Coach Jim Harbaugh referred to Blaine Gabbert as "the guy right now" for the 49ers' backup QB job.
The 49ers are expected to use their injured reserve/designated for return tag on NT Glenn Dorsey (torn biceps).
CSN Bay Area doesn't consider Stevie Johnson a lock to win the 49ers' No. 3 receiver job.
CSN Bay Area's Matt Maiocco reports the 49ers are "not interested" in trading holdout RG Alex Boone.
Michael Crabtree admitted he wasn't healthy or himself in the eight games he played last season after returning from a torn Achilles'.
According to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, there's a "real good chance" Brandon Lloyd cracks the 49ers' 53-man roster.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the 49ers have made progress with walk-year WR Michael Crabtree in long-term talks, and that there is "hope for a deal before the season."
49ers signed NT Glenn Dorsey to a two-year extension through 2016.
49ers RT Anthony Davis (shoulder surgery) has resumed practicing, and will be ready for Week 1.
Colin Kaepernick admits he was limited by his early-season foot injury in 2013.
CBS' Jason La Canfora reports there's been "no progress" in contract talks between the 49ers and holdout RG Alex Boone.
NFL.com's Gil Brandt reports holdout 49ers RG Alex Boone turned down an offer that would have made him one of the 12 highest-paid guards in the league.
DC Vic Fangio said the ILB competition between Michael Wilhoite and Chris Borland is too close to call.
ESPN 49ers reporter Bill Williamson expects Marcus Lattimore (knee, hamstring) to be activated sometime during the season.
Coach Jim Harbaugh hinted after Sunday's second preseason game that Blaine Gabbert is in danger of losing the 49ers' backup QB job.