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49ers roster cuts 2015: First round includes Lawrence Okoye, Trey Millard

The San Francisco 49ers cut down to 75 players on Monday, with ten releases, and four injury list moves. We've got the list. The San Francisco 49ers formally announced their roster moves to get down to 75 players, and we have some surprises. The team released defensive tackle Lawrence Okoye and fullback Trey Millard, ending a pair of experiments that apparently never quite took off. Okoye signed as an undrafted free agent in 2013, with no experience in American football. He spent 2013 on injured reserve, and then spent 2014 on the practice squad. He showed improvement this year, but it...

Lawrence Okoye included in first wave of 49ers’ roster cuts

The 49ers just announced their first wave of cuts, and the following players have been released: K Corey Acosta LB Steve Beauharnais CB Mylan Hicks T Sean  Hooey WR Mario Hull WR Chuck Jacobs WR Nigel King LB Shawn Lemon FB Trey Millard DL Lawrence Okoye The team also announced it has placed C Daniel […]

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San Jose Mercury News Aug 29, 2015

CB Tramaine Brock, TE Vance McDonald won't play against Broncos

Cornerback Tramaine Brock's hamstring issue will keep him out of the 49ers exhibition against the Denver Broncos.

49ers’ Aussie star Jarryd Hayne already has a tribute song

He hasn’t even made the 49ers roster yet, and Jarryd Hayne already has a song. Australian musicians the Robertson Brothers recorded a tribute song for the Australian rugby league-turned-football player. Appropriately, it’s a take on Tupac’s famous ‘California Love.’ The chorus is a bit Alvin and the Chipmunks for our taste, but the verses are fun. “Make it Hayne” is a catchphrase that could definitely gain traction among 49ers fans. The 49ers play the Broncos tonight at 6 PM. If you’re really into preseason football, we’ve got live coverage here.

CB Tramaine Brock, TE Vance McDonald won't play against Broncos

Cornerback Tramaine Brock's hamstring issue will keep him out of the 49ers exhibition against the Denver Broncos. Linebacker Nick Moody, who also got hurt in Thursday's joint practice, was seen stretching his injured knee in pregame warmups. He has not been ruled… Continue Reading →

Live coverage: 49ers play Broncos in preseason game 3

Stick here for live coverage throughout the 49ers’ 6 PM preseason game against the Denver Broncos.
San Jose Mercury News Aug 29, 2015

Charting Peyton Manning's dominance of 49ers

The last time Peyton Manning faced the 49ers in Week 3 of an exhibition season, he dominated with a 148.

Charting Peyton Manning's dominance of 49ers

The last time Peyton Manning faced the 49ers in Week 3 of an exhibition season, he dominated with a 148.6 passer rating in that 2012 game in Denver.  The 49ers actually won that meeting -- as if exhibition scores matter --… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News Aug 29, 2015

Can 49ers regain focus while also resolving five positions against Broncos?

As chief architect of the 49ers roster, Trent Baalke is convinced it can withstand this year's constant succession of personnel blows, the latest being outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks' leave of absence amid a sexual-battery charge.

Can 49ers regain focus while also resolving five positions against Broncos?

As chief architect of the 49ers roster, Trent Baalke is convinced it can withstand this year's constant succession of personnel blows, the latest being outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks' leave of absence amid a sexual-battery charge. Saturday's exhibition against the Denver… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News Aug 28, 2015

49ers charm Denver high school players after practice

Football players at Denver's Manual High School met some special guests Friday. The 49ers held their walk-through practice at the downtown school, not far from Sports Authority Field at Mile High, where they'll play Saturday night against the Broncos in both teams' third exhibition this preseason.

49ers charm Denver high school players after practice

Football players at Denver's Manual High School met some special guests Friday. The 49ers held their walk-through practice at the downtown school, not far from Sports Authority Field at Mile High, where they'll play Saturday night against the Broncos in both teams' third exhibition… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News Aug 28, 2015

49ers' resolve sure to be tested by Manning, Broncos in Denver

'This is a resilient group,' 49ers GM Trent Baalke said this week. 'They're going to stay focused.'

49ers’ third exhibition may answer questions…or not

This is my Saturday column. The 49ers’ preseason game Saturday against the Denver Broncos almost matters. It’s the third preseason game, the dress rehearsal. Both teams’ starters probably will play the entire first half so they can get in rhythm and feel confident for the regular season. Here are the top-three things to watch about […]

Notes: 49ers protest call; Hayne receives advice from opponent

CENTENNIAL, Colo. – The two days of joint practices between the 49ers and Broncos ended today without a brawl breaking out between the teams. But the final day wasn’t without controversy, albeit mostly good-natured.

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