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Russell Wilson continues to lead the NFL in merchandising

How much he’s paid in relation to other quarterbacks will be determined at some point in the future.  How much fans are paying for his merchandise in relation to other quarterbacks has been determined:  Russell Wilson is the king of the NFL. For the second straight year, Wilson leads all players in merchandise sales, according to figures…

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PFT Live: Nice guy Russell Wilson may get greedy with contract

Russell Wilson is due for a new contract and Mike Florio believes the Seahawks will frame the negotiations in a way that makes the QB look greedy, citing the discount Colin Kaepernick took to help his team.

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Jaworski gets chance to elaborate on Mariota-to-Bucs report, but doesn’t

In 2013, Ron Jaworski gave ESPN roughly 72 hours of content by declaring that Colin Kaepernick could be one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time.  And so it makes sense for ESPN to try to get some extra mileage from Jaworski’s latest proclamation that the Buccaneers will take Marcus Mariota with the first overall…

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Kendall Hunter working out with 49ers eight months after torn ACL

The 49ers will have a different look at running back this season with Frank Gore departing for Indianapolis after 10 years as the main man in the backfield. There may wind up being a main man in the run game by the time the season gets underway, but the plan for now involves a variety…

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Kaepernick calls ex-rugby player Jarryd Hayne “phenomenal”

Former rugby player Jarryd Hayne, who signed with the 49ers last month despite having never played American football, has been working out with 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. And Kaepernick likes what he sees. “Phenomenal athlete. Just a natural,” Kaepernick told the Sacramento Bee. “Since the day I met him, since every workout he’s been at,…

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Vernon Davis praises the new Colin Kaepernick

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been trying to change his game, even if receiver Anquan Boldin says he shouldn’t.  Another teammate likes the progress to date. “You guys are in for a treat,” tight end Vernon Davis told reporters on Friday.  “He looks like a totally different guy.” This implies that the prior version of…

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Boldin wants Kaepernick to tune out noise he has embraced

At a time when 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick hopes to improve his game by changing it dramatically, a teammate has offered some clear advice for Kaepernick:  Don’t. “To be honest with you, I just think he has to just block out everything else around him,” receiver Anquan Boldin told SiriusXM NFL radio on Wednesday, via…

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Anquan Boldin talks up Jim Tomsula

There’s been a great deal of skepticism surrounding the 49ers this offseason, based largely on the fact that they replaced a very successful head coach in Jim Harbaugh with a totally unproven head coach in Jim Tomsula. But at least one veteran player on the 49ers thinks his team is in good hands. San Francisco…

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Kurt Warner’s trying to remind Colin Kaepernick to stay in pocket

After working with 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Kurt Warner came away impressed with his arm. Now, he wants to make sure he doesn’t use his legs too much. During an interview with Rich Gannon on SiriusXM, Warner said he thought Kaepernick would be better served staying in the pocket, rather than allowing his incredible athleticism…

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As draft nears, four teams have just two QBs on their rosters

The Colts have their franchise quarterback. The Buccaneers, who have the No. 1 overall pick in the draft, are expected to take a passer in the hopes he will be their Andrew Luck. So what do Indianapolis and Tampa Bay have in common at the game’s most important position? They are two of four NFL…

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Thursday morning one-liners

A CFL team announced a game against the Bills yesterday, and a bunch of people bought it (though man are we glad it’s the 2nd). Some dot-connecting on moves the Dolphins could be making soon. For all the goofy April Fool’s gags yesterday, Patriots QB Tom Brady’s was right up there with the best. The…

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Monday morning one-liners

Forecasting the big spots on the Bills schedule. A look back at all the Dolphins news from last week. Kansas LB Ben Heeney worked out for the Patriots. The Jets make a couple of appearances on the list of the biggest trades in Buccaneers history. An early look at 2016 free agency shows Ravens CB…

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Kaepernick impresses Warner with touch passes

Cardinals fans weren’t happy when former Arizona quarterback Kurt Warner decided to start working with 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick this offseason.  Cardinals fans may be even less happy now. Via Jim Corbett of USA Today, Warner said recently that Kaepernick has been displaying better touch on his throws.  Thanks to playing touch football with some…

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Sunday morning one-liners

The Bills tried to leave themselves without much work to do in the draft. Winning more games is the next step in Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill’s development. Patriots QB Tom Brady put on his basketball shoes for a game with Michael Jordan. Todd Bowles had several mentors on his way to becoming Jets head coach.…

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Report: Roethlisberger deal has base value of $99 million

On Saturday morning, a source with direct knowledge of the Ben Roethlisberger contract told PFT that the value of the contract would not be leaked, at the specific direction of the team and the player.  So we pointed out that it could mean the deal may not be a great one for the player. And…

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