Pro Football Talk "The Harbaugh brothers are scheduled to face one another in a rematch of Super Bowl XLVII in the exhibition season this summer and it sounds like they’ve figured out a way to spend some time together ahead of the contest without infringing on practice time. Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee..." April 18
49ers are not expected to pick up the fifth-year option on LB Aldon Smith's contract, per league source.
NFL.com "Aldon Smith's future remains unclear one week after a bizarre airport arrest in Los Angeles. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday on "NFL Total Access" that the 49ers do not plan to cut Smith, who has $3 million in guaranteed salary next season. That doesn't come close to solving..." April 18
NFL.com "Contract talks between the San Francisco 49ers and Colin Kaepernick are on hold. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday on NFL Network's "NFL Total Access" that the 49ers have tabled negotiations while police investigate an incident earlier this month at a Miami hotel. The Miami..." April 18
Sacramento Bee "If the 49ers want to maneuver higher in next month's draft, they could offer another team multiple draft picks in return or they could offer a team picks and a player. That player? According to a league source, the 49ers have been shopping running back LaMichael James, a second-round pick in the..." April 17
San Jose Mercury News "Daniel Kilgore, the 49ers' projected starting center for this coming season, was found not guilty of public intoxication related to a January arrest in his hometown of Kingsport, Tenn. Kilgore's case was dismissed following his appearance in Kingsport General Sessions court Friday, according to..." April 16
CBSSports.com "It's hard to deny Aldon Smith's talent -- the 2011 first-round pick has 42 sacks in 43 games -- but the 49ers have grown weary of the ever-growing list of off-field incidents. The latest came last Sunday when the linebacker was arrested and charged with a false report of a bomb threat. He also has..." April 16
San Jose Mercury News "* NFL source: Chris Culliver was with Aldon Smith in the Southwest terminal on Sunday, same flight, but was not involved in any of the trouble. Culliver is not presumed to have been spending time with Smith in LA. It’s possible Culliver just happened to be there and was flying back on same..." April 15
NFL.com "The San Francisco 49ers announced they have signed wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to a one-year deal. Lloyd (6-0, 200) returns to San Francisco where he was originally drafted in the fourth round (124th overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft. He was a member of the 49ers from 2003-05 and registered a..." April 15
CBSSports.com "The Miami Police Department has shed some light on how a woman hanging out with Colin Kaepernick, Quinton Patton and Ricardo Lockette ended up in a hospital in the early morning hours of April 2. According to a police report obtained by WINZ-AM in Miami, Lockette called 911 twice after the..." April 15
San Jose Mercury News "Linebacker Aldon Smith has been released from a Los Angeles jail after posting $20,000 bail, shortly after being charged with making a false bomb threat earlier Sunday afternoon at LAX. A Los Angeles police spokesman said although it was observed Smith may have been drinking prior to the..." April 14
San Francisco Chronicle "Niners linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after claiming he had a bomb during a security screening, airport police said. Smith, 24, made the threat after he was randomly selected for a second screening at about 2 p.m. as he went through the..." April 14
San Jose Mercury News "Linebacker Aldon Smith was detained by police Sunday at Los Angles International Airport, according to an eyewitness. A Los Angeles Police Department spokesman would only confirm that an unidentified male had been arrested and was being transported to booking, after which time his name would be..." April 13
Fansided "The San Francisco 49ers have the 30th pick in the Draft this May and already it’s looking like they could have their eyes on a potential Defensive Rookie of the Year. TCU cornerback Jason Verrett has stated that he’s eying the Rookie of the Year prize and he could end up winning it in a San..." April 13
Pro Football Talk "Sammy Watkins may be expected to be among the first names called by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on May 8, which is going to put him out of reach of many teams looking for help at receiver next month. One of those teams is likely going to turn toward Watkins’ Clemson teammate Martavis Bryant..." April 13
CSN Bay Area "The 49ers last season selected three injured players among their 11 draft picks. They could employ a similar philosophy during next month’s draft due to a deep roster and 11 scheduled selections. The 49ers will have a private visit with at least one such draft candidate. Oklahoma cornerback..." April 13
Pro Football Talk "Miami police say it’s simply too soon to say what the evidence shows in the investigation of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, 49ers receiver Quinton Patton and Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette. “We have to examine evidence and wait for some tests to come back, including toxicology..." April 12
(1/3) The charges made in the TMZ story and other stories I’ve seen are completely wrong. They make things up about me that never happened.
