1. Fangio on Borland: 'He's the Type of Guy That Could Prove People Wrong'

    Last month, 49ers general manager Trent Baalke used a third-round pick on a height-challenged, short-armed inside linebacker who isn't particularly fast...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 657 reads 0 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers: 4 Biggest Storylines Entering Minicamp

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ minicamp started on Tuesday, and runs through Thursday. This is the last time the team will be in one place until training camp starts on July 23...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 4,075 reads 7 comments

  3. Eric Wright Retires from NFL: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran NFL cornerback Eric Wright announced Tuesday that he is retiring after seven seasons in the league...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 28,832 reads 52 comments

  4. Mini Notes: Lattimore More Explosive; Undrafted Rookie Stands out

    The 49ers just wrapped up Day 1 of their mandatory minicamp, and while everyone on the team (not named Vernon Davis and Alex Boone) was on hand, there were a number of players who didn't practice...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 1,520 reads 2 comments

  5. Harbaugh on Absent Davis: Not '49er Way'

    Neither tight end Vernon Davis nor offensive lineman Alex Boone showed up for the San Francisco 49ers ' mandatory minicamp Tuesday...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 5,827 reads 10 comments

  6. Vernon Davis Right to Advocate for New Contract After Outplaying Current Deal

    The San Francisco 49ers already pay Vernon Davis handsomely, but he wants more. And in this age of the NFL, where elite tight ends are so very valuable to a select few offenses, Davis ...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 1 month ago 371 reads 1 comments

  7. Report: CB Wright to Retire; Davis, Boone Minicamp No-Shows

    Along with the two expected absentees from the first day of the 49ers ' manadatory minicamp – contract holdouts in tight end Vernon Davis and right guard Alex Boone — there was a surprise no-show today...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 659 reads 0 comments

  8. Jim Harbaugh Calls Out Davis, Boone for Skipping Mandatory Minicamp

    For the voluntary portion of the offseason program, coaches can't say anything about a player's decision to not volunteer his services...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 420 reads 1 comments

  9. Report: CB Eric Wright to Retire Today

    49ers say CB Eric Wright is pondering retirement. Well ponder no more. Source says he will file paperwork today to officially retire...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 168 reads 0 comments

  10. Niners' Eric Wright Contemplating Retirement from NFL

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 122 reads 0 comments

  11. Alex Boone Also Skips Mandatory Minicamp

    49ers tight end Vernon Davis kept everyone guessing about whether he'd show up for a mandatory minicamp. 49ers guard Alex Boone didn't...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 122 reads 0 comments

  12. Kendall Hunter Not Thinking About His Contract Year

    Contract extensions have been this offseason's theme — aside from off-field issues. Colin Kaepernick and Bruce Miller got theirs. Vernon Davis , Alex Boone and surely others await theirs...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 792 reads 0 comments

  13. Mike Iupati, San Francisco 49ers Headed for 2015 Split

    While tight end Vernon Davis and right guard Alex Boone are set to skip mandatory minicamp this week, it's another key player whose San Francisco 49ers future is up in the air...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 952 reads 0 comments

  14. Aldon Smith Stabbing: No-Contest Plea in Attack at 49er's House Party

    A 28-year-old man has pleaded no contest to stabbing 49er Aldon Smith in an incident that also led to a criminal case against the linebacker...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 8 reads 0 comments

  15. Colin Kaepernick Understanding of Vernon Davis, Alex Boone

    Colin Kaepernick isn't going to resent Vernon Davis and Alex Boone if they boycott the 49ers ' mandatory minicamp this week because of contract disputes...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 953 reads 2 comments

  16. Colin Kaepernick Accuser -- Files Complaint Against Miami PD

    The accuser in the Colin Kaepernick sexual assault investigation has filed a complaint against the Miami Police Dept. -- claiming "corrupt" cops tampered with evidence in her case...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 month ago 1,245 reads 1 comments

  17. Vernon Davis' Holdout Is Justified, but He Has No Leverage in This Situation

    Over the course of Vernon Davis ’ eight-year career, the San Francisco 49ers ' tight end has shown that he is capable of playing at a high level annually...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 1 month ago 20,668 reads 129 comments

  18. San Francisco 49ers: Building a World Cup Team from the Starting Lineup

    For this month, at least, American football has taken a backseat to actual football—soccer, if you’d prefer...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 1 month ago 5,100 reads 13 comments

  19. Breaking Down San Francisco 49ers' New-Look Receiving Corps

    It has been a long time since the San Francisco 49ers have had one of the best receiving corps in the NFL . For a while now the Niners have had one top-tier wideout, with little in terms of depth below that premier pass-catcher...

    Nicholas McGee Written by Nicholas McGee about 1 month ago 12,620 reads 16 comments

  20. What Made George Seifert Successful

    Congratulations to former head coach George Seifert for his much deserved induction into the 49ers ' Hall of Fame. Understandably over shadowed by Pro Football Hall of Famer Bill Walsh, Seifert never got the credit he deserved...

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  21. San Francisco 49ers to Honor George Seifert

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  22. Vernon Davis Deserves New Contract Following Phenomenal Season for 49ers

    Deciding a player's worth is never easy. But when that player is one of the most consistently great tight ends in the NFL , it should be a quick decision—pay him accordingly...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 month ago 5,926 reads 66 comments

  23. Davis: Russell Wilson Is NFL's Best QB Not Named Colin Kaepernick

    Of course San Francisco star Vernon Davis says his team's quarterback is the best. But the NFL 's top QB other than Colin Kaepernick , according to the 49ers tight end, is the Seattle Seahawks ' Russell Wilson ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 1,725 reads 6 comments

  24. Man Convicted of Stabbing 49ers' Aldon Smith

    (06-16) 15:47 PDT SAN JOSE -- A San Jose man has been convicted on charges that he stabbed 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith during a raucous house party two years ago during which two other people were shot, prosecutors said Monday...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 543 reads 0 comments

  25. George Seifert to Be Inducted into 49ers Hall of Fame This Fall

    The San Francisco 49ers will honor one of the many legends of the franchise this fall when they induct former head coach George Seifert into the Edward J. DeBartolo, Sr. San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 371 reads 0 comments