49ers Top Stories

The 49ers Insider Podcast

More Headlines

Shanahan before Chargers game
Source: 49ers plan second interview with Shanahan; Cable withdraws name
Following the upcoming NFC title game, the 49ers will interview Kyle Shanahan again, a source told CSNBayArea.com.
Trent Kirchner talking to Michael Bowie
Source: 49ers GM candidate Kirchner to remain with Seahawks
One name can be removed from the 49ers' GM search, as Trent Kirchner will remain with Seattle, a source confirmed to CSNBayArea.com.
49ers' Buckner selected to All-Rookie team
DeForest Buckner, the 49ers’ No. 7 overall pick from Oregon, started all 15 games in which he appeared...
49ers Mailbag: Shanahan the overwhelming favorite, if he wants it
At this point in the game, Kyle Shanahan is the only legitimate candidate for the job. But the 49ers may have to be very patient...
Chip Kelly looking sad
Report: Chip Kelly interviews for Jags' OC job
In search of his next gig, former 49ers head coach Chip Kelly is reportedly interviewing for the Jaguars' offensive coordinator job.
McDaniels talking to players
Pats OC McDaniels 'impressed' by York, Marathe
Patriots OC Josh McDaniels pulled his name out of consideration for the 49ers job Monday, but he praised the team's search committee.
Julio Jones and Kyle Shanahan
Report: 49ers 'honing in' on Shanahan as next head coach
While the 49ers continue to interview GM candidates, they have reportedly set their sights on Kyle Shanahan as their next head coach...
Rodgers, Packers headed to NFC championship after thriller with Cowboys
In a classic playoff game for the ages, the Packers outlasted the Cowboys on a last-second field goal and will now play the Falcons in the NFC championship game.
Chip Kelly and Shad Khan
Report: Jags interviewed Chip Kelly 'very quietly' before hiring Marrone
Shortly after Chip Kelly was fired by the 49ers, he reportedly interviewed with the Jaguars for their head coaching vacancy.
Russell Wilson sacked by Falcons
Seahawks' season ends in Atlanta; Falcons advance to NFC title game
The Seahawks scored first Saturday, but the Falcons took over in the second quarter and went on to rout Seattle Saturday.
Ex-49ers O-line coach lands with Jaguars
Pat Flaherty, who served as the 49ers' offensive line coach under Chip Kelly, is moving on to a new team...
Maiocco: 49ers' GM and coach search might last a long time
Every NFL team with a head coaching vacancy has made a hire -- except the San Francisco 49ers. Matt Maiocco breaks down the...
49ers now the only NFL team with no head coach
With Anthony Lynn now off the board, the time is ticking for the 49ers to hire their next general manager and head coach...
49ers pool of candidates shrinks as Rams tab next head coach
The Los Angeles Rams officially announced their next head coach, leaving the 49ers as one of just two teams with a vacancy...
Report: Former 49ers offensive coordinator joining Harbaugh's Ravens
Greg Roman was in charge of the 49ers' offense under Jim Harbaugh from 2011 to 2014...
Making the case for every NFL team to move to Los Angeles
This is how it must be. The NFL wants this, and everyone tells us how powerful the NFL is, so the NFL must get what it wants...
Dan Quinn and Kyle Shanahan talking
49ers candidate Shanahan: Interviews not a distraction from playoffs
While getting ready for the Falcons' playoff game, OC Kyle Shanahan is also interviewing for jobs. But he's not worried about his focus.
49ers' candidate McDermott becomes Bills coach
The former Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator was one of just two candidates for the 49ers’ job with a defensive background...
Broncos hire 49ers head coach candidate
Vance Joseph, who served as an assistant under Mike Nolan and Mike Singletary, was scheduled to interview with the 49ers on Thursday...
Mike Nolan endorses Terry McDonough for 49ers' GM job
Around the league, Terry McDonough is known as fiery and opinionated, but is universally respected for his ability to evaluate talent...
Sources: 49ers plan to interview Cardinals' McDonough this week
The 49ers are interviewing Cardinals VP of player personnel Terry McDonough for the team's next GM, sources have told CSNBayArea.com.
Mike Nolan praises 49ers exec Paraag Marathe: 'Son of a gun is good'
On Tuesday morning, former 49ers head coach Mike Nolan was very complimentary towards Paraag Marathe...
Clemson's winning play stirs memory of 'The Catch'
Clemson -- Dwight Clark's alma mater -- ran the same basic concept to win the title that Bill Walsh called in the 49ers' critical moment 35 years ago...
