- 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
Lance Links Up with his Alma Mater; Marshall Makes it to 49ers Joint Practice
Coaches, players and staff from Trey Lance's alma mater, Marshall High School, attended the second of the 49ers-Vikings joint practices.
El Regreso a Casa de Lance, Cambio de Escenario para los 49ers
Este miércoles los San Francisco 49ers iniciaron sus entrenamientos junto a los jugadores de los Minnesota Vikings en el TCO Performance Center.
What Shanahan, Lance, Kittle and Bosa Had To Say About Joint Practice with Vikings
See what Kyle Shanahan, Trey Lance, George Kittle and Nick Bosa had to say following the team's first joint practice with the Minnesota Vikings.
A Change of Scenery; 8 Takeaways from the 49ers Joint Practice in Minnesota
The San Francisco 49ers traveled to Eagan, MN for back-to-back joint practices with the Vikings ahead of Saturday's preseason game.
Los 49ers Regresan al Entrenamiento Después del Primer Juego de Pretemporada
Este domingo los San Francisco 49ers practicaron por primera vez después de haber derrotado a los Green Bay Packers en el primer partido de la pretemporada 2022.
La Ofensiva Continúa en Buen Momento, Pero la Defensiva Responde
Después del doceavo día de prácticas, los San Francisco 49ers quedaron listos para dar inicio al primer juego de pretemporada contra los Green Bay Packers.
Primer Partido de Pretemporada en Contra de Green Bay Packers
Este viernes los San Francisco 49ers se enfrentan a los Green Bay Packers en el primer y único partido de pre temporada en casa.
Por qué Brandon Aiyuk Podría Tener un Gran Impacto en la Ofensiva de los 49ers en 2022
Consistencia, seguridad y capacidad atlética es lo que ha demostrado Brandon Aiyuk durante el campamento de entrenamiento de los San Francisco 49ers.
Lance Tuvo un Día Fenomenal en la Tercera Semana de Prácticas
Este martes los San Francisco 49ers realizaron su undécimo día de prácticas.
Shanahan Comparte Sobre Bryant Young, La Defensiva Sigue Interceptando
Este sábado los San Francisco 49ers realizaron su noveno día de prácticas del campamento de entrenamiento.
Lance, 49ers Offense Makes Strides in Second Half of Camp
Trey Lance discussed his progression through camp and his expectations for his wide receiver corps.
Ofensiva en Ritmo Durante el Octavo Día de Prácticas de los 49ers
Los San Francisco 49ers regresaron a las prácticas del campamento de entrenamiento este viernes después de haber descansado el jueves.
Aiyuk Continúa Brillando, Lenoir Intercepta de Manera Espectacular
Los San Francisco 49ers continúan el campamento de entrenamiento con el séptimo día de prácticas, donde jugadores se han empezado a destacar.
Lance Muestra Buena Precisión, Samuel Comenta Sobre su Versatilidad
Continúa la segunda semana del campamento de entrenamiento 2022 de los San Francisco 49ers con el sexto día de prácticas.
Día 4 de Prácticas del Training Camp 2022 de los 49ers
Este sábado los San Francisco 49ers concluyeron la primera semana de su campamento de entrenamiento.
Lance Embraces Starter Role, Displays Confidence at Camp
Trey Lances shared his progress through the first two practices of camp and his thoughts on stepping up under center in 2022.
8 Takeaways from John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan and Training Camp Report Day
Lynch and Shanahan provided updates on injuries, roster moves and team outlook ahead of the first day of training camp practice.
49ers 2022 Roster Breakdown: Tight Ends
In the fourth installment of Roster Breakdown, 49ers.com is taking a look at the tight end position and the depth chart behind George Kittle in 2022.
Previa del Campamento de Entrenamiento 2022: Tight Ends
Con una buena combinación de juventud y experiencia, las alas cerradas de San Francisco lucen sólidas previó al inicio del campamento de entrenamiento.
Off the Field: George Kittle's Ice Bath Conversation with Kevin Hart 🧊
George Kittle joined comedian Kevin Hart for an ice bath and a light hearted discussion on family, football and fandoms.
2022 Training Camp Preview: Tight Ends
In the fourth installment of Training Camp Preview, 49ers.com is taking a look at the tight end position and the depth chart behind George Kittle in 2022.
George Kittle and Tight Ends Across the League Fundraise for Boys and Girls Clubs
49ers TE George Kittle is calling on the Faithful to help fundraise for the Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula in a competition against fellow TEU athletes.
Deebo, Kittle, Juszczyk Highlight NFC Matchup at 2022 Pro Bowl
Recapping the 41-35 AFC victory and the 49ers who stood out in the All-Star matchup.
49ers Announce 2021 Team Awards Recipients
The San Francisco 49ers announced the organization's 2021 team award recipients.
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Lance, Kittle, Bosa Talk Competition at Practice vs. Vikings
Trey Lance, George Kittle and Nick Bosa shared what it was like to practice against the Minnesota Vikings and the fun activities the team did during their first travel week.
