49ers DC DeMeco Ryans a 'father figure' to players, future 'phenomenal' HC to rival coach
Jim Trotter catches up with the 49ers' DeMeco Ryans and some of the people he's made a profound impact on during his journey from star player to first-year defensive coordinator.
Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 30-21: Lamar Jackson falls 23 spots; new No. 1 will be crowned
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Top 10 off-ball linebackers entering 2021 NFL season
Fred Warner and Darius Leonard just signed massive contract extensions, but neither player is No. 1 on Willie McGinest's list of top 10 off-ball linebackers. See who gets that honor.
Three reasons why Cowboys could be legit Super Bowl contenders; top five off-ball linebackers
There's never a shortage of offseason hype in Dallas, but Bucky Brooks provides three reasons why the Cowboys can indeed be Super Bowl contenders this season. Plus, the NFL's top five off-ball linebackers and the Rams' outlook following Cam Akers' injury.
Fred Warner expects to blitz more under new 49ers DC DeMeco Ryans
After becoming the NFL's highest-paid ILB, Fred Warner expects to bring a new element of his game under new 49ers defensive coordinator DeMeco Ryans.
Niners linebacker Fred Warner's lucrative contract has a unique structure, with two deals in one
Fred Warner became the NFL's highest-paid inside linebacker on Wednesday, but a closer look at his deal illustrates how lucrative the deal really is and could be.
Colts' Darius Leonard expected to pass Fred Warner as highest-paid inside LB in 'near future'
The 49ers made Fred Warner the NFL's highest-paid inside linebacker on Wednesday, but Colts defender Darius Leonard is expected to top Warner's deal in the "near future," per NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
Niners sign All-Pro LB Fred Warner to record five-year extension
Fred Warner is staying in San Francisco for the long haul. The 49ers signed the All-Pro linebacker to a five-year extension worth more than $95 million with $40.5 million in guarantees.
2021 All-Under-25 Team: Lamar Jackson leads NFL's rising stars
Who are the NFL's brightest young talents heading into the 2021 season? Nick Shook identifies the league's top rising stars at each position with his All-Under-25 Team, a group headlined by 2019 MVP Lamar Jackson.
State of the 2021 San Francisco 49ers: Super Bowl or bust in Kyle Shanahan's fifth season
After an injury-riddled 2020 season, the San Francisco 49ers are back with a roster that appears loaded on paper. Can Kyle Shanahan get them back to the Super Bowl? Adam Rank examines the state of the franchise ahead of the 2021 campaign.
2021 NFL season: 12 players on rookie deals whose teams should never let them go
Will Josh Allen be a Bill for life? Is Nick Chubb going to stick with the Browns? How much does Lamar Jackson mean to the Ravens? Gil Brandt lists 12 young players whose teams should never let them go.
The best NFL team money can buy! Building the ultimate 53-man roster under the 2021 salary cap
What is the best possible team money could buy in 2021? NFL Media researcher Anthony Holzman-Escareno builds the ultimate 53-man roster while remaining under this year's $182.5 million salary cap.
Next Gen Stats' top 10 coverage players in 2020: 49ers LB Fred Warner crashes DB-heavy rankings
Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to rank the top 10 coverage players of the 2020 NFL season. 49ers linebacker Fred Warner earns a spot on a list dominated by defensive backs.
NFC West projected starters: Top-heavy Rams, Trey Lance-led(?) 49ers each have Super Bowl path
Which roster looks best in the NFL's toughest division? Is the Rams' top-heavy blueprint built for success? Can the 49ers return to the Super Bowl with a rookie at quarterback? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every team in the NFC West.
Biggest remaining offseason priority for each NFC team: Can Seahawks keep Russell Wilson happy?
What's the Falcons' plan for Julio Jones? Can the Seahawks keep Russell Wilson smiling? Marc Sessler identifies the biggest remaining offseason priority for each NFC team.
All-Paid Team of Tomorrow: Projecting next big NFL contracts
Will Davante Adams get a major raise? Is T.J. Watt about to make bank? Anthony Holzman-Escareno projects the All-Paid Team of Tomorrow.
2021 NFL Draft: York's faith in Shanahan, Lynch led to Niners taking Trey Lance
Jim Trotter has the inside story of how 49ers CEO Jed York's trust in Kyle Shanahan and GM John Lynch led to Trey Lance's selection in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Bills WR Stefon Diggs, Saints RB Alvin Kamara among Players of the Week
Sensational outings from Buffalo wide receiver Stefon Diggs and New Orleans running back Alvin Kamara led the way among the Players of the Week honor roll.
NFL reveals complete AFC, NFC rosters for 2021 Pro Bowl
Patrick Mahomes and Aaron Rodgers highlight the rosters for the 2021 Pro Bowl. Check out the complete AFC and NFC rosters.
