1. Vernon Davis: 'We're Going to Be Successful'

    San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis has become the roster's elder statesman as the longest tenured position player...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 23 days ago 7,272 reads 0 comments

  2. In Explaining Picks, Guarded Baalke Offers Insight (yes, Insight)

    Before the draft, in their league-mandated meetings with the media, NFL general managers have zero to gain by offering insight into their draft philosophy, which explains why the ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 23 days ago 2,385 reads 0 comments

  3. San Francisco 49ers: Analysis and Grades for Last 5 Draft Classes

    The 2015 NFL draft has just been concluded, and the San Francisco 49ers selected 10 players from the college ranks. These fresh new faces will compete for roster spots and playing time...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 24 days ago 11,033 reads 140 comments

  4. 5 San Francisco 49ers Veterans Now on Roster Bubble Following Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers drafted 10 players this year, and nine of them don’t fill an immediate need. Only fourth-round pick Mike Davis fills a hole in the roster...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 24 days ago 19,110 reads 67 comments

  5. Breaking Down 49ers' Roster After the 2015 NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers ' actions in the 2015 NFL draft are complete, and head coach Jim Tomsula's team has added a number of undrafted free agents (UDFAs) to get the roster close to 90 players...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 24 days ago 13,770 reads 27 comments

  6. 49ers Go Heavy on WRs with Undrafted FA Signings

    Think the 49ers are still looking for some help at wide receiver? Their nine undrafted free agent signings certinaly proved that, with more than half of those spots going to the position...

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  7. Patrick Willis Smothers Possibility of 49ers Return

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  8. 49ers Announce Undrafted Free Agent Signings

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  9. An in-Depth Look at 49ers' Most Intriguing Selection, OLB Eli Harold

    The San Francisco 49ers focused on defense over the first three rounds of the 2015 NFL draft. While the 49ers' first two picks—defensive end Arik Armstead ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 25 days ago 11,222 reads 42 comments

  10. Ranking the 49ers' 5 Best Draft Picks of 2015

    The most talented player the San Francisco 49ers drafted this year probably was former Oregon defensive end Arik Armstead. But he wasn’t their best draft pick. He actually might have been one of their worst...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 25 days ago 19,375 reads 57 comments

  11. 49ers Waived/Injured LB Chase Thomas

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 25 days ago 489 reads 0 comments

  12. 49ers' Justin Smith Says Decision Coming Soon

    Justin Smith plans to sit down with 49ers officials some time this month and decide whether he will return for a 15th -- and likely final -- season in the NFL ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 25 days ago 357 reads 0 comments

  13. Miller Charged with Vandalism, Not Spousal Abuse

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 25 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  14. Baalke Gives Lowdown on Each 49ers Draft Pick

    During the course of the three-day NFL draft, the 49ers selected 10 players and picked up two additional draft picks for 2016...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 1,839 reads 0 comments

  15. UDFA tracker: 49ers agree to terms with South Carolina QB

    SANTA CLARA -- The 49ers did not draft a quarterback to add to their 90-man roster, but they did agreed to a contract with undrafted rookie Dylan Thompson of South Carolina ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 657 reads 0 comments

  16. New Niners WR DeAndre Smelter Has Mammoth Hands

    Selecting wide receivers from Georgia Tech's triple option offense has been a boom or bust proposition over the years...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 643 reads 0 comments

  17. 49ers' 2015 NFL Draft: Impact Meter for San Francisco's Rookie Class

    The San Francisco 49ers made some interesting picks in the 2015 NFL draft. How will these players perform as rookies? Will they have successful NFL careers? Watch as Stephen ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 25 days ago 6,083 reads 22 comments

  18. Identifying San Francisco 49ers' Biggest Strengths, Weaknesses After Draft

    Last season, the San Francisco 49ers ' strength was defense, and the weakness was offense. The defense ranked 10th in points allowed. The offense ranked 25th in points scored...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 26 days ago 28,896 reads 139 comments

  19. 49ers Draft Picks Tape Study: Arik Armstead

    With their first-round pick, the 49ers selected Arik Armstead, the presumed heir apparent to Justin Smith at defensive end. We go to the tape to see what the former-Oregon defender brings to the table...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 26 days ago 1,467 reads 0 comments

  20. 49ers 2015 Draft: Aggregating Report Card Grades from Around the Web

    All the picks are in from the 2015 NFL draft, and analysts from around the media are summing up their assessments on how each team performed over three days in Chicago...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 26 days ago 21,715 reads 118 comments

  21. San Francisco 49ers: Complete 2015 NFL Draft Wrap-Up and Analysis

    The 2015 NFL draft is now complete, and the San Francisco 49ers were able to land 10 prospects in Rounds 1 through 7. General manager Trent Baalke was able to reinforce a number of needs that the 49ers carried into the draft...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 27 days ago 18,680 reads 99 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers 2015 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    The San Francisco 49ers just had one of the most baffling drafts in franchise history. They missed the playoffs last season and lost key players such as Patrick Willis , Chris Borland and Chris Culliver this offseason...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 27 days ago 27,586 reads 103 comments

  23. 49ers Add a Couple of Project Players in 4th Round of Draft

    With their first of three fourth-round picks in the NFL draft Saturday, the 49ers selected Oklahoma's Blake Bell, a tight end who spent his first three seasons in college playing quarterback...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 27 days ago 572 reads 0 comments

  24. Winners and Losers from San Francisco 49ers' Draft

    One of the biggest losers from the San Francisco 49ers ’ draft is head coach Jim Tomsula. He has very little job security. If the Niners take another step back next season, they might unfairly scapegoat him...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 27 days ago 31,331 reads 187 comments

  25. TE Rory Anderson to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers ' final pick in the 2015 NFL draft brought in the team's second tight end prospect: South Carolina 's Rory Anderson...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 27 days ago 8,718 reads 10 comments