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Report: Colin Kaepernick requests trade from 49ers

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According to ESPN’s Adam Caplan, Colin Kaepernick’s agents have requested permission from the San Francisco 49ers to seek a trade. This report is much different than the impression new 49ers coach Chip Kelly gave Thursday. “He wants to be here,” Kelly told reporters. “He’s never expressed to me that he didn’t want to be here. He expressed to me that he’s excited ...

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Jets not interested in QB Colin Kaepernick

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Colin Kaepernick is reportedly interested in leaving San Francisco for New York, but the Jets are not interested, reports CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora. Bottom line with Kaepernick – jets have not and are not interested. Colin has wanted out for quite some time and this impending divorce… — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) February 4, 2016 Was reported months ago. Hiring of ...

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LeSean McCoy talks Chip Kelly, offers advice for 49ers players

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Nearly one year ago LeSean McCoy was traded from the Chip Kelly run Eagles to Rex Ryan’s Bills.  Now the former Eagles coach is in San Francisco and the running back is enjoying his “laid back” coach in Buffalo. McCoy provided some advice for 49ers players. “Chip is … he wants to win. He’s very, very intelligent,” McCoy said. “The offense, ...

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49ers hire Chip Kelly: ‘Chip has a proven track record’

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The San Francisco 49ers announced Thursday that Chip Kelly has been named the 20th head coach in franchise history. “We are thrilled to announce Chip Kelly as the new head coach of the San Francisco 49ers,” CEO Jed York said. “Chip has a proven track record at both the college and NFL levels that speaks for itself. We believe strongly ...

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49ers interview Chip Kelly

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Former Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly met Thursday with the San Francisco 49ers about their open head-coaching position, reports CSNBayArea.com. The 49ers also met Thursday with Buffalo Bills assistant head coach/running backs coach Anthony Lynn. The 49ers are searching for a head coach for the second-consecutive year after firing Jim Tomsula on Sunday night after a 5-11 season. Kelly, 52, was fired Dec. 30 after the ...

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49ers fire Jim Tomsula after one season

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The San Francisco 49ers announced Sunday night that Jim Tomsula has been relieved of his head coaching duties. “Jimmy has been a valuable member of the 49ers organization for the last nine years,” said CEO Jed York. “We all know he is a man of high character, and his contributions on the field and in our community have always been ...

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Colin Kaepernick’s 2015 season ends on 49ers’ IR

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The San Francisco 49ers placed Colin Kaepernick on injured reserve Saturday after the quarterback told the team that he wanted to undergo surgery on his left, non-throwing shoulder. Colin Kaepernick told 49ers on Friday he wants to have surgery on his non-throwing shoulder, per source. Thus, IR. Thus, season over. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 21, 2015 Kaepernick appeared in nine games ...

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Colin Kaepernick benched: ‘I’ll support Blaine Gabbert’

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Colin Kaepernick addressed his new role Friday as the San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback in Sunday’s Week 9 game against the Falcons. Kaepernick will be the backup behind Blaine Gabbert. “I do everything I can to try and help this team win,” said Kaepernick. “(I) try to support my teammates and try to help us go out and try to get a ...

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49ers coach comments on Colin Kaepernick situation

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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the San Francisco 49ers are swapping quarterback Colin Kaepernick for Blaine Gabbert for this week’s home game against the Atlanta Falcons. Earlier, 49ers coach Jim Tomsula said he was still evaluating everything. “Again, we’ll make those decisions when we’ve got those things done in every position.” Tomsula said. “Every position. “I know where we’re going with this with this questioning. I’m not ...

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John Elway explains how Vernon Davis trade came together

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Denver Broncos executive vice president and general manager John Elway said Monday that  the trade for Vernon Davis came about after the tight end proved he was healthy. “That was obviously the important thing: that he was healthy,” Elway said in an interview with the team’s website. “He’s played the last three weeks, so I think he’s in good shape. ...

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