Niners Empire Was Looking For A Managing Editor. Now We Need Writers!

March 17, 2022

You snooze, you lose! But all is not lost, 49ers Faithful; Niners Empire is looking for writers with a passion for 49ers football!

If you’re reading this, we assume you are both high-IQ and love the San Francisco 49ers. Here’s your chance for your voice to be heard; Join our team and write about the 49ers at!

Niners Empire is looking for its next managing editor. contributing writers as and the Stadium Rant family continue to grow. Keep reading to find out if this is the perfect opportunity for you. Actually, the next two paragraphs are about me. So, just fast-forward a couple of paragraphs to where we talk about how you can throw your name in the hat.

This is a remote, part-time role compensated based on site performance and content production. The managing editor is responsible for the following duties:

What Does The Role Entail?

  • Ensure the site is publishing every day, and at a volume high enough for the site to continue to grow.
  • Recruit, train and manage a staff of contributors who cover 49ers storylines and news on the site.
  • Regular communication with BFSN management about site goals, traffic, and progress.
  • Moderating and maintaining a vibrant, welcoming site community.

What Qualifications Should You Have?

Our best candidates will:

  • Have a passion for the San Francisco 49ers and a daily drive to grow Niners Empire and its online presence.
  • Be able to produce and edit clean copy.
  • Have the organizational skills to manage a staff of multiple people.
  • Be comfortable working in a remote environment.

How do I apply? (Niners Empire Contributing Writers)

Are you interested in writing about 49ers football on Simply complete this single-page form to kick off the short application process.

Are you opinionated about the San Francisco 49ers? Are you ready to change the narrative? Can you write well enough so I don’t have to spend half my day re-writing your copy? Apply here to become a contributing writer at Niners Empire!

If you have questions about the position or the application process, reach out to Alex McMullen, Director of Personnel, at, or Chris Wilson, Managing Editor of Niners Empire, at — until they give me a better email address. You can also reach me on Twitter @cgawilson, where my DMs are open for reasons unknown.

Stadium Rant, formally known as Border Fuel, and Niners Empire are committed to bringing you top-tier coverage of the San Francisco 49ers from a diverse array of voices and perspectives. 

Unsure whether your qualifications or experience align perfectly with this position? If you believe in yourself and your potential to thrive as a writer on this site, we encourage you to apply!

Updated on June 26, 2022