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Watch: 49ers fans will love this NaVorro Bowman comeback video

It’s been too long since we last saw San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman on the field. This week he returns to the team with training camp underway. To help get you in the mood, I thought I would share a great fan-made comeback hype video on Bowman from Youtube. Check it out: AROUND COVER32 Fantasy Preview: The top-60 RBs for 2015 First and 10: Ten stories other than...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jim Tomsula sits at No. 1 for coach under the most pressure

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Tomsula has to pick up the pieces of a fractured relationship that left the team in constant turmoil in 2014 and now the results from that wreckage will be known. However, Tomsula is in charge of picking the team back up after a long line of departures that has rocked the team to the core. According to Marc Sessler of NFL.com, Tomsula faces the...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

What should the San Francisco 49ers expect from Ahmad Brooks this year?

One of the things that irked me a little bit at the beginning of San Francisco 49ers training camp last season was the fact that veteran outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks showed up out of shape. Coming off arguably the most productive season of his career in 2013 with sixty tackles eight and a half sacks and a pick, he finished last season with only thirty tackles and six sacks. Between...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Three things for San Francisco 49ers fans to keep an eye on at training camp

Teams across the NFL are starting to open training camps signaling the end of a long and drama filled offseason for the San Francisco 49ers and the NFL as a whole. The furor surrounding the Tom Brady appeal and the legal action that is sure to follow has swallowed up most other news, but (thankfully) the legal proceedings of that case will fade away for the majority of the NFL once...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers place Carlos Hyde on active/non-football injury list

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Second-year running back Carlos Hyde, who will be counted upon to carry the load following Frank Gore's departure, has been placed on the active/non-football injury list four days ahead of the start of training camp for the San Francisco 49ers. The team made the announcement Tuesday about Hyde, who had been dealing with a muscle pull - not his hamstring...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers' Jim Tomsula begins first training camp as new coach

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The mass exodus of big-name players, starters and stars on both sides of the ball made headlines all offseason for the San Francisco 49ers. Meanwhile, new coach Jim Tomsula worked to assemble his team and an experienced coaching staff. Many wonder whether San Francisco can contend with all the turnover and departures of players such as franchise rushing...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Tuesday 7/28

49ers 49ers placed RB Carlos Hyde, G Trenton Brown, WR DeAndrew Smelter, and OLB Aaron Lynch on active/non-Football Injury list. 49ers placed C Daniel Kilgore on the active/PUP list. Bears Bears signed WR/KR A.J. Cruz and DL David Carter. (NFLTR) Bears waived LB Jonathan Brown. (NFLTR) Bengals Bengals waived/injured WR James Wright. (NFLTR) Bengals placed LB Vontaze Burfict...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers OC: Kaepernick didn’t regress as much as believed

Statistically speaking, Colin Kaepernick’s 2014 NFL campaign was impressive in some ways but a failure in others. But to hear it from San Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator Geep Chryst, the quarterback didn’t regress as much as it has been perceived. In fact, Chryst argues that any regression by Kaepernick arguably was attributable to things beyond...Read More The post 49ers...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

How Good Will the 49ers Defense Be In Spite of their Losses?

Below is an excerpt from Jake Schyvinck’s NFL Defensive Power Rankings article.  San Francisco 49ers Power Ranking: 15 Click here to see full rankings San Francisco experienced an offseason quite like no other.  Their head coach left for Michigan, and three studs from their defense (Patrick Willis, Justin Smith, and Chris Borland) retired.  Their best corner, Chris Culliver...
Via TopSportsReport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Darnell Dockett looking to ‘wife a midget up’

San Francisco 49ers defensive end Darnell Dockett is known more for the whacky stuff he posts on social media than he is for stopping opponents. On Sunday night, Dockett felt like sharing some thoughts on drugs, drug lords and little people. Mann heroin is the devil.. Omg that's a powerful drug….. Who did heroin before?...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the real Colin Kaepernick, please stand up

Colin Kaepernick is the San Francisco 49ers 27-year-old, electrifying, highlight-reel waiting to happen quarterback who may be taking on a new role in 2015. The role I am speaking of him becoming a LEADER because with the departures of Patrick Willis and Justin Smith each of whom retired, Mike Iupati who signed with Arizona and the 49ers as a whole taking on a new look and perhaps...
Via EndZoneScore
4 days ago  |  Discuss

This sleeping giant will emerge for the San Francisco 49ers in 2015

After an underwhelming 2014 season in which the San Francisco 49ers missed the postseason altogether, an even crazier offseason ensued. Jim Harbaugh and the club "mutually parted ways" and Jim Tomsula was brought in as the new head man. Patrick Willis, Chris Borland, Justin Smith and Anthony Davis all retired. Frank Gore was shipped to Indianapolis. Torrey Smith was signed to...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers rejected Mike Holmgren for ‘younger guy’ to coach team

Mike Holmgren’s name was floated as a potential head coach for the San Francisco 49ers this offseason, but rumors never materialized. The team chose to promote defensive line coach Jim Tomsula instead, which may or may not end in disaster. Speaking with Rich Eisen on Friday, Holmgren shared his side of the story, via Pro Football Talk, and it revealed an interesting twist: “I...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Kaepernick the 49ers answer at quarterback?

