49ers Quarterback

I don't see Blaine Gabbert going anywhere


Jim Harbaugh discussed the 49ers struggling backup quarterbacks. We take a look at what it might mean moving forward.


Who is the best 'Young Gun' in the NFL?

I was reading this article at Football Perspective discussing potential franchise quarterbacks using the RANY/A metric. RANY/A looks at performance above average on a per play basis. I wanted to...

Harbaugh talks backup quarterback


The 49ers backup quarterback position is in flux as far as fans are concerned. Maybe Jim Harbaugh has mostly made his decision at this point.


My Apparently Annual QB Projection Post

Hello, NinersNation. It's been a while. I've been away from sbnation for life reasons and will not be around too often in general for the same reasons, BUT I did want to share what has quite...

Gabbert struggles, Johnson has some moments


It was not a pretty performance for backup quarterback Blaine Gabbert. We take a look at the evening that was for him, and the other backup quarterbacks.

Is Kap a Top 10 fantasy QB?


The first fantasy football preview focuses on 49er QB, Colin Kaepernick and where he should be drafted in 2014.

Kap talks Crabtree, Lloyd, development and more


Colin Kaepernick met with the media Tuesday afternoon, and had a chance to discuss a variety of topics. He touched on the work of Brandon Lloyd and Michael Crabtree, his own development, and more....

49ers claim Philipp, waive Faulkner


The San Francisco 49ers made a roster move Tuesday afternoon, waiving quarterback Kory Faulkner, and claiming Michael Philipp from the Miami Dolphins. We break down each move.

Kap talks playbook, Seahawks, holdouts


The San Francisco 49ers held their first media session of training camp on Wednesday. Colin Kaepernick had a chance to speak on a variety of topics. We've got the transcript.

Sando posts QB rankings: rabble rabble rabble


ESPN posted quarterback rankings with the help of 26 anonymous league insiders. This is sure to go well with fans!


Raw data on Colin Kaepernick passing by depth


Pro Football Focus has declared June "QB month", during which time they are providing a look at all sorts of raw data about quarterbacks. Here's a look at some of the raw data for Colin Kaepernick.

Kap talks about contract and negotiation "winning"


It has been almost three weeks since Colin Kaepernick agreed to terms on a six year contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers. During that time, we've seen a vast assortment of hot takes....

Kap talks Ellington, contract, Hyde


Colin Kaepernick met with the media Thursday afternoon following practice. He provided some insight into Bruce Ellington and Carlos Hyde's development, his own contract, and what he got out of...

Kory Faulkner seems destined for practice squad


The San Francisco 49ers have a plethora of quarterbacks at their disposal this offseason. Where could Kory Faulkner slot in once training camp wraps?

Looking at scrambling numbers and Kap's contract


The San Francisco 49ers have signed their franchise quarterback to a long-term deal. Can he protect himself as a runner through the life of the deal?

Looking at some other big name QB contracts


The San Francisco 49ers locked up quarterback Colin Kaepernick to a 6-year extension. It's time to compare his contract with that of some other big name quarterbacks around the league.

A complete look at Kap's contract details


We've got all the details on Colin Kaepernick's contract, and how it stands compared to some others around the league. Kap would seem to have willingly sacrificed a bit for the greater good.


Yes, Kap is worth big bucks

I would say that the overwhelming majority of 49ers fans are happy with the Kap deal, especially with the contract flexibility it provides. Most pundits and sportswriters are of the opinion that...

BASG: Kaepernick, 49ers agree to 6-year extension


The San Francisco 49ers have reportedly agreed to terms on a 6-year contract extension with Colin Kaepernick. We break down what the initial news means.

Alex Smith contract situation remains on our radar


The Alex Smith contract situation could potentially have some influence on Colin Kaepernick's own contract negotiations. Of course, we don't quite know what exactly is what with Smith's...

Colin Kaepernick talks OTAs, WRs and more


San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick met with the media Wednesday afternoon following the team's OTA session. We've got a transcript for your reading pleasure. If you want to watch some...

When will Kap sign a contract extension?


The San Francisco 49ers will look to get Colin Kaepernick signed to a contract extension as soon as possible. It's time for a poll on when you think such a deal will happen.

Insert Jim Harbaugh QB carousel joke HERE


The 49ers signed quarterback Josh Johnson for the second time in three seasons. We take a look at Jim Harbaugh's constant fiddling with the end of the quarterback depth chart.

49ers sign Johnson, waive Tupou


The San Francisco 49ers have re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson, because they haven't signed a quarterback in like two days.

Kaepernick compared to some of the greatest QBs


Niners Nation took a quick look at how Kaepernick measures up against some of the best current/retired quarterbacks in the NFL.

How the 49ers "found" Kory Faulkner


The San Francisco 49ers are expected to sign undrafted quarterback Kory Faulkner. The story of how Jim Harbaugh found him is pretty cool.

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