Preseason opener highlights 49ers' vulnerabilities, including at cornerback

In his NFL head-coaching debut, Kyle Shanahan watched as Alex Smith and the Chiefs marched 75 yards for a touchdown on their opening drive, largely at the expense of Rashard Robinson, whom the 49ers are counting on to be their top cornerback this ......mehr

Quelle : Sacramento Bee

49ers vs. Chiefs: Live Updates, Highlights and Reaction for NFL Preseason 2017

The Kansas City Chiefs rookies on offense and the San Francisco 49ers' first-year players on defense will draw spectators in their opening preseason contest Friday night at Arrowhead Stadium. For the Chiefs, we'll get our first look at No. 10 overall ......mehr

Quelle : Bleacher Report (blog)

49ers sloppy early but backups bolster them to win in preseason opener

In a game that would fit the description of a preseason contest to perfection, the 49ers' starters struggled with costly penalties, mistakes and red zone issues. After the starters departed, the penalties continued but there were enough big plays to ......mehr

Quelle : ESPN (blog)

49ers sloppy early but backups bolster them to preseason win

In a game that would fit the description of a preseason contest to perfection, the 49ers' starters struggled with costly penalties, mistakes and red zone issues. After the starters departed, the penalties continued, but there were enough big plays to ......mehr

Quelle : ESPN (blog)

49ers rookie review: Strong starts for Solomon Thomas, CJ Beathard

1A. DL Solomon Thomas. The No. 3 pick in the draft didn't start -- Tank Carradine did -- but made an impact on his first snap when he pressured Tyler Bray into an interception. Thomas played throughout the contest -- he, Reuben Foster, Ahkello ......mehr

Quelle : Sacramento Bee

49ers' Solomon Thomas battles Chiefs, butterflies in NFL debut

The 49ers' rookie defensive lineman first entered Friday's preseason game on a third-and-6 situation in the first quarter. Ahmad Brooks flushed Chiefs quarterback Tyler Bray toward Thomas and he pounced, pressuring Bray into a bad throw that cornerback ......mehr

Quelle : Sacramento Bee

49ers Analysis: How rookie CJ Beathard showed promise of better days ahead

After the 49ers first-team offense gasped, wheezed and coughed up three first-half turnovers against the Denver Broncos, en route to a 33-14 defeat at Levi's Stadium, the rookie quarterback waltzed in and showed what Kyle Shanahan's offense is supposed ......mehr

Quelle : The Mercury News

49ers game review: Offensive miscues mask solid defensive effort

You've probably read that the 49ers' first-string offense played poorly against the Broncos on Saturday. (I can verify that). That unit's mistake-filled game, however, overshadowed the 49ers defense, which despite being saddled with bad field position ......mehr

Quelle : Sacramento Bee

Easy Reid: 49ers' Safety Perfect Fit for New Scheme

When Eric Reid joined the 49ers as a first-round pick in 2013, he was fearless, and perhaps a slight bit reckless. Maybe it's better to say that he played with reckless abandon. By all accounts, Reid is a very cerebral player, but he was a big hitter ......mehr

Quelle : 49ers Webzone (blog)

Brian Hoyer explains random fumble, 49ers penalties, offensive struggles

Saturday brought us an ugly evening of football from the San Francisco 49ers, with the first team offense looking particularly rough. There were certainly some quality moments, but there is no way we can overlook the turnovers, penalties, and ......mehr

Quelle : Niners Nation