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49ERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Lamarr Houston: Colin Kaepernick used the n-word last week

Lamarr Houston of the Bears was penalized on Monday for inappropriate language during their win over the Jets. “I don’t know,” Houston said when asked what precipitated the penalty. “(Umpire Tony Michalek) thought I cussed at him, but all I said was ‘back up’ because he was all up on Willie (Young) and I just told him to back up some. I guess he was intimidated by it...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

49ers’ Frank Gore Upset With Pass-Happy Offense

San Francisco 49ers’ running back Frank Gore may have a hard time getting to 11,000 rush yards this season due to the team abandoning the run-heavy approach for five-receiver sets when they’re feeling the pressure. 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick never looked better as he passed for a career-high completion percentage of 78.4 in yesterday’s loss in Arizona. Unfortunately...
Via Sportsnaut
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Home of Ray McDonald was burglarized while he was away for Cardinals game

Tweet San Francisco defensive lineman Ray McDonald was the victim of a burglary this weekend while he was out of town preparing for a game some feel he shouldn’t have been a part of in the first place. Several personal items were stolen after someone broke into McDonald’s home late Saturday night, San Jose police said Monday. No arrests have been made. McDonald was in Arizona...
Via Los That Sports Blog
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Plenty of blood spilled during fight involving Cardinals and 49ers fans (Video)

We mentioned earlier that fans at the Eagles-redskins game were brawling. It looks like things were the same with 49ers and Cardinals fans h/t Rant Sports var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Plenty of blood spilled during fight involving Cardinals and 49ers fans (Video...
Via Pro Football Zone
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anquan Boldin blames officiating for 49ers’ 2 losses

Wide receiver Anquan Boldin says the referees’ disparity in calls the last two weeks have played a large part in the San Francisco 49ers losing both games. “For me, it’s been obvious the last two weeks: The amount of calls that have gone against us and the amount of calls that we’ve gotten hasn’t been close,” Boldin said, via The Sacramento Bee. “Every week, it...
Via Sports-Glory
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Frank Gore seems unhappy with his lack of usage

Since Jim Harbaugh took over in San Francisco, the 49ers have remained successful by running the football and playing great defense. They deviated from their usual strategy on Sunday, and the end result was a 23-14 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. After the game, Frank Gore did not seem at all pleased with his team’s […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anquan Boldin blames refs for loss to Cardinals

After the 49ers second-striahgt loss, all wide receiver Anquan Boldin could do is blame the officials. “For me, it’s been obvious the last two weeks: The amount of calls that have gone against us and the amount of calls that we’ve gotten hasn’t been close,” Boldin said. “Every week, it’s the same thing – send the tape in, the NFL just reports back, ‘We made a mistake...
Via Pro Football Zone
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: San Francisco 49ers LB Dan Skuta Nails Cardinals QB Drew Stanton Mid-Slide

Of all the quarterback friendly rules the slide rule is the one that makes the most sense. Yeah, you could say that they are football players too and deserve to be hit like everyone else. At the same time ask fans of a team that lost their quarterback to hits like the one Drew Stanton took from Dan Skuta Sunday and can't see the game being played without it.He is undoubtedly...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Anquan Boldin blasts referees after loss to Cards

San Francisco 49ers WR Anquan Boldin was not happy with the officiating in Sunday’s Niners-Cardinals game. The Niners were whistled for nine penalties for 107 yards, in a game that was called pretty tight by the officials. Boldin had some words about it. #49ers WR Anquan Boldin says the officiating has been one-sided, “The crap is costing us games.” — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN...
Via The Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kaepernick, 49ers, Lack Maturity

There is no denying how great of a job Jim Harbaugh has done in turning around a San Francisco 49ers organization that was in turmoil. Three straight NFC championship games is nothing short of phenomenal. However, over his tenure, Harbaugh and the 49ers continue to make the same types of mistakes. Unlike last week, Kaepernick didn't turn the ball over but clock management was...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lindsay Lohan Says She Picked ‘Niners’ First In Fantasy Football Draft

Lindsay Lohan either highly values defenses in fantasy football, or has absolutely no idea how the game works. While answering questions from her Twitter followers Saturday, the actress received a straight-forward question: Who did she draft first in fantasy football? Her answer was slightly perplexing. @ImJustBilly Niners— Lindsay Lohan (@lindsaylohan) September 20, 2014 For...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers cut ties with veteran QB Josh Johnson

The 49ers have promoted tight end Asante Cleveland from the practice squad. @alonzohighsmith: Congrads Asante Cleveland activated to the 53 man roster! A lot of Miami kids on practice squads and moving up. In order to make the move, the team released quarterback Josh Johnson. Johnson had been inactive for the first two games this […] The post 49ers cut ties with veteran QB Josh...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
2 days ago  |  Discuss

What if Joe Montana threw the ball away on 'The Catch'?

Starting on February 14, 2014, Sam Quinn and The Sports Post have decided to run down the 52 Greatest What Ifs in NFL History, one per week, for the next year. For a list of published What Ifs, as well as the introductory piece, click here. The Catch is probably the most iconic play in NFL history. Joe Montana drops back, looks to the end zone and hits Dwight Clark to stun the...
Via The Sports Post
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Woman previously pulled gun at McDonald's house

While other teams around the National Football League have decided to take action against players charged with violent crimes over the past few weeks, the San Francisco 49ers have remained steadfast in their support of Ray McDoanld and letting the system play out before drawing conclusions. McDonald, an eighth-year defensive tackle from Florida, was arrested on domestic violence...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaepernick on language flag: ‘I didn’t say anything’

Colin Kaepernick became the first player in NFL history to be flagged for using “inappropriate language” on Sunday night. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback was handed the unsportsmanlike conduct penalty after throwing an interception in the fourth quarter, and there was speculation that the flag was thrown because he used the N-word. Kaepernick said that […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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