SANTA CLARA – The highest draft pick in the history of the Samford University football program is slated to make his first NFL start on Sunday.
SANTA CLARA – As the only remaining captain among the 49ers’ defensive backs, safety Eric Reid said this is not the time for the team to push the panic button.
SANTA CLARA –- The 49ers on Friday placed veteran safety Antoine Bethea on season-ending injured reserve to make room for wide receiver Jerome Simpson on the team’s 53-man roster, a source told
SANTA CLARA – Running back Carlos Hyde is not in danger of further injuring his foot as he continues to play, 49ers coach Jim Tomsula said.
SANTA CLARA -- The 49ers on Sunday surrendered six passes to the Pittsburgh Steelers that totaled 267 of Ben Roethlisberger’s 369 yards passing.