January 2008

Santa Clara To Move Forward With Stadium Project

After several hours of listening to opinions on both sides of the issue, the Santa Clara City Council voted 6-to-1 early this morning to move forward with a proposal to build a stadium for the 49’ers….


Hill Gets Contract Offer from Niners

Evidently quarterback Shaun Hill played well enough to where the 49’ers want him back. The Sacramento Bee is reporting that Hill, who could walk away as a free agent, has gotten a contract offer from…


Guard Larry Allen on the Verge of Walking Away

Has Niners guard Larry Allen seen his last days on the playing field?  According to NFL Network’s Adam Schefter, Allen is expected to announce his retirement.  The 14-year vet is likely a sure-fire Hall of…





McCloughan Named New GM; Hostler Fired

The 49’ers did as promised today, naming Scot McCloughan, their top personnel executive, as the teams new general manager.  He also gets an extension and a hefty pay raise.  The move was done as the…


Nolan to Stay as Niners Coach

Mike Nolan’s job as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers appears safe, for now.  The “San Francisco Chronicle” reports Nolan was at the team’s Santa Clara headquarters yesterday with his assistants and said he…