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John Lynch on Adrian Colbert: 'He displayed characteristics of a big time starter'

Nov 21,2017<p>49ers general manager John Lynch, a former safety and Hall of Fame candidate, came away impressed with the play of rookie safety Adrian Colbert in his first start against the Giants.<p>Colbert was forced into action Week 10 after the team lost its first two free safeties on the depth chart …

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A look at 6 players on the 49ers who are pending free agents

Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is in the 49ers’ 2018 plans.<p>But what about their other pending free agents?<p>Beyond Garoppolo, who almost certainly will receive a long-term deal or the franchise tag, it doesn’t appear that any other player in the final year of his contract is a slam dunk to return next …

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Big decisions: Seven current 49ers starters headed for free agency

We're killing two birds with one post here. The charts below show what the 49ers’ depth chart will look like going into Sunday's game against the …

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Who are your unexpected 49ers standouts through Week 10?

Niners Nation New Minute: Bye Week edition<p>It’s been a rough season in some ways for the San Francisco 49ers, but in spite of the 1-9 record, there …

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Is tackling technique to blame for 49ers defensive injuries?

The San Francisco 49ers have an injury problem, though you already know that if you haven’t been living under a rock. It’s more than likely a long …

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San Francisco 49ers: Predicting the future at safety in 2018

The San Francisco 49ers are going to have plenty of tough decisions to make this offseason, and the safety spot is going to be one of intrigue …

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Adrian Colbert gives the thumbs up following surgery

The San Francisco 49ers had three safeties break three bones in as many weeks, the most recent being the thumb injury to rookie Adrian Colbert. He …

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2018 NFL mock draft: Where do you rank CB vs. edge rusher?

The San Francisco 49ers will have a huge opportunity in front of them next April when they make their pick near the top of the 2018 NFL Draft. The …

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Numbers game: Signs of improvement for besieged 49ers defense

DeForest Buckner remains the NFL's leader in snaps by a defensive lineman, but there are reasons to believe he won't be in the top spot by the end of …

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49ers film breakdown: Adrian Colbert

The San Francisco’ injuries continue to pile up. First Jimmie Ward, then Jaquiski Tartt. Enter rookie 7th round pick Adrian Colbert. His initial …

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49ers injury reports, Weeks 1-10: George Kittle has been banged up most of the season

49ers injuries, Weeks 1-10<p>Player<p>Wk<p>Injury<p>Practice 1<p>Practice 2<p>Practice 3<p>Status<p>Game-day<p>Player<p>Wk<p>Injury<p>Practice 1<p>Practice 2<p>Practice 3<p>Status<p>Game-day<p>Jimmie …

George Kittle

Another Man’s Treasure: NFL Players Who Just Need a Change of Scenery

We've reached a point in the NFL season where it's equal parts looking back and gazing forward.<p>There are plenty of predictive pieces coming out about which teams will make the postseason and advance to Super Bowl LII. You don't have to look far to read about which players have shined so far in 2017 …

Eli Manning

49ers will get key reinforcements back after Week 11 bye

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 07: Quarterback Tyrod Taylor #2 of the Baltimore Ravens throws a pass while defensive end Cornellius Carradine #95 of the San …

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Giants vs. 49ers recap: 6 big performers in the first win

The San Francisco 49ers managed their first win of 2017 facing a spiritless Giants team. The good news is that they didn’t win only because their …

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After first win, 49ers' focus shifts to 'The Plan That Isn’t' during bye week

The San Francisco 49ers’ first victory of the calendar year, a 31-21 out-of-context hammering of the New York …

C. J. Beathard

Rookie 49ers safety Adrian Colbert suffered a broken thumb against Giants

Stan Szeto-USA TODAY SportsSan Francisco 49ers safety Adrian Colbert suffered a broken thumb during Sunday's win against the New York Giants, …

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Adrian Colbert played through broken thumb, expected to miss some time

The San Francisco 49ers appeared to get through their Week 10 victory without any significant injuries, but alas, it is not to be. Free safety Adrian …

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49ers notes: New guy Louis Murphy has ‘hopped in quick’

It looks as if receiver Louis Murphy will be latest 49er to be signed one day and then hit the field a few days later. “We’re going to need him,” … …

Haason Reddick

Streaming IDP options for Week 10 of the fantasy season

It was another frustrating week for our IDP streamers, as several of our choices came very close to having big weeks. For example, Colts lineman …

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49ers defensive coordinator defends philosophy: Injuries are 'freak accidents'

SANTA CLARA -- From the day he arrived as 49ers defensive coordinator, Robert Saleh stressed to his player that he wanted them to play with extreme …

Marquise Goodwin

Giants-49ers set to wage historic battle of the worsts

The New York Giants are coming off a 34-point loss at home, have several key players on injured reserve, and have won one game in a rough first half …

Kyle Shanahan

49ers to develop 4 rookie starters on defense

When the 49ers take the field Sunday against the Giants, they could have three defensive rookies starting who began the season as backups.<p>That's just …

C. J. Beathard

Transcript: Robert Saleh discusses defense as 49ers prepare for Giants

NFL NetworkListen to AudioFull Article at 49ers Webzone<b>This scout team quarterback you guys have, is he giving your defense a good look?</b>"Yeah. He …

Eli Manning

Part 2: The One Lie About This Year's 49ers

• Truth: The defense will return to greatness. But today, it's not built to win games.<br>• Truth: The passing game is Kyle Shanahan's white whale.<p>In the …

Kyle Shanahan

Injury-ravaged 49ers add defensive back to roster

The 49ers bolstered their depleted secondary by signing defensive back Antone Exum Jr. to a one-year deal. To make room on the roster, the 49ers …

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Golden Nuggets: Jimmy Garoppolo’s Starting Date

In the middle of a lost season, there is only 1 remaining question left to answer: when will Jimmy Garoppolo start? This Sunday against the New York …

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2018 NFL Draft: Pro Football Focus mocks safety Derwin James to 49ers

The folks over at Pro Football Focus have their latest mock for the 2018 NFL Draft, and the San Francisco 49ers wind up grabbing Florida State safety …

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49ers injured reserve list continues to grow

The San Francisco 49ers placed offensive tackle Garry Gilliam on injured reserve Tuesday afternoon, bringing their total on IR to 18. He followed the …

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49ers Q&A: Are they seriously thinking about starting Jimmy G?

<b>Michael Edge</b>‏ @_Michael_Edge_ We can’t seriously be thinking of playing @JimmyG_10 behind that offensive line, can we?<p><b>ANSW</b>: He's an NFL quarterback, …

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Agent: 49ers to bring back receiver that was cut after preseason

Nov 06,2017<p>The injury-ravaged 49ers are bringing back receiver Louis Murphy, according to his representatives on Twitter. He spent training camp and the preseason with the team.<p>Murphy, 30, was released Sept. 1 when San Francisco assembled its 53-man roster to start the regular season.<p>The 49ers have …

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