Kristian Quick Hits: Saints vs 49ers separation weekend

Separation time: November in the NFL is usually where we see teams start to pull away in their respective divisions and conferences. This Sunday, when the Saints meet the 49ers in the Superdome, we'll get to see who's ready to make the playoff push and who's not. The Saints are 7-2 and trying to keep ..

Ex-49er Haralson helping Saints’ surging defense (Fox Sports)

While Saints outside linebacker Parys Haralson was pleased to be moving closer to family, he didn’t otherwise know what to expect when he was traded from the defending NFC champion San Francisco 49ers to a New Orleans team emerging from the bounty scandal and a 7-9 record…. Click to read the original Saints article by ..

San Francisco 49ers: Five Players to Watch vs. New Orleans Saints

COMMENTARY | The San Francisco 49ers (6-3) have a huge task ahead them in the New Orleans Saints (7-2). After coming up short last week to the Carolina Panthers, the 49ers need to regroup and focus on getting a "W". However, that task won’t come easy with the Saints’ ability to light up the scoreboard. ..

Ex-49er Haralson helping Saints’ surging defense

In this Oct. 13, 2013, file photo, New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Parys Haralson, top, tackles New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley in the first half of an NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass

With Manningham hobbled, Baldwin could get chances (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)

SANTA CLARA – Michael Crabtree will not be active for Sunday’s game, and Mario Manningham might have a limited role – if he’s available at all. So the 49ers could turn to Jon Baldwin for his first extended role since coming over from the Kansas City Chiefs in a trade for A.J. Jenkins. “He had tremendous week this week or practice – very competitive,” 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said. Manningham is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game against New Orleans Saints with a knee condition that limited him throughout the week of practices