabs is the No. 3 wide receiver. When the offseason began, it seemed the No. 3 receiver would be Jerome Simpson—he was the most experienced of the backups...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 7 days ago 16,839 reads 29 comments

  14. San Francisco 49ers: Who Is Winning the Cornerback Battle?

    Now that they are two games into the preseason slate, we can start to get a better grip on the San Francisco 49ers ’ cornerback competition...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 7 days ago 17,924 reads 11 comments

  15. San Francisco 49ers' Biggest Preseason Disappointments so Far

    On August 4 at Michael Mina’s Tailgate inside Levi’s Stadium, San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke raved to a group of beat writers about Shareece Wright, a cornerback the Niners signed this offseason...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 8 days ago 38,812 reads 129 comments

  16. Jarryd Hayne Deserves 49ers Roster Spot After Impressive Preseason Performances

    The San Francisco 49ers said goodbye to coach Jim Harbaugh and a number of marquee players—including Patrick Willis , Frank Gore, Justin Smith, Chris Borland and Michael Crabtree —this offseason...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 4,913 reads 1 comments

  17. Desmond Bishop Injury: Updates on 49ers LB's Recovery from Thumb Surgery

    The San Francisco 49ers linebacker depth took a hit on Monday, as the team announced Desmond Bishop will require surgery on his left thumb. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 days ago 6,318 reads 5 comments

  18. 49ers Rookie Jarryd Hayne Impresses Again in NFL Preseason

    Jarryd Hayne's campaign to break into the NFL as a 27-year-old rookie is going pretty well. In Week 1 of preseason action, Hayne made headlines across America with a series of ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 8 days ago 574 reads 0 comments

  19. Cowboys vs. 49ers: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for San Francisco

    The San Francisco 49ers enjoyed a 23-6 preseason win over the Dallas Cowboys in their 2015 Levi's Stadium debut on Saturday night...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 8 days ago 18,209 reads 23 comments

  20. San Francisco 49ers: Who Jarryd Hayne Would Have to Beat Out to Make the Roster

    San Francisco 49ers running back, kick returner and former Australian rugby league superstar Jarryd Hayne is all that’s been advertised and more so...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 8 days ago 28,441 reads 34 comments

  21. 5 Biggest Takeaways from San Francisco 49ers' Preseason Week 2 Win

    After two preseason games, the San Francisco 49ers still haven’t found a cornerback to pair with starter Tramaine Brock...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 8 days ago 23,430 reads 25 comments

  22. Cowboys vs. 49ers: Live Score and Analysis for San Francisco

    The San Francisco 49ers hosted the Dallas Cowboys in the 2015 NFL preseason home opener at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 9 days ago 44,651 reads 3 comments

  23. San Francisco 49ers: Who to Watch for Against Dallas in Preseason Week 2

    The San Francisco 49ers barely got to see their offensive starters in the first week of preseason. The only three projected starters who saw even 10 snaps were the interior linemen ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 10 days ago 10,603 reads 11 comments

  24. San Francisco 49ers: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Preseason

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ new coaching staff is much more cautious with its players than the previous coaching staff—that’s one thing we’ve learned through Week 2 of the preseason...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 12 days ago 22,261 reads 33 comments

  25. Why Former 49er Chris Borland Is the Most Dangerous Man in Football

    This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's August 31 NFL Preview Issue. Subscribe today! ONE DAY IN April, the NFL asked Chris Borland to take a random drug test...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 days ago 9,688 reads 0 comments