GM Trent Baalke and the 49ers are not expected to have compensatory picks in the 2012 NFL Draft. The number of free agents lost and acquired by the team was even.
Michael Crabtree had a solid year, but didn't provide much production in the playoffs. Matt Maiocco breaks down Crabtree's performance and the rest of the receivers in the seventh of his nine reviews.
Super Bowl hardware will not be coming back to San Francisco this year. But three former 49ers -- David Baas, Bear Pascoe and David Carr -- will be fitted for rings after Sunday's game.
The NFL will not announce the times and dates for the 2012 season until the spring, but we already know the 49ers will face both Super Bowl participants, who could provide Jim Harbaugh's squad with a tough test.
The 49ers obviously have a defense capable of winning a championship. What Jim Harbaugh's squad is still lacking is an efficient offense, such as the ones the Giants and Pats brought to the Super Bowl.
Although Vernon Davis had a monster postseason, it took him a while to get comfortable with the new system under Jim Harbaugh and Greg Roman. What about Delanie Walker? Matt Maiocco has your answers.
Jim Harbaugh, who guided the 49ers to within one game of the Super Bowl, was announced Saturday as the Associated Press Coach of the Year.
Eddie DeBartolo and Charles Haley were not among the inductees into the 2012 Hall of Fame class.Jack Butler, Dermontti Dawson, Chris Doleman, Cortez Kennedy, Curtis Martin, and Willie Roaf are the inductees.
The Bay Area boasts the best NFL special teams around, but a sour close to the season marred Matt Maiocco's overall grade.49ers review: O-Line D-Line Linebackers
Twenty-year 49ers owner Eddie Debartolo is a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and nephew Jed York is "keeping his fingers crossed."
It was an up-and-down year for the offensive line. But for a unit that has struggled previously, Matt Maiocco sees it as a stepping stone season. 49ers review: Defensive line Linebackers Defensive backs
Efforts to build a Santa Clara stadium for the 49ers received a big financial boost from the league Thursday -- 200 million of funding. BLOG: Jed York eleconference
The 49ers' defensive line was anchored by team MVP Justin Smith. Needless to say, Matt Maiocco gave the unit a well deserved marking. More: Linebackers season review Defensive backs review
True there are questions of his character and maturity, but under a certain set of circumstances, Matt Maiocco and Mindi Bach see DeSean "Action" Jackson in Scarlet and Gold next year.