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San Francisco 49ers Wide Receiver Anquan Boldin Upset with the Referees.
September 22nd, 2014 at 7:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco 49ers are off to a 1-2 start and frustrations are beginning to mount for the red and gold. The Niners have dropped the last two games despite leading at halftime in both occasions. Unfortunately, the Niners have squandered those leads with analysts have pointing towards the Niners...

Kassim Osgood Signs and Returns to the San Francisco 49ers…again.
September 10th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
Over the past month, veteran wide receiver Kassim Osgood has been on a roller coaster ride, but hopefully for the veterans sake, that ride has come to an end. After the San Francisco 49ers granted the release of running back LaMichael James on Monday, the Niners quickly filled the remaining...

Did Rookie Beat Out James for Starting Return Man for the San Francisco 49ers?
September 3rd, 2014 at 6:34 PM
While the depth charts on the San Francisco 49ers website states that it is unofficial, rookie wide receiver Bruce Ellington is penciled in ahead of running back LaMichael James for the lead spot at kick return and punt return. ***PHOTO1*** Ellington saw a lot of work during the preseason and was able...

San Francisco 49ers Sign WR Lance Lewis After Waiving Chuck Jacobs
August 9th, 2014 at 8:02 PM
The San Francisco 49ers have made another transaction to offset one of many injuries that have occurred this offseason. The Niners signed former Washington Redskins wide receiver Lance Lewis to a two-year deal after waiving wide out Chuck Jacobs. ***VIDEO1*** During the 49ers pre-season opener against the Baltimore Ravens, Jacobs returned a kick late in the...

San Francisco 49ers Waive Wide Receiver Jon Baldwin
August 4th, 2014 at 6:27 PM
The San Francisco 49ers waived wide receiver Jon Baldwin and claimed wide out L'Damian Washington off waivers from the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. The Niners signed Brandon Lloyd, traded for Stevie Johnson and drafted Bruce Ellington this offseason in order to strengthen the wide receiver position behind starters Michael Crabtree and Anquan Boldin. As...

Injuries Piling up for the San Francisco 49ers at Training Camp
August 1st, 2014 at 10:36 PM
As the second week of training camp begins to wind down, the trainer's room gets a little more crowded for the San Francisco 49ers. Friday's practice informed us that Michael Crabtree's previously undisclosed injury is a sore hamstring. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported that Crabtree could be sidelined for about a...

San Francisco 49ers GM Trent Baalke Will Try to Extend Mike Iupati and Michael Crabtree
July 28th, 2014 at 6:16 PM
Much of the talk surrounding contracts this offseason has been about guard Alex Boone and tight end Vernon Davis. While both are still under contract for the next two seasons, guard Mike Iupati and wide receiver Michael Crabtree are pending free agents. As a result, San Francisco 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke will do all...

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 Make Huge Trade with the Baltimore Ravens for Wide Receiver Anquan Boldin
March 12th, 2013 at 12:10 PM
The San Francisco 49ers have once again proven themselves to be one of the craftier organizations in the league. It was reported today that they somehow worked out a trade for Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin. This trade comes as a complete surprise to 49ers fans, as Boldin was...

San Francisco 49ers: Window of Opportunity for Big Name Wide Receiver Signing Might Be Closing in San Francisco
March 6th, 2013 at 10:36 AM
This week the Kansas City Chiefs were reported to have signed free agent wide receiver Dwayne Bowe to a five year, 56 million dollar contract. No doubt to help shore up the tools for their newly acquired quarterback and former San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Alex Smith to utilize. While...

San Francisco 49ers Have not Made the Future of Randy Moss Clear Yet
March 4th, 2013 at 9:51 AM
It appears that there is still uncertainty in the San Francisco 49ers organization as to the future of wide receiver Randy Moss. While most believe that he will be released by the franchise, including Moss himself, there has been no direct statement to the fact. And now some of his...

Media Backlash Regarding Randy Moss “Best Ever” Statement not Entirely Fair
February 20th, 2013 at 11:46 AM
Earlier this year San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Randy Moss made a statement to the media in regards to himself being the greatest wide receiver in history. He also stated that he in fact changed the game, alluding to his efforts in revolutionizing the wide receiver position. Since his pre...

San Francisco 49ers Weigh Wide Receiver Options Part II
February 16th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
After taking a good look at Percy Harvin, and why the 49ers should not consider him a candidate for the squad. It’s only fair to take a closer look at the other wide receiver options the 49ers have. That is if they even want to bring in another wide out...

San Francisco 49ers Weigh Wide Receiver Options Part I
February 15th, 2013 at 10:19 AM
There have been recent reports that the San Francisco 49ers have expressed interest in trading for Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin. Harvin for his part has recently taken to the media to express his desire to move on to another team. While that may seem like a very nice...

Randy Moss Calls Himself Greatest Wide Receiver Ever, Jerry Rice Reacts
January 29th, 2013 at 6:00 PM
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver, Randy Moss spoke to press at Super Bowl XLVII Media Day in New Orleans today, calling himself "the best receiver to ever play this game." Many were shocked by the statement, and it has been debated ever since, with Jerry Rice stepping in to retaliate. When...

The San Francisco 49ers Travel to New Jersey Sunday to Take on the New York Jets
September 28th, 2012 at 1:32 PM
The San Francisco 49ers head to MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford New Jersey this Sunday to take on the New York Jets. Both teams are now 2-1 on the season, and both teams have had some spectacular highs and bone numbing lows this early in the season. The 49ers are...

Who Will Be Left Off of the 49ers Offensive Roster for the 2012 Season Part II
May 16th, 2012 at 12:27 PM
Just like at the quarterback position, the San Francisco 49ers have the dubious task of weeding out a few wide receivers that will end up not being on the 2012 roster. More than any other position on the team, the 49ers are overloaded at wide receiver. They have five wide...

A. J. Jenkins to Attend 49ers Rookie Minicamp
May 8th, 2012 at 12:59 PM
It seems that the San Francisco 49ers 2012 first round draft pick A. J. Jenkins has already decided to display his commitment to his new team and teammates by attending the three day rookie minicamp scheduled to begin on Friday. Jenkins, who majored in communications while at college, was due...

San Francisco 49ers Have History of Notable Selections in Later Rounds of NFL Draft Part II
April 20th, 2012 at 1:21 PM
In keeping with the NFL draft theme, and the propensity for the San Francisco 49ers to strike it rich with their late round diamond-in-the-rough selections, it’s only fair to shed a little light on some of the other players that has made the franchise so successful. Late round draft choices...

New Orleans Saints Bounty Scandal Tape Made Public
April 6th, 2012 at 5:25 PM
On Tuesday of this week, a vulgar recording of a locker room speech from accused bounty scandal leader, Greg Williams, surfaced. The recording, which employed expletives not suitable for printing, was made a day before the New Orleans Saints were to take the field against the San Francisco 49ers in...