Chicago Bears quarterback Brian Hoyer (2) warms up before an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, in Green Bay, Wis.
Chicago Bears quarterback Brian Hoyer (2) warms up before an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, in Green Bay, Wis. Matt Ludtke AP
Chicago Bears quarterback Brian Hoyer (2) warms up before an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, in Green Bay, Wis. Matt Ludtke AP
49ers with Matt Barrows

49ers with Matt Barrows

The premier blog for news and insights on the San Francisco 49ers

49ers to sign two-year deal with QB Brian Hoyer

March 08, 2017 07:46 AM

UPDATED March 08, 2017 02:05 PM

Comments

More Videos

'Can't waste one play': Shanahan reflects on 49ers' first win of 2017 1:09

'Can't waste one play': Shanahan reflects on 49ers' first win of 2017

'A deranged, paranoid killer' 7:00

'A deranged, paranoid killer'

Watch Sacramento Black Lives Matter protest removal Oak Park mural 1:13

Watch Sacramento Black Lives Matter protest removal Oak Park mural

Sacramento SPCA is drowning in puppies 0:22

Sacramento SPCA is drowning in puppies

'There are other things they could have done' 1:21

'There are other things they could have done'

How to survive an active shooter 3:59

How to survive an active shooter

Former NBA player John Salley talks about Deuces, his new Los Angeles-based marijuana venture 2:02

Former NBA player John Salley talks about Deuces, his new Los Angeles-based marijuana venture

Croatian referee saves soccer player's life after he swallows tongue 1:40

Croatian referee saves soccer player's life after he swallows tongue

Smoking backpack causes panic in airport TSA line 0:27

Smoking backpack causes panic in airport TSA line

Where the Rancho Tehama shootings happened 0:36

Where the Rancho Tehama shootings happened

  • 'Can't waste one play': Shanahan reflects on 49ers' first win of 2017

    49ers coach Kyle Shanahan speaks following the team's first win of the season, 31-21 over the New York Giants at Levi's Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017.

About This Blog


Matt Barrows was born in Blacksburg, Va., and attended the University of Virginia. He graduated in 1995, went to Northwestern for a journalism degree a year later, and got his first job at a South Carolina daily in 1997. He joined The Sacramento Bee as a Metro reporter in 1999 and started covering the San Francisco 49ers in 2003. His favorite player of all time is Darrell Green. Reach Barrows at mbarrows@sacbee.com.
Twitter: @mattbarrows

Sports Night


Sign up to receive breaking sports news alerts and the Sports Night newsletter with late-breaking developments, stats and scores.

Key links


49ers schedule
49ers roster
49ers depth chart
49ers statistics

NFL news
NFL statistics
NFL weekly schedule

Pro Football Focus
NFL.com
Monday Morning Quarterback / Sports Illustrated
Los Angeles Times NFL
RotoWorld / NBC Sports