Nnamdi Asomugha waived by San Francisco 49ers
The San Francisco 49ers waived Nnamdi Asomugha on Monday. The team also activated wide receiver Mario Manningham and cornerback Eric Wright.
Eric Wright close to San Francisco 49ers' active roster
Eric Wright is a week or two away from returning to the active roster for the San Francisco 49ers, coach Jim Harbaugh said. Could that signal the end for Nnamdi Asomugha?
Niners cruise past Titans for fourth consecutive victory
Colin Kaepernick had one of his best games of the season and the 49ers' defense suffocated Jake Locker and the Tennessee Titans in an easy 31-16 win in Nashville. San Francisco is riding a four-game winning streak.
Reading the Defense: Osi Umenyiora on the rebound
After posting frustrating seasons in 2012, Osi Umenyiora and Terrell Suggs are rebounding in 2013. Marcas Grant writes that IDP owners should be taking notice.
San Francisco 49ers getting ready to hit accelerator
The San Francisco 49ers took the charity Matt Schaub gave them Sunday, picking off the Houston Texans quarterback three times in a blowout victory at home. The Niners now are 3-2.
Joe Staley injured late in San Francisco 49ers' win
Joe Staley appeared to suffer a nasty leg injury late in the San Francisco 49ers' win over the St. Louis Rams. Early reports, however, indicate that Staley will be fine.
Nnamdi Asomugha offered teammate $24K for No. 24
Nnamdi Asomugha recently offered San Francisco 49ers teammate Anthony Dixon $24,000 in exchange for his No. 24 jersey. Crazy right? Even crazier? Dixon turned down Asomugha's generous proposal.
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.
Nnamdi Asomugha has really good shot to make 49ers
Nnamdi Asomugha appeared to be on the San Francisco 49ers' roster bubble early in camp. But the former All-Pro cornerback has impressed the past few weeks and is on the cusp of earning a roster spot.
Nnamdi Asomugha close to securing 49ers roster spot?
Nnamdi Asomugha, once considered one of the two best cornerbacks in the NFL, was in danger of losing his San Francisco 49ers roster spot. But it sounds like Asomugha has turned a corner.
Power Rankings: 49ers on top after spate of injuries across NFL
No Percy Harvin, no problem? Not quite. See how far Russell Wilson and the Harvin-less Seattle Seahawks have fallen in the latest edition of Elliot Harrison's Power Rankings.
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.
Top 25 NFC position battles: Who's winning?
The Packers' running back battle is spearheaded by two rookies, Eddie Lacy (left) and Johnathan Franklin. Who's in the lead? Gregg Rosenthal weighs in on the NFC position battles.
Jim Harbaugh: 49ers are 'assessing' Eric Wright
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Sunday that the team is currently "assessing" Eric Wright. A failed physical kept the cornerback from being traded to the Niners last month.
Nnamdi Asomugha isn't guaranteed 49ers roster spot
Is Nnamdi Asomugha still on the roster bubble after Chris Culliver tore his ACL on Thursday? San Francisco 49ers coordinator Vic Fangio says he hasn't seen enough just yet to reach a verdict.
What we learned Thursday: Tough day for 49ers' D
The San Francisco 49ers have adjustments to make in their secondary after learning that cornerback Chris Culliver tore his ACL in practice. That's not all we learned in the NFL on Thursday.
Chris Culliver tears ACL at San Francisco 49ers camp
The San Francisco 49ers received bad news on cornerback Chris Culliver, who is done for the season after suffering a torn ACL in practice Thursday.
Top 25 NFC position battles during training camp
With training camp just around the corner, Gregg Rosenthal breaks down the top competitions, highlighted by the Philadelphia Eagles' quarterback derby between Michael Vick and Nick Foles.
Eric Wright traded to 49ers one week after DUI arrest
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded cornerback Eric Wright to the San Francisco 49ers on Friday -- one week after he was arrested. What does the move mean for both teams' defensive backfields?
Making the Leap, No. 21: Ravens CB Jimmy Smith
After drafting Jimmy Smith in the first round two years ago, the Baltimore Ravens immediately announced plans to use him as a lockdown cornerback. Will that finally happen in 2013?