Quinton Patton the highlight of the day on Friday, the highlight of the day, splitting safeties Eric Reid and Antoine Bethea to haul in a 45-yard TD.
In this weekend's mailbag we touch on the effect of Justin Smith's decision to retire on the defensive line.
Much of what Eric Mangini the Niners in want to do on defense hinges on what linebacker NaVorro Bowman can do on the field come the regular season.
Coach Jim Tomsula said NaVorro Bowman was just getting a rest day on Thursday.
The San Francisco 49ers rank 161st out of 333 international teams surveyed in an ESPN/SportingIntelligence report.
An updated look at the San Francisco 49ers' offseason thus far.
NFL Nation TV catches up with Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly and his daughter, Erin Kelly, who will talk about her new book.
ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando, in his annual offseason grades for each team, is unimpressed with the 49ers' moves so far.
ESPN's NFL Nation reporters discuss the hot topics in video form regarding each of their teams.
San Francisco 49ers kicker Phil Dawson is a perfect 28 of 28 on field goals of 32 or 33 yards.
While Justin Smith's retirement was probable, him stepping away after a 14-year career is another blow to the San Francisco 49ers' defense.
Mike Sando hands out offseason grades for all 32 NFL teams with the help of ESPN analysts Bill Polian, Louis Riddick, Matt Williamson and Field Yates. The Jets come out on top with an A grade.
This week's NFL Nation Spreecast discusses Justin Smith's retirement from the San Francisco 49ers and the Arizona Cardinals' offseason.
The San Francisco 49ers signed rookie cornerback Mylan Hicks and offensive lineman Justin Renfrow to tryout contracts Monday.
As expected, defensive lineman Justin Smith has decided to retire rather than return to the San Francisco 49ers for a 15th NFL season.
This summer Charles Haley will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, where he will be presented by former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo.
Ian Silberman and Trent Brown played together for a year at Florida and now will both be hoping to make the 49ers' 53-man roster.
Dylan Thompson, the only quarterback in the San Francisco 49ers' rookie minicamp this weekend, is one of four ex-South Carolina players participating.
The 49ers announced 10 "tryout" players on Saturday.
Normally a leader, San Francisco 49ers third-round draft pick Eli Harold was following everything that future Hall of Famer Charles Haley was saying.
|4(27)||Mike Davis||RB||South Carolina|
|4(33)||DeAndre Smelter||WR||Georgia Tech|
|6(14)||Ian Silberman||OG||Boston College|
|7(37)||Rory Anderson||TE||South Carolina|
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