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Crew that worked 49ers game moved from Sunday's prime time slot

Inside Bay Area (Compiled by John Hickey) — NFL makes minor changes after San Francisco-Arizona officiating issues raise both team's ire
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Kawakami: What bad 49ers decisions will the Yorks make next?

Inside Bay Area (By Tim Kawakami Mercury News Columnist) — Jed York and his parents John and Denise DeBartolo York are just another bad decision waiting to happen.
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Candlestick Park's patron saint to go into storage for now

Inside Bay Area (Associated Press) — Likeness stood watch over now-demolished Candlestick Park
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49ers' Draughn making most of his opportunity

Inside Bay Area (By Cam Inman <a href='mailto:cinman@bayare) — One-time Chicago Bears back Shaun Draughn played every offensive snap in Sunday's loss.
  • 21 hr 34 min ago

RB Shaun Draughn has offense's 'trust' as every-down contributor

Inside Bay Area As a newcomer himself to the 49ers starting offense, guard Andrew Tiller appreciates how reliable running back Shaun Draughn has become in place of injured Carlos Hyde.
  • 22 hr 40 min ago

Tomsula still not willing to lash out at officials after 49ers' penalty-filled loss

Inside Bay Area Coach Jim Tomsula praised Quinton Dial's pass-rushing form rather than rip the officials for Sunday's "Roughing-The-Palmer" penalty, which factored greatly into the 49ers' 19-13 loss Sunday to the...
  • 23 hr 54 min ago

Outside opinions: Officiating blunders, Gabbert's rise, Palmer's somersault get media talking

Inside Bay Area Talk about officiating blunders, the 49ers' improved play and the Cardinals' victorious escape dominated how media around the nation viewed Sunday's 19-13 loss by the 49ers:* * *USA Today narrowed...
  • 1 day 2 hr ago

Kawakami: 49ers got it all wrong last winter

Inside Bay Area (By Tim Kawakami Mercury News Columnist) — They could have had Vic Fangio or Adam Gase -- or even Jim Harbaugh -- but they wanted Jim Tomsula
  • 1 day 6 hr ago

Report card: 49ers' eighth loss won't quell angry fans

Inside Bay Area Here is how the 49ers (3-8) graded in Sunday s 19-13 home loss to the Arizona Cardinals (9-2):Pass offense: Blaine Gabbert s career-high 318 passing yards were overshadowed by the third-down,...
  • 1 day 6 hr ago

Kawakami: 49ers are stuck in Mike Singletary mode

Inside Bay Area (By Tim Kawakami Mercury News Columnist) — Jim Tomsula and Trent Baalke's 49ers aren't moving backward step by step, they're actually in an NFL time warp, speeding rapidly in reverse.
  • 1 day 14 hr ago

Purdy: Gabbert staying in conversation to be 49ers' QB of the future

Inside Bay Area (By Mark Purdy Mercury News Columnist) — The San Francisco 49ers lost, but quarterback Blaine Gabbert had another solid outing in his audition to remain part of the team's future.
  • 1 day 14 hr ago

49ers notebook: Celek hurt, but other tight ends step up

Inside Bay Area (By Jerry MacDonald and Cam Inman Staff wri) — Vance McDonald has flourished since Blaine Gabbert became the San Francisco 49ers' starting QB, and tight end Blake Bell also had a productive game against the Arizona Cardinals; But Garrett Celek...
  • 1 day 16 hr ago

You make the call: 49ers irate over season-high penalties in 19-13 loss to Cardinals

Inside Bay Area Roughing the passer? Quinton Dial couldn t believe the call, not after cunningly racing into the pocket and slamming Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer into Levi s Stadium s grass.
  • 1 day 16 hr ago

Notes: TE McDonald stays hot; Gabbert career-high 318 yards; Purcell tallies 49ers' only sack;

Inside Bay Area By Jerry MacDonald and Cam InmanThe production of tight end Vance McDonald took off about the same time Blaine Gabbert became the starting quarterback.
  • 1 day 16 hr ago

49ers fume over penalty calls in loss to Cardinals

Inside Bay Area (By Cam Inman <a href='mailto:cinman@bayare) — Quinton Dial's roughing-the-passer penalty only the most controversial of the 49ers' season-high 13 penalties Sunday in their 19-13 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
  • 1 day 17 hr ago

Boone, other 49ers rip officiating

Inside Bay Area (By Cam Inman <a href='mailto:cinman@bayare) — Left guard Alex Boone sounded off loudest among a chorus of 49ers after they were penalized a season-high 13 times in Sunday's 19-13 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
  • 1 day 17 hr ago

Alex Boone leads 49ers chorus in blasting officials

Inside Bay Area Alex Boone sounded off loudest among a chorus of 49ers after they got penalized a season-high 13 times in Sunday's 19-13 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
  • 1 day 17 hr ago

49ers defense comes alive in loss to Arizona

Inside Bay Area (By Jerry McDonald <a href='mailto:jmcdonal) — After last week's embarrassment in Seattle, 49ers come out and hold power-packed Cardinals in check.
  • 1 day 18 hr ago

