»Daniel Kilgore outplayed Marcus Martin at center last season, but the former is still recovering from a fractured fibula. If Kilgore isn't 100 percent by the start of training camp, Martin will have the upper hand. Brandon Thomas is penciled in at left guard, as the 49ers drafted him last year to be Mike Iupati's replacement.
Jimmy Garoppolo hopeful 49ers fans make their presence felt at SoFi Stadium vs. Rams again
San Francisco 49ers fans made their presence felt in Week 18 at SoFi Stadium, and Jimmy Garoppolo hopes the same scene plays out this Sunday in the NFC Championship Game against the Rams.
NFL injury updates, latest league news from Wednesday, Jan. 26
Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu remains in concussion protocol and did not practice Wednesday, but HC Andy Reid said that Mathieu is doing well and has a chance to play Sunday against the Bengals.
Bengals QB Joe Burrow compares Arrowhead Stadium noise to college road games in SEC
Don't expect Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow to be phased by the crowd noise at Arrowhead Stadium during Sunday's AFC Championship Game. Burrow told reporters that he's endured plenty of hostile environments playing in the SEC.
Bengals WR Ja'Marr Chase: 'Les Miles told me I couldn't play receiver'
Bengals rookie wideout Ja'Marr Chase once received a heap-full of motivation from former LSU coach Les Miles. Asked Wednesday ahead of the AFC Championship Game against the Chiefs how he approaches someone telling him he can't do something, Chase offered an anecdote from his high school recruitment.
Giants GM Joe Schoen backs Daniel Jones in intro presser; John Mara nixes Deshaun Watson trade talk
The Giants' new general manager isn't planning on shaking up the quarterback position, at least not right away. Joe Schoen spoke on two critical areas for the G-Men in a news conference Wednesday: quarterback Daniel Jones and the salary cap.
Eagles guard Brandon Brooks announces retirement after 10 seasons
Eagles' three-time Pro Bowl guard Brandon Brooks is retiring after 10 NFL seasons. The 32-year-old announced his decision Wednesday, saying goodbye to Philly, where he's played since 2016.
Vikings finalize deal with Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as new general manager
What was expected is now reality in Minneapolis. The Minnesota Vikings have finalized a deal with Browns executive Kwesi Adofo-Mensah to make him their next general manager.
Packers LT David Bakhtiari says he has no long-term concerns about knee injury
David Bakhtiari played just 27 snaps in 2021 while dealing with a knee injury that kept him out of the Packers' season-ending loss to the 49ers on Sunday.
Bills coach Sean McDermott will replay overtime loss to Chiefs 'in my mind and in my gut for years'
No one in Buffalo will be getting over Sunday's 42-36 overtime loss to Kansas City anytime soon. Bills coach Sean McDermott said that allowing Patrick Mahomes to drive for the game-tying field goal in 13 seconds will torment him for some time.
Rob Gronkowski says he'd choose to retire if forced into decision 'right now'
Rob Gronkowski gives his initial thoughts on retirement after just completing his 11th NFL season.
Falcons TE Lee Smith retires after 11 seasons, set to become youth mentor
Tight end Lee Smith, who played for the Buffalo Bills, Oakland Raiders and Atlanta Falcons, is retiring from the league and is now set to be a youth mentor at the Triple F Elite Sports Training performance center that he's opening in Knoxville, Tennessee.