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49ers place Ian Williams on PUP list

49ers place Ian Williams on PUP list

profootballtalk.com Updated Jul 19 (3 days ago)
The 49ers put nose tackle Ian Williams on the active/physically unable to perform list on Friday, the club said. The 24-year-old Williams suffered a broken left leg in the 49ers’ September 15 loss at Seattle. He has since had four surgical procedures on…
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  • Aldon Smith’s dad: He’s very happy with the sentence

    Aldon Smith’s dad: He’s very happy with the sentence

    profootballtalk.com Jul 19 (3 days ago)
    Most people wouldn’t be happy with 12 days in jail. But 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, who was given that sentence for gun and DUI convictions, is thrilled. “I know he’s very happy with what transpired,” Smith’s father, Thurston Smith, told the San Jose …
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  • 49ers' Smith to do time as part of work crew

    49ers' Smith to do time as part of work crew

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Jul 18 (4 days ago)
    49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was sentenced Friday to 12 days in jail on DUI charges but will be allowed to serve his sentence on a work crew.
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  • Aldon Smith sentencing hearing happens today

    Aldon Smith sentencing hearing happens today

    profootballtalk.com Jul 18 (4 days ago)
    In the legal system, delays happen almost all the time. Rarely do things occur more quickly than scheduled. Things will happen more quickly than scheduled for 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith. His sentencing hearing has been moved from Friday, July 25 to Fr…
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  • Staley says 49ers have “extra sense of urgency”

    Staley says 49ers have “extra sense of urgency”

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Jul 18 (4 days ago)
    In each of coach Jim Harbaugh’s three years with the 49ers, the team has made it to the NFC title game. This year, many think it’s time for the franchise to quit knocking on the door. Count tackle Joe Staley among those who think the time is now to kick…
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  • San Francisco 49ers' projected roster

    San Francisco 49ers' projected roster

    ESPN.com Jul 18 (4 days ago)
    Examining the San Francisco 49ers' roster: QUARTERBACKS (2) Colin Kaepernick Blaine Gabbert Because of heavy competition elsewhere, the 49ers will likely only carry two quarterbacks. They finished last season that way. The competition will be to see if …
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  • Jimmie Ward healthy and ready to go for camp

    Jimmie Ward healthy and ready to go for camp

    profootballtalk.com Jul 18 (4 days ago)
    The 49ers placed eight players on either the PUP or NFI lists on Thursday, which leaves them ineligible to practice with the team until the Niners remove those designations. Safety Jimmie Ward was not placed on either list, however, and that means the 2…
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  • Could Raiders and 49ers share a stadium? Roger Goodell says it …

    Could Raiders and 49ers share a stadium? Roger Goodell says it could happen

    The Oakland Raiders have a year left in their lease at O.co Stadium, which they share with MLB's Oakland Athletics, and are not happy with the current terms of that lease. So what's the best solution? It might not only be be moving out — it could involv…
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  • Marcus Lattimore placed on non-football injury list

    Marcus Lattimore placed on non-football injury list

    profootballtalk.com Jul 17 (5 days ago)
    49ers second-year tailback Marcus Lattimore was among six players placed on the club’s non-football injury list on Thursday, according to the NFL’s official transactions. Lattimore missed the 2013 season after suffering multiple torn knee ligaments in O…
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  • Packers want Eddie Lacy more involved in all aspects of offense

    Packers want Eddie Lacy more involved in all aspects of offense

    profootballtalk.com Jul 17 (5 days ago)
    Workhorse running backs have fallen out of favor in the NFL recently, but the Packers seemed to be just fine with using Eddie Lacy as one in 2013. Lacy had 22 or more touches in 11 of the team’s final 14 games, including the playoff loss to the 49ers, l…
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  • Who is 49ers' third (or fourth?) receiver and how will the offe…

    Who is 49ers' third (or fourth?) receiver and how will the offense evolve?

