Bears should have let 49ers score, John Fox defends decision not to

After the two-minute warning on Sunday, the 49ers had the ball on the Bears’ 4-yard line, and the Bears, leading 14-12, were out of timeouts. At that point, the Bears’ best strategy would have been to allow the 49ers to score a touchdown, to give themselves time to try to score a touchdown of

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John Lynch, 49ers riding 'positive momentum' into Seahawks tilt

SANTA CLARA – Two weeks have elapsed since a euphoric moshpit struck the 49ers victorious locker room. Jumping wildly among the players was a wide-smiling, 46-year-old rookie executive, with his white-collared shirt and tie peaking out of his Army-green pullover. It took 10 games before general manager

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Kurtenbach: New quarterback, same problem for the rock-bottom 49ers

SANTA CLARA – Don’t blame new 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard. Don’t blame first-year 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan or any member coaching staff. Don’t blame Joe Staley, or Ray-Ray Armstrong, or Eli Harold, or Rashard Robinson, or Trent Brown. This 49ers franchise might have hit rock bottom in

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Mike Pereira weighs in on 49ers' Trent Taylor OPI call vs. Rams

The San Francisco 49ers played on Thursday Night Football, which means we have extra time to sit and stew about the things that make us angry. This week, it’s the offensive pass interference call on 49ers receiver Trent Taylor. That call killed the 49ers’ chances of making a comeback against

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49ers starting TE George Kittle aggravates hamstring

The 49ers list George Kittle as their starting tight end, but coach Kyle Shanahan admits which tight end is in the game depends on matchups. Kittle is expected to get the snaps of a starter, with blocking specialist Logan Paulsen and Garrett Celek also getting playing time at the position. However, Kittle

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