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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Herm Edwards Diary: College recruiting process has been challengingthe perimeter of their offense, either at receiver or tight end. Their draft b
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
the perimeter of their offense, either at receiver or tight end. Their draft board will dictate that in April. Certainly John Lynch can do a lot of things with all those picks. Raiders facing elimination >> If you’re the Raiders, your goal is to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Shoulder injury ends Trent Brown’s season, will bleed into ’18Stribling, a rookie from Michigan, and Tyvis Powell, a second-year player from
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
Stribling, a rookie from Michigan, and Tyvis Powell, a second-year player from Ohio State. Et cetera – General manager John Lynch said the 49ers would coach the Senior Bowl if asked. The annual college all-star game is held in late January in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
49ers to place Trent Brown on IRBeadles, 31, for the second straight game when the 49ers host the Titans on Sun
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
Beadles, 31, for the second straight game when the 49ers host the Titans on Sunday. Hurry up and wait: General manager John Lynch said he has “weekly” dialogue with quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo’s agent, Don Yee, but he isn’t expecting to discuss... Read more
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NFL.com
49ers must lock in Jimmy Garoppolo NOW; Blake Bortles' rise?supporting cast, which is exactly what true franchise quarterbacks can do. Don'
NFL.com / Posted 14 hours ago
supporting cast, which is exactly what true franchise quarterbacks can do. Don't believe me? Ask 49ers general manager John Lynch, who believes he would've won multiple Super Bowl rings as a player with a QB1 like Jimmy G in the fold. "I say,... Read more
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NFL.com
49ers must lock up Jimmy Garoppolo NOW; Blake Bortles' rise?supporting cast, which is exactly what true franchise quarterbacks can do. Don'
NFL.com / Posted 15 hours ago
supporting cast, which is exactly what true franchise quarterbacks can do. Don't believe me? Ask 49ers general manager John Lynch, who believes he would've won multiple Super Bowl rings as a player with a QB1 like Jimmy G in the fold. "I say,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Favored 49ers gunning for Levi’s Stadium’s biggest wina playoff-caliber opponent, and can they do so at a place that resembles a home
The Mercury News / Posted 17 hours ago
a playoff-caliber opponent, and can they do so at a place that resembles a home-field advantage rather than a red-clad ghost-town? “Let’s fill it up this Sunday and get the place cranked up?” general manager John Lynch appealed on Twitter this w... Read more
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The Herald News
As cancer risks rise, Fall River firefighters take on a new fightfaster and they’re burning hotter… Going to a fire today is more like respondin
The Herald News / Posted 22 hours ago
faster and they’re burning hotter… Going to a fire today is more like responding to a hazmat call.” Fall River Fire Chief John Lynch agreed, adding that slow-burning carcinogens are prevalent at today’s fire scenes. When he became a firefighter... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
On 49ers: Jimmy G is making his bosses look smartthe field as much because the Garoppolo-led offense can sustain drives. The tw
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
the field as much because the Garoppolo-led offense can sustain drives. The two main beneficiaries are Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch. Moves they made that seemed dubious just a month ago appear so much more genius with Garoppolo under center. To... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
49ers sign WR Max McCaffreyChristian McCaffrey and his dad, Ed, is a former NFL wide receiver who was a St
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Christian McCaffrey and his dad, Ed, is a former NFL wide receiver who was a Stanford teammate of 49ers general manager John Lynch. In addition, the McCaffrey family has ties to 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan. Ed McCaffrey spent the final nine... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will listless Levi’s be buzzing over Jimmy G on Sunday?of accomplishing this season. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of un
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
of accomplishing this season. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. General manager John Lynch took to Twitter this week in an effort to get the stadium “cranked up,” even corresponding with actor Jeremy... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shrewd signing: 49ers’ Marquise Goodwin paying big dividendsAnquan Boldin as the 49ers’ only wide receivers to post a 1,000-yard season sin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Anquan Boldin as the 49ers’ only wide receivers to post a 1,000-yard season since 2003. In the offseason, general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan insisted the 2012 Olympic long jumper could be an all-around wideout. They also... Read more
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The Mercury News
Why the 49ers should offer Jimmy Garoppolo the largest contract in franchise history right nowhave to find a way to get Jimmy Garoppolo to sign a long-term deal. But if I w
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
have to find a way to get Jimmy Garoppolo to sign a long-term deal. But if I was in the position of 49ers general manager John Lynch and Shanahan — who work in concert on decisions and negotiations like this — I would offer Jimmy G the largest... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
49ers rookies contributing to recent winning streakI'm proud of these young guys." Youth has been a 49ers theme throughout 2017 a
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
