Chip Kelly says Colin Kaepernick will not play Saturday against Broncos

This is the transcript of Chip Kelly’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   How did you feel about how practice went yesterday and what you guys were able to accomplish? “I thought there were ups and downs. There were some positives that you can build on in certain situations and there […]

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49ers training camp report, Day 12: Kaepernick misses third practice in a row

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me during the 49ers’ 12th training-camp practice, which lasted a little longer than an hour. THE NOT SO GOOD 1. QB Colin Kaepernick. Didn’t throw a pass for the third practice in a row, yet somehow still seemed better than Blaine Gabbert. 2. QB Blaine Gabbert. Completed […]

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49ers sign QB Christian Ponder

SANTA CLARA — The San Francisco 49ers just announced they’ve signed veteran quarterback Christian Ponder to a one-year deal. He will replace veteran quarterback Thad Lewis who tore his ACL during Sunday’s preseason game. Ponder (28) has started 36 games in the NFL, but only one since 2013. Last season he didn’t play at all. Do you […]

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Chip Kelly: “Thad (Lewis) has torn his ACL, so he will be out for the season.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Chip Kelly’s Monday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   How is QB Thad Lewis doing? “Thad has torn his ACL, so he will be out for the season.”   Did that come as a surprise today or did you sense that might be a […]

Hope is wasn't due to dead arm issues...... - Cassie Baalke

49ers 13, Texans 24: Grades

SANTA CLARA – Here are the grades for the 49ers’ 24-13 preseason loss to the Texans. QUARTERBACKS: D. Blaine Gabbert, Thad Lewis and Jeff Driskel combined to complete just 47 percent of their passes. Gabbert was terrible early. He missed a few receivers by wide margins and failed to see a wide-open Torrey Smith deep […]

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49ers vs. Texans preseason live blog

SANTA CLARA — This is the live blog for the 49ers’ preseason game against the Houston Texans. I will update this frequently with information and analysis. 2:37 The 49ers just announced Colin Kaepernick will not play today. The following players also are inactive: DL Arik Armstead, ,WR DeAndre Smelter, S L.J. McCray, S Eric Reid […]

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Colin Kaepernick feels “tightness” in throwing shoulder

SANTA CLARA — Here is the transcript of Colin Kaepernick’s Friday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Can you speak to your condition and how you’re feeling right now? “Good. Taking it day-by-day. Made a lot of throws, especially coming back from three surgeries, so want to make sure that we’re staying ahead […]

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49ers training camp report, Day 10: Kaepernick misses his first practice

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me during the 49ers’ tenth day of training camp, which lasted less than one hour. I’m starting with the “not so good” today because it contains breaking news. THE NOT SO GOOD 1. Colin Kaepernick. Did not participate. Forty-Niners’ P.R. director Bob Lange said Chip Kelly said […]

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49ers training camp report, Day 9: Return to Kezar Stadium

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me during the 49ers’ ninth day of training camp. THE GOOD 1. Kezar Stadium. Better than Levi’s Stadium. 2. San Francisco. Better than Santa Clara. 3. HC Chip Kelly. Made his offense practice huddling for the first time this offseason. Perhaps he has evolved. 4. RB Shaun […]

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49ers training camp report, Day 8: Kaepernick tweaks throwing shoulder

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what stood out to me during the 49ers’ eighth day of training camp. THE GOOD 1. WR Jerome Simpson. The best backup receiver today. Caught a deep, leaping touchdown pass over cornerback Dontae Johnson during 1-on-1 drills, then caught three touchdown passes during teams drills – one against Prince Charles Iworah, […]

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