Shutdown Corner

  • Daughter of 49ers GM: 'Greg Roman can take a hike'

    Eric Edholm at Shutdown Corner15 hrs ago

    Part of being an NFL beat writer these days, it seems, is to follow the offspring of team officials on Twitter. Because you never know what they might say.

    The daughter of San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke, Cassie Baalke, vented on Twitter about her father's team's embarrasing performance on Thanksgiving. She called out 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman before deleting the tweet (luckily, we happened to have preserved it with a handy screen shot, which, of course, we're thankful for):

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    The college freshman apparently received some negative feedback — or a directive from dad? — because she axed the tweet and then followed it up with this:

    Everyone's entitled to an opinion..sorry mine doesn't favor you or agree with yours 😒😒

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