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Tank Carradine feeling comfortable at new position, weight
The 49ers have moved Tank Carradine to outside linebacker this year, and he is starting to feel comfortable. With two solid preseason performances, he is looking at a big opportunity. The San Francisco 49ers have taken three years to figure...
Patriots release WR Nate Washington, should 49ers look into him?
The New England Patriots released steady veteran Nate Washington. The San Francisco 49ers have questions at the wide receiver position, but not sure he’s the answer. The New England Patriots made
49ers bubble watch heading into Packers Week 3 preseason game
Welcome back to another round of the San Francisco 49ers bubble watch. The team is at home this week, preparing to face the Green Bay Packers in their third preseason game. We’re seeing some potential depth chart changes, and that influenc...
Golden Nuggets: Offensive Line Shaping Up
Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet The San Francisco 49ers have 2 remaining games this preseason to help decide their roster spots. Colin Kaepernick...
Madden 17 release date brings Mike Davis, Jaquiski Tartt facing off
Today, August 23, is a big day. EA Sports released Madden 17, and I imagine quite a few of you are busy enjoying the new game. I haven’t bought Madden in five or six years. It felt like it got a little too complicated for my simple video g...
Who are the 49ers ‘X-factors’ in 2016?
The 49ers don’t have a high ceiling in 2016 according to many experts, but they have quite a few players with a wide range of outcomes. The San Francisco 49ers have numerous question marks heading into the 2016 season, and so it is hard t...
2017 NFL Draft quarterback watch list: Deshuan Watson, Brad Kaaya, others to watch
The 2017 NFL Draft is a ways off, but with College Football starting up, it is time to start figure out who we should be taking a look at. The San Francisco 49ers are just halfway through their preseason schedule, meaning the NFL offseason...
Anthony Davis took all but 3 reps at 1st team right guard
Might we be seeing the line transition? The San Francisco 49ers wrapped up Tuesday practice, and during player availability, right tackle/guard Anthony Davis told the beat writers he got extensive work as first team righ...
Curtis Modkins on cross-training, QB competition, Vance McDonald
The San Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator chatted with the media on Tuesday. He talked about the offensive line cross-training, where things stand in the quarterback competition, and more. We’ve got a full transcript. Opening comments...
Anthony Davis, Joshua Garnett get RG, LG snaps with 49ers first team OL on Tuesday
The San Francisco 49ers are continuing to rotate players around their offensive line, and Tuesday saw what might be the most intriguing adjustment. The team closes off team drills to the media, but the beat writers got to watch ...
49ers using remote control tackling dummies at practice
The machines are rising up! The San Francisco 49ers are back at practice on Tuesday, and they unveiled something that I think can be described as disturbing.
49ers sign WR Ryan Whalen, waive/injured Jered Bell
The 49ers need some camp depth at wide receiver, and it appears they have found someone. The San Francisco 49ers have made a roster move. The team announced on Tuesday that they have waived/injured rookie safety Jered Bell, and signed wide ...
Curtis Modkins press conference live stream, August 23
The San Francisco 49ers are back at practice on Tuesda, as they continue preparations for their Week 3 preseason matchup with the Green Bay Packers. Colin Kaepernick is expected back on the field, after throwing in team drills on Monday. Off...
What does Marcus Rush performance mean for OLB depth chart?
Marcus Rush had a big performance in Week 2. Jim O’Neil said he should see more practice opportunities. The big question is how that will translate to playing time this week against the Packers. The San Francisco 49ers got a monster perfo...
Colin Kaepernick feeling good after first practice back
Colin Kaepernick returned to the practice field on Monday, and got in some extensive throwing. Jennifer Chan got some video of it, and later added this second more extensiv...
NFL trade rumors: Browns receiving calls about Josh Gordon
The 49ers were once interested in Josh Gordon. Could that interest resurface? The Cleveland Browns are welcoming wide receiver Josh Gordon back to the field, but how long he remains in Cleveland remains to be seen. Adam Schefter is reportin...
Jimmie Ward on Bruce Ellington: That’s one guy that’s hard to cover
The 49ers 2014 1st round pick met with the media following practice and confirmed he’s strictly a corner now, though he wouldn’t mind playing safety again. You can listen to the full interview
Golden Nuggets: Colin Able To Fully Practice
Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet The San Francisco 49ers returned home from Denver and have their 3rd preseason game this Friday against the Green B...
