This is a running analysis of the 49ers’ moves and key departures during this season of free agency. The legal tampering window began Monday at 9 a.m. PT and the NFL’s new league year, when teams can formally sign free agents who played elsewhere in 2022, began on Wednesday. Best remaining available: The Athletic’s top 150 free agentsLive updates: News, predictions, analysis and updatesFree agency grades: The Athletic’s Mike Jones grades all the signingsDoes free agency work?: Evaluating value from 2020-2022 DB Myles Hartsfield March 18: Hartsfield, 25, will sign a one-year…Read More
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Isaiah Oliver brings valuable variety to the 49ers
A team source has confirmed that the 49ers will sign former Falcons defensive back Isaiah Oliver on a two-year deal. the athlete. Terms of the deal were not immediately available. Oliver was No. 55 in Athletic List of Top 150 Free Proxies. The best available: the athleteTop 150 free proxiesLive updates: News, forecasts, analysis and updatesFree agency degrees: the athleteMike Jones scores all signaturesDoes free agency work?: Value evaluation from 2020-2022 How it fits: Oliver has shown the ability to play both outside linebacker and nickelback in the NFL, which…Read More
Mike McGlinchey and JB Powers agree to Bronco terms: reports
The Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with former 49ers dealing Mike McGlinchey and guard Ben Powers, according to multiple reports. Here’s what you need to know: McGlinchey signs a five-year deal with a maximum of $87.5 million, including $50 million in guaranteed money, according to NFL Network. A league source says powers to a four-year contract worth a maximum of $52 million, including $28.5 million guaranteed. the athlete. The 2018 NFL No. 9 pick, McGlinchey has started every game he’s played in for the 49ers, including 17 last season.…Read More
Texans hire 49ers assistant Bobby Slowik as offensive coordinator: reports
The Houston Texans are hiring 49ers passing game coordinator Bobby Slowik as their offensive coordinator, according to multiple reports. Here’s what you need to know: the background Slowik, 35, just completed his 10th season working in the NFL and first as the Niners passing game coordinator. He started with the 49ers in 2017 as the team’s defensive quality control coach before becoming an offensive assistant and then offensive pass game specialist. Slowik also worked in the NFL with Washington as a defensive assistant (2011-13) and video assistant (2010). San Francisco…Read More
2023 NFL Pro Bowl Games: The AFC headlines Derek Carr’s stellar performance on Thursday
The AFC went 9-3 going into the 2023 NFL Pro Bowl games after winning the accurate passes, lightning strike and longest drive events. Here’s what you need to know: The NFC earned three points by winning the Shuffle event. Derek Carr has performed in the accuracy passing competition, leading all QBs with 31 points. The Pro Bowl will continue Sunday with five other events and flag football. The AFC takes the lead in #ProBowlGames! Contests continue Sunday at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN/ABC! pic.twitter.com/cWDCi0H2qu – NFL February 3, 2023 the…Read More
Can Christian McCaffrey go from 49ers spark plug to long-running cornerstone?
PHILADELPHIA — The run — 23 yards of bursts, runs, bounce, and balance that seemed to defy gravity — was thrilling. Christian McCaffrey’s blast into the end zone tied the NFC Championship Game and gave the 49ers, already starting quarterback Brock Purdy (who’s torn up his Champions League and will miss at least six months), hope they can hold out for the Eagles in a bar fight-style game. . “When you play,” McCaffrey described his relentless score after the game, “you kind of black out and let it flow.” Can’t…Read More
Josh Johnson? Javon Kinlaw? The 49ers who have stood out in Philly – for good or bad
PHILADELPHIA — Before we dive into the details of Sunday’s game, it’s worth dwelling on Occam’s Razor Principle, which states that the most obvious explanation for an event is usually the most likely. Yes, the official Sunday was bad. DeVonta Smith did not catch the 29-yard pass on fourth down—the longest of the game—that set up the Eagles’ first score. Later in the game, Jordan Mason was apparently pushed into the Eagles’ punter, a collision that gave the Eagles a first down and enraged Kyle Shanahan. The 49ers were penalized…Read More
What’s next for the 49ers defense after a devastating NFC game loss?
Philadelphia — The 49ers’ grief didn’t end with a 31-7 loss to the Eagles, due to two more quarterback injuries in a season that saw them both stand out. I moved to the locker room after the game, where linebacker Fred Warner sat almost motionless in his booth for several minutes. Some teammates who passed Warner’s spot stopped to pat him on the back and exchange words of encouragement. The linebacker finally got to his feet a few minutes later and moved toward 49ers’ safety Talanoa Huvanga, who was sobbing…Read More
NFC Championship Game Takeaway: Eagles routing 49ers; Would a healthy Brooke Purdy have changed the outcome?
Season head coach Kyle Shanahan and the 49ers refused to let themselves be defined by quarterback injuries that ended, in large part, due to quarterback injuries. After losing Trey Lance and Jimmy Garoppolo during the season, San Francisco has the best defense in the league and seventh-round champions in selecting Brock Purdy for Sunday’s NFC Championship game in Philadelphia. But this is where the magical run came to an abrupt end. The Eagles defeated the top-ranked 49ers 31-7 after Purdy (elbow) and fourth-ranked quarterback Josh Johnson (concussion) both left the…Read More
Niners QB Brock Purdy hits right elbow against the Eagles; Josh Johnson enters the NFC Championship Game
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy left Sunday’s NFC Championship game in the first quarter against the Eagles with a right elbow injury. Purdy is listed as questionable for return. Here’s what you need to know: Purdy took a shot in the arm by rushing Philadelphia passer Hasson Reddick on San Francisco’s first drive. The play was originally ruled an incomplete pass, but the Eagles challenged the ruling and it was deemed a fumble, which was recovered by the defense. Josh Johnson replaced Purdy at quarterback. San Francisco quarterback Jimmy…Read More