1. Where San Francisco Stands in NFC Playoff Picture

    There are just five playoff spots available for seven NFC playoff-contending teams from the West, East and North divisions...

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  2. On the 49ers: Team's Second Act Promises to Be Better Than First

    SANTA CLARA The 49ers enter their bye 11/2 games behind in the division, coming off a humbling loss to the Broncos , with an offense that can't seem to settle on an identity and with the future of their head coach cloudy at best...

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  3. Why Vernon Davis Is No. 1 Key to San Francisco 49ers' Second-Half Success

    Among the multitude of personnel issues plaguing the San Francisco 49ers , the one that’s been the least documented is actually the most significant. Vernon Davis ...

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  4. San Francisco 49ers: Who to Root for in Week 8

    Are you a San Francisco 49ers fan bummed that your team is on bye this week? Do you want to know who to root for, but haven’t yet wrapped your head around the various playoff ...

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  5. Despite Rough Return, CB Tramaine Brock Key to 49ers Secondary

    Tramaine Brock suffered a painful toe injury in the San Francisco 49ers ' season-opening victory at the Dallas Cowboys Sept. 7...

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  6. Kilgore Promises Strong Return from Season-Ending Surgery

    Center Daniel Kilgore, who underwent season-ending surgery to repair a fractured left lower leg, promised Thursday to return stronger than ever...

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  7. A Day in the Life: Jim Harbaugh

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  8. How Are 49ers Spending Their Bye Week?

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  9. Stevie Johnson Stepping Up for Colin Kaepernick

    We've already gone over the working titles of Colin Kaepernick 's pass-catchers: Michael Crabtree is his favorite receiver while Vernon Davis is his security blanket, Brandon Lloyd ...

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  10. A Look at Kaepernick's Chemistry with 49ers WRs

    This week's bonus round of "Niner Talk" examines the seven games in which Colin Kaepernick has played with his plethora of passing options.....

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  11. 49ers Bye-Week Recap: Offense 'Middle-of-the-Pack'

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  12. San Francisco 49ers: Scenarios Required for Each Playoff Slot

    If the NFL playoffs were to start today, the San Francisco 49ers would find themselves on the outside looking in...

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  13. 5 49ers Players Who Need to Get Healthy During Bye Week

    The San Francisco 49ers enter their bye week at a perfect time. After the drubbing they received at the hands of the Denver Broncos last Sunday night, a bit of rest and recovery is in order for Jim Harbaugh and Co...

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  14. San Francisco 49ers with Most to Prove in Second Half of 2014 Season

    The conclusion of the San Francisco 49ers ' first half of the 2014 season came with an embarrassing 42-17 defeat at the hands of the Denver Broncos on Sunday Night Football . All considered, the 49ers really had no business winning that game...

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  15. Purdy: Eddie DeBartolo's Next Chance at Canton

    SAN JOSE -- While the Bay Area is focused on baseball this week, something important is happening in football. And it's not happening in Santa Clara or Alameda.....

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  16. 49ers Sign QB Johnson, Release S Ventrone

    The San Francisco 49ers announced Tuesday they have signed QB Josh Johnson to a one-year deal. To make room on the roster, the team has released S Bubba Ventrone.....

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  17. Niners' Lattimore Close to Capping Unlikely Comeback

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  18. What the San Francisco 49ers Must Improve Most Coming out of Week 8 Bye

    The San Francisco 49ers were totally outclassed by the Denver Broncos in their most recent game. The final score was 42-17, and it could have been worse...

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  19. San Francisco 49ers: Ranking Antoine Bethea and the Rest of 2014's New Additions

    Every year, each NFL team undergoes many significant changes. Free agents leave, starters retire and rookies are rotated into the starting lineup...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 3 days ago 6,685 reads 13 comments

  20. Breaking Down San Francisco 49ers' Pass-Protection Problems

    "It all starts up front." Such is the statement that describes the importance and reliance of an offensive line in the NFL . Prior to the season, the San Francisco 49ers could boast of one of the best O-lines in the league...

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  21. Could Aldon Smith Return Sooner Than Expected?

    Niners Daily has rounded up the latest reports on the status of San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith...

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  22. Debate: What's SF's Biggest Issue So Far?

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  23. How Demaryius Thomas Exposed the 49ers' Defensive Weakness

    The San Francisco 49ers have one of the NFL ’s best defenses. We don’t need to qualify or soften that statement by mentioning injuries, even though core pieces are still missing...

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  24. The Film Don't Lie: 49ers

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  25. Lattimore's Long Road Nears Promising Landmark

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