49ers Week 11 Injury Report: Defense Still Wounded As Brady And Patriots Come CallingFew defenses embrace the challenge of facing quarterback Tom Brady and the New England Patriots offense, especially when injuries have depleted the starting lineup and the backup units. But that's the case for the San Francisco 49ers this weekend as they host the Pats at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. The 49ers have the worst defense in the NFL, and with several defensive players still injured and on the mend, it's not the best time to face Brady and all his offensive weapons.
Injury Report: 49ers Face Bills On Road With Defensive Injury Woes AplentyThis season hasn't gotten off to the start the San Francisco 49ers had hoped for, and with all the attention focused on a QB change this week, it's been easy to overlook the injury problems facing the 49ers defense.
49ers Welcome 3 New Faces And 1 Old Friend To Practice FieldThere will be four 49ers hitting the practice field for the first time this week. While the biggest name is Mario Manningham, it’s the lesser-known players that figure to have an immediate impact.
49ers Take DL Dial Out Of Alabama In 5th RoundThe San Francisco 49ers selected defensive lineman Quinton Dial out of Alabama with their fifth-round selection in the NFL draft Saturday, further strengthening an area in which the team lost two of its top players during free agency.