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Return of beloved 49ers LB coach highlights training camp

Aug. 03, 2022 13:34 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — When the San Francisco 49ers gathered to start training camp with conditioning tests, there was one assistant coach happier than anyone else to be back on the field. As his linebackers went through the drills, Johnny Holland watched closely and documented...

Deebo Samuel happy to resolve contract dispute with 49ers

Aug. 02, 2022 18:58 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The toughest part of a contract dispute for Deebo Samuel came in the final week when his San Francisco 49ers teammates were practicing and he could only work out on the side. The months-long drama that featured a social media scrub, a trade demand and...

49ers sign All-Pro WR Deebo Samuel to 3-year extension

Aug. 01, 2022 16:16 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — All-Pro receiver Deebo Samuel signed his three-year extension with the San Francisco 49ers in time to take part in the team's first padded practice. The two sides finalized the deal that will pay Samuel $71.55 million with $41 million fully guaranteed at...

AP source: Deebo Samuel finalizing new deal with 49ers

Jul. 31, 2022 20:51 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers are finalizing a three-year contract extension with All-Pro receiver Deebo Samuel that will clear the way for their top offensive playmaker to return to the practice field. A person familiar with the deal said Sunday the sides are...

49ers DE Nick Bosa looks to build on strong 2021 season

Jul. 30, 2022 17:06 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Here's a scary thought for NFL tackles and quarterbacks: After spending his offseason honing his pass rushing moves instead of rehabilitating a knee injury could be even more difficult to deal with this year than he was in a dominant 2021 season. Back...

49ers WR Brandon Aiyuk learns lessons from 1st 2 seasons

Jul. 29, 2022 16:23 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Aiyuk feels like he's in a good place after an up-and-down first two seasons in the NFL. Aiyuk followed up a promising rookie season in 2020 with a stint in coach Kyle Shanahan's doghouse early last season. Aiyuk recovered in the second half to...

Lance takes starting QB job for 49ers in stride

Jul. 28, 2022 20:26 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The person perhaps most unfazed by San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan's pre-training camp proclamation that the 49ers were now Trey Lance's team was Lance himself. While some people outside the organization may have wondered if the Niners were ready to...

Garoppolo, Samuel not practicing with 49ers at start of camp

Jul. 27, 2022 17:08 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo got his throwing done early and then didn't take part in the first practice of training camp for the San Francisco 49ers as the team hopes to find a trade partner for the former starter. Star receiver Deebo Samuel was a “hold in” on...

Jerry Jones sticking with Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy

Jul. 26, 2022 19:44 PM EDT

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Describing himself as playing a game of poker, Jerry Jones acknowledged he had options for who would be the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys this season. In retaining Mike McCarthy for a third year, Jones decided the hand he held was worth playing a little...

NFL teams open camp with biggest question still unanswered

Jul. 26, 2022 17:36 PM EDT

Training camps opened across the NFL and the biggest offseason question remains unanswered. The Cleveland Browns still don’t know how many games they’ll be without Deshaun Watson, who is still waiting for retired judge Sue L. Robinson to issue a ruling following his disciplinary...