Tarell Brown #25 of the San Francisco 49ers runs with the ball after intercepting it during their game against the Arizona Cardinals at Candlestick Park on December 30, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Who Is To Blame For Tarell Brown’s Missed Payday?

49ers starting cornerback Tarell Brown forfeited a $2 million increase in his 2013 base salary when he didn’t show up for the team’s voluntary off-season workouts.


St Louis Rams v San Francisco 49ers

Daily Madden: Are The 49ers Healthier Than The Other Playoff Teams?

The Wall Street Journal reports 49er players have missed far fewer games due to injury over the last two seasons than the other three teams still in the playoffs. Some 49er players and other observers credit a stretching regimen the coaches won’t talk about.


Quarterback Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

49ers TE Davis Impressed By Alex Smith

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis believes the NFL lockout has been good for Alex Smith but he said the veteran quarterback is “on his last straw” with the team.

CBS San Francisco–07/01/2011


Alex Smith Leading 49er Workouts Amid Lockout Uncertainty

Alex Smith is playing the part of quarterback, coach and even part-time media relations liaison this summer for the San Francisco 49ers.

CBS San Francisco–06/07/2011