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Jim Tomsula to Blaine Gabbert before comeback win: “Enjoy this”

Given their 4-8 record and the front-office flux that saw the team president re-assigned this weekend, it’s hard to look at many parts of the 49ers and think of a bright and promising future. So coach-for-now Jim Tomsula told quarterback-for-now Blaine Gabbert to just appreciate the present. “Enjoy this,” Tomsula told Gabbert, via Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com.…

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49ers shock the Bears in overtime

In a surprising upset that will leave the Bears wondering what might have been, the 49ers went to Chicago today and pulled off a 26-20 overtime upset. Sometimes a game comes down to a couple plays, and that was the case in Chicago today: On the last play of regulation, Bears kicker Robbie Gould missed…

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Colin Kaepernick to rehab shoulder at 49ers facility

Colin Kaepernick may or may not ever throw a pass for the 49ers again. But he’s at least going to rehab there. According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, Kaepernick said he was going to do all his rehab work at the 49ers facility, after his recent shoulder surgery. Kaepernick had a procedure on Nov. 24…

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Reports: 49ers demoting team president Paraag Marathe

The complete collapse of the San Francisco 49ers franchise over the last two seasons has led to another member of the organization falling on the sword. According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, the 49ers are demoting team president Paraag Marathe. He will still serve as the team’s contract salary cap guy and head contract negotiator.…

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Hyde still out, and the 49ers miss him

The 49ers started another practice week Wednesday, and starting running back Carlos Hyde was still a spectator. Hyde hasn’t played since suffering a stress fracture in his foot on Oct. 22. Per Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area, the 49ers haven’t scored a rushing touchown since Oct. 11. Hyde remains the 49ers’ leading rusher with…

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Romanowski: Gabbert was studying film more than Kaepernick

The 49ers haven’t been good at winning games the past two years. They’ve become very adept at leaking unflattering information about employees with whom they’re planning to part ways. Last year, coach Jim Harbaugh was the target of the leak machine. This year, it’s been quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The latest leak came to light via…

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Tyrann Mathieu: 49ers better off with Blaine Gabbert at QB

Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu called it early on, identifying the problems Colin Kaepernick was having in the 49ers passing game after his two-pick game. But he doubled down Wednesday, saying the 49ers are in better hands with Blaine Gabbert on the field. “That’s not to take anything away from Kaepernick, but it seems like Gabbert…

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PFT’s Week 12 picks

The good news? After a crappy Week 10 performance, I finished about .500 in Week 11. The bad news? Not by much. It was 8-6 for me, 9-5 for MDS, and now we’re tied with six weeks to go. With six disagreements this week (the most of the year, by far), this is the weekend…

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Kaepernick has surgery, with 4-6 month recovery time

As expected, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has undergone surgery on his non-throwing shoulder. Via Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, the damage to Kaepernick’s labrum was “extensive.” Barrows also reports that Kaepernick’s recovery is expected to take four to six months. In little more than four months, April 1 arrives — the day on which…

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49ers bring back McLeod Bethel-Thompson

With Colin Kaepernick on injured reserve, the 49ers are looking for a quarterback. And with not many quarterbacks available, they tried out a well-traveled journeyman on Monday. Per a league source, McLeod Bethel-Thompson got a workout with the 49ers. According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee, the 49ers signed Bethel-Thompson to the practice squad.…

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Kaepernick trade will be complicated by his contract

The 49ers will be inclined to trade quarterback Colin Kaepernick in part because his contract currently carries more than $31 million in guaranteed money over the next three years. That portion of the contract could make it harder for Kaepernick to be traded. Which means that Kaepernick possibly would have to agree to a revised…

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Baalke on Kaepernick: Right now not the time to discuss future

The 49ers are down 20-0 to the Seahawks in the first half of their Week 11 game in Seattle, which means they’ll be 3-7 at the end of the day should the Seahawks lead hold up. That’s the kind of record that has people thinking about next year and for the 49ers that means it…

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Report: Three teams called the 49ers about Kaepernick trade

It seems clear that Colin Kaepernick has played his last down for the 49ers. But it appears there was a chance that might have happened before yesterday’s decision to put him on season-ending injured reserve. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, at least three teams called the 49ers about a possible trade before the…

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Lingering shoulder soreness led to Kaepernick IR designation

The decision to end the season of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick surprised everyone, and for good reason. Kaepernick had been listed as probable for Sunday’s game at Seattle with a left shoulder injury. He fully participated in practice all week, making the sudden roster move even more of a shock. Per a source with knowledge…

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Colin Kaepernick to IR, ends his season, likely time with 49ers

Colin Kaepernick will not play again this season. And may not ever again play for San Francisco. The 49ers announced today that Kaepernick has been placed on season-ending injured reserve. That means Blaine Gabbert is the starter the rest of the way, and he’ll be backed up by Dylan Thompson, who was called up from…

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