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Vernon Davis

Vernon Davis - #85 - TE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 250 lbs.
Birthday 01/31/1984
Birthplace Washington, DC
College Maryland
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 1st round, 6th pick by 49ers

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Rec Yds TD
41 548 5

Inactives announced for Saints-49ers

Posted Jan. 14, 2012 @ 3:05 p.m. ET
The Saints and 49ers have announced their inactives for Saturday's NFC divisional-round playoff game.

Saints rule WR Moore out for Saturday

Posted Jan. 13, 2012 @ 3:52 p.m. ET
The Saints ruled WR Lance Moore (hamstring) and TE John Gilmore (toe) out for Saturday's playoff game against the 49ers.

Rogers good bet to re-up long-term with Niners

Posted Jan. 12, 2012 @ 8:55 p.m. ET
The way we hear it, it would be a pretty big surprise if the 49ers decided not to grant CB Carlos Rogers' wish to sign a long-term deal with the team.

Niners will rise if Brees falls

Posted Jan. 12, 2012 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
Tom Danyluk sounds off on the Saints-49ers game, Mike Mayock and the notion of natural-born winners in his weekly column.

Special teams have helped make 49ers elite

Posted Jan. 11, 2012 @ 3:31 p.m. ET
Spearheaded by the creative coaching of Brad Seely, the Niners' special-teams play, including the kicking of PK David Akers, has been key to the team's success this season.

The First Fifteen: Divisional round

Posted Jan. 10, 2012 @ 3:27 p.m. ET
Taking an early look at the best two days of football of the NFL season — the top four seeds are back in action — plus all the other developing stories around the league this week.

Shorts and Shells: Wild-card edition

Posted Jan. 09, 2012 @ 1:14 a.m. ET
Tim Tebow provided an exciting finish to wild-card weekend, and his Broncos face a familiar coach next week: new Patriots offensive assistant Josh McDaniels.

Eagles, Chargers fall flat; 49ers, Bengals surprise

Posted Jan. 07, 2012 @ 3:26 p.m. ET
This week's "NFList" identifies the three most disappointing teams and the three most surprising teams this season.

49ers could be looking to beef up D-line

Posted Jan. 05, 2012 @ 4:44 p.m. ET
We hear it hardly would be a surprise if the Niners decide to focus on fortifying their defensive line early in the upcoming draft.

The First Fifteen: Wild-card edition

Posted Jan. 03, 2012 @ 4:13 p.m. ET
In his "First Fifteen" column, Eric Edholm analyzes the wild-card matchups, teams that are making coaching and front-office moves and the playoff teams on bye.

Cardiac Cards are NFL's best at fourth-quarter rallies

Posted Dec. 31, 2011 @ 2:47 p.m. ET
This week's "NFList" looks at the teams that have most often come from behind in the fourth quarter to win games, such as the Cardinals with PR extraordinaire Patrick Peterson.

Niners' release of Edwards a curious move

Posted Dec. 30, 2011 @ 2:06 p.m. ET
Considering how depleted the Niners' receiving ranks have become, the abrupt release of former Pro Bowler Braylon Edwards has raised more than a few eyebrows.

49ers lead NFC Pro Bowl roster

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 7:56 p.m. ET
One of the league's biggest surprises, the 49ers, lead the NFC with eight Pro Bowl selections in Tuesday's announcement of the all-star squad.

It's a six-horse race for the Super Bowl

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 12:23 p.m. ET
We still don't know the complete 12-team playoff field yet, but Hub Arkush believes there are just six teams that have a legitimate shot at Super Bowl XLVI.

49ers release WR Edwards

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
The 49ers released WR Braylon Edwards on Tuesday, the veteran wideout announced on his Twitter.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Davis is out of Sunday night's game against Seattle with a concussion after getting hit along the sideline by Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor.||||||| Davis was attempting to haul in a pass deep in Seattle's end late in the first quarter Sunday night. Davis caught the pass but was immediately knocked off his feet by Chancellor, jarring the ball loose. Davis was slow to get up, was examined by doctors on the sideline and eventually taken to the locker room for further evaluation. The team announced early in the second quarter Davis had a concussion and would not return.
Posted Oct. 08, 2012
Davis caught five passes for a season-high 106 yards during Sunday's 45-3 rout of Buffalo.||||||| While Davis is only averaging four catches per game, he's making the most of his opportunities - his 15.2 yards per reception ranks second in the league among tight ends.
Posted Sept. 17, 2012
Davis caught a pair of touchdowns in the 49ers' 27-19 win over visiting Detroit on Sunday night.||||||| Through two games, Davis already has half of his TD total from 2011. If he stays healthy, he might in line to top his production from 2009, when he had 78 catches for 965 yards and 13 touchdowns.
Posted Jan. 23, 2012
Davis concluded an outstanding postseason in Sunday's 20-17 OT loss to the Giants.||||||| Davis had three catches for 112 yards and two scores after he had 180 and two last week. Fantasy owners can expect big things in 2012 from the tight end.
Posted Jan. 15, 2012
Davis added seven catches for 180 catches and two scores in Saturday's 36-32 postseason win over the Saints.||||||| Davis put his name into Niners lore with his spectacular winning TD catch from Alex Smith. "You've got to call it `The Grab,"' Davis said of his play. "We were down. I had to make it happen to take my teammates where we want to go."

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