Category: Jim Harbaugh

San Francisco 49ers Move Up to Take Eric Reid in the First Round

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Jim Harbaugh wasn't able to nab Eric Reid the first time around. Harbaugh recruited Reid when he was at Stanford, but Reid wound up at LSU. As Harbaugh jokingly said Thursday night, this time Reid had no choice. The San Francisco 49ers traded up to get Reid with the 18th ...

Aldon Smith: “We All Know” Michael Crabtree was Held in Super Bowl XLVII

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

Since he broke into the league in 2011, only one NFL player (Minnesota's Jared Allen) has more sacks than Aldon Smith, who has 33.5 of them during his time with the San Francisco 49ers. He's also been to a Super Bowl, where he fell short. But Smith, like most members ...

Jack Harbaugh Remains Neutral on Michael Crabtree No-Call, Felt Tension While Watching His Sons Coach Against Each Other

Monday, February 11th, 2013

Jack Harbaugh was the most talked about father on Super Bowl Sunday, and rightfully so after his two sons entered the big game coaching against each other. Jack wants to remain out of the spotlight. He also did his best to avoid answering questions that played favoritism to one of ...

San Francisco Linebacker Patrick Willis: “I Don’t Believe in Moral Victories at All”

Friday, February 8th, 2013

For the second straight season the San Francisco 49ers' season ended in heartbreak. This time it was in the Super Bowl as opposed to the NFC Championship. Even though it was one step further, the ultimate goal wasn't reached and there are only so many opportunities to hoist the Lombardi Trophy The Niners ...

Jim Harbaugh: “A Penalty is a Penalty No Matter When it Occurs in a Game”

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Jim Harbaugh admits that he won't ever forget losing to his brother in Super Bowl XLVII, but the 49ers head coach also sounds as though he's still a little upset that a flag wasn't thrown on what appeared to be defensive pass interference on an end-zone throw to Michael Crabtree ...

Ahmad Brooks Says the Ravens Have a Good Deep Threat in “Joe Torre” Who the 49ers Have to Be Concerned About

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

When Ahmad Brooks first came into the league with the Cincinnati Bengals, he didn't get very much playing time at all. Now in his seventh season in the league after paying his dues and spending a lot of his time on the sidelines early, he will be getting a chance ...

San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York: I’m Judging Jim Harbaugh on Wins and Super Bowls, Not His Persona in the Media

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

When Jed York and the San Francisco 49ers hired Jim Harbaugh to be their head coach, they knew they weren't landing somebody who was going to be a favorite within the media. That's fine -- they wanted somebody who was going to win them games and take them to the ...

Tarell Brown: Jim Harbaugh is Downplaying Coaching Against His Brother in The Super Bowl

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Tarell Brown is headed to Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans, and the San Francisco 49ers deserve it. They shut out the Atlanta Falcons' offense in the second half of the NFC Championship Game and erased a 17-point deficit on the road. Brown had eight solo tackles against the Falcons and ...

49ers GM Trent Baalke: “Prepared for Anything” with Michael Crabtree; “Going the Distance” with David Akers

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

As the Super Bowl countdown continues for Baltimore and San Francisco, two big potential issues facing the Niners that you're sure to hear a lot about between now and next Sunday involve Michael Crabtree and David Akers. Crabtree has been questioned in a sexual assault investigation, while Akers has missed ...

Jim Harbaugh Not in the Mood to Discuss Relationship with Pete Carroll, More than Happy to Talk About Kaepernick and the Pistol

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Jim Harbaugh's San Francisco 49ers are a Super Bowl favorite despite the fact they did something not many Super Bowl teams do, and that's change quarterbacks willingly midway through the season. Colin Kaepernick is leading the offense now after Harbaugh made the switch, Wally Pipping the injured Smith, and the ...