49ers coach Harbaugh content with where he is

Mar 9, 2014

49ers coach Harbaugh content with where he is

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is ready for a busy week ahead with the start of free agency and is moving forward from the recent news that the Cleveland Browns inquired about trading for him. Harbaugh, attending the Utah-Stanford men’s basketball game Saturday ...

49ers, Boldin reach agreement on a two-year contract

Mar 4, 2014

49ers, Boldin reach agreement on a two-year contract

While chatter has swirled about Jim Harbaugh’s future with the 49ers in recent weeks, wide receiver Anquan Boldin has secured his status in San Francisco — and even credited the coach for his decision to come back. The franchise gave him a few million ...

49ers decry Sherman's lack of class, rip him as 'ignorant'

Jan 21, 2014

49ers decry Sherman's lack of class, rip him as 'ignorant'

San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner was irked at any Seattle fans involved with throwing popcorn and other debris on injured linebacker NaVorro Bowman as he was carted off at CenturyLink Field. “That’s pure ignorance,” said Whitner, who noted losing to the rival Seahawks ...

Seahawks stand tall to edge Niners in NFC title game

Jan 20, 2014

Seahawks stand tall to edge Niners in NFC title game

Richard Sherman did a CenturyLink Leap. Golden Tate grabbed a 12th Man flag and circled the field with it. Even team owner Paul Allen made an appearance and gave a victory speech. The Seattle Seahawks are headed to the Big Apple for the Super ...

49ers, Seahawks set for showdown

Jan 19, 2014

49ers, Seahawks set for showdown

From the first kickoff back in September, the 49ers and Seahawks seemed destined to meet for the NFC title. Time to get it on. With the conference’s most physical, relentless defenses, adept at forcing turnovers and making opponents think twice about, well, just about ...

Niners oust Panthers

Jan 13, 2014

Niners oust Panthers

Colin Kaepernick raced into the end zone, then pretended to rip open his shirt with both hands imitating Cam Newton’s Superman touchdown celebration. Three years of frustration had come to a head. “Just a little shoutout,” Kaepernick said. To whom? “I think you know ...

Kaepernick burns Green Bay

Jan 6, 2014

Kaepernick burns Green Bay

Under pressure in subzero weather, Colin Kaepernick kept his cool. Facing a blitz on third-and-8, the elusive San Francisco 49ers quarterback scrambled 11 yards out of trouble to set up Phil Dawson’s 33-yard field goal as time expired for a 23-20 win Sunday over ...

49ers surging as playoffs draw near

Dec 25, 2013

49ers surging as playoffs draw near

For everyone who figured the San Francisco 49ers might stumble after reaching the Super Bowl considering their tougher schedule, added pressure and a much-improved division nemesis, the reigning NFC champions are headed back to the playoffs. With plenty of momentum. Despite a pair of ...

49ers battle past Falcons in Candlestick finale

Dec 24, 2013

49ers battle past Falcons in Candlestick finale

On a night they cheered “The Catch” and many San Francisco greats of old, the current 49ers looked ready to move that success right into the future at a flashy new stadium. In one emphatic finish, NaVorro Bowman, Colin Kaepernick and the Niners sealed ...

Harbaugh plans on remaining with 49ers for the long term

Dec 20, 2013

Harbaugh plans on remaining with 49ers for the long term

Yes, Jim Harbaugh wants to coach the San Francisco 49ers for years to come. No, he doesn’t want to discuss a contract extension in a public forum. Harbaugh twice said he “absolutely” wants to stay put coaching the 49ers for the long haul. The ...

49ers confident cornerback is heading in Wright direction

Dec 15, 2013

49ers confident cornerback is heading in Wright direction

Eric Wright raised his arms to the sky, his right hand clutching the ball, then danced off the field collecting hugs and hand slaps from his San Francisco teammates. The veteran cornerback finally was back in his play-making element. Wright and the 49ers had ...

Kap, 49ers pound Redskins

Nov 26, 2013

Kap, 49ers pound Redskins

Colin Kaepernick looked left, scrambled right, then found Anquan Boldin open in the end zone for a 6-yard touchdown. Quarterback and receiver raced toward each other for a celebratory chest-bump, proving to all that the San Francisco 49ers offense is alive and well. “We ...