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Niners Ranked Low in Latest Power Rankings

Sports Illustrated’s Peter King ranked the 49ers 28th in his most recent Monday Morning Quarterback column. Here is what he wrote: “When Mike Nolan took over the coaching job here three years ago, what do…


49’ers terminate Dilfer’s contract

In what may be an end to his career, Trent Dilfer had his contract terminated by the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday. Dilfer also would have received a $500,000 roster bonus if he was still…


Smith Wants to Compete

In the San Jose Mercury News today, Alex Smith said he is looking forward to the quarterback competition between him and Shaun Hill. Smith mentions in the article that he and Hill “are really good…


QB Hill Signs a Three-Year Contract

Let the QB competition in San Fran begin.  The Niners have come to terms on a three-year deal for QB Shaun Hill, who came on scene late in the season for San Fran and won…


49’ers Have Had First-Round Struggles

In its latest mock draft (updated January 25), NFLDraftBlitz.com chooses Indiana wide receiver James Hardy as the 49ers’ first-round selection: “The unquestionable disaster of free agent acquisitions was Darrell Jackson. Usually a steady performer, he…


Veteran QB Dilfer Ready to Call it a Career?

The career of 49’ers QB Trent Dilfer may very well be over, as word is the vet is talking openly about retiring this offseason and moving on in his life.  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat…


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…



49’ers Open Preseason Schedule Tonight

The 49’ers open their preseason schedule tonight with a matchup against the Denver Broncos. Expectations are running high this season as the 49ers look to improve on last year’s surprising 7-and-9 campaign. Head coach Mike Nolan…