The 49ers might very well keep six wide receivers on the 53-man roster, but it is going to be difficult for anyone outside the top three to make much of a contribution. Jed York is hoping Kyle Williams has a "breakout" season.
If no deal is struck by 1 p.m. today, Dashon Goldson would not be eligible to sign a long-term deal until after the final regular-season game.Rewind: Source: No progress in Goldson talks
Second-year quarterback Colin Kaepernick enters training camp as Alex Smith's backup. And he is the favorite to hold onto that spot.
Pro Bowl safety Dashon Goldson, the 49ers' franchise player, and the club have not made any progress toward a multi-year contract, a source told CSNBayArea.com on Friday.
The 49ers invested heavily in Alex Smith, and much is expected of him in 2012. But what should fans expect? Matt Maiocco digs into his mailbag.
Running back LaMichael James has the best chance to make an immediate contribution as a rookie, but Insider Matt Maiocco suggests tempered expectations for the other first-year players.
There are only two reasons for Jim Harbaugh to publicly say Randy Moss is the 49ers' best receiver: to validate Moss and to inspire the other receivers.
Franchised safety Dashon Goldson wants to get a multi-year deal done with the 49ers. "One year is not what any football player wants because we all know what we put our bodies through."
The 49ers are set at kicker and punter, and though Ted Ginn is the starting return man, he's got plenty of competition behind him.
From this Thursday's supplemental draft all the way to Super Bowl XLVII, here are the important NFL dates 49ers fans need to know.
Defensive lineman Will Tukuafu is trying to expand his resume, working at left end and fullback, after his season was cut short by injury. Fellow lineman Demarcus Dobbs is also looking to improve his versatility.
The Santa Clara Sheriff's Department has yet to name any suspects nearly a week after 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith sustained "minor" stab injuries and two others were victims of gunshot wounds.
The 49ers' right guard position was headed for fierce competition. But has Alex Boone already been cemented as the opening day starter?
Few did it better than Aldon Smith, who tied for fifth in the NFL with 14 sacks. Things will get a bit more complex in his second year. Matt Maiocco's offseason reports continue.
Kickoff times for late doubleheader games on Sunday will be pushed back ten minutes to resolve scheduling conflicts.