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Still no practice this week for NaVorro Bowman

Still no practice this week for NaVorro Bowman

profootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour ago
The 49ers have until Dec. 9 to see if linebacker NaVorro Bowman can return this season. And they’re willing to wait another week to see if he can. According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Bowman won’t practice this week…
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  • After gutsy call, Jim Harbaugh praises Frank Gore’s fourth-down…

    After gutsy call, Jim Harbaugh praises Frank Gore’s fourth-down run

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    Jim Harbaugh made one of the best calls of the day on Sunday when he decided to go for it on fourth-and-1 from his own 34-yard line while trailing 13-10 with less than five minutes left in the fourth quarter. If the 49ers had failed to convert, Washingt…
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  • Colin Kaepernick’s a better leader than pre-game speaker

    Colin Kaepernick’s a better leader than pre-game speaker

    profootballtalk.com 10 hours ago
    The 49ers are used to listening to Patrick Willis get them ready for games. But with Willis on injured reserve after toe surgery, somebody else had to talk to the team. Even if the guy in question speaks slightly more than Marshawn Lynch. “Pat wasn’t he…
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  • Odell of a Catch: LSU football coach Les Miles was in his offic…

    Odell of a Catch: LSU football coach Les Miles was in his office Su…

    CNNSI.com 11 hours ago
    LSU football coach Les Miles was in his office Sunday night in Baton Rouge, watching video, preparing for a Thursday night game against Texas A&M, when he was told there was something he had to see. It was video of one of his former players/acrobats…
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  • Anquan Boldin shows toughness with catch and hit

    Anquan Boldin shows toughness with catch and hit

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- When Anquan Boldin took that hard hit to the helmet from Ryan Clark during the San Francisco 49ers' game-winning fourth-quarter drive against Washington on Sunday, it harkened memories of the blow he absorbed six years earlier. It…
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  • Jay Gruden: This wasn’t a good day in the passing game

    Jay Gruden: This wasn’t a good day in the passing game

    profootballtalk.com 11 hours ago
    The fate of quarterback Robert Griffin III was on minds everywhere on Sunday afternoon as the Redskins took on the 49ers hours after reports indicated that coach Jay Gruden wouldn’t hesitate to pull the plug on the quarterback that the organization move…
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  • A fresh Aldon Smith rounding into form

    A fresh Aldon Smith rounding into form

    ESPN.com 19 hours ago
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Maybe the San Francisco 49ers are onto something when it comes to keeping their players, especially on defense, fresh late in the season. While linebacker Aldon Smith sat out the first nine games of the season serving a league-mand…
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  • 49ers offense breaks through in fourth quarter

    49ers offense breaks through in fourth quarter

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Eleven games in and the San Francisco 49ers have yet to put together a complete game, one in which the offense, defense and special teams all show up on the same day. There was a significant development Sunday, though, in the Nine…
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  • Seahawks Shut Down Cardinals, 49ers Stay in Contention

    Seahawks Shut Down Cardinals, 49ers Stay in Contention

    nytimes.com 21 hours ago
    Defending Super Bowl champions the Seattle Seahawks handed the Arizona Cardinals just their second loss of the season with a 19-3 win in their NFC West clash on Sunday despite quarterback Russell Wilson being sacked seven times.
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  • Niners squeak by Redskins on Hyde's late TD

    Niners squeak by Redskins on Hyde's late TD

    Carlos Hyde ran for a go-ahead, 4-yard touchdown with 2:59 remaining, and the San Francisco 49ers squeaked by the lowly Washington Redskins with a 17-13 win Sunday that kept them in the thick of the playoff chase.
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  • Bashaud Breeland, Tracy Porter leave with injuries in third qua…

    Bashaud Breeland, Tracy Porter leave with injuries in third quarter

    profootballtalk.com 23 hours ago
    The Redskins are running low on cornerbacks in the third quarter of their game against the 49ers. They opened the day without David Amerson, who reportedly broke a team rule and was declared inactive, and lost E.J. Biggers to a concussion in the first h…
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  • 49ers grab lead just before halftime

    49ers grab lead just before halftime

    profootballtalk.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    Jay Gruden hasn’t had to avail himself of Colt McCoy just yet. The Redskins came into Sunday’s game with the 49ers on the heels of another drama-filled week mostly centered on quarterback Robert Griffin III that culminated with a Sunday report that Grud…
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  • Trent Williams, David Amerson won’t play on Sunday

