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San Jose Mercury News

Pregame report: TEs Vernon Davis, Vance McDonald both out; CB Brock, RT Davis still shelved

Colin Kaepernick won't have his favorite touchdown target today, as tight end Vernon Davis has been inactivated because of an ankle injury.

San Jose Mercury News

Back issue lands Kaepernick on injury report

Colin Kaepernick surfaced for the first time this season on the injury report with a back issue, though he fully practiced Thursday.

San Jose Mercury News

Harbaugh transcript: 49ers coach weighs in on Goodell, Kaepernick s back injury and lessons from Bo Schembechler

Here s a transcript of Jim Harbaugh s meeting with the press. He expressed his support for Commissioner Roger Goodell, recalled how Bo Schembechler taught him how to win on the road and called Colin Kaepernick s minor back injury is a non-issue .

49ers Hot Read | San Jose Mercury News

Harbaugh transcript: 49ers coach weighs in on Goodell, Kaepernick’s back injury and lessons from Bo Schembechler

Here’s a transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s meeting with the press. He expressed his support for Commissioner Roger Goodell, recalled how Bo Schembechler taught him how to win on the road and called Colin Kaepernick’s minor back injury is a non-issue… Continue Reading →

Sacramento Bee

Kaepernick lands on 49ers’ injury report

The 49ers added quarterback Colin Kaepernick to their practice participation report today with a back injury. Kaepernick was not listed on Wednesday’s report and went through Thursday’s practice in full, signaling that the issue is unlikely to cause him to miss any of Sunday’s game.

Chicago Sun-Times

Bears’ headache starts early with special-teams mistakes

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — At the end of a very bad week — a stiff-arm posterizing by Fred Jackson and an NFL fine — Chris Conte had what seemed like revenge Sunday night: a leaping interception of Colin Kaepernick. The joy didn’t last long, though — the safety left Sunday night’s game in the second quarter with a shoulder injury. The Bears did not elaborate on which shoulder he hurt. Conte has offseason surgery on his right, starting the preseason on the...

Chicago Sun-Times

Chris Conte exits after big play; Bears win despite special teams stumbles

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — At the end of a very bad week — a stiff-arm posterizing by Fred Jackson and an NFL fine — Chris Conte had what seemed like redemption Sunday night: a leaping interception of Colin Kaepernick. The joy didn’t last long, though — the safety left Sunday night’s game in the second quarter with a shoulder injury. The Bears did not elaborate on which shoulder he hurt. Conte had offseason surgery on his right shoulder, starting the...

Dallas Cowboys Blog | ESPN Dallas

Michael Sam works hard on practice squad

Michael Sam, the NFL’s most high-profile practice squad player, is doing a good job in practice but you shouldn’t expect him to join the active roster anytime soon. Injuries, of course, always present an opportunity. Other than that, though, the best thing Sam can do is continue to learn the system, maximize his time in the weight room and be a ready to earn a spot on the roster next season.  The Cowboys didn’t rush the passer well last season, and they didn’t sack Colin Kaepernick last week.

Dallas Cowboys Blog | ESPN Dallas

How did Vernon Davis get so wide open?

ARLINGTON, Texas -- How does a Pro Bowl tight end get left uncovered up the sideline? The simple answer is that the Dallas Cowboys' zone defense broke down when San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick scrambled before firing a 29-yard touchdown strike to Vernon Davis. “It’s a learning experience for me,” said safety J.J. Wilcox, a second-year player making his sixth career start. “If I have to take responsibility for it, I will.

FOX Sports

Donovan McNabb: Colin Kaepernick Or Tony Romo? - @TheBuzzeronFox

Who would Donovan McNabb want as the QB on his team - Colin Kaepernick or Tony Romo? All No. 5 to explain. Watch the latest @TheBuzzer clips: http://www.youtube.com/play... Connect with @TheBuzzer Online: Visit the @TheBuzzer WEBSITE: http://www.foxspo

49ers Hot Read | San Jose Mercury News

49ers 10, Chargers 7 — halftime

Colin Kaepernick got yanked early in the second quarter, as he avoided injury and got in enough work to satisfy coach Jim Harbaugh. On Kaepernick’s final drive, he completed his first five passes and guided the 49ers into scoring position.… Continue Reading →

San Jose Mercury News

49ers 10, Chargers 7 — halftime

Colin Kaepernick got yanked early in the second quarter, as he avoided injury and got in enough work to satisfy coach Jim Harbaugh.

ESPNNumbersNeverLie

Colin Kaepernick the Next Great 49ers QB?

Numbers Never Lie's Michael Smith and Jemele Hill react to Colin Kaepernick's contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers.