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  1. A Look at the 49ers Special Teams UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NinerNoise

    It's a unit that will feature a rookie punter replacing former long-tenured punter Andy Lee this season. It is also a unit that boasts one of the NFL's oldest players in kicker Phil Dawson.

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  2. 49ers training camp recap 8/2: Defense wins championships at day 2 practiceRead the original story

    Monday | Niners Nation

    ... 11 on 11s. As for special teams, we had our first good look at P Bradley Pinion who at 6'5 229 towers over K Phil Dawson. Pinion appears to have quite a leg with decent hang time as well. He also took over holding duties for kicks during practice. ...

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  3. Predicting San Francisco 49ers' 1st Wave of Roster CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BleacherReport

    ... as a punter. He allowed the team to do more special teams work without wearing out the leg of the starter, Phil Dawson, who was 39 in 2014. This year, former Southern Mississippi kicker Corey Acosta will fill Schmidt's role. Acosta will handle some ...

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  4. Can Colin Kaepernick Be Clutch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | NBC Bay Area

    ... to tie the game at 20-20 with 5:09 left, Kaepernick led the Niners from their own 20 to the Green Bay 15, where Phil Dawson kicked the game-winning field goal with just three seconds left in a 23-20 decision. Included in Kaepernick's three ...

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  5. Will risk pay off with 49ers special teams?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | SFGate

    ... the transition from rugby, could also provide depth as a core player and returner, if he makes the team. Kicker Phil Dawson is 40 and he missed six field goals last year to drop his season average to an 80 percent conversion rate, his worst in nine ...

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  6. 49ers salary cap: Phil Dawson is last big special teams cap figureRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Niners Nation

    ... Andy Lee. That leaves the 49ers with 2/3 of their specialists on rookie contracts. The big remaining question is Phil Dawson. His $4,134,000 cap hit is the ninth biggest on the 49ers roster, and he is due to hit free agency once again after this ...

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  7. 49ers roster, 90-in-90 breakdowns: Corey AcostaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 11 | Niners Nation

    ... out the offseason workout program. It would seem that he is viewed as no more than a training camp leg to keep Phil Dawson rested and ready for the regular season. Bradley Pinion has been handling punting duties, and said he's gotten a decent amount ...

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  8. Dawson: Age, New Holder Won't Be a ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Niners kicker Phil Dawson will no longer be working with holder Andy Lee , who was traded this offseason. Yet Dawson who turned 40 this offseason goes into training camp in late July confident he's as good as ever.

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  9. Phil Dawson's only mission in 2015: make field goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | NinerNoise

    ... has done a pretty good job of doing just that. An 84% successful conversion field goal rate proves just that for Phil Dawson, who will start his 17th season in the NFL, and his third with the 49ers in 2015. In his first year in San Francisco, Dawson ...

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  10. Biggest Surprises of the San Francisco 49ers' Offseason so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... this season, their highest-profile free agents each year were Brian Westbrook, David Akers, Mario Manningham, Phil Dawson and Antoine Bethea. While there are some good players in that group, none of them exactly make a huge dent in the salary cap or ...

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  11. Phil Dawson, Bradley Pinion will have plenty to work on the next few monthsRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... turnover at the holder position for the first time in a long time. Kyle Nelson will remain the long snapper, and Phil Dawson will remain the kicker, but the middle man will be changing. The group has done plenty of work during the offseason workout ...

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  12. Anquan Boldin contract status will likely be resolved next springRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... numerous free agents to deal with next spring, with notable names like Aldon Smith, Vernon Davis, Alex Boone and Phil Dawson high on the list. Arguably their most consistent producer recently is scheduled to go on the market as well. Anquan Boldin ...

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  13. Notes from Browns Special Teams Coordinator Chris Tabor on Final Day of MinicampRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Dawgs By Nature

    Cleveland Browns special teams coordinator Chris Tabor spoke to the media on the final day of minicamp. Here's what the veteran coach had to say: Close Kicker Competition: Ever since the Browns parted ways with good ol' Phil Dawson, the kicker position has been a revolving door.

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  14. San Francisco 49ers: Plenty of Salary-Cap Space for the 2016 OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... in as starters in 2015 and scheduled to be unrestricted free agents in 2016: Aldon Smith, Vernon Davis , Phil Dawson, Alex Boone, Shareece Wright and Ian Williams. It feels unlikely that Davis will be re-signed. He'll be 32 years old, is coming off ...

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  15. Tom Brady pokes fun at his awful dance movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | USA Today

    ... and Giants for decades, is slowly being destroyed. Demolition began last November and () 40-year-old kicker Phil Dawson is the only 49ers player who couldn't realistically be classified as a millennial, and the () I found this on FTW and wanted to ...

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  16. Tiger Woods burns reporter who asked if he could still win the U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Open. He took a moment to absorb the question, calmly looked up, and answered succinctly. 40-year-old kicker Phil Dawson is the only 49ers player who couldn't realistically be classified as a millennial, and the () The Royal Ascot is the poshest, ...

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  17. 16 preposterous hats from the 2015 Royal AscotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | USA Today

    ... and Giants for decades, is slowly being destroyed. Demolition began last November and () 40-year-old kicker Phil Dawson is the only 49ers player who couldn't realistically be classified as a millennial, and the () The Royal Ascot is the poshest, ...

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  18. 10 eerie photos of Candlestick Park in ruinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | USA Today

    Alex Morgan will make her first World Cup start ever against Nigeria. The star forward, who has been nursing a bone bruise () Things got a little out of hand in San Francisco when the Giants won the World Series last October, as joyous fans flooded the streets to () 40-year-old kicker Phil Dawson is the only 49ers player who couldn't realistically be classified as a millennial, and the () Candlestick Park, home of the San Francisco 49ers and Giants for decades, is slowly being destroyed.

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  19. 49ers sign camp leg, might consider Bradley Pinion for kickoff specialist roleRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... the 2015 Kohl's Pro Combine for special teams players. More than likely Acosta is nothing more than a camp leg. Phil Dawson is getting older, but as we saw with the Bradley Pinion draft pick, if the 49ers were looking to replace him, they likely ...

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  20. Bradley Pinion: The man who replaced Andy LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | NinerNoise

    ... says). Another added dimension to Pinion is his ability to boom the ball downfield on kickoffs, something that Phil Dawson at this point in his career, might not be as good as he used to be at. Bradley Pinion was drafted for a reason by the 49ers. ...

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