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  1. 49ers start training camp after tumultuous offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Japan Times

    ... Raiders. Eric Reid is coming off a stellar rookie season at safety and will begin working with newcomer Antoine Bethea to keep a good thing going on one of the NFL's most accomplished defenses. "He has a very similar demeanor to Donte as far as he's ...

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  2. 49ers start fresh after forgettable offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Republic

    ... Raiders. Eric Reid is coming off a stellar rookie season at safety and will begin working with newcomer Antoine Bethea to keep a good thing going on one of the NFL's most accomplished defenses. "He has a very similar demeanor to Donte as far as he's ...

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  3. 49ers Move On From Forgettable OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... Raiders. Eric Reid is coming off a stellar rookie season at safety and will begin working with newcomer Antoine Bethea to keep a good thing going on one of the NFL's most accomplished defenses. "He has a very similar demeanor to Donte as far as he's ...

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  4. Jimmie Ward healthy and ready to go for campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KTIK-AM Boise

    ... a safety, although he's not expected to challenge for early playing time at a spot where the team already has Antoine Bethea and Eric Reid as starters.

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  5. Jimmie Ward clearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | NFL

    ... who is expected to compete for both San Francisco's nickel corner role and third safety spot behind veteran Antoine Bethea and second-year man Eric Reid . "When you're skipping the practice part, you're skipping the most important part," defensive ...

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  6. 49ers get a 'C' grade for offseason, says Sports IllustratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Niners Nation

    ... in coverage, and he slowed down considerably in 2013. This was the right time to cut bait on Whitner, and Antoine Bethea is a nice replacement -- he's durable, a good tackler, and much better in coverage than Whitner, sacrificing a bit of ...

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  7. Undrafted LB Darius Lipford Will Likely Sign With San Francisco 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Rant Sports

    ... quality, but he could definitely become a very serviceable backup. At the strong safety position, they have Antoine Bethea as their starter with rookie Jimmie Ward (looks to compete for the nickel cornerback role this season) next in line. After ...

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  8. Full Breakdown of 49ers Secondary Ahead of Training CampRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | BleacherReport

    ... Pro Bowler such as safety Donte Whitner is never easy, but the 49ers think they've found their man in veteran Antoine Bethea. The former Indianapolis Colts safety is also a two-time Pro Bowler, although his last appearance was in 2009. Durability ...

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  9. Niners' Baalke Eager for Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | NBC Bay Area

    ... team's makeup. He wouldn't have brought in the likes of wideouts Stevie Johnson and Brandon Lloyd and safety Antoine Bethea if he weren't confident in their abilities. But with the start of training camp two weeks away, Baalke is as curious as any ...

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  10. 49ers depth chart bubble watch: SafetiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Niners Nation

    ... on July 16, and veterans will report on July 23 The 49ers have their starting safeties set, as Eric Reid and Antoine Bethea will get the starting spots. It remains to be seen how much of his 4-year contract Bethea will be starting, but he will be ...

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  11. Has the San Francisco 49ers' Defense Become a Weakness?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Rant Sports

    ... There is a lot of potential in this secondary, but not much experience. Their most experienced player is Antoine Bethea who was acquired on the first day of free agency. While Bethea is a very good safety, the 49ers will need his chemistry with the ...

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  12. 49ers select defensive back Ward in first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... than the team's top choice last year, Eric Reid. The 49ers' biggest free-agent addition this offseason, Antoine Bethea, also plays safety, and he and Reid are slated to start there this season. Ward is expected to enter games when opponents line up ...

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  13. 49ers select defensive back Ward in first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... than the team's top choice last year, Eric Reid. The 49ers' biggest free-agent addition this offseason, Antoine Bethea, also plays safety, and he and Reid are slated to start there this season. Ward is expected to enter games when opponents line up ...

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  14. 49ers roster, 90-in-90 breakdowns: Craig DahlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Niners Nation

    ... way onto the field on defense, that means Reid is injured, which is never a good thing, but working alongside Antoine Bethea certainly could lead to some improvement as well. Dahl is 29 years old, has never been particularly impressive an got less ...

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  15. 49ers roster, 90-in-90 breakdowns: D.J. CampbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Niners Nation

    ... thing playing in his favor is that the 49ers don't exactly have great depth at safety. After Eric Reid and Antoine Bethea , the remaining safeties are Craig Dahl , C.J. Spillman, and Bubba Ventrone. All three excel at special teams, but have their ...

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  16. 49ers counting on Bethea for veteran leadership in secondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The Indianapolis Colts had expectations for Antoine Bethea when they drafted him in 2006, but they were the grounded expectations any team would have for an undersized safety who played at Howard and lasted until the sixth round.

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  17. There could be a HUGE decline in the 49er D for 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Field Gulls

    ... of SS Donte Whitner will be devastating for them. Whitner was ranked #7 on PFF for 2013. His replacement, Antoine Bethea , was ranked #50 by PFF. Antoine will turn 30 this month, and his last season was mediocre at best. To put it into context, Earl ...

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  18. 2014 NFL power rankings: Do the 49ers deserve to be ahead of the Broncos?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Niners Nation

    ... but return Chris Culliver from IR, and add Jimmie Ward , to go along with Tramaine Brock. With Eric Reid and Antoine Bethea over the top, there is talent in this group. The question will be how quickly it comes together. There is plenty of ...

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  19. San Francisco 49ers: Most Under and Overrated Offseason AdditionsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | BleacherReport

    ... Rogers, Tarell Brown and Donte Whitner all leaving town in the offseason. The expected replacements are Antoine Bethea , Jimmie Ward and Chris Culliver, but there's certainly room for someone else to step up. Enter Chris Cook, a skilled cornerback ...

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  20. 49ers counting on Bethea for veteran leadership in secondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The Indianapolis Colts had expectations for Antoine Bethea when they drafted him in 2006, but they were the grounded expectations any team would have for an undersized safety who played at Howard and lasted until the sixth round.

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