1. Bears vs. 49ers: Full Report Card Grades for San Francisco

    This was not the way the San Francisco 49ers were supposed to debut Levi's Stadium versus the Chicago Bears in Week 2...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 2 days ago 2,182 reads 14 comments

  2. Flawed Offensive Gameplan Dooms Colin Kaepernick, 49ers in Deflating Home Opener

    Under head coach Jim Harbaugh, the San Francisco 49ers have developed a winning formula by playing tough defense and pounding opponents with a run-heavy offense...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 2 days ago 7,503 reads 75 comments

  3. 49ers Notes: Gore Not Ready to Give Up Starting Role Just Yet

    The demise of Frank Gore's starting role may have been greatly exaggerated. That was a storyline in the run-up to Sunday's game after rookie Carlos Hyde averaged 7...

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  4. Colin Kaepernick's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick had a rough outing in the team's Week 2 loss to the Chicago Bears , but he remains a viable fantasy football option despite the turnover-riddled performance on his home turf...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 2 days ago 709 reads 0 comments

  5. San Francisco 49ers: Self-Inflicted Penalties Ruin Levi's Stadium Opener

    The San Francisco 49ers shot themselves in the foot repeatedly on Sunday night, resulting in a 28-20 loss to the Chicago Bears ...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 2 days ago 4,290 reads 51 comments

  6. Bears vs. 49ers: Score and Twitter Reaction from "Sunday Night Football"

    The Chicago Bears used a blend of old and new to spoil the San Francisco 49ers ' opening night at Levi's Stadium, scoring 21 consecutive points in the fourth quarter to steal the 28-20 win on Sunday...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 3 days ago 48,503 reads 155 comments

  7. Vernon Davis (Ankle) Ruled Out for Rest of SNF

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  8. Frank Gore, Carlos Hyde's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

    The San Francisco 49ers ' rushing attack has been in good hands since running back Frank Gore burst onto the scene in 2006...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 3 days ago 4,369 reads 6 comments

  9. Michael Crabtree, Vernon Davis' Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 2

    Michael Crabtree wasted little time making fantasy football owners happy in the San Francisco 49ers ’ Sunday night showdown against the Chicago Bears ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 4,584 reads 7 comments

  10. Bears vs. 49ers: Live Score and Analysis for San Francisco

    The last time the San Francisco 49ers hosted the Chicago Bears in 2012, newly minted starter Colin Kaepernick helped thrash the visiting Bears by a score of 32-7...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 days ago 7,488 reads 2 comments

  11. Goodell Will No Longer Attend Levi's Stadium Opening

    Embattled NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will not follow-through on his 2012 promise to attend the regular-season opener at Levi's Stadium, a source said...

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 3 days ago 992 reads 2 comments

  12. Frank Gore's Fantasy Trade Value, Season Stat Projections and More

    Although Frank Gore's best days are behind him, the San Francisco 49ers running back remains a fantasy football stalwart. With the exception of 2010, when he was limited to 11 games, Gore's been one of the most consistent running backs in the NFL .

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 1,876 reads 0 comments

  13. Harbaugh Transcript: Okoye's Future 'Wide Open'

    Editor's note: 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh spoke to media from Santa Clara on Friday. Below is a transcript of his comments.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 days ago 1,079 reads 1 comments

  14. Carlos Hyde Gifts First TD Ball to Grandmother

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  15. Harbaugh on Domestic Violence: 'Everybody Is More Aware'

    SANTA CLARA – The recent attention on domestic violence in the NFL has made everyone more aware of the subject, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Friday...

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  16. The Sod Story of the Levi's Stadium Surface

    SANTA CLARA – Top 49ers executives are confident the grass at Levi's Stadium will not stain the team's nationally televised home opener on Sunday night...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 5 days ago 509 reads 1 comments

  17. Why Carradine and Dial Aren't in Uniform for 49ers Games

    SANTA CLARA -- Before we get into the reasons Tank Carradine and Quinton Dial were inactive for the 49ers ' season opener against the Dallas Cowboys , let's first address why only 46 players are allowed to suit up...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  18. Chicago Bears vs. San Francisco 49ers: Betting Odds Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The Chicago Bears have not won at San Francisco since they won the Super Bowl back in 1985, and they will shuffle out to the Bay Area in search of their first win of the season when they visit the 49ers on Sunday Night Football...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 5 days ago 11,191 reads 1 comments

  19. Ellington Could Take James' Role as No. 3 Running Back

    SANTA CLARA – Rookie wide receiver Bruce Ellington replaced LaMichael James as the 49ers ' primary return man. And, now, he could replace him as the team's No. 3 running back, too...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 5 days ago 1,287 reads 3 comments

  20. San Francisco 49ers: Will the San Francisco 49ers Beat the Chicago Bears?

    The San Francisco 49ers return home to open their new stadium triumphant. After dispatching the Dallas Cowboys somewhere in the second quarter of their 28-17 win, the 49ers next face the Chicago Bears on Sunday night...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 6 days ago 3,335 reads 7 comments

  21. Bruce Ellington's Versatility a Bonus for San Francisco 49ers

    Running back LaMichael James asked for (and was granted) his release earlier this week, in part because James was beaten out for punt-return duties by fourth-round rookie Bruce Ellington...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 6 days ago 9,677 reads 26 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers: What We Learned About Greg Roman's Game Plan in Week 1

    San Francisco 49ers fans were given more than a glimpse of what the future holds for their offense in last Sunday's dominant 28-17 Week 1 win over the archrival Dallas Cowboys ...

    Nicholas McGee Written by Nicholas McGee about 6 days ago 9,989 reads 26 comments

  23. Bears vs. 49ers: Complete Week 2 Preview for San Francisco

    Let's rewind back to November 19, 2012—the last time the San Francisco 49ers faced the Chicago Bears . Then-backup Colin Kaepernick thrashed the Bears in his first NFL game as a starting quarterback...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 6 days ago 10,451 reads 17 comments

  24. Niners Know Run Defense Needs to Be Better

    For the first time since Aldon Smith entered the NFL in 2011, the 49ers played a game Sunday without Smith and NaVorro Bowman...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 6 days ago 1,336 reads 1 comments

  25. Harbaugh: Cutting James in Best Interest of 49ers

    SANTA CLARA – Coach Jim Harbaugh on Wednesday gave critics the license to question the 49ers ' decision to keep LaMichael James on the team's 53-man roster over promising rookie running back Glenn Winston...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 days ago 589 reads 1 comments