49ers release DT Lawrence Okoye during first wave of roster cuts

The 49ers just announced their first wave of cuts, and the following players have been released: K Corey Acosta LB Steve Beauharnais CB Mylan Hicks T Sean  Hooey WR Mario Hull WR Chuck Jacobs WR Nigel King LB Shawn Lemon FB Trey Millard DL Lawrence Okoye The team also announced it has placed C Daniel […]

Another Marcus Martin quote: By practicing at both guard spots and at center, Martin said: “It gives me a different... - cubus

49ers 12, Broncos 19: Grades

Here are the grades for the 49ers’ 19-12 preseason loss to the Denver Broncos. QUARTERBACKS: C+. Give Colin Kaepernick credit for gaining 53 yards on three runs. He still is one heck of a runner. As a passer, he seems to be getting worse. Against the Broncos he completed only two passes, pushing his preseason […]

htwaits... I think that you are missing my point; I think that you believe that because our present QB gets sacked ... - OREGONINER

49ers @ Broncos preseason live blog

This is the live blog for the 49ers preseason game against the Denver Broncos. I will update this frequently with information and analysis from my living room. 4:24 These players will not play tonight: CB Tramaine Brock, Vance McDonald, LB Philip Wheeler and LB Desmond Bishop. 4:58 The Cowboys’, Bills’ and Giants’ starting offenses each scored […]

Since the 49ers 12, Broncos 19: Grades thread is broken, I'm posting here.... - Brodie2Washington

49ers’ third exhibition may answer questions…or not

This is my Saturday column. The 49ers’ preseason game Saturday against the Denver Broncos almost matters. It’s the third preseason game, the dress rehearsal. Both teams’ starters probably will play the entire first half so they can get in rhythm and feel confident for the regular season. Here are the top-three things to watch about […]

I'm sure it will be on ESPNTMZ.... - Brotha Tuna

49ers and their flexible code of conduct and punishment

This is my Friday column. Whatever they need, however they can justify it. On Aug. 31, 2014, 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence. He was throwing a birthday party at his house and allegedly got in a fight with his pregnant fiancé. Police arrived at 2:48 a.m., found bruises […]

You mean they would give a bunch of picks so you would take Zack?... - sebnynah

Jim Tomsula on Ahmad Brooks: “We’ve all known about this, the potential of things so this is nothing new to us.”

Here is a transcript of head coach Jim Tomsula’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “[S Craig] Dahl, [LB Philip] Wheeler and [TE Vance] McDonald didn’t practice. You knew that. [LB Nick] Moody got a little tweak on the knee. I just talked to him, seems like that’s fine. Haven’t […]

anthony dixon?... - dangle

Report: District Attorney charges 49ers OLB Ahmad Brooks with sexual battery

San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks could face six months in jail after the Santa Clara District Attorney’s Office charged him Wednesday afternoon with one misdemeanor count of sexual battery, according to the San Jose Mercury News. On December 15, 2014, Brooks attended a pool party at Ray McDonald’s house — Brooks’ teammate at the […]

For the record, I hope Brooks is exonerated and can play for the Niners. He came to camp in shape and focused. Did every... - sebnynah

Colin Kaepernick: “Thankfully, God blessed me with some legs that move pretty good.”

Here is the transcript of quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. How’d it go out there today? “Good. Got some good reps in. Got to catch our wind too, so it was a good first day.”   Was there an adjustment with the altitude? “Yeah, always a little bit […]

Home brew.... - sebnynah

Jim Tomsula on RB Kendall Hunter: “Wasn’t he moving around really well? You know, it was great to see.”

Here is the transcript of head coach Jim Tomsula’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “The injury report; [FB] Bruce Miller is with us, we excused him today. And then injury summary; [LB Philip] Wheeler, [LB Desmond] Bishop, obviously, I told you, he stayed back. Wheeler, [S Craig] Dahl and […]

Thanks for sharing. I thought that was a really good article. When I hear Tomsula talking about players' availability to... - Brotha Tuna

49ers practice highlights

SANTA CLARA – Here are the highlights from Tuesday’s practice. THE GOOD 1. RB Kendall Hunter. Led all members of the first-team offense with five touches during team drills (Carlos Hyde and Anquan Boldin each had three touches – tied for second-most on the first team). One of Hunter’s touches was a catch on a […]

Does that mean they are shopping him?... - Jay

Jim Tomsula says Bruce Ellington, Michael Wilhoite and Glenn Dorsey will return to practice this week, plus more

SANTA CLARA – Here’s a transcript of head coach Jim Tomsula’s Monday conference call. Q: Last week you intimated you’d be shuffling around the offensive. Is the first unit the unit you’ve settled on? TOMSULA: No, it is not the unit we’ve settled. We are not settled there. We’re getting closer. I like what (Joe) […]

Bill Walsh wrote the Bible. everyone else is just plagiarizing.... - sebnynah

49ers 23, Cowboys 6: Grades

SANTA CLARA – Here are the grades for the 49ers’ 23-6 preseason win over the Dallas Cowboys. QUARTERBACKS: C. Colin Kaepernick completed just 2-of-5 pass attempts for 13 yards – a measly 2.6 yards per throw – although he made a decent pass to Torrey Smith in the end zone that got batted down by […]

Looking back on the fishduck explanation, the zone RO does include the pitch, bubble screen and play action pass. That ... - sebnynah