I'm proud of these young guys." Youth has been a 49ers theme throughout 2017 as Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch have overhauled the roster and, nearly without fail, have chosen youth over experience every step of the way. The... Read more
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Island Packet
Carl Steward: With Garoppolo at QB, it's time to climb aboard 49ers bandwagonA good number of skeptics theorized the 49ers might be taking on too much chang
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
A good number of skeptics theorized the 49ers might be taking on too much change all at once, and by handing the reins to John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan, they were also empowering relative novices in the first two positions without knowing who the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
NFL Week 14: What we learnedsince arriving in a trade with the Patriots, is 2-0 after passing for 334 yards
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
since arriving in a trade with the Patriots, is 2-0 after passing for 334 yards and a TD in a 26-16 win in Houston. GM John Lynch told the Sporting News that Garoppolo has "lifted the entire team." How about a hand for QB T.J. Yates, who was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jimmy Garoppolo makes 49ers want to extend losing seasonfive Super Bowls. And perhaps Garoppolo’s championship pedigree, coupled with
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
five Super Bowls. And perhaps Garoppolo’s championship pedigree, coupled with his impressive debut, sent general manager John Lynch to hyperbolic heights when discussing Garoppolo on Friday on KNBR. “I could have had five rings if I had a guy... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Garoppolo, 49ers victory would have nice ring to itHOUSTON >> As much as John Lynch tries not to oversell Jimmy Garoppolo’s potent
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 6 days ago
HOUSTON >> As much as John Lynch tries not to oversell Jimmy Garoppolo’s potential after “just one start,” the 49ers general manager sounds like so many others willing to lead the Garoppolo Fan Club. “I could have had five rings if I had a guy like... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Garoppolo, 49ers victory would have nice ring to itHOUSTON >> As much as John Lynch tries not to oversell Jimmy Garoppolo’s potent
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
HOUSTON >> As much as John Lynch tries not to oversell Jimmy Garoppolo’s potential after “just one start,” the 49ers general manager sounds like so many others willing to lead the Garoppolo Fan Club. “I could have had five rings if I had a guy like... Read more
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NFL.com
Potential head coach/GM pairings; five big questions for Week 14about what it takes to win. With the caveats that last year's GM hiring cycle w
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
about what it takes to win. With the caveats that last year's GM hiring cycle was wildly unpredictable -- the 49ers hiring John Lynch with no scouting experience, the Bills, Panthers and Chiefs firing GMs after the draft -- and every team has its... Read more
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The Mercury News
Krueger: Quarterback puzzle solved, but 49ers still need these key piecesfootball, efficient and methodical. A guy who watched Tom Brady for 3 and a hal
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
football, efficient and methodical. A guy who watched Tom Brady for 3 and a half years, looked very Brady-like. The John Lynch/Kyle Shanahan regime’s greatest year one accomplishment has been addressing the quarterback position with... Read more
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SportingNews
For John Lynch, Jimmy Garoppolo's 49ers debut provided 'validation'What 49ers general manager John Lynch will remember most about Jimmy Garoppolo'
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
What 49ers general manager John Lynch will remember most about Jimmy Garoppolo's starting debut for San Francisco is not anything the quarterback individually did during a 26-for-37, 293-yard outing. It's the impact he made on everyone around him in... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
John Lynch: My Bucs teams would’ve won five rings with a QB like Jimmy GSan Francisco General Manager John Lynch doesn’t just think quarterback Jimmy G
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 7 days ago
San Francisco General Manager John Lynch doesn’t just think quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is capable of winning a Super Bowl. Lynch thinks Garoppolo is capable of winning as many of them as any quarterback has ever won. Lynch said that if the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
49ers’ safety Adrian Colbert fueled by father, faithtalent that the 49ers spent a seventh-round pick on him in April, their final s
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
talent that the 49ers spent a seventh-round pick on him in April, their final selection of the draft. General manager John Lynch figured Colbert might get on the field via special teams as a rookie. He's done that and a lot more. Colbert is... Read more
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The Mercury News
Garoppolo, 49ers victory would have nice ring to itHOUSTON – As much as John Lynch tries not to oversell Jimmy Garoppolo’s potenti
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
HOUSTON – As much as John Lynch tries not to oversell Jimmy Garoppolo’s potential after “just one start,” the 49ers general manager sounds like so many others willing to lead the Garoppolo Fan Club. “I could have had five rings if I had a guy like... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
On 49ers: Has Robert Saleh made good on promise to stop the run?as starters return from injuries and their own offense gets incrementally bette
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
as starters return from injuries and their own offense gets incrementally better. And that's essentially what Shanahan and general manager John Lynch wanted see in Year 1 of their rebuild -- the 49ers begin to lift off from the bottom of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What happened to the ‘OW?’ 49ers’ Juszczyk explains his rolethe question: Did the 49ers forget about those offseason plan to make him an of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
