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    Fewest fourth-quarter points in the league? Yes, that would be the 49ers

    Fourth-quarter futility from the Colin Kaepernick-led 49ers offense is producing dramatic finishes, just not much-needed points. 
    49ers: Dissecting Kaepernick's fourth-quarter woes
    According to Jim Harbaugh, Colin Kaepernick's fourth-quarter play has been 'pretty darn good.' 

    Rotation planned for outside linebackers, as was case before Ahmad Brooks benching
    Defensive coordinator Vic Fangio plans to deploy all his healthy outside linebackers when possible, including Ahmad Brooks, who sat out the final three quarters of Sunday's win over the New York Giants. 

    49ers: Status of Anthony Davis, Glenn Dorsey in question
    Jonathan Martin likely would start if Davis has to miss his sixth game this season.  

    Practice report: Anthony Davis still out after concussion; Glenn Dorsey comeback is stuck
    Right tackle Anthony Davis missed his second straight practice while undergoing post-concussion protocol, casting in doubt his availability for Sunday's game against Washington. 

    49ers' Roman laments fourth-quarter, red-zone woes
    Offensive coordinator Greg Roman talks about need to cash in more often. 

    49ers Greg Roman: There s a lot of things beyond the point total that were very, very positive
    As the league s lowest-scoring offense in the fourth quarter, the 49ers have a glaring area to address, and last week s victory over the Giants was a reminder after their 16-10 escape from New York. 

    49ers: Breaking down Washington
    San Francisco 49ers host Washington on Sunday. 

    Breaking Down Washington
    BREAKING DOWN WASHINGTON * The skinny: Washington is in the midst of a two-game losing streak and it has lost six of its past eight. 

    Practice report: No sign of Bowman; Anthony Davis apparently in concussion protocol; Tramaine Brock still out
    Linebacker NaVorro Bowman did not make his season debut at practice Wednesday even though the 49ers have began their three-week window to evaluate his return from knee surgery. 

    49ers: The curious case of Vernon Davis
    Vernon Davis claimed he is fully healthy and that his hard work will eventually end his end-zone dry spell. 

    Vernon Davis optimistic he will snap out of latest dry spell
    Vernon Davis claimed he is fully healthy and that his hard work will eventually end his end-zone dry spell. 

    49ers' Ahmad Brooks: 'I can't be a distraction'
    Ahmad Brooks insisted Wednesday he did not quit on the 49ers while sitting out the final three quarters of Sunday's win over the New York Giants. 

    Ahmad Brooks moving forward after apologizing to DL coach Jim Tomsula for words that led to Sunday s benching
    Ahmad Brooks insisted Wednesday he did not quit on the 49ers while sitting out the final three quarters of Sunday s win over the New York Giants,  a benching he attributed to a sideline exchange with defensive line coach Jim Tomsula. 

    Former 49ers' Craig, Haley among Hall of Fame semifinalists
    Roger Craig and Charles Haley will get another shot at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, as the former 49ers running back and defensive end were among the 26 semifinalists named for the 2015 class. 

    Jay Gruden critical of Robert Griffin III
    Washington coach Jay Gruden says quarterback Robert Griffin III needs to make better decisions.
     

    49ers' Chris Borland is NFC defensive player of the week
    San Francisco 49ers rookie linebacker Chris Borland is the NFC's defensive player of the week for his two-interception, 12-tackle performance against the New York Giants.
     

    Jay Gruden says RG3 must show major improvement against San Fran, or it will be a long afternoon
    Jim Harbaugh s relentless praise of Colin Kaepernick comes win or lose. Washington s Jay Gruden has taken a different approach with his young, dual-threat quarterback in Robert Griffin III. 

    DeSean Jackson almost signed with 49ers
    Former Cal wide receiver DeSean Jackson 'came close' to signing with the San Francisco 49ers before choosing Washington.
     

    DeSean Jackson considered 49ers before getting engulfed in Washington s chaos
    Cal product DeSean Jackson pondered returning to the Bay Area and came close to signing with the 49ers as a free agent. 

    NFL honors start coming for 49ers rookie Chris Borland
    Rookie linebacker Chris Borland is the NFL's Defensive Player of the Week, capping off his month-long breakout Sunday with two interceptions and 12 tackles in the 49ers' 16-10 win over the New York Giants. 

    Kawakami: 49ers flourishing despite crises
    With all the issues surrounding the San Francisco 49ers, the team actually seems to thrive.
     

    49ers' defense embracing 'Next man up' mentality
    Michael Wilhoite, Aaron Lynch, Dan Skuta and Chris Borland among those who have filled in nicely. 

    49ers defense keeps rolling despite myriad injuries, shuffled lineup
    For two years, 49ers linebacker Michael Wilhoite was that guy. He was Aaron Lynch, Dan Skuta and Chris Borland, an eager player just waiting for his opportunity. 

    San Francisco mayor, developers announce plans for Candlestick Point
    San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and building developers announced plans Monday to demolish Candlestick Park and build one of the largest urban mixed-use projects in the United States in its place, spanning 500,000 square feet and featuring a large shopping center with homes, restaurants and parks. 

    49ers' Harbaugh on DEA inspection: We're an 'open book'
    The 49ers don't have anything to hide, Jim Harbaugh said Monday, when it comes to how they handle medications.  

    Harbaugh like a pig in slop on heels of win over Giants
    Nose tackle Glenn Dorsey rejoined the active roster, All-Pro linebacker NaVorro Bowman was cleared to return to practice and disgruntled linebacker Ahmad Brooks aired out things with his head coach. 

    49ers' Jim Harbaugh says it's time to move past Ahmad Brooks saga
    Coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday that he and linebacker Ahmad Brooks had a conversation, presumably about Brooks' dissatisfaction with his diminished role, and that it's time to move forward 

    49ers' Harbaugh: Bowman slated to return Tuesday
    NaVorro Bowman is among four players expected back at practice this week, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday. 

    Dorsey activated, Bowman and others return to practice Tuesday
    Inside linebacker NaVorro Bowman is among four players expected back at practice this week, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday.