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Here's the Catch: A show about the San Francisco 49ers

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The Athletic's David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and former 49ers defensive end Dennis Brown come with a weekly podcast covering the San Francisco 49ers, featuring regular guests and hard-hitting analysis. You can listen to Here's The Catch twice a week at theathletic.com/heresthecatch

The Athletic's David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and former 49ers defensive end Dennis Brown come with a weekly podcast covering the San Francisco 49ers, featuring regular guests and hard-hitting analysis. You can listen to Here's The Catch twice a week at theathletic.com/heresthecatch

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The Athletic's David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and former 49ers defensive end Dennis Brown come with a weekly podcast covering the San Francisco 49ers, featuring regular guests and hard-hitting analysis. You can listen to Here's The Catch twice a week at theathletic.com/heresthecatch

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English


Episodes

49ers Hit The Bye Week

10/14/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the 49ers QB situation. QB's Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance continue to rehab their injuries. How can the Niners get better at crucial moments? Do the 49ers need to return to the game plan of playing two quarterbacks? The Niners identity has been attacked by injury. It will be an uphill climb for the Niners coming out of the bye week. Niners get a few players coming off from injury. DT DeForest Buckner returns to Levis Stadium. And there's still a lot left to...

Duration:00:47:12

Trey Lance Gets His Feet Wet In A 49ers Loss

10/11/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the gutsy performance by QB Trey Lance. The costly penalties caused by the Niners. Has Lance positioned himself to be the Niners QB going forward? How does coach Kyle Shanahan move forward at quarterback? The great performance by RB Elijah Mitchell in his return. And a look at how the Niners are starting to produce. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:51

Who Will Be The 49ers Starting QB in Week 5?

10/7/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the Niners QB situation. Trey Lance practicing with the one's this week. Can the Niners sneak away with a win on the road against the Arizona Cardinals? The Niners have to be consistently good against QB Kyler Murray. The Niners need to put together a consistent 60 minutes of football. A look at this week's Niners practice. The need for a disciplined Niners push rush. And can the Niners get the most out of their offense weapons? Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:50:25

Injuries Pile On In A Week 4 Loss For The 49ers

10/4/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss how the 49ers hot start followed by a downhill performance that resulted in a loss to the Seahawks. Jimmy Garoppolo is likely to miss Week 5 against the Cardinals. How far can Trey Lance get into coach Kyle Shanahan's playbook? Seems like the Niners just can't stay away from injuries. Turnover differential is a troubling sign for the Niners. And can the Niners catch the Arizona Cardinals by surprise? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:09

How Will The 49ers Show Up Against The Seahawks In Week 4?

10/1/2021
David, Matt and Dennis preview the 49ers week 4 matchup against the Seahawks. Seahawk week is always a big week for the Niners. Both teams coming off a Week 3 loss. Can the Niners start off fast against the Seahawks? RB Elijah Mitchell back in practice. What are the reasons behind some of Jimmy Garoppolo's struggles? And who will step up and make plays for the Niners this Sunday? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:57

Niners Fall To The Packers In Week 3

9/27/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss how the 49ers were not able to establish any type of run game against the Packers. It was a pretty beaten up Niners secondary. How the Packers made the 49ers play on their terms. Continued injuries for the Niners. Could Richard Sherman be the answer to the 49ers secondary? And how the Niners were out coached. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:21

The 49ers Return Back Home 2-0

9/24/2021
David, Matt, and Dennis discuss the Niners returning home 2-0. The emotional uplift from being back home for the 49ers. The Niners will have to get creative on offense. The likely chance of the Niners sixth string running back getting the start. Will we see Trey Lance in Week 3? How Aaron Rodgers has never beaten a winning Niners team. Can the Niners make the Packers pay on the ground? The Packers will be without their top push rusher. And the rumored beef between coach Kyle Shanahan and...

Duration:00:47:39

49ers Delivered When It Mattered Against the Eagles

9/20/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss how resilient the 49ers were facing the Eagles. More injuries plagued the Niners. A look at how the Niners made plays at the right times. Improvising at the running back position. DT Javon Kinlaw being a difference maker. Niners cornerbacks were tested against the Eagles. Did the Niners pack it in a little early? No snaps for Trey Lance in week 2. And how the Niners are still trying to figure out how to keep track of a mobile quarterback. Learn more about your...

