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CJ Beathard will be the 49ers’ starting quarterback for the foreseeable future. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr Creative Commons)

49ers prepare for long term with CJ Beathard at control of offense

SANTA CLARA — Brian Hoyer did his best, Kyle Shanahan said on…

 

Brian Hoyer has been killed by the media for having a perceived bad attitude. His teammates disagree. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Brian Hoyer has support of teammates as 49ers come to terms with 0-4 record

SANTA CLARA — The way the 49ers see it, they’re just a…

 

Todd Gurley was a load for the 49ers defense on Thursday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

49ers can’t win first good Thursday Night Football game ever

SANTA CLARA — It was the first entertaining Thursday Night Football game…

 

Pierre Garcon celebrates after one of his seven receptions on Thursday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

49ers find new, exciting way to lose

SANTA CLARA — Through three games, the 49ers have shown an ability…

Pierre Garcon celebrates after one of his seven receptions on Thursday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman holds Seahawks running back Chris Carson to no gain on a rush in the third quarter on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)

49ers realize best-case-scenario loss in Seattle

SEATTLE — In his first season as head coach of the 49ers,…

49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman holds Seahawks running back Chris Carson to no gain on a rush in the third quarter on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)
K’Wuan Williams tries to wrangle Carolina running back Christian McCaffrey during the 49ers’ 23-3 loss to the Panthers on Sunday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Seahawks should be flattered by 49ers’ imitation

SANTA CLARA — Just a few years ago, the 49ers and Seattle…

K’Wuan Williams tries to wrangle Carolina running back Christian McCaffrey during the 49ers’ 23-3 loss to the Panthers on Sunday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The 49ers were left wondering what was happening for most of their contest against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

No good: Kyle Shanahan’s debut for 49ers marred by the bad and the ugly

SANTA CLARA — When it comes to bad teams, I’m a believer…

The 49ers were left wondering what was happening for most of their contest against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Eric Reid (35) and Reuben Foster (56) returned to the practice field on Wednesday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

5 takeaways from the 49ers sloppy preseason loss

SANTA CLARA — The 49ers lost to the Denver Broncos on Saturday.…

Eric Reid (35) and Reuben Foster (56) returned to the practice field on Wednesday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Pierre Garçon found himself in the middle of a skirmish with the Denver Broncos secondary on Thursday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

As 49ers break camp, fights and high praise rule the day

SANTA CLARA — Thursday was the last real day of training camp…

Pierre Garçon found himself in the middle of a skirmish with the Denver Broncos secondary on Thursday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Starting quarterback Brian Hoyer watches fourth-stringer Nick Mullens take a rep during 49ers training camp in Santa Clara. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

New season is here, but same ol’ QB quandry remains for 49ers

Are you ready for some football? Sure. Of course. Next question ...…

Starting quarterback Brian Hoyer watches fourth-stringer Nick Mullens take a rep during 49ers training camp in Santa Clara. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Kyle Shanahan speaks with John York on Wednesday at training camp. Shanahan is taking a deliberate approach to rebuilding the 49ers. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Kyle Shanahan takes a building-block approach to 49ers rebuild

The reboot of the 49ers officially began days after the last game…

Kyle Shanahan speaks with John York on Wednesday at training camp. Shanahan is taking a deliberate approach to rebuilding the 49ers. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Logan Paulsen. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr)

New 49ers regime adds several players as free agency officially opens

General manager John Lynch told 49ers fans on Wednesday to stay awake,…

Logan Paulsen. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr)
New 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan, left, speaks to Brian Hoyer, right, when they were both with the Cleveland Browns. (Courtesy Erik Drost/Flickr)

Report: 49ers find a quarterback to add to roster

The 49ers will have a quarterback on their roster come Thursday. It'll…

New 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan, left, speaks to Brian Hoyer, right, when they were both with the Cleveland Browns. (Courtesy Erik Drost/Flickr)
The options for the 49ers to fill their quarterbacking vacancies are many, and with a new regime in place, there's even hope they make the right decision. They could trade for Kirk Cousins, draft Deshaun Watson or sign Tyrod Taylor. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr; Adam Carins/Columbus Dispatch/TNS)

A guide to the 49ers’ many options for their next quarterback

With Colin Kaepernick opting out of the last year of his contract,…

The options for the 49ers to fill their quarterbacking vacancies are many, and with a new regime in place, there's even hope they make the right decision. They could trade for Kirk Cousins, draft Deshaun Watson or sign Tyrod Taylor. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr; Adam Carins/Columbus Dispatch/TNS)