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The San Francisco 49ers Depth Chart for Offensive Skill Positions After the First Few Weeks of Free Agency
March 26th, 2013 at 1:16 PM
The San Francisco 49ers have made some very interesting moves during free agency thus far. They have brought in Anquan Boldin into the receiving core, they released David Akers, they traded Alex Smith, and they let Dashon Goldson walk away to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With all that has been...

San Francisco 49ers Have Reached an Agreement to Trade Alex Smith to Kansas City Chiefs
February 27th, 2013 at 11:47 AM
Multiple sources are now reporting that the San Francisco 49ers have reached an agreement to trade quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs. The deal is to include a second round draft pick in 2013 and a second round draft pick in 2014 that would go to the 49ers...

San Francisco 49ers GM Trent Baalke Noncommittal on Alex Smith Trade
February 22nd, 2013 at 8:38 AM
Yesterday San Francisco 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke held a press conference at the NFL combine, among the issues he was asked to address was the status of back up quarterback Alex Smith. And whether or not the 49ers would be trading Smith in the coming weeks. To no one’s...

Hall of Famer Joe Montana Probably Didn’t Know Rudy While at Notre Dame
February 21st, 2013 at 10:22 AM
Back in 2010, San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana was a guest on the Dan Patrick show. During his interview on that show he was asked to elaborate on the story of Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger and his time with the University of Notre Dame. For reference sake,...

The San Francisco 49ers Have Big Decision to Make in Quarterback Free Agent Pool This Off Season
February 18th, 2013 at 9:41 AM
The San Francisco 49ers had better start making moves to bring in another quarterback before Alex Smith has his bags completely packed. While there is little question that Smith will leave eventually, there are big questions regarding the free agent quarterbacks available to sign. And while the quarterback free agent...

Media Day on Tuesday Held a Lot of Questions for Alex Smith
January 31st, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Tuesday was media day for the San Francisco 49ers, and they had thousands of reports and journalists clamoring for answered questions and game day preparation notes. In the midst of all that hoopla stood a very stoic number 11 to take on the media onslaught. Back up quarterback Alex Smith...

San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Searches Out Patent for His Touchdown Pose
January 24th, 2013 at 1:28 PM
Today it was released that the state of showboating in sports will forever be changed with the San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick registering his touchdown celebration pose with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The pose, in which he kisses his bicep, is now known as "Kaepernicking". He officially...

The 49ers Look to Exploit Weaknesses in the Ravens Game, If There are Any
January 23rd, 2013 at 2:40 PM
With the Super Bowl two weeks away, many are trying to find an edge or a weakness with both the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens. Certainly a difficult task to undertake, as both teams are categorically the two best teams in the league, and many opponent has already tried...

The Montana Versus Brady Debate is Going Strong Now That New England is on the Doorstep of Another Super Bowl Appearance
January 17th, 2013 at 2:08 PM
Earlier this week there was a running poll on SportsCenter to determine which quarterback gets the most votes for best signal caller ever between current New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana. First of all this debate can and will never be solved, regardless...

Recent News on Tim Tebow Compares Itself to the Past 49ers Quarterback Concerns
January 11th, 2013 at 10:50 AM
Though not a typical topic to be addressed on a San Francisco 49ers website, the hoopla surrounding New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow does offer a few similarities that can touched upon in regards to the path of one 49ers quarterback. Recently Tebow has been in the news regarding his...

The San Francisco 49ers Take on the New England Patriots This Sunday with Playoff Implications on the Line
December 12th, 2012 at 10:12 AM
This Sunday night the San Francisco 49ers will have to endure their greatest test of the season as they travel to take on the New England Patriots. With a win against the Patriots the 49ers will clinch the NFC west division and at least clinch a wildcard spot for the...

San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Alex Smith Likely on the Move After the Season
December 11th, 2012 at 3:12 PM
With a win against the Miami Dolphins in week 14 of the NFL regular season, quarterback Colin Kaepernick has pretty much solidified his role as the starter for the San Francisco 49ers. Even if the 49ers incur another loss, it’s fair to say that Kaepernick is the future of the...

The San Francisco 49ers Drop a Crucial Game in Overtime to the St. Louis Rams
December 3rd, 2012 at 12:14 PM
The San Francisco 49ers played another brutal overtime football game against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Unfortunately for the 49ers, they could not squeak out a tie to end the game. As a matter of fact, they lost the contest that they were heavily favored to win 16-13. A...

The San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Controversy Rehashes Past Decisions at the Position
November 30th, 2012 at 11:05 AM
While the San Francisco 49ers nation remains divided on the current quarterback controversy between Alex Smith and Colin Kaepernick. It should be mentioned that this controversy is not entirely terrible to have. The 49ers have two very capable quarterback competing for a single job. It could be worse; they could...

The San Francisco 49ers Receive Good News and Bad News on Tuesday
November 27th, 2012 at 6:23 PM
This Tuesday appeared to be a good news, bad news kind of day for the 49ers. As if they needed any more drama to be brought up heading into a very important game against their division rival St. Louis Rams. Now they are to weigh not only the quarterback situation,...

The San Francisco 49ers Hold Off the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome in Week 12
November 26th, 2012 at 7:49 PM
It appears that the San Francisco 49ers may have ushered in a new quarterback era in their victory against the New Orleans Saints yesterday. The 31-21 victory may have just been the next step in the evolution of the 49ers franchise. The win takes the 49ers record to 8-2-1, and...

San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Controversy Creates Compelling Arguement
November 22nd, 2012 at 9:10 AM
This Thanksgiving morning the San Francisco 49ers reiterated that they are still undecided on who will be their starting quarterback come Sunday when they take on the New Orleans Saints. After an injury due to a concussion that kept him out of last week’s game against the Chicago Bears, starting...

San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh Returns to Practice After Minor Heart Procedure
November 16th, 2012 at 2:43 PM
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh returned to the practice field this Friday to oversee the team in morning walk-through drills and afternoon full contact practice. Harbaugh had been away from the team on Thursday after being hospitalized at Stanford Hospital with an irregular heartbeat. Team sources have indicated...

The San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears Face Off for Monday Night Football in Week Eleven
November 14th, 2012 at 11:35 AM
This coming Monday night the San Francisco 49ers host the Chicago Bears at Candlestick Park. Both teams are leading their respective divisions, and both teams are hungry to make amends for their shortcomings in week ten. The 49ers stand with a record of 6-2-1, and are coming off a disappointing...

San Francisco 49ers Vs New York Giants: Insider Report
October 12th, 2012 at 3:51 PM
The San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants square off once again this Sunday at Candlestick Park. And while most 49ers fans have their take on what to expect, there is always an element of the unknown when it comes to these high profile games. We know the Giants are...