Clemson QB Watson, a potential 49ers QB target, opts for draft
If the 49ers have not filled their need at QB before the NFL Draft, Deshaun Watson figures to be in the conversation at No. 2 overall...
Report: Joseph to interview with 49ers -- if Broncos don't hire him
Vance Joseph, who is scheduled to interview Tuesday with the Broncos, is considered a top candidate to replace Gary Kubiak...
Second 49ers assistant accepts college job
Eric Wolford, the 49ers’ assistant offensive line coach, was named the offensive line coach at the University of South Carolina...
Did 49ers GM candidate Riddick drop hint about coach he would want?
Current ESPN analyst Louis Riddick is a candidate to be the next GM for the 49ers. Did he already reveal the coach he would want on air?
Josh McDaniels humbled to interview for head-coaching jobs
On Saturday, Josh McDaniels spent three hours apiece with the Jaguars and Rams before capping his busy day with the 49ers...
Possible QB target for 49ers at No. 2 declares for draft
If the 49ers do not already have their long-term quarterback situation figured out by the end of April, one option officially...
49ers' updated interview schedule
The 49ers’ updated interview schedule consists of meetings with Washington offensive coordinator Sean McVay and Carolina assistant general manager Brandon Beane.
Riddick: 49ers roster needs 'massive overhaul' at key positions
Louis Riddick, who is set to interview for the 49ers GM job, weighed in on the state of San Francisco's roster...
Rawls scores vs Lions
Seahawks rout Lions, advance to face Falcons in divisional round
Thomas Rawls ran for a franchise playoff-record 161 yards to lead the Seahawks past the Lions in the NFC Wild Card game Saturday night/
Nick Caserio speaking to the media
Report: Patriots executive declines 49ers' interview request
While the 49ers interviewed Patriots OC Josh McDaniels, they reportedly will not get a chance to interview executive Nick Caserio.
49ers Mailbag: Which GM best pairs with McDaniels?
Insider Matt Maiocco answers your questions about the 49ers' GM/head-coaching search in his latest mailbag...
McDaniels interviews with 49ers for head-coaching job
The 49ers on Saturday interviewed New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels for their head-coaching position.
Patriots' Day could be pivotal in 49ers' coach-GM search
The key day will take place on Saturday, when the 49ers are scheduled to meet with Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels...
Kaepernick announces $100K in donations for December
Colin Kaepernick announced his plan to donate $1 million to charities that support his mission after the 49ers’ exhibition finale at San Diego...
NFL needs: Where every team needs to improve this offseason
While the playoffs are underway, most NFL teams are done. Here's a first look at what each squad needs heading into next year...
Eagles executive Howie Roseman takes shots at Chip Kelly
On Wednesday morning, Howie Roseman took a few thinly-veiled shots at the former Eagles and 49ers head coach...
Report: 49ers plan to interview Panthers exec for GM job
Brandon Beane, 39, reportedly becomes the ninth known candidate to replace Trent Baalke, who was fired as 49ers general manager...
Sean McDermott
Source: Panthers' McDermott to interview with 49ers next week
Carolina defensive coordinator Sean McDermott is scheduled to interview next week for the 49ers’ head-coaching vacancy...
2017 NFL head-coaching tracker
The 49ers are one of six teams in need of a head coach this offseason. Insider Matt Maiocco keeps you up-to-the-second on every team's search...
Source: 49ers to travel to Seattle to interview Cable, GM candidates
Jed York and Paraag Marathe will head to the Pacific Northwest next week to meet with several members of the rival Seahawks...
49ers complete interview with head coach candidate Anthony Lynn
Anthony Lynn, who is believed to be a strong candidate to become the permanent coach in Buffalo, met with 49ers officials on Wednesday...
Jeff Garcia makes his pitch to be next head coach of the 49ers
Jeff Garcia led the Red and Gold to the playoffs in 2001 and 2002 and made the Pro Bowl three straight years...
Chip Kelly disputes notion that he and Trent Baalke did not get along
On Wednesday morning, former 49ers head coach Chip Kelly opened up to CSNBayArea.com about his relationship with Trent Baalke...
Former 49ers TE Brent Jones gives Jed York credit in two areas
On Tuesday afternoon, Brent Jones weighed in on the state of the 49ers franchise...
Maiocco outlines busy week of interviews for 49ers
After firing Chip kelly and Trent Baalke on Sunday, the 49ers begin conducting interview with prospective candidates on...
