Author: Niners Nation

Raiders hire Jim O’Neil for defensive coaching staff

New Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden is continuing to fill out his coaching staff, and the latest addition is a name San Francisco 49ers fans are familiar with. Adam Caplan is reporting the Raiders are hiring Jim O’Neil to serve as a senior defensive assistant. O’Neil appears to have been

Post Week 10 WIN over the Giants edition

The San Francisco 49ers are as doomed today as they were this time a week ago, at least as far as my dark ruminations are concerned. Sometimes it’s difficult for me to see through the chaos, so a win over the New York Giants hasn’t moved the needle as it has for some. Don’t get me wrong —

Better Rivals podcast: “Garoppolooza!”

On this week’s episode of the Better Rivals podcast, the 49ers have a new franchise quarterback and he’s handsome AF! After a quick recap of the loss in Philly (1:14), we tackle all things Garoppolo (14:54). Was the cost to make this deal worth it? What should we expect with his contract situation

Golden Nuggets: Bring on the Eagles!

Today, the San Francisco 49ers and Kyle Shanahan continue their quest for their first win of the season. It’s … not going super well, and probably won’t go well on Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles either. But the important thing, at least to me, is the fact that the 49ers are trying new