Stories from Grant Cohn

Before the 49ers decide what they need in the draft and free agency, they must take sober stock of what they have.
Team’s record on pace to regress, but second-year coach has faced numerous challenges this season.
Two bad drafts and personnel issues like Reuben Foster show he’s unable to handle the job.
Troubles that led to Reuben Foster’s eventual release were evident before team spent a first-round pick on him.
I challenge every member of the organization to start improving after the bye week. Here's how.
Judging by all the normal factors, the New York Giants should cream the 49ers in prime time. But they won't.
Defensive line has done well, but rest of defense and brain trust get harsh grades.
Here are the 49ers midseason grades, starting with their offense. Grades for defense, special teams and coaches will arrive Tuesday.
Both teams have a tendency to struggle late, so the 49ers will have to toughen up.
The 49ers' season pretty much is over, but Kyle Shanahan must win Sunday's game.