George Kittle Crashes NFL Network Interview at #49ersCamp
49ers tight end George Kittle crashed NFL Network's "Inside Training Camp Live" set and discussed why he loves interacting with fans.
George Kittle on Trey Lance's Preparation, Expectations for '22 Squad
49ers tight end George Kittle discussed the progress he's seen from quarterback Trey Lance, reviewed his expectations for the team in 2022 and shared his excitement for padded practices starting Monday.
49ers Players Share Training Camp Tips on Report Day
George Kittle, Arik Armstead and several other 49ers share their training camp essentials, advice and goals ahead of the team's first open practice of the 2022 season.
Armstead, Kittle, Juszczyk Discuss 'Excitement' for 2022 Season
Arik Armstead, George Kittle and Kyle Juszczyk spoke about the team's mindset heading into training camp, reviewed the progress they've seen from Trey Lance over the last year and evaluated their roles as veterans in the team's locker room.
Ward, Lance, Aiyuk, Kittle Talk 2022 Season Goals
Jimmie Ward, Trey Lance, Brandon Aiyuk and George Kittle spoke about their goals for the upcoming season, discussed their roles as leaders in the 49ers locker room and shared their first impressions of the team's newest rookies and free agent signings.
49ers Select Iowa TE George Kittle at No. 146
Comedian Al Madrigal announced the San Francisco 49ers selection of Iowa tight end George Kittle in Round 5 with the 146th-overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.
George Kittle's Top 10 Plays From the 2021 Season
Watch NFL Network's countdown of the top 10 highlight-reel plays made by 49ers tight end George Kittle during the 2021 season.
George Kittle's 2017 Combine Workout
San Francisco 49ers 5th round draft selection Iowa tight end George Kittle goes through drills at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine.
49ers Top 10 Plays from the 2021 Season
Check out this countdown of the 10 best highlight-reel plays made by the 49ers during the 2021 NFL season.
Mic'd Up: George Kittle Calls Kyle Shanahan from the Pro Bowl Sideline
Follow along with George Kittle as the tight end was wired for sound during the 2022 NFL Pro Bowl at Allegiant Stadium, powered by Cisco.
49ers Pro Bowlers Play a Las Vegas Edition of 'This or That'
Buffet or fine dining? Magic or comedy show? George Kittle, Deebo Samuel, Alex Mack, Kyle Juszczyk and Laken Tomlinson shared their opinions on some popular Las Vegas themed "This or That" questions.
Mic'd Up: George Kittle Entertains Fans and Teammates at the Pro Bowl
George Kittle was wired for sound during the NFC's Pro Bowl practices in Las Vegas, powered by Cisco.
Kittle, Samuel, Aiyuk, Juszczyk: 49ers Will Come Back 'Even Stronger'
George Kittle, Deebo Samuel, Brandon Aiyuk and Kyle Juszczyk reviewed what they saw from Jimmy Garoppolo and Trey Lance in 2021 and discussed their plans for offseason recovery.
Samuel, Garoppolo, Kittle, Williams React to 'Tough' Loss in NFC Championship
Deebo Samuel, Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle and Trent Williams discussed the emotions in the 49ers locker room following a heartbreaking loss in the NFC Championship Game.
George Kittle Caps Off 58-Yard Scoring Drive with a Touchdown
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo connected with tight end George Kittle for a 16-yard touchdown reception.
Kittle, Bosa, Mitchell, Willis Talk Camaraderie in the 49ers Locker Room
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How Important are Deebo Samuel and George Kittle to the 49ers Offense?
NFL Network's Jeffri Chadiha and Jim Trotter discussed why they think Deebo Samuel and George Kittle are vital to the 49ers success this season.
Peter Schrager Breaks Down the 49ers 'Coolest' Plays vs. Green Bay
NFL Network's Peter Schrager highlighted some of the 49ers best plays from the Divisional Round.
Garoppolo, Kittle, Samuel, Gould Recap 'Gritty' Win at Lambeau Field
Jimmy Garoppolo, George Kittle, Deebo Samuel and Robbie Gould reviewed the team's 13-10 win over the Packers and discussed how the team dealt with the weather at Lambeau.
Jimmy Garoppolo Finds George Kittle on Third-Down for a 24-Yard Gain
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's third-down strike hit tight end George Kittle in stride for a 24-yard gain.
George Kittle Corrals a One-Handed Grab for a 15-Yard Gain
49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo connected with tight end George Kittle on the sideline for a 15-yard pickup.
Kittle, Aiyuk, Omenihu Share a Scouting Report on the Packers
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Garoppolo, Samuel, Kittle, Williams, Mack Talk 49ers 'Team Win' in Dallas
Jimmy Garoppolo, Deebo Samuel, George Kittle, Trent Williams and Alex Mack reviewed the 49ers offensive performance against the Cowboys and reflected on playing in a historic NFL rivalry game.