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NBC Sports Bay Area's 49ers Insider Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt bring you comprehensive NFL coverage of all things San Francisco 49ers. Don't miss weekly in-depth interviews all year long with players, coaches, front office personnel, alumni and fellow media members. Check out all new episodes year-round.

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    Do 49ers regret DeForest Buckner trade? Plus, Jerry Rice addresses 49ers QB situation

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 48:38

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt sit down with Tony Dungy to preview the 49ers-Colts game and share his thoughts on the DeForest Buckner trade. Later Jerry Rice joins to weigh in on the Trey Lance-Jimmy Garoppolo debate and the 49ers search for an identity.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    John Lynch critiques Trey Lance's first NFL start, weighs in on 49ers' struggles

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 68:25


    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt look around the NFL and discuss how the 49ers can make a playoff run following their bye week. Later, Matt sits down with John Lynch to assess the the 49ers' struggles and the perceived 'crisis' around the team. Lynch breaks down Trey Lance's role, Brandon Aiyuk's slow start, and what to expect from Aaron Banks.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


    Takeo Spikes argues why Trey Lance must start, how 49ers can turn season around

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 62:39

    Takeo Spikes joins Laura Britt and Matt Maiocco to discuss why 49ers fans shouldn't panic, Trey Lance vs. Jimmy Garoppolo, and how to evaluate Kyle Shanahan's performance as head coach. Matt and Laura also break down what to expect in the final 10 games of the season.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Trey Lance flashes potential but 49ers drop third-straight in loss to Cardinals

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 37:33

    Trey Lance's first NFL start had plenty of ups and downs. In the end, the 49ers fell further behind in the NFC West with a 17-10 loss to the Cardinals on Sunday. The defense held it's own against Kyler Murray but the offense failed to put points on the board. After the game, Kyle Shanahan hinted that Jimmy Garoppolo would return as starting QB when healthy. Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss Sunday's loss and who should start at QB after the bye week.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Is Kyle Shanahan ready to hand 49ers' starting QB job to Trey Lance?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 36:41

    Laura Britt and Matt Maiocco discuss Jimmy Garoppolo's health and the probability of Trey Lance's first NFL start on Sunday against the Cardinals. Is Kyle Shanahan ready to make the long-term switch at QB? Matt and Laura also discuss if criticism of Shanahan is fair, latest injury updates, and Deebo Samuel's hot start to the 2021 season.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Trey Lance provides bright spot in 49ers' loss to rival Seahawks as injuries mount

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2021 37:09

    Trey Lance stepped in for an injured Jimmy Garoppolo but the 49ers couldn't overcome key mistakes in a 28-21 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Lance is expected to get the start next week against the Cardinals. Trent Williams also left Sunday's game with an injury adding to a long list of injuries for a San Francisco team that finds itself falling behind in the stacked NFC West.(1:10) 49ers' defense comes out on fire against Seahawks(4:30) 49ers face uphill climb the rest of the season as injuries mount(8:40) Trey Lance expected to start next week at QB(16:15) Trey Sermon has strong performance against Seattle(22:30) Trey Lance gives 49ers a puncher's chance with his big-play ability(26:35) How do 49ers stack up against the rest of the NFC West?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Joe Staley analyzes Jimmy Garoppolo's play, why 49ers' offense needs more Trey Lance

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 42:58

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss why it's so hard to evaluate Jimmy Garoppolo and if the 49ers missed an opportunity to re-sign Richard Sherman. Joe Staley joins the podcast to offer his take on the 49ers QB situation, why the offense needs more Trey Lance, and what to expect on Sunday when San Francisco takes on the Seahawks.(2:30) Why 49ers chose Josh Norman, Dre Kirkpatrick over Richard Sherman(13:15) Joe Staley weighs in on Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lance discussion(16:45) Staley makes the case for why the 49ers' offense needs more Trey Lance(26:22) Previewing the 49ers-Seahawks game(36:06) Why Sunday's game is so important for both teamsSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    49ers lose to Packers after Aaron Rodgers leads game-winning drive