Former 49ers WR Owens named 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame finalist
For the second straight year, former 49ers wide receiver Terrell Owens is among the 15 finalists for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
George Paton
Source: Vikings' Paton set to interview for 49ers GM job
Vikings assistant GM George Paton is the latest candidate to have an interview scheduled with the 49ers, a source told CSNBayArea.com.
Jimmy Raye III
Report: Raye III to interview with 49ers for GM job next week
Jimmy Raye III, the son of former 49ers offensive coordinator, will reportedly interview for the open general manager position.
Reports: Sean McVay set to interview with 49ers
Sean McVay has been Washington's OC for the past three seasons. His father, John McVay, was inducted into the 49ers Hall of Fame in 2013...
Source: 49ers expected to interview Joseph, but meeting not set
Vance Joseph, 44, began his pro coaching career with the 49ers as a defensive backs coach from 2005 to 2010...
Confirmed candidates for 49ers general manager
Jed York is not sure whether the head coach or the GM will be hired first – or whether they will simply be hired together...
Confirmed candidates for 49ers head coach
Under offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, the Falcons had the highest-scoring offense in the league at 33.8 points per game...
Report: ESPN analyst Riddick to interview for 49ers GM
The 49ers drafted Louis Riddick in 1991 and will reportedly interview the 47-year old next week in New York...
Jed York gives himself more power in coach, GM hirings
49ers CEO Jed York is not having his power stripped away. In fact, it appears to be just the opposite...
49ers players understand why Kelly, Baalke were fired
A day after Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke were fired, the players offered their thoughts on the why the moves happened.
STL: Will firing Harbaugh haunt York forever?
Matt Maiocco offers insight into split between Jim Harbaugh and Jed York in 2014.
STL: What should 49ers look for in Kelly's replacement?
As Jed York searches for the 49ers' next head coach, what qualities should he be looking for?
STL: How do 49ers turn it around after firing Kelly, Baalke?
Matt Maiocco, John Middlekauf and Phil Taylor discuss the 49ers' next step after firing Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke.
Source: Two Packers execs to interview for 49ers GM job
The 49ers are looking for a new GM after firing Trent Baalke. Reportedly, the front office has their eyes on two names from the Packers.
Source: 49ers schedule interview with Falcons OC Shanahan
The 49ers fired head coach Chip Kelly on Sunday. On Monday, an interview was already set up with a possible replacement...
Bowman: 'It's been tough for me to watch' the 49ers during 2016 season
NaVorro Bowman is the team leader of the 49ers. Watching them end with a 2-14 season after going down in Week 4 was alsmost unbearable.
Jed York transcript: No looking back on Harbaugh split
Jed York took the podium after firings of Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke. And he refused to discuss his past decision with Jim Harbaugh...
49ers players on board with York's plan to build 'winning culture'
Nobody asked any questions after Jed York spoke to the team on Monday morning. They liked what they heard from the 49ers' top executive...
Jed York discusses future of the 49ers: 'You don't dismiss owners'
49ers CEO Jed York took the podium on Monday morning. He opened with a brief statement and then answered many questions...
49ers 2017 opponents set, home and away
Because the 49ers finished in last place in the NFC West, they will face the last place teams in the NFC South and NFC North...
49ers begin search for head coach, general manager
Josh McDaniels is believed to be at the top of the 49ers’ wish list to fill the vacancy that was created with the firing of Chip Kelly...
Ratto: York needs to hire GM and then get out of the way
As Ray Ratto details, the 49ers should take a page out of the Raiders' book as they look to fill their coach and GM openings.
Maiocco hints at possible 'New England West' scenario
Matt Maiocco examines possible candidates for the 49ers coach, GM and quarterback in 2017.
Maiocco: Tough to see Kap returning under new 49ers regime
Matt Maiocco handicaps the chances that Colin Kaepernick returns to the 49ers in 2017.
Maiocco: York didn't feel Kelly's style could be successful
Moments after news broke of Chip kelly being fired by teh 49ers, matt Maiocco offers insight into why the move was made.
Kap talking to Kelly
Kaepernick appreciates support of Kelly, teammates and organization
Following what could be his final game as a 49er, Colin Kaepernick expressed admiration for Chip Kelly, fans and his teammates.
Jed York at Super Bowl 50
York has his work cut out for him in replacing Kelly, Baalke
Jed York has given the horse's head to his head coach and GM. But with his history, the 49ers CEO has many obstacles to overcome to fill the voids.
Chip Kelly looking sad
49ers fire head coach Chip Kelly after 2-14 season
Chip Kelly's tenure with the 49ers is over after just one season as the team fired the head coach following Sunday's loss to Seattle.
