Frank Gore RUMORS & NEWS

  • Colts' Frank Gore wants to become first player since 1984 to rush for 1,000 yards at 33 or older

    ESPN "Indianapolis Colts running back Frank Gore has his sights set on pulling off a double feat next season. He wants the Colts’ string of not having a 1,000-yard rusher to end at eight seasons. Gore, who still upset over his play in 2015, also aims become the first running back since 1985 to rush..." May 13

  • Frank Gore still mad he fell short of rushing goals in 2015

    Larry Brown Sports "Frank Gore signed with the Indianapolis Colts last season with big dreams in mind. The veteran running back thought he would be a key missing piece for a team on the rise and help them make a Super Bowl push. Along the way, he was hoping to break a few poor Colts streaks. None of that happened,..." May 11

  • Colts Acquire Depth Behind Frank Gore; Open To Adding Another Running Back "When the Colts began free agency earlier this month, their running backs not named Frank Gore had a total of three combined carries. Proven depth was needed. Over the course of three days, the Colts addressed some insurance behind the durable Gore. New backs Robert Turbin and Jordan..." March 29

  • Frank Gore attending combine as scout

    The Score "Frank Gore is trying his hand at a new career at the NFL Scouting Combine this week. The veteran running back, who just wrapped up his first season with the Indianapolis Colts, is attending the combine as a scout, according to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee." February 26

  • Frank Gore Wants 1,000 Yards Badly; Pagano Wants It Too "You don’t need to remind Frank Gore how many yards he needs Sunday against the Titans to reach 1,000 yards or how many 1,000-yard seasons that would be in his great career. He knows. He recited it to reporters off the top of his head Wednesday. 109 yards away from his 9th 1,000-yard..." December 31

  • Colts’ Frank Gore: ‘Never been through this’

    CBS Indy "Let’s get this out of the way from the outset: the Indianapolis Colts’ running game is broken, and probably unfixable until the deficiencies can be addressed – yet again – in the offseason. Good luck, Frank Gore. And the NFL’s all-time active rusher knows it. It’s been a season like none..." December 24

  • Colts moving away from pitch count for Frank Gore

    Stampede Blue "Entering the 2015 season, the Indianapolis Colts had well-intentioned plans to put 32-year old running back Frank Gore on a pitch count. They wanted to keep him fresh and didn't want to overwork him. Circumstances, however, seem to have changed those plans. At their bye week, the Colts sat at..." November 19

  • Frank Gore blames ‘energy stuff’ for cramps against Bills

    Larry Brown Sports "At 32 years of age and with over 2,400 career rushing attempts already under his belt, Colts running back Frank Gore might be finding himself a little bit short of energy these days. Could overcompensating for it be the culprit of his mediocre Indy debut against the Bills on Sunday? It seems like..." September 15

  • Pagano: Colts plan to keep Frank Gore on pitch count "The Indianapolis Colts loom as a tantalizing Super Bowl 50 pick for a rash of obvious reasons: It starts with quarterback Andrew Luck, already crowed about by a legion of coaches and personnel people as a future Hall of Famer. The Colts have also collected an insane amount of pass-catching..." September 10

  • Frank Gore: Colts' Andrew Luck is 'a football god' "When it comes to falling in love, the stages are smitten, head-over-heels, twitterpated and the honeymoon rapture that highly decorated Colts veterans Frank Gore and Andre Johnson are currently experiencing for Andrew Luck. After a dozen years in Houston, it took Johnson a mere three months in..." August 27

  • Frank Gore praises Andrew Luck by slighting every 49ers QB since 2005

    CBS Sports "That didn't take long. After less than a week of training camp, new Colts running back Frank Gore is already sold on Andrew Luck. The 32-year-old proclaimed after three short practices that Luck is the best quarterback he's ever played with. Sure, Gore has yet to play in an actual game..." August 07

  • Gore looking forward to seeing 6-man fronts with Luck-led attack "As one of a boatload of veterans to bolt from San Francisco this offseason, Frank Gore couldn't be happier with his new home in Indianapolis. The five-time Pro Bowl running back spent a decade with the Niners seeing nothing but eight- and nine-man defensive fronts, an approach that opponents..." June 09

  • Frank Gore rips Vernon Davis on Instagram: ‘U don’t love the game’

    Larry Brown Sports "Frank Gore fired a shot at former teammate Vernon Davis on social media Tuesday, though he claimed it was only a joke. After Davis posted a photo of himself hugging a football on Instagram with the caption “repost if you miss football season as much as I do,” Gore chimed in and said Davis lacks..." May 20

  • Will Frank Gore Be Willing to Give up his No. 23 to Josh Robinson?

