John Lynch

Karl Buscheck
April 16, 2018 - 11:37 am
With Reuben Foster facing three felony charges — including domestic violence — and up to 11 years in prison, the linebacker will be nowhere to be seen at the 49ers offseason program, which begins on Monday. On Sunday afternoon, the club released the following joint statement from CEO Jed York,...
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Karl Buscheck
March 26, 2018 - 10:32 am
Speaking at the NFL owners meeting in Orlando, FL, 49ers general manager John Lynch provided a brief update on Reuben Foster who remains mired in legal purgatory. The team is currently waiting to find out if the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office will pursue criminal charges against...
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Karl Buscheck
March 22, 2018 - 10:48 am
In an appearance on ESPN Radio on Wednesday, John Lynch the 49ers general manager dropped an unexpected nugget, confirming what had long been speculated: Kirk Cousins, not Jimmy Garoppolo was supposed to be the franchise quarterback. "We made the trade, but then there were some days when Kyle...
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Karl Buscheck
March 12, 2018 - 2:42 pm
The 49ers might have already done the heavy lifting when it comes to free-agent shopping, according to a report from Steve Wyche of NFL Network. “In speaking to John Lynch, he made it sound like — and remember the Niners have a boatload of money under the salary cap to pursue free agents — that...
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Bonta Hill
March 11, 2018 - 1:01 pm
When ESPN’s Adam Schefter broke the news that the San Francisco 49ers and the despised, bombastic cornerback Richard Sherman had reached an agreement on a three-year deal, I was ticked. Not because he agitated, mocked and gave 49ers fans nightmares with his pompous ways, no, I was peeved because I...
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Karl Buscheck
March 02, 2018 - 10:13 am
The San Francisco 49ers own the No. 9 pick in the 2018 NFL draft after winning their coin toss over the Oakland Raiders. The silver and black now assume pick No. 10. Both teams finished the year with a 6-10 record and an identical strength of schedule (.512), which brought about the coin flip. #...
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Karl Buscheck
March 01, 2018 - 12:54 pm
Speaking at the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday, 49ers general John Lynch lavished praise on face of the franchise Jimmy Garoppolo, who inked a record-setting $137.5 million contact last month. The Niners traded for Garoppolo on Oct. 31 but didn’t put him into a game until Nov. 26. “Everybody was...
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Karl Buscheck
February 28, 2018 - 12:00 pm
More than two weeks after Reuben Foster was arrested in Los Gatos on charges of domestic violence, making threats and possession of an assault weapon, 49ers general manager offered his first public comments on the situation. “We’ve made it a part of our core principles, our core values, that we’re...
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Karl Buscheck
February 09, 2018 - 1:11 pm
Jimmy Garoppolo, general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan took the stage in Santa Clara on Friday to officially announced the QB’s five-year contract. Now that Garoppolo is entrenched at quarterback, the new face franchise has a simple objective for the 49ers… Jimmy Garoppolo: “We...
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Lynch Garoppolo
USA Today
Dan Dibley
December 19, 2017 - 9:40 am
Ever since the acquisition of quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, the San Francisco 49ers have been a team on the rise. Fans in the Bay Area are well aware of the bright future that exists, in no small part because in Jimmy G the 49ers finally have what appears to be a franchise quarterback. While this...
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