Maiocco: First thing 49ers need is a GM-coach combination
49ers Insider Matt Maiocco breaks down what San Francisco needs to do now that Trent Baalke and Chip Kelly are out as general...
Ratto: York's hiring record reason for skepticism for 49ers
Following the 49ers' season-finale loss to the Seahawks, Ray Ratto discusses whether Chip Kelly deserves to be fired.
Staley: 49ers' situation is 'unfortunate, frustrating'
Joe Staley breaks down what the players need to do in order to get past the 49ers' upper management issues and still produce on...
Kaepernick: 'Great relationship' with Kelly, York, Marathe
Did the thought of potentially playing his final game in a 49ers uniform ever cross Colin Kaepernick's mind?
Lynch answers whether he thinks Kelly should stay as coach
Aaron Lynch believes that, despite the 2-14 season, the 49ers shouldn't make sweeping changes...
Bowman: 'Sad to see (Baalke) leave; wish him the best'
NaVorro Bowman describes his relationship Trent Baalke and the general manager will no longer be the GM for the 49ers...
Kelly: 'I love these players ... they gave me everything'
Chip Kelly breaks down the 49ers' loss to the Seahawks, adding that the rumors of his departure were not a distraction for him...
Kelly addresses reports he will be fired as 49ers head coach
Reports that a phone call between 49ers head coach Chip Kelly and CEO Jed York was less-than-friendly. Kelly took some time to...
Instant Replay: 49ers comeback falls short, lose to Seahawks in season finale
The 49ers made a late run, but ultimately succumb to the Seahawks in the 2016-17 season finale...
Steelers score against Browns
Browns lose finale in OT, assured of No. 1 pick in 2017 NFL Draft
The Browns will pick first in the 2017 NFL Draft after they lost to the Steelers in overtime on Sunday in Pittsburgh.
Gore makes history, rushes for over 1,000 yards at 33 years old
Former 49ers great Frank Gore continued to defy time by going over the 1,000-yard rushing mark Sunday to end the 2016 season.
Trent Baalke confirms firing, in favor of 49ers' 're-set'
Former 49ers GM Trent Baalke acknowledged he has been fired and offered his take on the team's future Sunday morning...
49ers fans fly 'The House That Harbaugh Built' banner
A banner with quite the message to the 49ers flew over Levi's Stadium on Sunday.
Who could be the 49ers' next head coach, GM in 2017?
With Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke expected to be fired, Matt Maiocco gives a few names to watch.
Maiocco: Expect Kelly soon to join Baalke as fired by 49ers
Insider Matt Maiocco sees the 49ers making a clean break and getting rid of both Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke.
Inactives: Staley back in 49ers' lineup for finale
Joe Staley, the 2016 49ers MVP, is back in the starting lineup for the season finale against the Seahawks...
Sources: Trent Baalke fired as 49ers GM
After one of the worst seasons in franchise history, Trent Baalke is no longer the 49ers' GM, sources told CSNBayArea.com on Sunday morning.
Maiocco details what's next for 49ers with Kelly, Baalke out
With news of the 49ers planning to fire Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke, Insider Matt Maiocco examines how the team plans to replace...
Jed York at the podium
With Kelly, Baalke likely out, York must decide what is truly important to him
It appears Jed York is set to fire Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke. If he screws up the next hiring, he'll have screwed up the 49ers into the Retching Twenties.
Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke
Reports: 49ers expected to fire Chip Kelly, Trent Baalke
The 49ers will soon be looking for a new head coach and GM as they are reportedly expected to fire Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke.
49ers promote running back from practice squad; Martin to IR
As running back Carlos Hyde hit IR, the 49ers were expected to bring up a rusher from the practice squad. But the name may surprise people.
Former Cal Bears punter signs long-term extension with Buccaneers
It was a very happy New Year's Eve for former Cal Bears punter Bryan Anger as he cashed in with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers...
49ers' Draughn rebounds from demotion to earn start in finale
Shaun Draughn's career has been full of ups and downs. To end the 2016 season, it's all positive as he earned the start against the Rams.
Seahawks, DE Michael Bennett agree to lucrative three-year extension
Michael Bennett and the Seahawks will continue their football marriage through the 2020 season as the defensive end agreed to a big extension.
Joe Staley
49ers team honors: Staley wins Bill Walsh Award
Joe Staley became the first offensive lineman to win the Bill Walsh Award as the 49ers’ team MVP.
