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A collection of San Francisco 49ers related links for Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

NFL: Carolina Panthers at San Francisco 49ers Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

A lot has been said about what the 49ers have done on the field, but something that doesn’t get enough limelight is the work these players do off the field. Arik Armstead in particular has done a lot of work for the youth in his hometown of Sacramento with his charity, the Armstead Academic Project.

The mission of the Armstead Education Project is to ensure every student, no matter their socioeconomic status, has direct access to a quality education through a positive learning environment and resources needed in order to thrive and be successful.

Armstead has poured a lot of time into this cause: hosting youth football camps and other workshops, and he even managed to raise $100,000 at an event during the summer. He has also pledged to donate to his charity for every sack and tackle he gets this year. I don’t know how the candidate for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award gets chosen, but with the amount of work he has put into this and his teammates rallying behind his cause, I think Armstead should be our nominee this year. If you want to donate, visit

Now on to those links...

Let’s overreact to Week 8 in the NFL: The 49ers are the NFL’s best team (Dan Graziano, ESPN)

What Offensive Revolution? The Undefeated Niners and Patriots Are Winning With D (Albert Breer, Sports Illustrated)

Adam Schefter speculates on potential Bears and 49ers trade involving C.J. Beathard (David Bonilla, 49ers Webzone)

49ers getting offers for C.J. Beathard (Darin Gantt, Pro Football Talk)

The Patriots, the 49ers, and the Pursuit of a Perfect Season (Robert Mays, The Ringer)

Which 49ers Stood Out in Dominant Week 8 Win Over Panthers? (Keiana Martin,

10 biggest Week 8 surprises, milestones: Tevin Coleman joins Jerry Rice in 49ers history, more (Dan Schneier, CBS Sports)

What They Said: 49ers, Panthers Review San Francisco’s Resounding Victory (Matthew Asher,

When will 49ers lose first game? NBC’s Football Night in America crew debates (Ali Thanawalla, NBC Sports)

Emmanuel Sanders “blessed” to be part of 49ers (Darin Gantt, Pro Football Talk)

Three Reasons Why Rex Ryan Believes 49ers (Not Patriots) Are NFL’s Best Team (Marcus Kwesi O’Mard, NESN)

Patrick Willis says 49ers ‘Hot Boyzz’ linebackers are ‘playing with relentless effort’ (David Bonilla, 49ers Webzone)

Cardinals trade for RB Kenyan Drake ahead of matchup with 49ers (David Bonilla, 49ers Webzone)