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John Lynch: Colin Kaepernick made it clear how much he wants to play in the NFL

The 49ers GM chatted on KNBR Tuesday, and had a chance to discuss Colin Kaepernick. San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch made a KNBR appearance on Tuesday, and he had plenty to discuss. We’ll have a full time [Read entire story]

Vernon Davis talks about the Kam Chancellor hit

I don’t think that turned his career south, but the debate will continue. Former San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis returned to his hometown of Washington, D.C. prior to last season, and the reunion has worked [Read entire story]

More than 50,000 people have signed a petition asking the Warriors not to visit White House

In less than two weeks since the Golden State Warriors won the 2017 NBA Championships in mid-June, more than 50,000 people have signed a petition asking the team not to accept an invite to visit the White House. [Read entire story]

49ers bubble watch: Safeties need depth

The San Francisco 49ers have questions at almost every position while they work to figure out their 53-man roster. We’ll break down the bubble watch for each one. Today, we look at the safeties. The San Francisco 49ers [Read entire story]

PFF rank NFL rosters at ESPN, 49ers finish about where you’d expect

2016 grades are not ideal for the 49ers, but a new coaching staff could change that up. ESPN has been teaming up with Football Outsiders and Pro Football Focus in recent years to come up with some more analytical [Read entire story]

Warriors season review: Kevon Looney

Warriors season review: In the wake of the Warriors’ second NBA title in three years, The The ninth installment focuses on Kevon Looney, who has yet to carve out a consistent role in the NBA. College: UCLA 2016-17 [Read entire story]

Arik Armstead holds his second annual youth camp

Armstead went back to his home town to hold a free youth camp for 200 kids Before San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Arik Armstead headed out to explore in Greece, he returned to his hometown of Sacramento to hold [Read entire story]

Steph and Ayesha Curry to appear on HBO’s ‘Ballers’

Warriors guard Steph Curry gets in a conversation with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in a recent trailer for Johnson’s successful HBO series “Ballers.” Johnson plays a sports agent and former NFL player, Spencer [Read entire story]

49ers roster breakdowns, 90-in-90: Kyle Nelson

Breaking down the 90 players on the 49ers offseason roster in 90 posts (over 90 or so days). Today we move on to long snapper Kyle Nelson. Each year, we run a series of post called "90-in-90" here at Niners Nation. The [Read entire story]

49ers roster breakdowns, 90-in-90: Kyle Nelson

Breaking down the 90 players on the 49ers offseason roster in 90 posts (over 90 or so days). Today we move on to long snapper Kyle Nelson. Each year, we run a series of post called "90-in-90" here at Niners Nation. The [Read entire story]

Willie McGinest loves the 49ers linebackers

He ranked them way up there in his list of the best units in the NFL. The San Francisco 49ers are making big changes on defense, switching from a 3-4 to a 4-3 base look. They’ll spend more time in their nickel and dime [Read entire story]

Willie McGinest loves the 49ers linebackers

He ranked them way up there in his list of the best units in the NFL. The San Francisco 49ers are making big changes on defense, switching from a 3-4 to a 4-3 base look. They’ll spend more time in their nickel and dime [Read entire story]

Jeff Garcia on John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan: “I think that it’s a step in the right direction.”

Though he wanted the head coaching job and didn’t get so much as a phone call, the former 49ers quarterback likes the new hires. Last week I was fortunate enough to get an interview with former San Francisco 49ers [Read entire story]

Golden Nuggets: Waiting for 49ers training camp

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet. Good morning, everyone! Whoever does the Golden Nuggets usually on this day is [Read entire story]

Surprise party as Giants overwhelm Rockies

A starting pitcher who carried a shutout bid into the seventh inning. The Giants gave their fans a glimpse of better times when they rolled to a 9-2 victory over the Rockies in Monday night’s series opener at AT&T [Read entire story]

Stanford’s Ledecky honored as top female college athlete

Stanford swimmer Katie Ledecky won the Honda Cup on Monday as the nation’s top collegiate female athlete. The NCAA is conducting an “ongoing, pending investigation” into Baylor University in the wake of a sexual [Read entire story]

Florida edges LSU in College World Series finals opener

Florida got a dominant performance from Brady Singer, a big defensive play when LSU was threatening and just enough offense. [...] after a 4-3 win in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Monday night, the Gators [Read entire story]

Russell Westbrook, Bucks and Rockets reap NBA awards

Westbrook’s victory ended the first NBA awards show, which included two wins apiece for the Houston Rockets and Milwaukee Bucks. The Oklahoma City point guard, who plays with defiance on the court, got choked up [Read entire story]

Samardzija’s Strong Outing Gets Giants Back on Winning Track

Samardzija's Strong Outing Gets Giants Back on Winning Track

Jeff Samardzija pitched 6 1/3 innings of two-run baseball to help the Giants snap a five-game losing streak...Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]

Indians manager Francona leaves game after feeling ill

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona was evaluated by the team’s medical staff after he became ill Monday shortly after a pregame ceremony in which Texas first baseman and former Indian Mike Napoli was presented [Read entire story]