Duration:00:38:15

Game 2 Preview: 49ers vs. Eagles

9/16/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss how the 49ers are likely to get tested early against the Philadelphia Eagles. Niners have to be ready to defend the run. What's going on with Trey Sermon? Niners getting a little light at the running back position. Can the Niners pass rush help out their secondary? A look at how important Javon Kinlaw is to the defense. Coach Kyle Shanahan's comments on WR Brandon Aiyuk. And how the Eagles have a lot to throw at the Niners. Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:00:51:16

It Was A Tale Of Two Games For The 49ers

9/13/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the 49ers win over the Lions. The areas where the 49ers went wrong. Losing their best cornerback late in the fourth quarter. It was a great day for QB Jimmy Garoppolo. Niners need to hone in on some things defensively. How coach Kyle Shanahan has the ability to mix and match his QB's. Questions surrounding why RB Trey Serman was inactive. Rookie RB Elijah Mitchell impressive first NFL game. Dee Ford 's return. And why coach Shanahan took guys out early. Learn...

Duration:00:49:51

49ers Kick Off Their Season In Detroit

9/10/2021
David, Matt and Dennis discuss the 49ers opening up their season against the Detroit Lions. The depth of the 49ers defensive line. How Dee Ford will be on a pitch count. A look at what the 49ers do effectively. The Niners seem relatively healthy so far this season. Coach Shanahan's desire to run the ball. Niners will face a not so great Lions offensive line. And the uncertainty at secondary for the Niners. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:46

2021 49ers Final 53-man Roster

9/1/2021
TK, David and Matt discuss the 49ers roster cut down. Niners looking better health wise. QB Trey Lance chip bone in his finger. Players the 49ers lost to IR. Who will return punts for the Niners? How will coach Kyle Shanahan utilize both of his QB's? What are the Niners lacking? Can the Niners play the game on their terms? Pressures surrounding the offensive line. And will the defensive lead the way for the Niners this season? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:48:36

Notable Returns To Practice And Who Will Be The 49ers QB 1?

8/26/2021
David and Matt discuss the mixing and matching of QB's in the Niners practice. DE Nick Bosa's return to practice. Will Coach Kyle Shanahan mix and match his QB's in games? How many snaps will Trey Lance get? Coach Shanhan has not named a starter yet. How the Niners are taking advantage of that. And players on the bubble. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:55:55

Preseason Game Number One Is In The Books

8/17/2021
David and Matt discuss the takeaways from the 49ers first preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. How the game mimic what training camp practices have looked like for the Niners. The unfortunate injury for Aaron Banks. The Niners need for depth on the offensive line. Safety Jaquiski Tartt may be back sooner than later. It was a good day for safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix in Monday's practice. Not too many concerns surrounding the Niners safety spot. Jordan Matthews adapting to the tight end...

Duration:00:51:58

Things Are Going According To Plan So Far For The 49ers

8/9/2021
David and Matt discuss the anticipation of the 49ers first preseason opener. Coach Kyle Shanahan said he can't evaluate the running backs until the preseason games start. What's happening in the Niners QB room? A look at the improvements to the Niners offensive line. Coach Shanahan's will likely have a mix at QB from time to time. The latest with Dee Ford and Nick Bosa. The Niners defensive line will be the strength of their defense. Their veterans in the secondary will help bring the...

Duration:00:59:01

49ers Cut Their Offseason Program Short

6/11/2021
Tim Kawakami, David Lombardi and Matt Barrows discuss the 49ers cutting their mini-camp short due to some season ending injuries. How freaky the 49ers injury situation has been. The cost of Julio Jones was too high. The Niners have a lot of competition in the wide receiver room. Will we see Trey Lance in games this season? Are the Niners a Super Bowl contending team behind Jimmy Garoppolo? And how the 49ers are putting their faith in Nick Bosa returning back to normal. Learn more about your...

Duration:00:41:11

The 49ers Offensive Focus Draft

5/4/2021
David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and Dennis Brown recap the 49ers 2021 NFL draft selections.. The additions to their running back depth. Looking at the Niners cumulative effect of the investment in the offensive line. And how they see Jaylon Moore more as a guard. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:47

The 49ers Have Set Themselves Up For Success

4/30/2021
David Lombardi and Matt Barrows discuss how the Niners have an interesting dual QB situation. It was a lot to like in Trey Lance's film. How we can't rule out Jimmy Garoppolo. And the Niners need to keep their foot on the gas. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:26

The Anticipation Of The 3rd Pick For the 49ers

4/22/2021
David Lombardi, Matt Barrows and Dennis Brown discuss the reasons why the Niners traded up so early. Is taking a QB an obvious choice for the 49ers? How the 49ers are not above going against the popular choice. And which players in the draft immediately fit with the 49ers? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:52:32

49ers Trading Up In The Draft While Staying Committed To Jimmy Garoppolo

4/2/2021
David Lombardi and Matt Barrows discuss what prompted the Niners to trade up in the draft. How the Niners will likely have a stronger QB room. The Niners seem committed to Jimmy Garoppolo. And who will the 49ers take at number three? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:54