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 29:15

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the 49ers' Week 3 loss to Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. Kyle Juszczyk's touchdown and Robbie Gould's point after gave the 49ers a 28-27 lead with 37 seconds left on the clock but that was plenty of time for Rodgers and Davante Adams to get into FG range for the game winner. (1:26) Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams were on a different level(3:54) Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo leave too much time on the clock for Rodgers(7:35) Trey Lance scores TD to get the 49ers on the board at the end of the first half(14:27) Breaking down Trey Sermon's night(21:12) 49ers defense struggles to pressure Rodgers(23:40) 49ers secondary depth to be tested as injuries mount(25:25) Looking ahead to next week's game against the SeahawksSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Kyle Shanahan on Nick Bosa's comeback, Jimmy Garoppolo's early season performance: Plus, 49ers-Packers SNF preview with Cris Collinsworth

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 25, 2021 38:05

    49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan joins Matt Maiocco to break down Jimmy Garoppolo's early season performance, how Nick Bosa can get even better and how the 49ers move forward with all the injuries at running back. Then, NBC Sports broadcaster Cris Collinsworth joins the show to preview the Sunday Night Football showdown between San Francisco and Green Bay. (1:26) How will 49ers handle their injuries this weekend? (6:51) Shanahan addresses the status of the 49ers' RBs (11:48) Shanahan on the depth in the WR core (16:12) Shanahan details the progress with the 49ers' run defense (19:39) Can Bosa get even better? (29:01) Collinsworth previews the 49ers-Packers matchup (32:40) Collinsworth breaks down the dynamic between Garoppolo, LanceSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Brandon Aiyuk's diminished role, Jimmy Garoppolo's national perception and 49ers-Packers preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2021 53:11


    49ers president Al Guido joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to discuss the return of fans to Levi's Stadium on Sunday night against the Packers, what it's like to work with Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch and how the 49ers' brass go above and beyond to take care of the players. Plus, Matt and Laura preview the 49ers' Sunday night showdown with the Packers and Aaron Rodgers. (3:26) Will Jennings fill the Bourne role for the offense? (6:04) Is Aiyuk trending in the right direction? (14:16) Guido discusses the return of fans to Levi's Stadium (21:51) Guido details the strength of the 49ers' leadership (28:28) Guido reveals what type of fan he is (32:00) What does the future hold for Levi's Stadium? (43:22) Discussing the perception of the 49ers this season (49:42) Will 49ers slow Aaron Rodgers this weekend? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


    Nick Bosa, 49ers' defense lead the charge in Week 2 win over Eagles

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2021 28:03

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the 49ers' Week 2 win over the Philadelphia Eagles, including Nick Bosa and the defense taming the Eagles' offense and Jimmy Garoppolo leading the 49ers to a comeback victory. Plus, Matt and Laura discuss Trey Lance's lack of playing time and Deebo Samuel's continued dominance. (1:26) 49ers take down Eagles to move to 2-0 (5:04) Garoppolo gets all the snaps in Week 2 (11:26) Are injuries a cause for concern at running back?(16:51) How do 49ers move forward at cornerback?(22:00) Is Deebo the 49ers' best pass-catching option?(25:40) Looking ahead to the 49ers' Week 3 matchup with the PackersSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Mike McGlinchey on 49ers' running game and QB shuffle, plus Week 2 preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2021 55:56

    49ers offensive lineman Mike McGlinchey joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to break down how the 49ers move forward after losing Raheem Mostert and Jason Verrett for the season, why he thinks the “sky is the limit” for the 49ers with Jimmy Garoppolo and look ahead to San Francisco's Week 2 matchup with the Eagles.(1:26) Greenlaw misses practice with groin injury (7:04) Will the 49ers slow down the Eagles' run game? (14:06) Who will start at corner this weekend vs. the Eagles?(20:41) McGlinchey on the advantage of staying on the East Coast (25:00) McGlinchey discusses the 49ers' running game moving forward (30:40) McGlinchey reveals way he put on weight this offseason (35:22) McGlinchey details the impact of the 49ers' QB shuffle (40:42) Who should now be 49ers' lead back?(45:36) Do the 49ers have an issue with their WR position?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Emergency podcast: Raheem Mostert out for remainder of 2021 NFL season

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 21:38

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the breaking news of Raheem Mostert being out for the rest of the 2021 NFL season, how it will affect the 49ers and what impact Elijah Mitchell and Trey Sermon will have this season.(1:26) Mostert out for remainder of season (5:14) Is Mitchell the answer at running back? (8:36) How will Sermon factor into the running game? (13:36) 49ers sign Kirkpatrick to help their secondary (26:41) Early season 49ers' overreactionsSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    49ers' season-opening win vs. Lions overshadowed by injuries, near collapse

