The big news around 49er camp this week is that Michael Crabtree has been activated. For a team that has struggled to throw the ball, the return of their only Pro Bowl receiver from a year ago is big news, and makes San Francisco a well-rounded team.
Grant kicked off the show today talking about the Oregon Ducks vs. Stanford Cardinal game today. Grant shared his thoughts on the game and what he thinks will happen considering past trends. Grant talked about both the defense of Stanford as well as the offense of the Oregon Ducks.
San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Mike Iupati called into The Grant Napear Show to talk about the 49ers game this weekend and talked about how the team has done so far, what he expects going […]
Michael Crabtree has been cleared to practice, which means that he should be back on the active roster and playing in games sometime this month. His return, along with the recent activation of Mario Manningham mean the 49ers are finally full strength, and ready to take on all challengers.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Wide receiver Mario Manningham is back for the San Francisco 49ers, and could make an immediate impact. That’s the hope anyway. Coach Jim Harbaugh’s 49ers are still looking for a reliable No. […]
After his struggles in the return game Sunday, Kyle Williams should be one of the several roster cuts San Francisco is going to have to make as they welcome back several players. It’s not that Williams has been abysmal, but there is no denying the fact that he is taking up valuable room on a talented team that needs as many open roster spots as they can get.
There will be four 49ers hitting the practice field for the first time this week. While the biggest name is Mario Manningham, it’s the lesser-known players that figure to have an immediate impact.
When the San Francisco 49ers lost two games in a row this season, falling to 1-2, some called them the most disappointing team in the NFL. After winning a couple of games and having injured players return to the roster, the 49ers are now primed to remind the rest of the NFL why they were so many people’s preseason Super Bowl pick.
The defense fought hard, but in the end could not hold up. With no help from the offensive side of the ball, the defense was fighting a losing battle, and the result was another resounding loss. This time though, its to a team, that San Francisco figured to beat. While there is reason to be concerned, the 49ers will be alright, and still on track for their 2013 goals.
Mario Manningham limped through the locker room on crutches, holding a towel around his waist while trying to keep his head high and sport a smile.
The one thing that no team can control is injuries. This year San Francisco has been healthy for the most part, but as the season winds down their luck has changed. If they hope to finish the season strong they will need to overcome a few key injuries, which will be difficult, but far from impossible.
The 49ers signed Ted Ginn Jr. to a one-year deal Thursday hours after officially announcing the addition of former New York Giants receiver Mario Manningham with a two-year contract.