8:10 AM EDT, Mon August 21, 2017
9 hours ago

‘My life’s purpose is bigger than football’: Why Anquan Boldin is leaving the NFL

Anquan Boldin, a veteran wide receiver who appeared in regular-season games for four teams, including the 49ers, has retired from the NFL. “Football has afforded me a platform throughout my …
10 hours ago

49ers’ Shanahan: Brooks’ big salary won’t factor into roster decision

Kyle Shanahan said he won't be looking at dollar signs when making roster decisions later this month. "I don't even know what their salaries are," the 49ers coach said Sunday. …
17 hours ago

49ers game review: Offensive miscues mask solid defensive effort

You've probably read that the 49ers' first-string offense played poorly against the Broncos on Saturday. (I can verify that). That unit's mistake-filled game, however, overshadowed the 49ers defense, which despite …
Aug 20, 2017

Longtime teammates Beathard, Kittle show spark in 49ers’ bleak performance

Tight end George Kittle was like the kid watching from the window with a fever as his friends have a snowball fight outside. Last week in Kansas City Kittle was …
Aug 20, 2017

Kelly slam, Phillies beat Giants 12-9 to end 6-game skid

— Pinch-hitter Ty Kelly had a grand slam, Rhys Hoskins hit a three-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies snapped a six-game losing streak, beating the San Francisco Giants 12-9 Saturday …
Aug 19, 2017

49ers notes: Hoyer, starters flop against Broncos backups

Fans who have been reading about Brian Hoyer’s training-camp heroics probably are wondering what the fuss is about. The 49ers’ starting quarterback, who has looked masterful on the practice field, …
Aug 18, 2017

Han Solo Award? Handing out honors from rough-and-tumble camp Shanahan

School's out for summer. Training camp ended this week, and while it's not nearly the event that it used to be when the 49ers took their show on the road, …
Aug 18, 2017

Who’s No. 2? Rookie C.J. Beathard among 49ers storylines vs. Broncos

Brian Hoyer played seven snaps against Kansas City last week. Kyle Shanahan is hoping for perhaps three times that amount Saturday against the Denver Broncos. "And in the third game …
Aug 18, 2017

Hot Property: Giants pitcher Matt Cain ups the ante for his Arizona paradise

Time is money, people. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain didn’t catch a buyer last year with his 11,021-square-foot home in Paradise Valley, Ariz., so he’s upped the asking …
Aug 18, 2017

49ers John Lynch gets second chance to explain flag stance, regrets using ‘divisive’

John Lynch got a second chance to discuss his view of anthem protests Friday morning. His Wednesday comments on the subject drew criticism after he said the protests can be …
Aug 17, 2017

NFL’s top right tackle or 21st best? 49ers’ Trent Brown battling for consistency

Von Miller says Trent Brown is the top right tackle in the NFL right now. Joe Staley has said he's the most gifted tackle he's ever played with. Said Tank …
Aug 17, 2017

49ers practice report 15: Teams in a fighting mood on last day of camp

The 49ers and Broncos had an abbreviated practice in shorts and shoulder pads, but it didn't prevent several scrums from bubbling up during the session. The 49ers said that was …
Aug 17, 2017

Same shoulder, different injury: 49ers’ Reuben Foster limited in practice

SANTA CLARA Reuben Foster will be limited in practice Thursday with a shoulder injury, but don’t worry, it’s not the same injury that required surgery before the draft. Foster has …
Aug 17, 2017

A potential trade, an ankle injury and a free agent come into play in 49ers preseason

As the 49ers key up for a preseason game against the Denver Broncos, The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows gives us three players to watch in this week's game. …
Aug 16, 2017

‘Back where I belong’: Pablo Sandoval discusses journey back to Giants

Pablo Sandoval might not be hitting well right now, but he feels he’s “back where I belong.” In a post on The Players’ Tribune, the Giants third baseman discusses his …