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Robert Saleh. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers defenders stand behind defensive coordinator Robert Saleh

SANTA CLARA — Over the last few weeks, San Francisco 49ers defensive…

 

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster goes through a drill on Sept. 20, 2018 at the 49ers' practice facility in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers LB Reuben Foster struggling with nagging shoulder injury, does not want to miss time

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Reuben Foster has been on the San Francisco…

 

Defensive cornerback Richard Sherman (#25) of the San Francisco 49ers pumps up the crowd during the second quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on Oct. 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif.  (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers lose as Aaron Rodgers orchestrates final-drive magic

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner Through 58 minutes of football,…

 

Defensive cornerback Richard Sherman (#25) of the San Francisco 49ers pumps up the crowd during the second quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on Oct. 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif.  (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Where do the San Francisco 49ers go from here?

By C.J.Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — Approaching the midway…

Defensive cornerback Richard Sherman (#25) of the San Francisco 49ers pumps up the crowd during the second quarter of the game at Levi's Stadium on Oct. 7, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif.  (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) works on footwork with cornerbacks Ahkello Witherspoon (23) and Jimmie Ward (20) on Sept. 20, 2018 in Santa Clara. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: What to Watch vs. San Diego Chargers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner For the first time since…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman (25) works on footwork with cornerbacks Ahkello Witherspoon (23) and Jimmie Ward (20) on Sept. 20, 2018 in Santa Clara. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Wide receiver Dante Pettis runs a route on air during the first practice of San Francisco 49ers training camp in July of 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers practice notebook: Injuries not as dire, Pettis makes a wager

SANTA CLARA -- With No. 11 Washington hosting No. 20 BYU this…

Wide receiver Dante Pettis runs a route on air during the first practice of San Francisco 49ers training camp in July of 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch addresses the media at Levi's Stadium on July 25, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch addresses the media at Levi's Stadium on July 25, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Malcolm Smith, Richard Sherman good for Week 1 against a talented Vikings offense

SANTA CLARA -- San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh said that…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Richie James reaches up for a pass in one-on-ones during training camp practice against cornerback Greg Mabin. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: Five takeaways from final preseason game

By C.J.Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- The San Francisco…

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Richie James reaches up for a pass in one-on-ones during training camp practice against cornerback Greg Mabin. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen DeForest Buckner (99) and Sheldon Day (96) share a moment during stretching on August 5, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara training facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers experimenting with flipping Solomon Thomas, DeForest Buckner

By: C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The…

San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen DeForest Buckner (99) and Sheldon Day (96) share a moment during stretching on August 5, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara training facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Marquise Goodwin (11) runs a route during San Francisco 49ers training camp practice on July 26, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Marquise Goodwin shines as San Francisco 49ers open training camp

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- On the first passing play from scrimmage, San…

Marquise Goodwin (11) runs a route during San Francisco 49ers training camp practice on July 26, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive end Cassius Marsh (54) and San Francisco 49ers linebacker Jimmie Gilbert (47) celebrate during a game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on December 24, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

49ers reward Cassius Marsh with two-year deal

Cassius Marsh was a pleasant surprise for the 49ers in 2017, and…

San Francisco 49ers defensive end Cassius Marsh (54) and San Francisco 49ers linebacker Jimmie Gilbert (47) celebrate during a game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on December 24, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
John Lynch keeps the players in mind as a general manager. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Can next year’s 49ers be this year’s Jaguars?

The 49ers’ current three-game win streak has the Faithful think big. And…

John Lynch keeps the players in mind as a general manager. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Adrian Colbert (38) and Reuben Foster (56) are both 49ers rookies who are thriving under the team’s simple defensive scheme. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)

How the 49ers rush defense hoisted itself up from rock bottom

SANTA CLARA — Week 7 still haunts 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh.…

Adrian Colbert (38) and Reuben Foster (56) are both 49ers rookies who are thriving under the team’s simple defensive scheme. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune)
With injuries plaguing their secondary, the Seattle Seahawks have looked past their prime. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)

Seahawks serve as a reminder of our mortality

Neither team playing at Levi’s Stadium today will win the Super Bowl…

With injuries plaguing their secondary, the Seattle Seahawks have looked past their prime. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)
Carlos Hyde projects to be a highly sought after free agent this upcoming offseason. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Can Raiders, 49ers lock up their best players long term?

Carlos Hyde has been a source of steady production for the 49ers…

Carlos Hyde projects to be a highly sought after free agent this upcoming offseason. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The 49ers defense has had one good outing this season. Was it a fluke or do they have some promising talent? The Faithful will get an answer to that question today against a beat up Arizona Cardinals O-line. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

It’s time for the 49ers D to show something

Before the season, Pro Football Focus ranked the 49ers’ defensive front-seven as…

The 49ers defense has had one good outing this season. Was it a fluke or do they have some promising talent? The Faithful will get an answer to that question today against a beat up Arizona Cardinals O-line. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
Robert Saleh. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

How will the 49ers fill the void left by Tank Carradine?

The 49ers’ lone appearance in primetime was not kind. Playing on a…

Robert Saleh. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
49ers' players Tank Carradine, Quinton Dial, and Eli Harold collapse on each other during the second quarter San Francisco 49ers vs. Denver Broncos preseason game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on Saturday, August 19th, 2017. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

49ers defensive coordinator revels in depth chart uncertainty

Last year, the 49ers defense had too many problems to count. According…

49ers' players Tank Carradine, Quinton Dial, and Eli Harold collapse on each other during the second quarter San Francisco 49ers vs. Denver Broncos preseason game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on Saturday, August 19th, 2017. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)