Category Archives: Inside the 49ers

Warriors need more from Klay Thompson

This is my Wednesday column on the Warriors. WARNING — this is a basketball column. 49ers’ fans — feel free to skip  this. OAKLAND – Klay Thompson is the key variable to the Warriors’ season. Thompson will determine how far the Warriors go. The Warriors finished sixth in the Western Conference last season and lost […]

/bonk After further review it's now clear you meant the A's and not the 49ers. My bad.... - Coffee's for Closers®

Week 9 Wednesday practice participation report

Here is Wednesday’s practice participation report, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. 49ers Limited participation: CB Tramaine Brock (toe), S Jimmie Ward (quadricep), LB Patrick Willis (toe) Full participation: CB Chris Culliver (hamstring) Rams Did not participate: S Cody Davis (concussion), DT Aaron Donald (shoulder), LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar (toe), DE William Hayes (foot), CB Janoris Jenkins (knee), S […]

And as we all know, draftees in rounds 1 -3 are the only ones that can make an impact on a team.... - ribico

Jim Harbaugh says he thinks Vernon Davis is good to go now

SANTA CLARA — Here is the transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Do you feel like facing an opponent so shortly after facing them the first time, playing one game and then facing them again, does that cause any kind of complications for the coaching staff? “It’s a […]

Fisher is well liked in the media both in local markets and nationally. I heard on Wednesday the local broadcasters and ... - wilsonm73

Colin Kaepernick says the Rams have a lot of different things they can do

SANTA CLARA — Here is the transcript of Colin Kaepernick’s Wednesday interview, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. How was the time off? Did you do anything fun? “Rested up.”   St. Louis this weekend, what are you expecting, especially seeing an opponent for the second time so soon? “They have a lot of different […]

That's my point Bay.... Where's a rational counter point? Oh and like I said..... Here come the second biggest defender... - Ninermd

Marcus Martin: “Being hurt, I had a great opportunity to soak up a lot of knowledge sitting in the back of meeting rooms, getting extra meeting time with my coach, and it all paid off in dividends.”

SANTA CLARA — Marcus Martin was interviewed at his locker Wednesday afternoon. Here is a transcript. Q: How are you preparing for this week? MARTIN: I’m just trying to learn from the veterans around me, guys like Mike Iupati, Alex Boone, Anthony Davis, Joe Staley — they all play a pivotal role in helping me […]

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Marcus Lattimore: “It was a huge injury so I knew it would take time. I just didn’t think it would take this long. But I feel good.”

SANTA CLARA — Marcus Lattimore was interviewed at his locker Wednesday afternoon. Here is a transcript. Q: What are you expecting to accomplish in practice the next three weeks? LATTIMORE: Consistency. That’s the main thing. Make sure I know what I’m doing. Make sure I’m having good practices — consistent practices — so I can […]

I liked the LMJ pick. I liked the Jenkins pick too. Hahaha So why the drop from Oregon to the 49ers? There are the... - Brodie2Washington

Grading 49ers at the break

This is my Sunday column. The 49ers just finished dead week. These are their midterm grades. COLIN KAEPERNICK Pocket proficiency: B. Was a C-minus last season. Completed just 57 percent of his passes and posted an 81 passer rating inside the pocket in 2013. Has completed 69 percent of his passes and posted a 90 […]

Leo, Where in SoCal do you live? Tin Horn Flats in Burbank is a 49er bar/restaurant. Tower of Pizza in Manchest... - exgolfer

Jim Harbaugh on Vance McDonald: “We’d like to get him the ball more.”

SANTA CLARA — Here is the transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Monday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. How are you? “Good, how are you?”   Good. How was your bye week? “Good.”   You come back to some team photos. Why so late? Do you always take team photos this time of year? […]

Better doctors, technology and treatments now, perhaps ? This just in ... For those bummed out over the Giants los... - MWNiner

Raiders need to focus Mack’s role

This is my Friday column on Khalil Mack. WARNING: This is a Raiders column. 49ers fans — feel free to skip this. ALAMEDA When will the Raiders figure it out? They make the same mistake every week and it costs them wins. The mistake involves a rookie, Khalil Mack. Before we discuss the mistake, let’s […]

1 more game before San Francisco is unsafe to be at when the Giants cheat their way to win the World Series, clog up tra... - Jim Mora

49ers report card

Grade the 49ers’ season up to now. Grade position by position and grade the coaching staff, too. Explain your grades.

Fan, You couldn't be more wrong about the TD pass to Stevie Johnson. He came open just before the ball arrived. Yo... - exgolfer

Jim Harbaugh: “Understand that the opponent played extremely well.”

SANTA CLARA — Here is the transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Monday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. C Daniel Kilgore, will he require surgery on that leg? “Tomorrow, he’s going to get surgery.”   Will he go on IR? “Yes.”   We all remember how bad the NT Ian Williams fracture was. Are […]

^ open mouth -- insert size 9 .. "… 'tis better to be thought a fool .. … than to open mouth .. and remove a... - MWNiner

49ers 17, Broncos 42: Grades

The Broncos eked out a 42-17 win over the 49ers Sunday night. Here are the Niners’ grades. KAEPERNICK: D. Carried the team in the first half. Posted a 140 passer rating in the second quarter. Would have been a 156 rating if Anquan Boldin hadn’t dropped a touchdown pass on third-and-goal from the 4 yard […]

It's been a long time since I saw a Niners game where the entire fourth quarter was garbage time. I'm glad this wasn't a... - Rusty-in-SoCal