December 2008

Official Now: Martz Shown the Door as O-Coordinator

From: ProFootballTalk.com The San Francisco 49ers have announced that offensive coordinator Mike Martz has been dismissed from the team. “After an evaluation period I felt it was best to go in a different direction,” coach…



WR Johnson Could Leave the Niners?

From: SF Chronicle Now that the offseason has begun, the 49ers have a dozen players whose contracts expired after Sunday’s finale against the Washington Redskins. The most prominent among them are linebacker Takeo Spikes, wide…




Safety Lewis Suffers a Stinger vs Rams

From: Rototimes.com 49ers safety Michael Lewis sustained a stinger in Sunday’s close win over the Rams, but was able to finish the game as he racked up 13 tackles, according to the San Francisco Chronicle….


Niners Growing Facial Hair for Throwback Game Sunday

From: ESPN In a tribute to the facial fuzz that was, members of the San Francisco 49ers are growing mustaches for Sunday’s season finale against the Washington Redskins. The Niners will be wearing their throwback…


Singletary Ready to Become Head Coach in 09?

From: NFL Network Nothing’s official yet — it can’t be until after the season. But Mike Singletary is on his way to having the interim removed from his title and becoming the 49ers head coach…


WR Bruce Becomes 5th Player With 1,000 Catches

From: NFL.com 49ers WR Isaac Bruce became the fifth player in NFL history to reach 1,000 receptions with a 3-yard touchdown catch late in the fourth quarter Sunday against the St. Louis Rams. Bruce joined…


Niners Inactives for Sunday in St.Louis

The 49ers have declared LB Ahmad Brooks, C Cody Wallace, RB Frank Gore, OG Jacob Bender, QB Jamie Martin, CB Marcus Hudson, CB Reggie Smith, RB Thomas Clayton inactive for Week 16.