Jared Goff

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…

 

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff looks for an open receiver against the Washington Redskins in the first quarter on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Coliseum in Los Angeles, Calif. (Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Rams QB Jared Goff returns home to play his childhood team in a superlative season

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff has been…

 

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr. (Aleah Fajardo/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Penalties, lack of execution and lack of pass rush sink Raiders in Jon Gruden’s return

OAKLAND -- Derek Carr zipped a 32-yard gainer up the seam to…

 

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…

Todd Gurley was a load for the 49ers defense on Thursday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
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)
Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff looks for an open receiver against the Washington Redskins in the first quarter on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Coliseum in Los Angeles, Calif. (Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Jared Goff comes home again — older, wiser, better

Former Cal golden boy Jared Goff will play in the first nationally…

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff looks for an open receiver against the Washington Redskins in the first quarter on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Coliseum in Los Angeles, Calif. (Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick celebrates his two-point conversion against Los Angeles Rams late in the fourth quarter at the Los Angeles Coliseum on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016. The 49ers won, 22-21. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Colin Kaepernick passes for two TDs, runs for another as 49ers beat LA again

Depending on how you view things, Sunday was a great or horrible…

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick celebrates his two-point conversion against Los Angeles Rams late in the fourth quarter at the Los Angeles Coliseum on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016. The 49ers won, 22-21. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
Christian McCaffrey has nothing left to prove. (Courtesy Michael Li/Flickr)

Christian McCaffrey should keep on running — right to the NFL

Hey, look, Jim Plunkett just pulled out of the 1971 Rose Bowl…

Christian McCaffrey has nothing left to prove. (Courtesy Michael Li/Flickr)
Cal head coach Sonny Dykes talks to reporters at the Pac-12 football media day in Los Angeles on Thursday. (Reed Saxon/AP)

‘Conference of Quarterbacks’ appears to lack star quarterbacks

LOS ANGELES — The Pac-12 has no clear football favorite this fall,…

Cal head coach Sonny Dykes talks to reporters at the Pac-12 football media day in Los Angeles on Thursday. (Reed Saxon/AP)
Colin Kaepernick and Blaine Gabbert are the 49ers' quarterbacks, which means they have an unsettled position battle. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Camp Kelly sounds like more of the same ol’ same old

Are you ready for some football? Ready for some 49ers football? Yeah,…

Colin Kaepernick and Blaine Gabbert are the 49ers' quarterbacks, which means they have an unsettled position battle. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Free agent Dashon Goldson said he reached out to the Oakland Raiders about possibly joining the Silver and Black in the upcoming NFL season. (Alex Brandon/AP)

Everyone wants to rep the East Bay

Former San Francisco 49er Dashon Goldson says he’d like to return to…

Free agent Dashon Goldson said he reached out to the Oakland Raiders about possibly joining the Silver and Black in the upcoming NFL season. (Alex Brandon/AP)
The excitement of the NBA Playoffs can finally get under way with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors ready to do battle in the Western Conference Finals. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

’Bout time: NBA needs Thunder-Warriors clash

OK, now that the jayvee games are over finally, can we start…

The excitement of the NBA Playoffs can finally get under way with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors ready to do battle in the Western Conference Finals. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
The bright lights of Hollywood are fixed on Jared Goff ever since the Los Angeles Rams drafted him with the No. 1 overall pick.  (Mark J. Terrill/AP)

Ready or not, King Goff is off to Hollywood

It’s far too early to say how this Jared Goff thing will…

The bright lights of Hollywood are fixed on Jared Goff ever since the Los Angeles Rams drafted him with the No. 1 overall pick.  (Mark J. Terrill/AP)
Chip Kelly sure does love former Oregon players. And Trent Baalke can't help himself from trading up for a guy with little demand. Seems the 49ers' new union is off to a great start. (Ben Margot/AP)

Under Kelly, Baalke, Niners’ draft gets stranger by the pick

Just when you thought the 49ers’ draft days couldn’t get any any…

Chip Kelly sure does love former Oregon players. And Trent Baalke can't help himself from trading up for a guy with little demand. Seems the 49ers' new union is off to a great start. (Ben Margot/AP)
Former Cal quarterback Jared Goff was the first overall selection in the NFL Draft, which started on Thursday. Niners fans wept. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)

Weary Goff ready to make big waves in L.A.

CHICAGO — Jared Goff always did look good in Cal blue and gold.…

Former Cal quarterback Jared Goff was the first overall selection in the NFL Draft, which started on Thursday. Niners fans wept. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP)
Jared Goff said on the eve of the draft that he expects to be compared to Carson Wentz for the rest of his career. (Darron Cummings/AP)

Goff knows his career will be linked to Wentz’s

Soon-to-be top pick Jared Goff said Wednesday he’s excited for the NFL…

Jared Goff said on the eve of the draft that he expects to be compared to Carson Wentz for the rest of his career. (Darron Cummings/AP)
The Cleveland Browns are reportedly offering their No. 2 overall pick to interested buyers. Will the 49ers move up to pick homegrown prospect Jared Goff? (Darron Cummings/AP)

Phil Simms doesn’t like Jared Goff, do the 49ers?

The 49ers were a bad team in 2015. So the 2016 NFL…

The Cleveland Browns are reportedly offering their No. 2 overall pick to interested buyers. Will the 49ers move up to pick homegrown prospect Jared Goff? (Darron Cummings/AP)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Blaine Gabbert (2) passes against the Detroit Lions during an NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski/AP)

Chip can never have just one (quarterback)

Chip Kelly says he’s a fan of Colin Kaepernick, Cal’s Jared Goff…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Blaine Gabbert (2) passes against the Detroit Lions during an NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit. (Rick Osentoski/AP)
Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson likes the quarterbacks he could potentially sign. All of them. (Tony Dejak/AP)

Hue Jackson praises Jared Goff, every other QB he’s asked about

This NFL offseason, it’s hard to differentiate between the Cleveland Browns and…

Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson likes the quarterbacks he could potentially sign. All of them. (Tony Dejak/AP)
Quarterback Jared Goff says playing for the 49ers “would be awesome.” But does anyone in their right mind want to join Trent Baalke, left, and Jed York aboard the derailing train that is the San Francisco 49ers? (Marcio Jose Sanchez/2015 AP)

Does Goff really want 49ers’ chaos?

So now we know why the 49ers aren’t spending much on free…

Quarterback Jared Goff says playing for the 49ers “would be awesome.” But does anyone in their right mind want to join Trent Baalke, left, and Jed York aboard the derailing train that is the San Francisco 49ers? (Marcio Jose Sanchez/2015 AP)