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 29:30

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the 49ers' Week 1 victory over the Detroit Lions, including the injuries sustained by Raheem Mostert and Jason Verrett, the debut of rookie running back Elijah Mitchell and the continued use of the quarterback shuffle with Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance.(1:26) Verrett injured as 49ers beat lions(5:14) How do the 49ers move forward at cornerback? (13:04) How does Mostert's injury affect the rushing game? (18:06) Garoppolo solid for 49ers in Week 1 (24:22) 49ers face Eagles in Week 2See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    49ers 2021 NFL season predictions and Week 1 preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 62:10

    49ers defensive line coach Kris Kocurek joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to discuss his coaching strategy, the returns of Nick Bosa and Dee Ford and what he expects from the defense this season. Plus, Matt and Laura share some of their season predictions before previewing the 49ers' Week 1 matchup against the Lions.(1:26) 49ers face Lions in Week 1(8:34) Hurd could be moved IR (14:04) 49ers announce team captains (21:06) Kocurek on the 49ers-Lions matchup(26:22) Kocurek reveals his coaching mentality (32:30) Kocurek discusses the return of Ford and Bosa (41:30) Kocurek details how the 49ers' DL will handle rotations(48:46) How many wins will the 49ers have this season? (54:46) Maiocco reveals his Super Bowl winner See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    49ers quarterback play, Nick Bosa's heath, and other things to watch for this season

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 5, 2021 51:59

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss what to watch for with the 49ers this season, including if Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance will shuffle at QB, how Nick Bosa will perform returning from injury, and if San Francisco will rely on Fred Warner more. Plus, Dave Birkett, Lions beat writer for the Detroit Free Press, joins the show to break down the 49ers' Week 1 matchup with Jared Goff and the Lions. (4:06) How will the 49ers use Garoppolo and Lance this season?(11:04) Will Sherfield be the 49ers No. 3 receiver? (15:34) What makes this 49ers WR group standout? (19:06) How will the 49ers use Warner? (27:22) Birkett discusses where the 49ers can have success in Week 1 (33:20) Birkett on how the Lions will prepare for Lance (38:30) Is the NFL already game planning to stop the 49ers' QB shuffle? (43:46) How much will Ford play in Week 1? (47:04) Can Hurd have a successful season?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Final installment of “The Choice: Trey Lance," plus recapping the Dwight Clark Legacy event

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2021 44:43

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the latest 49ers news, including if Brandon Aiyuk will be the 49ers' punt returner and when Trey Lance will return to practice. Plus, Matt and Laura recap the Dwight Clark Legacy series event from this week and tune in to hear the last installment of “The Choice: Trey Lance.”(1:06) 49ers set 53-man roster (5:34) Who will be the 49ers' punt returner?(12:34) Recapping the Dwight Clark Legacy event(19:02) Will Kyle Shanahan be a better coach than his dad? (28:22) Discussing Kittle's impact off the field (34:50) Final installment of "The Choice: Trey Lance"See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Breaking down the 49ers' roster moves, Jalen Hurd's role and Super Bowl expectations

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2021 24:04

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the impact of Trey Lance's injury, what role Jalen Hurd will have this season and what the 49ers can expect from Nick Bosa. Plus, Matt and Laura look at the 49ers' Super Bowl chances and compare the current team to the 2019 squad.(1:06) How does Lance's injury affect Week 1? (6:04) Will Lance make an impact this season? (13:34) Which position group has the most depth? (16:02) Discussing Bosa's return from injury (19:22) Are the 2021 49ers better than the 2019 team?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Will 49ers continue shuffling Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lane at QB in regular season? Plus, 53-man roster projections

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 34:56

    Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan break down the 49ers' victory over the Las Vegas Raiders, including the quarterback shuffle from Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance, and the performance from the defense. Plus, Matt and Jennifer look at the roster and weigh in on who they think will make the final 53-man squad. (1:54) Garoppolo, Lance shuffle at QB in win over Raiders (5:50) How much will the 49ers use the QB shuffle? (9:34) Who will make the final 53-man roster? (15:02) Will Hurd make the roster? (20:22) Is defensive line the 49ers deepest position group? (25:50) What will the safety position look like this season?(31:00) Do the 49ers need more depth at cornerback?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Exclusive: Joe Staley examines the 49ers' QB competition and why he's joining NBC Sports Bay Area, plus the third installment of “Trey Lance: The Choice"

