Jed York

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly walks the sidelines before an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, in Philadelphia. (Michael Perez/AP)

As 49ers examine Kelly, Jackson next up

On a candidates list otherwise short of starpower, the 49ers have found…

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly walks the sidelines before an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, in Philadelphia. (Michael Perez/AP)
Former Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly, left, and New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton are hardly easy decisions to take over the San Francisco 49ers.

Kelly, Payton come with baggage

If you’ve read imaginative ramblings that Larry Ellison will swoop in from…

Former Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly, left, and New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton are hardly easy decisions to take over the San Francisco 49ers.
Word is the 49ers have some interest in hiring New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton to replace Jim Tomsula, but they have some stiff competition in the form of the New York Giants, who Payton may find more appealing. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Kelly wants gig, but 49ers have company in Payton race

Chip Kelly covets the job and has alerted the 49ers. Sean Payton…

Word is the 49ers have some interest in hiring New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton to replace Jim Tomsula, but they have some stiff competition in the form of the New York Giants, who Payton may find more appealing. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
49ers Chief Executive Officer Jed York gestures while speaking to reporters during a media conference Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. York answered questions regarding the announcement that Jim Tomsula has been relieved of his head coaching duties. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

York tries and, as usual, fails

He had me reeled in, I’ll admit. Five yards from my seat…

49ers Chief Executive Officer Jed York gestures while speaking to reporters during a media conference Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. York answered questions regarding the announcement that Jim Tomsula has been relieved of his head coaching duties. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Francisco 49ers Chief Executive Officer Jed York gestures while speaking to reporters during a media conference Monday in Santa Clara. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

49ers CEO Jed York: Trent Baalke will remain general manager

SANTA CLARA — San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York is retaining Trent…

San Francisco 49ers Chief Executive Officer Jed York gestures while speaking to reporters during a media conference Monday in Santa Clara. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Jim Tomsula, walking off the field Sunday with assistant coach Tony Sparano after his final game as 49ers' head coach, is one of many reasons why a once-iconic franchise has hit rock-bottom.  (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Payton Place? Not with Baalke still here

Ignore the Yorkaganda and realize this much: Dumping Jim Tomsula, in and…

Jim Tomsula, walking off the field Sunday with assistant coach Tony Sparano after his final game as 49ers' head coach, is one of many reasons why a once-iconic franchise has hit rock-bottom.  (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
San Francisco 49ers fullback Bruce Miller (49) celebrates with teammates during overtime of an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in Santa Clara on Sunday. The 49ers won 19-16 in overtime. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Tomsula fired, Harbaugh tweets, ‘You will reap what you sow’

Twelve months after the 49ers parted ways with their most successful coach…

San Francisco 49ers fullback Bruce Miller (49) celebrates with teammates during overtime of an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in Santa Clara on Sunday. The 49ers won 19-16 in overtime. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Stanford coach David Shaw, walking off with another Rose Bowl prize, would require only a 14-mile reach for the 49ers. But Shaw likely wants no part of a struggling franchise’s inner workings. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Unless Jed vanishes, Shaw-49ers no match

PASADENA — Forget Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Coach Khaki, who says…

Stanford coach David Shaw, walking off with another Rose Bowl prize, would require only a 14-mile reach for the 49ers. But Shaw likely wants no part of a struggling franchise’s inner workings. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Look, Jed: Harbaugh can coach

ORLANDO, Fla. - Someone forgot to tell Michigan that this was supposed…

Jim Tomsula and the 49ers will head into the offseason with a great deal of uncertainty about next year’s roster. (Jose Juarez/AP)

Tomsula hasn’t been told about his future

With his disappointing first full season as 49ers head coach coming to…

Jim Tomsula and the 49ers will head into the offseason with a great deal of uncertainty about next year’s roster. (Jose Juarez/AP)
John York, 49ers CEO Jed York’s father, said the family is disappointed in the way the team is performing this season. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

John York: ‘We are disappointed’

He used to be the guy who took the media pounding and…

John York, 49ers CEO Jed York’s father, said the family is disappointed in the way the team is performing this season. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
Since relocating to a state-of-the-art facility in Santa Clara, the 49ers have been woeful - both on and off the field. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

If John York ‘loves’ 49ers, he’ll fire Jed

At an “informal, relaxing luncheon” in Redwood City, John York will discuss…

Since relocating to a state-of-the-art facility in Santa Clara, the 49ers have been woeful - both on and off the field. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
The only way CEO Jed York can save the 49ers is to cut his losses in coach Jim Tomsula and general manager Trent Baalke, seek out the advice of his uncle, Eddie DeBartolo Jr., and stop meddling in football matters. (Richard Drew/AP)

Jed created debacle that he can’t fix

Other than finding a general manager, a head coach, two coordinators, a…

The only way CEO Jed York can save the 49ers is to cut his losses in coach Jim Tomsula and general manager Trent Baalke, seek out the advice of his uncle, Eddie DeBartolo Jr., and stop meddling in football matters. (Richard Drew/AP)
Jim Tomsula insists he isn’t a puppet

Tomsula’s seat should be hot

If ticket prices were cheap and the stadium was in Golden Gate…

Jim Tomsula insists he isn’t a puppet
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, left, and backup quarterback Blaine Gabbert warm up before last week’s game against the Seattle Seahawks at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. (Ben Margot/AP)

Kap should be traded, not smeared

How do you think people become CEOs in life? They snitch and…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, left, and backup quarterback Blaine Gabbert warm up before last week’s game against the Seattle Seahawks at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. (Ben Margot/AP)
General manager Trent Baalke needs to shoulder most of the responsibility for the 49ers’ dismal showing this season, largely in part to his poor draft selections. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Don’t forget Baalke in blame game

While quarterback Colin Kaepernick and head coach Jim Tomsula catch much of…

General manager Trent Baalke needs to shoulder most of the responsibility for the 49ers’ dismal showing this season, largely in part to his poor draft selections. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
The 49ers franchise can establish a new home-field advantage at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara with a win over the Seattle Seahawks tonight. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Cure Levi’s Blues? Simply, Win

There is nothing in your Stadium Builder’s License, not even some sneaky…

The 49ers franchise can establish a new home-field advantage at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara with a win over the Seattle Seahawks tonight. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York talks to reporters during a break of the NFL owners meeting in New York on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. (Richard Drew/AP)

Impeach York? Write on

It sure stinks to be a 49ers’ fan these days. Your team…

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York talks to reporters during a break of the NFL owners meeting in New York on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. (Richard Drew/AP)
In the 2005 NFL Draft, the 49ers passed on quarterback Aaron Rodgers and instead drafted Alex Smith - decision that has haunted San Francisco for a decade. (Matt Ludke/AP)

Rodgers to Tomsula: The York mess

Welcome to the intersection of Dysfunction Avenue and Despair Way, site of…

In the 2005 NFL Draft, the 49ers passed on quarterback Aaron Rodgers and instead drafted Alex Smith - decision that has haunted San Francisco for a decade. (Matt Ludke/AP)
Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters celebrates after returning an interception thrown by Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning for a touchdown. (Ed Zurga/AP)

Latest Baalke misfire: Bypassing top CB

This is about a Geep, a Mangenius, a Baalke, a quarterback who…

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters celebrates after returning an interception thrown by Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning for a touchdown. (Ed Zurga/AP)