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 […]

Sorry but I'm not one of "those guys/fans" that would watch football with knowing that they were potential criminals pla... - Prime Time

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 […]

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 […]

No problem Seb. And for the record, I had talked about trading Brooks before the draft for the same reasons you mentio... - MidWestDynasty

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 […]

Now, if he was smart, he would make use of his "Al Pacino aviators" and wear them during the games. Those things are flo... - 49reasons

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

49ers vs. Cowboys preseason live blog

SANTA CLARA — This is the live blog for the 49ers preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys. I’ll update this frequently with information and analysis from the press box. 4:55 NaVorro Bowman will play tonight, so the 49ers must feel the grass isn’t an issue. We’ll see. 4:59 Monitor the Colin Kaepernick-Torrey Smith connection. They […]

I think Bishop out competes Skov.... - sebnynah

49ers training camp 2015: Unofficial receiving stats

Want to know who Colin Kaepernick’s favorite targets were during 11-on-11 team drills in training camp? Here’s my unofficial list of every player who caught Kaepernick’s passes, as well as how many catches each player made on throws from No. 7. 1. TE Vernon Davis: 23 catches on throws from Kaepernick 2. RB Carlos Hyde: 19 […]

Any statistics that do not come from a recognized or official source. That would be those that come from you, me or Gran... - htwaits

49ers get smarter in the passing game

This is my Saturday column. Some say the 49ers suffered a damaging blow when the NFL suspended their No. 3 receiver, Jerome Simpson, for the first six games of 2015. Some say they showed no football wisdom in signing him, a player likely to be suspended. I say forget Jerome Simpson. His absence will have […]

Hope they put Bo on the shelf and save him for the regular season.... - sebnynah

49ers trade TE Derek Carrier to Redskins

The San Francisco 49ers have traded tight end Derek Carrier to the Washington Redskins for a conditional fifth-round pick, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee. Carrier, 25, played 11 games for the 49ers in 2014. He made one start and caught nine passes. Without Carrier, the 49ers’ depth chart looks like this: 1. Vernon […]

No, I think the 3rd & 4th OLBs will be Lemonier and Harold. I was just being silly. Though I'm sure if a team came i... - Scooter_McG