Penn State Numerology 101: Crunching the (jersey) numbers of the Lions' all-time greats
Michael Robinson, the starting quarterback on Penn State's memorable 2005 team that finished 11-1 and won the Orange Bowl, shares the same PSU number with former Lion Wally Triplett, a standout runner in the 1940s and the first African-American to start a game for Penn State.
Harbaugh: Crabtree expected to return in 2013
The 49ers' season took an unexpected twist when wide receiver Michael Crabtree made a cut during a 7-on-7 drill Tuesday.
Wednesday May 22
Marin Independent Journal
49ers start Day 2 of OTA down nine players, including Crabtree
Present but not participating in early drills were left guard Mike Iupati, defensive tackle Justin Smith, and linebackers Aldon Smith and Ahmad Brooks.
Tue May 21, 2013
San Francisco 49ers Will Be the Favorites When They Host Super Bowl 50
The San Francisco 49ers were just awarded Super Bowl 50 by the NFL in 2015. The 49ers new stadium, Levi's Stadium, is scheduled to open by the 2014 season and will allow two full seasons to be played before hosting the milestone Super Bowl.
Sun May 19, 2013
Madden 25 trailer gets defensive
This video for Madden 25 shows a sizzle reel of defensive features while San Francisco 49ers linebacker Navorro Bowman discusses tactics for tackling players in the NFL.
Tue May 14, 2013
2013 NFL Draft: San Francisco 49ers Draft Grade
Apr 25, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Eric Reid holds daughter LeiLani Reid as he is introduced by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell as the number eighteen overall pick to the San Francisco 49ers during the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall.
Sun May 12, 2013
NFL: 4 Teams That Should Be on Hard Knocks
For example, in 2012, there were a lot of playoff teams, such as the Cincinnati Bengals, that received less attention than the 6-10 New York Jets.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
49ers Blog: Kaepernick watches B.J. Daniels shine; Baalke observes Okoye in action
As if B.J. Daniels and Nate Montana weren't under enough pressure ... Midway through Saturday's rookie minicamp practice, a guy wearing a yellow Warriors cap and a white Warriors jersey walked onto the practice field.
Fri May 10, 2013
Tank Carradine Will Make the San Francisco 49ers Defense Better in 2013
After having traded down to the 40th pick from the 34th pick in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft , the San Francisco 49ers selected Cornellious "Tank" Carradine .
Wed May 08, 2013
Is Tank Carradine the Heir Apparent to Justin Smith in San Francisco?
In 2012, the San Francisco 49ers had six starting defensive players receive Pro Bowl honors, which was a league-high. It is one of the most skilled units in the NFL , stacked from top to bottom, yet that is where the team's draft focus was.
Mon May 06, 2013
NFC West Power Rankings: Best Of The Best Linebacker Corps
Oct 7, 2012; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers linebackers NaVorro Bowman and Patrick Willis react after a tackle in the first quarter against the Buffalo Bills at Candlestick Park.
Ranking the NFC West: San Francisco 49ers lead the way at tight end
We break down the NFC West by position, starting with the tight end position. The San Francisco 49ers lead the way with Vernon Davis and high-potential rookie Vance McDonald.
Sat May 04, 2013
Post-draft West ranks: Revisiting LBs
Our post-draft amendments to pre-draft positional rankings continue with Matt Williamson, NFL scout for ESPN.com. Up next: linebackers.
Thu May 02, 2013
Setting Expectations for Each Member of San Francisco 49ers' 2013 Draft Class
Considering these players have never even had an NFL practice, there's a great amount of uncertainty about how they'll perform.
Wed May 01, 2013
NaVorro Bowman talks Super Bowl, movies, Pros for Africa
NaVorro Bowman hits on a variety of topics including the Super Bowl, who would start opposite him in a movie and his off-field weaknesses.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
What the Experts Are Saying About the San Francisco 49ers' 2013 Draft
The San Francisco 49ers ' draft was exciting and very productive. It all began with the 49ers trading up 13 spots to snag safety Eric Reid with their first-round selection.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
San Francisco 49ers' 2013 draft class: A closer look
Resume: Reid earned second-team All-America honors and compiled a career-high 91 tackles in 2012 as a second-year starter.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Wrapping up the draft's final rounds
Taken with pick No. 180 overall, Moody figures to compete for a roster spot by playing special teams and backing up starting inside linebackers Patrick Willis and NaVorro Bowman .
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
49ers blog: 49ers address special teams with linebacker Nick Moody
The 49ers drafted a potential special teams ace in the sixth round in Nick Moody, a safety-turned-linebacker from Florida State.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Michael Mauti: 5 Things You Need to Know About Penn State OLB
Penn State University has cranked out any number of linebackers who have gone on to star in the National Football League, with Sean Lee of the Dallas Cowboys and NaVorro Bowman of the San Francisco 49ers the latest PSU alumni to make that leap.