49ers lose to Cardinals 19-13

Inside Bay Area (By Cam Inman <a href='mailto:cinman@bayare) — The 49ers lost at home to the Arizona Cardinals for the first time since 2008, falling 19-13 as Carson Palmer scrambled for the go-ahead touchdown with 2:28 remaining.
  • 1 day 19 hr ago

West-leading Cards squeak out win over pesky 49ers

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — It wasn't pretty, but the playoff-bound Arizona Cardinals (9-2) remain in the driver's seat of the NFC West after knocking off the 49ers (3-8) 19-13 on Sunday. Here's what you need to know.
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Blog Articles

Ian Williams dominated the Cardinals

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — After picking through the first-half film of the 49ers’ 19-13 loss to Arizona, here’s what stood out. 1. The offense prepared quarterback Blaine Gabbert to have 2 seconds or less in the...
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What will the 49ers do with Kaepernick, Tomsula and Baalke?

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — What is going to happen to head coach Jim Tomsula, general manager Trent Baalke and quarterback Colin Kaepernick after the season? I don’t believe the 49ers have made final decisions on any...
  • 1 day 7 hr ago

12 reasons for the 49ers’ collapse

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — Thanksgiving week 2013. The 49ers were 6-4 after two straight losses, and everyone wondered if then-coach Jim Harbaugh had lost his touch. The 49ers would then win eight in a row, which landed...
  • 1 day 7 hr ago

Live coverage: 49ers vs. Cardinals

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — Follow along here throughout the 49ers’ Sunday afternoon matchup against the Arizona Cardinals. Kickoff is at 1 pm; live coverage begins here at noon.
  • 2 days ago

What’s behind the decision to shut down Colin Kaepernick

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — Kindness was not on the lips of many 49ers fans after quarterback Colin Kaepernick went on injured reserve. Kaepernick, by choosing season-ending surgery on his non-throwing shoulder, looks like...
  • 8 days ago
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Live coverage: 49ers play the Seahawks

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — After the drama of Colin Kaepernick being placed on the IR on Saturday, can the 49ers refocus and beat the also-struggling Seattle Seahawks? Live game coverage starts here at noon:
  • 9 days ago
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49ers film review: Was Torrey Smith open vs. Richard Sherman?

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) —   Is 49ers wide receiver Torrey Smith right when he states that he was open against the Seahawks? A film review of Smith’s game on Oct. 23, reveals that Smith was absolutely correct...
  • 10 days ago
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49ers make history with LGBTQ documentary

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) —   The 49ers made history Wednesday night. They became the first team NFL history to host a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning event. The team hosted the documentary...
  • 11 days ago
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Reggie Bush still might sue the City of St. Louis

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — Who could blame running back Reggie Bush for wanting to sue the city of St. Louis? Bush was shoved out of bounds during the early part of the 49ers’ 27-6 loss in St. Louis. He then lost his...
  • 12 days ago
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Answers to your responses and why firing Jim Tomsula is a problem

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — Here are some responses to your responses from Monday’s post about a glimmer of hope for the 49ers’ last seven games. Most of the 48 responses were well-reasoned and the passion for...
  • 14 days ago
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Reasons for hope for 49ers after the bye

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — What’s left for the 2015 49ers is their own survival. If the team can be competitive and somewhat respectable, then ownership might not sack general manager Trent Baalke and coach Jim...
  • 15 days ago
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Garrett Celek can thank his wife for the secret to his success

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) —   When the 49ers traded former Pro Bowl tight end Vernon Davis to Denver, they basically threw a pair of cleats at the feet of Garrett Celek, and said, “Here, fill these.” With...
  • 19 days ago
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Can the 49ers stave off blowing up?

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) —   Supposedly, a 49ers defender recently glared at the team’s sideline when the defense had forced a three-and-out and then bellowed, “See how it’s done offense!” As...
  • 20 days ago
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Jeff Garcia wins induction to the San Jose Sports Hall of Fame

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) —   Jeff Garcia had a world wind weekend in order to be in the South Bay Monday night for his San Jose Sports Hall of Fame induction. Garcia, now an assistant coach with the St. Louis Rams,...
  • 22 days ago
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Jeff Garcia talks about his benching with the 49ers

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) —   Even though former 49ers quarterback Jeff Garcia is now a coach with the rival Rams, he has an opinion on sitting out games. That’s what’s happening with Colin Kaepernick, and...
  • 23 days ago
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Five reasons Blaine Gabbert will (and will not) succeed as 49ers QB

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — As Blaine Gabbert assumes the starting role for an organization steeped in historic quarterbacking, here are five reasons why Gabbert will succeed and five reasons why he won’t.  ...
  • 25 days ago
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49ers quarterbacks have a history of playing well after benchings

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) —   It doesn’t sound as if 49ers coach Jim Tomsula wants to give up on Colin Kaepernick this season. Maybe he just wants him to step away, contemplate his fate, watch the game, and regain...
  • 26 days ago
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Jim Tomsula going to week to week with the quarterbacks

SFGate.com (Kevin Lynch) — San Francisco coach Jim Tomsula wasn’t asked much about Blaine Gabbert during Wednesday’s press conference when he confirmed a switch at quarterback from Colin Kaepernick to Blaine...
  • 27 days ago
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