chris borland


Seven weeks after linebacker Chris Borland announced he was walking away from the sport after one NFL season, the 49ers on Monday placed him on the reserve/retired list.


The 49ers this week signed a pair of inside linebackers to, perhaps, take the roster spots that opened with the departures of Patrick Willis and Chris Borland.


PHOENIX -- After their first wave of comings and goings in free agency, the 49ers are $7.347 million under the salary cap, according to NFL Players Association figures.


PHOENIX -– Former 49ers linebacker Chris Borland spent most of his rookie season on a fact-finding mission to determine whether a career in professional football was worth the inherent risks.


Roger Goodell has spoken on the matter of Chris Borland, the retired 49er, and as is typically true of all things that issue forth from his face, it has been lawyer-scrubbed for his company’s prot