the question: Did the 49ers forget about those offseason plan to make him an offensive weapon? In March, general manager John Lynch inspired images of Juszczyk endlessly carrying and catching when he explained why the 49ers outbid several other... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Best thing John Fox could say to Bears is 'goodbye'in Chicago. San Francisco (2-10) seems in a better spot than the Bears mostly b
The Journal-Standard / Posted 10 days ago
in Chicago. San Francisco (2-10) seems in a better spot than the Bears mostly because their coach, Kyle Shanahan, and GM, John Lynch, are both in their first year in town. New guys don't always work, either. Mark Hatley, Jerry Angelo, Phil Emery,... Read more
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The Herald News
Louisiana company to build new Fall River fire truck for $1.2MDevelopment Block Grant program through the office of the city’s Community Deve
The Herald News / Posted 11 days ago
Development Block Grant program through the office of the city’s Community Development Agency. Fall River Fire Chief John Lynch said this will mean the fire department will receive four new pumper trucks, two aerial trucks and one heavy... Read more
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Bleacher Report
NFL1000 Week 13 Notebook: Is Jimmy Garoppolo the Answer for the 49ers?cutting ties with Colin Kaepernick, the team, now led by new head coach Kyle Sh
Bleacher Report / Posted 11 days ago
cutting ties with Colin Kaepernick, the team, now led by new head coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch, signed journeymen Brian Hoyer and Matt Barkley and selected Iowa quarterback C.J. Beathard in the third round.... Read more
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NFL.com
Hyde: Jimmy Garoppolo reminds me of Tom Bradykeep it away from the safety and the other linebacker coming over." Franchise
NFL.com / Posted 11 days ago
keep it away from the safety and the other linebacker coming over." Franchise quarterbacks turn dangerous into routine. The 49ers found their franchise quarterback. Now it's on GM John Lynch to make sure the free-agent-to-be sticks around The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
10 thoughts on the Bears' 15-14 loss to the 49ersthan the Bears gave Fox. The six-year deal for Shanahan matches the six-year co
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
than the Bears gave Fox. The six-year deal for Shanahan matches the six-year contract the club gave new general manager John Lynch. Those are guaranteed deals meaning there is a ton of money invested in the men. You know what else Shanahan got?... Read more
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Island Packet
Carl Steward: Garoppolo was everything you'd want him to bea team that look like it can actually compete in the NFL. This was just the beg
Island Packet / Posted 12 days ago
a team that look like it can actually compete in the NFL. This was just the beginning, too. Imagine when Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch can expand his playbook and actually build a better team around him. JimmyG made all the right throws. He made... Read more
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The Mercury News
Steward: JimmyG was everything you’d want him to bea team that look like it can actually compete in the NFL. This was just the beg
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
a team that look like it can actually compete in the NFL. This was just the beginning, too. Imagine when Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch can expand his playbook and actually build a better team around him. Jimmy G made all the right throws. He made... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Non-league football round-up - No panic over Marine's league position, says Tommy Lawsonuntil a moment of madness from the referee which resulted in Quinny [Tom Quinn]
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
until a moment of madness from the referee which resulted in Quinny [Tom Quinn] being sent-off, and then Spuda [goalkeeper John Lynch] did what he did, which was not acceptable. “I thought for the remainder of the game with nine men, we showed... Read more
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The Mercury News
49ers, Bears staying patient with top picks after blockbuster dealBears in April when the two teams completed a blockbuster trade near the start
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Bears in April when the two teams completed a blockbuster trade near the start of the NFL Draft. 49ers general manager John Lynch traded the No. 2 overall pick to the Bears for the No. 3 pick, plus third and fourth round picks in that year’s... Read more
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NFL.com
MTS Notebook: 49ers in best position to make quick turnaroundspots: general manager, head coach and quarterback. I believe the 49ers have th
NFL.com / Posted 14 days ago
spots: general manager, head coach and quarterback. I believe the 49ers have the right person in each of those spots. GM John Lynch lacks personnel experience, but he's surrounded by quality football men in that department, led by VP of player... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Which NFL Teams Already Control the 2018 Draft?San Francisco 49ers are currently projected to select No. 2 overall, which defi
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
San Francisco 49ers are currently projected to select No. 2 overall, which definitely helps a team control the draft, but John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan also have nine total selections to continue their rebuild with. When looking at the 49ers'... Read more
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The Herald News
Stanley Street fire station to re-openis expected to re-open later Thursday afternoon after it was shuttered temporar
The Herald News / Posted 15 days ago