Quarterback is unlike any other position in professional team sports. He is the general, leading his army into battle. He signifies that beacon of hope for a franchise.  The ball is touched by his hands on every offensive play. When you have a good one there’s a window, a chance to accomplish something great. When you have an average or bad quarterback, you’re searching for...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Haley told 49ers rookies to 'Act like the white guys' back in May: Report

Charles Haley was a larger-than-life player back during his NFL career and, through it all, was able to win five Super Bowl rings and will be inducted into the Hall of Fame in August. So it was really no surprise when the five-time Pro-Bowler, who played eight years in San Francisco, was asked to speak to the 49ers rookies back in May. But what might be a little shocking...
Via The Other Paper
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Haley to rookies: ‘Why don’t you all act like the white guys?’

Following a long wait after an incredibly successful and dominant NFL career spent between the San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys from 1986-1999, Charles Haley at long last soon will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Haley, who was diagnosed with bipolar disorder after his retirement in 2002, hopes to use the...Read More The post Charles Haley to 49ers rookies:...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
7 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers CEO compares Jim Tomsula to Warriors' Steve Kerr

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York has received a fair share of criticism from both the media and fans during what has been one of the most drama-filled offseasons in franchise history. And for good reason. Not only did the team agree to “mutually part ways” with former head coach Jim Harbaugh after he posted 44-19-1 record in four seasons with San Francisco, the organization...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Can Navorro Bowman bounce back in 2015?

Navorro Bowman returns from injury It’s not so much that Navorro Bowman does not have the ability to bounce back, so much as will his surgically repaired knee allow him to return to form. Already his knee has caused him some soreness, and he has to wear a brace to help protect his knee. But overall the reports from offseason workouts have been positive, and Bowman appears to...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers’ Roster Overhaul Opens Opportunity for Young Players

(Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) The San Francisco 49ers offseason wasn’t pretty and by now it’s hard to ignore the fact that the team may be headed for a rough season with some of the major changes to the coaching staff and roster alike. Veteran leaders like Patrick Willis, Frank Gore and Justin Smith are no longer present, while some of the team’s promising young...
Via The Sports Journal
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Randy Moss, Josh Gordon working with Terrelle Pryor

While Terrelle Pryor has faced a lot of skepticism in his football career, he seems very committed to making it as an NFL receiver. We recently saw Pryor showing off his workouts to improve his footwork. And now we’re getting pictures of some of the people that Terrelle Pryor is working with to try and make his transition to receiver and among the list of notable players is none...
Via Waiting For Next Year
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Torrey Smith’s Baby Does The Whip/Nae Nae Dance, Is Adorably Awesome

Move over, Gangnam Style. Take a seat, Teach Me How To Dougie. We’re going to let you finish, Fist Pumping, but Silentó created the greatest dance move of all time. OK, that’s not true at all. But ever since the 17-year-old uploaded his debut single “Watch Me” to YouTube in late January, the Whip/Nae Nae dance has been sweeping the internet. The cultural hit combines a number...
Via NESN.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

What impact will Reggie Bush have for the 49ers?

Reggie Bush could have a major impact in a San Francisco 49ers uniform for the 2015 NFL season. Let’s discuss why that could be the case. Let me first say that Reggie Bush alone won’t turn the tide for the 49ers who have had quite the off-season with retirements of long time mainstays, free agent departures of franchise players and a coaching change. While they aren’t expected...
Via EndZoneScore
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Lattimore calls brief NFL career ‘hell’

Marcus Lattimore was among the better running backs in college football until a knee injury suffered against Tennessee in 2012 ended his career at South Carolina. Later that year, Lattimore declared for the NFL Draft. Knowing Lattimore was facing a long road to regaining his form, the 49ers selected the former Gamecock in the fourth...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Randy Moss beats Antonio Brown in sprints during workout

Randy Moss still has it. The former New England Patriots wide receiver apparently got a workout in Monday with Pittsburgh Steelers wideout Antonio Brown and running back Josh Harris, and he was keeping up with the young guns. Moss, one of the best receivers of all-time, went head-to-head in a sprint with Brown, one of the best receivers today, and according to Harris, Moss still...
Via NESN.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

The stunning demise of the 49ers' should've-been dynasty

This summer, The Sports Post is highlighting and breaking down some of the key storylines and trending topics in each of the NFL’s eight divisions. The series began with a look at the AFC East, and we now move out west. In the span of the modern-day team sports spectrum, you have your league champions—and then there’s everyone else. You have your cellar dwellers, lovable...
Via The Sports Post
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss
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