Niners dismiss damning Yahoo! report as false

Addressing the media for the first time since a Yahoo! story said the 49ers had a “tepid trust” in their coaching staff, among other unflattering details, coach Mike Singletary, quarterback Alex Smith and offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye dismissed the report as false today. Singletary seemed particularly annoyed that a source spoke with Yahoo! reporter Jason Cole. Singletary said he didn’t think the source was still employed by the 49ers. “The…

September 16, 2010

Raye might leave booth to solve communication snafus

A day after communication issues plagued the 49ers in a season-opening 31-6 loss to the Seahawks, coach Mike Singletary said offensive coordinator Jimmy Raye might move from the booth to the sideline for their Monday night meeting against the Saints. “We will take a hard look at it, and we will have an answer for it,” Singletary said. “We will figure it out in the next few days exactly how…

September 13, 2010