Colin Kaepernick
Teammates vote Kaepernick winner of prestigious Eshmont Award
If there was any doubt about how Colin Kaepernick’s anthem protest was received in the 49ers’ locker room, that question was answered on Friday.
Maiocco handicaps future for Baalke, Kelly, Kaepernick
With the 49ers' 2016 season coming to a close, Insider Matt Maiocco looks to the future.
Joe Staley
Injury report: Staley questionable for 49ers' season finale
The 49ers offensive line will be a thin in Sunday's season finale against the Seahawks with injuries to Joe Staley, Andrew Tiller and Marcus Martin.
Maiocco: Good chance 49ers make big move after season finale
Matt Maiocco reads the tea leaves after Dave Feldman asks about Trent Baalke's future.
Members of 49ers organization with uncertain futures
With the 49ers' 2016 campaign mercifully coming to an end, Insider Matt Maiocco examines four key individuals with uncertain...
The 49ers Insider Podcast
The 49ers Insider Podcast: Antoine Bethea
In his 11th NFL season, 49ers safety Antoine Bethea was the team's leading tackler and feels as if he can "still play some good...
49ers' Bethea: 'I feel I have good football left in front of me'
A lot has changed since Antoine Bethea first became a 49er, but what hasn't is his will to restore San Francisco's to its glory days...
Kendra Ray McDonald
Ray McDonald’s ex-fiancee delivers message to domestic violence victims
The ex-fiancée of Ray McDonald broke her silence to NBC Bay Area on Thursday with a message for victims of domestic violence.
Christian Ponder
Kelly: No plan to get Ponder playing time
Colin Kaepernick will make his 11th straight start to finish the regular season on Sunday. Chip Kelly gave no indication that Christian Ponder will see the field...
Chip Kelly, Pete Carroll differ on views of huddling up
Chip Kelly sees no benefit in having his offense convene in a circle after every play to allow the quarterback to relay the play call...
Hyde on the hit that injured him: 'It was a football play'
Carlos Hyde broke his silence about the hit against the Rams that has him on injured reserved for the rest of the season...
Kelly: Unfair to starters to play reserves to 'evaluate'
While the season finale of a losing season might be the time to take a look at young players, that's not Chip Kelly's plan for Sunday.
Pete Carroll: Owners' patience with coaches is often rewarded
While Pete Carroll declined to specifically discuss the 49ers’ situation, he said there is a lot of value in holding on to a good coach...
Trent Brown, 49ers offensive line show promise for future
The run game ranked fourth in the NFL, and the quarterbacks have generally had enough time in the pocket to get rid of the ball...
Bruce DeHaven coaching the Panthers
Former 49ers special teams coach Bruce DeHaven dies at 68
Bruce DeHaven, who coached the 49ers special teams from 2000-2002, passed away on Tuesday following a battle with prostate cancer.
49ers place Hyde on IR, claim Cowboys defensive lineman
Zach Moore was a sixth-round draft pick of the Patriots in 2014...
Joe Staley: 49ers know there will be changes heading into 2017
Joe Staley understands that the NFL is a results-based business. And the 49ers didn't do much winning in 2016...
O'Neil states case for Buckner to win Defensive Rookie of the Year
DeForest Buckner would be the first 49ers player to win the award since Patrick Willis in 2007...
Bills fire head coach Rex Ryan
The Bills announced Rex Ryan's firing on Tuesday, three days after a 34-31 overtime loss to the Dolphins dropped Buffalo to 7-8...
Kelly: Discussion about future with 49ers will wait until next week
Following the 49ers’ season finale against the Seahawks, Chip Kelly and Jed York are expected to sit down and discuss the plan...
NFL Power Rankings: 49ers not in the 30s; tragedy strikes Raiders
The 49ers notched their second win of the season and moved up. The Raiders beat the Colts, but they really lost...
Kelly: Hyde's season-ending knee injury does not require surgery
Carlos Hyde will not be suiting up in the 49ers' finale against the Seahawks. But, there is still good news to be had with his injury.
Seahawks WR Lockett undergoes surgery; RB Rawls uncertain vs 49ers
In the season finale, the 49ers will go against the Seahawks with one of Seattle's biggest weapons out and another already questionable...
Heavier workload? Snaps only slightly up for 49ers' defense
The 49ers’ defense is playing only 2.5 snaps per game more than it did a year ago under Jim Tomsula...
Top five developments from 49ers' Christmas Eve win vs Rams
The 49ers are now 2-13 on the season with both wins coming against the Rams. Here's what we learned in Week 16 from this team.