    Sportsnaut "The Indianapolis Colts drafted Mississippi State running back Josh Robinson with the 205th overall pick in the sixth round of the NFL Draft. Robinson, who has established a major connection with the number 23, will need to find a jersey number. He actually has a huge 23 tattooed on his chest...." May 03

  • LeSean McCoy told Frank Gore not to sign with Eagles

    Larry Brown Sports "Frank Gore signed with the Indianapolis Colts after having a change of heart over his agreed upon deal with the Philadelphia Eagles. Could it be that a conversation with LeSean McCoy dissuaded him from going to Philly? McCoy, who was traded by the Eagles to Buffalo last week, did an interview..." March 11

  • Frank Gore plans to sign with Colts

    ESPN "Frank Gore plans to sign with the Indianapolis Colts, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. The deal is expected to be similar to the three-year, $12 million offer that the former 49ers running back received Sunday from the Eagles, according to the source. Gore's contract with..." March 10

  • Andre Johnson, Frank Gore agree to join Colts together, per report

    SB Nation "Andre Johnson and Frank Gore are headed to the Indianapolis Colts instead of the Philadelphia Eagles, according to a report from Lance Zierlein of Johnson, 33, was released by the Houston Texans on Monday and didn't waste any time on the market before finding a destination. According..." March 10

  • Eagles showing serious interest in Frank Gore

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Eagles might just have their new running back. According to a person with knowledge of the situation who requested anonymity, the Eagles have expressed serious interest in San Francisco 49ers free agent running back Frank Gore. The mutual interest is so serious that it is possible a deal..." March 08

  • To get Super Bowl ring, Gore might need to leave Niners

    San Francisco Chronicle "Run, Frank, run. Away from the 49ers. Of all the 49ers’ players who become free agents next Tuesday, Frank Gore is the most prominent. The most revered. And though I don’t expect a professional football player to listen to my advice, I can’t help but offer it. Gore has been the..." March 03

  • 49ers GM Baalke: 'It's our intention to have Frank back'

    CSN Bay Area "Frank Gore’s post on social media prompted a discussion this week between the scheduled free-agent running back and 49ers general manager Trent Baalke. Gore wondered in a post on Instagram whether the organization wants him back. That prompted Baalke to reach out to Gore to reiterate the team’s..." February 18

  • Frank Gore's agent says they've 'engaged in contract discussions' with 49ers

    Niners Nation "Drew Rosenhaus says he and the San Francisco 49ers will continue contract discussions at the Scouting Combine. The San Francisco 49ers and running back Frank Gore have "engaged in contract discussions," according to Gore's agent, Drew Rosenhaus, via Ed Werder of ESPN. Coming on the heels of..." February 17

  • Report: Colts are Interested in Frank Gore and a "Shoo-In" to Get Him

    Stampede Blue "According to Bleacher Report's Matt Miller, both sides are interested in running back Frank Gore joining the Colts this offseason and Miller said that the Colts are considered to be the "shoo-in to get Frank Gore." month ago, we mentioned a report from the Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows that..." February 17

  • GM: 49ers want Gore back next season

    CSN Bay Area "Running back Frank Gore, for the first time in his 10-year career, has a contract that is set to expire after his next game. So is it possible fans who come to Levi’s Stadium on Sunday will be watching Gore for the final time in a 49ers uniform? “We sure hope not,” 49ers general manager..." December 24

  • Frank Gore on 49ers: 'If they want to bring me back, they will'

    CBS Sports "Frank Gore is 31 years old and in his 10th NFL season, all played with the San Francisco 49ers. Earlier this season, Gore became the 29th player ever to rush for at least 10,000 yards in his career. Of that 29, Gore has the seventh-highest yards per carry. Along with Curtis Martin, Gore is one of..." December 20

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #49ers RB Frank Gore (concussion) will play tonight vs. #Chargers, source said.

  • Gore: 'We're going to the playoffs'

    CSN Bay Area "It’s not about getting the ball in the hands of Frank Gore, said none other than 49ers running back Frank Gore. The key to the 49ers turning things around on offense is a collective effort, according to the franchise's all-time leading rusher. “Nah, it’s a team,” Gore said. “We have great..." November 05

  • 49ers Remember What Makes Them Run: Frank Gore

    San Francisco Chronicle "Frank Gore bent down, a little stiffly, and laced up his black high tops, which were covered in gold circles with gold spikes on the toes. He untangled – well, actually with assistance from a bystander who was happy to help (hey, I often tangle up my own jewelry) – his two gold chains, one with a..." September 29

  • Niners' Frank Gore ensures his message is heard "He runs with the blunt force of The Equalizer, pushing through holes that look almost invisible, finding yards where they don't otherwise exist. As one of the least likely star running backs in NFL history, Frank Gore is about as subtle as a Prince guitar solo. As a motivational speaker, the..." September 29

  • Harbaugh: 'Frank has three more good years'

    CSN Bay Area "Running back Frank Gore has one year remaining on his contract, but 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh believes the nine-year veteran has a future well beyond this season. “I really think Frank has three more good years,” Harbaugh said Wednesday at the NFL owners meetings. “I truly believe that. But..." March 26

  • 49ers must explore options with Gore's contract

    CSN Bay Area "Frank Gore enters the final year of the contract extension he signed in August of 2011. Really, not much has changed since that time. Gore can still be counted on to gain more than 1,000 yards annually. And the 49ers still rely on him to keep the quarterback upright with his role in pass..." January 23

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    Matt Maiocco @MaioccoCSN

    49ers RB Frank Gore will undergo "minor finger surgery," source said.

