San Francisco 49ers News
Harbaugh begins pro coaching career vs. former college nemesisJim Harbaugh makes his NFL coaching debut as the 49ers host the defending NFC West champion Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
Edwards receives $50K fine from NFL, new start from 49ersNow that Braylon Edwards has learned he'll be fined but not suspended for his drunken-driving arrest, he can continue to focus on helping his new team, the 49ers.
Changing coasts: Ex-Ravens LB Gooden lands with 49ersThe San Francisco 49ers signed linebacker Tavares Gooden to a one-year deal Tuesday, giving the team a reliable defender against tight ends.
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The San Francisco 49ers was founded in 1946 as part of the AAFC. In 1950, they merged into the NFL and have become one of the most successful teams in NFL history, winning five Super Bowls.
Just who were the greatest players in 49ers history? Find out who we think belongs on the San Francisco 49ers all-time team.
Great San Francisco 49ers Players
Frankie Albert was the first great 49ers quarterback. He was a magician with play fakes and holds the AAFC record for career touchdown passes with 88 in just four seasons.
John Brodie was the quarterback for the 49ers from 1957 to 1973. He was named NFL MVP in 1970. Joe Montana wasn't the first great Niners quarterback.
Patrick Willis is currently the best young linebacker in the NFL. Willis is also quickly becoming one of the greatest linebackers in San Francisco 49ers history.
San Francisco 49ers HistoryExplore the rich history of the San Francisco 49ers. From Y.A. Tittle to Joe Montana. From "The Alley Oop" to "The Catch," the San Francisco 49ers boast a deep history of brilliant coaches, hard hitting defenses and high powered offenses. Now, here is a DVD collection no true 49ers fan can do without. "As Great As Gold" takes you on a tour that follows the team through the fabulous fifties, covers their resurgence in the 70s and highlights the glory years of a dynasty that won 5 Super Bowls. You'll also see the 1981 NFC Championship game. Get this 2 Disc DVD today!