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49ers have clear goal this season: It’s Super Bowl or bust

The 49ers led the Chiefs 20-10 in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl. Then, they didn’t. San Francisco walked off the field watching the Chiefs raise the Lombardi Trophy. “I know we were good enough to win that Super Bowl and we didn’t, and that’s something we have to live with,” coach Kyle Shanahan [more]

Bryant Young thinks Nick Bosa may break his 49ers franchise sack record

Former 49ers defensive tackle Bryant Young, who has been chosen as the next member of the team’s Hall of Fame, owns San Francisco’s career record with 89.5 sacks. Nick Bosa only has nine career sacks, but Young thinks Bosa may be the man to break his record. Young thought Aldon Smith, who had 44 sacks [more]

49ers sign seventh-rounder Jauan Jennings

The 49ers have signed a second player from their 2020 draft class. Wide receiver Jauan Jennings joins offensive lineman Colton McKivitz as members of the group with four-year deals. The 49ers announced the signing on Wednesday morning. Jennings was one of two wide receivers picked by the 49ers in April. He had 59 receptions for [more]

49ers considered idea of Trent Williams at guard had trade happened last year

Had the San Francisco 49ers found a way to get Trent Williams in trade from Washington last season, Williams may have found himself playing guard. The 49ers looked into the possibility of acquiring Williams last season when both starting tackles Joe Staley and Mike McGlinchey were sidelined with injuries during the middle of the season. [more]

Bryant Young to join 49ers Hall of Fame

The 49ers will have a 29th inductee to their Hall of Fame this year. Defensive tackle Bryant Young will get the honor. “You could not ask for someone to be a better 49er and a better human being than Bryant Young,” 49ers CEO Jed York said in a statement. “There was no question he was [more]

Who are the best receiving duos in the NFL?

A recent edition of PFT Live looked at a perfect question for the slow time of the calendar: Who are the best receiving tandem in the NFL? Simms and I went through four total rounds of dynamic pass-catching duos, realizing along the way that there are plenty of worthy candidates. One group has never played [more]

Trent Williams can’t be franchise-tagged next year

When Trent Williams signed his restructured deal with the 49ers last week, he added a bit of guaranteed money. He also earned some freedom after this season. According to Field Yates of ESPN, the new deal with the veteran left tackle stipulates that he can’t be franchise-tagged after this season. The 49ers would still like [more]

Jed York expects a lot of “awesome football” this year

The 49ers are holding a series of video conferences about the state of the franchise this week and the first one went out to season ticket holders on Monday night. The chief topic of concern for all franchises right now is whether the 2020 season can go off as planned. 49ers CEO Jed York has [more]

49ers fly Black Lives Matter flag over Levi’s Stadium

The 49ers took a very visible step this week, to acknowledge the racial inequality that continues in this country. Via NBCSportsBayArea.com, the 49ers flew a “Black Lives Matter” flag over Levi’s Stadium. The flag was next to the United States and state of California flag atop the stadium. View this post on Instagram Indivisible with [more]

Jamal Adams admits he’s “trying to” land with the Dallas Cowboys

Jets safety Jamal Adams has identified eight teams to which he’d be willing to be traded. There’s one team that sits at the top of his list, however. To no surprise, it’s the Cowboys. Via Rich Cimini of ESPN.com, a fan asked Adams In a cellphone video posted to social media on Sunday asked Adams, [more]

Report: Around 10 teams have reported at least one positive COVID-19 test

The NFLPA has advised players to stop working out together to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The reason? Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reports that “around 10 NFL teams have reported positive coronavirus tests for at least one of their players.” Reports have indicated the Cowboys, Texans, Rams, Broncos, 49ers and Buccaneers have had a player [more]

Trent Williams passes physical, signs restructured deal

The 49ers officially have a new left tackle to replace Joe Staley. Trent Williams passed his physical and signed a restructured deal. He posted the signing on Instagram. The 49ers traded for Williams on the third day of the 2020 draft, giving up a 2021 third-rounder and a 2020 fifth-rounder. The team agreed to restructured [more]

NFLPA recommends that players stop practicing together

The NFL had no offseason workouts in 2020, but plenty of players have worked out together on their own. The NFL Players Association officially has asked them to stop. “Please be advised that it is our consensus medical opinion that in light of the increase in COVID-19 cases in certain states that no players should [more]

49ers not saying who tested positive for the coronavirus

During football season, NFL teams routinely disclose information regarding player health. For now, teams are refusing to say anything about players who have tested positive for the coronavirus. Recently, the Cowboys declined to disclose information about players who reportedly tested positive, refusing not only to give names but also the number of positives. With a [more]

Will the Jets trade Jamal Adams?

The Jets have a decision to make. It’s too early to know what it will be. With safety Jamal Adams wanting out and willing to be traded to eight different teams (and maybe eventually more), the Jets could end up getting a strong offer, if more than one of the eight teams are interested in [more]

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