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49ers' hits outweigh misses in free agency
The San Francisco 49ers have more than made up for the players they lost in free agency in the Jim Harbaugh era with the unrestricted free agents they've signed the past three seasons.
NFL free agency: 49ers could lose more than they gain
With Anquan Boldin in the fold, San Francisco 49ers turn focus to long-term deal for Colin Kaepernick
Kawakami: If Jim Harbaugh and 49ers did part company, a list of replacements
Jon Gruden, David Shaw, and for Pete's sake, the last name will surprise you.
49ers' new stadium opening event tickets on sale -- cheaper than NFL games
The ticket prices for the Aug. 2 opener at Levi's Stadium -- a soccer match featuring the San Jose Earthquakes -- were set at $45 to $150 apiece for just the lower bowl.
Kawakami: 49ers' Jim Harbaugh betting on himself
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is smart about what he says -- and doesn't say.
Jim Harbaugh says he's OK with contract
49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, in an interview with Sports Illustrated, expressed no dissatisfaction about his contract status or place in the 49ers' hierarchy.
49ers' Anquan Boldin has Jim Harbaugh's back
Boldin, back on two-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers that will pay him $6 million per season, says no rift between coach and players.
Anquan Boldin gives reasons for re-signing with 49ers
Wide receiver Anquan Boldin cited his family's love for the Bay Area, the 49ers' ability to compete for a championship and his bond with coach Jim Harbaugh as prevailing factors in his decision to remain in San Francisco.
By the numbers: Anquan Boldin and the 49ers wide receivers
How Boldin's numbers stack up against the other 49ers receivers
49ers' re-up with Donatell; Fangio next?
Ed Donatell, the 49ers' secondary coach since 2011, has re-signed with the club on a two-year contract, according to a league source.
Thompson: New contract for Colin Kaepernick would be good move for 49ers
The national buzz over the relationship between Jim Harbaugh and Trent Baalke has mellowed out. But the eye of scrutiny is still firmly affixed on the 49ers, waiting on the next sign of chaos to bubble to the surface. A legitimate tone-changer is in order. And a new contract for Colin Kaepernick would be just that.
The NFL is inching closer to adding 2 playoffs teams
The NFL's competition committee has been studying the possibility of adding one playoff team in each conference, increasing the league-wide postseason field from 12 to 14 teams.
49ers' Daniel Kilgore signs three-year contract extension
While the 49ers weigh the long-term futures of Jim Harbaugh and Colin Kaepernick, the team's first contract extension this offseason was awarded Friday to Daniel Kilgore, a potential successor to Jonathan Goodwin as the starting center
Thompson: NFL can't stop The Word
Proposal to stop use of racial epithet is noble, but solution is in the hands, and mouths, of NFL players
Harbaugh drama just beginning
The 49ers' 2014 offseason might be more interesting than the season itself if the first month is any indication. Will they sign Jim Harbaugh to an extension? Will they trade him to the San Jose SaberCats? Will Harbaugh and Trent Baalke be UFC's next pay-per-view bonanza? Stay tuned.
Live chat: Tim Kawakami on 49ers, Jim Harbaugh, Wednesday, 11 a.m.
Bay Area News Group columnist Tim Kawakami will be on hand for a 49ers live chat on Wednesday at 11 a.
49ers' Marcus Lattimore close to 100 percent healthy
San Francisco 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore expects to be a full participant in offseason conditioning program; Frank Gore, Kendall Hunter and LaMichael James were with 49ers last season, and Jim Harbaugh and Greg Roman still need to figure out how to mete out workload at running back next season
Kawakami: Jim Harbaugh at center of storm
As the San Francisco 49ers chased their sixth Super Bowl ring, a three-ring circus has developed among Jim Harbaugh, Trent Baalke and Jed York
49ers restructure safety Craig Dahl's contract
The 49ers restructured the contract of backup safety Craig Dahl in a move that reduced Dahl's 2014 salary-cap figure by $600,000
49ers owner Jed York admits that Cleveland Browns asked about Jim Harbaugh
Jed York said San Francisco 49ers were happy with Jim Harbaugh as their coach and told Browns that was the end of the conversation.
Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam disputes San Francisco 49ers' denial involving coach Jim Harbaugh
ESPN reports the San Francisco 49ers and Anquan Boldin are close to reaching agreement on a new contract.
Browns owner says his team discussed Harbaugh trade with 49ers
Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam said Sunday that his team and the San Francisco 49ers did, indeed, discuss the prospect of a trade of 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh to the Browns.
Report: 49ers closing in on new Boldin deal
Wide receiver Anquan Boldin is priority No. 1 in terms of re-signing prospective free agents.
Thompson: 49ers, Harbaugh need to hammer out extension
San Francisco 49ers Trent Baalke and Jim Harbaugh need to put egos aside and hammer out an extension and end this front office reality show, which includedHarbaugh-to-Cleveland Browns drama that came to light Friday
49ers' Harbaugh, York deny trade report
San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York and coach Jim Harbaugh denied a report that the team considered trading Harbaugh to the Cleveland Browns for multiple draft picks before opting against the blockbuster move.
San Francisco 49ers need to bolster receiving corps, possibly cornerback
Coach Jim Harbaugh and quarterback Colin Kaepernick are in line for contract extensions, but 49ers must address other issues to keep up with NFL champion Seattle Seahawks.
49ers like Frank Gore as No. 1 back
The San Francisco 49ers still see Frank Gore as their do-everything running back.
'Niner Waldo' finds new home
The 15-year-old dubbed 'Niner Waldo' for his brazen stroll though rabid Seahawks fans during Seattle's Super Bowl parade, is homeless no more.
49ers coach Jim Harbaugh optimistic stars will return
NaVorro Bowman and Anquan Boldin, one coming off knee surgery and the other going into NFL free agency, were leaders for Jim Harbaugh's San Francisco 49ers
Colin Kaepernick and Cam Newton mimic each others' signature moves, attempt to sing Katy Perry song
The last time we saw young star quarterbacks Colin Kaepernick and Cam Newton together, Kaepernick's San Francisco 49ers defeated the Carolina Panthers 23-10 in a NFC playoff game.
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Who are these soldiers? After 150 years, we now know.
The Library of Congress, which owns the rare tintype, had described it as an "unidentified company of soldiers" anonymous Yankees whose stories and fates seemed forgotten. Full Story
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SXSW Music Picks: Chain Gang of 1974 buzzes into Texas
Also meet Adrian Marcel, one of Oakland's most promising R&B talents.
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Oops! Obama misspells Aretha Franklin's iconic song
The president omitted a letter from the singer's 'R-E-S-P-E-C-T' while praising her at a White House celebration.