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Check out the letter the President of the San Francisco Police Officer’s Association sent to the 49ers and the NFL Monday: “Dear Mr. York and Mr. Goodell: “It is with great disappointment to us, the San Francisco Police Officers Association, that we are compelled to communicate with you regarding the recent ill-advised statements made by […]
SANTA CLARA — Jim Harbaugh was asked Monday morning about Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the national anthem. Here’s what Harbaugh said: “I acknowledge his right to do it, but I don’t respect the motivation or the action.” What do you think of Harbaugh’s statement? What do you think he meant by “motivation?” And […]
SANTA CLARA — Here’s the transcript of Colin Kaepernick’s Sunday press conference. Q: What are you trying to accomplish by not standing for the national anthem? KAEPERNICK: Ultimately it’s to bring awareness and make people realize what is really going on in this country. There are a lot of things that are going on […]
The San Francisco 49ers made a few moves this morning. According to Adam Schefter, they traded former third-round pick Brandon Thomas to the Detroit Lions for wide receiver Jeremy Kerley. Lions traded WR Jeremy Kerley to San Francisco for OL Brandon Thomas, pending physicals for both players, per league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 28, […]
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The San Francisco 49ers just announced they have released the following players: WR DiAndre Campbell RB Kendall Gaskins DL Darren Lake K John Lunsford LB Wynton McManis OL Blake Muir OL Ian Silberman WR Jerome Simpson CB Cleveland Williams What do you think of these cuts? Do any of them surprise you? Why or why […]
The San Francisco 49ers just announced they have traded cornerback Kenneth Acker to the Kansas City Chiefs for an undisclosed draft pick. The trade remains contingent on Acker passing a physical. Assuming Acker passes, I like this move. Acker doesn’t fit Jim O’Neil’s press-man-coverage defense. Better to trade Acker than to cut him and receive nothing […]
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand during Friday night’s national anthem. Instead, he sat on the Niners’ bench. After the game, the team released a statement: “The National Anthem is and always will be a special part of the pre-game ceremony. It is an opportunity to honor our country and reflect on […]
SANTA CLARA — Here’s a transcript of Chip Kelly’s post-game press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. What went into the thinking in starting QB Blaine Gabbert and just giving him the two series? “We were just trying to break it up by snaps, so obviously, I think, trying to figure out how […]
SANTA CLARA – Here are the grades for the 49ers’ 21-10 preseason loss to the Packers. QUARTERBACKS: D. Blaine Gabbert gets a “C.” He made good decisions and delivered the ball on time, but every single pass he threw was off target, even his two completions. Receivers had to bail him out with difficult catches. […]
SANTA CLARA — This is the live blog for the 49ers’ preseason games against the Packers. I’ll update this frequently with information and analysis from the press box. 5:14 Blaine Gabbert reportedly will start. Was just told Blaine Gabbert is likely to start tonight. Seems to be a clear indication Colin Kaepernick will… https://t.co/QgyLCIvxN2 — […]