Category Archives: Ownership and management

Report: 49ers cutting ties with McCloughan

When the players reported today for the offseason program, they did not receive much of an explanation of the status of general manager Scot McCloughan. “All they were told was that things were moved out of McCloughan’s office,” one source said. “Everything was vague.”   Meanwhile, FanHouse reports the 49ers are “cutting ties” with McCloughan […]

This is when Singletary takes lead in draft prep

So what happens now?   How does the tenuous status of 49ers general manager Scot McCloughan impact the 49ers’ preparation for the draft?   McCloughan had the final say on draft day the past two years. But in speaking to 49ers coach Mike Singletary at the NFL Scouting Combine last month, he emphasized that the […]

Agent: McCloughan is not resigning

The status of 49ers general manager Scot McCloughan remains in question this morning after sources told The Press Democrat yesterday that he was considering stepping down from his position as the organization’s top football executive.   His agent said McCloughan will not resign from his post.   “Scot McCloughan is not resigning as general manager […]

Sources: McCloughan considering stepping down as GM

Scot McCloughan is considering stepping down as 49ers general manager, sources told The Press Democrat this evening. The shocking development to the organization’s top football executive takes place just five weeks before the NFL Draft, in which the 49ers own two first-round draft picks. The reasons McCloughan is contemplating resigning were not immediately known. McCloughan […]

Marathe receives promotion

Paraag Marathe, the 49ers’ chief negotiator and the keeper of the salary cap, received a promotion last week, the organization confirmed this morning.   Marathe has been promoted to the title of executive vice president of football and business operations. The past two seasons, Marathe worked in the capacity of vice president of football operations […]