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Harbaugh has few words for 49ers' loss

Harbaugh has few words for 49ers' loss

sfgate.com profootballtalk.com Updated Dec 24, 2012
Harbaugh has few words for 49ers' loss Harbaugh has few words for 49ers' loss A day after enduring his most lopsided loss as a head coach since 2007, Jim Harbaugh was in no mood to rehash Sunday's 42-13 whipping in Seattle. Will defensive tackle Justin …
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  • 49ers lose Mario Manningham to torn ACL

    49ers lose Mario Manningham to torn ACL

    In addition to suffering a blowout loss to the Seahawks, the 49ers have suffered a significant loss to their receiving corps. Wide receiver Mario Manningham tore his ACL and PCL Sunday night in Seattle, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. That obviously means
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  • Kaepernick's training includes owning up

    Kaepernick's training includes owning up

    sfgate.com Dec 24, 2012
    Kaepernick's training includes owning up [...] it was. Because even though the 49ers had surrendered 73 points over six quarters of football, the story of this season revolves around Colin Kaepernick. "For the record, is there any doubt that Colin …
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  • The Seahawks really enjoyed beating Jim Harbaugh

    The Seahawks really enjoyed beating Jim Harbaugh

    Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman saw a chance for the team to ring up 50 points for the third straight week late in Sunday night’s win over the 49ers and explained after the game that he asked coach Pete Carroll to go for it. “I’m not gonna lie t
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  • Quick look at seeding possibilities in NFC

    Quick look at seeding possibilities in NFC

    ESPN.com Dec 24, 2012
    Thanks to ESPN Stats & Information for providing the following breakdowns showing how teams could be seeded in the NFL playoffs pending Week 17 results: No. 1 seed The Atlanta Falcons have secured the top seed. No. 2 seed The San Francisco 49ers wou…
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  • Mariucci denies interest in Chargers job, sort of

    Mariucci denies interest in Chargers job, sort of

    profootballtalk.com Dec 24, 2012
    During Sunday’s edition of Football Night in America, Peter King reported that former 49ers and Lions coach Steve Mariucci is interested in coaching the Chargers, if the Chargers are interested in Mariucci coaching the Chargers. So King supplied it, and
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  • Sherman would pursue his appeal in court, if he could

    Sherman would pursue his appeal in court, if he could

    profootballtalk.com Dec 24, 2012
    As Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman waits for a ruling on the appeal of his suspension, he’s inclined to push the issue to court - if he can. “I wish I could,” Sherman said regarding the possibility of the Wapner-Llewelyn option after Sunday ni
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  • 49ers' loss alters NFC pecking order

    49ers' loss alters NFC pecking order

    sfgate.com Dec 24, 2012
    49ers' loss alters NFC pecking order If that holds, it means the 49ers would not get a bye in the first round and would be guaranteed home-field advantage only in the wild-card round. The 49ers, playing in a steady rain at the loudest outdoor stadium in…
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  • Video - How vulnerable are the San Francisco 49ers? 01:23

    How vulnerable are the San Francisco 49ers?

    Dec 24
    Heath Evans takes a look at how vulnerable the San Francisco 49ers are and who is a better option at quarterback; Colin Kaepernick or Alex Smith?
  • Video - Countdown Daily Hot Topics: Week 16 03:31

    Countdown Daily Hot Topics: Week 16

    Dec 24
    Antonio Pierce answers your facebook questions
  • Video - Have You Lost Faith In 49ers? 06:14

    Have You Lost Faith In 49ers?

    Dec 24
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith weigh in on the Seahawks' win over the 49ers and what implications it could have on the playoffs.
  • Video - Why were San Francisco 49ers stifled by Seattle Seahawks? 02:22

    Why were San Francisco 49ers stifled by Seattle Seahawks?

    Dec 24
    Eric Davis joins "NFL AM" to discuss how the San Francisco 49ers were unable to solve the Seattle Seahawks, suffering their worst loss of the year.

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  • Clayton mailbag: Coaching changes are coming

    Dec 24
    While many are in the spirit of the holiday season, numerous coaches can't enjoy it because they're on the hot seat, writes John Clayton.