Jim Harbaugh

Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoRaiders defensive end Justin Tuck says the Bay Area rivalry with the 49ers will bring the best out of both teams.

49ers, Raiders enter rivalry game with many issues

The 49ers and Raiders aren't exactly soaring into the once-every-four-years Battle of…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoRaiders defensive end Justin Tuck says the Bay Area rivalry with the 49ers will bring the best out of both teams.
Matt Ludtke/ap file photoNiners coach Jim Harbaugh needs to let quarterback Colin Kaepernick do what he does best and not force him into a pocket passer.

Harbaugh failing to adapt with Kaepernick

The most important part of being a coach, a boss or a…

Matt Ludtke/ap file photoNiners coach Jim Harbaugh needs to let quarterback Colin Kaepernick do what he does best and not force him into a pocket passer.
Tony Avelar/AP file photoNiners coach Jim Harbaugh was grilled Monday after team CEO Jed York said Thursday's performance against the Seahawks "wasn't acceptable."

Harbaugh vows to 'get it right' with 49ers

SANTA CLARA -- Jim Harbaugh won't say whether he has spoken to…

Tony Avelar/AP file photoNiners coach Jim Harbaugh was grilled Monday after team CEO Jed York said Thursday's performance against the Seahawks "wasn't acceptable."
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoToday’s game between the 49ers and Seahawks will be the teams’ first game against each other since last year’s NFC Championship Game that ended on when Seattle’s Richard Sherman (25) tipped a pass in away from the Niners’ Michael Crabtree (15) in the end zone.

Round 1 will set stage for heavyweight finish between 49ers, Seahawks

The last time the 49ers played on Thanksgiving, most of the pregame…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoToday’s game between the 49ers and Seahawks will be the teams’ first game against each other since last year’s NFC Championship Game that ended on when Seattle’s Richard Sherman (25) tipped a pass in away from the Niners’ Michael Crabtree (15) in the end zone.
Billy Hurst/AP FILE PHOTONiners linebacker Ahmad Brooks had heated words for defensive line coach Jim Tomsula during Sunday’s game against the Giants.

Brooks apologizes to 49ers for harsh words

Ahmad Brooks embarrassed himself, and the veteran linebacker apologized to his 49ers…

Billy Hurst/AP FILE PHOTONiners linebacker Ahmad Brooks had heated words for defensive line coach Jim Tomsula during Sunday’s game against the Giants.
Jeff Chiu/ap FILE PHOTONiners defensive coordinator Vic Fangio

Fangio positioned nicely whether Harbaugh stays or goes

Is Vic Fangio the next George Seifert? If things in Ninersville keep…

Jeff Chiu/ap FILE PHOTONiners defensive coordinator Vic Fangio
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DA won't file charges against 49ers' Ray McDonald

The Santa Clara County district attorney's office declined to file charges against…

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49ers need a win as they visit Saints

Niners coach Jim Harbaugh is generally a man of few words when…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoThe future for Jim Harbaugh seems murky as of late.

Could 49ers, Raiders be bracing for bizarre coach moves?

Even if the 49ers manage to win in New Orleans on Sunday,…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoThe future for Jim Harbaugh seems murky as of late.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoJoe Staley and the 49ers are looking to rebound this week against the Saints after back-to-back losses.

49ers looking to regroup after tough loss

SANTA CLARA -- Halfway through the regular season, the San Francisco 49ers…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoJoe Staley and the 49ers are looking to rebound this week against the Saints after back-to-back losses.
Jeff Chiu/AP file photoRunning back Marcus Lattimore

49ers' Lattimore to retire due to knee injuries

SANTA CLARA -- Running back Marcus Lattimore never played an NFL snap…

Jeff Chiu/AP file photoRunning back Marcus Lattimore
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.
AP file photoNiners running back Marcus Lattimore is contemplating retirement due to a serious knee injury he sustained in college two years ago. He has not played in an NFL game.

49ers' Marcus Lattimore weighing football future

SANTA CLARA -- San Francisco 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore is weighing…

AP file photoNiners running back Marcus Lattimore is contemplating retirement due to a serious knee injury he sustained in college two years ago. He has not played in an NFL game.
Jack Dempsey/AP file photoNiners quarterback Colin Kaepernick had his best passing day of the season in the first game against the Rams.

49ers prepared for potential Rams trickery

SANTA CLARA -- When the 49ers play St. Louis, and in this…

Jack Dempsey/AP file photoNiners quarterback Colin Kaepernick had his best passing day of the season in the first game against the Rams.
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Rookie center Marcus Martin to make NFL debut

Colin Kaepernick offered a few encouraging words, and rookie Marcus Martin knew…

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Joe Mahoney/AP file photoDuring his first three years of a five-year contract

Unfazed, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh doing it his way

SANTA CLARA — The way his big brother tells it, Jim Harbaugh…

Joe Mahoney/AP file photoDuring his first three years of a five-year contract
Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoDefensive end Justin Smith and the Niners have relied on “old-school football” to break out of early-season doldrums recently.

49ers aiming to keep Rams down

Two straight wins might have quieted down talk about Jim Harbaugh's future…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/ap file photoDefensive end Justin Smith and the Niners have relied on “old-school football” to break out of early-season doldrums recently.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoNiners coach Jim Harbaugh has been on the hot seat as reports have come out about alleged player dissension.

Harbaugh, York have 'real good talk'

SANTA CLARA -- San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York stopped by Jim…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoNiners coach Jim Harbaugh has been on the hot seat as reports have come out about alleged player dissension.
John Froschauer/AP PhotoSan Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh walks off the field at the end of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks

Victory shows what 49ers are really made of

Sunday's 22-17 win by the 49ers over the Kansas City Chiefs was…

John Froschauer/AP PhotoSan Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh walks off the field at the end of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezSan Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) is congratulated by head coach Jim Harbaugh after scoring on a 55-yard touchdown reception against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara

Jim Harbaugh dismisses reports of 49ers discord

Jim Harbaugh has no time for Deion Sanders, Trent Dilfer or others…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezSan Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) is congratulated by head coach Jim Harbaugh after scoring on a 55-yard touchdown reception against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara