5:25 AM EDT, Tue October 17, 2017
10 hours ago

49ers’ Arik Armstead to have surgery on hand, may be lost for season

Former first-round pick Arik Armstead suffered a broken hand in the second quarter of Sunday's game and may have to sit out the rest of the season, Kyle Shanahan said …
12 hours ago

Raiders sign ex-49er NaVorro Bowman to a one-year deal

NaVorro Bowman isn’t going far. The long-time 49ers linebacker signed a one-year, $3 million deal with the Oakland Raiders on Monday, according to ESPN. The 49ers released Bowman on Friday …
Oct 15, 2017

‘Calm, cool and collected’ -- C.J. Beathard nearly delivers 49ers’ first win

Hands in his jeans pocket. His pink, checked shirt un-ironed and untucked. Stubble on his cheeks. C.J. Beathard on Sunday afternoon looked like a guy waiting for his Uber ride …
Oct 15, 2017

49ers notes: Hyde gets bulk of carries, Shanahan calls trade report ‘100 percent false’

Kyle Shanahan said rumors late last week that the 49ers were talking to other teams about trading running back Carlos Hyde were "absolutely, absolutely 100 percent false." And if that …
Oct 15, 2017

Report card: 49ers wake up, but it’s not enough

Offense: Quarterback C.J. Beathard's second-quarter entrance woke up not just the snoozing offense but the entire team. Beathard made rookie-like mistakes but seems to have the guts and aggressiveness Kyle …
Oct 15, 2017

Hoyer gets hook, 49ers turn to rookie quarterback C.J. Beathard

An ineffective Brian Hoyer was pulled from Sunday’s game in the second quarter in favor of rookie C.J. Beathard, who made his first-ever NFL regular-season throws before halftime. Hoyer has …
Oct 15, 2017

49ers pregame: No Reuben Foster in Washington

Reuben Foster will not be in uniform Sunday, the fifth straight game he has missed since suffering a high-ankle sprain in Week 1. Foster’s return, even in a limited capacity, …
Oct 15, 2017

Report: NaVorro Bowman expected to visit Raiders

Released by the 49ers on Saturday, free-agent linebacker NaVorro Bowman is expected to visit to a team 35 miles north, the Oakland Raiders. The NFL Network on Sunday reported “strong …
Oct 14, 2017

49ers promote tight end Cole Hikutini to 53-man squad

The 49ers on Saturday filled the roster spot left by NaVorro Bowman's exit by promoting rookie tight end Cole Hikutini from the practice squad to the active roster. Hikutini (Pleasant …
Oct 14, 2017

How will 49ers use Reuben Foster, Carlos Hyde on road against Washington Redskins?

Sunday’s 49ers game Opponent: at Washington Redskins Time: 10 a.m. Line: Redskins by 11 Records: 49ers 0-5, Redskins 2-2 TV/radio: Ch. 40 (Chris Myers, Daryl Johnston), 680, 1320 Three things …
Oct 14, 2017

How 49ers’ NaVorro Bowman went from indispensable to expendable

. Under the 49ers' previous regime, older players who had been part of the 49ers' recent glory days were king. NaVorro Bowman was drafted by former general manager Trent Baalke …
Oct 14, 2017

Tomsula, Vernon, Manusky? SF to face former version of itself Sunday

Jim Tomsula feverishly coaching defensive linemen who were drafted by Scot McCloughan. Vernon Davis accelerating past opposing linebackers on deep passes. Greg Manusky, bifocals balanced at the end of his …
Oct 13, 2017

49ers release veteran linebacker NaVorro Bowman

NaVorro Bowman, who closed out Candlestick Park with an interception for a touchdown and who has been the heart of San Francisco's defense in recent years, no longer is a …
Oct 13, 2017

49ers notes: How Matt Breida ate into Carlos Hyde’s playing time

Matt Breida grew up studying how Frank Gore and Brian Westbrook operated in pass protection. The common denominators for both running backs: Neither is very big but both were -- …
Oct 13, 2017

Giants manager Bruce Bochy resting after heart procedure

Giants manager Bruce Bochy was said to be resting comfortably after undergoing an ablation in San Diego to treat an atrial fibrillation – his second heart procedure this year and …