8:15 AM EDT, Wed October 22, 2014
QB Johnson re-signs, Bubba Ventrone re-released

QB Johnson re-signs, Bubba Ventrone re-released

Duplicating last Tuesday’s transaction, the 49ers re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson and released special-teams ace Bubba Ventrone.  Such a move has become a season-long trend, allowing Johnson to practice during the week and then cutting him as the No. 3 quarterback… Continue Reading →

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San Jose Mercury News 9 hours ago

Purdy: Eddie DeBartolo's next chance at Canton

Former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo, winner of five Super Bowls, is among candidates for Pro Football Hall of Fame

What do you think the 49ers drubbing in Denver means?

Center Daniel Kilgore #67 of the San Francisco 49ers is carried off the field after sustaining an injury during a game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/)If ESPN analyst and former 49ers quarterback Trent Dilfer thinks the 49ers look toxic in a win, wait until he sees the 49ers’ 42-17 drubbing in Denver. Many players looked either lost or disinterested or both. How to digest the team’s seeming lack of effort depends on your point of view. There’s the realist’s take and that is the 49ers...

49ers report card

Grade the 49ers’ season up to now. Grade position by position and grade the coaching staff, too. Explain your grades.
San Jose Mercury News 16 hours ago

Early return of Aldon Smith would boost defense s star power

This time next week, Aldon Smith could be practicing with his 49ers teammates and preparing for his season debut.

Early return of Aldon Smith would boost defense’s star power

This time next week, Aldon Smith could be practicing with his 49ers teammates and preparing for his season debut. Or that could happen the following week. Those are the two scenarios described in multiple reports about a possible reduction in… Continue Reading →

A blessed bye: 49ers figure to benefit from mid-season break

Boy, this team needed a bye. The 49ers’ one-week vacation came at an opportune time this season given their physical state following a 42-17 thrashing at Denver on Sunday night.
San Jose Mercury News 17 hours ago

QB Johnson re-signs, Bubba Ventrone re-released

Duplicating last Tuesday's transaction, the 49ers re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson and released special-teams ace Bubba Ventrone.
San Jose Mercury News Oct 20, 2014

49ers' Harbaugh says Marcus Martin will get shot at center

Starting center Daniel Kilgore is scheduled for surgery Tuesday on his broken left leg and headed for season-ending injured reserve.

Harbaugh expects most of injured players back in time for Rams game

Coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday that he is hopeful of having back most of his injured players in time for the 49ers next game. That list doesn’t include starting center Daniel Kilgore, who is scheduled for surgery Tuesday on his broken… Continue Reading →

Jim Harbaugh: “Understand that the opponent played extremely well.”

SANTA CLARA — Here is the transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Monday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. C Daniel Kilgore, will he require surgery on that leg? “Tomorrow, he’s going to get surgery.”   Will he go on IR? “Yes.”   We all remember how bad the NT Ian Williams fracture was. Are […]

Visions of epic comeback spurred Harbaugh to stick with Kaepernick

Jim Harbaugh, known as Captain Comeback in his playing days, took the concept to another level Sunday night in Denver — at least in his own head. This comeback attempt was a lot to ask of Colin Kaepernick. (AP photo) The 49ers trailed 42-10 when they took possession at their own 13-yard-line with 11:22 left. Colin Kaepernick trotted onto the field, with a makeshift offensive line. It seemed curious to keep Kaepernick in the game at that point, given the risk of injury and the Broncos’ comfortable lead. As it turns out, Harbaugh thought the 49ers still had a chance. Yes, to win. “I was...

Kilgore will have surgery and miss rest of 2014 season

Jim Harbaugh opened his news conference Monday on a predictable note: Center Daniel Kilgore will have surgery Tuesday and will miss the rest of the season. Kilgore, in his first year as a starter, fractured his lower left leg in Sunday night’s 42-17 loss to the Broncos. It was not pretty: As soon as Denver linebacker Brandon Marshall crashed into the side of Kilgore’s leg, at the end of a third-quarter run by Frank Gore, Kilgore frantically waved to the sideline for help. Colin Kaepernick and other 49ers players surround center Daniel Kilgore after he was injured Sunday night. (AP photo)...

C Kilgore slated for surgery Tuesday, out for the season

Coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday that starting center Daniel Kilgore is scheduled for surgery on his broken left leg and headed for season-ending injured reserve.

C Kilgore slated for surgery Tuesday, out for the season

Coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday that starting center Daniel Kilgore is scheduled for surgery on his broken left leg and headed for season-ending injured reserve. Kilgore suffered a fractured lower left leg in the third quarter of Sunday night’s loss… Continue Reading →

49ers Player News

  • Colin Kaepernick

    Colin Kaepernick

    Visions of epic comeback spurred Harbaugh to stick with Kaepernick

  • Vernon Davis

    Vernon Davis

    Vernon Davis is active; 49ers seek to extend six-game streak

  • Patrick Willis

    Patrick Willis

    Patrick Willis and Mike Iupati are out

  • Frank Gore

    Frank Gore

    Frank Gore denies Ian Rapoport report that he was told his roster spot was in jeopardy

  • Anthony Davis

    Anthony Davis

    Tramaine Brock and Anthony Davis return to practice

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