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49ers to Talk to LB Lance Briggs Monday

Seven-time Pro Bowl linebacker Lance Briggs told Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com he has a Monday visit scheduled with the San Francisco 49ers. Briggs just completed his 12th and final season with the Chicago Bears. The Elk Grove, California, native grew up 1 ½ hours from Candlestick Park and was a 49ers fan. The 49ers are […]
David Fucillo / Niners Nation 9 hours ago

Lance Briggs to visit 49ers on Monday, per report

The San Francisco 49ers will bring in a veteran inside linebacker for a look. Will they sign Briggs? The San Francisco 49ers are continuing their look for depth at inside linebacker this week. Lance Briggs told ESPN he is visiting the 49ers on Monday. Matt Barrows previously reported the team had some discussions with Briggs. Shortly after that, Trent Baalke confirmed Briggs was on the team's radar, but never got into any details on a visit. Baalke had also mentioned Mason Foster, but he recently signed with the Bears. The 49ers could use some depth at linebacker, but have publicly...

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San Jose Mercury News 10 hours ago

Report: Lance Briggs to visit 49ers on Monday

Lance Briggs will visit the 49ers on Monday, the 34-year-old linebacker told ESPN.com.Briggs, a seven-time Pro Bowler during his 12 seasons with the Chicago Bears, told ESPN.

Report: Lance Briggs to visit 49ers on Monday

Lance Briggs will visit the 49ers on Monday, the 34-year-old linebacker told ESPN.com. Briggs, a seven-time Pro Bowler during his 12 seasons with the Chicago Bears, told ESPN.com that he can “still perform at an elite level,” despite being limited… Continue Reading →

Assessing the 49ers’ exodus: 107 starts and 6,355 snaps

The group of 10 departed players combined to start 107 games in 2014 and play 6,355 snaps. Those figures roughly mirror the exodus after the 2010 season when the 49ers lost 11 players who had made at least one start. That group combined to start 114 games in 2010 and play 6,295 snaps.
San Jose Mercury News Mar 27, 2015

49ers waive cornerback Cameron Fuller

The 49ers released Richmond native Cameron Fuller on Friday, ending the cornerback's tenure without him making a regular season appearance.

49ers waive cornerback Cameron Fuller

The 49ers released Richmond native Cameron Fuller on Friday, ending the cornerback's tenure without him making a regular season appearance. Fuller was signed to San Francisco's practice squad in December and he was promoted to the active roster 10 days… Continue Reading →

Jonathan Martin release an indicator of Trent Baalke’s increasing power

Pete Carroll has more success with Stanford players than Harbaugh did. (Brant Ward/The Chronicle)One difference without 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, the 49ers are no longer wedded to his personal favorites. One such player, offensive linemen Jonathan Martin, was released on Thursday. Martin struggled mightily while playing for right tackle Anthony Davis, who missed nine games. Martin, at times, was tossed around in the run game and yielded six sacks, which was second most on the team. Harbaugh tried to get more of his favorites on the team, including former Stanford fullback/linebacker Owen...

One and done: 49ers waive OT Jonathan Martin

The 49ers have waived offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, a 2012 second-round pick of the Dolphins they acquired last year for a 2015 seventh-round selection. Martin, 25, who was scheduled to earn a $1.04 million base salary, played at Stanford under former 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh. Martin struggled last year while making nine starts in place of oft-injured right tackle Anthony Davis: Despite his part-time starting role, he allowed the second-most sacks (6) and third-most quarterback pressures (21) on the team, according to Pro Football Focus. Martin left the Dolphins during the 2013 season in...
San Jose Mercury News Mar 26, 2015

49ers release OT Jonathan Martin

The 49ers announced Thursday they have waived offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, ending his disappointing one year in San Francisco.

49ers release OT Jonathan Martin

The 49ers announced Thursday they have waived offensive tackle Jonathan Martin, ending his disappointing one year in San Francisco. Martin made nine starts and appeared in 15 games last year after being acquired in a trade from the Miami Dolphins… Continue Reading →

49ers waive Jonathan Martin

The 49ers just announced they have waived offensive tackle Jonathan Martin. Erik Pears replaces Martin as the 49ers’ backup offensive tackle. Last summer, the 49ers acquired Martin from the Miami Dolphins in exchange for a conditional 2015 7th-round pick. Martin started nine games and gave up six sacks last season when Anthony Davis was injured. […]

Grading the 49ers’ offensive line: Past and present

The San Francisco 49ers had the best offensive line in the NFL when they played in the Super Bowl a couple of years ago. Here’s how I grade that offensive line player by player: LT Joe Staley: A. The best offensive tackle in the league in 2012. LG Mike Iupati: A-. One of the best […]

Videos: Buster Posey, Matt Cain and Harris Barton muse about Match Play in SF

The Match Play Championship at Harding Park is only five weeks away, so it seems timely to share these PGA Tour-produced snippets. Giants catcher Buster Posey, Giants pitcher Matt Cain and former 49ers offensive tackle Harris Barton — speaking on the practice green at Pebble Beach during last month’s AT&T Pro-Am — answered a few questions about Match Play. Here’s Posey imagining a head-to-head golfing duel between two of his teammates: Here’s Cain, echoing Posey in taking a friendly jab at reliever Sergio Romo: And, finally, here’s Barton setting up his own Match Play bracket and...
San Jose Mercury News Mar 25, 2015

49ers' Tomsula excited about Kaepernick's time with Warner

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Tomsula says Colin Kaepernick's offseason time with Kurt Warner could impact the quarterback's approach to the game.

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