Report: 49ers RB Hyde suffers torn MCL, out for final game
Carlos Hyde's season has reportedly come to an end as the 49ers' running back suffered a knee injury Saturday against the Rams. 
Happy Holidays from CSN 2016
What they're saying: Sending holiday greetings
Bay Area teams and athletes woke up Sunday and took to Twitter to wish this fans a happy holidays. Here's how they did it.
Seahawks walk off field
Seahawks stunned by Cardinals, lose grip on No. 2 seed in NFC
Seattle had a chance to secure the No. 2 seed in the NFC Saturday, but the Cardinals kicked a late field goal to come away with the win.
EJ Gaines tackling Hyde
49ers optimistic Hyde's knee injury is not severe
In a season full of injuries, the 49ers lost Carlos Hyde on Saturday. But they are cautiously optimistic that his knee injury isn't serious.
Kap and Streater celebrating
49ers stick together, rally for improbable win over Rams
The 49ers were staring at their 14th straight loss Saturday, but a pep talk from an unlikely source lifted them to a comeback win in LA.
Kap: Comeback vs Rams step toward rehabbing culture
Colin Kaepernick talked about what the 49ers' win over the Rams means for the franchise.
Kelly breaks down game-winning two-point conversion play
Chip Kelly talks about the 49ers breaking their losing streak and describes the thought process to go for two.
Brooks: Kaepernick put the team on his back vs Rams
Ahmad Brooks tips his hat to Colin Kaepernick after a comeback win vs the Rams.
Bethea makes joke talking about Robinson's game-ending INT
Antoine Bethea reacts to the 49ers snapping their 13-game losing streak.
Maiocco: 'A lot of concern' Hyde has ACL injury
Matt Maiocco recaps the 49ers' win over the Rams, and touches on Carlos Hyde's injury.
Hyde: 'I'm praying it's not serious,' MRI scheduled
Carlos Hyde talks about a knee injury that caused him to leave the 49ers' game Saturday in Los Angeles.
Hyde takes hit on knee
49ers' Hyde exits with knee injury in fourth quarter vs Rams
With the 49ers trailing in the fourth quarter, running back Carlos Hyde left the game in Los Angeles with knee injury.
Instant Replay: 49ers come back, sweep Rams to snap 13-game skid
Colin Kaepernick on Saturday led a 4th quarter comeback against the Rams to give the 49ers their second win of the season.
Browns avoid 0-16, beat Chargers on missed field goal
The Browns' winless season is over. After losing 14 straight games, the Browns earned their first win of the season Sunday.
Inactives: Ponder remains 49ers' No. 2 QB
Blaine Gabbert was again inactive, as the 49ers made Christian Ponder the No. 2 QB for Saturday's game against the Rams.
49ers' losses and gains from injured reserve
Torrey Smith's concussion has officially ended his season. And he joins a long list of 49ers placed on the team's injured-reserve list...
Lions cut DE Lemonier one week after signing him
Defensive end Corey Lemonier has struggled to stay with a team, being cut by the 49ers, Browns and now the Lions this year.
49ers place WR Torrey Smith on injured reserve
The San Francisco 49ers on Friday announced they have placed WR Torrey Smith on the Injured Reserve List.
49ers Mailbag: Five key questions heading into 49ers-Rams matchup
How directly involved is Jed York in the football operations of the 49ers? If Trent Baalke is fired, who will replace him? Matt...
NFL Power Rankings: For the 49ers, you're saying there's a chance...
In the 49ers’ past 18 games, they are 2-0 against the Rams and 0-16 against everybody else... Matt Maiocco stacks up all 32...
Rams QB Goff cleared to play Saturday vs 49ers
Jared Goff was diagnosed with a concussion sustained last week against the Seahawks. But the Rams QB is good to go against the Niners on Sunday.
Staley, Smith not cleared to practice with 49ers
Joe Staley has missed two games with a hamstring injury and Torrey Smith is likely to miss his second game due to a concussion...
49ers' offense unable to identify, fix second-half issues
The 49ers’ season-long problems after halftime have taken on epic proportions as their losing streak has reached an incomprehensible 13...
Hyde, Staley chosen as Pro Bowl second alternates
Two running backs would have to drop out of the NFL's all-star game for Carlos Hyde to win a trip to the Pro Bowl...
49ers sign offensive lineman, waive offensive lineman
Andrew Gardner was originally selected by the Miami Dolphins in the sixth round of the 2009 NFL Draft...
49ers shut out of initial Pro Bowl roster
Left tackle Joe Staley is in danger of seeing his streak of five consecutive Pro Bowls come to an end.