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2021 66:56

    49ers Legend and new NBC Sports Bay Area 49ers analyst Joe Staley joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to break down the quarterback competition between Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance, how he sees the season panning out for the 49ers and how football factors in to his future career plans.(1:54) How excited are 49ers fans for this season?(8:50) Joe Staley has a special announcement for 49ers fans (15:04) Staley on if he wants to coach in the future (20:02) Staley weighs in on the 2021 49ers(25:22) Staley discusses the Garoppolo vs. Lance competition(33:50) Staley details how it was when Shanahan and Lynch joined the 49ers (49:30) Updating the latest 49ers injuries (55:59) Third installment of "The Choice: Trey Lance"See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Trey Lance leads 49ers past Chargers in second preseason game

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2021 57:00

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the performances of Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance against the Chargers, the promise the defensive line showed and how productive the joint practices in Los Angeles were to 49ers overall. Plus, former 49er Dwight Hicks joins the show to discuss his time in San Francisco and his relationship with Dwight Clark. (1:54) Is Lance making a run to be the 49ers starting QB? (7:13) Should the blame be on the QB's for the interceptions?(14:44) How good can the 49ers defensive line be? (22:24) Hicks discusses the “Mad Scientist” George Seifert (27:22) Hicks details his leadership style (35:45) Hicks reveals when he knew Montana was someone special (40:30) Hicks looks back at his relationship with Dwight Clark(47:05) Hicks break down the current 49ers secondarySee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Second installment of Trey Lance feature “The Choice,” plus latest 49ers' roster predictions

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2021 80:00

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the importance of San Francisco's joint practices with the Los Angeles Chargers and share their latest roster predictions for the 49ers. Then, former 49er Blake Costanzo discusses his impact on Alex Smith and his “LIVV” motto. Plus, tune in to hear the second installment of “The Choice: Trey Lance.”(1:14) 49ers, Chargers gearing up for joint practices (5:13) Will Hurd make the roster? (13:20) How many wide receivers will the 49ers keep?(19:07) Can Matthews make the roster as a TE? (28:24) Costanzo discusses his relationship with Alex Smith (35:22) Costanzo on his unlikely NFL career(40:03) Costanzo talks about his high school coaching job (47:30) How impactful will the linebackers be this season? (54:36) Will Lance impress against the Chargers? (63:50) Second installment of The Choice: Trey Lance See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Trey Lance flashes potential as 49ers lose preseason opener vs. Chiefs

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 15, 2021 36:46

    Matt Maiocco and Jennifer Lee Chan break down the 49ers' first preseason game against the Chiefs, including how Trey Lance performed in his first appearance as a 49ers quarterback, what the rushing attack looked like and if San Francisco's youthful secondary held up against the Chiefs offense.(1:14) 49ers fall to Chiefs in first preseason game (7:13) How important are the joint practices with the Chargers? (13:20) Breaking down the 49ers' youthful secondary (18:50) Does the secondary have enough depth? (23:02) 49ers sign Mychal Kendricks (28:40) Are the 49ers set at wide receiver? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Exclusive: First installment of Trey Lance feature "The Choice," plus latest updates from 49ers training camp

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 40:48

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the last news coming out of 49ers training camp, including the signing of safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, the areas where Trey Lance has struggled thus far in training camp and where the 49ers should be concerned on defense. Then, tune in to hear the first installment of “The Choice: Trey Lance.”(2:37) Recapping the Hall of Fame induction ceremony (8:35) 49ers' intensity picking up in training camp (12:20) Does Garoppolo's experience give him an advantage over Lance? (17:50) Is strong safety an area of concern on defense? (25:02) 49ers sign Clinton-Dix to bolster safety position(26:40) First installment of “The Choice: Trey Lance”See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    John Lynch discusses his Hall of Fame enshrinement, 49ers' outlook for the 2021 NFL season

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 8, 2021 46:38


    49ers general manager John Lynch joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to discuss being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Bill Walsh's impact on his career and how the team looks heading into the 2021 NFL season.(1:17) How much will Trey Lance play this season?(10:17) Is the 49ers' roster better than last year?(14:05) Lynch on what he is planning for his HOF speech(16:35) Lynch shares the impact Walsh had on his career(23:43) Lynch details how the team looks thus far through training camp(28:53) Lynch discusses the growth exhibited by Jimmy Garoppolo and Lance(41:22) Matt on Lynch's Hall of Fame induction partySee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


