11 hrs ago
Gore to backfield competition: Bring it on
Asked if he still wanted to retain his rarely-come-off-the-field role in 2014, the 31-year-old with the second-most carries among active NFL running backs didn't hesitate Wednesday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Football Outsiders considers NFL breakout prospects
The San Francisco 49ers have a heavy veteran presence, but they have numerous under-the-radar prospects who could emerge in 2014.
San Francisco 49ers' Carlos Hyde: Running Back of the Future
Prior to the 2014 NFL Draft , the San Francisco 49ers boasted one of the most talented backfields in the NFL , but it was one that had its fair share of question marks.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Why Kendall Hunter Is San Francisco 49ers' Best Option at No. 2 Running Back
The team's young stable of reserve backs has never been more impressive, and yet the most complete player among them has flown decidedly under the radar.
The San Francisco 49ers Shouldn't Expect Much in Return for LaMichael James
There has been talk that the San Francisco 49ers are shopping LaMichael James . James was an explosive runner in college at the University of Oregon under head coach Chip Kelly .
What kind of reduction will we see in Frank Gore's 2014 workload?
ESPN reporters think Gore will be somewhere in the 220 carry range in 2014. Can we really come up with that kind of number so easily? One of the biggest position competitions will be at running back.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
49ers rookies: Best case/worst case for Carlos Hyde
The San Francisco 49ers spent a second round pick on Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde.
Who comes next after the Joe Staley contract extension?
The San Francisco 49ers signed Joe Staley to a contract extension on Thursday. Now that he and Colin Kaepernick have been extended, who's next? The San Francisco 49ers took care of some business Thursday afternoon, signing left tackle Joe Staley to a 2-year contract extension that could keep him with the team through the 2019 season.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Marcus Lattimore, others to begin training camp on 49ers NFI list
Per ESPN's Field Yates, Marcus Lattimore is expected to open training camp on the NFI list, as he continues his rehab process.
(L-R) Marshawn Lynch, Frank Gore, Doug Martin, Reggie Bush, Fred Jackson and Chris Johnson
There aren't many workhorse running backs left in the NFL, and the number is seemingly decreasing by the year because coaches are always looking for a way to lighten the load.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
San Francisco 49ers: Predicting Winners of Training Camp Battles on Offense
The NFL 's long summer break is nearly over. The San Francisco 49ers open their training camp Wednesday morning, with rookies arriving.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
49ers Training Camp 2014: What to watch for in camp
With only eight Sundays without regular season football remaining, it's time to turn our focus to training camp.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Frank Gore Is the Perfect RB to Defy Age Barrier Dooming Other NFL RBs
As the No. 65 overall pick by the San Francisco 49ers in 2005, expectations for the Miami product were tempered at best after an injury-riddled collegiate tenure that had produced a pair of torn .
Sat Jul 12, 2014
5 Dark Horse Candidates to Make San Francisco 49ers' 53-Man Roster
The San Francisco 49ers have one of the most talented rosters in the NFL. With so much depth at each position, head coach Jim Harbaugh and his staff will have to make many tough decisions regarding who makes the final 53-man roster.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Press Democrat
Best and worst coaching performances of the Harbaugh Era
The Packers' defense couldn't handle anything the 49ers' offense did, especially the read-option.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Sports Media 101
San Francisco 49ers' Rushing King, Frank Gore's, Last Hoorah?
For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on 49ers 101.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Under-the-radar players heading into 49ers training camp
While there's been plenty of offseason talk about position battles, specific players, legal transgressions, and contracts, some key 49ers have dodged the crosshairs of media focus and fanfare.
5 Reasons Why the San Francisco 49ers Will Win the NFC West in 2014
The commencement of NFL training camps and the unofficial kickoff to the 2014 season is little over two weeks away.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
San Francisco 49ers 2014 Training Camp Profile: Kendall Hunter
The San Francisco 49ers have one of the NFL 's best running backs in Frank Gore , but the team also has arguably the best running back stable in the league with runners such as Kendall Hunter , LaMichael James , Marcus Lattimore and second-round pick Carlos Hyde all backing Gore up this season.
Fantasy Football Team Preview- San Francisco 49ers
From Jim Harbaugh to Aldon Smith to Colin Kaepernick, the San Francisco 49ers have certainly made their fair share of headlines throughout the offseason.