San Francisco 49ers

San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon (28) leans forward on a rush against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: Jerick McKinnon goes down with knee injury

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

San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon (28) leans forward on a rush against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo looks into the crowd before the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Five Takeaways: 49ers with a costly win over the Cowboys

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

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo looks into the crowd before the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle warms up before the 2018 preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys on Aug. 9, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Reports: 49ers George Kittle, Matt Breida avoid serious shoulder injuries in preseason opener against Dallas

Updated: 4:26 p.m. Among the six players who went down with injury…

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle warms up before the 2018 preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys on Aug. 9, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen Solomon Thomas (94) and DeForest Buckner (99) hold Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott after  they combined on a sack at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Preseason: Five questions revisited versus the Dallas Cowboys

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Within the first 12 minutes of game time…

San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen Solomon Thomas (94) and DeForest Buckner (99) hold Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott after  they combined on a sack at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Trent Taylor makes a one-handed catch at practice on Aug. 7, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Trent Taylor bouncing back after surgery

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

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Trent Taylor makes a one-handed catch at practice on Aug. 7, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
A mockup of the helmet decal the San Francisco 49ers will wear this season in honor of the late Dwight Clark. (Courtesy / San Francisco 49ers)

San Francisco 49ers unveil season-long plan to honor Dwight Clark, statue of The Catch

On Wednesday morning, the San Francisco 49ers unveiled a plan to memorialize…

A mockup of the helmet decal the San Francisco 49ers will wear this season in honor of the late Dwight Clark. (Courtesy / San Francisco 49ers)
San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey stands on the sideline during practice on August 7, 2018.

San Francisco 49ers Preseason Preview: Can Mike McGlinchey show up against Dallas Cowboys?

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

San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey stands on the sideline during practice on August 7, 2018.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo readies to throw during one-on-one drills on July 27, 2018, during the first day of training camp in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

For San Francisco 49ers, Jimmy Garoppolo and Kyle Shanahan’s attention to detail could lead to more offensive production

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- During June's OTAs, tight end George Kittle walked…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo readies to throw during one-on-one drills on July 27, 2018, during the first day of training camp in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Kendrick Bourne runs to a drill during practice on August 5, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Training Camp: Secondary hauls in four picks, Kendrick Bourne hauls in a 60-yard TD

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

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Kendrick Bourne runs to a drill during practice on August 5, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Chris Gonzalez practices on his first day with the San Francisco 49ers on August 5, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers won’t have Joshua Garnett, Richard Sherman for preseason opener against Dallas due to injury

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The day before training camp began, San Francisco…

Chris Gonzalez practices on his first day with the San Francisco 49ers on August 5, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Camp Notebook: Richard Sherman comes up lame with hamstring issue

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

Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers fullback Kyle Juszczyk runs a route during the first day of training camp on July 26, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

49ers Training Camp: Fred Warner gets off to a physical start

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

San Francisco 49ers fullback Kyle Juszczyk runs a route during the first day of training camp on July 26, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan addresses the media on the first day of training camp, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: Joshua Garnett will get second opinion on right knee, injury is concerning for Kyle Shanahan

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

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan addresses the media on the first day of training camp, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers first day of training camp in 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Training Camp: Richard Sherman, Adrien Colbert come up with interceptions

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

Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers first day of training camp in 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Terrell Owens took a shot at the 49ers when confronted by TMZ's cameras. (Courtesy Collision Conf/Flickr)

Terrell Owens not attending Canton ceremony is shameful

The Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, during Hall of…

Terrell Owens took a shot at the 49ers when confronted by TMZ's cameras. (Courtesy Collision Conf/Flickr)
Trent Taylor catches a pass in September of 2017. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers activate five from PUP and NFI lists, including Malcolm Smith and Trent Taylor

The San Francisco 49ers have officially activated five players heading into practice…

Trent Taylor catches a pass in September of 2017. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
49ers linebacker Reuben Foster has raw, undeniable talent. But how much are his on-field skills shaping personal matters away from the gridiron? (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster opens up to media after offseason legal troubles

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

49ers linebacker Reuben Foster has raw, undeniable talent. But how much are his on-field skills shaping personal matters away from the gridiron? (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to 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)

San Francisco 49ers Training Camp Notebook: Jimmy Garoppolo finds deep ball with Marquise Goodwin

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

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 running back Matt Breida readies to run a drill during training camp on July 26, 2018 at the SAP Training Facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers offense comes out flat for second consecutive day

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

San Francisco 49ers running back Matt Breida readies to run a drill during training camp on July 26, 2018 at the SAP Training Facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Defensive backs shine during San Francisco 49ers first practice of training camp as Richard Sherman hits the field

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- When safety Adrian Colbert walked into the San…

Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)