    yahoo.com Jul 16 (6 days ago)
    Saw a great statistic this morning from ESPN's Bill Williamson: The San Francisco 49ers' third-leading receiver the past three seasons have caught 25, 41 and 20 passes. And those were by fullback Bruce Miller, tight end Vernon Davis and a receiver/kick …
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  • Supplemental snub Darius Lipford to work out for 49ers

    Supplemental snub Darius Lipford to work out for 49ers

    His name wasn’t called during the NFL Supplemental Draft, but North Carolina linebacker Darius Lipford may still find work in the NFL. According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, Lipford will work out for the 49ers today. Lipford was a talented lin…
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  • How the 49ers, Alex Boone got to this point

    How the 49ers, Alex Boone got to this point

    Alex Boone's contract could be a long storyline for the San Francisco 49ers this summer. The 49ers start training camp practices next week. Boone is not expected to report without a new contract. Unlike fellow minicamp holdout, star tight end Vernon Dav…
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  • Will Vernon Davis show up for training camp?

    Will Vernon Davis show up for training camp?

    With 49ers guard Alex Boone reportedly intent on holding out of training camp until he gets a new deal, the bigger question for the franchise is whether tight end Vernon Davis will do the same. Davis has sent mixed signals in recent weeks regarding his …
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  • 49ers' top play winner: The Catch

    49ers' top play winner: The Catch

    ESPN.com Jul 11
    Score: 49ers 28, Cowboys 27 Date: Jan. 10, 1982 Site: Candlestick Park The fans got it right picking The Catch. Was this really a choice? That is no disrespect to Joe Montana hitting John Taylor to win the Super Bowl in 1989 or to Steve Young and Terrel…
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  • Seahawks' top play winner: Beast Quake

    Seahawks' top play winner: Beast Quake

    ESPN.com Jul 11
    Score: Seahawks 23, 49ers 17 Date: Jan. 19, 2014. Site: CenturyLink Field It wasn't an easy choice, especially considering the significance of the top two plays, but we have a winner. By almost a 2-to-1 margin, the voters picked the Beast Quake 67-yard …
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  • Maurice Jones-Drew: London deserves an NFL team

    Maurice Jones-Drew: London deserves an NFL team

    Running back Maurice Jones-Drew made the trip to London last season with the Jacksonville Jaguars for their regular season game against the San Francisco 49ers. Now with the Oakland Raiders, Jones-Drew will make another trip to London this season as the…
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  • Crabtree responds to Sherman: Tired of talk

    Crabtree responds to Sherman: Tired of talk

    Seattle Seahawks Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman hasn't forgotten about his spat with San Francisco 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree, but Crabtree said Thursday he's tired of the off-field drama.
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  • 49ers' biggest key to success

    49ers' biggest key to success

    ESPN.com Jul 10
    The San Francisco 49ers are well positioned to remain as one of the NFL's elite franchises over the next three years. The 49ers have advanced to the NFC Championship Game the past three seasons, cementing themselves as a top franchise. In the next three…
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  • Video - NFC West preview 07:01

    NFC West preview

    Jul 21
    The Seattle Seahawks took the NFC West and the Super Bowl last year, but will they repeat? The "NFL Total Access" team breaks down who has improved most and who they think will take the title in 2014.
  • Video - 49ers' Smith To Do Time As Part Of Work Crew 02:35

    49ers' Smith To Do Time As Part Of Work Crew

    Jul 18
    ESPNs John Clayton breaks down 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith to serve his 12 day sentence on a work crew.
  • Video - San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith receives a 12-day sentence and probation 00:58

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith receives a 12-day sentence and probation

    Jul 18
    Lindsay Rhodes gives the latest on Aldon Smith's sentencing as well as the statement provided from the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Video - 49ers, Raiders to Share Stadium? 00:57

    49ers, Raiders to Share Stadium?

    Jul 17
    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell floats the idea of the 49ers sharing their new stadium with the Raiders.

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