is expected to re-open later Thursday afternoon after it was shuttered temporarily for mold abatement last week, Fire Chief John Lynch confirmed. Lynch was informed the afternoon before Thanksgiving by Christopher Gallagher, director of the... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Hub Arkush: Did Ryan Pace tab right QB of future for Chicago Bears in Mitch Trubisky?Rookie general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan stunned most of
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
Rookie general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan stunned most of their NFL peers when they used the 104th pick in last spring’s draft to select Beathard at the end of the third round when most viewed him as a late-round pick at best and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fantasy Man: Why you should give Jimmy Garoppolo a shot and what Crabtree’s injury means for Raidersagainst the Bears. It will be 51 degrees and sunny in Chicago on Sunday, and th
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
against the Bears. It will be 51 degrees and sunny in Chicago on Sunday, and the Bears are struggling. If Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch are right about Jimmy, this is the beginning of something beautiful. If you are like me, and have nothing to lose... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Will No. 10 be the franchise savior? 49ers sure counting on Jimmy Garoppoloit to his back and lead it to glory once again? The 49ers (1-10) are confident
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
it to his back and lead it to glory once again? The 49ers (1-10) are confident coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch, in the first years of six-year contracts, that they have their man. They traded a second-round pick to the... Read more
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NFL.com
NFC playoff picture: Three teams from the South? 'Hawks out?of action during the loss to Seattle, which was enough to usurp C.J. Beathard f
NFL.com / Posted 16 days ago
of action during the loss to Seattle, which was enough to usurp C.J. Beathard for the starting gig this week. The Faithful (John Lynch capitalizes it, so I will too) will surely be crowded around their televisions this week to watch the anointed one... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
49ers' John Lynch vs. Bears' Ryan Pace: Round 2 is SundayIt was just more than 20 years ago when John Lynch, then a hard-hitting safety
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
It was just more than 20 years ago when John Lynch, then a hard-hitting safety with the Buccaneers, first made a memorable impact on the Bears. Lynch bit on a play fake one late November day at Soldier Field, allowing Erik Kramer to complete a short... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Will San Francisco 49ers' patience with Jimmy Garoppolo be rewarded?was the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive coordinator, but he had accepted the job as
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 17 days ago
was the Atlanta Falcons’ offensive coordinator, but he had accepted the job as 49ers head coach. Both he and soon-to-be GM John Lynch had their eyes on solving the 49ers’ QB problem, knowing that Colin Kaepernick was not the team’s future in their... Read more
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SportingNews
Week 13 NFL Power Rankings: Eagles keep soaring; Falcons, Ravens rise upare officially done. This week: at Raiders, vs. another fallen playoff team 3
SportingNews / Posted 17 days ago
are officially done. This week: at Raiders, vs. another fallen playoff team 31. San Francisco 49ers 1-10 (last week: 30) John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan seem ready to open up their new toy at quarterback, given C.J. Beathard is dealing with a knee... Read more
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The Herald News
Stanley Street fire station temporarily shut downStaff Reporter @jgoodeHNStaff Reporter FALL RIVER — As testing continues at th
The Herald News / Posted 18 days ago
Staff Reporter @jgoodeHNStaff Reporter FALL RIVER — As testing continues at the Stanley Street Fire Station, Fire Chief John Lynch is hopeful the building with be reopened this week. A mold problem has temporarily shuttered the Stanley Street... Read more
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Bleacher Report
With Late TD, Jimmy Garoppolo Shows He Can't Sit for LongWeek 12 that Garoppolo is a more talented quarterback with a higher ceiling, an
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
Week 12 that Garoppolo is a more talented quarterback with a higher ceiling, and I don't think Shanahan or general manager John Lynch were under another impression. Instead, this delay occurred because the 49ers aren't in contention and would... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Get ready for an offseason of upheaval for NFL quarterbacksmarket, removing a hopeful contingency from the minds of several front offices.
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 19 days ago
market, removing a hopeful contingency from the minds of several front offices. For a brief period, 49ers general manager John Lynch reopened the possibility of Garoppolo's availability. Lynch responded to an ESPN report this month that the 49ers... Read more
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The Columbian
Seahawks try to turn things around headed into 49ers gamewinless season. “We’re 1-9. It’s not like we’re doing cartwheels saying we’ve
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
winless season. “We’re 1-9. It’s not like we’re doing cartwheels saying we’ve got this figured out,” general manager John Lynch said. “We have a long way to go.” Here are some other things to watch: BEATHARD’S CHANCE: The 49ers are sticking... Read more
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The Mercury News
Warriors’ Curry, Thompson lead blowout of Bullswas a wide-smiling, 46-year-old rookie executive, with his white-collared shirt
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
was a wide-smiling, 46-year-old rookie executive, with his white-collared shirt and tie peaking out of his Army-green pullover. It took 10 games before general manager John Lynch and the entire organization finally could, in his word, “exhale.” So,... Read more
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