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49ers say they won't underestimate Rams 49ERS In Week 10, underdogs grabbed 2-TD lead before S.F. rallied to tie On Thursday, 49ers backup nose tackle Ricky Jean Francois shook his head as he recalled the sleepy start. After the Niners eventually awoke …Share Tweet
Whitner says “coach made a decision and we’re gonna roll with it”Now that 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has announced that quarterback Alex Smith no longer is the starter and Colin Kaepernick no longer is the backup, the question becomes whether the other 51 players will support the move. One of the team’s defensive leadeShare Tweet
For 49ers' Smith, season took cruel turnsfgate.com Nov 29, 2012For 49ers' Smith, season took cruel turn Or that Jim Harbaugh does not have the prerogative of picking the player he feels will best win games. About a player who has done his best: prepare well, work hard and - over the past two seasons - win games, on…Share TweetESPN.com Nov 29, 2012Alex Smith is trying to understand how he lost his job as starting quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers a month after being named NFC Offensive Player of the Week.Share Tweet49ers coach Jim Harbaugh’s first two seasons with the team have provided a twist on the time-honored formula for a big-screen love story. Instead of boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy gets girl again, it’s been boy meets girl, boy publicly professeShare TweetAldon Smith's transition from situational pass-rusher to full-time outside linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers has given him additional responsibilities -- and opportunities. Aldon Smith Sack Numbers Smith, who needs one sack to break Reggie White's …Share Tweet
Jim Harbaugh's decision to start Colin Kaepernick over Alex Smith has GIANT intentions for the San Francisco 49ersIt's not that Colin Kaepernick gives the 49ers the best chance to beat the Rams Sunday. It's that he gives them the best chance to beat the Giants. That's why Jim Harbaugh is making the bold move with his young quarterback.Share Tweet
Players who are passing on contract offers should know the risksPerhaps the most intriguing aspect of Tuesday’s news that 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman has signed a long-term deal is that few players have signed long-term deals this season. Perhaps more should. As we understand it, teams are making offers to theirShare TweetWell, now we know why the 49ers were looking at kickers this week. Their current kicker, David Akers, was limited in practice on Wednesday with a pelvis injury. (Brandon Marshall has a suggested treatment plan for that.) Though the Niners have yet to s…Share Tweet
Kaepernick Has The Right StuffNov 29Ron Jaworski talks about why he agrees with Jim Harbaugh's decision to start Colin Kaepernick
Smith upset with QB situationNov 29San Francisco 49ers QB Alex Smith expresses his dissatisfaction on being demoted as the team's second signal-caller.
RG3 Tops NFL Jersey SalesNov 29Colin Cowherd examines the list of top-selling jerseys in the NFL.
Snap Decision: Top 5 NFL TeamsNov 29Jerry Rice goes up against the viewers on Facebook to rank the top five teams in the NFL.