Smith Still Hurting; Dilfer Will Start

49’ers quarterback Alex Smith is planning to take another two weeks off to rest his injured shoulder and forearm, with a chance he will need surgery and miss the rest of the season.  Trent Dilfer…


49’ers Offensive Coordinator An Easy Scapegoat

It appears 49ers offensive coordinator Jim Hostler will keep his job for the remainder of the season.  According to the “Chronicle,” even though he oversees a 49ers offense that has scored the fewest points in…



NFC West Rivals Clash At Monster Park

Last place in the NFC West will be on the line this Sunday when the 49ers host the Rams at Monster Park.  St. Louis was off to the worst start in franchise history, but beat…


Dilfer to start vs. Rams

Barring a miraculous recovery from his current forearm injury, it appears that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith will sit in favor of reserve QB Trent Dilfer this Sunday against the St. Louis Rams.  It…


Smith Says He’s Not 100-Percent, Misses Practice

As the 49’ers prepare for Sunday’s game against St.Louis, quarterback Alex Smith says he’s frustrated that, contrary to media reports that he’s 100-percent healthy, he’s anything but with lingering soreness in his throwing shoulder and…




Niners Face Seattle On Monday Night Football

The 49ers travel to Seattle tonight for Monday Night Football.  Despite a six-game losing streak and their current 2-6 record, a win by the 49ers tonight over the 4-4 Seahawks would put the 49ers only one…


Former NFL Head Coach Dick Nolan Dies At 75

Former NFL coach Dick Nolan passed away Sunday at the age of 75.  Nolan had been battling Alzheimer’s disease and prostate cancer for several years.  Nolan spent nine seasons in the NFL as a defensive…