    Trey Lance hype, Mike McDaniel friendship with comedian Dan Soder

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2021 52:58

    Actor and comedian Dan Soder joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to discuss his life-long friendship with 49ers offensive coordinator Mike McDaniel, if he believes in the Trey Lance hype and what he is most looking forward to from the team this season.(3:17) Lance continues to shine at 49ers training camp (8:07) What is the most impressive thing about Lance? (13:22) Which wide receivers stand out at camp? (17:40) How is the health of the 49ers' defense? (22:05) Soder discusses his friendship with McDaniel (29:35) Soder shares McDaniel's early career aspirations (34:10) Soder weighs in on the Trey Lance hype (43:44) Soder shares some of his Bay Area sports memorabiliaSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Peter King examines Trey Lance's starting potential, compares 2021 49ers to 2019 squad

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 1, 2021 52:16

    Peter King joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to break down the 49ers' quarterback situation, how the tandem of Deebo Samuel and Brandon Aiyuk stacks up against other wide receiver duos and why the 2021 49ers reminds him of their 2019 Super Bowl squad.(1:17) Did the 49ers' rookie hype machine exceed expectation? (9:47) King reveals what he wanted to see with the 49ers in Santa Clara (15:02) King discusses the dynamic between Garoppolo and Lance (20:40) King examines how COVID-19 could impact the 2021 NFL season (26:05) King shares what excites him about the 49ers this year (34:35) Lance impresses during start of training camp (39:10) Will there be a QB competition for the 49ers? (44:17) Will Mike McGlinchey bounce back this season?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lance shine as 49ers open training camp

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2021 39:56

    On this edition of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the start of 49ers training camp, including how Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance performed, if Mohamed Sanu has a chance to make the 49ers' regular season roster and if San Francisco has enough depth in the secondary.(3:37) Garoppolo showing spark at 49ers training camp (7:35) How did Garoppolo and Lance look at practice? (12:50) Examining the Garoppolo-Lance dynamic (21:11) 49ers are “cautiously optimistic” with Dee Ford (28:02) Will Sanu make the roster?(33:40) Do the 49ers have enough depth in the secondary?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    49ers' reasons for concern headed into the 2021 NFL season

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 25, 2021 52:51

    On the latest edition of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the main reasons of concern for the 49ers heading into the 2021 NFL season, including if injuries will play a role for the second straight year, and if DeMeco Ryans will experience some growing pains as the new defensive coordinator. Plus, hear the second part of the interview with NFL historian John Turney, where he reveals his thoughts on Patrick Willis, Joe Staley and the upcoming NFL season. (1:37) NFL issues new COVID-19 guidelines (6:35) Will injuries play a factor in the 2021 season? (9:50) Can the 49ers improve their pass rush? (15:11) Should the fans worry about Ryans' first season? (26:40) How concerning is the WR position? (30:40) Turney on if Patrick Willis should be in Canton(36:41) Turney reveals his thoughts on Joe Staley's HOF case (41:41) Turney examines the 49ers' chances in 2021See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Fred Warner's contract extension and other reasons for 49ers optimism

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2021 52:37

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down Fred Warner's contract extension, the quarterback competition between Trey Lance and Jimmy Garoppolo and more reasons for optimism headed into the 2021 NFL season. Plus, NFL historian John Turney joins the show to discuss the Pro Football Hall of Fame and reveal his thoughts on some 49ers legends.(1:37) Warner agrees to five-year contract extension(7:05) How fortunate are the 49ers in keeping the roster together? (11:25) What is the immediate impact of Warner's extension?(19:59) How much better will the 49ers' QB play be in 2021?(23:40) Will the 49ers' offensive line improve? (29:40) Is running back the 49ers' strongest position group? (34:41) Turney discusses his NFL research (42:41) Turney weighs in on Bryant Young's HOF chances (47:58) Turney reveals if he thinks Roger Craig will make the HOFSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Examining 49ers' offseason veteran additions and departures

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2021 47:14

    On this edition of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down if the 49ers should be concerned with the wide receiver position, if Raheem Mostert could end up on the trading block and if there is more pressure on Alex Mack or Samson Ebukam in 2021. (2:10) How will this season be different compared to 2020? (7:35) Important upcoming dates for the 49ers (13:25) Could Mostert end up being traded this season? (17:36) Should the 49ers be worried about the WR position? (27:40) Will Ebukam end up being the 49ers best offseason signing?(34:44) Are the 49ers set on the defensive line? (38:10) Do the 49ers have enough depth in the secondary? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Laura, Matt discuss the Richard Sherman situation

