Goodwin on the O-line: “We’ve been pretty confident throughout the last couple weeks.”

SANTA CLARA — Here’s what center Jonathan Goodwin said in the locker room today. Q: Do you appreciate that your coach gives you the opportunity to really go for the jugular there in the fourth quarter? JG: Yeah, I mean, coach Harbaugh, obviously he’s aggressive and that’s all you can ask for in a coach. For your coach to be on you and things like that, but to see he’s aggressive gives…

October 10, 2011

Jonathan Goodwin: “Everyone wants to play better.”

SANTA CLARA — One center spoke to reporters today, and he was Jonathan Goodwin. Here’s the complete transcript of his interview. Q: What did you think of the offensive line’s performance on Saturday? GOODWIN: It’s ok, but there’s always things you can clean up. I think every offensive lineman is still searching for that perfect game, but, you know, you can always improve, and you can never play well enough….

August 29, 2011

Jonathan Goodwin signs

Trent Baalke’s patience-period is apparently over. According to Matt Barrows, the 49ers have signed two-time pro-bowl center Jonathan Goodwin to a three-year deal. According to Adam Schefter, the deal is woth $10.9 million with $4 million guaranteed. The 32-year-old Goodwin was the starting center for the 2009 Superbowl champion New Orleans Saints. He made the Pro Bowl in 2009, and in 2010 he made it as a reserve. Like Davis…

August 3, 2011