49ers go through fumble drills on Monday
The San Francisco 49ers have had some serious fumble problems the first two games, and they are working to address this in practice. Matt Barrows posted this video showing Tom Rathman and other assistants working the running backs through so...
Rapper The Game wore Rams jersey to Coliseum, in spite of 49ers tattoo
The Los Angeles Rams have wrapped up their home preseason schedule, and it is no surprise that fan interest is high. The Rams have said they sold 171,000 tickets to the first two preseason games, and even if that many did not actually show u...
Jim O’Neil talks ILBs, CB rotation, Ronald Blair
The San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator reviewed the positives and negatives from Saturday’s game, and assessed some of the young talent. We’ve got a full transcript, courtesy of 49ers PR. Opening comments:
“We had a great trip ...
Marcus Rush shines in his opportunity vs Denver
The second year player from Michigan State took advantage of the moment to show why he’s worthy of a spot on the roster It’s not every day that a player has the opportunity to step into the spotlight that has been vacated by those being...
Bruce Ellington returned to 49ers practice Monday
The 49ers welcomed wide receiver Bruce Ellington back to practice. If he can stay healthy, he could be an impact player in 2016. The problem is staying healthy Lost amidst news that Colin Kaepernick is
Zane Beadles getting center work, Anthony Davis working with interior linemen
The 49ers offensive line has some interesting talent, but there are still questions. We had a couple points of note in Monday’s practice warmups. The San Francisco 49ers are back at practice, and while team drills are no longer open to th...
Colin Kaepernick throwing in team warmup drills [video]
The 49ers are seeing progress in Colin Kaepernick’s return to throwing. We break down the latest news. The San Francisco 49ers are back at practice, and it would appear Colin Kaepernick is making progress towards playing this Friday again...
Jim O’Neil pleased with Will Redmond, but not sure ‘if he’s all the way back’
The 49ers secondary is slowly coming into focus. Rookie Will Redmond may not be part of it initially based on the latest news. We break down the latest news. The San Francisco 49ers spent a third round pick on cornerback Will Redmond this s...
Nick Bellore dealing with knee sprain, surgery not required
The San Francisco 49ers dealt with a handful of injuries on Saturday against the Denver Broncos, and we are starting to get updates. The team announced to the beat writers that linebacker Nick Bellore suffered a knee sprain that will not req...
Jim O’Neil press conference live stream, August 22
The San Francisco 49ers are back practicing Monday, as they begin preparations for their Week 3 preseason matchup with the Green Bay Packers. The week is kicked off with defensive coordinator Jim O'Neil meeting the media at 10:10 a.m. PT. Th...
2017 NFL Draft running back watch list: Leonard Fournette, Christian McCaffrey, others to watch
The 2017 NFL Draft is a long way off, but with college football getting started in a couple weeks, it is time to figure out who we should be watching. We start with the running backs. The San Francisco 49ers are only midway through th...
Looking at snap count, Chip Kelly comments about 49ers inside linebacker competition
The San Francisco 49ers continued their inside linebacker rotation on Saturday, with Gerald Hodges starting next to NaVorro Bowman. Michael Wilhoite started in Week 1, and it sounds like Ray-Ray Armstrong will start in Week 3. Here is a look...
Trent Brown vs. Von Miller: How the OT prepared and what he learned
It had to be a little daunting to face one of the best pass rushers in the game, Brown had his work cut out for him. San Francisco 49ers right tackle Trent Brown has been handling first team work through first two preseason games, and Satur...
49ers 53-man roster projection, salary cap following Week 2
We look at the potential roster cuts and salary cap implications after the second preseason game. The San Francisco 49ers are halfway through their preseason schedule, coming off a win over the Denver Broncos. They host the Green Bay Packer...
Golden Nuggets: Will we see Colin Kaepernick practice this week?
San Francisco 49ers links for Monday, August 22, 2016. Good morning! Week 2 of the preseason is in the rear view mirror, and Week 3 is upon us. The San Francisco 49ers face the Green Bay Packers on Friday night, which means practice gets ba...