1. Harbaugh Wants Gabbert, Johnson on His Team

    HOUSTON – Coach Jim Harbaugh made it clear where he stands. Now, 49ers general manager Trent Baalke gets the final say...

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  2. Borland Returns Pick for TD, 49ers Beat Texans

    HOUSTON -- Rookie linebacker Chris Borland returned an interception 34 yards for a touchdown, third-string quarterback Josh Johnson threw three TD passes and the San Francisco 49ers beat the Houston Texans 40-13 on Thursday night...

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  3. San Francisco 49ers: Immediate 53 Man Roster Cut Predictions Post Texans Game

    The 2014 NFL preseason has now drawn to a close and the San Francisco 49ers can begin to shift their entire focus to the regular season after having defeated the Houston Texans 40-13 on Thursday, August 28...

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  4. After Trio of Near Misses, 49ers Chase Super Bowl

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Three straight seasons of being so close have the 49ers yearning for a Super Bowl championship they believe is right within reach. So now, no more near misses...

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  5. Debate: Who Will Be SF's X-Factor This Season?

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  6. San Francisco 49ers at Houston Texans: Live Score and Analysis

    The San Francisco 49ers wrapped up the 2014 preseason with a final trip versus the Houston Texans at NRG Stadium on Thursday, August 28, at 8 p.m. ET...

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  7. W2W4: San Francisco 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers (1-2) and Houston Texans (2-1) face off in each team's fourth and final preseason game Thursday night (8 ET) at NRG Stadium in Houston.....

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  8. 49ers Starting Cornerbacks Aim for 'Next Level'

    The San Francisco 49ers inside linebacker competition between Michael Wilhoite and Chris Borland has garnered a lot of pub as the team heads into its final preseason game of 2014...

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  9. Maiocco's 10 49ers to Watch vs. Texans

    The 49ers play their final game of the exhibition season Thursday night when they take the field against the Houston Texans . Really, how many spots are still open for the regular season? The honest answer: Very few – if any...

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  10. Mic'd Up: Chris Cook, Demarcus Dobbs vs. SD

    Cornerback Chris Cook and defensive tackle Demarcus Dobbs provide one of the best Mic'd Up videos of the 2014 preseason.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 hours ago 211 reads 0 comments

  11. 49ers Prep for Dallas Opener with Preseason Finale at Houston

    The 49ers now enter the Texas Two-Step portion of their schedule: back-to-back games in the Lone Star State...

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  12. San Francisco 49ers: Evaluating the Depth Chart Before the 53-Man Cut

    The San Francisco 49ers got down to their 75-man roster on Tuesday. They waived seven players, including Jewel Hampton; released David Reed, moved four players to the NFI list, ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 day ago 6,214 reads 9 comments

  13. Why Aaron Lynch Is the San Francisco 49ers' Biggest X-Factor in 2014

    Every season there is a player who surprises and makes an unexpected game-changing difference for an NFL team, and the San Francisco 49ers have plenty of candidates to provide such a contribution in 2014...

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  14. Stevie Johnson Not 'Clicking' with Colin Kaepernick

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  15. Sports Illustrated Cover Features Kaepernick, Wilson for NFL Preview

    The Sports Illustrated NFL preview edition is coming out, and it features four regional covers with rival NFC quarterbacks. In a decision that is not remotely surprising, one of the covers features Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 811 reads 2 comments

  16. Stanford Product Skov Still in the Running, Literally, for 49ers Roster Spot

    Shayne Skov acknowledged there's “always a little anxiety” when cuts are made. The undrafted linebacker out of Stanford survived the 49ers ' first wave of roster reduction Monday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 460 reads 0 comments

  17. Patrick Willis: Chemistry Key to Defensive Success

    Patrick Willis is a firm believer in the “next man up” mentality. But the San Francisco 49ers linebacker also understands the important role chemistry plays outside the vacuum that is team practices...

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  18. Fangio Not Ready to Call Wilhoite vs. Borland

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  19. Stevie Johnson Leading Crowded Battle for 3rd WR Spot in San Francisco

    The San Francisco 49ers ' wide receiver battle is heating up as the regular season inches closer. Who has the upper hand in winning the third wide receiver spot? Is offseason acquisition ...

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  20. Kaepernick Will Play in 49ers' Exhibition Finale Against Texans

    Colin Kaepernick is slated to play in Thursday night's exhibition finale, and for the 49ers ' sake, they'd certainly like a repeat of last year's cameo...

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  21. 49ers' Ahmad Brooks Looking to Shed Few Pounds

    Niners defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said Tuesday that outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks has grown a bit since he grew in stature last year...

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

    Yesterday, we looked at some of the San Francisco 49ers who had done a better than expected job in the preseason—players who had increased their odds to make the practice squad, main roster or starting lineup...

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  23. Bigger Brooks: 49ers LB Acknowledges He Needs to Drop Weight

    Niners defensive coordinator Vic Fangio said today outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks has grown a bit since he grew in stature last year...

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  24. San Francisco 49ers vs. Houston Texans: 49ers' Preseason Week 3 Game Preview

    The San Francisco 49ers will wrap up the 2014 preseason when they take to the road to visit the Houston Texans on Thursday, August 28 at 8 p.m. ET...

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  25. Holdout Update: Bucs Trade for Guard Not Named Boone

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers , one of the team that called the 49ers about the possibility of acquiring holdout Alex Boone, have filled their need on the offensive line...

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