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Stevie Johnson not frustrated by spot on 49ers depth chart

Stevie Johnson not frustrated by spot on 49ers depth chart

profootballtalk.com Updated 10 hours ago
When wide receiver Stevie Johnson was in Buffalo, he served as the team’s No. 1 receiver most of the time. No one was surprised when that changed with the offseason trade that brought him to San Francisco because the 49ers already had Anquan Boldin and …
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  • 49ers injury report: Patrick Willis questionable

    49ers injury report: Patrick Willis questionable

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    There were no changes to the San Francisco 49ers’ injury report – no players missed practice because of injury Friday – and there were still only four players listed as the Niners enjoyed their post-bye work week. No players were ruled out for Sunday's …
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  • Report: Charges unlikely for 49ers' McDonald

    Report: Charges unlikely for 49ers' McDonald

    The Santa Clara District Attorney's office likely will not charge San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald with domestic violence, according to a report.
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  • Rams vs. 49ers preview

    Rams vs. 49ers preview

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    The San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams met just three weeks ago, with the Rams jumping out to a 14-0 lead before falling 31-17. A week later, the Rams upset the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks, and the Niners were thumped by the Denve…
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  • 49ers getting away from printed tickets

    49ers getting away from printed tickets

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    Ticket stubs will soon be going the way of the dodo bird. According to Don Muret of SportsBusiness Daily, the 49ers will stop printing tickets to games in 2015. The decision flows from heavy adoption of the team’s mobile ticketing device. The 49ers expe…
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  • Greg Roman “pretty darned pleased” with Marcus Lattimore

    Greg Roman “pretty darned pleased” with Marcus Lattimore

    profootballtalk.com 18 hours ago
    Marcus Lattimore returned to practice for the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday for the first time this season. The second-year running back from South Carolina has yet to play in an NFL game after being drafted by the 49ers in 2013. Lattimore suffered a…
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  • 49ers OC Greg Roman gives scouting report on RB Marcus Lattimor…

    49ers OC Greg Roman gives scouting report on RB Marcus Lattimore

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    Looking for a scouting report on how Marcus Lattimore's first practice of the 2014 season went for the San Francisco 49ers running back? “It was good, very good ... great to see him out there,” Niners offensive coordinator Greg Roman said Thursday. “He …
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  • Jeff Fisher not expecting to face Aldon Smith this week

    Jeff Fisher not expecting to face Aldon Smith this week

    ESPN.com yahoo.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The San Francisco 49ers enter Sunday's game against the St. Louis Rams with the inherent advantage of coming off a bye week and a number of players returning to health. The Rams, meanwhile, head toward that meeting with 13 players on …
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  • 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick welcomes blitz, return of healthy TE …

    49ers QB Colin Kaepernick welcomes blitz, return of healthy TE Vernon Davis

    ESPN.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The last time Colin Kaepernick faced the St. Louis Rams, less than three weeks ago, the San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback shredded their pass defense for 343 passing yards with three TDs and no interceptions. So why should this week…
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  • Mike Iupati cleared to return after concussion

    Mike Iupati cleared to return after concussion

    profootballtalk.com Oct 29 (2 days ago)
    San Francisco guard Mike Iupati will be back on the field on Sunday. Iupati, who missed the 49ers’ Week Seven against the Broncos after suffering a concussion in Week Six against the Rams, has been cleared to return. That’s a boost for the 49ers’ offens…
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  • Seahawks still the NFC favorites, betting-wise

    Seahawks still the NFC favorites, betting-wise

    ESPN.com Oct 29 (2 days ago)
    RENTON, Wash. -- Believe it or not, the Seattle Seahawks still are the betting favorite in the NFC to win the 2015 Super Bowl. The Seahawks are 8-1 in the latest odds from Bovada.lv., ahead of the Green Bay Packers at 10-1. The Dallas Cowboys and the Sa…
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  • NaVorro Bowman is on his way back, faster than ever

    NaVorro Bowman is on his way back, faster than ever

    profootballtalk.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    When doctors rebuilt the left knee 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman blew out last year in the playoffs, they apparently used some Steve Austin technology. Because according to 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke, Bowman is faster than ever. During an appe…
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Rams

