Joe Staley


San Francisco 49ers kicker Phil Dawson was announced Thursday as the winner of the Bill Walsh Award for the team’s most valuable player.


Colin Kaepernick started the 49ers' first eight games of 2015.

Blaine Gabbert started San Francisco's final eight games of the season.


SANTA CLARA -– Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Staley, the longest-tenured 49ers player, figured the team would strain to approach the same level of success the organization experienced under coach Jim H


He might not be at the level at which he played before sustaining a career-threatening knee injury, but 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman is back.

Bowman is back in the Pro Bowl.


SANTA CLARA -- The 49ers opened the season with nine team captains, yet they have appe