Tag Archives: Jim Harbaugh

49ers wrap up draft stocking up on defense

This is my Sunday news story on Day 3 of the 49ers’ draft. SANTA CLARA — The 49ers waited until the final day of the draft to address almost all of their biggest needs. First, a speed receiver. The 49ers used the sixth pick of the fourth round to take Bruce Ellington from the University […]

Big Niner, He's not doing himself any favors, if those reports are accurate. He'd be best served by keeping a low pro... - exgolfer

49ers choose safety Ward in first round of NFL draft

Here is my news story on the 49ers’ first round selection, Jimmie Ward. SANTA CLARA — The 49ers had clear needs at cornerback and wide receiver coming into the draft. The 49ers chose to address strong safety in Round 1. With the 30th pick, the 49ers drafted Jimmie Ward, a 5-foot-11, 193-pound strong safety from […]

I think the internet meltdown would occur if they picked him in the 3rd round. Because when fans read about Johnson they... - Scooter_McG

Ron Caragher Q&A

I interviewed San Jose State head coach Ron Caragher over the phone last week. Here is the transcript. Q: Most of the top QBs in the upcoming draft went to non-major-conference colleges. Is that a coincidence, or is college football evolving? CARAGHER: Quarterbacks can come from all different types of colleges. Even a backup like […]

There's a difference between the odd human interest story and daily hypercriticism of a team that, virtually overnight, ... - ribico

McLeod Bethel-Thompson Q&A

I interviewed 49ers’ third-string quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson over the phone last week. Here is the transcript. Q: Which colleges offered you scholarships when you were coming out of high school? BETHEL-THOMPSON: When I came out of high school, I was convinced I was going to Stanford. I didn’t know the recruiting process very well at […]

By that logic, Notre Dame, USF, and Boise State are small schools too. It ultimately doesn't matter what conference you ... - Matt

Harbaugh: “The only victim in Colin’s case is Colin’s reputation.”

SANTA CLARA – Jim Harbaugh spoke to Bay Area reporters Friday afternoon. Here’s what he said about Colin Kaepernick. Q: Are you concerned about of all the players on your team who have been under investigation recently? HARBAUGH: It’s like a parent does. Do you worry? Do you think about it a lot? Yes. It’s […]

HaHa I'm more concerned about Mr. Automatic! Any father who would knowingly set his daughter up with an NFL player is n... - mary

Conspiracy theory

Fact No.1: The 49ers were linked publicly to five big-name wide receivers during free agency — DeSean Jackson, Golden Tate, Emmanuel Sanders, Hakeem Nicks and Julian Edelman. The Niners signed none of them. Fact No.2: The 49ers have been linked publicly to three cornerbacks who are projected to get drafted in the second or third […]

whatever happened to 'kony 2012'...??!?!!... - farmer john heehaw

Kap needs instruction, not negotiation, from his coach

Here is my Thursday column on Jim Harbaugh’s logic and Colin Kaepernick’s earning potential. I had to laugh at some of the things Jim Harbaugh said Wednesday at the NFL’s owners meetings in Orlando. Harbaugh said Colin Kaepernick is “one of the top quarterbacks in the NFL,” and he deserves the big bucks. “I think […]

http://cohn.blogs.pressdemocrat.com/17958/kaepernick-salary-demand-line/?tc=ar... - mary

DeSean can fill need for speed

This is my Wednesday  column. Yes, of course the 49ers should trade for Eagles’ wide receiver DeSean Jackson. Not even a discussion. On Tuesday, CSN Philly reported that the Eagles are shopping Jackson for a third-round pick, and that the 49ers are interested. Let me list the reasons the 49ers should make this trade: 1. […]

We'll see what happens when Kaepernick is asked to carry the load and doesn't have a top 5 defense behind him.... - Jack Hammer

49ers trade for Johnathan Martin

The Miami Dolphins just tweeted that they have traded OT Johnathan Martin to the 49ers. The Dolphins will receive a seventh-round pick from the Niners in 2015 in Martin makes the Niners’ opening-day roster in 2014, according to CBS Sports. In a way, you saw this one coming. The Dolphins wanted to trade Martin. Martin […]

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49ers stock report

Here is my Wednesday column. Here is the current stock report of six prominent 49er figures, letting you know if their stock is up or down. Jim Harbaugh: Stock down For eight consecutive years, his stock was up, up, up. That trend ended Jan. 19, the day Harbaugh lost the NFC Championship to the Seahawks […]

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Report: Harbaugh works out QB Garoppolo

The day after reports surfaced that Colin Kaepernick wants a massive contract extension, Jim Harbaugh privately worked out Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, who projects to be a second-round pick. What do you think this means? Do you think the 49ers are trying to put pressure on Kaepernick and to take away his leverage? Do […]

The funny thing is, given that Kaep wants near top 5 QB money per season, he's the easiest guy of all to franchise. So... - sullyball

Harbaugh: “I get paid extremely well. Jed York has always been square dealing with me. I don’t think about that as an issue.”

Sports Illustrated recently interviewed Jim Harbaugh, and he denied that he wants a contract extension, that he wants more power and that there is friction between him and Trent Baalke. Here’s a Harbaugh quote from the interview: “I have never been a guy that wants to get extensions. If the guy at the top is […]

Why in the world would Harbaugh despise Grant. Grant doesn't despise Harbaugh either. Harbaugh is just playing the part ... - htwaits