Geep Chryst on Vernon Davis: “Reward the big man for running the floor.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of offensive coordinator Geep Chryst’s Friday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “It’s great to be here. Week 1 of the regular season, there’s a lot of juice throughout the league and in our locker room. But, can’t wait to play Monday night. That’s […]

My only question is whether Ellington can stay healthy all season. Hope they rotate them to give different looks and kee... - sebnynah

Raiders sign Aldon Smith to one-year deal

Former 49ers’ All-Pro outside linebacker Aldon Smith has signed a one-year deal with the Oakland Raiders, according to Jason Cole. The Niners released Smith on August 7 after he was charged with hit and run, DUI and vandalism. Smith allegedly hit a parked car and left without leaving a note. And when he finally returned, […]

My bad, Dez is the Bryant.... - Exgolfer

Colin Kaepernick: “I think I’ve improved personally. I think this team’s improved.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Colin Kaepernick’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. You’ve obviously switched modes from the preseason to the regular season now, but in terms of your mindset, where are you at going into this? “We’re just trying to prepare to make sure we’re ready to […]

We found out that YOU were delusional and the Niners and Kaep are for real.... - sebnynah

Jim Tomsula: “Teddy’s a good quarterback, a well-coached quarterback. You saw him improve dramatically.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Jim Tomsula’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “Good morning. We had, obviously, our walk-thru yesterday and our installation day. And then, today, obviously, coming out with our first practice. Guys are in meetings right now and then we’ll have our walk-thru […]

LOL They sure did. They asked for the license number of the Mac truck that just ran them over.... - sebnynah

Thomas McGaughey Jr.: “If you look at who led our team in punt returns in the preseason, it wasn’t Jarryd Hayne. It was DeAndrew White.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of special teams coach Thomas McGaughey Jr.’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Who’s going to be your return man on Monday night? “Great question. No, we’ll see. Guys have been working. We have a great group of guys to pick from, so we’ll see.” […]

I know Grant doesn't think Hayne is going to be on the team when Simpson comes back but he is absolutely wrong. He is m... - Dennis

49ers issues you can stop worrying about now

We’re down to real games now. It’s time to put away the following five extraneous topics about the 49ers. 1. The grass You’re fined a nickel if you mention the grass, and all nickels go to me. Grass Watch 2015 needs to end right now. No more reporting about clumps of uprooted grass. It’s boring. […]

Raiders sign Aldon Smith... - Nick

Jim Tomsula: “I really honestly don’t believe this is The Jim Show.”

SANTA CLARA — This is a transcript of Jim Tomsula’s Tuesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “Probably the two guys you want to talk about; [C] center Nick Easton was added. I think you all are familiar with that, Harvard guy. And then, [T] Tanner Hawkinson to the practice squad […]

Grimey... Now THAT is sad....... - OREGONINER

Predicting Week 1 inactives

I predict the following seven players will not suit up Week 1 against the Vikings. CB Shareece Wright OLB Corey Lemonier NT Mike Purcell OT Trent Brown G/C Ian Silberman WR Quinton Patton RB Jarryd Hayne Why will Hayne be inactive? Because I predict Bruce Ellington will return the punts. Ellington is more electric than […]

Not to mention, Hayne looks like he has exceptional ball skills as well. He holds the ball high and very tight, and is a... - 49reasons

49ers announce 2015 practice squad

The 49ers just signed the following players to the practice squad: WR DiAndre Campbelll CB Marcus Cromartie RB Kendall Gaskins DT Kaleb Ramsey LB Marcus Rush NT Garrison Smith QB Dylan Thompson G Andrew Tiller S Jermaine Whitehead Worth noting: Pro Football Focus gave Tiller a preseason grade of plus-7.6 (highest on the offense), Smith […]

I don't think you own the NFL's best roster any longer without a healthy Thomas and Chancellor. Denver has the best rost... - wilsonm73

5 takeaways from 49ers’ final roster cuts

This is my Sunday column. One interesting selection on the 49ers’ final roster: rookie running back Mike Davis. He seems to have taken a job away from veteran running back Kendall Hunter. The Niners placed Hunter on the Injured Reserve list Saturday afternoon even though he played the final two preseason games. Hunter didn’t play […]

this is very helpful, Grant, thanks...i've spent the entirety of this offseason trying to avert my eyes from the dissolu... - fesnyc

49ers place RB Kendall Hunter and TE Busta Anderson on I.R, cut ILB Nick Moody and 13 others

The 49ers just announced their final wave of cuts. The following players have been placed on the Injured Reserve list: RB Kendall Hunter TE Busta Anderson And the following players have been released: WR DiAndre Campbell CB Marcus Cromartie G/C Dillon Farrell RB Kendall Gaskins TE Xavier Grimble CB Leon McFadden LB Nick Moody DT […]

I am dreaming Kaep takes the league by storm, but expect less. I agree, a team needs balance. They have to be good in al... - sebnynah

Report: 49ers acquire C Nick Easton in trade with Baltimore Ravens

The 49ers just traded for Baltimore Ravens’ undrafted rookie backup center Nick Easton, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee. Terms of the trade have not yet been announced. Easton earned a plus-9.1 grade from Pro Football Focus during the preseason. He probably will start at center Week 1, with Marcus Martin moving from center […]

Second point is my biggest question mark. Second would be one you didn't mention. How will the duct tape O-line play f... - ninermd