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Shanahan explains why Aaron Banks didn’t play over Laken Tomlinson as a rookie

Shanahan said the 49ers knew they had a good player, but it’s difficult to unseat a veteran player

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Golden Nuggets: What matchup are you most looking forward to?

Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Friday, January 27th, 2022

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McCaffrey and Mitchell miss practice for the second day in a row

McCaffrey said there’s zero chance he misses Sunday’s game

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DeMeco Ryans has emerged as ‘a top candidate’ for the Denver Broncos job

Ryans was compared to a future hall of fame coach

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Shanahan says the 49ers saw signs of Jalen Hurts playing at an MVP level last season

Hurts has taken full advantage of the upgrades around him this season

Shanahan explains how calling plays for Purdy gets ‘easier and easier each week’

The 49ers head coach has been impressed with Purdy’s memorization skills

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Golden Nuggets: Who do you think will be the X-factor on Sunday?

Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Thursday, January 26th, 2022

The Commanders have requested to interview Anthony Lynn for their vacant OC position

Lynn is known for his expertise in the running game

Kyle Shanahan speaks about Brock Purdy’s progress since OTAs and training camp

Shanahan’s actions show he trusts the rookie QB

Shanahan on Omenihu: We feel very good about letting the legal process play out by itself

Deebo and McCaffrey will not practice Wednesday

Kyle Shanahan is the first head coach in NFL history to accomplish this feat

When you’re in the same company as Don Shula and Bill Walsh, you’re doing a fantastic job.

4 uplifting and deflating plays from the 49ers' Divisional Round victory: Turnovers were the theme

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Shanahan, Bosa, McCaffrey, Ryans, and Purdy are all finalists for NFL Honors

We will find out the winners on February 9

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Brock Purdy, Jalen Hurts, and a Saturday night in Oklahoma

What happened when Brock Purdy and Jalen Hurts squared off in college?

How have past rookie quarterbacks fared in Conference Championship games?

Brock Purdy has broken a lot of trends this season, and he’ll have to break another for the 49ers to win this weekend.

Report: DeMeco Ryans is a ‘perceived finalist’ for the Broncos job

Ryans is ineligible to interview for any head coaching job this week

Golden Nuggets: Sunday shaping up to be a battle of the middle

Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Wednesday, January 25th, 2022

Shanahan on Fred Warner: His rookie year, we knew we had something special

The 49ers star linebacker has been the best at what he does for multiple years now

Kyle Shanahan explains the Arik Armstead play at the end of the game

"I can totally see why it happened, and that’s just kind of the challenges these guys have."

Charles Omenihu has been arrested after a domestic violence allegation

The 49ers defensive end was released on bail by San Jose police.

Why the strength of schedule argument against the 49ers doesn’t make any sense

San Francisco has proven for three months that it’s not who you play but how you play

Levi’s Stadium finally has a bit of soul that it can call its own

Candlestick stood on its laurels with the memories that happened there. We’re getting to the same point with Levi’s Stadium

Deebo Samuel and Micah Parsons exchange jabs on Instagram

The pettiness has been at an all-time high since the 49ers won

Golden Nuggets: Bring on the Eagles

Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Tuesday, January 24th, 2022

Snap counts and stat review: It was a relatively quiet game for the receivers

While the running game woke up in the second half

Injury updates: McCaffrey, Mitchell, and Omenihu are day-to-day

Plus, an update on Jimmy Garoppolo’s injury status

5 Winners and 1 loser from the 49ers Divisional Round playoff win over the Cowboys

The defense deserves plenty of praise and then some

Jimmie Ward and Talanoa Hufanga knew they could force Dak Prescott into turnovers

And they were right

5 takeaways from the 49ers' divisional round win: Niners come out on top in a throwback slugfest

Now that was playoff football

Position-by-position grades from the 49ers 19-12 victory over the Cowboys

The 49ers offense did just enough to make sure they capitalized on an excellent defensive performance.

Shanahan on his end-of-half-clock mismanagement: ‘We don’t want to give the ball back to them’

The 49ers head coach gave a lengthy answer for wasting 26 seconds off the clock at the end of the first half

Golden Nuggets: How about dem Boyz?

Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Monday, January 23rd, 2022

49ers open up as 2.5-point underdogs against the Eagles for the NFC Championship

The Niners are underdogs for the first time since Week 7

49ers shut down the Cowboys 19-12; the Niners are headed to the NFC Championship

What a performance by the defense

49ers vs. Cowboys 4th quarter thread: Bring it home, defense

Or offense...

49ers vs. Cowboys third quarter thread: It’s time to find the end zone

It’s 9-6 at the half

49ers vs. Cowboys 2nd quarter thread: Can’t settle for field goals and expect to win

Plenty of good defense being played early on

49ers vs. Cowboys 1st quarter thread: A high-flying first quarter?

It feels like we’re destined for one

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NFL City Guides: Where to eat, visit and watch

The NFL is back after a 2020 season disrupted by the COVID pandemic that meant few fans actually got to attend games. Now that we can get out there again (carefully and safely) to enjoy the game we love, SB Nation has you covered with recommendations on where to eat, attractions to visit, and the best ways to enjoy game day in every NFL city.