The 49ers are establishing new records through the first seven games of the 2011 season. The Elias Sports Bureau has uncovered some interesting facts about this surprising San Francisco squad.
McDonald sustained a left hamstring strain in the second quarter of the 49ers' victory over the Cleveland Browns at Candlestick Park and did not return to action.
The 49ers ran 64 offensive plays on Sunday, using 33 different combinations of players at the five eligible positions. Matt Maiocco takes a look at each, including the 13 formations which included DT Isaac Sopoaga.
On the Browns' second offensive snap, Ahmad Brooks' helmet flew off in his pursuit of Colt McCoy. It didn't prevent him from sacking McCoy and forcing a fumble that the 49ers' offense converted into seven points.
Jim Harbaugh acknowledged that the 49ers were far from perfect in their 20-10 victory over the Browns on Sunday. However, a win is a win and the 49ers have six of them in seven tries.
Defensive end Ray McDonald sat out the final 2 12 quarters of the 49ers' 20-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday with a left hamstring strain. Was anybody else injured?
SAN FRANCISCO -- Running back Frank Gore has already gone over the 100-yard mark for the fourth consecutive game and is closing in on No.
It looks like Braylon Edwards will get the chance to face his former team, as he is back in uniform for the 49ers on Sunday at Candlestick Park after being out of action since Sept. 18 with torn cartilage in his right knee.
Ted Ginn is one of many standouts on the 49ers' special teams unit under new coach Brad Seely. Meanwhile, the Browns -- who excelled under Seely the previous two seasons -- are now struggling without him.
Receiver Braylon Edwards, who took part in limited practices all week, is listed as questionable for the 49ers' game Sunday against the Cleveland Browns.
Aldon Smith is second among NFL rookies with 5.5 sacks. Will he be able to wreak havoc against arguably the best offensive tackle in football, Joe Thomas? What other matchups should you keep your eye on?
Fullback Moran Norris returned to practice for the first time since sustaining a broken left fibula Sept. 18 against the Dallas Cowboys.
Receiver Braylon Edwards went through all the warmup drills Thursday, as he appears on pace to return to action after missing four games following surgery to repair torn cartilage in his right knee.
Carlos Rogers is one of 21 49ers' players with a contract which expires after the 2011 season. "I would love to get something worked out for five, six years."