Category Archives: Inside the 49ers

49ers cut Antoine Bethea

The San Francisco 49ers just announced they’ve released their starting strong safety from the past three seasons — Antoine Bethea. Here’s a statement from 49ers General Manager John Lynch:  “Antoine is a true professional in every sense and I have a great deal of respect for the way he has gone about his business throughout […]

49ers interested in Bill's Goodwin--here's his 40 time West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin and Texas wideout Mar... - TomD

49ers mock offseason: Post-Combine edition

Now that the Combine is over and free agency will start this week, it’s time for one final attempt to predict every move the 49ers will make this offseason: DRAFT PICKS Round 1. Jamal Adams, SS, LSU. A 6’0″, 214-lb. safety who ran a 4.56 40-yard dash at the Combine. Adams is a big-hitter who will […]

By the way... I like your top 3 picks. I think Adams is can't miss, and available later on around pick 12. However I se... - DJ Sampson

Report: 49ers cut Torrey Smith

The San Francisco 49ers have released their highest-paid wide receiver, Torrey Smith, according to Steve Smith, the former All-Pro wide receiver. According to sources @TorreySmithWR will be released, and become a free agent! Happy hunting my dude 👍💃💃 — Steve Smith Sr (@89SteveSmith) March 6, 2017 This is another good move by the 49ers’ […]

Seb likes retreads. Kelly, Tomsula, Kap, etc. All things that were tried and ran their course. Seb has zero clue how ... - Prime Time

49ers sign slot receiver Jeremy Kerley to 3-year deal

The San Francisco 49ers just announced they’ve re-signed their best receiver from 2016 — Jeremy Kerley. The deal is worth $10.5 million, according to Adam Schefter. Kerley is only 27-years old and he made a career-high 64 catches last season. He is a quality player and he’s getting better. This is a good signing. Here is […]

Nice guy. Great interview. Did great on KNBR. Not so great, at least anymore, on the field. RIP T. Smith. All due respec... - Juanhunglo

John Lynch says the 49ers have ‘a lot of great potential’ on their D-line

This is the transcript of John Lynch’s Thursday press conference from the NFL Combine, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. What did you experience or what did you learn in your days in Tampa that maybe you could apply or take away to your new position here in San Francisco? “Well, I think a lot. […]

Hi Oregon, I did not see this until today. Sorry. Before answering, I need to first make a correction. BCS is no... - JPN001

Report: Colin Kaepernick will now stand for the National Anthem

Colin Kaepernick apparently has decided to stop kneeling during the National Anthem, according to Adam Schefter. Colin Kaepernick to stand during National Anthem next season, sources tell ESPN: — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 2, 2017 In other news, Kaepernick needs a new job. Do you think these two news items could be related?

What change?! lol All the media did was shift focus from police/black violence to Trump. Nothing has changed. Why? Be... - TT75

NFL’s hypocrisy on display with handling of combine invitations

The NFL runs its league office on a strict set of double standards, and that’s very bad. During the Scouting Combine, currently under way in Indianapolis, the NFL arbitrarily and unilaterally decides which college players to invite or disinvite. The league’s executive vice president of football operations, Troy Vincent, sent a memo in January to […]

Banner, OT, USC reinforces Holdens opinion by stating Rochelle was the hardest player he went up against. Interesting...... - Razoreater

Kyle Shanahan’s Combine press conference transcript

This is the transcript of Kyle Shanahan’s Wednesday press conference from the NFL Combine, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   When you would face the Bucs, you faced them four times, Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy their defensive tackle. What does he bring to the table that’s so special and how did you […]

Music to my ears.... - sebnynah

Report: Colin Kaepernick definitely opting out of contract

It’s officially official this time. #49ers QB Colin Kaepernick’s new agents, Jeff Nalley & Sean Kiernan, informed 32 teams yesterday that they rep him and he will be opting out — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 1, 2017 It’s possible Kaepernick could re-sign with the 49ers after he opts out, but I doubt the Niners are […]

Zing!... - Rusty_in_SoCal

49ers tender WLB Carl Bradford and NT Mike Purcell

The 49ers just announced they have given one-year contract tenders to OLB Carl Bradford and NT Mike Purcell, both of whom finished last season with the 49ers. Bradford (6-1, 248 lbs.) most likely will complete for a spot at weakside linebacker — the position Myles Jack and Dan Skuta played last season for the Jacksonville […]

Brodie, I attended St Rose from 1958 until 1961 K thru 3rd grade. We are a irish\italian family of 3, I think we were s... - OldCoach

Earl Mitchell on the 49ers: “There are a lot of familiar faces that have helped me with my career.

This is the transcript of Earl Mitchell’s first conference call as a member of the 49ers. Q: Tell us about your meeting with the 49ers and the first impression they made on you. MITCHELL: Right off the bat I could tell it was a first-class organization. They treated me with a lot of respect. I […]

Sigh, another wasted pick by Baalke. The fact that the Colts just signed him must mean they saw something in him that th... - sebnynah

Report: 49ers sign NT Earl Mitchell to 4-year deal

The 49ers just made their biggest signing so far this offseason. DT Earl Mitchell to the Niners on a four-year deal worth $16m with $5.5m in year one, source says. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) February 25, 2017 Here’s a statement from 49ers’ GM John Lynch: “As soon as Earl hit the open market, he became […]

Reaser and Johnson....... - OREGONINER