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David Fucillo / Niners Nation 12 hours ago
Joe Staley contract: Full extension details

Joe Staley contract: Full extension details

The contract details are out for Joe Staley's new deal. We break down the nitty gritty, and what it means moving forward. Last Thursday, the San Francisco 49ers announced they had signed Joe Staley to a contract extension that will keep him in town through 2019. We had some numbers thrown around by Albert Breer and Ian Rapoport, but Jason Fitzgerald over at Over The Cap has what appears to be the full rundown. Jason described this as basically an entirely new contract with options years, bonuses and escalators mixed in. You can check out Staley's previous contract for comparison's sake,...
Niners Nation 10 hours ago

Colin Kaepernick No. 3 in jersey sales since April 1

The NFL released rankings of jersey sales since April 1. Colin Kaepernick came in No. 3. The NFL released some details on jersey sales since April 1, and San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick ranked No. 3. He has spent some time at the top of the jersey rankings, but slipped down to No. 3 this time around. Johnny Manziel ranked No. 1, and Russell Wilson came in at No. 2. Here is the full top ten: 1. Johnny Manziel2. Russell Wilson3. Colin Kaepernick4. Peyton Manning5. Richard Sherman6. Michael Sam7. Tom Brady8. Drew Brees9. Aaron Rodgers10. 12th Fan - Seahawks Yes indeed, the...
Akron Beacon Journal 11 hours ago

Browns rookie Johnny Manziel leads NFL in jerseys sold on its website

Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel will enter training camp this week as Brian Hoyer’s backup, but his No. 2 jersey is selling as if he’s the face of the NFL.Manziel leads the league in jerseys sold on its official apparel website, NFLShop.com, from April 1-July 17, the NFL announced Monday.Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl-winning quarterback Russell Wilson is No. 2 on the list. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman round out the top five.Manziel is the only Browns player to crack the top 25....

More 49ers Rumors & News

Key camp question: Will a young running back emerge?

The 49ers have drafted a running back for six straight years, which has led to annually misguided speculation about the new guy cutting into Frank Gore’s substantial workload.
San Jose Mercury News 8 hours ago

49ers camp questions

San Francisco 49ers need answers to these five questions during training camp.
San Jose Mercury News 8 hours ago

49ers training camp: Breaking down the roster

Here is a look at the 49ers' roster, position-by-position heading into training camp.

Key camp question: Who will spell Bowman?

The 49ers have ranked among top three in points allowed the past three years, but one of the NFL’s most formidable defenses figures to be absent two All-Pros to start the season.

Key camp question: Is Gabbert a good backup plan?

As with most NFL teams, the 49ers’ season will be sunk if their starting quarterback sustains a serious injury, right?
Matt Barrows / Sacramento Bee 16 hours ago
Battle stations! Inside linebacker gets top billing at 49ers training camp

Battle stations! Inside linebacker gets top billing at 49ers training camp

Over the next three days, I'll try to hit on the most intriguing battles in 49ers training camp, which gets under way with a Thursday practice.

Five key questions for the 49ers

This is my Sunday article on the 49ers. For the 49ers, training camp is about becoming the best. Second place isn’t good enough anymore. Enough with second place. Win the Super Bowl before the window of opportunity closes. With that in mind, here are five key questions the 49ers will face in training camp. 1. […]

Five key questions for the Raiders

This is my Sunday article on the Raiders. 49ers’ fans — feel free to skip this. For the Raiders, training camp is about becoming mediocre. The Raiders have been plain bad since Reggie McKenzie and Dennis Allen took over in 2012. Back-to-back 4-and-12 seasons. Win one, lose three. That pattern needs to end this year. […]

Stadium Fatigue Syndrome: A Bay Area plague

Good morning, Bay Area sports fans. If you’re feeling extra groggy this Sunday, you’re not alone. The entire region is suffering a bad case of SFS, also know as “Stadium Fatigue Syndrome.” Beyond a generally cranky and tired disposition, symptoms include disbelief, disgust, distrust and dyspepsia. And it’s no wonder. The 49ers just built a new stadium. The Raiders want a new stadium. The A’s want a new stadium in San Jose. Oakland hopes the A’s will stay in their old stadium. Los Angeles wants the Raiders to build a stadium down south. The Earthquakes are building their own...
Hometown roots run deep for Anquan Boldin, 49ers’ fierce wide receiver

Hometown roots run deep for Anquan Boldin, 49ers’ fierce wide receiver

For the last 100 years, the Florida town of Pahokee’s most valuable commodity was thought to be its soil. The 49ers’ Anquan Boldin, a native son, believes its people will be its salvation. And the hope is that the kids who escape Pahokee and its poverty don’t leave forever but, like him, return to help lift it from the muck. San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin. A new football stadium that opened at Pahokee High School in 2009 is named after Anquan Boldin, who was starting safety on the Blue Devils’ football team and also its starting quarterback. Anquan...

NT Williams placed on PUP, as expected

Nose tackle Ian Williams, whose 2013 season ended with a broken ankle in Week 2, was placed on the active/physically-unable-to-perform list Friday when he reported to training camp. The procedural transaction wasn’t unexpected, seeing how Williams did not participate in… Continue Reading →

Bad break: 49ers place NT Ian Williams on PUP list

The 49ers placed Ian Williams, who began last season as their starter at nose tackle, on the physically-unable-to-perform list today. Williams was injured early in the second game of the season when he was cut block by Seahawks guard J.R. Sweezy. The hit did not result in a penalty at the time, but it would this year after a rule was passed this offseason that penalizes blockers from rolling up on the back or side of the legs of a defender.

49ers Player News

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    Colin Kaepernick

    Colin Kaepernick No. 3 in jersey sales since April 1

  • 1 Vernon Davis

    Vernon Davis

    Vernon Davis and Alex Boone — a way their expected holdouts could end

  • 1 Alex Boone

    Alex Boone

    Thoughts on Alex Boone as training camp holdout looms

  • 1 Frank Gore

    Frank Gore

    Key camp question: Will a young running back emerge?

  • 1 Chris Culliver

    Chris Culliver

    Key camp question: Can Culliver rebound?

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