49ers

Jimmy Garoppolo
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John Tomase
June 21, 2018 - 11:18 am
The rest of the NFL has barely started to assemble a book on 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, but new teammate Richard Sherman already sees one tip-off that eagle-eyed defenders will be certain to exploit. Per Patrick Holloway of Niners Nation , Sherman revealed a simple tell that defenses could...
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Lucy Burdge
June 05, 2018 - 11:01 am
Tom Brady posted a tribute on Instagram to his childhood hero Dwight Clark, who passed away from ALS on Monday. He was 61. A post shared by Tom Brady (@tombrady) on Jun 4, 2018 at 4:34pm PDT “Dwight Clark was one of my idols growing up in San Mateo. I was lucky enough to be at the game where my...
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Lucy Burdge
May 28, 2018 - 1:05 pm
Cassius Marsh spent part of the 2017 NFL season with the Patriots and made it clear he didn’t enjoy his time in New England at all. Marsh ripped into his former team in the San Francisco Chronicle recently and said he almost quit playing football altogether he hated it so much. “They don’t have fun...
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Richard Sherman shakes hands with Tom Brady after Super Bowl XLIX.
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John Tomase
March 13, 2018 - 11:31 pm
Tom Brady and Richard Sherman clearly respect the hell out of each other. Sherman proved that by congratulating Brady after Super Bowl XLIX. Brady returned the favor by liking and commenting on Sherman's Instagram post saying goodbye to Seattle this week. A troll tried to get under Brady's skin in...
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Jimmy Garoppolo
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John Tomase
March 12, 2018 - 1:01 pm
Jimmy Garoppolo is gone. But his Making the Patriots Miserable tour has only just begun. The NFL offseason doesn't even get cranking until free agency starts on Wednesday, and already Garoppolo is negatively impacting his former team. Think of it like the butterfly effect, except in this case the...
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Tom Brady and Jimmy Garoppolo
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John Tomase
February 08, 2018 - 3:01 pm
The Patriots and 49ers both just made enormous bets on their quarterbacks. Which organization would you rather be for the next five years? In New England, that quarterback is 40-year-old Tom Brady, who only days ago completed the greatest losing performance in Super Bowl history. He threw for a...
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Scott McLaughlin
February 08, 2018 - 1:45 pm
What does a 7-0 start to your career get you? The biggest contract in NFL history, apparently. According to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo , the San Francisco 49ers and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo have agreed to a five-year deal worth $137.5 million, making the former Patriot the highest-paid player...
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John Tomase
January 16, 2018 - 1:04 am
From snap to release, the throw against one of the league's most aggressive pass rushes required 1.92 seconds. That was enough time for a three-step drop and scan of two tight ends running shallow routes to the right, one sitting on the hash, the other in the flat. Three defenders had them...
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Lucy Burdge
January 12, 2018 - 6:19 am
Welcome to Friday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Golden State at Milwaukee, 8 p.m. (ESPN) NBA: Houston at Phoenix, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN) AROUND THE WEB: -- Former 49ers CEO...
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Jimmy Garoppolo
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John Tomase
January 02, 2018 - 9:04 pm
The Patriots paid a steep price for Deflategate, but it keeps getting steeper. The latest cost? Jimmy Garoppolo. The more you think about it, the easier it becomes to draw a straight line between the Indianapolis Colts accusing the Pats of doctoring footballs during the 2014 AFC title game and the...
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