Tag Archives: Braylon Edwards

Braylon Edwards, reserve quarterback

SANTA CLARA – For the first time all week, all the 49ers were on the field for the half hour the media was allowed observe them. They wore shorts ‘n shells, and the only players who weren’t practicing were Chilo Rachal, who’s reportedly “working through something,” Shawntae Spencer, who is working through a hamstring, and […]

Beating the blitz

SAN FRANCISCO – Blitz-pickup was the theme of the day for the 49ers 13th practice of training camp. But Harbaugh didn’t spend his personal teaching time at the beginning of practice on the offensive line. Instead, he corralled Alex Smith, Colin Kaepernick, Braylon Edwards, Joshua Morgan, and Vernon Davis – the skill players. He had […]

Braylon Edwards on acclimating

SANTA CLARA – As Dashon Goldson answered reporters’ questions, Braylon Edwards sat patiently next to the interview, waiting for his turn. When he got the chance, he was eager to talk. Here’s the complete transcript of what he said. He mostly talked about the acclimation process, but towards the end he makes some interesting comparisons […]

8/6 Practice notes

SANTA CLARA – After warm-ups and drills, the real practice started with a 9-on-9 goal line scrimmage. It was the first team offense against the first team defense, but backup Anthony Dixon lined up at tailback instead of Frank Gore. Alex Smith hiked the ball and handed it off to Dixon, who chose to bounce […]

The State vs. Braylon Edwards

All credit to the 49ers for signing Braylon Edwards, the big wide receiver they’ve long needed. As you know, Edwards has had continuing trouble with the law, and may even face suspension from the league. This is not to question the Niners’ choice of him as they try to become winners. In fact, they deserve […]

Meet Braylon Edwards

Braylon Edwards spoke in the media tent after his first practice with the team this evening. Here’s the complete transcript of the interview, courtesy of the 49ers. On whether he thought he would play for the 49ers when he visited the team facility prior to the 2005 NFL Draft: “Back then, I was thinking it […]

8/4 Practice notes: Smith vs. Kaepernick

SANTA CLARA – Practice was windy and cold in the Santa Clara dusk. Braylon Edwards lined up with the first and second-team offense today and looked good, considering he’d been on the team for about an hour. He caught a few short passes and hustled hard. Madieu Williams stood behind the defense with secondary coach […]

49ers sign Braylon Edwards, Donte Whitner

Adam Schefter reports the 49ers have signed two free agents today – wide receiver Braylon Edwards and strong safety Donte Whitner. The 28-year-old Edwards just confirmed via twitter that he will sign with the 49ers. He wrote, “It’s official #Team17 we have moved to the bay. I’m a proud member of the San Francisco 49ers.” […]

49ers pursue Braylon Edwards

Now the 49ers are pursuing wide receiver Braylon Edwards, according to Adam Schefter. Schefter believes Edwards is a good fit for the 49ers, and that the two sides could agree to a one-year deal. The 6’3″ Edwards is two inches shorter than Malcom Floyd, but he’s also two years younger. Edwards is the most talented […]