CSN Bay Area "The 49ers on Friday waived wide receiver Brandon Carswell, who sustained a torn ACL early in his only practice with the 49ers last offseason. Shortly after signing to the team’s 90-man roster, Carswell sustained his right knee injury in a non-contact drill on June 12. The 49ers waived him..." April 11
Miami PD adamant to our @writerkev + others they're calling Kaepernick situation a "suspicious incident," not a possible sexual assault.
TMZ.com "San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated for a possible sexual assault at a hotel in Miami, Florida ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ Sports. We're told the alleged incident took place at the Viceroy Hotel in Miami earlier this month. Our sources tell us ......" April 10
CSN Bay Area "Veteran wide receiver Brandon Lloyd, who did not play last season, is in talks with the 49ers about the possibility of rebooting his NFL career, according to multiple sources. The 49ers reportedly expressed interest in several free-agent wide receivers, including Julian Edelman, Emmanuel..." April 10
CSN Bay Area "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver was charged Wednesday with one felony and two misdemeanors stemming from an alleged hit-and-run accident last month, the Santa Clara District Attorney's office said. Culliver, 25, is scheduled to be arraigned on those charges on Friday. It will more..." April 10
NFL.com "The National Football League announced today locations and dates for the next two Pro Bowls. The Pro Bowl following the 2014 season will be played on Sunday, January 25, 2015, and televised live on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET from University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona, the site of Super Bowl XLIX a..." April 09
USA Today "Are you ready for some experimental football? Granted, it's only the preseason schedule that the league announced Wednesday. Nonetheless, this summer's exhibition season provides a more compelling reason to watch -- at least during the first two weeks of games that won't seem as..." April 09
Pro Football Talk "The current season of ABC’s Dancing With The Stars doesn’t include a current or former NFL player, for a change. Previously, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson said he passed on the opportunity to join the cast. As it turns out, 49ers tight end Vernon Davis said “no thanks,” too. “I got an..." April 06
Fansided "The San Francisco 49ers have been rumored to be interested in drafting a wide receiver for a few months now. They’re likely to do so, but what about getting the guy that they want? It sounds as if they may be open to trading up, this according to the Sacramento Bee who suggests we shouldn’t be..." April 05
Pro Football Talk "There’s a new backup quarterback in Washington. Colt McCoy, the former Texas Longhorns star who was a third-round pick of the Browns in 2010, signed with Washington today. McCoy hasn’t found much success so far in his NFL career. In three years with the Browns he started 21 games but..." April 03
#49ers Bowman just said on SportsCenter that he should be ready “about the middle of the season.” In step with team’s timeline.
NaVorro Bowman said doctors told him he is ahead of schedule in his rehab and that the 49ers are "excited" by his progress.