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2021 19:41

    On this edition of 49ers Talk, Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the developing situation involving Richard Sherman.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Analyzing Trey Lance's rookie season ceiling, Trey Sermon's starting potential

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2021 34:47

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss if the 49ers can make a Super Bowl run with Trey Lance as the starting quarterback, the chances Trey Sermon can earn the starting running back role and where Jimmy Garoppolo stands in a ranking of the NFC West quarterbacks. (2:00) Discussing Shanahan's comments on Stafford (10:07) Where does Garoppolo rank amongst NFC West quarterbacks? (17:08) Is Garoppolo better than Stafford? (23:36) Can the 49ers make a Super Bowl run with Lance at QB? (30:22) Will Sermon overtake Mostert as starting running back? See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    Breaking down Kyle Shanahan's impact, Richard Sherman's potential 49ers return

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2021 28:40

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the impact Kyle Shanahan's coaching has on his players, past and present, what the 49ers plan to do at the center position in the future, and the chances Richard Sherman returns to the 49ers next season.(6:00) What clues will hint at Lance being a strong starting candidate? (12:07) Are the chances of a Sherman return growing? (16:08) Who is the long-term answer at center? (21:36) How important has Shanahan been to Kittle's growth?(26:02) 49ers announce new VP of Football CommunicationsSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    49ers' most important offensive players in 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2021 46:11

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the most important offensive players for the 49ers heading into the 2021 season, the impact George Kittle has on the field and if Jimmy Garoppolo or Trey Lance will be more pivotal to the offense this season.(4:00) 49ers receive penalties for offseason violations (13:42) Could Banks be a starter in 2021?(20:18) Will Mack fit in well with San Francisco? (26:36) Can the 49ers count on Samuel being his 2019 version? (30:27) Is Garoppolo or Lance more important to 49ers offense? (36:44) How important is Kittle's impact on the 49ers?Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

    49ers legend Patrick Willis reflects on his career, shares advice to Fred Warner, Dre Greenlaw

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2021 51:34

    New 49ers Hall of Fame inductee Patrick Willis joins 49ers Talk to reflect on his career, why San Francisco was the perfect landing spot in the draft and give words of advice to Fred Warner and Dre Greenlaw.(2:38) How important is Warner to the 49ers' defense? (8:20) 49ers announce return of throwback uniforms (13:18) Willis reflects back on his NFL career (21:36) Willis shares if he could have made the NFL as a running back (27:27) When did Willis know he was a great NFL player?(36:44) Willis shares some advice for Warner, Greenlaw (43:30) Looking back at the 49ers drafting Willis No. 11 overall Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

    49ers' most important defensive players in 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2021 43:50

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt break down the most important defensive players for the 49ers heading into the 2021 season, including the impact of Fred Warner's leadership and if there is any pressure on Arik Armstead to live up to his contract. Plus, will Nick Bosa return to his 2019 level?(2:18) Will Verrett take a step back this season? (8:20) Is Ford the key to 49ers' defense being elite?(15:07) Do 49ers have best linebacker duo with Warner and Greenlaw? (20:06) Will Kinlaw have a better sophomore season? (29:14) How important is Ward to the success of the defense?(32:44) Is there pressure on Armstead heading into this season?(37:50) Breaking down Warner's value to the 49ers (41:08) Will Bosa be at his 2019 level? Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

    49ers mailbag: Discussing who is favored to be Week 1 starting QB, offensive mentality

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2021 45:23

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt answer some fan questions, including if the 49ers will change their offense with the addition of Trey Lance, give the latest update on Fred Warner and his desire for a long-term extension and which 49ers could take a step forward or back in 2021. (5:18) Do fans want Garoppolo or Lance to start Week 1? (12:20) Could Garoppolo become an asset in the future? (16:31) What will determine starting QB competition?(21:06) Can Lance help offense even if he isn't the starter?(27:14) Will 49ers change up their running game in 2021? (36:11) Which 49ers could step back this season? (42:50) Is the 49ers' secondary set? Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

    Analyzing 49ers 2021 QB potential scenarios

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2021 38:39

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the 49ers' potential QB scenarios for the 2021 season, including if Trey Lance can earn the starting role or if Jimmy Garoppolo will hold on to his job for the season. Then, the duo looks at the outcomes of the different scenarios and reveal what they think is the perfect situation for San Francisco (2:18) Will Garoppolo be on the roster if he isn't the starter? (7:20) Could Shanahan have packages for Lance in games? (13:01) What would it take for Lance to start during the season?(17:06) Would Garoppolo take a pay cut if he isn't the starter?(25:14) Does Lance have a shot to start Week 1?(31:11) Willis suspended 6 games (35:50) Who will step up on the defensive line?

