Trent Baalke on Carlos Hyde: “You have to like what you see early on.”

SANTA CLARA — This is what Trent Baalke said about Carlos Hyde Saturday afternoon. ME: What about Carlos Hyde has stood out to you in training camp so far? BAALKE: You have to like his pad level, his vision, his feet. He is a 235-pound back that has small-man movements. He gets his feet in […]

It's all about the feet. Watch Franks' feet, the best in the NFL....... - Razoreater

Dontae Johnson shuts down Anquan Boldin, Brandon Lloyd and Stevie Johnson

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me at the 49ers’ second padded practice of training camp. THE GOOD 1. Dontae Johnson. Played like a monster. Broke up three passes. First, he swatted away a Colin Kaepernick pass intended for Anquan Boldin in the back right corner of the end zone. You rarely see […]

Committee?? There are three healthy running backs and one is Jewel Hampton. What committee??... - Grant Cohn

Harbaugh on Lattimore’s injury: “It’s not yet 100 percent, and I say that more from a physical aspect than from a mental.”

SANTA CLARA — Jim Harbaugh was interviewed Sunday morning in the 49ers’ auditorium. Here is a transcript courtesy of the 49ers. Yesterday, 49ers general manager Trent Baalke said that with RB Marcus Lattimore, it’s as much the mental barrier trying to get back into the swing of things than the physical barrier. How would you […]

Well mike silver picked Seattle last yr..go figure.lol... - Deezybee

LaMichael James carted off practice field

SANTA CLARA — LaMichael James dislocated his left elbow Sunday afternoon in a blitz pickup drill. Michael Wilhoite hit him. James stayed down for a few minutes and then was carted off the field. He will be out  at least for the next month.      

I wonder how much of a role do PEDs play in these injuries.... - Nick

Chris Cook on Brandon Lloyd: “Everything he runs, it looks like he’s about to take off and go straight down the field.”

SANTA CLARA – Chris Cook was interviewed by Bay Area reporters Sunday afternoon outside of the 49ers’ locker room. Here is a transcript. Q: How is this experience different that your experience on the Vikings? COOK: I’m not a rookie. I started my career in Minnesota. There is a lot of talent here. There is […]

With the ability of Ward to play the back up safety position, the 49ers will be able to free up another roster spot. ... - Razoreater

Lawrence Okoye on Tank Carradine: “Guys don’t know how to block him.”

SANTA CLARA – Lawrence Okoye was interviewed by Bay Area reporters Sunday afternoon outside of the 49ers’ locker room. Here is a transcript. Q: How did it feel to practice in pads yesterday? OKOYE: It was a big deal in my progression, in my development as a player, to get back out in pads. OTAs […]

I was interested in some of the remarks. I'd presumed Dial at NG, but I guess TJE there and QD as RayMac's backup is wha... - Brotha Tuna

Trent Baalke on Marcus Lattimore: “He’s close. How close remains to be seen.”

SANTA CLARA – This is what Trent Baalke said about Marcus Lattimore Saturday afternoon. Q: Why isn’t Marcus Lattimore active? Did he reinjure himself? BAALKE: He has had no setbacks. He’s coming off, as well all know, a horrific injury. We want to make sure, as does he, that he is 100 percent mentally and […]

Can somebody tell me why. Are the NINERS still waiting for Lattimore?he dindnt play last season and this season there is... - Willieniner

Trent Baalke on Vernon Davis: “He is certainly one of those guys that deserves to be a 49er.”

SANTA CLARA – Trent Baalke sat down with Bay Area reporters and answered questions for 45 minutes Saturday afternoon. Here’s what he said about Vernon Davis. ME: When you extended Joe Staley’s contract this offseason, you said you were excited to make him a 49er for life. When you extended Frank Gore’s contract a few […]

Good news. I'm anxious to see how Lynch responds in camp. I really hope Martin wins that center job........ - Razoreater

Tramaine Brock breaks up three, Chris Cooks gives up nine

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me at the 49ers’ first padded practice of training camp. THE GOOD 1. Tramaine Brock. Broke up three passes today. First, he intercepted Kory Faulkner who was trying to throw to Stevie Johnson. Then, Brock broke up a pass intended for Carlos Hyde. And then, Brock broke […]

Cheers, sounds exactly like the player I described a few days ago. Good at getting open in the short and intermediate ar... - Scooter_McG

Greg Roman: “I for one love throwing to the backs because a lot of times people forget about them.”

SANTA CLARA — Greg Roman was interviewed Saturday morning in the 49ers’ auditorium. Here is a transcript courtesy of the 49ers “Sorry if I kept anybody waiting. Just got done with a team presentation by [running backs coach] Tom Rathman and [secondary coach] Ed Donatell that has me even more invigorated for today. But it’s […]

49ers training staff is one of the best in the league. A combination of a physical style and some older players have con... - 49erz4Life

Culliver on rehabbing an ACL tear, becoming a starter and going to court

SANTA CLARA – Chris Culliver was interviewed Saturday afternoon by Bay Area reporters outside of the 49ers’ locker room. Here is a transcript. Q: How does the knee feel? CULLIVER: It feels good. I’m cutting well. A lot of confidence. Training hard. Q: When you reported to camp last year, did you do so with […]

Q: There was an incident in the offseason. Can you explain what happened and what your mindset is as far as that situati... - Coffee's for Closers®

LaMichael James says he weighs 208 pounds

SANTA CLARA – LaMichael James was interviewed Saturday afternoon by Bay Area reporters outside of the 49ers’ locker room. Here is a transcript. Q: Bruce Miller said you’ve been nothing but positive. Is that the mindset you’re taking coming into camp? JAMES: Yeah. If you don’t take that mindset, (training camp) will eat you alive. […]

I'm still a Gore fan. Just stating the obvious.... - rocket