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  1. Cornerback position remains in spotlight

    Bill Williamson

    With organized team activities in full swing for the San Francisco 49ers, the biggest on-field question the team must answer is at cornerback. The team is undergoing a major transformation at the position. Two of their top three cornerbacks last s...

    Blog | June 06, 2014
  2. Scout lauds Hyde selection

    Bill Williamson

    The San Francisco 49ers has been roundly applauded for their draft class. One of the players who stands out is Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde, who the 49ers took with the No. 57 overall pick in the second round. The rugged Hyde is considered ...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  3. No Pro Bowl in Santa Clara

    Bill Williamson

    While NFC West rival Arizona is scheduled to host a Pro Bowl-Super Bowl doubleheader next year, the San Francisco 49ers very likely will not do the same in 2016. The NFL announced Wednesday that the Pro Bowl will be in Arizona next January, a week...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  4. How Chris Cook could affect 49ers' defense

    Bill Williamson

    It's probably not accurate to believe the San Francisco 49ers are going all in with Chris Cook and the one-high safety scheme. After all, Cook signed a one-year deal worth the veteran minimum with no guaranteed money. If he was going to be the cen...

    Blog | March 21, 2014
  5. Breaking down 49ers' pursuit of WRs

    Bill Williamson

    Let's look deeper into the San Francisco 49ers' interest in free-agent receivers Julian Edelman of New England and Hakeem Nicks of the New York Giants. Odds of landing them: There is competition. The Patriots want Edelman back and Cleveland has be...

    Blog | March 14, 2014
  6. Scout applauds Jonathan Martin addition

    Bill Williamson

    Tuesday night, after news broke of the 49ers trade for embattled offensive lineman Jonathan Martin from Miami, I lauded the deal for being perfect. The trade put Martin, the center of a bizarre bullying case with Dolphin offensive linemates last s...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  7. Kicking options dwindling for 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    Don't blink, free agency moves fast -- and it hasn't even started yet. Tuesday morning we looked at potential replacements for the San Francisco 49ers' top options. In the meantime, the alternatives should kicker Phil Dawson go elsewhere have begu...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  8. 49ers make rare change on offensive line

    Bill Williamson

    The San Francisco 49ers took a step Thursday that will signal change on their starting offensive line for the first time since 2011. The team extended the contract of backup Daniel Kilgore through 2017. His deal was set to expire next season. It i...

    Blog | February 27, 2014
  9. A look at veteran LBs that could help 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    With the San Francisco 49ers facing the possibility of playing half the season without star inside linebacker NaVorro Bowman as he recovers from a torn ACL, the team could look for a veteran addition to compete for playing time. General manager Tr...

    Blog | February 27, 2014
  10. Scout: Absence of Harvin is giant factor

    Bill Williamson

    SEATTLE -- The fact that Seattle Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin will miss the NFC Championship Game Sunday could be a game shifter, ESPN analyst Matt Williamson said. It could be a big reason why the San Francisco 49ers pull an upset, Williamson s...

    Blog | January 18, 2014
  11. Willis, Bowman give 49ers unique edge

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- As he dressed alongside NaVorro Bowman, after another dominant San Francisco 49ers defensive performance that propelled the team to its third straight NFC Championship Game, Patrick Willis looked up. "This is the greatest sp...

    Blog | January 15, 2014
  12. What loss of Bruce Miller means to 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- It would be a bit of a stretch to say the personality of the San Francisco 49ers will be ruined by the loss of their fullback. However, there is no discounting it; the loss of the versatile, valuable Bruce Miller will hurt t...

    Blog | December 16, 2013
  13. 49ers' offensive line remains in flux

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- There is a chance the San Francisco 49ers will have one of their standout offensive linemen back for a crucial game against visiting Seattle on Sunday. Niners coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday left guard Mike Iupati, who is under...

    Blog | December 02, 2013
  14. What losing Iupati would mean

    Bill Williamson

    NEW ORLEANS -- The San Francisco 49ers' offense doesn't need any more challenges right about now. Yet, it may be dealt one. The team is awaiting word on the severity of a left knee injury suffered by standout guard Mike Iupati. He was carted off t...

    Blog | November 18, 2013
  15. Kaepernick-Newton play for first time

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Cam Newton was the No. 1 overall pick of the 2011 draft. The San Francisco 49ers had no chance to move up and get him. They happily took quarterback Colin Kaepernick 35 picks later. On Sunday, the two dynamic young quarterba...

    Blog | November 08, 2013
  16. 49ers getting major reinforcements

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers' practice field is an amazingly talented place these days. In what has a chance to be one of the more compelling stories in the NFL in the second half, the 49ers are getting several reinforcements. ...

    Blog | November 06, 2013