1. 6 Bold Predictions for the San Francisco 49ers' Week 11 Matchup

    A great defense needs an enforcer, someone in the secondary who makes receivers afraid to run over the middle. San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame safety Ronnie Lott was an enforcer. Dashon Goldson and Donte Whitner were enforcers too...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 9 months ago 15,785 reads 40 comments

  2. 49ers vs. Seahawks: Full San Francisco Game Preview

    The San Francisco 49ers are coming off their bye week and are preparing for a divisional showdown with the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in Week 11...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 9 months ago 6,015 reads 20 comments

  3. San Francisco 49ers Week 11 Stock Report

    Stock Down: San Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator Geep Chryst. Chryst’s offense currently ranks 32nd out of 32 teams in total points, total yards, yards per play, points per play and yards per pass attempt...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 9 months ago 4,968 reads 10 comments

  4. 6 Burning Questions Facing the San Francisco 49ers in Week 11

    Burning question No. 1: Does quarterback Blaine Gabbert stand a chance against the Seattle Seahawks in Week 11? When the Niners played the Seahawks in Week 7, Colin Kaepernick ...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 3,056 reads 2 comments

  5. 5 Teams Most Likely to Trade for 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick in 2016

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants out after this season, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee ...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 69,394 reads 79 comments

  6. 5 San Francisco 49ers Who Have Improved Their Stock the Most in 2015

    Most members of the San Francisco 49ers have hurt their stock this season. Head coach Jim Tomsula certainly hasn’t helped his stock. He seems utterly unprepared to be a head coach in the NFL...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 23,318 reads 54 comments

  7. 6 Burning Questions Facing San Francisco 49ers Ahead of Week 10 Bye

    Is San Francisco 49ers quarterback Blaine Gabbert a one-game wonder? His one game wasn’t that wonderful if he is one-game wonder. During his first start with the 49ers, he threw two interceptions and posted a passer rating of 76...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 13,048 reads 52 comments

  8. Insider Buzz: Patrick Willis Considering Return to 49ers for 2016 Season

    Former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis is considering a comeback for the 2016 season. What issues does Willis still face before a possible return? Who else could ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 months ago 102,148 reads 109 comments

  9. 5 Players the San Francisco 49ers Should Build Around for the Future

    Which players should the San Francisco 49ers build around for the future? What is the core of this team? If the Niners become good again after a few seasons of rebuilding, how ...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 39,764 reads 60 comments

  10. Taking Stock of San Francisco 49ers Ahead of Week 10 Bye

    Stock up: San Francisco 49ers rookie defensive end Arik Armstead. When the Niners spent a first-round pick on Armstead this year, he seemed like a run-stuffer for the base defense...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 8,095 reads 34 comments

  11. Travaris Cadet Signed by 49ers, Pierre Thomas Released

    Just one week after signing veteran running back Pierre Thomas, the San Francisco 49ers released him and signed another former New Orleans Saints back in the form of Travaris Cadet to replace him...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 20,511 reads 52 comments

  12. Biggest Takeaways from San Francisco 49ers' Week 9 Win

    Defensive coordinator Eric Mangini is the best coach on the San Francisco 49ers right now. When he was the defensive coordinator for the New England Patriots in 2005, he was the one of the hottest assistant coaches in the NFL ...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 13,570 reads 24 comments

  13. Jim Harbaugh Subtly Criticizes 49ers Coaching Staff

    Former San Francisco 49ers head coach and current Michigan head honcho Jim Harbaugh appeared to take a subtle shot at the Niners coaching staff during a recent press conference...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 153,566 reads 238 comments

  14. 49ers Quarterback Blaine Gabbert Deserves Another Start After Win over Falcons

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Blaine Gabbert did enough. The San Francisco 49ers beat the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday afternoon. Not by a lot; the game was ugly...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 13,832 reads 141 comments

  15. Shaun Draughn, Kendall Gaskins, Pierre Thomas' Post-Week 9 Fantasy Advice

    Heading into Week 9, one of the biggest locks on everyone's board was the Atlanta Falcons taking down the Blaine Gabbert-led San Francisco 49ers . Whoops...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 5,646 reads 3 comments

  16. Blaine Gabbert, Quinton Patton, Garrett Celek Post-Week 9 Fantasy Advice

    The first journey through the Blaine Gabbert experience was a success for the San Francisco 49ers , and Gabbert may be the guy to help your fantasy football team in the middle of the season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 5,278 reads 9 comments

  17. Falcons vs. 49ers: San Francisco Grades, Notes and Quotes

    The Blaine Gabbert era got off to a good start as the San Francisco 49ers ' new starting quarterback got his team out to a 17-13 lead by the third quarter over the visiting Atlanta Falcons in NFL Week 9...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 10 months ago 12,925 reads 81 comments

  18. Falcons vs. 49ers: What's the Game Plan for San Francisco?

    The San Francisco 49ers ' tumultuous 2015 season continues as the franchise prepares for a Week 9 contest at home versus the 6-2 Atlanta Falcons at Levi's Stadium...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 10 months ago 7,574 reads 25 comments

  19. Colin Kaepernick Comments on Being Benched as 49ers Starting QB

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was benched prior to the team's Week 9 showdown with the Atlanta Falcons , and the fifth-year signal-caller doesn't appear to be pleased with head coach Jim Tomsula's rationale...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 60,242 reads 125 comments

  20. 6 Burning Questions Facing the San Francisco 49ers Week 9

    What does San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Blaine Gabbert have to do to earn another start after the bye week? If the 49ers base the criteria on what Colin Kaepernick has done recently, the bar is low...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 15,702 reads 39 comments

  21. Falcons vs. 49ers: Full San Francisco Game Preview

    Whatever the perceived "rock bottom" of the 2015 San Francisco 49ers ' season may be, the franchise must be right next to it as the 49ers prepare to host the visiting Atlanta Falcons in Week 9...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 10 months ago 6,921 reads 11 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers Week 9 Stock Report

    Stock down: San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York. York’s stock was soaring less than two years ago. People saw him as a real up-and-comer, maybe the next Jerry Jones...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 15,283 reads 57 comments

  23. Full San Francisco 49ers Midseason Awards

    The midseason award for the San Francisco 49ers ' most valuable player goes to running back Carlos Hyde. It's not because Hyde is the Niners’ best player—that would either be outside linebacker Aaron Lynch or left tackle Joe Staley...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 10 months ago 8,378 reads 31 comments

  24. Kaleb Ramsey Suspended 4 Games: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Kaleb Ramsey was suspended four games without pay Tuesday for violating the NFL 's policy on performance-enhancing substances, according to CSN Bay Area's Matt Maiocco ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 14,229 reads 21 comments

  25. Pierre Thomas to 49ers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The San Francisco 49ers announced they have signed running back Pierre Thomas amid a slew of injuries at the running back position. His agent, Lamont Smith , initially announced the move...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 45,726 reads 65 comments