San Francisco 49ers

Report: 49ers’ TE George Kittle will ‘break the bank’ with new contract extension

The San Francisco 49ers recognize how important All-Pro tight end George Kittle is to their offense and are hopeful for a contract extension. If the 49ers want to keep Kittle beyond the 2020 season, they better be prepared to break the bank. Kittle, 26, is entering the final year of his rookie contract...

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6 hours ago, Sportsnaut, San Francisco 49ers

Which 49ers have the best chances to be future Hall of Famers?

Photo by Cody Glenn/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images ESPN’s Bill Barnwell listed four Niners on his list. If this was any other year, the NFL preseason would be getting set to kick-off with the annual Hall of Fame Game. Of course, the pandemic has forced the league to alter its plans and move the...

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7 hours ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

Glazer on Kittle’s deal: He’s going to break the bank, and rightfully so

Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images Glazer tackled a Kittle question in his most recent mailbag The Athletic’s Jay Glazer answered a question in his most recent mailbag regarding the contract situation for San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle: Given his abilities as a...

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9 hours ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

Five free agent wide receivers who could replace Travis Benjamin

Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images After Benjamin opted-out Tuesday night, the 49ers could be in the market for a free agent speedster at wideout When Travis Benjamin opted out Tuesday evening, that created a roster spot for the Niners, while the San Francisco 49ers are expected to fill that...

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11 hours ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

49ers’ Warner believes continuity will be key for linebacking group

Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images The 2017 third-round pick caught up with the media to discuss the expectations for next season. One of the keys to the success of the San Francisco 49ers’ defense last season was the play of middle linebacker Fred Warner. The 23-year-old racked up 118 tackles,...

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13 hours ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

Golden Nuggets: Seahawks claim D.J. Reed

Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Your daily San Francisco 49ers links for Thursday, August 6, 2020 Football must be getting closer because the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks are exchanging players. Seahawks claim former 49ers DB D.J. Reed off waivers The Seahawks have...

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16 hours ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks

Glazer: George Kittle Is 'Going to Break the Bank' on New 49ers Contract

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle will "break the bank" with his second NFL contract, per Jay Glazer of The Athletic: "He's going to break the bank, and rightfully so...

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20 hours ago, Bleacher Report, San Francisco 49ers

49ers Rumors: Ex-Raiders, Seahawks DE Dion Jordan Expected to Sign Contract

The San Francisco 49ers are planning to sign free-agent defensive end Dion Jordan , according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport . Jordan spent the 2019 season with the Oakland Raiders , registering two sacks in seven games...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks

Report: 49ers expected to sign former No. 3 pick Dion Jordan

Just a day after visiting with the team, former No. 3 overall pick Dion Jordan is expected to sign with the San Francisco 49ers in another opportunity to revitalize career. Jordan, one of the biggest NFL draft busts of all time, is reportedly working on a deal to join the 49ers before the 2020 NFL...

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1 day ago, Sportsnaut, San Francisco 49ers

Mostert: In the end, we were able to have communication, and it’s a blessing to be here

Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images Mostert addressed his trade demand Wednesday afternoon San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert spoke to the media Wednesday afternoon to discuss opting-out, trade demands, and much more. Let’s start with Mostert’s deciding factor on...

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1 day ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

Clinton Portis has high expectations for 49ers’ tight end group

Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images The former Pro Bowler believes George Kittle, and Jordan Reed could be unstoppable. The San Francisco 49ers bolstered the tight end position when they signed former Pro Bowler Jordan Reed to a one-year deal on Monday. Pairing Reed with superstar George Kittle...

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1 day ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

49ers are expected to sign edge rusher Dion Jordan

Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images Jordan fills Travis Benjamin’s roster spot On Tuesday, the San Francisco 49ers hosted two pass rushers. One, Ziggy Ansah, was familiar with defensive line coach Kris Kocurek. Usually, fans will want to sign the bigger name. The other pass rusher, Dion Jordan,...

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1 day ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

The 49ers had the most explosive plays in the NFL when lined up in 21 personnel last year

Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images Motion and play-action for the win ESPN’s Matt Bowen put together a list of which teams excelled the most at 11 different personnel groupings, from five wide receivers to two quarterbacks. It should come as no surprise that the San Francisco 49ers were the most efficient...

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1 day ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

Jimmy Garoppolo is confident 49ers will handle challenges of 2020 NFL season

Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images The QB caught up with the media, and isn’t too worried about his squad being able to bring it each week. One of biggest drawbacks of playing out the 2020 NFL season is that fans will likely not be a factor in their home stadiums. Most clubs have already ruled out...

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1 day ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

WR Benjamin first 49ers player to opt out

49ers wide receiver Travis Benjamin announced he was opting out of the 2020 NFL season Tuesday night, becoming the first member of the team to do so.

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1 day ago, ESPN, San Francisco 49ers

49ers' Travis Benjamin Opts Out of 2020 NFL Season Amid COVID-19

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Travis Benjamin will opt out of the 2020 NFL season over COVID-19 concerns, he announced Tuesday. Benjamin was set to make $1.05 million on his one-year contract with the 49ers...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, San Francisco 49ers

Golden Nuggets: Diversity is critical for the NFL in devising COVID-19 strategies

Photo by Paul Harding/Getty Images for Leaders Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Wednesday, August 5, 2020 We are getting closer and closer to the San Francisco 49ers having padded practices. Until then, Jimmy Garoppolo spoke to the media on Tuesday. Jas will have more on that later this morning,...

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1 day ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo Says He Wasn't Worried About Tom Brady Contract Rumors

Jimmy Garoppolo knows what it is like to sit behind Tom Brady from his time with the New England Patriots, but he wasn't worried about the same situation becoming a reality on the San Francisco 49ers...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, San Francisco 49ers

WR Travis Benjamin becomes the first 49er to opt-out

Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images Benjamin said this was the best decision for his family and he’ll continue to support the 49ers this season Late Tuesday evening, San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Travis Benjamin tweeted that he is opting out of the 2020 season: pic.twitter.com/11RS0yCD7D—...

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1 day ago, Niners Nation, San Francisco 49ers

49ers Rumors: Ezekiel Ansah, Dion Jordan Visiting SF Ahead of Training Camp

The San Francisco 49ers are reportedly hosting edge-rushers Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah and Dion Jordan on free-agent visits ahead of the 2020 season. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network and ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the news Tuesday...

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2 days ago, Bleacher Report, San Francisco 49ers

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