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Counting down to Week 12

The San Francisco 49ers host Washington Sunday afternoon, and I figured we could close out Saturday with an open thread. And who better to lead our open thread than Washington owner Dan Snyder in his full South Park glory. If you missed the season opener back in September, they tore the NFL to shreds over several issues. As a 49ers fan, I was amused by their mistaken use of Gideon Yu as 49ers team president. It was subsequently corrected. Whatever the case, feel free to use this as an open thread to chat away about whatever you want (mindful of site decorum). We'll be back in the morning...

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San Jose Mercury News Nov 20, 2014

49ers: Breaking down Washington

San Francisco 49ers host Washington on Sunday.

Breaking Down Washington

BREAKING DOWN WASHINGTON * The skinny: Washington is in the midst of a two-game losing streak and it has lost six of its past eight.

Breaking Down Washington

BREAKING DOWN WASHINGTON * The skinny: Washington is in the midst of a two-game losing streak and it has lost six of its past eight. Two of its three wins came against the 1-9 Jaguars and the 2-8 Titans. First-year… Continue Reading →

Advantage, 49ers: Aldon Smith vs. Morgan Moses

Williams’ replacement? That’s rookie Morgan Moses, a third-round pick from Virginia with zero career starts. Before Williams was injured in the first quarter Sunday, Moses had played six snaps in Washington’s first nine games.
CSN Washington Nov 20, 2014

Desean Jackson: 'Close call' between 49ers, Redskins

The Redskins are glad they have DeSean Jackson on their side against the 49ers this weeks. They were close to needing to draw up a game plan to stop hm.

What should we make of the handling of Michael Crabtree?

Michael Crabtree is in a contract year.Is the recent handling of wide receiver Michael Crabtree sending the right message to the rest of the team? Crabtree complained to a pair of reporters that he was a third option on third down after he caught a crucial 48-yard pass in New Orleans on 4th-and-10. The play salvaged the season. It set up kicker Phil Dawson for a tying field goal and then the 49ers won the game in overtime on another Dawson 3-pointer. Asked about the play afterwards, Crabtree volunteered that he was the third option on third down, suggesting that he should be higher in the...

Vernon Davis: “I’ve been healthy since the Bye week. I’ve been full-go.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Vernon Davis’ Wednesday interview. ME: Last season, you had 8 touchdowns in the red zone. V.DAVIS: That sounds good. ME: This season you have one target in the red zone, and it was Week 1. Why is that? V.DAVIS: I don’t know why, either. I’ve been here […]

Jim Harbaugh says there is no reason Vernon Davis has been targeted just once in the red zone this season

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. You said that you expect LB Ahmad Brooks to play Sunday. Has the team taken any action against him for insubordination? “We’ve addressed it. It’s not insubordination. Let’s just clear that one up.”   OK. What […]

Colin Kaepernick says “execution” is the reason the 49ers’ red-zone offense is ranked 31st in football

SANTA  CLARA — This is the transcript of Colin Kaepernick’s Wednesday interview, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. As a leader of the team, how much were you in tune with what was going on with LB Ahmad Brooks on Sunday? “I was worried about the offense, trying to get us ready.”   After the […]

After getting off the field, RT Davis still on sideline

Davis was injured on the first play after the two-minute warning, Colin Kaepernick’s five-yard run on 3rd-and-7. On Sunday night, Davis detailed Jim Harbaugh’s reaction to the clock possibly stopping for an injury with the Giants out of timeouts.
San Jose Mercury News Nov 19, 2014

Practice report: No sign of Bowman; Anthony Davis apparently in concussion protocol; Tramaine Brock still out

Linebacker NaVorro Bowman did not make his season debut at practice Wednesday even though the 49ers have began their three-week window to evaluate his return from knee surgery.

Practice report: No sign of Bowman; Anthony Davis apparently in concussion protocol; Tramaine Brock still out

Linebacker NaVorro Bowman did not make his season debut at practice Wednesday even though the 49ers have began their three-week window to evaluate his return from knee surgery. Coach Jim Harbaugh said earlier in the day that Bowman likely would… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News Nov 19, 2014

Vernon Davis optimistic he will snap out of latest dry spell

Vernon Davis claimed he is fully healthy and that his hard work will eventually end his end-zone dry spell.

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