NFL's highlight-reel players: The 32 most thrilling talents of today ... and tomorrow
With the 2021 NFL season right around the corner, Nick Shook decided to take a step back and put together a list of the league's greatest highlight makers. Check out the 32 most thrilling talents of today ... and tomorrow.
NFC West training camp preview: Rams turn to Matthew Stafford; Nick Bosa ready to lift 49ers?
Will Matthew Stafford deliver for the Rams? Can a healthy Nick Bosa get the 49ers back on track? Adam Maya provides a training camp preview for the NFC West, with position battles and key players to watch across all four rosters.
2021 NFL season: Predicting each NFC team's MVP
Will CeeDee Lamb take a massive leap in his second season? Is Tom Brady set to defy Father Time yet again? Can George Kittle bounce back from injury in a big way? Dan Hanzus predicts each NFC team's MVP for the 2021 season.
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.
49ers TE George Kittle: Trey Lance 'has all the attributes to be a very special quarterback'
Joining NFL Network's "Good Morning Football" Tuesday, George Kittle gushed over the No. 3 overall pick Trey Lance.
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.
Ranking the NFL's worst-to-first candidates in 2021: 49ers, Falcons, Broncos ready to rise?
Since divisional realignment back in 2002, we've only experienced two NFL seasons in which at least one team didn't go from worst to first. Who could accomplish the feat in 2021? Adam Schein ranks the eight candidates.
NFL players to root for in 2021: One selection from each team
Poring over all 32 NFL teams, Adam Rank identifies one player to root for on each roster in 2021. Why does Dak Prescott have his support? Which rookies made the list?
2021 NFL All-Paid Team: Patrick Mahomes, DeAndre Hopkins, Joey Bosa top the marquee
What would the NFL's richest roster look like? Anthony Holzman-Escareno assembles an all-star collection of the highest-paid players at each position heading into the 2021 season.
George Kittle: Niners players trust Shanahan, Lynch to make right QB decision to compete for Super Bowl
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle expressed his support for teammate Jimmy Garoppolo and said he trusts head coach Kyle Shanahan and GM John Lynch to make the right decisions to improve the roster.
General Manager Power Rankings: NFL draft edition!
With the 2021 NFL Draft right around the corner, Gregg Rosenthal ranks the general managers by their drafting prowess. Who has the savviest scouting eye? Which guys needs to re-evaluate their process? Check out the full pecking order!
49ers TE George Kittle: I want Jimmy Garoppolo to be my quarterback
The San Francisco 49ers shocked the NFL world when the sent a haul of picks to move up to the No. 3 pick in next month's draft presumably to select a QB. George Kittle weighed in on the potential QB shift during a conversation with Kyle Brandt.
Ranking all eight candidates to go worst to first in 2021 NFL season
Will George Kittle's 49ers or Julio Jones' Falcons go from worst to first? Gil Brandt ranks all eight candidates to flip their fortunes in 2021.
George Kittle calls Jimmy Garoppolo 'fantastic' QB: 49ers 'can win a Super Bowl with him'
Jimmy Garoppolo's biggest advocate, George Kittle, joined NFL Network's Good Morning Football on Tuesday to stump for his quarterback. Kittle dismissed all the trade chatter as simple offseason gossip tea.
2021 NFL turnaround candidates: Don't sleep on Cowboys, Jets
Washington and Cleveland just turned putrid seasons from 2019 into playoff journeys in 2020. Which NFL teams could follow suit in the 2021 campaign? Marc Sessler spotlights four particular franchises.
George Kittle supports Jimmy Garoppolo's return as 49ers' starter in 2021
With the offseason approaching, San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle responded to the idea of the team moving on from quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo.
49ers TE George Kittle (foot) to play Saturday vs. Cardinals
The postseason is no longer in play, but the 49ers aren't giving up on what's left of their season. That particularly applies to their All-Pro tight end. George Kittle will play Saturday versus the Cardinals, per coach Kyle Shanahan.
Niners QB Jimmy Garoppolo unlikely to play again this season; George Kittle has chance
While it is unlikely that quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo will take the field for the San Francisco 49ers again this season, there remains a chance that tight end George Kittle could return to action.
49ers TE George Kittle planning to return 'sooner than later' from broken foot
49ers TE George Kittle has an optimistic timeline for his return from a broken foot a month ago. Coupled with the impending return of QB Jimmy Garoppolo, the 49ers are hoping to turn around a mired 2020 season.
49ers place Jimmy Garoppolo and George Kittle on IR
The San Francisco 49ers officially placed quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and tight end George Kittle on injured reserve.
