Golden Nuggets: Waiting for 49ers training camp

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Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet. Good morning, everyone! Whoever does the Golden Nuggets usually on this day is unavailable so you get more of me, which sucks for you but hey, you can deal with it. The San Francisco 49ers are waiting until training camp can get underway proper, which means there isn’t a whole lot happening right now on the news front. There are a lot of new pieces …

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Golden Nuggets: Buying what Kyle Shanahan is selling

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Sunday, June 25, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet. Good morning everyone. It’s another edition of the Golden Nuggets and I’m a year older as of two days ago. I’m not a year wiser though, as it happens, because I actually felt positive thoughts about the San Francisco 49ers before writing this article. Those positive thoughts primarily surround Kyle Shanahan — I’m buying what he’s selling. I also …

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Golden Nuggets: Dorsey is now available

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Your San Francisco 49ers links for Saturday, June 24th 2017 Another slow weekend. It’s a matter of weeks until things in the wonderful world of football get going again, until then, I have some video games to play and other things to do. I figured I’d chime in on this John Dorsey firing business. First, it’s curious as to why they let him go before going into his final year under contract, but there were reports earlier this year that he’d go back to Green Bay—where he cut …

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Golden Nuggets: A period of silence

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Your San Francisco 49ers links for Saturday June 17th 2017 With the wrap-up of minicamp comes the much maligned period in sports: silence. Don’t be expecting much of anything until training camp gets underway and we can start looking at how the roster shakes up. But there’s really nothing new to bring up in football. Let’s talk football video games. Mainly: Madden. Recently, it was announced Madden is getting a story mode. If this story mode will be any good, even after the …

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Golden Nuggets: Offense Wins Tuesday’s Practice

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Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet Tuesday’s minicamp practice is the 2nd to last practice until training camp in July. The 49ers offense reportedly had their best day after having a rough time through most of OTAs. A couple of big plays were the product of play action. Brian Hoyer hit long passes to Marquise Goodwin and George Kittle. Play action will likely be a big part of the 49ers offense …

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Golden Nuggets: Former 49er Faces Prison Sentence

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Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet Former 49ers cornerback Tramaine Brock will be arraigned on Tuesday due to a domestic violence arrest. He is being charged with felony domestic violence and misdemeanor child endangerment. When GM John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan came in, they determined that his situation meant that Tramaine would not be a 49er and released him. Tramaine was the 49ers …

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Golden Nuggets: Jeremy Maclin hits the market

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Sunday, June 4th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet. Good morning everyone. Things are moving along for the San Francisco 49ers, with the only important news at the moment not actually pertaining to them but rather the potential for them to be involved. The Kansas City Chiefs released wide receiver Jeremy Maclin after two seasons with the team, and that has everyone buzzing about where he could end up. Of …

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Golden Nuggets: A question for Paraag

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49ers links for Friday June 2, 2017 Did everyone get a chance to watch the State of the Franchise Show Wednesday night? I didn’t have time to watch the whole thing so I am glad I found a link to the entire show. I have included the link below for those that missed it. I urge you to watch it. I don’t know about everyone else but I really enjoyed it. One of the questions asked Paraag Marathe on the show was: “You talked about the quality veterans you added to the roster. Some …

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Golden Nuggets: Halfway Done With OTAs

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A daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers news stories from around the series of tubes. Thursday, May 31th, 2017 edition. With the conclusion of organized team activities on Wednesday, the 49ers have now made it halfway through the third phase of the voluntary portion of the team’s offseason program. For those keeping score at home, they’ve completed 5 as of now, with Thursday off, and Friday on. They’ll complete the final 4 practices between the 5th and 9th of June. While …

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Golden Nuggets: Jairus Byrd Working Out

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Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet It looks like the new regime of John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan are not done rearranging their roster. Former Buffalo Bills Pro Bowler Jairus Byrd worked out with the 49ers on Tuesday according to Adam Schefter and he could be signed to add depth to their safety spot. If signed, he would compete with Eric Reid, Jaquiski Tartt, and Jimmie Ward. Ward is currently …

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Golden Nuggets: Training camp approaches for 49ers, rest of NFL

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Sunday, May 28th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet. Good morning everyone. The San Francisco 49ers are rolling right along with training camp just around the corner. Of particular note is talk from tight end Vance McDonald about how head coach Kyle Shanahan kept him in the look when there was talk of a potential trade on draft day. I have to say, it’s cool of Shanahan to be that kind of coach. And it’s …

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Golden Nuggets: Execution is key

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San Francisco 49ers links for Friday May 26, 2017 I have been thinking a lot lately about our offensive and defensive lines. Last year it seemed like we had a lot of talent on our defensive line but the execution wasn’t there. This year we even have more talent. We have replaced Purcell at nose tackle with Earl Mitchell and DJ Jones, we hopefully have a healthy Arik Armstead, and we have added Solomon Thomas. That is some major changes. However, the biggest change we have made may …

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