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  • By Sasha D. Robinson
    Aug 15, 2019 at 6:45 PM 3 comments
    On a third-and-five in the third quarter, Dallas Cowboy quarterback Mike White threw a slant pass to wide receiver Cedrick Wilson, who was laid out by San Francisco 49ers safety Adrian Colbert. As Colbert and 49ers linebacker Azeer Al-Shaair celebrated the hit, the back judge threw a flag for it. The 49ers would win the game 17-9, but the former Miami Hurricane was ejected from the game for leading with his helmet, which was not a good welcome back to the NFL after finishing last season on injured reserve. During a press conference on August 13, San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh said the team is fortunate to have safeties like Colbert vying for a roster spot. "There are legitimate safeties all over the place in that...
  • By Sasha D. Robinson
    Aug 8, 2019 at 9:25 AM 0 comments
    During a break in Wednesday's practice, San Francisco 49ers veteran cornerback Richard Sherman left a stern message for the defense. "Sherm is an outstanding leader and his message was that we're getting to a point in camp where it's easy to feel sorry for yourself," 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh said during the August 7 press conference after the practice. "But, if you want to be a champion, champions rise to every occasion. So, he wanted to see the team finish strong and that was basically the message." Saleh said Sherman was visibly upset after the defense gave up four red-zone touchdowns. "Obviously, with confidence in yourself you feel like you can hold other people accountable," Saleh said. "Sherm has nothing to prove when he speaks....
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