49ers 2016 in Review: Chip Kelly experiment, Kap kneels
Insider Matt Maiocco looks back at perhaps the worst season in 49ers franchise history.
Kaepernick: Support ranged from Atlanta to Buffalo
For his stance on racial injustices, Colin Kaepernick has become a polarizing figure. How he's been celebrated depends on the region.
49ers LB Hodges: Deactivation 'was coaches' decision'
49ers linebacker Gerald Hodges was a no-show Sunday. On Tuesday, he offered no explanation of Chip Kelly's decision and did not apologize.
49ers place Jimmie Ward on IR, promote seventh-round pick
Jimmie Ward sustained a shoulder injury on Sunday in the 49ers’ 41-13 loss to the Atlanta Falcons...
The 49ers Insider Podcast
The 49ers Insider Podcast: Photographer Michael Zagaris
Photographer Michael Zagaris has witnessed it all with the icons of rock ‘n’ roll and the 49ers ... and he has the pictures to...
Ray-Ray Armstrong earned another chance with 49ers
Ray-Ray Armstrong appeared in just two games this season, but the 49ers gave him a two-year extension on Monday...
49ers to promote 2015 fourth-round pick to active roster
The 49ers released DeAndre Smelter in September. He may be in uniform on Sunday in Los Angeles...
Jaguars sign Rush off 49ers practice squad
Marcus Rush was among the 49ers’ final cuts before the start of this season. The outside linebacker is finally getting a chance...
49ers place Bell on IR, sign former Stanford TE Dray to one-year deal
The 49ers placed tight end Blake Bell on injured reserve Monday and in doing so, signed tight end Jim Dray, a Stanford alum. 
Armstrong celebrates interception
49ers sign LB Armstrong to two-year extension
Despite appearing in just two games for the 49ers this season, Ray-Ray Armstrong was signed to a two-year extension on Monday.
Carl Bradford playing for Packers
49ers claim LB off waivers from Packers, place Bellore on IR
A day after suffering an elbow injury, LB Nick Bellore was placed on injured reserve. To take his spot, the 49ers claimed linebacker Carl Bradford.
49ers' Patton, Bellore, Bell out for remainder of season
Chip Kelly announced Monday a trio of 49ers are out for the remainder of the season after falling to injuries in Sunday's loss to the Falcons.
49ers snap count: 22 players see action on defense
The 49ers entered their game in Atlanta banged up, and then lost several more to injuries...
49ers decimated by injuries as losses pile up
Just when you thought things couldn't get worse for the 49ers, Sunday's loss to the Falcons added another layer to their dreadful season...
Kaepernick: 49ers in need of a culture change
From the last time the 49ers and Colin Kaepernick played the Falcons in Atlanta, much has changed, all in the wrong ways...
Kaepernick: 49ers have pieces but culture needs to change
49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick addresses the need for a change in mentality for San Francisco and how the players must...
Brooks: 'I have no time for rebuilding. I want to win'
Ahmad Brooks addresses the rebuilding situation in San Francisco but says that going into his 12th season in the NFL, he's on a...
John York: Report of Jed York's demotion is 'completely' false
After the 49ers' 13th straight loss on Sunday, John York made a strong statement on his son Jed's fututre with the team...
Maiocco: 49ers over-matched, listless in loss to Falcons
49ers insider Matt Maiocco break downs San Francisco blowout loss to Falcons -- a game that was never in doubt
Bethea: Losing is 'tough' but 'not the end of the world'
Antoine Bethea talks about playing linebacker for the first time since high school and how he's handling the adversity of the...
Chip Kelly pinpoints what is 'killing' the 49ers offense
San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly says the San Francisco receivers have to help QB Colin Kaepernick more
Instant Replay: 49ers crushed by Falcons, fall to 1-13
Dynamic runner Devonta Freeman charged for three touchdowns Sunday in Atlanta, as the Falcons demolished the hapless 49ers in Week 15...
49ers hit hard by first-half injuries vs Falcons
The first half of Sunday's game against the Falcon was unkind to the 49ers...
49ers LB Hodges inactive due to violation of team rules
Linebacker Gerald Hodges was deactivated for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons due to a violation of team rules.
49ers inactives: Ponder replaces Gabbert as backup QB
Christian Ponder will suit up for his first game of the season on Sunday when the 49ers face the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome.
49ers Mailbag: Changes and more changes loom
Firing Trent Baalke and Chip Kelly? Jimmy Garoppolo? The draft? Matt Maiocco weighs in on possible changes to come for the 49ers...
