Daily Madden: Harbaugh Is Still A Top NFL CoachFollowing a 17-7 loss to the Seahawks, the 49ers are shut out of the playoffs with two games to play.
Opponent Profile: Battle Of The Bay Has Added Harbaugh IntrigueRumors are flying that the San Francisco 49ers might trade Head Coach Jim Harbaugh to the Oakland Raiders, and that's just the icing on the cake for this Bay Area rivalry. The 49ers need a win to keep their playoff hopes alive, and the Silver & Black just need something to forget that beating they just took from the St. Louis Rams. The Sunday game at the Coliseum promises to be quite interesting.
Studs And Duds: Perrish Cox And Stevie Johnson Biggest Surprise ContributorsAt the halfway point in their season, two players who have helped the 49ers out, and were not expected to do so, are Stevie Johnson and Perrish Cox. On the other hand, Vernon Davis was expected to post huge numbers and has failed to make an type of impact on the offense.
49ers Need To Decide What To Do With Vernon DavisIt's time to worry about Vernon Davis. The 49ers tight end has seen his production continue to decrease and has come to light in recent weeks. Is he the player he once was? Or was he never an elite player?
Week 6 Injury Report: 49ers and Rams Both Dealing Both Healthy For the Most PartThe 49ers are hoping to get to their bye week with no more injuries. They continue to get healthier and only figure to be without 2 starters this week. The Rams are not much worse, but if without all 3of their injured players could find themselves short handed for this one.
Injury Report: 49ers And Chiefs Both Dealing With Multiple InjuriesSan Francisco will be without Vernon Davis and Anthony Davis when they take on the Chiefs this Sunday. Kansas City will also be without at least one starter, and has several others dealing with some sort of injury. Neither team will be seriously undermanned for this pivotal matchup though.
49ers Offense Needs More Consistency For Home Opener Against BearsThe San Francisco 49ers won their first game of the 2014 season, but they didn't generate enough offense consistently on their own. Gifted four turnovers by the Dallas Cowboys, the 49ers didn't score at all in the second half of the game. They'll need to make sure they create their own opportunities in Week Two against the Chicago Bears at the Levi's Stadium opener.
49ers (For Now) Silence Critics, Hold Off Cowboys In OpenerAll the problems that seemed to be facing the 49ers were worked out on the field. The offense looked fine, the defense stepped up and the result was a road win, that was far from a lock. f the 49ers can continue to improve, they will be back in the thick of things at the end of the season.
49ers GM Baalke Says McDonald May Still Play After Arrest For Alleged Domestic Violence; Players Stand By TeammateThe general manager of the San Francisco 49ers said Tuesday it remains to be seen whether defensive lineman Ray McDonald will play in Sunday’s season opener at Dallas following his arrest on domestic violence charges, but reiterated head coach Jim Harbaugh’s earlier statement Tuesday denouncing such alleged behavior.
49er Vernon Davis Goes Undercover At Jamba Juice"Here you go bb!"
Vernon Davis Reports To 49ers Training Camp After Skipping Off-Season Practices; Alex Boone A No-ShowThe San Francisco 49ers opened their training camp Wednesday and included among the returning players was All-Pro tight end Vernon Davis, who had skipped the team's voluntary offseason workouts and mandatory minicamp last month over a contract dispute.
GameDay: Does Vernon Davis Have The Leverage During Holdout?If this were a game of poker, I’d sure like to have Vernon Davis’ cards.
Davis, Boone Officially Absent From Mandatory 49er Offseason WorkoutTwo-time Pro Bowl tight end Vernon Davis and right guard Alex Boone skipped the first day of San Francisco's minicamp Tuesday. Both starters are seeking raises despite two years left on their contracts.
Vernon Davis Holdout Sends Stock In 1st Publicly-Traded Player SlidingLess than two months after becoming the first professional athlete to sell shares in his future earnings, 49er tight end Vernon Davis says he's unwilling to join the San Francisco 49ers until a more lucrative contract can be worked out.
49er Vernon Davis Becomes 1st Athlete To Sell Shares In Future EarningsAt least a few investors believe San Francisco 49er tight end Vernon Davis will have a lucrative career.