    Trent Williams, David Amerson won’t play on Sunday

    profootballtalk.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    The 49ers had a lot of success attacking Giants backup right tackle Charles Brown last Sunday. They’ll get a shot at a backup left tackle this Sunday. Redskins left tackle Trent Williams is inactive for the game after suffering sprains to both his ankle…
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  • 49ers Looking to Avoid the Trap

    49ers Looking to Avoid the Trap

    49ersgab.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    The San Francisco 49ers have entered the west coast portion of their 2014 schedule. Four of their last six games in 2014 take place at Levi’s Stadium. They have one “road” game which only requires a bus trip to Oakland. The other roadie is a trip up nor…
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  • Glenn Dorsey won’t be back for at least a few more weeks

    Glenn Dorsey won’t be back for at least a few more weeks

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Nov 22 (2 days ago)
    Five days ago, the 49ers activated defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey from injured reserve with designation to return. Per a league source, Dorsey nevertheless remains a few weeks away from being ready to play. Dorsey suffered a torn biceps in August; he’s …
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  • Sports of The Times: In Redskins’ Comic Opera, an Owner Bellows…

    Sports of The Times: In Redskins’ Comic Opera, an Owner Bellows Sour Notes

    nytimes.com Nov 22 (2 days ago)
    Heading in to Sunday’s game against the 49ers, the Redskins are 3-7 and in the midst of another losing season. Since Daniel Snyder bought the team in 1999, the Redskins have gone 109-147.
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  • Harbaugh compares Vernon Davis to an olive jar

    Harbaugh compares Vernon Davis to an olive jar

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22 (2 days ago)
    Iconoclastic 49ers tight end Vernon Davis has been called many things. He can now add olive jar to the list. That one comes courtesy of coach Jim Harbaugh. “I just feel like he’s ready to break out,” Harbaugh told reporters on Friday regarding Davis. “I…
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  • 49ers LB Bowman (knee) to see Dr. Andrews

    49ers LB Bowman (knee) to see Dr. Andrews

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    NaVorro Bowman, who tore the ACL and MCL in his left knee in the NFC championship game on Jan. 19, is set to see Dr. James Andrews to determine his progress.
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  • Patrick Willis undergoes toe surgery, declares it successful

    Patrick Willis undergoes toe surgery, declares it successful

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    Patrick Willis had surgery today. And judging by the smile on his face, it was a successful one. The 49ers linebacker had surgery on the toe problem that landed him on season-ending injured reserve. “Surgery went well thank u all for the support and hea…
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  • Justin Pugh ruled out for Giants

    Justin Pugh ruled out for Giants

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    The Giants will have a different look on the offensive line on Sunday night. Right tackle Justin Pugh has been ruled out of the game because of the quad injury that knocked him out of last week’s loss to the 49ers. It’s the first time that the 2013 firs…
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  • Redskins vs. 49ers preview

    Redskins vs. 49ers preview

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    When: 1:25 p.m. PT Sunday Where: Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara TV: CBS The San Francisco 49ers and Washington Redskins meet for the second time in Week 12 in as many years. And just like last season, both teams appear to be heading in opposite directions.…
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  • Video - Game Balls: Washington at San Francisco 01:30

    Game Balls: Washington at San Francisco

    Nov 23
    Niners reporter Paul Gutierrez' game ball goes to Aldon Smith, who made his first start of the season and made life miserable for Robert Griffin III. Alfred Morris gets the nod from John Keim after rushing 21 times for 125 yards.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Redskins-49ers Recap 03:39

    Sunday Blitz: Redskins-49ers Recap

    Nov 23
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the 49ers' 17-13 win over the Redskins.
  • Video - San Francisco 49ers postgame press conference 02:58

    San Francisco 49ers postgame press conference

    Nov 23
    San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, quarterback Colin Kaepernick and wide receiver Anquan Boldin discuss their team's win over the Washington Redskins.
  • Video - Hyde Lifts Niners Past Redskins 00:37

    Hyde Lifts Niners Past Redskins

    Nov 23
    Carlos Hyde scored the go-ahead touchdown that lifted the 49ers to a 17-13 win over the Redskins.

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