Tight end Delanie Walker was emotional in his first comments since breaking his jaw. The reason? His availability for the 49ers in the playoffs is in serious doubt.
Linebacker NaVorro Bowman heads the list of five 49ers selected to the AP's All-Pro team. Insider Matt Maiocco breaks down the voting. More: NaVorro Bowman 2011 game logs
Defensive end Ray McDonald was seen on a side field rehabbing his hamstring strain with 49ers strength and conditioning coach Mark Uyeyama during the portion of practice Friday that was open to the media.
Alex Smith has a new view on the quarterback position from his first six years in the NFL after a minor adjustment to a piece of his equipment. "I have less stuff in my face and my eyes."
CSN New England confirmed an ESPN report Thursday night that Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien will be named Penn State head coach.
Good news, 49ers fans -- your team is in the playoffs! Now, time for some homework. Here's a look at the new postseason overtime procedures.
The 49ers got a pair of much-needed playmakers back to practice on Thursday as receiver Kyle Williams and receiverreturn man Ted Ginn participated in Santa Clara.
Tight end Delanie Walker showed up to the 49ers practice facility on Thursday, and teammates said his broken jaw is showing improvement. His playoff availability is still very much in question, however.
The 49ers won't know until Saturday if they'll play the Saints, or early Sunday afternoon if their opponent will be New York or Atlanta. Who do you prefer? PREVIEW: Lions-Saints Atlanta-Giants
Western region scout for the 49ers, Reggie Cobb, named NFC Scout of the Year; with Delanie Walker's playoff status in doubt, 49ers work out former Chiefs TE Cody Slate.
The NFL on Wednesday sent out what it called, "a sampling of NFL records set and milestones reached in 2011." Many of the 49ers' accomplishments were noted but not all of them. Here are the ones that made the cut:
NFL.com lists NaVorro Bowman with 143 tackles on the season. However, the 49ers coaching staff believes him to have registered 173. Either way you look at it, NaVorro Bowman is the 49ers' tackling leader.
While the 49ers have spent time preparing for the Falcons and Giants, there is no doubt which potential opponent is drawing the most attention. Coach Jim Harbaugh was surprisingly candid about it on Wednesday.
Matt Maiocco spoke with Jed York on Chronicle Live and learned that the young 49ers president and CEO was told by Bill Walsh that losing members of the coaching staff is part of running a good organization.