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    Bill Williamson @BWilliamsonESPN

    #49ers limited RB Frank Gore (ankle, knee), G Mike Iupati (knee), TE Vance McDonald (ankle), LB Dan Skuta (foot)

  • Frank Gore says 49ers have to stay balanced with run and pass

    San Jose Mercury News "Running back Frank Gore said the 49ers need to maintain their balanced approach as they make their postseason push. After three straight games with less than 50 rushing yards, Gore topped that total with a single carry in Sunday's 19-17 win against the Seahawks when he raced 51 yards on a..." December 11

  • $60 million lawsuit points to $100 million scam of 16 current and former NFL players

    National Football Post "A lawsuit filed Thursday in Florida by a group of 16 current and former NFL players may be the latest evidence of perhaps the biggest scam of player money in league history. Two sources said the losses could approach $100 million or more. The lawsuit, which includes Ray Lewis, Jevon..." November 01

  • Gore leads 49ers to 28-11 prime-time romp over Rams

    San Francisco Chronicle "The 49ers turned to an old remedy to help cure what ailed their gasping-and-wheezing offense: Frank Gore. After he curiously received only three second-half carries four days earlier Gore 30 rushed for 153 yards on 20 carries and had a 34-yard fourth-down touchdown dash to lead the 49ers to..." September 27

  • Gore frustrated with losses, not role in 49ers offense

    CSN Bay Area "Running back Frank Gore was upset and frustrated. There was no question about that. But Gore said his anger was with the team’s 27-7 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday not with his involvement – or lack thereof -- in the team’s offense. Gore bristled at any notion that he might be..." September 26

  • Report: Frank Gore angry at Jim Harbaugh

    Pro Football Talk "Frank Gore was one of the few 49ers who played well in today’s loss to the Colts running 11 times for 82 yards and catching two passes for 21 yards. Which leads to the question: Why did Gore only get 13 touches? That may be the question Gore wanted answered when according to Kevin Lynch of the..." September 23

  • Boldin, Gore expect different looks from Seahawks

    CSN Bay Area "Wide receiver Anquan Boldin expects to receive a lot more attention Sunday night when the 49ers travel to face the Seattle Seahawks. And 49ers running back Frank Gore figures the Seahawks learned from the Green Bay Packers’ mistakes and will not devote all their attention toward stopping the..." September 12

  • 49ers running back Frank Gore has a formula for success

    San Francisco Chronicle "By any measure 49ers running back Frank Gore has been enormously successful. Gore would be part of the 49ers’ Mount Rushmore during the era of 49ers history in which he has played. What’s notable about the 30-year-old Gore as he enters his eighth season as a still-productive-running-back is how..." August 14

  • Lamar Miller turning heads as Gore mentors

    Miami Herald "So this is what your new Dolphins starting running back is doing while much of the NFL vacations: Running. Lifting. Squatting. Sled-pulling. Pushing to validate every ounce of faith the Dolphins have placed in their gifted young back. What makes the monotonous grind more pleasurable for..." July 12

  • Frank Gore thinks Colin Kaepernick can get “a lot better”

    Pro Football Talk "Colin Kaepernick was plenty good in his first 10 games as the 49ers’ starting quarterback, but at least one of his teammates thinks we’ve only seen the beginning of what Kaepernick can do. San Francisco running back Frank Gore said on ESPN that he believes Kaepernick’s work ethic makes it a..." July 02

  • Turning 30 provides inspiration for Gore

    CSN Bay Area "Running back Frank Gore reeled off the five names in four seconds. Ronnie Brown. Cedric Benson. Cadillac Williams. J.J. Arrington. Eric Shelton. Those were the five running backs selected ahead of Gore in the 2005 draft. And those players helped fuel him through the first eight..." June 13

  • Steady as he goes: At 30, Gore model of consistency

    San Francisco Chronicle "Like all of us, Frank Gore is getting older. Unlike some of us, Gore isn’t declining with age. In fact, in recent years, Gore … hasn’t changed at all. Today, the 49ers running back turns 30, which, viewed through the prism of his punishing 9-to-5 job, means he’s AARP-eligible. Even..." May 15

  • Frank Gore Needs to Keep Quiet in Wake of Super Bowl Loss

    Bleacher Report "It's never easy losing a game, especially a championship game. In the wake of defeat, there are right things to say and wrong things to say. Right now, Frank Gore is saying all the wrong things. Despite a valiant effort, Gore's San Francisco 49ers suffered a tough loss at the hands of the..." February 04