George Kittle

Kittle questionable for Packers
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Karl Buscheck
November 22, 2019 - 3:45 pm
A day after George Kittle appeared to hint that he’d be back in the mix for the Sunday night tilt with the Packers, Kyle Shanahan sounded less bullish on the tight end’s status. Shanahan said Kittle (ankle/knee), who practiced in a limited fashion on Thursday and Friday, is questionable, at least...
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Kittle talks Sunday Night Football
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Karl Buscheck
November 21, 2019 - 3:37 pm
Is George Kittle going to play on Sunday when the Packers arrive for the primetime matchup? It sure as hell sounded like it the way he was talking to reporters after practice on Thursday afternoon. Kittle: “I think I have yet to play in a Sunday Night game in my career. So, I’m really looking...
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Karl Buscheck
November 20, 2019 - 2:01 pm
The status of George Kittle, absent from the 49ers lineup for the past two games, is once again very much up in the air as the Packers come to town for Sunday Night Football. When asked for an update on the the game-changing tight end after practice on Wednesday, head coach Kyle Shanahan offfered...
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Karl Buscheck
November 12, 2019 - 11:20 am
Ronald Blair is out for the season with a torn ACL, head coach Kyle Shanahan announced on Tuesday afternoon. The backup edge rusher is far from the only Niner on the latest injury report, in the aftermath of the 27-24 OT loss to the Seahawks. The injury bug has struck the 49ers A post shared by 95...
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Karl Buscheck
November 07, 2019 - 12:49 pm
The 49ers will be without George Kittle for the Monday Night Football showdown with the Seahawks. Kittle's absence is hardly a surpruse. The Niners officially listed the passing-game star as doubtful on Saturday. Kittle was absent from practice all week long heading into the MNF titl. After...
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Ray Ratto
November 04, 2019 - 12:02 pm
The news from Sunday night was, for a change, pleasing. The New England Patriots had just endured their first competitive dismembering of the season, thus offering legitimate hope for the first time that we as a nation could avoid the most hideous of potential Super Bowls: Patriots-49ers. This is...
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Tommy Call
October 23, 2019 - 6:31 am
This offseason there was pressure on the 49ers front office and coaching staff to produce. The duo of John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan generated a lot of hype, but not a lot of on-field results. Heading into Year 3 there was an expectation to crawl out of the NFC cellar and compete. A winning record...
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Karl Buscheck
August 22, 2019 - 3:42 pm
In the wake of Jimmy G’s 0.0 passer-rated outing on Monday Night Football in Denver, the 49ers’ face of the franchise (and largest question mark) is set to play the entire first half of the team’s Week 3 preseason meeting with the Chiefs. “No, I would like them to get a whole half in, but sometimes...
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