1. How New GM John Lynch Can Get the 49ers Back on Track in 2017 Free Agency

    Just call new San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch Hercules. At least the 45-year-old appears to like his tasks Herculean. For his first-ever front-office gig...

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  2. Earl Mitchell Signs 4-Year, $16 Million Contract with 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers ' new regime has made its first major move by signing defensive tackle Earl Mitchell to a four-year contract, the team announced on Saturday. ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported the news on Friday...

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  3. Jim Harbaugh Says 4 Years Spent Coaching 49ers May Warrant Endurance Medal

    Michigan Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh won an NFC championship as coach of the San Francisco 49ers , but he thinks he should have been given a medal as well...

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  4. NFL Draft Offseason Live

    Stephen Nelson, Michael Felder and Matt Miller break down the best defensive back prospects and dream draft for the San Francisco 49ers on NFL Draft Live...

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  5. John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan Had 'Positive Discussion' with Colin Kaepernick

    As speculation continues to grow about Colin Kaepernick 's future, the San Francisco 49ers quarterback visited the team's headquarters on Wednesday for a meeting with new general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 22,205 reads 0 comments

  6. K'Waun Williams Signs with San Francisco 49ers

    Defensive back K'Waun Williams didn't play during the 2016 season and will attempt his comeback with the San Francisco 49ers , the team announced Wednesday. Ian Rapoport of NFL...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 21,071 reads 0 comments

  7. 49ers Hire DeMeco Ryans as Defensive Quality Control Coach

    The San Francisco 49ers announced the hiring of former NFL linebacker DeMeco Ryans as the team's defensive quality control coach on Tuesday...

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  8. Patrick Willis Comments on Retirement, 49ers' Struggles, Love of MMA

    Two years after his surprising retirement from the NFL , former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis made it clear Wednesday that he has no interest in ever playing football again...

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  9. Robert Saleh Named 49ers DC: Contract Details and Reaction

    Robert Saleh will be the San Francisco 49ers ' fourth defensive coordinator in as many years. 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan announced the hire on Friday.  Adam Caplan of ESPN first reported the news on Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 17,699 reads 0 comments

  10. Lynch: My Daughter Started Crying When I Accepted the Job

    San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch tells NFL Media columnist Michael Silver that his daughter started crying when he took the job because she thinks the 49ers are horrible...

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  11. Kyle Shanahan, John Lynch to 49ers: Takeaways from Introductory Press Conference

    The San Francisco 49ers ' new regime was on display for the first time Thursday, as general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan met with the media to discuss their plans for the franchise's future...

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  12. Martin Mayhew Named 49ers Senior Personnel Executive: Latest Details, Reaction

    The San Francisco 49ers announced Thursday the hiring of former Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew as a senior personnel executive. Cam Inman of the Bay Area News Group passed along the news from John Lynch , the Niners' new GM...

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  13. Kyle Shanahan Reportedly Won't Hire OC, Will Call 49ers' Offensive Plays

    New San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan reportedly does not plan to hire an offensive coordinator for the 2017 season...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 34,816 reads 0 comments

  14. Kyle Shanahan Named 49ers HC: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Kyle Shanahan, the offensive coordinator for the Atlanta Falcons ' top-scoring offense in 2016, will get his first job as a head coach with the San Francisco 49ers . The 49ers announced the hiring Monday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 37,119 reads 0 comments

  15. Former 49ers DB George Maderos Dies at Age 83

    Former San Francisco 49ers player George Maderos died Thursday at the age of 83, per Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com. The 49ers selected the former defensive back in the 21st round of the 1955 draft...

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  16. Super Bowl Debacle Should Give 49ers Second Thoughts About Kyle Shanahan

    The past couple of seasons have been nothing short of disastrous for the San Francisco 49ers . A team that not too long ago was playing in the Super Bowl finished 2016 as the worst squad in the NFC...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 8,418 reads 0 comments

  17. John Lynch Asked 49ers to Keep His Candidacy for GM Position a Secret

    New San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch had a test for his new employers, and they apparently passed it with flying colors. The former NFL safety appeared on KNBR 680 on Wednesday and said he wanted to keep his hiring a secret...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 2,695 reads 0 comments

  18. Insider Buzz: John Elway, Rich McKay Endorsed John Lynch for 49ers GM Job

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  19. John Lynch Named 49ers GM: Top Comments and Takeaways from 1st Press Conference

    San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch held his first press conference Monday after the team announced it hired the former NFL safety Sunday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 13,198 reads 0 comments

  20. Insider Buzz: 'Unconventional' John Lynch Hire Won't Impact Shanahan to 49ers

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  21. John Lynch Named 49ers GM: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The San Francisco 49ers made a surprising move Sunday, announcing they hired Fox analyst and former NFL safety John Lynch to be their new general manager. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported the team will give Lynch a six-year deal...

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  22. San Francisco 49ers Freeze Ticket Prices for 2017 and 2018 Seasons

    The San Francisco 49ers won't raise prices for their season-ticket holders for the next two years following a dismal 2-14 season in 2016. Nick Wagoner of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 6,796 reads 0 comments

  23. Robert Saleh Reportedly to Be Named San Francisco 49ers Defensive Coordinator

    Now that the San Francisco 49ers have officially hired Kyle Shanahan as head coach, the team is busily trying to fill out the rest of its coaching staff. The Niners have reportedly found their next defensive coordinator...

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  24. 49ers Sue Santa Clara over Contract-Breach Allegations: Latest Details, Comments

    The ugly marriage between the San Francisco 49ers and the city of Santa Clara, California, continued with the team filing a new lawsuit Friday...

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  25. Insider Buzz: McDaniels Is 49ers' Top Target, May Not Accept Job If Offered

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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