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.
Analyzing Trey Lance’s progress compared to other rookie QBs
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
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
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
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
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
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?