    Analyzing Trey Lance's progress compared to other rookie QBs

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2021 42:54

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss how Trey Lance's chance to start with 49ers compares to other rookie quarterbacks, how the NFL's punishment for San Francisco affects the team's rookie class and the reasons why Jimmy Garoppolo could have his best season yet.(2:18) Was the NFL to heavy handed with the 49ers? (7:20) 49ers cancel mandatory mini-camp (12:01) How well is Lance fitting in with 49ers? (18:06) Will Lance start over Garoppolo? (23:14) Do other rookies have a better chance to start compared to Lance? (31:50) What are 49ers doing to add to depth?(37:50) 49ers announce organizational promotions

    Trey Lance's progress, Jimmy Garoppolo's performance and other storylines from 49ers OTAs

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2021 36:36

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the latest 49ers news, including Trey Lance's progression during OTAs, what Jimmy Garoppolo's performance means for the team moving forward and the recent string of injuries suffered in Santa Clara. (1:18) Injury bug bites 49ers again (6:40) Are 49ers deep enough to overcome injuries? (10:01) How was Lance's progression during OTAs?(18:50) What does Garoppolo's strong spring performance mean for 49ers? (28:14) Will 49ers add another wide receiver? (32:50) Updating Dee Ford's injury status

    Wide receiver competition looms for 49ers as Julio Jones is traded elsewhere

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2021 50:40

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the 49ers missing out on Julio Jones, the competition for the team's No. 3 wide receiver spot and the position group in most need of added depth. Then, ESPN Nation's Tennessee Titans reporter Turron Davenport joins the show to break down the Titans' trade for Jones and why the 49ers didn't make a stronger offer for the All-Pro.(1:18) Jones traded to Titans (10:06) Should 49ers fans be disappointed they didn't acquire Jones? (12:52) Davenport reveals his thoughts on the Jones trade (18:20) Should the 49ers have made a bigger push?(22:30) Davenport discusses his 49ers fandom(31:30) What will new 49ers TE Pruitt add to the offense? (37:46) Who will be the 49ers' slot receiver?(42:41) What position groups needs to add depth?

    How 49ers' defense will look under new DC DeMeco Ryans

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2021 39:47

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the latest from 49ers OTAs, including the progress of Trey Lance and the impact injuries have had on the second week. Then, the duo turn their attention to new defensive coordinator DeMeco Ryans and break down how he will change the 49ers' defense this season.(1:48) Updating 49ers’ injury situation during OTAs (7:12) How is Lance progressing? (15:04) Discussing Ryan’s comments on the 49ers' new defensive mentality(23:20) How versatile is the 49ers' defense? (27:10) Which players on defense are primed for breakout season? (31:30) 49ers sign TE Michael Pruit, WR Andy Jones (34:30) Latest update in the Julio Jones sweepstakes

    Predicting 49ers who will break out in 2021 season

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2021 40:43

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss some 49ers who are poised for a breakout 2021 season, what rookie will have the biggest impact for the team and if San Francisco should try to acquire Julio Jones. (4:31) Which 49ers will elevate their game in 2021? (9:12) Who on defense could have breakout season?(13:04) What rookie will have the biggest impact for the 49ers? (19:40) Should 49ers make a run for Julio Jones? (26:10) Could Lance play before being named the starter? (33:30) Predicting 49ers’ third-string quarterback (37:30) Could the NFL start to see load management?

    49ers OTA takeaways: How Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lance looked in practice

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2021 32:52

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss some takeaways from the start of 49ers OTAs, how Jimmy Garoppolo has handled the arrival of Trey Lance, and provide some injury updates on Nick Bosa and Dee Ford. (2:31) 49ers have near perfect attendance at OTAs (7:12) Wilson Jr. out 4-6 months with torn meniscus (11:04) Bosa, Hurd on pace for start of training camp(17:40) How will relationship between Garoppolo and Lance be? (23:10) Takeaways from the first week of 49ers OTAs(27:30) How will Lance factor into the 2021 season?

