Daniel Kilgore

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More Good News Than Bad As 49ers Start Bye Week

The 49ers have just started their bye week and have already gotten enough news to last the entire week. While some of it’s bad, most of it’s good and San Francisco will be a dangerous team coming off their bye week.


Alex Smith and Randy Moss (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

49ers Plan Is To Stick To The Basics

Halfway through the week and the 49ers are sticking to the fundamentals for their game against the Lions. They will continue to stress ball security and feature a balance attack with their new Jumbo Package. Unlike the rest of the league, San Francisco doesn’t have to worry if their long snapper gets injured.


Ray McDonald #91 of the San Francisco 49ers. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

49ers Agree On 5-Year Deal With McDonald, Source Says

The San Francisco 49ers reached agreement Wednesday on a five-year contract with defensive lineman Ray McDonald, according to a person with knowledge of the negotiations.

CBS San Francisco–07/27/2011

Frank Gore

49ers Find A Young Runner For Gore To Groom

The Niners added depth to their depleted backfield Saturday, taking Oklahoma State running back Kendall Hunter with the 115th overall pick in the fourth round of the NFL draft — the first of eight selections by San Francisco on the draft’s final day.

CBS San Francisco–04/30/2011