Jason Hill caught in ‘numbers game’

Through the first 23 games of his NFL career, 49ers receiver Jason Hill – and San Francisco native — caught just one pass for 6 yards and was inactive 11 times.   All that changed in the second half of last season when Arnaz Battle’s foot injury gave him the opportunity to get significant playing time as the 49ers’ No. 3 receiver. Hill seemingly took advantage of the situation, catching…

October 1, 2009

Niners gear up for first GPS game of ’09

The 49ers began their on-field preparations for their first GPS game (*-see below) of the season this morning with a brief walk-through. The main practice begins at 12:50 p.m., as the 49ers get ready to face the Seahawks on Sunday in a battle of NFC West unbeatens.   Coach Mike Singletary and some of the players were already available to the media to go over some of the issues ….

September 16, 2009

Raye’s game plan

Raye’s game plan   The 49ers entered the week with their entire offensive package installed. “Over, finished, done, none,” offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye answered when asked if anything was going to be installed this week.

September 10, 2009