49ers Tid Bits
August 31 2002
By Bryan Hersh of 49ers Paradise
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The 49ers were able to take Friday off as the coaching and management staff began to cut down the roster. Players were encouraged to watch film and study up for the Giants game that will kick off the season on Thursday.
Concentration will be essential for the teamís opening game. The NFL has schedule a concert for times square before the game in New York, Jeff Garcia and other 49ers are expected to be in attendance. The 49ers must keep their heads in the game in order to prevent numerous penalties and mistakes that could prove costly.
Steve Young paid the team a visit. ESPN sent him to interview Jeff Garcia and Terrell Owens. A segment on the show prior to the game will feature the Garcia and Owens interview as well as an interview with Rich Gannon, Jerry Rice and Tim Brown. ESPN is expected to begin itís coverage two hours prior to kickoff.