1. 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.....

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  2. Carlos Hyde Gifts First TD Ball to Grandmother

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  3. 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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  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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 ...

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  11. 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...

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  12. 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...

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  13. 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...

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  14. 8 Locker Room Observations: Sept. 10

    The San Francisco 49ers opened their Levi's® Stadium locker room doors on Wednesday afternoon. Here's what we came away with.....

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  15. 49ers Notebook: Hyde's Explosiveness Impresses His Teammates

    An early lead in the 49ers ' season-opening win meant they didn't have to expose their playbook, thus keeping their secret weapons under wraps heading into Sunday's home opener against the Chicago Bears ...

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  16. Why Corey Lemonier Is the San Francisco 49ers' X-Factor in Week 2

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ X-factor in Week 2 was one of the few players who found himself on the wrong end of the box score the Sunday prior. Here’s a hint: He plays linebacker, and his number comes outside of the 50s...

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  17. San Francisco 49ers: How Frank Gore and Company Can Run on the Chicago Bears

    If you happen to live in the Chicago area, you will have witnessed some intense gnashing of teeth recently in the wake of the Chicago Bears ’ loss to the Buffalo Bills ...

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  18. 49ers Suspend Broadcaster Ted Robinson 2 Games

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  19. Crabtree Returns to Full Participation

    SANTA CLARA – After being limited in practices leading up to the season opener last week due to a calf strain, 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree was back as a full participant on Wednesday...

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  20. Baalke on Playing McDonald: 'Decision Was Made'

    The NFL 's scandal involving Ray Rice 's domestic-violence case hasn't swayed the 49ers ' approach with Ray McDonald, who's been allowed to play and practice during a San Jose police investigation into his Aug...

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  21. Harbaugh on Timing of James' Release: 'You Can Second Guess That One'

    SANTA CLARA -- LaMichael James' frustrations with his lack of playing time were well documented and team officials knew he wasn't going to have a major role either at running back or on special teams in the opener against...

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  22. Alex Boone on Watching in Week 1: 'It Sucked'

    After ending his contract holdout and returning to the 49ers early last week, right guard Alex Boone found.....

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  23. Bears vs. 49ers: Breaking Down San Francisco's Game Plan

    The 1-0 San Francisco 49ers will officially debut Levi's Stadium when they play host to the visiting 0-1 Chicago Bears on Sunday, September 14 at 8:30 p.m. ET on Sunday Night Football ...

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  24. Debate: Which 49er Needs a Big Game vs. Bears?

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  25. How San Francisco 49ers Will Attack Chicago Bears Defense with Read-Option

    The Chicago Bears defense struggled against EJ Manuel and the Buffalo Bills ' read-option attack in their Week 1 loss ...

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