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2015 Schedule
5-11, 4th in NFC West
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23hPaul Gutierrez

Should the 49ers re-sign NT Ian Williams?

Ian Williams is coming off the best -- and healthiest -- season of his career. But will the Niners be able to bring back the unrestricted free agent?

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Eddie DeBartolo's Hall of Fame selection a nod to 49ers past (1:28)
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Watch out for Jaquiski Tartt in Year 2

Though he needs work in coverage, the Niners safety quietly stood out as a box defender during his rookie campaign. Tartt makes Matt Bowen's honorable mention list from the 2015 class. Breakout candidates (Insider)

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Predicting the 49ers' offseason

A new start for Colin Kaepernick? That is what Paul Gutierrez is predicting under new head coach Chip Kelly. The quarterback will have to look in the mirror and swallow some pride. Offseason predictions

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Owens: The Hall of Fame process is flawed (1:04)
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Owens defends standing on Cowboys' star (2:15)
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T.O., Johnson played with a 'tough guy mentality' (1:57)
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T.O., Johnson defend criticism (1:52)
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Crystal ball: Niners win Super Bowl LI

As quickly as the 49ers fell apart over the last year, Thomas Neumann thinks Chip Kelly and Colin Kaepernick can get San Francisco to the top of the NFL in just one season. The next 25 Super Bowls

Stats & Info

One of the best receivers ever

Terrell Owens may have come up short in his first bid to join the Hall of Fame, but his career numbers still speak for themselves.

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Will Hyde find the spotlight?

Carlos Hyde figures to benefit from an improved passing attack in San Francisco, according to Mike Clay of Pro Football Focus. Where does he rank among fantasy running backs for 2016? Way-too-early fantasy rankings

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Who might pursue Mario Williams?

ESPN's Josina Anderson thinks the Giants, 49ers, Jaguars, Falcons and Raiders could be good fits for Williams, who is likely to be released by the Bills. None of those teams made the playoffs in 2015.

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Skip, Stephen A. share passionate takes on T.O. (3:00)
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Chip Kelly, Niners have plenty to prove

The 49ers went with a bold choice at head coach, but our panel is far from convinced. San Francisco lands near the bottom of our list. Way-too-early Power Rankings

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Crystal ball: Kelly makes Gabbert a star

Chip Kelly helped Nick Foles throw 27 touchdowns against two interceptions in Philadelphia. Why can't he do the same with Blaine Gabbert? Crystal ball for 2016

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

"Easy. Straight easy. Like water." - Broncos Malik Jackson, on Denver beating QBs Ben Roethlisberger, Tom Brady and Cam Newton in successive playoff games.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

For what it's worth, Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller's locker in the 49ers locker room belongs to...Colin Kaepernick.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Hey, there's Bruno Mars, doing Uptown Funk...and Beyoncé is now on the scene.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Lots of dancing flowers on the field for Coldplay now as they play Adventure of a Lifetime

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Coldplay takes the stage and opens with When I Ruled the World

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Dozens of field workers picking up divots and filling in new sod as stage is set up for halftime show.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Defense may win championships but it also makes for boring football. Unless you like that, in which case enjoy. Broncos 13, Panthers 7

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

How little zip is on Peyton Manning's passes? Kony Ealy stuck out one hand and hauled it in for the interception.

Team Stats

Passing Yards207.329th
Rushing Yards96.521st
Points For14.932nd
Points Against24.218th

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