Featured news and video LaMichael James brought to you by Comcast SportsNet Washington
James helps 49ers coverage unit prepare for Sproles
The 49ers coverage units appear to have things figured out after a tough start, and head coach Jim Harbaugh says second-round draft pick LaMichael James is a big reason.
49ers notes: Are James & Jenkins ready for opportunity?
With Kyle Williams out for the year and Kendall Hunter's status uncertain, there could be some fresh legs seeing more action for the 49ers, including wide receiver A.J. Jenkins and running back LaMichael James .
Monday Morning Mailbag: Depth is tested
Injuries to Kyle Williams and Kendall Hunter have pushed the spotlight onto rookies A.J. Jenkins and LaMichael James . Are they ready to play?
How do 49ers replace Williams, Hunter?
For all the talk of increased opportunity for A.J. Jenkins and LaMichael James , it might turn into bigger opportunities for two veteran free-agent pickups: Randy Moss and Brandon Jacobs.
49ers notes: Who will back up Gore?
Now that Kendall Hunter is out for the season, the 49ers need a backup running back. While second-round pick LaMichael James may be the most intriguing option, Anthony Dixon and Brandon Jacobs are also available.
Obstacles remain for Jenkins, James to play
You might think injuries to Kendall Hunter and Kyle Willies would open the door for draft picks LaMichael James and A.J. Jenkins. Think again.
Inactives: Jenkins suits up, James sits down
A.J. Jenkins is active for the first time since the 49ers' season opener at Green Bay. LaMichael James will have to wait at least another week before he can say he donned a 49ers uniform on game day.
Still no play time for 49ers' top rookies
Injuries to Kyle Williams and Kendall Hunter appeared to pave the way for rookies A.J. Jenkins and LaMichael James to get their first playing time. But once again Jim Harbaugh stuck with his veterans instead.
Baalke hints James' debut is coming
49ers general manager Trent Baalke intimated Monday that rookie running back LaMichael James will soon get a chance to contribute.