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2-14, 4th in NFC West
NFL players deserve a better fate (1:07)
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Matthews Sr., football patriarch, dies at 88

Clay Matthews Sr., who played for the 49ers in the 1950s and was the patriarch of a famous football family, died Thursday at age 88 after dealing with a long illness, the 49ers said.

T.O. takes character criticism personally (1:42)
Sherman: NFL refusing to recognize Kaepernick's 'high level of play' (2:09)
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2dAaron Schatz

Football Outsiders: Glimmer of hope in the Bay

Running back may be the only above-average unit in San Francisco, with newly signed fullback Kyle Juszczyk joining underrated halfback Carlos Hyde to bump the Niners into the top 10 for such units.

David Lombardi ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Cal QB Davis Webb has "12-15 more" meetings with NFL teams scheduled. He wouldn't elaborate on details, but when asked by a local Bay Area reporter, he did indicate that San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan has been in contact. Webb, whose draft stock has been rising, plans to watch the NFL Draft at his Dallas area home with former teammates from both Cal and Texas Tech. "It'll be an interesting mix," he said.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Bucs defensive end Jacquies ?Smith is on a visit with the 49ers right now. The Bucs gave him an original round tender (under $1.8 million) so they could sign him without draft pick compensation (was an UDFA)?. He is coming off a torn ACL that he suffered in the season opener in 2016.

Russillo calls out media for sensationalizing unsigned Kaep (2:05)
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3dJohn Clayton

Kaepernick among top remaining free agents

Colin Kaepernick is still waiting to find a new home, but he's among the top-10 available players on the market. Will he land somewhere after the draft?

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

49ers making the rounds at pro days on Thursday. General manager John Lynch and top lieutenants at Notre Dame to see QB DeShone Kizer. Coach Kyle Shanahan, RB coach Bobby Turner and DL coach Jeff Zgonina at Stanford to see pass rusher Solomon Thomas and RB Christian McCaffrey.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Source tells me USF wide receiver Rodney Adams had a private workout with the Panthers today. He also has a visit scheduled with the Vikings in two weeks and has meetings/workouts scheduled with the Jaguars, Patriots and 49ers.

David Lombardi ESPN Staff Writer 

New SF 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan among the attendees at Stanford's Pro Day, where Christian McCaffrey and Solomon Thomas are working out.


NFL: Complications of instant replay

ESPN Analyst Herm Edwards joins The Morning Show to discuss the complications of using instant replay in the NFL, possibility of speeding up the game and the owners versus Colin Kaepernick.

Goodell promises changes to TNF, speaks on Kaepernick (2:16)
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4dPat McManamon

Kosar: Meant Clark 'no disrespect' by ALS quip

Former Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar said Wednesday via Twitter he meant "no disrespect" to Dwight Clark when he made a quip on Cleveland radio about the former 49ers star's ALS diagnosis.

Foxworth sees championship potential with Kaepernick (1:13)

ESPN Stats and Information  

Colin Kaepernick entered the league when Jim Harbaugh was head coach of the 49ers, but the quarterback has struggled to find the same success under different regimes since then. Kaepernick's next head coach will be the fourth of his career.

Team Stats

Passing Yards181.932nd
Rushing Yards126.24th
Points For19.227th
Points Against30.032nd