Posts Tagged ‘San Francisco 49ers’

Marquise, Morgan Goodwin reveal they lost twin boys in pregnancy in November

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

Marquise, Morgan Goodwin reveal they lost twin boys in pregnancy in November originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin and his wife, Morgan, revealed Wednesday that the couple again experienced tragedy during the football season with the loss of twin boys during pregnancy. Goodwin left the team while on a road trip to Tampa Bay in November to return to the Bay Area for personal reasons. He did not play the following day against the Buccaneers or the following week against the Seattle Seahawks.

Bears lose Ed Donatell as defensive coaching staff makeover continues

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Bears lose Ed Donatell as defensive coaching staff makeover continues originally appeared on nbcsportschicago.com Ed Donatell indeed will follow Vic Fangio to Denver, with the now-former Bears defensive backs coach signing on to be the Broncos' defensive coordinator on Tuesday. Donatell was Fangio's defensive backs coach from 2011-2018 with the San Francisco 49ers and Bears, and in Chicago was credited with the All-Pro development of cornerback Kyle Fuller and safety Eddie Jackson. His contract with the Bears expired after the 2018 season, so the Bears were unable to block him from interviewing for the Broncos' defensive coordinator gig.

Report: 49ers hire Joe Woods as defensive assistant

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

The 49ers have hired Joe Woods as defensive passing game coordinator, Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports. He will serve under defensive coordinator Robert Saleh in San Francisco. Arizona and Washington also reportedly had interest in Woods, though the Cardinals filled their defensive coordinator vacancy with Vance Joseph.

49ers’ George Kittle, Richie James to writers’ All-NFC Team

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

The other was rookie kick returner Richie James, who accounted for the only kickoff return for a touchdown from any player in the NFC this season. James was a seventh-round draft pick in 2018 from Middle Tennessee. James finished third in kick return yards among players in the NFC.

2019 NFL mock draft: How Kyler Murray decision could shake things up

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Kyler Murray has fans of two sports on the edge of their seat. The Oakland A's prospect announced Monday he will enter the 2019 NFL Draft, but that doesn't mean he'll end up playing football. Such a decision may end up making the most sense, but there is still some question about where Murray will be selected.

NFL odds: 49ers pegged betting favorites to land Antonio Brown in 2019

Monday, January 14th, 2019

NFL odds: 49ers pegged betting favorites to land Antonio Brown in 2019 originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com When Antonio Brown started following the 49ers on Instagram, the social media world had a field day. And while that might be one of the most 2019-ish sentences ever blogged, it may hold some weight. Bookmaker, an online sports betting site, came out with odds on where Antonio Brown will end up next season and the 49ers are the betting favorite at +200.

Jerry Rice: Antonio Brown wants to play for 49ers ‘really bad’

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Antonio Brown and the Pittsburgh Steelers have shown mutual interest in a breakup after a tumultuous season ended outside the playoffs and with Brown benched in the season finale for reportedly skipping practice. Now Brown is leaving less-than-subtle hints about his eyes for another franchise. On Sunday, Brown posted an Instagram image of him video chatting with San Francisco 49ers great Jerry Rice, a receiver he has openly idolized and drawn comparisons to.

NFL rumors: 49ers give QBs coach permission to interview with Broncos

Monday, January 14th, 2019

NFL rumors: 49ers give QBs coach permission to interview with Broncos originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com The 49ers soon could have another vacancy on their coaching staff. Quarterbacks coach Rich Scangarello is scheduled to interview Monday with the Denver Broncos after the 49ers gave him permission to pursue the offensive coordinator position on Vic Fangio's staff, 9News of Denver reported. Former Broncos coach Gary Kubiak reportedly was in line for Denver's coordinator job before a disagreement with Fangio over assistant coaches and overall scheme, according to multiple reports.

Raiders’ options for 2019 may be limited

Monday, January 14th, 2019

The Raiders don't want to play at Levi's Stadium, apparently due to lingering hard-headedness and hard feelings among and between the Raiders and 49ers. The league should tell the Raiders that their choices are Oakland (which is suing the Raiders and the rest of the league) or Santa Clara, the site of the 49ers' venue. And if the 49ers don't like it, the league should tell them that the choices are Santa Clara or San Francisco, smack dab in the heart of the market for which the 49ers are named, despite the fact that the 49ers play an hour or so away.

Antonio Brown wants to play for 49ers ‘really badly,’ says Jerry Rice

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Antonio Brown wants to play for 49ers 'really badly,' says Jerry Rice originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Jerry Rice and Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown have remained in communication for a while, so Rice knows what's on the mind of the seven-time Pro Bowl performer. Rice on Monday said Brown wants to play for the 49ers, after the two FaceTimed on Sunday. "Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah," Rice said during an appearance on 95.7 The Game.