- In 2019, was the recipient of the 49ers Len Eshmont Award, which is voted on by the players and is given to the 49er who best exemplifies the inspirational and courageous play of Len Eshmont, an original member of the 1946 49ers team.
- Named the recipient of the 2018 Bill Walsh Award, which was established in 2004 in honor of San Francisco's Hall of Fame Head Coach. The award, which is voted on by the coaching staff, is given to the 49er who has best represented the standard of professional excellence established by Walsh. Walsh served as the team's head coach for 10 seasons from 1979-88. In that time, he compiled a record of 102-63-1 and led the team to three Super Bowls. He was twice named Coach of the Year (1981, 1984) and was later named Coach of the Decade for the 1980s.
- His father, Bruce, was an offensive lineman at Iowa where he played in the 1982 Rose Bowl before suffering a career-ending injury in training camp with Washington in 1982. Following his football career, Bruce went on to become an assistant coach at Oklahoma University (2010-12). After more than five years as a criminal defense attorney, Bruce Kittle is the offensive line coach at Lipscomb Academy (Nashville, TN) HS, under former 49ers QB Trent Dilfer.
- Bruce writes George a letter prior to each game he plays that he reads on the bus on the way to the stadium.
- Kittle's cousin, Henry Krieger-Coble, signed with the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent TE in 2016. The two were teammates at Iowa.
Awards & Honors
- 2018: AP Second-Team All-Pro, PFWA NFL Most Improved Player, PFWA All-NFC Team, Bill Walsh Award, NFC Pro Bowl, Veteran Community Service Award
- 2019: AP First-Team All-Pro, PFWA All-NFL Team, PFWA All-NFC Team, Len Eshmont Award, NFC Pro Bowl
Los 49ers Analizan a los Seattle Seahawks
Previo al duelo de la Semana 14, algunos miembros de los San Francisco 49ers, hablaron acerca de su próximo rival, los Seattle Seahawks.
Una Dominante Victoria de los 49ers en Philadelphia
Los 49ers derrotaron 42 - 19 a los Eagles en un partido redondo para el equipo de San Francisco. Ahora, el enfoque se torna en el segundo partido frente a Seahawks.
49ers Fly Past the Eagles with 42-19 Win; Five Takeaways from #SFvsPHI
The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 42-19 at Lincoln Financial Field.
Visa Partners with NFL to Directly Support Players 'My Cause My Cleats' Charities
For the first time, fans can donate directly to player causes through the NFL Foundation. Here's how you can support the 49ers players' causes.
Quote Roundup: 49ers Players Share the Stories Behind Their Cleats
San Francisco 49ers shared the heartfelt stories behind their customized footwear for the NFL's 2023 My Cause My Cleats campaign.
Power Rankings: 49ers Near the Top of the Charts Following #SFvsSEA
The latest set of NFL power rankings are in, and the 49ers are continue to move up following their 31-13 Thanksgiving night win.
Faithful, Here's How You Can Help George Kittle in His Salute to Service Campaign
How to vote for San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle in the NFL's 2023 Salute to Service Award presented by USAA.
Off the Field: Kittle, Warner Credit Pumpkin Loaf for Standout Performances 🍞
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle shared that pumpkin loaf may be the team's secret weapon to some of their best performances.
Actuación Perfecta de Brock Purdy Contra los Buccaneers
Los 49ers derrotaron 27-14 a los Buccaneers en el Levi's® Stadium. Fue un partido redondo para el equipo de San Francisco en el cual lograron su séptima victoria de la temporada.
Kittle, Aiyuk and Warner Emerge as Week 11 PFF Top Performers
TE George Kittle, WR Brandon Aiyuk and LB Fred Warner earned top marks in Pro Football Focus' weekly grades for their performances against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Brock Purdy Earns Perfect Passer Rating; Stats and Facts from #TBvsSF
Take a look at key stats from the San Francisco 49ers Week 11 matchup vs. the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Power Rankings: 49ers Keep Climbing Following #TBvsSF
The latest set of NFL power rankings are in, and the 49ers have solidifed their spot amongst the top five following their 27-14 win over the Buccaneers.
49ers Roll Against the Buccaneers; Five Takeaways from #TBvsSF
The San Francisco 49ers secured their seventh win of the season with a 27-14 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Levi's® Stadium.
49ers Welcome Military Families for a Salute to Service Practice Visit
The San Francisco 49ers hosted military families and active-duty service members at the SAP Performance Facility for a behind-the-scenes practice visit experience presented by U.S. Bank.
Power Rankings: 49ers Back in the Top 5 Following 34-3 Win Over Jaguars
The latest set of NFL power rankings are in, and the 49ers have cracked the top five teams after their dominant win over the Jaguars.
George Kittle Receives Sentimental Gift from Military Veteran ❤️
Before the 49ers faced the Jaguars in Week 10, a military veteran gifted TE George Kittle the uniform he wore in Afghanistan.
Los 49ers Regresan a la Senda de la Victoria
Los San Francisco 49ers vencieron 34-3 a los Jacksonville Jaguars, comenzando la segunda parte de la temporada con el pie derecho.
49ers Storm Past the Jaguars; Stats and Facts from #SFvsJAX
Take a look at key stats from the San Francisco 49ers Week 10 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars.
49ers Bounce Back With Win Over Jaguars; Five Takeaways from #SFvsJAX
The San Francisco 49ers secured their sixth win of the season with a 34-3 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 10.
49ers Name George Kittle as 2023 Perry/Yonamine Unity Award Recipient
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle is honored for demonstrating a commitment to promoting unity and giving back to the local community.
