Jim Harbaugh says he deserves a medal for lasting so long with 49ers

Jim Harbaugh helped the San Francisco 49ers go from also-ran to Super Bowl contender almost overnight when he took over as coach in 2011. But despite his immediate success – going 44-19 in four years, including three playoff appearances – the franchise parted ways with the fiery head coach after the 2014 season. Harbaugh, now […]

Report: 49ers to hire former Jaguars LBs coach as new defensive coordinator

Kyle Shanahan is reportedly opting to not add an offensive coordinator to his staff with the 49ers, but he’s found the head of San Francisco’s defense. According to Adam Caplan of ESPN and multiple reports, the 49ers will name Robert Saleh their new defensive coordinator. Saleh, 38, spent the last three seasons with the Jaguars […]

Chip Kelly should leave the 49ers and go back to college football

Chip Kelly should leave the 49ers and go back to college football

If you didn’t watch the 49ers-Bears game Sunday at Soldier Field, consider yourself lucky. The game was a sloppy mess in the snow between two teams that are terrible on clear, 68-degree days. Matt Barkley (seriously, he’s still in the league) started for the Bears and with the help of three touchdowns from Jordan Howard, Chicago […]

Eagles, 49ers reportedly discussing a trade for wideout Torrey Smith

The Philadelphia Eagles apparently are looking to bolster their receiving corps. The Eagles are discussing a trade with the 49ers involving wideout Torrey Smith, Pro Football Talk reported Monday. Smith has seen his production dwindle since he signed a five-year, $40 million deal with San Francisco in 2015. He recorded career lows in catches (33) […]

Chip Kelly denies Joe Staley is on trade block

San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly denied a rumor that five-time Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Staley is on the trade block. “That’s news to me,” Kelly said when asked about the rumor, according to Cam Inman of Bay Area News Group. “Nobody’s had any discussions with me about Joe being traded. We need […]

Report: 49ers bought $7.5M insurance policy for Colin Kaepernick

Report: 49ers bought $7.5M insurance policy for Colin Kaepernick

The San Francisco 49ers purchased a $7.5-million insurance policy for quarterback Colin Kaepernick as part of the reworked contract the two parties reportedly agreed to this week, league sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The $500,000 policy will cover Kaepernick if he is injured to such a degree that he cannot play next season. The $7.5-million, […]

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