Alfred Morris

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Carl Nassib (94) tackles San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens (4) during the game on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. (Monica Herndon/Tampa Bay Times/TNS)

San Francisco 49ers lose eighth straight in Seattle in Richard Sherman’s return

During the lead-up to Richard Sherman's return to Seattle for the first…

 

SANTA CLARA, CA - OCT 21:  Linebacker Samson Ebukam (#50) of the Los Angeles Rams slaps the football out of quarterback C.J. Beathard (#3) of the San Francisco 49ers to force a fumble during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 21, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Analysis: Five observations from “inexcusable” four-turnover loss to Rams

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner It’s time to see what…

 

San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard is hit in the backfield as Chandler Jones (55) of the Arizona Cardinals bears down on Oct. 7, 2018 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. (Chris Vitorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Five Takeaways: San Francisco 49ers get no takeaways, Arizona Cardinals get five

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- On paper,…

 

Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers catches a pass from Quarterback C.J. Beathard (#3) for a touchdown during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers drop messy game to Arizona Cardinals, lose RB Matt Breida

SANTA CLARA -- The San Francisco 49ers bested the Arizona Cardinals in first…

Running Back Matt Breida (#22) of the San Francisco 49ers catches a pass from Quarterback C.J. Beathard (#3) for a touchdown during the first quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) works on footwork with cornerbacks Ahkello Witherspoon (23) and Jimmie Ward (20) on Sept. 20, 2018 in Santa Clara. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: What to Watch vs. San Diego Chargers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner For the first time since…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) works on footwork with cornerbacks Ahkello Witherspoon (23) and Jimmie Ward (20) on Sept. 20, 2018 in Santa Clara. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Ben Niemann pressures San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the second half on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Ben Niemann pressures San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo in the second half on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Five Takeaways: San Francisco 49ers escape fourth-quarter comeback by Detroit Lions

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- The San…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Minnesota Vikings defensive back Mike Hughes breaks up a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers WR Pierre Garcon in the third quarter on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. The incomplete pass forced a field goal. (Brian Peterson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)

San Francisco 49ers need to shore up red zone work ahead of Week 2 home opener against Lions

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — Moving the…

Minnesota Vikings defensive back Mike Hughes breaks up a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers WR Pierre Garcon in the third quarter on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. The incomplete pass forced a field goal. (Brian Peterson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Jerick McKinnon participates in a drill on the first day of San Francisco 49ers training camp, on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

After Jerick McKinnon ACL tear, San Francisco 49ers running backs ready to take the load

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- San Francisco…

Jerick McKinnon participates in a drill on the first day of San Francisco 49ers training camp, on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr goes through a drill during the first day of training camp on July 27, 2018, in Napa, California. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Where should you draft Derek Carr this fantasy season?

Merry Christmas fantasy football fans, the best part of the year is…

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr goes through a drill during the first day of training camp on July 27, 2018, in Napa, California. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Kolsky: Bold predictions for a new NFL season

The NFL season is just around the corner, so it’s time to…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Mike Person warms up during practice on Aug. 23, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: Five takeaways from Indianapolis, including Alfred Morris and the right guard competition

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner San Francisco 49ers head coach…

San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Mike Person warms up during practice on Aug. 23, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Julian Taylor, seen here practicing at training camp on August 5, 2018, has made a big impact, playing start-to-finish in the preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys. He should make the 53-man roster. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Projecting the 53-man roster for the San Francisco 49ers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — The San…

San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Julian Taylor, seen here practicing at training camp on August 5, 2018, has made a big impact, playing start-to-finish in the preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys. He should make the 53-man roster. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan addresses the media on the first day of training camp, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers to sign running back Alfred Morris

The San Francisco 49ers faced a problem on Sunday: While at the…

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan addresses the media on the first day of training camp, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)