1. How Jimmie Ward Can Replace Carlos Rogers in 49ers Nickel Defense

    The San Francisco 49ers selected Jimmie Ward with the 30th overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft. What skills did Ward show in college that are perfect for the San Francisco ...

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  2. San Francisco 49ers: Will Colin Kaepernick's Deal Make It Harder to Sign Players

    Could Colin Kaepernick ’s team-friendly contract extension actually hurt the San Francisco 49ers in their attempt to extend their own free agents? That’s the ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 9,367 reads 55 comments

  3. Jonathan Martin Returns to Practice for 49ers

    Jonathan Martin returned to practice this week for the San Francisco 49ers after missing more than three weeks recovering from a of mononucleosis...

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  4. 49ers Bringing in Quarterback Guru Whitfield

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  5. Mangini Has Long Had His Eye on TE Davis

    Eric Mangini has been waiting a long time to work with Vernon Davis . Perhaps next week he will get his chance.....

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  6. Why NFL Offenses Should Call QB Rollouts Much More Often

    During the 2013 regular season, Colin Kaepernick 's passer rating on rollouts was 106.9. On straight dropbacks, his passer rating was 89.5 – a difference of more than 17 percent...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 9 reads 0 comments

  7. Lawrence Okoye: Could Great Brit Be Big Hit on Special Teams?

    As a defensive lineman, football neophyte Lawrence Okoye is understandably still learning about leverage and hand placement.....

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  8. Jimmie Ward Learns from Antoine Bethea, Eric Reid

    San Francisco 49ers first-round draft pick Jimmie Ward discussed which veterans he's learning from during the offseason.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 1,658 reads 0 comments

  9. 49ers' Ian Williams Looks Only to Future as He Recovers

    Nine months and four surgeries later, 49ers nose tackle Ian Williams still hasn't watched the play that made his ankle, in his words, "dangle" from the rest of his left leg...

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  10. The Intimidating Presence of 49ers GM Trent Baalke

    San Francisco 's football boss has traded his stopwatch for a tailored suit, but the longtime scout remains a road warrior and a film study aficionado who refuses to waste time or tip his hand on what's next...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 1,211 reads 0 comments

  11. Kap's deal does not guarantee Iupati, Crabtree will follow

    Quarterback Colin Kaepernick seemingly wanted to avoid squeezing the 49ers for every penny to allow the organization a better opportunity to keep as much of the team's roster together as possible...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 1,843 reads 3 comments

  12. The 5 Biggest Issues Facing San Francisco 49ers as OTAs Near a Close

    Not all of the news surrounding the San Francisco 49ers organized team activities (OTAs) has been positive. Here, I focus on five of the biggest issues that have arisen since OTAs began two weeks ago...

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  13. San Francisco 49ers: Potential Replacements for NaVorro Bowman

    With NaVorro Bowman slated to miss the start of the 2014 NFL season recovering from his torn ACL , the San Francisco 49ers linebacking corps will look a little different to start the year...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 8,159 reads 32 comments

  14. Memory of Cousin Inspires 49ers Rookie

    One of the things Keith Reaser misses most about his older cousin, Sean Taylor, is how he united the extended family...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 1,537 reads 0 comments

  15. Memory of Cousin Inspires 49ers Rookie

    One of the things Keith Reaser misses most about his older cousin, Sean Taylor, is how he united the extended family.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 2,980 reads 0 comments

  16. 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

  17. 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

  18. 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 13,095 reads 52 comments

  19. 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 4,975 reads 8 comments

  20. 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...

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  21. 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...

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

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  23. 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...

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  24. 49ers' Rookie WR Ellington Has Run Lifelong 'Go' Route

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  25. 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