John Lynch

Senior Bowl week - key players scouts will keep their eyes on

While numerous high level draft prospects don’t meet the requirements of the Senior Bowl, there still will be plenty on hand trying to catch NFL …

Rashaad Penny

Eight NFL teams poised to take huge leaps in 2018

When it comes to Indianapolis, we’re looking at three big things.<p>One is general manager Chris Ballard. He needs to do a better job building a team …

NFL

Netflix's programming boss says 'Everything Sucks!' is the next 'sleeper hit' you should keep an eye on

• <b>Netflix's content boss, Ted Sarandos, singled out "Everything Sucks!" as a Netflix original series that "people should keep an eye" in an earnings call Monday.</b>• <b><br>The 90s-set, coming-of-age comedy series premieres February 16 on Netflix.</b>• <b><br>Watch the first trailer for the series below.</b><p>In an earnings call …

Netflix

Even without top-three pick, 49ers could still find QB-needy trade partner

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- For the majority of the 2017 NFL season, the San Francisco 49ers seemed to be on the long walk toward a pick in the top two or …

Baker Mayfield

49ers mailbag: Who’s a realistic first-round target?

Ivanho Gares‏ @mazel7ov If no traded of draft order... What is a realistic possibility for us at 9/10?<p><b>ANSW</b>: This is going to be a bit of a …

San Francisco 49ers

Ellis & Davis-Hunt's The Wild Storm Is Teasing the Return of Gen13

It looks like <i>The Wild Storm</i> could be getting ready to reintroduce the superhero team Gen13 in the appropriately numbered issue #13.<p>According to DC …

Comics

5 ways 'Seinfeld' changed the way we watch TV

'Seinfeld' changed the way TV shows are filmed.<p><i>NBC</i><p>'Seinfeld' on location in Los Angeles, using a single-camera approach.<p>In 'Seinfeldia,' Armstrong …

TV

The 49ers IR class of 2017

The San Francisco 49ers amazing turnaround last year — winning six of their last seven games after losing the first nine — was even more stunning …

Jaquiski Tartt

North team defensive prospects in the 2018 Senior Bowl

The 2018 Senior Bowl practices are set to get underway today so it’s time to start highlighting the players to watch in this Saturday’s game. …

Jaquiski Tartt

Colin Kaepernick named finalist for prestigious NFLPA award

The NFL’s most famous unemployed quarterback is under consideration for a prestigious award.<p>Colin Kaepernick, who took his last snap with the 49ers …

San Francisco 49ers

Netflix grabbed 7 Oscar nominations amid a big push into original movies — a top analyst tells us what that means for its business

• <b>Netflix netted seven Oscar nominations on Monday, equaling its total haul from all previous years.</b>• <b><br>RBC analyst Mark Mahaney spoke to Business Insider about how Oscar hauls will help Netflix, but "may not be critical" for its success moving forward.</b><p>Netflix grabbed a record seven Oscar nominations on …

Netflix

Star Classic

On Saturday, nearly 90 of San Diego County’s high school football standouts took to the field under the lights one last time for the 28th Annual Alex …

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg praised the #MeToo movement, and shared her own experience of sexual harassment

• <b>Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg extolled the #MeToo movement and shared a personal experience of sexual harassment at Sundance Film Festival on Sunday.</b>• <b><br>Ginsburg spoke at a Q&A in advance of the debut of "RBG," a documentary on her life and career.</b><p>Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg …

U.S. Politics

What Broncos needs could impact 49ers in the NFL Draft?

There are at least seven teams and eight picks before the San Francisco 49ers get around to making a pick in the 2018 NFL Draft (potentially more if …

Reuben Foster

49ers veteran expected to play in Pro Bowl thanks to Eagles

Veteran 49ers left tackle Joe Staley is expected to benefit from the Philadelphia Eagles’ trip to the Super Bowl.<p>Staley, originally chosen as an …

San Francisco 49ers

San Francisco 49ers: 3 blue-chip players to be excited about in 2018

SANTA CLARA, CA – OCTOBER 06: A view of a San Francisco 49ers helmet during warms up prior to their NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at Levi’s …

NFL

What Colts needs could impact 49ers in the NFL Draft?

There are at least seven teams and eight picks before the <b>San Francisco 49ers</b> get around to selecting (potentially more if they lose the coin flip …

Marlon Mack

15 Years Ago: Ronde Barber Shut Down the Vet

The Minnesota Vikings are headed to Philadelphia this weekend for the NFC Championship Game thanks to one of the most memorable game-winning plays in …

Donovan McNabb

Colin Kaepernick a phone call away from being Raiders’ backup QB

<i>Ladies and gentlemen, now playing quarterback for the Raiders, No. 7, Colin Kaepernick!</i><p>Yes, I <i>do</i> believe <b>Marquette King</b> will give up his jersey number …

Colin Kaepernick

NFL Free Agency: Laying out a plan for the 49ers

FOXBOROUGH, MA – JANUARY 13: Dion Lewis #33 of the New England Patriots carries the ball in the second quarter of the AFC Divisional Playoff game …

NFL

2018 Free Agency: A look at Cleveland Browns running back Isaiah Crowell

When looking at free agency, it's easy to focus on the flashy big-name stars who will command top dollar. That's not how the San Francisco 49ers …

Kyle Shanahan

Colin Firth says he 'wouldn't work with' Woody Allen again over sexual assault allegation

• <b>Colin Firth joins the growing list of actors who have denounced Woody Allen over the sexual assault allegation from Allen's adoptive daughter, Dylan Farrow.</b>• <b><br>Firth told The Guardian, "I wouldn't work with him again," in response to an inquiry about Farrow's first televised interview on Thursday.</b><p>Colin …

Colin Firth

What the 49ers’ offseason plan would look like without Jimmy Garoppolo

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 03: Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo #10 of the San Francisco 49ers warms up prior to the game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier …

NFL

Brian Murphy identifies 49ers rookie starters from 2017 who can hold onto their jobs

49ers Webzone - Following the 2017 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers class received high marks, which was mostly due to general manager John Lynch …

Trent Taylor

49ers address the secondary in Mel Kiper's first 2018 mock NFL draft

Jan 18,2018<p>General manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan are no longer rookies. They’re entering their second offseason since being tasked with rebuilding the 49ers starting last winter. The pair orchestrated a mostly successful debut, with solid additions in free agency, the NFL draft and …

San Francisco 49ers

San Francisco 49ers: Grading John Lynch’s first year as general manager

Niner Noise looks back at the efforts from San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch and grades his work over the entire course of 2017. It’s …

NFL

49ers’ Solomon Thomas in a rush to improve after rookie season

In August, a few days after Solomon Thomas’ NFL debut in the preseason opener at Kansas City, 49ers general manager John Lynch said plenty of people in his circle had noticed the rookie defensive lineman.<p>And that wasn’t surprising: Thomas set the tone on his first career snap when he had a …

Joey Bosa

Finding fit for Jimmie Ward a key to 49ers' offseason plans

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The 2017 NFL season was supposed to be the year that San Francisco 49ers free safety Jimmie Ward enjoyed a breakthrough that …

Jimmie Ward

Could the Bay Area have the Heisman winner and multiple MVPs this year?

Image 1of/6<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Bryce Love is the cherry on the banana split of 2018 Bay Area sports.<p>Love, for those non-members of the obscure cult of …

Khris Davis

Why the 49ers shouldn’t sign Jarvis Landry in free agency

Miami Dolphins receiver Jarvis Landry is one of the most highly touted free agents on the market. Niner Noise discusses why the San Francisco 49ers …

NFL