This is the September 24, 2013 news archive. View today's 49ers rumors and news.
As the San Francisco 49ers prepare to face on a short week a team they couldn’t beat in 2012 after losing a pair of 2013 games by the combined score of 56-10, the injury report has good news, and it has bad news. The bad news is that linebacker Patrick …Share Tweet
San Francisco has fallen short of expectations — defined as the point spread — by an average of 17.5 points this season.Share TweetNFL players use Twitter for all sorts of things. 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick uses it as motivation. Specifically, Kaepernick has “favorited” a series of hostile and/or vulgar messages based on his subpar performances the past two weeks. He was as…Share Tweet
49ers OC impressed by Crabtree work ethicSan Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman can’t be blamed for allowing his mind to occasionally drift to Michael Crabtree. The team's wideouts have struggled in the past two games as the 49ers have scored a combined 10 points in back-to-back …Share Tweet
Did the 49ers make major mistakes at wide receiver?49ersgab.com Sep 24, 2013Sometimes, as fans, we tend to ignore the short comings of our teams and look at them through rose (or in this case red and gold) colored glasses. This is especially true when that team has won 27 games the last two seasons. In reality, things may not b…Share TweetEARTH CITY, Mo. -- There was a time not so long ago where the thought of trying to get an ailing running game revved up against San Francisco 49ers' defense would have spelled disaster for the team attempting to accomplish the feat. This week, that’s pr…Share TweetPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Jeremy Maclin would've been a perfect complement to DeSean Jackson in Chip Kelly's offense - if he wasn't hurt.Share TweetThe San Francisco 49ers promoted rookie cornerback Darryl Morris from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. It is an indication No. 3 cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha may not be ready to play Thursday at St Louis. Asomugha suffered a leg injury in the loss…Share TweetThe NFC has won 3 of the past 4 Super Bowls. But in 2013, the AFC has clearly had the upper hand.Share Tweet
Source: Niners LB Smith checks into rehabSan Francisco 49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith has been admitted on an in-patient basis to a facility to be treated for alcohol abuse, a league source told ESPN.Share TweetThe 49ers have scored 10 points in the last two weeks, one of several issues plaguing the defending NFC champions during their 1-2 start to the 2013 season. Coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday that the blame for the offensive woes don’t fall on any one posit…Share TweetCameron Jordan (94) and the Saints held Atlanta to 88 rushing yards in the opener; overall New Orleans is fourth in the league in total defense. (Greg Nelson/Sports Illustrated) For two years, since they were selected 11th and 24th in the first round of…Share Tweet
Short week, long list of problems for the San Francisco 49ersSep 24The San Francisco 49ers continue to battle growing problems on and off the field, but put their focus on Thursday's matchup with the St. Louis Rams.
Washington Redskins linebacker Fletcher: 'Not wise' for San Francisco 49ers to play linebacker Aldon SmithSep 24Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher feels the San Francisco 49ers could have made a better decision for the team and Aldon Smith by keeping him out of Sunday's game.
'NFL Total Access': San Francisco 49ers lacking playmakersSep 24Don't blame QB Colin Kaepernick for all the San Francisco 49ers' problems, plenty of his teammates deserve some blame, too, according to the "NFL Total Access" crew.