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The Latest: 49ers reshuffle offensive line; both tackles out

The Latest on Week 4 in the NFL (all times EDT):6:10 p.m.The San Francisco 49ers are having to do some major reshuffling on the offensive line with both of their tackles out.Left tackle Joe Staley injured his knee during the second quarter against the Los Angeles Chargers and right tackle Mike McGlinchey, the team’s first-round […]

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Rookie wide receiver Pettis in for Goodwin for 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — With Marquise Goodwin being ruled out for Sunday’s game against Detroit, San Francisco 49ers rookie wide receiver Dante Pettis is slated for his first NFL start.Coach Kyle Shanahan made that announcement Friday after Goodwin missed the entire week of practice with a bruised thigh suffered in last week’s loss at […]

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49ers Garoppolo looks to rebound from 1st loss since college

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo didn’t feel the need to throw any chairs, yell at teammates or do just about anything different following a season-opening loss.Sure, he might have lost his first game as a starting quarterback since he was back at Eastern Illinois, but Garoppolo kept the same approach he had while […]

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FANTASY PLAYS: 49ers-Lions an attractive high-scoring stack

With all the excitement around the NFL last weekend, it was one high-scoring Saints-Buccaneers game that brought home all the money in daily fantasy contests.Tampa Bay quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for 400-plus yards and four touchdowns, while adding another 36 yards and a score with his legs. Two of Fitzpatrick’s top weapons, DeSean Jackson and […]

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Garoppolo faces old friend Patricia when 49ers host Lions

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Matt Patricia got an early taste of what Jimmy Garoppolo was capable of doing as an NFL quarterback.As soon as Garoppolo was drafted in the second round by New England in 2014, he got the chance to match wits with Patricia almost every day in practice as Tom Brady’s backup, […]

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