Martin will get first shot to replace Kilgore

As expected, 49ers center Daniel Kilgore will go on injured reserve after breaking his ankle in Sunday's 42-17 drubbing from the Broncos. Rookie center Marcus Martin, who is coming off an injury of his own, is the favorite to replace him in the starting lineup.

49ers center Kilgore suffers leg injury

The 49ers may have lost starting center Daniel Kilgore to a potentially serious lower-leg injury in Sunday night's loss to the Denver Broncos.

49ers no match for Manning on historic night

The San Francisco 49ers lost to Broncos big Sunday night, 42-17, to fall to 4-3. Peyton Manning picked apart a defense missing a number of key players and secured the all-time touchdown pass record by throwing three in the first half. The banged up 49ers have their bye, which comes at a good time.

Report: Smith's suspension could be shortened

According to a report, outside linebacker Aldon Smith could have his nine-game suspension shortened.

49ers won't have to face Harvin

The Seahawks have reportedly traded Percy Harvin to the New York Jets for a conditional draft pick Friday in one of the more shocking midseason trades in recent memory.

Willis expects to return after bye week

The 49ers and Patrick Willis dodged another bullet with his toe injury, he said Friday. Included is the complete injury report for Sunday night's game against the Broncos.

Broncos defense provides 49ers a stiff test

Peyton Manning is typically the first player that comes to mind when thinking about the Denver Broncos. But the team's rebuilt defense has played very well in the early portion of 2014 and will provide the 49ers a tough test Sunday night.

NFL Week 7: Scores & Recaps

Our staff breaks down every game this week with insider info.

Behind Enemy Lines: Perrish Cox Ascending?

The Niners will roll into Denver to take on the Broncos on Sunday Night Football (NBC). We sat down with a Niners Insider to get the scoop on the defense. (Photo courtesy Cary Edmondson/USA Today Sports Images)

Offense: Who’s worth the franchise?

Franchise tags were in plentiful supply but rare demand last year. That might be the case again on offense in March 2015.

49ers Fangio recalls early days with Manning

49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio has a long history with Peyton Manning, back to the days when he was a high school quarterback lucky enough to practice with the New Orleans Saints in the offseason.

Behind Enemy Lines: beating Denver's defense

In Part II of our Behind Enemy Lines series with the publisher of Mile High Huddle, we dive into the Broncos' defense that's been playing awfully well in 2014.