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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

Shorts and Shells: Week 16

Posted Dec. 26, 2011 @ 8:08 p.m. ET
Ranking the danger factor of the teams that have yet to qualify for the postseason; Jerome Simpson's and Richard Seymour's heroics; plus plenty more.

Defense, special teams carry 49ers over Seahawks

Posted Dec. 24, 2011 @ 7:54 p.m. ET
David Akers kicked four field goals and the 49ers held on for a 19-17 victory over the Seahawks on Saturday.

49ers PK Akers sets field-goal record

Posted Dec. 24, 2011 @ 6:55 p.m. ET
David Akers made his 41st field goal of the season in Week 16, setting an NFL single-season record.

New deal for 49ers QB Smith could be coming soon

Posted Dec. 23, 2011 @ 1:19 p.m. ET
It appears 49ers QB Alex Smith has done more than enough this season to earn a new contract in the not-too-distant future.

Utility: Still in dark over Candlestick blackout

Posted Dec. 20, 2011 @ 6:58 p.m. ET
California utility companies still seeking answers to embarrassing Monday-night Candlestick Park blackouts.

The First Fifteen: Week 16

Posted Dec. 20, 2011 @ 2:41 p.m. ET
Previewing the early story lines including Giants-Jets, Eagles-Cowboys, Saints-Falcons and the rest of the key Week 16 matchups.

Playoff scenarios for Week 16

Posted Dec. 20, 2011 @ 1:21 p.m. ET
Four AFC teams have clinched playoffs berths and three NFC teams have done the same.

49ers beat Big Ben, Steelers 20-3

Posted Dec. 20, 2011 @ 12:30 a.m. ET
San Francisco rode its top-ranked run defense to beat Pittsburgh and its ailing QB, Ben Roethlisberger, 20-3 on Monday night.

Power outages result in Steelers-49ers delays

Posted Dec. 19, 2011 @ 8:34 p.m. ET
A power outage at Candlestick Park interrupted the second quarter of the Pittsburgh-San Francisco "Monday Night Football" game, after an earlier outage had delayed the kickoff.

Injury report for Steelers-49ers MNF game

Posted Dec. 18, 2011 @ 3:59 a.m. ET
Here is the injury report for the Week 15 Monday-night game, Pittsburgh at San Francisco, showing the status of each injured player.

Boone shapes up as solid keeper for Niners

Posted Dec. 16, 2011 @ 2:50 p.m. ET
While deemed worthy of a recent contract extension through 2015, OL Alex Boone is not considered a core player. "But he's a definite keeper," one team insider said.

NFL upholds Harrison's suspension

Posted Dec. 16, 2011 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
The NFL upheld its one-game suspension on Steelers OLB James Harrison, league spokesman Greg Aiello announced Friday.

Jed York behind 49ers' resurgence

Posted Dec. 14, 2011 @ 1:45 p.m. ET
Jim Harbaugh has turned the 49ers around, but he wouldn't even have been with the team but for the foresight and determination of team CEO Jed York.

The First Fifteen: Week 15

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 3:20 p.m. ET
Here are the top 15 story lines for Week 15 — including Tim Tebow vs. Tom Brady — which couldn't possibly be as crazy as Week 14, could it?

Playoff scenarios for Week 15

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 12:13 p.m. ET
The Patriots, Ravens and Steelers are among the teams looking to clinch playoff spots this weekend.

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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