Jim Harbaugh ends open practice at Levi’s Stadium after 45 minutes

SANTA CLARA – The 49ers have been talking about the Levi’s Stadium grass all week. Its roots haven’t set, the 49ers say. The footing is no good and patches of sod are coming up. Stevie Johnson slipped on the grass 45 minutes into practice, got up and started limping. Two plays later, Harbaugh pulled the […]

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Roman on the 49ers’ wide receivers: “There is a good chance you see more of them.”

SANTA CLARA — Greg Roman was interviewed in the 49ers’ auditorium Wednesday afternoon. Here’s a transcript. ROMAN: Afternoon. Had a great practice yesterday. A lot of spirit. Looking for another one today. Got a lot of things going on right now. Our offensive staff, just got to commend them. To a man they do a […]

if the play worked...sure absolutely we wouldn't say anything. we wouldn't complain if it was an 80 yard deep bomb in t... - allforfunnplay

Stevie Johnson says he’s playing X, Z and F

SANTA CLARA — Stevie Johnson was interviewed next to his locker Wednesday afternoon. Here is a transcript. Q: Are you happy with how the offense is going to look this season? S. JOHNSON: Yeah, I think the offense will be pretty dynamic. Just happy to be here. Q: How are you meshing with Colin Kaepernick? […]

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49ers extend Glenn Dorsey’s contract through 2016

The 49ers just announced they have extended Glenn Dorsey’s contract through the 2016 season. Here is a written statement from 49ers’ General Manager Trent Baalke: “Glenn is a true pro who has quickly become a valued contributor to our organization both on and off the field. He is a quick study and a very good […]

Having a chip on your shoulder is one thing but this kid's Combine reads like a rap sheet -- Under weaknesses it lists... - Mary

Jim Harbaugh: “predicting how many times we’re going to throw the ball isn’t something that I think is in our best interest.”

SANTA CLARA — Jim Harbaugh was interviewed by Bay Area reporters in the 49ers’ auditorium Tuesday morning. Here’s a transcript, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. staff.   After going over the game on Sunday, are there still a lot of areas of concern that you have? Or did the film study kind of clear up some […]

A very long whine from Whine Country indeed.... - MidWestDynasty

Phil Dawson on Levi’s Stadium: “Honestly, I don’t know that I’m going to have this place figured out any time soon.”

SANTA CLARA – Phil Dawson was interviewed next to his locker Tuesday afternoon. Here’s a transcript. DAWSON: I missed some kicks, albeit in a new environment. At this point, any ball that’s in the air is helpful, just getting to watch it, trying to figure it out. Obviously have a long way to go figuring […]

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Joe Looney on Alex Boone: “He’s a heck of a player. I want to do a great job just like he did.”

SANTA CLARA – Joe Looney was interviewed next to his locker Tuesday afternoon. Here’s a transcript. Q: Do you think improved from the Ravens’ game to the Broncos’ game? LOONEY: Yeah, I thought I played a little better. There is always stuff I can get better at doing, but I thought I played a better […]

We're all in on Dorsey........ - Razoreater

Kaepernick: “We will have the opportunity and the personnel to pass more.”

SANTA CLARA – Colin Kaepernick answered questions next to his locker Tuesday afternoon. Here’s a transcript. Q: How much stock should we put into what we’ve seen these first two preseason games? KAEPERNICK: We don’t game plan for preseason games so you call plays and make the best out of them. Q: In this game […]

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49ers’ backup plan stuck in reverse

This is my Monday column. Trent Baalke has to be swallowing hard this morning. Blaine Gabbert, the quarterback Baalke acquired to back up Colin Kaepernick, has a passer rating of 17.6 through two exhibition games. Trading for Blaine Gabbert was Baalke’s worst decision as an NFL general manager, worse than his decision to draft A.J. […]

Is that sorta' like "my condor mouth out ran my hummingbird ass"... - OREGONINER

Jim Harbaugh: “We’re off right now. We’re not a precise team.”

SANTA CLARA — Jim Harbaugh was interviewed in the 49ers’ auditorium after the Broncos beat the 49ers 34 to nothing. Here is a transcript. Q: Last week you said your guys got pushed around. Did that happen again today? HARBAUGH: Didn’t think we executed well enough in any area today. I’m sure we will see […]

I really meant to say you worry too much.... - Mary

49ers vs. Broncos preseason live blog

SANTA CLARA — This is the live blog for the 49ers’ preseason game against the Broncos. I will update this with information and analysis from the press box. 1:01 Michael Crabtree and Patrick Willis are in uniform. 1:06 The 49ers will receive the opening kickoff. 1:08 Bruce Miller returns it 30 yards to the 49ers’ […]

I know an Al-excuse when I see one, I use to make plenty myself.... - Coffee's for Closers®

Colin Kaepernick’s pre-game warmup vs. Peyton Manning’s pre-game warmup

SANTA CLARA — Colin Kaepernick and Peyton Manning warmed up differently before Sunday’s exhibition game. Kaepernick started by dropping back and throwing passes to Jim Harbaugh who was standing straight in front of him. Then Kaepernick took snaps from a ball boy and threw passes to the right and then to the left.  A static warmup. […]

One is a professional NFL quarterback and the other is just an athlete.... - Coffee's for Closers®