After Brandon Lloyd left the 49ers after the 2005 season, he signed a big-money deal with the Redskins and then virtually disappeared off the NFL map. But Lloyd returns to Candlestick on Sunday as the Rams' top wideout.
What Mike Nolan and Mike Singletary tried to do, they couldn't do. But Jim Harbaugh is doing it. Matt Maiocco and Mindi Bach look back at the 49ers' recent history, and look ahead to what is now a bright future.
Warriors head coach Mark Jackson and poker superstar Phil Hellmuth paid visit to 49ers camp on Wednesday.
Sam Bradford was among the Rams who were limited in their participation Wednesday.
It looks as if Braylon Edwards might rest this weekend after sitting out practice Wednesday, but the 49ers got good news when Adam Snyder made a surprise return from his hamstring injury.
Rookie fullback Bruce Miller, concussed against the Arizona Cardinals on November 20, has been cleared to resume practicing in preparation for the 49ers' game with the St. Louis Rams in Week 13.
Mike Nolan hung a banner reading 'Win the West!' in his first year as the 49ers' head coach. He failed to do so, as did Mike Singletary, but Jim Harbaugh is on the verge of finally accomplishing that goal.
The consensus pick to win the NFC West, things could not have gone worse for the St. Louis Rams, who are 2-9 and only now engaging the difficult part of their schedule.
49ers receivers Braylon Edwards and Michael Crabtree are dinged up and focusing on getting healthy. It's forcing the franchise into a roster move.
Through 11 games, Gore has caught just 16 passes for 101 yards and no touchdowns. In his previous five seasons as the starter, Gore averaged 51 receptions for 430 yards. What's the difference this year?
On the 49ers' first offensive play against the Ravens, tight end Delanie Walker was all alone behind the Ravens defense, but he didn't get the ball. Alex Smith: "That was a big missed opportunity."
After Alex Smith was sacked nine times against Baltimore, it got our Insider thinking about how rookie Colin Kaepernick was developing in practice. So, he asked the head coach.
Right guard Adam Snyder is questionable after playing just 18 snaps against the Ravens due to a left hamstring strain. What did Jim Harbaugh have to say about Snyder's availability?
San Francisco's big receiver said it might be necessary to rest for a regular-season game or two to ensure he's healthy when it counts. The 49ers can wrap up the NFC West title Sunday.
The 49ers employed a very similar defensive strategy against the Ravens that they had the week prior against the Arizona Cardinals. Matt Maiocco breaks down every player's performance.