Category Archives: Inside the 49ers

Eric Mangini on the 49ers defense: “It’s a group of guys that are, for the most part, new to each other.”

This is the transcript of Eric Mangini’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “Good morning everybody. We are deep into Arizona, another challenging opponent coming up here, leading the league in scoring at this point and good group of skill players, good backs, good quarterback. The line has done a […]

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Jim Tomsula: “I’m tickled to death and happier than heck that Colin Kaepernick’s our starting quarterback.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Jim Tomsula’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “We’ll get you the full practice report afterwards. But, with the injuries here, with [RB] Reggie [Bush], we’re still working through it. I don’t know. I mean, he was out there yesterday working. Reggie […]

You don't need to care. ;-} Tom sees himself as "the one in charge."... - htwaits

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians says Colin Kaepernick “has improved as a pocket passer.”

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians spoke on a conference call with Bay Area reporters Wednesday morning. Here are selected quotes. Q: When you look at the 49ers, do you see many differences from the 49ers’ team you faced in the past? ARIANS: No, it’s still a very, very talented roster. They’re probably the only […]

Bill Walsh 101. Never downgrade your opponent and give them locker room fodder like Rex does. Coach Tomsula preaches- re... - sebnynah

Colin Kaepernick: “I’m not being asked to do things outside of my character.”

SANTA CLARA – Here’s an interesting exchange from Colin Kaepernick’s Wednesday press conference. Q: Coach Tomsula just said a few minutes that you’re not being asked to do anything that you’ve been asked to do in previous years. What do you think he meant by that, and what’s your take on what you’re being asked […]

I think the term character is not the word he wanted to use, because to some, character means forthrightness and moral i... - sebnynah

Jim Tomsula on the 49ers’ offensive line: “That group there’s steadily moving.”

This is the transcript of Jim Tomsula’s Monday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “First off, we’re going through the injury stuff right now. [RB] Carlos Hyde has got a leg contusion. He got a helmet there right behind the pad on his thigh, but I think that’s going to be […]

Mary, You are a dunderhead.... - exgolfer

49ers 18, Steelers 43: Grades

PITTSBURGH – Here are the grades for the 49ers’ 43-18 Week 2 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. COLIN KAEPERNICK: B+. Most of his production came in garbage time (read: the entire second half), so it’s tough to go gaga over his performance. But he performed well. He completed 33-of-45 passes for 335 yards and two […]

MWD I am in strong agreement with you concerning the commentaries...a lot of dreams exploded that game...... - OREGONINER

49ers @ Steelers live blog

PITTSBURGH — This is the live blog for the 49ers’ Week 2 road game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. I will update this frequently with information and analysis from the press box. 8:32 The 49ers’ inactives are WR Bruce Ellington, RB Reggie Bush, CB Shareece Wright, OG Brandon Thomas, NT Mike Purcell, OC Nick Easton and […]

what now buddy ??? are you watching today's game ???... - Thehitokiri

How far can 49ers’ bold new offense take them?

This is my Saturday column. SANTA CLARA Of course, we saw the 49ers win Week 1. But what did we really see? Who really mattered, and who really didn’t? Like Anquan Boldin, did he matter? Is he still the 49ers’ No. 1 receiver and go-to guy on offense, or is San Francisco beginning to phase […]

Agree. The Vikings did a terrible job defending the run, with 7 in the box much more often than 8; and the "formula" ... - Redwood_Niner

Santa Clara Police arrest four in connection with Monday night’s assault at Levi’s Stadium

The Santa Clara Police Department just announced they’ve arrested four people in connection with an assault outside Levi’s Stadium Monday night. The suspects allegedly beat a Minnesota Vikings fan while he was on the ground after the game. The assault was videotaped and posted to facebook. Here’s a statement from the 49ers: “The San Francisco 49ers […]

Somebody posts an opinion that differs from yours, and you refer to him as a 'racist A-hole'....the facts are the facts.... - 55Niner

Eric ‘The Mangenius’ Mangini: “I’ve heard other variations of my last name that weren’t as friendly and as positive.”

Here is the transcript of Eric Mangini’s Friday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “So, we finished up practice today. Pretty tight turn around. We’ll get on the plane and head across country and finish up our prep between tomorrow and tomorrow evening. And, excited about it. Pretty tough challenge ahead.”   […]

With more to come.... - sebnynah

Jim Tomsula: “We like our tight ends.”

SANTA CLARA — Here is the transcript of Jim Tomsula’s Friday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “OK, injury report; [RB] Reggie’s [Bush] got that calf strain, we’re not taking him. We’re going to leave him back here and let him get the treatment. We want to make sure that’s 100-percent […]

Me and my predictions........... - Dee Phiant

Colin Kaepernick: “I think our offense was getting into a rhythm in large part due to our offensive line playing so well.”

This is the transcript of Colin Kaepernick’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. What challenges does this Steelers defense hold for you guys? “There a fast, physical defense. Their defense is something they’ve always taken pride in.”   You guys have been so good on the road, especially in the Eastern Time […]

Why are you denying you're a woman in love with a football player in KC?... - ninermd