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 1
Titans defensive end Jadeveon Clowney and linebacker Vic Beasley will practice for the first time today. Here's other news, injuries and transactions we're tracking on Wednesday.
NFL training camp winners/losers: Philip Rivers-T.Y. Hilton bromance blooming; Le'Veon Bell-Jets divorce looming?
With Week 1 right around the corner, Gregg Rosenthal rounds up the winners and losers from NFL training camp. Is Le'Veon Bell a lock to open this season on the Jets?
NFL's top nine defenses in 2020: Chargers, Bills, 49ers all loaded, but who's No. 1?
As we hurtle toward the 2020 NFL season, Adam Schein predicts which nine teams will boast the league's best defenses. Who earns the No. 1 spot: Derwin James' Chargers, Tre'Davious White's Bills or Nick Bosa's 49ers?
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 70-61: Ryan Tannehill ranks 68th
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2020 NFL season.
NFL GM Power Rankings: Brett Veach, John Lynch surge up list
Smack dab in the middle of offseason roster reconstruction, the spotlight's on NFL decision makers. Perfect time for Gregg Rosenthal to provide his annual GM Power Rankings! And at the moment, no general manager's flying higher than Kansas City's Brett Veach.
Fred Warner: Jimmy Garoppolo is playing the 'best ball that he's ever played'
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about his team's season so far, their upcoming matchup with the Green Bay Packers in Week 3, quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's start to the season and more.
NFL players share their favorite Nick shows | 'NFL Slimetime'
NFL players share their favorite Nickelodeon shows.
Players rate their favorite, worst pizza toppings | 'NFL Slimetime'
NFL Players rate their favorite and the worst pizza toppings on "NFL Slimetime".
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Fred Warner | No. 21
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner has been voted as the No. 21 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Fred Warner describes what it's like practicing against George Kittle
NFL Network's Rhett Lewis and Maurice Jones-Drew catch up with San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner to talk about his new contract, training camp, expectations for 2021 and more.
Greg Papa foresees 2012 Kaepernick-type role for Trey Lance in 2021
San Francisco 49ers play-by-play announcer Greg Papa joins "NFL Now" to talk about 49ers training camp, storylines, expectations for 2021 and more.
Rapoport: Darius Leonard expected to top Fred Warner's highest-paid ILB deal
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the latest on 49ers linebacker Fred Warner's contract extension with San Francisco and what it means for the inside LB market.
Terrell Davis' Top 5 LBs entering 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Terrell Davis shares his top five linebackers entering the 2021 NFL season.
Willie McGinest identifies the Fred Warner of 2021 NFL Draft class
NFL Network's Willie McGinest identifies the Fred Warner of 2021 NFL Draft class.
49ers' best defensive plays | 2020 season
Watch the best defensive plays by the San Francisco 49ers from the 2020 NFL season.
Fred Warner highlights | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner from the 2020 NFL season.
Fred Warner reveals what makes Richard Sherman a great teammate
San Francisco 49ers LB Fred Warner joins "Good Morning Football" and shares why CB Richard Sherman is a great teammate, what Robert Saleh can bring to the Jets and discusses trash talkers on the 49ers.
Seahawks vs. 49ers highlights | Week 17
Watch the highlights between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers in their Week 17 matchup.
49ers ambush Russell Wilson for huge third-down sack
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner makes the sack on Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players of Week 16
Every player with a Pro Football Focus grade of at least 90 in Week 16
49ers vs. Cardinals highlights | Week 16
Watch all the highlights of the Week 16 matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and the Arizona Cardinals.
Fred Warner's best plays against the Cardinals | Week 16
Check out some of San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner's best plays against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 16.
Fred Warner sniffs out Cardinals' fourth-down call for key PBU
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Fred Warner sniffs out Arizona Cardinals' fourth-down call for key PBU.
49ers converge on Dan Arnold for key takeaway at Cards' 36-yard line
San Francisco 49ers converge on Arizona Cardinals tight end Dan Arnold for key takeaway at Cards' 36-yard line.
Inspire Change, Operation HOPE helping provide pathway to economic advancement
The NFL is proud to join organizations like Operation HOPE in reducing barriers to opportunity and helping provide a pathway to economic advancement. Join NFL players, clubs, and the league in learning more about how we can extend financial inclusion, economic equity, and achieve equality for all. It takes all of us end racism.
Bills vs. 49ers highlights | Week 13
Watch the Buffalo Bills vs. San Francisco 49ers highlights from Week 13 of the 2020 season.
George Kittle gets out of his seat after key turnover
The San Francisco 49ers recover a bad exchange by the Buffalo Bills from the back of their own end zone to give the ball to the offense.
PFF's midseason All-Pro team for 2020
Pro Football Focus unveils its All-Pro Team at the midpoint of the 2020 season.
49ers' top 5 plays at midseason
Relive the top five plays from the San Francisco 49ers' first half of the NFL season.