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49ers general manager Trent Baalke responds to a question during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine on Wednesday. Baalke said he expects quarterback Colin Kaepernick to be with the 49ers next season.  (Darron Cummings/AP)

Kap’s spot safe on 49ers roster … for now

INDIANAPOLIS — 49ers general manager Trent Baalke said quarterback Colin Kaepernick will…

 

San Francisco 49ers fans will have to adjust to seeing Frank Gore don the blue and white for the Colts this season. (Michael Conroy/AP)

Gore thrilled for new start with Colts

ANDERSON, Ind. — Frank Gore came to Indianapolis to win a championship.…

 

Niners quarterback Colin Kaepernick had little to say about recent comments made by Indianapolis Colts running back and former teammate Frank Gore, above, who raved about Andrew Luck’s football acumen. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Gore jab has Kap ducking already

Colin Kaepernick is taking hits already, and these can’t be blamed on…

 

San Francisco 49ers defensive backs L.J. McCray (31), Keith Reaser (27) and Jaquiski Tartt (29) during an NFL football mini-camp in Santa Clara, Calif., Wednesday, June 10, 2015. (Jeff Chiu/AP Photo)

The wreckage in Santa Clara

This feels like one of those post-apocalyptic movies where Colin Kaepernick, played…

San Francisco 49ers defensive backs L.J. McCray (31), Keith Reaser (27) and Jaquiski Tartt (29) during an NFL football mini-camp in Santa Clara, Calif., Wednesday, June 10, 2015. (Jeff Chiu/AP Photo)
Tony Avelar/2014 AP file photoFrank Gore is the leading rusher in 49ers history

Gore reportedly to sign a three-year contract with Eagles

The Frank Gore era with the 49ers appears to be over. The…

Tony Avelar/2014 AP file photoFrank Gore is the leading rusher in 49ers history
Ben Margot/AP PhotoFrank Gore has been wondering if he could be playing his final game with San Francisco this coming Sunday against Arizona.

Gore hopes to stay with 49ers beyond this season

SANTA CLARA -- For weeks, Frank Gore has been pondering the reality…

Ben Margot/AP PhotoFrank Gore has been wondering if he could be playing his final game with San Francisco this coming Sunday against Arizona.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoThe future for Jim Harbaugh seems murky as of late.

49ers are getting away from successful formula

What did the 49ers do during their off week? Talk about their…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoThe future for Jim Harbaugh seems murky as of late.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoNiners running back Frank Gore (21) has had back-to-back games of rushing for at least 100 yards.

49ers' running game finally getting going

SANTA CLARA -- The San Francisco 49ers have found the offensive balance…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoNiners running back Frank Gore (21) has had back-to-back games of rushing for at least 100 yards.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APNiners running back Frank Gore glides into the end zone with a 55-yard reception in the second quarter against the Eagles.

Gore, defense power 49ers past Eagles

SANTA CLARA -- An off-balance Colin Kaepernick improvised, threw across his body…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APNiners running back Frank Gore glides into the end zone with a 55-yard reception in the second quarter against the Eagles.
Bill Haber/apSan Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) scores on a touchdown carry past New Orleans Saints cornerback Corey White (24)

Gore still out to prove himself in 10th season

SANTA CLARA — Frank Gore wants those around him to notice just…

Bill Haber/apSan Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) scores on a touchdown carry past New Orleans Saints cornerback Corey White (24)
Dave Martin/AP file photoEric Wright (30) said he "no longer had the same passion" for the game when announcing his retirement.

Gore suffered broken right ring finger against Seahawks

Niners running back Frank Gore broke his right ring finger in Sunday’s…

Dave Martin/AP file photoEric Wright (30) said he "no longer had the same passion" for the game when announcing his retirement.
Jeff Chiu/APGiants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is a big reason the Giants have the best record in baseball.

NFC Championship will be decided by defenses

In Seattle on Sunday, the emphasis won’t be on the quarterbacks. It…

Jeff Chiu/APGiants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is a big reason the Giants have the best record in baseball.
Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images file photoFrank Gore was successful against the Panthers during their meeting earlier this season.

49ers could look to lean on run game

With frigid temperatures expected at Lambeau Field today for the 49ers’ NFC…

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images file photoFrank Gore was successful against the Panthers during their meeting earlier this season.
AP Photo/Ben MargotSan Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis (85) is tackled by Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Bruce Irvin (51) after a reception in the first half of an NFL football game

Niners slip past Seahawks on late field goal

In a game coach Jim Harbaugh compared to a 3½-hour root canal,…

AP Photo/Ben MargotSan Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis (85) is tackled by Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Bruce Irvin (51) after a reception in the first half of an NFL football game
Derick E. Hingle/2012 usa today sports file photoFrank Gore

Plenty at stake for 49ers in high-profile showdown with Saints

Alex Smith’s 14-yard touchdown pass to Vernon Davis with nine seconds left…

Derick E. Hingle/2012 usa today sports file photoFrank Gore
AP Photo/Sang TanSan Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) breaks the challenge of Jacksonville Jaguars strong safety Johnathan Cyprien (37) on his way to scoring a touchdown during the NFL football game between San Francisco 49ers and Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium in London

Niners’ run game is now a strength

The 49ers have gone from one of the NFL’s worst rushing teams…

AP Photo/Sang TanSan Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) breaks the challenge of Jacksonville Jaguars strong safety Johnathan Cyprien (37) on his way to scoring a touchdown during the NFL football game between San Francisco 49ers and Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium in London
Derick E. Hingle/2012 usa today sports file photoFrank Gore

Niners prove NFC West race is far from decided

As a Canadian transplant to the Bay Area, I receive a lot…

Derick E. Hingle/2012 usa today sports file photoFrank Gore
AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Gore happy Niners are getting back to basics

Wearing a gray San Francisco 49ers hoodie, soft-spoken running back Frank Gore…

AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)

Kendall Hunter looks strong in return to field

All week long, Kendall Hunter peppered fellow San Francisco running back Anthony…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)
AP File PhotoTeam coaches and owners passed a rule forbidding ball carriers

NFL passes helmet rule, ends tuck rule

PHOENIX — NFL owners passed a player safety rule Wednesday barring ball…

AP File PhotoTeam coaches and owners passed a rule forbidding ball carriers