Seahawks, Niners still NFL's two best teams, all drama aside
Amid all the recent hand-wringing over Marshawn Lynch and Vernon Davis, Adam Schein says we shouldn't forget what really matters: The Seahawks and Niners are, bar none, the NFL's best.
Niners' Eric Wright retires from football
After head coach John Harbaugh told the media Tuesday that Eric Wright was contemplating retirement, the defensive back confirmed the news. At age 28, he is stepping away from the game.
Who didn't show up for mandatory minicamp?
Andre Johnson doesn't seem happy in Houston. Vernon Davis believes himself to be underpaid. They're just two of the players who skipped mandatory minicamps on Tuesday. Who else makes the list?
Niners' Eric Wright contemplating retirement from NFL
Eric Wright didn't show up for 49ers minicamp, and Jim Harbaugh says the veteran cornerback could retire. What does Wright's absence mean for the San Francisco defense?
NFC West draft needs: Greg Robinson could be Rams' rock
In his pre-draft rundown of the NFC West, Elliot Harrison says the St. Louis Rams can make a splash with two first-round picks. Mammoth offensive tackle Greg Robinson certainly would fill a big need.
Roster Reset: NFC West
The Cardinals made strides in free agency, but will the moves affect the NFC West standings? Around The League ranked the teams in the division based on their margin of offseason improvement.
Joe Montana, Jerry Rice head all-time San Francisco 49ers team
Joe Montana is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the greats who have donned a Niners uniform. See who else made Elliot Harrison's all-time San Francisco 49ers team.
Raiders' Tarell Brown: 49ers deal was 'slap in the face'
Tarell Brown signed a one-year contract with the Oakland Raiders after turning down a contract offer to stay in San Francisco. The cornerback called the 49ers' offer a "slap in the face."
NFL Power Rankings: Who can dethrone the Seattle Seahawks?
New league year, same league ruler: Russell Wilson's Seattle Seahawks. But watch out for Drew Brees' New Orleans Saints. Elliot Harrison provides his post-free agency NFL Power Rankings.
Chris Cook, San Francisco 49ers strike 1-year deal
Chris Cook signed a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers on Friday. Can the Niners turn Cook around after an injury-riddled, inconsistent run with the Minnesota Vikings?
Free agency primer: Top 25 defensive backs
Looking for secondary help? You're in luck -- this year's crop of free-agent cornerbacks and safeties includes proven starters like Alterraun Verner. Marc Sessler examines.
Injury roundup: Eric Fisher out for Kansas City Chiefs
The Kansas City Chiefs announced that Eric Fisher will miss Saturday's wild-card showdown with the Colts because of a groin injury. Catch the rest of the day's injury updates in the roundup.
Carlos Rogers plans to play for San Francisco 49ers
Carlos Rogers told reporters Tuesday that his tweaked hamstring "ain't bad." But will the San Francisco 49ers cornerback be ready to play in Sunday's wild-card showdown with the Green Bay Packers?
Injury roundup: Carlos Rogers to miss 49ers' game?
The 49ers reportedly don't expect to have cornerback Carlos Rogers (hamstring) on the field for Sunday's wild-card showdown with the Packers. Who else is on the bubble for Wild-Card Weekend?
Candlestick Park moments: Iconic San Francisco 49ers reminisce
The San Francisco 49ers' 43-year stay in Candlestick Park is coming to a close. Michael Silver gets an inside perspective on the stadium's most enduring moments from the men who made them happen.
Tom Brady is NFL's best QB, Ben Roethlisberger says
Tom Brady is having one of the worst statistical seasons of his career, but Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger still calls the New England Patriots' star the game's best quarterback.
Nnamdi Asomugha will be San Francisco 49ers' No. 3 CB
San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio wondered if Nnamdi Asomugha had any gas left in the tank. Ahead of the season opener, Asomugha has earned his keep.
Lawrence Okoye placed on 49ers' waived/injured list
British Olympian Lawrence Okoye was designated waived/injured by the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday. Okoye hurt his knee during the team's preseason game Sunday.
What we learned from Thursday's preseason action
From Peyton Manning in the pistol to Nnamdi Asomugha's precarious status on the San Francisco 49ers' roster, Gregg Rosenthal dives deep into Thursday's six preseason games.
Eric Wright signs San Francisco 49ers contract
Cornerback Eric Wright signed a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers, giving them another option in their secondary after Chris Culliver tore an ACL.
Eric Wright fails his 49ers physical, cut by Buccaneers
Cornerback Eric Wright came close to landing with the San Francisco 49ers, but a failed physical had him back with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- until they cut him Monday.