Former 49ers linebackers coach announced as Oregon's defensive coordinator
Days after Oregon announced Willie Taggart as their new head coach, the Ducks announced a familiar face for 49ers fans as their new defensive coordinator.
Five offensive 49ers players to watch vs Falcons
The 49ers are approaching the end of a lost season, and face a tough test in the Falcons on Sunday. Matt Maiocco looks long-term...
Injury report: 49ers WR Smith out; LT Staley not expected to play
Wide receiver Torrey Smith will not be available for the 49ers on Sunday when the club faces the Atlanta Falcons, the club...
Beadles ready to play where 49ers need him eight days a week
Zane Beadles started the 49ers’ first 12 games at left guard, but he's prepared to move around to other spots on the offensive line...
49ers running back Carlos Hyde closes in on 1,000-yard mark
Carlos Hyde is just 121 yards shy, but he will have to continue to work with a shuffled offensive line in front of him...
Seahawks clinch NFC West with win over Rams
Russell Wilson threw three touchdowns Thursday night in Seattle and the Seahawks downed the Rams to clinch the division yet again.
Lions awarded former 49ers, Browns LB Lemonier
The Lions on Thursday announced that they claimed edge defender Corey Lemonier, a former 49ers third-round pick recently cut by the Browns.
Colin Kaepernick lands on 49ers injury report
Any player who receives treatment from the team’s medical staff or athletic trainers must be noted...
Steve Young: Equity value more important to Yorks than winning games
During a recent radio interview, Hall of Fame quarterback and 49ers legend Steve Young did not hold back...
Vance McDonald campaigns for 49ers to bring Chip Kelly back in 2017
Vance McDonald just signed an extension and his status with the 49ers is safe. The tight end went to bat for his head coach on Wednesday...
The 49ers Insider Podcast
The 49ers Insider Podcast: Harris Barton and Brent Jones
Former Pro Bowl players Harris Barton and Brent Jones talk about the formation of the Golden Heart Fund to help former 49ers who...
Browns waive former 49ers LB, third-round pick Lemonier
The Browns on Wednesday announced the release of former 49ers linebacker and early-round pick Corey Lemonier. 
Torrey Smith opens up about 'scary' concussion: 'I was knocked out'
Torrey Smith provided details about the concussion he sustained on Sunday against the Jets...
Michael Floyd mugshot
Cardinals release former first-round pick WR after DUI arrest
Michael Floyd, a first-round pick by the Cardinals in 2012, was released by the team Wednesday after being arrested for DUI on Monday.
Chip Kelly updates McDonald, Kilgore season-ending injuries
Both players were injured Sunday in the first half of the 49ers’ 23-17 loss to the New York Jets at Levi’s Stadium...
Inspired by 49ers experience, Quinn's Falcons grow into brotherhood
Dan Quinn spent his first two NFL seasons on Steve Mariucci’s staff with the 49ers as quality control coach in 2001 and ‘02...
Sources: Trent Baalke could end up with Broncos
Trent Baalke, widely respected around the NFL for his work ethic as a college talent evaluator, has a good relationship with John Elway...
Harbaugh to Michigan players: NFL rumors are 'lies made up by our enemies'
After the Rams fired Jeff Fisher as their head coach, Jim Harbaugh's name quickly came up. But, he quickly squashed rumors to his Michigan players.
Ex-DL Balducci gets promotion to 49ers 53-man roster as O-lineman
Alex Balducci was elevated to the active roster on Tuesday to take Daniel Kilgore's roster spot...
Buckner shares personal goals he set for sack, tackle totals
After arguably the best game of his rookie season, DeForest Buckner reveals the sack and tackle goals he set for himself before...
Lynch defends comments that 49ers are one of best in NFL
Earlier in the season, LB Aaron Lynch said the 49ers had one of the best rosters in the NFL. On Tuesday, he didn't back down...
Aaron Lynch doubles down: The 1-12 49ers one of better teams in NFL
Two days after the 49ers dropped to 1-12 with an overtime loss to the visiting New York Jets, Aaron Lynch spoke with reporters...
O'Neil: Buckner has 'grown so much mentally' during season
49ers defensive coordinator Jim O'Neil lights up when talking about not having to take DeForest Buckner out of Sunday's game...
49ers mourn loss of Konrad Reuland
Konrad Reuland suffered a brain aneurysm Nov. 28 and had surgery the next day. He died on Monday...
49ers place center Daniel Kilgore on injured reserve
Daniel Kilgore sustained a right leg injury in the first quarter against the Jets and was immediately ruled out for a return...