    Trey Lance, Nick Bosa and other things to watch at 49ers OTAs

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2021 39:55

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss what people should keep their eyes on during the 49ers’ OTAs, when the team should re-sign standout linebacker Fred Warner and how much Trey Lance will play during the preseason.(2:31) 49ers start OTAs this week in Santa Clara (9:40) How much will Lance play in the preseason? (14:00) When should 49ers re-sign Warner? (21:30) Discussing Keena Turners graduation with his daughter, Ella (31:07) Why did Marqise Lee get cut by the 49ers? (33:24) Who is the front-runner to be the 49ers' No. 3 WR?

    Analyzing Trey Sermon, potential of 49ers' draft picks

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2021 50:45

    Executive Director of the Senior Bowl Jim Nagy joins Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt to discuss the importance the Senior Bowl has on the 49ers’ scouting, why Trey Sermon could be the starting running back this upcoming season and the potential the rest of the 49ers’ 2021 draft class has moving forward.(3:00) Impact the Senior Bowl has on the NFL Draft (9:11) Should the 49ers trade for Julio Jones? (15:02) How much does the Senior Bowl help the 49ers? (22:34) Nagy on Sermon’s potential offensive impact (26:40) Could Ambry Thomas start his rookie season? (34:00) Staley being enshrined in Senior Bowl Hall of Fame

    First impressions of Trey Lance and other 49ers rookie minicamp observations

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2021 45:14

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the start of the 49ers’ rookie minicamp, their first impressions of quarterback Trey Lance and the potential for Elijah Mitchell in the passing game. Then, Matt and Laura answer some fan questions and break down how the defense will look under new defensive coordinator DeMeco Ryans and if a Frank Gore reunion is possible this season. (4:00) 49ers sign wide receiver Marqise Lee (9:31) Lance excited to be in minicamp, learning 49ers’ playbook (15:50) When could Lance become 49ers starter? (19:02) Is the San Francisco market tough on QBs? (27:34) Mitchell flashes his potential in rookie minicamp (34:40) Will Gore return to the 49ers?(39:00) How will 49ers defense change under Ryans?

    Emergency Podcast: Dissecting 49ers' 2021 schedule

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2021 41:26

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the highlights of the 49ers' 2021 NFL schedule release, including a potential Trey Lance vs. Justin Fields matchup vs. the Chicago Bears in Week 8 and DeForest Buckner's return to the Bay Area. Plus, Matt shares his instant reaction to the schedule and reveals his prediction for the 49ers’ 2021 season record.(2:00) 49ers open on road in Detroit and Philadelphia(9:31) Packers visit Levi's on Sept. 26 for 49ers’ home opener(14:10) Do the 49ers have a favorable out of division schedule? (19:50) Buckner makes his return to the Bay on SNF with Colts (24:15) 49ers face Bears in Week 8; Could be Lance vs. Fields (29:32) Could this be the final time the 49ers face Russel Wilson in Seattle? (38:40) Will the 49ers make the playoffs?

    Projecting the 49ers' 2021 53-man roster

    Play Episode Listen Later May 9, 2021 49:16

    Matt Maiocco and Laura Britt discuss the importance of Trey Lance working out with Brandon Aiyuk, how patient the 49ers should be with their rookie QB and project who will make the 2021 53-man roster. (2:00) Lance, Aiyuk working out together in Southern California (8:11) Should the 49ers be patient with Trey Lance? (16:05) Projecting the 49ers’ 53-man roster(19:19) What will the running back group look like? (26:18) Is wide receiver the 49ers' deepest position? (35:10) Are the 49ers improved on the defensive line? (44:18) Is Sherman still a fit with the 49ers?

    49ers CEO Jed York explains his draft-day tweets, uneasy Jimmy Garoppolo chats, Trey Lance patience

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2021 60:52


    49ers CEO Jed York joins 49ers Talk to discuss the 49ers' selection of Trey Lance at No. 3 overall in the 2021 NFL Draft, the value of keeping Jimmy Garoppolo and his growing confidence in head coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch. (3:51) Was the 2021 NFL Draft the most memorable?(7:11) How important is the relationship between Shanahan and Lynch?(12:10) York discusses his expectations for the 2021 season(21:05) York details the advantage of having both Garoppolo and Lance on the roster(28:18) York touches on the confidence he has in Shanahan and Lynch (32:10) York shares when he learned the 49ers would select Lance(43:48) York reveals a funny conversation he had with Aaron Rodgers


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