SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Losing the free agent running backs San Francisco signed the past two offseasons to injuries did little to slow down the 49ers ground game.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Marquise Goodwin lined up in the slot on the right side of the line, took a few steps toward center as the ball was snapped, and then sprinted downfield.
49ers return home after successful road trip to start season
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan believed the improvements the team made leading into his third season would make the 49ers a contender.
Giants get TE Kaden Smith on waivers, waive RB Paul Perkins
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have claimed tight end Kaden Smith on waivers and released running back Paul Perkins.
The Giants (0-2) announced the moves late Monday,...
Reality check: Home opener brings Bengals back to earth
CINCINNATI (AP) — Call it a reality check.
Buoyed by their strong showing in a close, season-opening loss at Seattle, the Bengals looked forward to winning back fans and stamping themselves...
Correction: Black 14 Reunion story
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — In a story Sept. 13 about the University of Wyoming honoring black athletes kicked off the football team, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Wyoming won the Sugar...
Bengals fall apart every which way in home opener
CINCINNATI (AP) — Turns out that the Bengals' solid showing in Seattle was more of a mirage.
Given a chance to show they're a team on the upswing, the Bengals imploded every which way Sunday...
Garoppolo throws 3 TDs, 49ers roll over Bengals 41-17
CINCINNATI (AP) — The ice cream was sweet, the Holiday Inn was quiet, the bonding time was plentiful. The San Francisco 49ers enjoyed their weeklong stay in Youngtown, Ohio, which got them ready...
49ers promote RB Jeff Wilson Jr. from practice squad
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted running back Jeff Wilson Jr. from the practice squad following an injury to Tevin Coleman.
Richard Sherman, 49ers enjoying stay at Youngstown State
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Richard Sherman wasn't overly enthused when he learned the San Francisco 49ers were spending an entire week in Ohio.
Four days into their stay, the four-time Pro Bowl...
49ers’ travel log: Holiday Inn, ice cream and Bengals
CINCINNATI (AP) — After practicing on a college soccer field, quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo headed for a nearby ice cream store to order one of his favorites: cookies and cream in a waffle cone....
Hall of Fame announces 122 nominees for class of 2020
CANTON, Ohio (AP) — First-time eligible candidates Troy Polamalu and Patrick Willis are among 122 modern-era nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's class of 2020.
49ers rookie Nick Bosa misses practice with sore ankle
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — San Francisco rookie Nick Bosa continues to be hindered by a high right ankle sprain that forced him to miss the entire preseason.
Broncos coach Vic Fangio treating Bears game like any other
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Vic Fangio isn't treating Sunday's game against his ex as anything other than a chance for the Denver Broncos to get their first win and to prevent the Chicago Bears from...
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Buccaneers running game finally showing signs of life
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers reject the notion that they're the same old Bucs.
Despite dropping their debut under coach Bruce Arians in a manner that's become all too familiar...
Sherman, 49ers upend Winston, Buccaneers 31-17
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers had three touchdowns negated by penalties, turned the ball over twice and didn't a get particularly sharp performance from Jimmy Garoppolo.
Winston reaches milestone in yet another Buccaneers loss
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — On a day when he became Tampa Bay's career passing leader, Jameis Winston and the Buccaneers lost another game.
"You just have to move on to the next game and get better,"...
NFL At 100: A look at the biggest scandals in NFL history
There's Spygate and Deflategate, bullying and bounties.
Those are just a few of the NFL's biggest scandals in just the past 15 years. And that's not taking into account all the players...
Nick Bosa, Dee Ford set to make 49ers debut
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers are about to see their big defensive additions in action.
Nick Bosa and Dee Ford are preparing to make their debuts when San Francisco...
Struggling Buccaneers, 49ers hopeful for turnaround seasons
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Loud music no longer blares from speakers towering above the practice field. A pingpong table and basketball hoop are gone from the middle of the locker room, too.
49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo excited for return from knee injury
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo's return from a season-ending knee injury hit a few road bumps during training camp and the preseason.
Prolific TE Kittle takes as much in blocking as receiving
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — No tight end has ever been as prolific with the ball in his hands as George Kittle was for the San Francisco 49ers last season when he used his speed and ability to run...
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NFL 2019: Rams take their turn atop roller-coaster NFC West
While the pecking order in some divisions appears set in stone year after year, the NFC West has been a more egalitarian foursome with each of the four franchises spending time on top in recent...
49ers sign DB Exum, place DL Street on IR
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed defensive back Antone Exum Jr. to a one-year deal and placed defensive lineman Kentavius Street on injured reserve.
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New faces: DE Dee Ford, DE Nick Bosa, LB Kwon Alexander, RB Tevin Coleman, WR Deebo Samuel, WR Jalen Hurd, CB Jason Verrett.
NFL 2019: 49ers need to deliver in Year 3 under Shanahan
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Coach Kyle Shanahan gathered his team during the offseason program and delivered a clear message.
After one year of rebuilding and one plagued by injuries, the San...
49ers place RB Jerick McKinnon on season-ending IR
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon will miss a second straight season after having complications in his recovery from a knee injury.
Jones leads Chargers past 49ers 27-24 in preseason finale
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Cardale Jones led scoring drives on Los Angeles' first four possessions in his bid to make the roster as the No. 3 quarterback and the Chargers finished the exhibition...
49ers RB Jerick McKinnon has setback in return from injury
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon had another setback in his return from a knee injury.
General manager John Lynch told flagship radio station KNBR...
49ers activate C Weston Richburg from PUP list
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have activated projected starting center Weston Richburg from the physically unable to perform list.
Chiefs lose backup QB Henne to broken ankle, sign Moore
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs lost backup quarterback Chad Henne to a broken ankle that will require surgery, and they quickly signed veteran Matt Moore on Monday to provide depth...
Garoppolo, Mahomes both sharp as 49ers top Chiefs 27-17
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — During pregame warmups, 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo wandered over to the spot near the 10-yard line in Arrowhead Stadium where last season came to a crashing end with...
49ers QB Garoppolo looks to bounce back from rough week
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Coach Kyle Shanahan is confident Jimmy Garoppolo has the physical tools to succeed as an NFL quarterback for the 49ers as evidenced by what he's shown over 10 starts in...
Injured reserve is a possibility for Broncos rookie QB
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Drew Lock says he's not sure when his sprained right thumb will allow him to throw a football again and Broncos coach Vic Fangio won't rule out placing the rookie QB on...
Kwon Alexander ready to show 49ers he’s healthy again
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Kwon Alexander is ready to show why he was the prime target for the San Francisco 49ers when free agency started last March.
Broncos bogged down by poor special teams play
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos coach Vic Fangio is absolving left tackle Garett Bolles of his latest infraction, a holding penalty that wiped out a 45-yard catch by Emmanuel Sanders against the...
AP Source: Broncos rookie QB Lock to miss rest of preseason
DENVER (AP) — Drew Lock's preseason is over, though the good news is that he won't require surgery on his sprained right thumb.
The Denver Broncos rookie quarterback will sit out the final...
Shanahan downplays Garoppolo’s rough return to action
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's return to game action for the San Francisco 49ers might have been a flop. But three rough series in an exhibition game aren't enough to...
Garappolo shaky in 49ers’ 24-15 win over Broncos
DENVER (AP) — Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders and 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo each made a triumphant return to action Monday night when the San Francisco 49ers' backups engineered a 24-15...
Drew Lock jams right thumb injury in preseason loss to 49ers
DENVER (AP) — Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock suffered a jammed right thumb Monday night in a preseason game against San Francisco.
The second-round pick said his X-rays were negative...