Posts Tagged ‘San Francisco 49ers’

San Francisco 49ers promote former Oregon Ducks lineman Hroniss Grasu from practice squad

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

The San Francisco 49ers promoted offensive lineman Hroniss Grasu from the practice squad to the active roster Saturday and placed running back Tevin Coleman on injured reserve. The 49ers also activated running back JaMycal Hasty and linebacker Joe Walker from the practice squad to be eligible to play Sunday against the New York Giants. Grasu had been activated from the practice squad the first two weeks and now has been added to the roster on a full-time basis.

49ers refuse to use injuries as excuse heading into Week 3 Giants game

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

The 49ers don't want to hear about injuries or the MetLife Turf anymore.

49ers place Tevin Coleman on injured reserve

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Another day, another 49ers player lands on injured reserve. On Saturday, the team placed running back Tevin Coleman on IR with a knee injury. Taking his place on the roster is running back JaMycal Hasty, who was elevated from the practice squad. The 49ers also promoted offensive lineman Hroniss Grasu and linebacker Joe Walker from [more]

Mullens says he’s worked hard on improving his arm strength over the last two years

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

That’s the thing everybody’s going to criticize, but it’s one thing that I’ve attacked. Just playing with the full field, that’s huge to me and I’m excited to show that on Sunday. Then being in the system for what, four years now, like coach [Kyle] Shanahan says, how automatic can you get?

49ers vs. Giants: What to expect when the Niners are on defense

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

We previewed what to expect when the San Francisco 49ers and Nick Mullens are on the field against the New York Giants. Now it’s time to discuss what happens when Daniel Jones faces a depleted Niners defensive line. Danny Dimes’ under pressure Per PFF, no player has been under pressure more when they have dropped back to pass this season.

Six things to watch for as banged-up 49ers take on Giants in Week 3

Saturday, September 26th, 2020

Both the 49ers and Giants will be without several key players on Sunday.

49ers: What’s wrong with Dee Ford’s back? A spine surgeon weighs in

Friday, September 25th, 2020

Anand was told Ford had an MRI exam last week and the 49ers have not placed him on short-term injured reserve, which would sideline him for him at least three games. In addition, Shanahan said Wednesday that Ford was taking “medicine” and the 49ers were hopeful that would eliminate his discomfort as they take a wait-and-see approach with his injury.

Niners, Giants battling injury bug after just two games

Friday, September 25th, 2020

The San Francisco 49ers and the New York Giants are battling the injury bug after just two games, as well some other scary issues. Wondering what might scare NFL players? For the Niners (1-1), it's just being back at MetLife Stadium on Sunday and having to face the winless Giants (0-2) without quarterback Jimmy Garappolo, NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Nick Bosa, halfback Raheem Mostert and defensive tackle Solomon Thomas, and All-Pro tight end George Kittle.

49ers’ Garoppolo sitting out Sunday’s game against Giants

Friday, September 25th, 2020

The team made the announcement Friday morning, saying Nick Mullens will start as quarterback in Garoppolo’s place. On Monday, Head Coach Kyle Shanahan said Garoppolo still had a chance to play in this Sunday’s game, despite having suffered a high ankle sprain and sitting out the second half during their game against the Jets. Nick Bosa and Solomon Thomas have already been placed on the Injured Reserve List, the team announced earlier this week.

Fantasy Football Week 3: Biggest Sleepers at Every Position

Friday, September 25th, 2020

Jerick McKinnon vs. New York Giants DraftKings DFS Price: $4,900 The San Francisco 49ers were devastated by injuries Sunday in the win over the New York Jets. While the injuries are absolutely brutal for fans and fantasy owners alike, it does present an opportunity for some players to step in and make names for themselves. Running back Jerick McKinnon is one player who could see a much larger workload in the 49ers offense for the next few weeks.