49ers 2014 Season Marred By InjuriesAs the 49ers look back on this season, it will not be positive. The team almost had a losing record, and missed the playoffs after 3 straight NFC Championship games. However, the teams awful season has to do with injuries than anything else, and a problem that shouldn't haunt them next season.
Opponent Profile: Battle Of The Bay Has Added Harbaugh IntrigueRumors are flying that the San Francisco 49ers might trade Head Coach Jim Harbaugh to the Oakland Raiders, and that's just the icing on the cake for this Bay Area rivalry. The 49ers need a win to keep their playoff hopes alive, and the Silver & Black just need something to forget that beating they just took from the St. Louis Rams. The Sunday game at the Coliseum promises to be quite interesting.
Week 11 Injury Report: 49ers, Giants Both Dealing With Multiple InjuriesThe 49ers and Giants have to game plan for some missing players this week, but none that they can't overcome. There will be several game time decisions, but no big name is really in danger of sitting this one out, other than Patrick Willis.
49ers Injury Report: Willis Still A Question Mark, No Other Real Injuries10 weeks into the season and the Saints and 49ers are relatively healthy. Both are dealing with injuries and could miss some players, but all in all will be full strength. The only real question for the 49ers is if Patrick Willis will play.
Opponent Profile: 49ers Take On Rams For The Second Time In A MonthFirst up for the 49ers after their bye is the St. Louis Rams. After beating them less than a month ago, San Francisco should have no problems doing it again in front of their own home crowd.
More Good News Than Bad As 49ers Start Bye WeekThe 49ers have just started their bye week and have already gotten enough news to last the entire week. While some of it's bad, most of it's good and San Francisco will be a dangerous team coming off their bye week.
Week 7 Injury Report: 49ers Hurting But Not Injured, Broncos More Or Less HealthySan Francisco has a lot of players on their injury report, but the biggest is Patrick Willis. The 49ers will hope the defense can play well without him, and hope that the secondary holds up. On the other side of the ball the Broncos have to be elated with their injury report.
49ers Hope Chris Borland Can Fill Void Sunday NightFew 49er fans know the name Chris Borland. This will change Sunday Night as he will be asked to fill in for Patrick WIllis and help contain the Denver Broncos offense.
Week 4 Injury Report: 49ers Getting Healthier While Eagles Offensive Line Is HurtingSan Francisco continues to get player back, and just in time. This week they face an Eagles team that is undefeated, and the 49ers need a win. Philadelphia will be without a few offensive lineman so San Francisco will look to take advantage and win th battle of the trenches.
49er Defense Must Stop Run, Create Turnovers To Defeat SeattleWhen the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.
Around The NFL: Dashon Goldson Suspended, Jaguars Ailing, Patrick Willis Wants Opponents To Hit Like MenThere is a lot of heavy hitting going on around the NFL, and it is causing problems all over the place. One Tampa Bay Buccaneer got suspended. Some big-time hits caused numerous injuries in Jacksonville. And one 49er wants opposing players to hit him like a man.
NFC All-Pro Selections - DefenseDefense wins championships. But these days it's a certain kind of defense. Check out our NFC all-pro defense to see who excels.