Debrief: Winners (and one loser) from Week 8, trade deadline
Is anyone riding higher than the Seahawks? Did the Titans shore up a major weak spot? Gregg Rosenthal runs through the biggest winners (and one loser) from Week 8 and the trade deadline.
49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo, TE George Kittle out indefinitely
Jimmy Garoppolo and George Kittle are injured again. The 49ers QB and TE are expected to miss extended periods of time, with Jimmy G reaggravating his ankle and Kittle fracturing his foot, Mike Garafolo and Ian Rapoport report.
Niners' Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle exit early in loss to Seahawks
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo reaggravated his balky ankle and tight end George Kittle suffered an ankle injury of his own in the fourth quarter of a 37-27 loss to the Seattle Seahawks.
Alvin Kamara, Deebo Samuel, Chase Claypool headline top 10 YAC monsters
In today's pass-happy NFL, who are the most dangerous playmakers after the catch? Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to identify the top 10 YAC monsters in 2020.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 8: Top five QBs under 25 I'd build around
After big performances from Kyler Murray and Justin Herbert, David Carr lists the top five quarterbacks under 25 he'd build a team around. Plus, Tom Brady enters his offensive player rankings for the first time this season.
Top 5 Fantasy Tight Ends
Marcas Grant counts down his top 5 fantasy football tight ends for the 2021 NFL season.
Marcas Grant's Top 5 fantasy TEs entering 2021
NFL Network's Marcas Grant shares his Top 5 fantasy tight ends entering 2021.
George Kittle, Trent Williams shine light on 49ers' QB dynamic
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle and tackle Trent Williams shine light on 49ers' quarterback dynamic.
Why 49ers are poised to make playoffs in '21 after missing them in '20 | Game Theory
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund explains why the San Francisco 49ers are poised to make playoffs in '21 after missing them in '20.
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.
Rank: 'First pass catcher off the board should be Travis Kelce'
NFL Network's Marcas Grant and Adam Rank share what to expect when drafting tight ends in fantasy for 2021.
George Kittle runs drills with players at Tight End University
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle runs drills with players at Tight End University.
James Jones' Top 5 TEs entering 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's James Jones shares his top five tight ends entering the 2021 NFL season.
George Kittle shares first impressions of rookie QB Trey Lance
San Francisco 49ers TE George Kittle joins "Good Morning Football" to share his first impressions of rookie QB Trey Lance.
George Kittle: 'I'm all for' 49ers drafting TE Kyle Pitts
San Francisco 49ers TE George Kittle joins "Good Morning Football" and shares thoughts on Florida TE Kyle Pitts, discusses QB Jimmy Garoppolo and the upcoming NFL draft.
'GMFB' predicts the most dominant duos for 2021 season
The "Good Morning Football" crew predicts the most dominant duos for 2021 season.
Kittle, Mahomes have a Twitter back-and-forth after 49ers' trade to No. 3 pick
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle and Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes have a Twitter back-and-forth after the 49ers' traded to the No. 3 pick.
George Kittle explains his theory on Jimmy Garoppolo trade rumors
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle joins "NFL Total Acces" to explain his theory on quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo trade rumors.
George Kittle: I'm 'excited' for Travis Kelce to play in another Super Bowl
San Francisco 49ers TE George Kittle joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss his return from injury, TE Travis Kelce and talks about QB Jimmy Garoppolo.
49ers' best offensive plays | 2020 season
Watch the best plays by the San Francisco 49ers from the 2020 NFL season.
Seahawks vs. 49ers highlights | Week 17
Watch the highlights between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers in their Week 17 matchup.
Can't-Miss Play: Kittle corrals otherworldly one-handed grab for 41 yards
San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard completes 41-yard pass to tight end George Kittle.
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.
Beathard hits college teammate Kittle for 27 yards up the seam
San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard hits college teammate tight end George Kittle for 27 yards up the seam against the Arizona Cardinals.
George Kittle bursts for 24 yards on first catch in return to action
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle bursts for 24 yards on first catch in return to action against the Arizona Cardinals.
Ruiz: George Kittle returns to lineup for first time since Week 8
NFL Network's Omar Ruiz reports San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle returns to lineup for first time since Week 8.
Rapoport: George Kittle expected to play Saturday vs. Cardinals
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports San Francisco 49ers TE George Kittle is expected to play Saturday vs. the Arizona Cardinals.
Garafolo: Nick Mullens may need Tommy John surgery after 2020 season
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo shares injury updates for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens and tight end George Kittle.