May 2010


Lee didn’t miss OTA’s over his contract

Matt Barrows of the Sac Bee reports that the reason that Niners punter Andy Lee missed OTA’s isn’t all about his salary, but the fact he and his wife expecting a child: I just received…


Trent Baalke promoted to VP of Player Personnel

The San Francisco 49ers have promoted Trent Baalke to Vice President of Player Personnel. What this means is that Baalke, in addition to managing the college scouting and pro personnel departments-a role he held the…





Thoughts on Patrick Willis extension

Two weeks ago, the San Francisco 49ers signed star linebacker Patrick Willis to a five-year, $50 million dollars contract extension through the 2016 season. My first thoughts were that Willis did indeed deserve this extension…



49ers 2010 Season Preview

On April 20th, the NFL released the 2010 schedule. This season, like every other, is full of intriguing matchups. The San Francisco 49ers will be featured in four primetime matchups, and will be travelling to…


Raye feels Smith is ready to turn the corner

The Niners would love to have a big year from former first overall pick Alex Smith, and Jimmy Raye, the teams offensive coordinator, says he feels the QB has finally turned the corner: Interesting quote…