Off the Field: George Kittle Makes MIGHTY 25 List of 2023 🇺🇸
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle was recognized by We Are The Mighty as one of America's extraordinary military advocates of 2023.
George Kittle Nominated For 13th Annual Salute to Service Award
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle is nominated for the NFL's 13th annual Salute to Service Award. Learn how you can vote for Kittle here.
Power Rankings: 49ers Head Into the Bye as a Top 10 Team
The latest set of NFL power rankings are in, and the 49ers remain among the top 10 teams in the league headed into the Week 9 Bye.
Off the Field: 49ers Players Go All Out for Halloween 🎃
Take a look at some of the San Francisco 49ers Halloween costumes from 2022.
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Kittle, Lenoir, McCaffrey Talk Preparations for #SEAvsSF
TE George Kittle, CB Deommodore Lenoir and RB Christian McCaffrey recapped the team's performance in Week 13 and discussed the 49ers familiarity with the Seattle Seahawks.
George Kittle Snags 25-Yard Pass to Move the Sticks
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy found tight end George Kittle for a 25-yard gain against the Philadelphia Eagles.
George Kittle Picks Up the YAC on 32-Yard Catch and Run
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy found wide-open tight end George Kittle to move the team into the red zone.
49ers Players Share the Stories Behind Their Cleats 👟
George Kittle, Charvarius Ward, Arik Armstead and more San Francisco 49ers players shared the stories behind the personalized cleats they'll be wearing on Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Williams, McCaffrey, Kittle Discuss the Team's Mindset for #SFvsPHI
T Trent Williams, RB Christian McCaffrey and TE George Kittle explained the team's expectations for their Week 13 game against the Eagles and shared the 49ers plan for adverse weather conditions in Philadelphia.
George Kittle on Speaking the 49ers 98-Yard TD Drive into Existence
Tight end George Kittle reacted to the 49ers Week 11 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during his postgame interview presented by Lexus.
Purdy, Kittle, Warner, Armstead Recap 49ers Week 11 Win vs. Buccaneers
QB Brock Purdy, TE George Kittle, LB Fred Warner and DL Arik Armstead reacted to the 49ers win over the Buccaneers and looked ahead to the team's 'TNF' matchup vs. the Seahawks.
George Kittle Toe-Taps in the End Zone for a 49ers Touchdown
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle hauled in a 3-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Brock Purdy.
Brock Purdy Targets George Kittle Over the Middle for 24 Yards
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy found tight end George Kittle for a 24-yard pass.
Purdy, McCaffrey, Samuel, Williams, Kittle Recap 49ers Week 10 Win
QB Brock Purdy, RB Christian McCaffrey, WR Deebo Samuel, T Trent Williams and TE George Kittle reacted to the 49ers Week 10 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Every George Kittle Catch from His 116-Yard Game vs. the Jaguars
Watch every San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle catch from his 116-yard game during Week 10 of the 2023 season.
George Kittle Strolls Into the End Zone for a 66-Yard Touchdown
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy connected with tight end George Kittle for a touchdown against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
George Kittle Hauls in 29-Yard Reception
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle showed off his speed on a 29-yard reception.
Mic'd Up: 49ers Best Moments from the First Half of the 2023 Season
Check out the season's best Mic'd Up moments so far, featuring George Kittle, Deebo Samuel, Fred Warner, Tashaun Gipson Sr., Kyle Juszczyk, Arik Armstead and Javon Hargrave, powered by Cisco.
Veterans from Operation Freedom Paws Surprise George Kittle
Through Salute to Service, George Kittle has connected with veterans like Ramon and Mary from Operation Freedom Paws and used his platform to amplify their mission to empower veterans by creating lifesaving service dog teams, like Huey.
49ers, NFL and Bud Light Honor Reserve Police Officer Leland Simmonds
The 49ers, NFL and Bud Light have partnered to show support for first responders by honoring reserve police officer Leland Simmonds for serving 43 years. As a thank you for his service, the 49ers recognized him on field and TE George Kittle surprised him and his family with a pair of tickets to Super Bowl LVIII.
George Kittle Discusses His Favorite Tattoos, Tight End University and More Pt. 2
Tight end George Kittle answered fan-submitted questions about his favorite tattoos, the evolution of Tight End University and childhood football memories on the latest episode of the 49ers You've Got Mail podcast presented by Delta Dental.
George Kittle's Best Plays from 149-Yard Game in Week 8
Watch San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle's Week 8 highlights as he caught nine passes for 149 yards against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Purdy, Kittle, Warner Recap Week 8 Loss vs. Bengals
QB Brock Purdy, TE George Kittle and LB Fred Warner reacted to the 49ers Week 8 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.
Brock Purdy ➡️ George Kittle For a 32-Yard Pickup
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy pinpointed tight end George Kittle amid a swarm of Bengals for a 32-yard pickup.
Brock Purdy Finds a Wide-Open George Kittle for a 34-Yard Gain
San Francisco 49ers Brock Purdy completed a 34-yard pass to tight end George Kittle against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Mic'd Up: George Kittle Battles on National TEs Day (Observed)
Listen in as George Kittle was wired for sound during San Francisco's Week 7 matchup against the Minnesota Vikings on National Tight Ends Day weekend, powered by Cisco.
McCaffrey, Kittle Discuss the Team's Dynamic Heading into Week 8
RB Christian McCaffrey and TE George Kittle highlighted the close bond within the 49ers locker room, shared how the team is learning from game mistakes and looked ahead to their Week 8 matchup vs. the Bengals.
George Kittle Sings His Favorite Taylor Swift Song on 'NFL Slimetime'
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle shared his best Halloween costume, discussed the evolution of Tight End University and more on Nickelodeon during "NFL Slimetime."