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49ers’ Emmanuel Sanders catches long TD, then throws TD

NEW ORLEANS — Earlier this week, San Francisco 49ers wideout Emmanuel Sanders stood in front of his fellow receivers and emphasized the importance of locking in for Sunday’s big game against the New Orleans Saints. That has clearly been no problem for Sanders. With the Niners’ defense struggling and facing a 13-point deficit early in […]

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Kaepernick workout moved to new Atlanta site

Colin Kaepernick’s NFL workout is being moved to a new location in the Atlanta area and will now start at 4 p.m. ET Saturday, representatives for the quarterback announced Saturday afternoon. The NFL had previously declined to allow media and cameras into the workout, as Kaepernick had requested for transparency, attorney Ben Meiselas and agent […]

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Emmanuel Sanders thrilled with trade to 49ers

Sometimes a person just needs to change companies to reinvigorate their passion for the job. Emmanuel Sanders’ time in Denver had run its course after nearly five and a half seasons. The 32-year-old is thrilled to have a new home after the midseason trade from the Broncos to the San Francisco 49ers pulled off Tuesday. […]

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49ers’ Marquise Goodwin hauls in most wide-open TD catch of season

CINCINNATI — One way for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to knock the rust off from last year’s torn ACL is to throw to wide-open receivers. And they don’t get much more open than Niners wideout Marquise Goodwin on the Niners’ first offensive possession Sunday in Cincinnati. On the fourth play of the Niners’ […]

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Lynch: Bosa injury ‘significant,’ to miss preseason

San Francisco 49ers defensive end Nick Bosa has a “significant” ankle sprain and will miss the rest of the preseason, general manager John Lynch said Thursday morning. Lynch told KNBR Radio that Bosa, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2019 draft, doesn’t have a high ankle sprain. With about 45 minutes left in the […]

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Jimmy Garoppolo: Dante Pettis a 'tremendous talent'

The San Francisco 49ers propel toward training camp amid of fog of unknown. On paper, the Niners look like a squad who could at least make some noise in a crowded NFC West. As far as NFL teams go, however, San Francisco ranks among those with the most questions entering the 2019 season. How will […]

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Niners extend veteran tackle Joe Staley through 2021

Joe Staley’s stay by the Bay will last at least three more seasons. The San Francisco 49ers left tackle inked a two-year extension Wednesday with the franchise that drafted him in the first round in 2007. Staley, who was entering the final year of his last deal, is now signed through 2021. LATEST ANALYSIS  ▶ Predicting […]