CSN Bay Area "The San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders both reached out to the Los Angeles Police Department to confirm reports of DeSean Jackson's continued involvement with alleged members of Los Angeles street gangs; LAPD confirmed the reports, CSNBayArea.com has learned. Last week, NJ.com reported..." April 02
ESPN.com "NaVorro Bowman is happy that the NFL has tweaked its rule on whether a loose-ball recovery is reviewable. Bowman suffered a serious knee injury in January while attempting to recover a fumble during the San Francisco 49ers' loss to the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship Game. Although..." April 02
NFL.com "The San Francisco 49ers have been connected to DeSean Jackson ever since reports emerged that the Philadelphia Eagles were fielding trade inquiries in mid-March. As Jackson embarked on Day 2 of his visit with the Washington Redskins, a report emanating from NBC Washington suggested the 49ers..." April 01
#Raiders signed CB Carlos Rogers
San Francisco Chronicle "In wake of Friday morning’s arrest, 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver is facing and misdemeanor and felony hit-and-run, felony possession of brass knuckles and felony reckless driving. The charges stemmed from an incident in which Culliver allegedly struck a bicyclist with his car and then fled the..." March 31
Pro Football Talk "When Steve Smith signed with the Ravens after being released by the Panthers, plenty of people pointed out that it looked like the Ravens found a player who could give them what they were missing after trading Anquan Boldin before the 2013 season. Smith avoided making any direct comparisons to..." March 30
ESPN.com "The San Francisco 49ers were counting on Chris Culliver this season. Right now, he is set to be a starter and, at the least, the team wants him to be a nickel cornerback. Culliver, who played well as the nickel in 2012 but missed all of last season with a torn ACL, has the confidence of the..." March 30
Fansided "The San Francisco 49ers are one of the youngest, most talented teams in the NFL the past few seasons. Three straight trips to the NFC Championship Game and a Super Bowl appearance magnify this point. With the NFL Draft coming up, management and head coach Jim Harbaugh will look to add even further..." March 29
A source indicates the 49ers are considering re-doing OT Joe Staley's contract soon. He's outplayed the 6-year extension he signed in 2009.
KTVU "San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver, who missed last season with a torn ACL and caused a stir with his anti-gay comments before the Super Bowl two years ago, was arrested Friday for felony hit-and-run and weapons possession, authorities said. According to the San Jose police, they..." March 29
Cleveland Plain Dealer "San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh reiterated Wednesday at the NFL Annual Meeting NFC Coaches Breakfast that the news about the Browns trying to lure him to Cleveland was much ado about nothing. Because Harbaugh is under contract, the Browns would have had to complete a trade for Harbaugh..." March 26
Fansided "The San Francisco 49ers always seem to have an embarrassment of riches at running back, and that streak of adding talent in the backfield nearly continued this offseason with the signing of now Jacksonville Jaguars running back Toby Gerhart. After leaving the Minnesota Vikings, Gerhart..." March 26
USA Today "Five rules changes, an extensive crackdown on on-field taunting and abusive language and a two-game preseason experiment that will move extra-point attempts from the 2-yard line to the 20 (effectively a 38-yard try) will bring a new look to the 2014 NFL season. Representatives from all 32 teams..." March 26
CSN Bay Area "Quarterback Colin Kaepernick had a perfect week at the NFL owners meetings. There is no argument among 49ers CEO Jed York, general manager Trent Baalke and coach Jim Harbaugh that getting Kaepernick signed to a long-term extension is a top priority. Moreover, York and Harbaugh went so far as..." March 26
CSN Bay Area "Running back Frank Gore has one year remaining on his contract, but 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh believes the nine-year veteran has a future well beyond this season. “I really think Frank has three more good years,” Harbaugh said Wednesday at the NFL owners meetings. “I truly believe that. But..." March 26
NFL.com "The San Francisco 49ers are serious about getting a new deal done with Colin Kaepernick ahead of the 2014 season. General manager Trent Baalke said Tuesday at the NFL Annual Meeting in Orlando that the team hopes to lock down a new contract with the quarterback by the start of training camp in..." March 25
49ers have agreed in principal to a deal with CB Perrish Cox. It's a one-year deal.
Special team wiz and WR Kassim Osgood will re-sign with the #49ers today, source said.
CSN Bay Area "Coach Jim Harbaugh said it’s a “high priority” for the 49ers to lock up quarterback Colin Kaepernick to a long-term contract extension. Kaepernick, who is entering the final year of his original four-year contract, is eligible for a new contract this offseason. He is scheduled to earn $1.073..." March 24