1. John Lynch Asked 49ers to Keep His Candidacy for GM Position a Secret

    New San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch had a test for his new employers, and they apparently passed it with flying colors. The former NFL safety appeared on KNBR 680 on Wednesday and said he wanted to keep his hiring a secret...

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  2. Insider Buzz: John Elway, Rich McKay Endorsed John Lynch for 49ers GM Job

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  3. John Lynch Named 49ers GM: Top Comments and Takeaways from 1st Press Conference

    San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch held his first press conference Monday after the team announced it hired the former NFL safety Sunday...

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  4. Insider Buzz: 'Unconventional' John Lynch Hire Won't Impact Shanahan to 49ers

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  5. John Lynch Named 49ers GM: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The San Francisco 49ers made a surprising move Sunday, announcing they hired Fox analyst and former NFL safety John Lynch to be their new general manager. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported the team will give Lynch a six-year deal...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers Freeze Ticket Prices for 2017 and 2018 Seasons

    The San Francisco 49ers won't raise prices for their season-ticket holders for the next two years following a dismal 2-14 season in 2016. Nick Wagoner of ESPN...

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  7. Robert Saleh Reportedly to Be Named San Francisco 49ers Defensive Coordinator

    Now that the San Francisco 49ers have officially hired Kyle Shanahan as head coach, the team is busily trying to fill out the rest of its coaching staff. The Niners have reportedly found their next defensive coordinator...

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  8. 49ers Sue Santa Clara over Contract-Breach Allegations: Latest Details, Comments

    The ugly marriage between the San Francisco 49ers and the city of Santa Clara, California, continued with the team filing a new lawsuit Friday...

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  9. Insider Buzz: McDaniels Is 49ers' Top Target, May Not Accept Job If Offered

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  10. Jed York Comments on Chip Kelly, Trent Baalke Firings, Hiring New Coach and GM

    For the third time in as many years, Jed York has to hire a new head football coach. The San Francisco 49ers owner did not mince words Monday regarding his disappointment with the state of the franchise...

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  11. Niners Can't Expect a Miracle Cure for the Chip Kelly-Trent Baalke Blues

    Bad news, 49ers fans. Getting rid of general manager Trent Baalke and coach Chip Kelly wasn't enough to solve your team's problems...

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  12. John Lynch Hired as San Francisco 49ers General Manager

    The San Francisco 49ers announced the firing of general manager Trent Baalke on Jan. 1. On Sunday, the team announced the hiring of former NFL safety and Fox analyst John Lynch to take over the reins...

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  13. Kyle Shanahan Named Head Coach of San Francisco 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers announced on Monday they have agreed to terms with Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan to become their next head coach. Continue for updates...

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  14. Trent Baalke Fired by 49ers: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    After six seasons, Trent Baalke has been fired as general manager of the San Francisco 49ers . Owner Jed York spoke about the decision to part with Baalke and head coach Chip ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 42,256 reads 82 comments

  15. Chip Kelly Fired by 49ers: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Chip Kelly 's tenure with the San Francisco 49ers ended after just one season following Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks . The 49ers officially announced they have fired both Kelly and general manager Trent Baalke on Sunday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 122,105 reads 251 comments

  16. Trent Baalke to Be Fired by 49ers: Latest Details and Reaction

    The San Francisco 49ers will reportedly fire both general manager Trent Baalke and head coach Chip Kelly this offseason, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN and Ian Rapoport of NFL ...

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  17. San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams: Full Report Card Grades for 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers could've easily tanked the game in hopes of leap-frogging the Cleveland Browns for the No. 1 overall pick. They didn't. Instead they played for pride, ultimately winning a fourth-quarter come- from-behind victory 22-21...

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  18. Carlos Hyde Injury: 49ers RB Injures Knee vs. Rams, Ruled Out for Week 17

    San Francisco 49ers running back Carlos Hyde sprained his MCL against the Los Angeles Rams in Week 16 and although it won't require surgery, he will miss the regular-season ...

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  19. San Francisco 49ers vs. Atlanta Falcons: Full Report Card Grades for 49ers

    Defense wins championships. Unfortunately for the San Francisco 49ers , they are years away from being a championship caliber team, let alone a playoff contender. The team allowed 550 total yards of offense with 248 rushing yards on the ground...

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  20. Jimmie Ward Injury: 49ers CB Injures Shoulder vs. Falcons

    The San Francisco 49ers announced cornerback Jimmie Ward exited Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons after suffering a shoulder injury. According to ESPN...

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  21. San Francisco 49ers vs. New York Jets: Full Report Card Grades for 49ers

    The San Francisco 49ers jumped to an early 14-0 lead, only to lose in overtime to the New York Jets 23-17. A team that has a knack for getting off to a fast start, the 49ers once again squandered a lead as the Jets pulled away late...

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  22. Colin Kaepernick's Parents Comment on QB's Decision to Protest National Anthem

    On Friday, Colin Kaepernick 's parents expressed public support for their son's decision to protest during the national anthem...

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  23. Vance McDonald, 49ers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The San Francisco 49ers have avoided free agency with tight end Vance McDonald , signing him to a five-year, $35 million deal on Dec. 9, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter and Adam Caplan...

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  24. Former 49ers DE Larry Roberts Dies at Age 53

    Former San Francisco 49ers defensive end Larry Roberts died Monday, per the team's official website . He was 53 years old. After being selected in the second round of the 1986 draft, Roberts spent his entire eight-year NFL career in San Francisco..

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  25. Insider Buzz: Kaepernick's Future with 49ers Cloudy After Sunday Benching

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