    The Film Don't Lie: Rams

    ESPN.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    A weekly look at what the St. Louis Rams must fix: The San Francisco 49ers just played the Rams in Week 6. Colin Kaepernick & Co. had plenty of success throwing the ball in that game, as he finished with 343 yards while completing 62.9 percent of hi…
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  • Jim Harbaugh gives updates on injured 49ers

    Jim Harbaugh gives updates on injured 49ers

    ESPN.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers returned from their bye week on Monday and held a light practice at their facility that ended with a team photo of all the players who earned degrees wearing their respective college colors. And yes, coach …
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  • Glenn Dorsey returns to practice for 49ers

    Glenn Dorsey returns to practice for 49ers

    profootballtalk.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    The 49ers defense got an old friend back in the mix at practice on Monday. Defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey took part in practice for the first time since being place on injured reserve with the designation to return because of a biceps tear he suffered in…
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  • NFL Nation TV tackles the big QB question -- Peyton Manning or …

    NFL Nation TV tackles the big QB question -- Peyton Manning or Tom Brady?

    ESPN.com Oct 28 (4 days ago)
    Join us today at 1 p.m. ET, 10 a.m. PT for ESPN NFL Nation TV’s Spreecast as episode No. 29 will focus on the most glamourous and unforgiving postion in team sports -- quarterback. Host Paul Gutierrez (San Francisco 49ers reporter), co-host Coley Harvey…
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  • 49ers place Chris Cook, Daniel Kilgore on injured reserve

    49ers place Chris Cook, Daniel Kilgore on injured reserve

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Oct 25 (6 days ago)
    49ers center Daniel Kilgore’s season is officially over. The club announced Saturday it had placed Kilgore on injured reserve with a broken leg suffered in Sunday’s loss at Denver. The 26-year-old Kilgore had started the first seven games in the middle …
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  • Bye comes at perfect time for wounded 49ers

    Bye comes at perfect time for wounded 49ers

    ESPN.com Oct 24
    Jim Harbaugh’s instructions and hopes for his San Francisco 49ers team as it broke in Santa Clara this week for the much-needed bye? “I want them to enjoy their families, enjoy their children if they have them, play with their kids and come back mentall…
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  • Unfazed, 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh Doing It His Way

    Unfazed, 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh Doing It His Way

    nytimes.com Oct 24
    The way his big brother tells it, Jim Harbaugh never minded the regular moves every few years for his father's football coaching jobs because he needed a change in towns to find fresh surroundings and make new friends given how quickly he ran them off.
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  • Free tickets to 49ers games create problems for San Jose police

    Free tickets to 49ers games create problems for San Jose police

    A troubling picture has been painted in recent weeks regarding the relationship between the 49ers and San Jose police. In addition to the team routinely hiring San Jose police officers to provide security services (a practice that has been suspended due…
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  • Despite rough return, CB Tramaine Brock key to 49ers secondary

    Despite rough return, CB Tramaine Brock key to 49ers secondary

    ESPN.com Oct 23
    Tramaine Brock suffered a painful toe injury in the San Francisco 49ers' season-opening victory at the Dallas Cowboys Sept. 7. The starting cornerback did not play again until this past Sunday night. Against the Denver Broncos. And Peyton Manning. It di…
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  • Levi’s Partners with 49ers’ Vernon Davis

    Levi’s Partners with 49ers’ Vernon Davis

    49ersgab.com Oct 23
    Building on their relationship as the naming rights sponsor of Levi’s Stadium, Levi’s has added 49ers superstar tight end Vernon Davis to their family of ambassadors as a way to further connect with athletes and sports fans. Davis is known for his perso…
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  • Video - 'Playbook': St. Louis Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers 03:40

    'Playbook': St. Louis Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers

    Oct 31
    The "Playbook" crew analyzes the Week 9 matchup between the St. Louis Rams and the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Video - No Charges Likely For Ray McDonald 01:17

    No Charges Likely For Ray McDonald

    Oct 31
    Adam Schefter discusses the report that the Santa Clara District Attorney's office likely will not charge 49ers DE Ray McDonald with domestic violence.
  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Rams-49ers 00:34

    NFL Live Prediction: Rams-49ers

    Oct 30
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for St. Louis at San Francisco.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Rams-49ers 00:52

    Inside Edge: Rams-49ers

    Oct 30
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for St. Louis at San Francisco.

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