Former 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Stirs Up Controversy With July 4th Twitter PostFormer San Francisco 49ers quarterback and Black Lives Matter activist Colin Kaepernick set off a social media firestorm Sunday with a Twitter post critical of the Fourth of July holiday.
The Saga of Colin Kaepernick: Vindication but Still No ContractGlobal opinion about former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has shifted so much that more people are now vilifying those who attack him or misrepresent the meaning of his silent, kneeling national-anthem protests.
Saints QB Brees Apologizes For Criticism Of Colin Kaepernick Anthem ProtestsDrew Brees apologized Thursday for comments that were “insensitive and completely missed the mark” when he repeated his opposition to former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem in 2016 to protest police brutality toward people of color.
49ers Edge Rusher Dee Ford Aims for Healthy 2nd SeasonFollowing an “extensive cleanup” operation for tendinitis, 49ers edge rusher Dee Ford feels in much better condition heading into his second year with the team after playing with what he described as a “blown tire” for most of last season.
Kaepernick's Super Bowl Close Call Left Lasting Impact on NFL and SocietyIf there’s a single player who brought the NFL to a point of reckoning it is the now-unemployed quarterback from Turlock who came 5 yards from winning the Super Bowl with the 49ers in 2013.
49ers CEO Jed York Goes From Vilified to Super BowlAfter enduring calls to give up control of his then-beleaguered team three years ago, 49ers owner Jed York has staged a comeback worthy of a classic Joe Montana 4th-quarter drive as the Niners now head to their 7th Super Bowl.
49ers, Packers Shake Off Losing Seasons in Quest for Super Bowl GloryThe San Francisco 49ers are one win away from accomplishing a turnaround that's been done only once before in the Super Bowl era.
The Genius 2.0: Shanahan Play-Calling Gives 49ers Edge in Championship Quest49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan reached the pinnacle of his play-calling prowess Saturday while his team pushed its way toward achieving professional football's greatest feat.
49ers Topple Vikings 27-10 In First Levi's Stadium Playoff GameThe Minnesota Vikings walked into the fight with the San Francisco 49ers as underdogs and the world saw why throughout the 27-10 victory by the Niners.
49ers Resale Playoff Tickets Are NFL's Most ExpensiveThe Faithful and bandwagon-jumpers alike are going to have to pay a pretty penny to see the 49ers in the NFC Divisional Round.
Niners Preview: Seahawks to Host 49ers for NFC West TitleIf San Francisco wins, it’s simple. The 49ers will claim the division and home-field advantage through the NFC playoffs if they can win in Seattle for the first time since 2011.
Raiders Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With 24-17 Victory Over ChargersDerek Carr threw for 291 yards and a touchdown as the Oakland Raiders kept their playoff hopes alive with a 24-17 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday.
Raider Nation Mourns as Team Gets Set for Oakland Coliseum FinaleIt's the end of an era for Oakland as the Raiders will likely play their last home game at the Coliseum on Sunday. It's a day many Oaklanders have been dreading.
Garoppolo Leads 49ers Over Saints in Epic Big Easy BattleJimmy Garoppolo passed for 349 yards and four touchdowns, Robbie Gould kicked a 30-yard field goal as time expired and the San Francisco 49ers pulled out a 48-46 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
Former 49ers Lineman Cas Banaszek Dies at 74Cas Banaszek, an offensive tackle who spent his entire National Football League career with the San Francisco 49ers, died Wednesday at age 74