On Friday Sept. 10, support the San Francisco 49ers by wearing your jersey to work or school and you can win a one-of-a-kind prize! By wearing 49ers gear on the 10th, you’ll also help raise money for the United Way’s effort to end childhood obesity.
UPDATE: We’ll be posting the best 49ers party photos in this blog starting Friday. Register your party by clicking on one of the links in the bottom of this post and send us your Back to Football party photos all weekend long to this email address: BTFPhoto@NINERS.NFL.COM
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Back in OTAs, Mike Singletary said the final players to make his 53-man roster would be the ones who contribute the most on special teams.
On Monday, the 49ers head coach reiterated those intentions days after his team put its best special teams performance together in a 28-24 win over the Oakland Raiders.
Tags: Aubrayo Franklin, Brian Westbrook, Brit Miller, Joe Staley, Kurt Schottenheimer, Michael Crabtree, Michael Robinson, Phillip Adams, Vernon Davis
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The 49ers are proud to partner with Coors Light, Chavez Supermarkets, Estrella TV KTNC & Wild 94.9 KYLD to bring a Football Fiesta to the parking lot of Candlestick Park prior to the team’s Sept. 2 home game against the San Diego Chargers. The Fiesta located by Gate E will open at 4 p.m. and you must have a game ticket to attend.
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The 49ers go up against their cross-town rivals, the Oakland Raiders, tonight in the “Battle of the Bay!” The game is blacked out locally, but will air on tape delay at 9:00 pm PT on CW 44 Cable 12. If you want live updates from Oakland Coliseum, stay tuned to this blog and follow us on Twitter!
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The 49ers would like to give a special congratulations to the Concord Blue Devils, who recently won the International Drum and Bugle Corps Championships for the second year in a row.
Blue Devils Director David Gibbs also helps produce Niner Noise, and many of the Niner Noise drummers come out of the Blue Devils program.
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Several prominent members of the 49ers are yet to see any action this preseason, but head coach Mike Singletary said that will change when his team faces the Oakland Raiders on Saturday night.
Running backs Frank Gore and Brian Westbrook and wide receiver Michael Crabtree didn’t take the field during the team’s first two contests, but all three will be out there to showcase their talent in the third preseason game.
Tags: Brian Westbrook, Frank Gore, Michael Crabtree
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Although Brian Westbrook has moved to the Bay Area, he hasn’t forgotten about his hometown of Washington DC.
And last week, the 49ers new running back made sure that at least 150 kids from Washington DC area would have the necessary tools to succeed in the classroom.
Tags: Brian Westbrook
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Team President and CEO Jed York is hosting an exclusive event on Thursday in conjunction with the Churchill Club to discuss the role of technology in sports and other important 49ers-related topics. Tickets for the private event held at team headquarters in Santa Clara are still available and can be purchased by clicking here.
Tags: Jed York
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Once again the 49ers are back on the field for another practice session at team headquarters in Santa Clara. I wonder if the competitiveness from the morning “ownership period” will carry over into the afternoon.
It’s a lot cooler this now than it was on Tuesday. The players are in shells, and several veterans are getting a practice courtesy, which means they won’t participate.
Individual drills are taking place on both fields at the moment. Check back for more updates as practice unfolds.
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The San Francisco 49ers preseason game against the Oakland Raiders will now be broadcast at 9:00 p.m. PDT on Saturday, August 28 instead of the previously announced time of 10:00 p.m. PDT. The game will still be broadcast on KBCW/CW 44 Cable 12 as previously announced. Kick-off time remains the same, scheduled for 6:00 p.m. PDT.
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