Kyle Shanahan

George Kittle misses practice with ankle injury
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Karl Buscheck
January 15, 2020 - 3:24 pm
A day after George Kittle missed practice with an ankle injury, head coach Kyle Shanahan said he is not worried about the tight end's availability for Sunday's NFC Championship showdown with the Packers. Kyle Shanahan isn’t concerned about George Kittle’s ability to play on Sunday. #49ers pic...
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Kyle Shanahan says he's "just always been a fan' of the Warriors"
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Karl Buscheck
January 15, 2020 - 2:43 pm
Kyle Shanahan, head coach of the NFC Championship game-bound 49ers, can draw a parallel between his club, and that erstwhile dynasty out in San Francisco. During his Wednesday press conference, Shanahan detailed the connect between the pair of clubs: “I’ve always been a fan of them.” Shanahan sees...
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Kyle Shanahan "pumped" Robert Saleh staying with 49ers
Karl Buscheck
January 13, 2020 - 12:29 pm
After the Browns picked Kevin Stefanski, the guy who directed the Vikings’ offense in the 27-10 loss to the 49ers, over head-coach candidates like Robert Saleh, Kyle Shanahan was beaming. He had quite the response to finding out that Saleh, who, in the course of a season had gone from persona non...
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Kwon Alexander
Kirsten Moran
January 07, 2020 - 12:40 pm
Kwon Alexander, who for much of the season was thought to be lost for the year, has officially been activated off IR, clearing the way for his involvement in Saturday's divisional round matchup with the Vikings. The move was heavily foreshadowed throughout the week. The linebacker who had been...
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Jimmy Garoppolo celebrates 49ers' NFC West clinching win
Tommy Call
December 29, 2019 - 10:14 pm
This has been a year of accomplishments for Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo and the San Francisco 49ers. Play an entirely healthy season; check. Winning record, check. Beat the Los Angeles Rams, check. Win in New Orleans, check. Make the playoffs, check. As great as all that sounds and looks, one...
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Jimmy Garoppolo stares down the Los Angeles Rams
Tommy Call
December 21, 2019 - 9:52 pm
Since the 49ers fell to the Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football back in week nine of the NFL season, one thing has mattered, getting the chance to catch the Seahawks in the final week of 2019. For the 49ers to have the opportunity to control their destiny and secure a bye in playoffs by...
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Richard Sherman and K'Waun Williams return to practice
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Karl Buscheck
December 17, 2019 - 12:04 pm
Richard Sherman, the rock of the 49ers' secondary, says he'll be back in the mix for Saturday's meeting with the Rams. Speaking after practice on Wednesday, Sherman insisted that there is "no question" he'll be on the field in Santa Clara. Richard Sherman says he’s playing on Saturday night. #49ers...
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Kwon Alexander could make surprise return
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Karl Buscheck
December 17, 2019 - 11:41 am
Kwon Alexander, long believed to be lost for the season, might not be done after all, at least according to the Monday Instagram Story of one Kendrick Bourne. Here’s the video in question, which shows Alexander, who tore his pec in Week 9 against the Cardinals, running on a Santa Clara side field...
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Jaquiski Tartt out against Saints with broken rib
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Karl Buscheck
December 06, 2019 - 11:52 am
The 49ers will be sans Jaquiski Tartt (broken rib) for Sunday's showdown with the Saints, but Dee Ford, absent for the two two games, is set to return. The defensive end has been dealing with a hamstring issue. Kyle Shanahan offered the full injury report at the top of his Friday press conference...
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Sherman sprains knee
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Karl Buscheck
December 02, 2019 - 3:53 pm
Richard Sherman is officially dealing with a knee sprain, but head coach Kyle Shanahan is far from officially counting out the defensive star for next Sunday's meeting with the Saints. "I mean, Sherm with what he’s done over his career, us being with him now going into our second year, he’s a guy...
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