1. Updating San Francisco 49ers' Position Battles Halfway Through Training Camp

    On a fully stocked Super Bowl contender like the San Francisco 49ers , not often are there distinct positional battles in training camp that have great bearing on the outcome of the season...

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  2. The Untold Perspective of the San Francisco 49ers: Part I

    One of the longest-tenured professionals affiliated with National Football League is renaissance man Michael Zagaris, beloved team photographer of the San Francisco 49ers ...

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  3. San Francisco 49ers: Must-Watch Players at Each Position in Preseason

    Regardless of a player’s standing, the annual NFL training camp is one of the toughest grinds in pro sports, especially for a team like the San Francisco 49ers that continues to operate with an elevated standard...

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  4. Is Terrell Owens a Realistic Candidate to Help Patch 49ers' Injured WR Corps?

    Is a comeback for WR Terrell Owens effectively in the works? ESPN insider Adam Schefter reported that Owens’ agent, Jordan Woy, said they have talked to “a bunch ...

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  5. San Francisco 49ers: 10 Things We Learned in Training Camp so Far

    Football or no football, events occurring between the April draft and Week 1 of NFL training camp can drastically change the outlook for a team, even one as prominent as the San Francisco 49ers ...

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  6. Recapping the San Francisco 49ers' Injury Report in 2013

    The injury-ridden San Francisco 49ers are a textbook example of why it takes a bit of luck to go far each season. It does not matter what the roster looks like in July—a lot of things have to fall in place...

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  7. San Francisco 49ers: How QB Colin Kaepernick Has Already Improved for 2013

    Behind his untapped potential, which seems almost boundless, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is well on his way to becoming one of the NFL ’s most dangerous offensive weapons...

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  8. San Francisco 49ers Training Camp Photo Gallery

    If any sports franchise is to have an affinity for photography, it should be the San Francisco 49ers and its fanbase...

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  9. Bold Predictions for San Francisco 49ers Training Camp

    San Francisco 49ers training camp is underway in Santa Clara, Calif., and it's never too early to speculate as to what changes may be happening this season...

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  10. San Francisco 49ers: Top 5 Sleepers to Watch in Training Camp

    The San Francisco 49ers have more household names than your average NFL franchise, which helps keep them in contention, but it also dilutes the intrigue a lot of teams have in training camp...

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  11. How Colin Kaepernick Can Take His Game to the Next Level This Preseason

    As the reigning ESPY winner for Best Breakthrough Athlete , Colin Kaepernick ’s red-hot debut in 2012 was a real shot of life for the San Francisco 49ers , which had been without a difference maker at quarterback for well over a decade...

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  12. The Complete San Francisco 49ers Training Camp Guide

    In 2013, the San Francisco 49ers storm into training camp with high expectations and a chip on their shoulder. Five yards and a no-call is all that separated this team from their sixth Lombardi Trophy and the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history..

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  13. What Haven't We Seen from 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick?

    Speed. Velocity. Accuracy. All these traits and more have made it abundantly clear that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is going to play this game a little differently...

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  14. Projected San Francisco 49ers Final 53-Man Roster, Training Camp Edition

    Fresh off a gut-wrenching Super Bowl loss, the San Francisco 49ers are set to rally behind the shield of coach Jim Harbaugh once again. This is a team that has experienced an incredible resurgence, inching closer to the Lombardi Trophy each season...

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  15. Bubble Watch for San Francisco 49ers Training Camp

    Since Jim Harbaugh rode into town to take the job as the San Francisco 49ers head coach, the organizational standard has been immediately raised, particularly in regards to how this team prepares...

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  16. Rookie, Undrafted Free-Agent Watch for San Francisco 49ers Training Camp

    No team in the NFL had more draft capital in 2013 than the San Francisco 49ers , which led the pack with 13 draft picks...

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  17. Breaking Down San Francisco 49ers' Biggest Training Camp Battles

    Considering the recent departures and injured players on the roster, the San Francisco 49ers are gearing up for a dog-eat-dog training camp...

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  18. Burning Questions for San Francisco 49ers Training Camp

    Last season was another leap forward into the Jim Harbaugh era for the San Francisco 49ers . With the new head coach and his staff, there have been several changes, and most of them have been for the greater good...

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  19. Full Training Camp Roster Breakdown for the San Francisco 49ers

    The rising San Francisco 49ers enter the 2013 season like a shooting star. In three phases of the game—offense, defense and special teams—this team is scorching hot, appearing to be on the brink of their next world championship...

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  20. The 8 Biggest Storylines Heading into San Francisco 49ers Training Camp

    Intrigue surrounds the San Francisco 49ers heading into the 2013 NFL training camp. Expectations for this team are sky high, even though it is an organization with a lot of new pieces residing in an ultra-competitive division...

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  21. After 2 Deep Playoff Runs, Is It Super Bowl or Bust for the 49ers?

    Outside of the 2013 NBA champion Miami Heat and the reigning BCS national champion Alabama Crimson Tide, there are few teams in sports with expectations as high as the San Francisco 49ers ...

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  22. How the San Francisco 49ers Became the NFL's Team to Beat in 2013

    Coming off back-to-back division crowns, two conference title games and one Super Bowl berth, the San Francisco 49ers are one of the NFL ’s scariest teams heading into the 2013 season...

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  23. Rounding Up the Latest Offseason Buzz Surrounding the San Francisco 49ers

    With the new league year well underway, the San Francisco 49ers have been working feverishly to optimize their offseason...

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  24. Should the San Francisco 49ers Regulate Colin Kaepernick's Running?

    It is not often that a team asks its star player to tone down his approach, but with the way quarterback Colin Kaepernick plays the game, the San Francisco 49ers may want to consider their options for the future...

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  25. 5 San Francisco 49ers Players Who Have Turned Heads in Offseason Workouts

    To no surprise, the San Francisco 49ers have optimized their offseason to date, seeing several players step up to the plate already. It is always a positive when teams, especially reigning conference champions, are seeing results as early as June...

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