Sunday’s over/under

The over/under in Las Vegas for the 49ers/Chargers game on Sunday is 42. That means oddsmakers expect the Niners and Chargers to combine to score 42 points. Considering the Niners have scored three points in two preseason games, that over/under is pretty optimistic. Maybe the oddsmakers think the chances for point production will increase with […]

You don't think if Patton were ahead of Johnson and Lloyd in the current unofficial depth chart he'd have gone in before... - Scooter_McG

49ers removing grass from field in Levi’s Stadium

The 49ers are pulling up grass at Levi’s Stadium. It’s unclear whether they’re pulling up some or all of the grass. Do you think the 49ers will put in new grass or field turf? Do you think the 49ers and Chargers should play Sunday’s game in Santa Clara or San Diego? Do you think they […]

My theory on this grass replacement thing is that the big solar reflector they call the luxury boxes is cooking the fiel... - BruceZ

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 […]

The Iceman Arizona... . . . *ALOHA*... - KauaiRobert

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 […]

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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? […]

Agreed....... - Razoreater

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 […]

@ Leo That's my thought also....Goodell is the champion 'Drama Queen'... - OREGONINER

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 […]

Nice job on the article, Jack. And I'll be interested in the Chargers game, well just because. More importantly, where ... - Mary

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 […]

Actually, it wasn't even you I was referring to when I posted the comment in the first place. . You just assumed I was... - KauaiRobert

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