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LaMichael James -- 49ers Running Back

Dec 6, 2013|

LaMichael joins Travis to talk about life in the NFL, the Niners, and leaving Oregon early.

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Automatically Generated Transcript (may not be 100% accurate)

-- it is time to talk to former Oregon running back now at the San Francisco 49ers look Michael James the Michael that you. Do well appreciate join us today. I heard they were busy signing autographs for some kids a few minutes ago and you know how life changed for you being at the university of organ being student going to class and now in the NFL you know you're paid professional football player now what's that been like. You know -- of the -- in the current. Brittany did you know really -- -- -- party now backing. Up on the car and thought that I was but you know it's kind of good you know been professional and no making up their mind and -- you know take you to other suits. And we've had some injuries and last year you know you didn't start the season on the active roster -- -- that there were some issues getting some playing time do you finally did he got in there -- returning kicks running the football. How was your role evolved from the end last season to where you are now. I think -- you know those involved you know. Really well you know just -- dollar complex you know -- such ease him back. Get to crack of the things I like to do not someone India. Stationary front -- -- no idea -- you know and -- that and it was like Frank Gore. Why -- -- -- -- really cool really garner person and they keep detect criminal record more you know all the laps Alonso to gone right back. As a running back on the field you're learning from him watching him what what have you picked up for him as a football player. You know not appointing. US and outcome which you know let me get in. They did -- -- the beginning you know really watching me you know being patient and then. Now that it really work out to a you know I have -- -- do what got me here at the slow on display at that and not play in my game. When you look at this weekend playing the Seattle Seahawks team that league guys out weak number Syria why is this game can be different. Mainly children play at all that he into that the others yet again you know -- -- -- got to you know cut Mercury argue that. That's what may you know that I really -- -- for teams look looked as to you know they really. Don't lose all you know and at crowded notes to -- That's the toughest place to play in the NFL that you've been. Yet that you've been that that's first for you I would have played in our bot herder are currently under beer you know play and you know college. -- stands it seems like there's a growing rivalry between Seahawks fan in niners fans the players feel that at all. You know I mean he knows yet to keep the public division in. Going to edit -- -- -- it has and you know that -- keyboard aggravated battery -- -- Our -- about her program. Michael James is our guest San Francisco 49ers running back former Oregon duck and Michael you know there have been some times this season work. The offense of the 49ers hasn't looked like we thought it was going to hasn't looked like it didn't week one and know what would've been some of the challenges for you guys is an -- unit this year. Our may know team that you know -- -- box is cleaner car. Are they usually put up such a bad situation you know don't wanna begin third in loans. You know -- each week each and and we know that they get better. In our -- restarted and we started to get up in the running game and were missing key players and seemed like now you know to -- Tommy everybody that. You want to civil war last week. Would you think about that game in the way that those seniors are gonna go out. Mark gave up big cardinal wanted to this change in on not dissimilar game you know that I watched. Great robbery not pink orange they came and they play hard grab market. There when you look what chip Kelly's been able to do so far in the NFL the Philadelphia Eagles there were some questions and whether or not his system was working so far what has been able to do there is his work. -- is that kind of gone for for chip as much he thought was if you've been able to pay attention to it. Great -- -- you know record of their current governor. Indeed he doesn't talk -- -- you know not predictable that you used to that first one out in the government that would result. If you have the opportunity to leave school a year early did you went to the NFL obviously having success of the samba school 49ers now for India think Thomas has a similar decision. If you had the opportunity to talk to him what what would you say about that choice. Nothing it is about firm you know do you do agreed you know being the net change that mystery horror. I would definitely state you know trying to do -- -- -- I would stake in -- -- those guys that are. Note walking out of that option crowd went left arm you know I never got elected ballots early -- That still you know sticks in my marks sometimes you know that's something I'll look -- these so. Are the issues he -- -- wasn't about the money Iranian that's that's not been. I'll probably stay. What was the money factor for you and decide to lever was as you thought you were ready to go and take the next step. I don't know it's great Satan it's that you know degree record market very do that. Rather -- playing games and didn't get injured you know on the last -- actually not a -- in Russia also now want to Gregory's. When you think about your your coach in Jim Harbaugh on the job that he's done you played against him obviously in college now on the NFL he's your coach in your perception of him change it always started to play for him instead of against him. So not Ireland but this thing now is that some you know an outdoor -- dollar deal. Treatments is saying bring your guard Eric now are very coats are reducing gas going you know so they respect it. He pretty intense guy. I heard her right repeat you know -- he'd just get a snapshot but are not -- brother -- created you know. Let Bennett and of people vacancy. Michael James. Good luck gets the Seahawks on nine Sunday in a little putt decent.

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