49ers History

The 49ers 3-year draft report card: 2011

It's time to look back at the 2011 draft, and how it was graded on a local and national level.

Harbaugh promised Smith no 7th overall QB in 2011

Jim Harbaugh spoke about Blaine Gabbert in the context of the 2011 NFL Draft. It brought out some interesting comments about Alex Smith and a promise made.

Revisiting the 49ers 2013 Draft Class

The jury is still out on the third draft of the Harbaalke era.

Revisiting the 49ers 2012 Draft Class

As great as the 2011 draft class was, the 2012 class was…not.

Ranking the 49ers rivalries

Are the Seahawks now the top target of our hate, or do traditional rivals still irk you the most?

49ers players back in the day for Signing Day

It's National Signing Day, so let's check out the 49ers roster and their recruiting history.

Revisiting the 49ers 2011 Draft Class

At the time, the 49ers 2011 draft class was considered developmental and consistently graded as just an average class. Three seasons later and no one using the word average anymore.

Mel Kiper re-grades the 49ers 2013 draft

The 49ers got key production from a small group of their 2013 draft class, but they will look for more moving into 2014.

Chin up, Faithful; The 49ers Have Come a Long Way

If you're still wallowing in the misery of the NFC Championship game defeat, read on for some perspective on why you should hold your head high and be thankful that quality football is back in the Bay Area.


DeBartolo, Haley among HOF finalists

The 49ers had several individuals nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. We take a look at the finalists, including three individuals with 49ers connections.

Happy HC anniversary to Jim Harbaugh

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh was hired three years ago today. Happy anniversary, Coach!

How much more of this can our hearts handle?

It was another wild finish for the 49ers. Coach Harbaugh doesn't mind close gams, but how much more can we handle as fans?

49ers announce 2013 team awards

The 49ers announced their team awards on Friday. We break down the notable names.

Frank Gore's Postseason

After a disappointing end to the regular season, I hope that Frank Gore can have a very effective postseason.

Q looking sharp in that 81 jersey

49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin has been a big addition to the wide receiver corps. We break it down now that he has surpassed 1,000 yards receiving.

Farewell to Candlestick sparks nostalgia

Candlestick Park holds distinct memories and induces a certain amount of nostalgia for every fan. We give a fond farewell to our beloved stadium.

Saying Goodbye to the 'Stick

The excitement of a possible playoff clinching for the 49ers is intersected with a healthy dose of nostalgia and sadness, as it appears likely the team's longtime home will open its doors for the last time. Looking back on what made it so great...

Vernon Davis continues strong 2013 campaign

Vernon Davis added to his strong 2013 season with a touchdown in Week 15. We take a look at another big day for the 49ers tight end.

Frank Gore marches past 1,000 yards once again

49ers running back Frank Gore put together another solid effort in Week 15, and moved past the 1,000 yard mark for the season.

Vernon Davis climbs TE touchdown list

We take a look at Vernon Davis' touchdown in Week 14, and where he stands on the all-time list.

Phil Dawson sets franchise record in win

The 49ers edged out the Seahawks in Week 14, thanks in large part to kicker Phil Dawson. We break down his record-setting day.

49ers have numerous notable performances

The 49ers improved to 7-4 with their Monday Night Football win. We break down some of the notable performances with the help of the 49ers post-game notes.

Craig, DeBartolo, Haley among HOF semifinalists

The 49ers have several individuals nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. We take a look at the four semifinalists.

49ers' offense invokes Rattay, Battle comparison

Yep, that sure is a mention of Tim Rattay and Arnaz Battle in 2013.

TO is coming to Candlestick for a celebration

The 49ers are celebrating the ten greatest moments in Candlestick Park history as the stadium prepares to close down. We take a look at the Week 10 celebration of The Catch II.

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