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Niners Defense Faces Biggest Test in Harbaugh Era
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Niners Defense Faces Biggest Test in Harbaugh Era

Defensive coordinator Vic Fangio will be put to the test in 2014 Read »

2 hours ago
Raiders Rookie Class to Play Prominent Role

Raiders Rookie Class to Play Prominent Role

Gabe Jackson expected to start at left guard in Game 1, too Read »

3 hours ago
Derek Carr Named Raiders Starting QB

Derek Carr Named Raiders Starting QB

Derek Carr has been named the Raiders' Week One starting quarter instead of veteran Matt Schaub, according... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Giants' Late Rally Comes Up Short

Giants' Late Rally Comes Up Short

The Giants rallied in the top of the ninth, but Sergio Romo couldn't hold off the Rockies who walked off 10-9 in the... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic violence advocates said they plan to closely watch how San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Harbaugh's Goodwill Trip Featured in Documentary

Harbaugh's Goodwill Trip Featured in Documentary

"Peruball: Jim Harbaugh in South America" is the documentary chronicling the 49ers coach's trip to Peru on... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Niners Have Issues Heading into Season Opener

Niners Have Issues Heading into Season Opener

Alex Boone returns from holdout, but will he be ready to play this weekend? Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Raiders' Murray Poised for Breakout Season

Raiders' Murray Poised for Breakout Season

Former Central Florida running back is powerful runner who impressed coaches in preseason camp and games Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Sandoval, Pence Clobber Brewers, Giants Sweep

Sandoval, Pence Clobber Brewers, Giants Sweep

The Giants smashed the Central co-leaders, 15-5, with an orgy of extra base hits in support of Madison Bumgarner. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Kazmir Sputters, A's Swept by Angels in 8-1 Loss

Kazmir Sputters, A's Swept by Angels in 8-1 Loss

Scott Kazmir surrendered six runs in the second inning, and the A's offense sputtered again as they were swept... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
49er McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence: SJPD

49er McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence: SJPD

The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power raced with his head instead of his gut. Only a catastrophe was likely to derail his IndyCar... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Peavy Lights Out, Giants Top Brewers 3-1

Peavy Lights Out, Giants Top Brewers 3-1

Jake Peavy was lights out Saturday night against the Brewers, striking out eight batters and allowing one hit... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Costly Errors Hinder A's in 2-0 Loss to Angels

Costly Errors Hinder A's in 2-0 Loss to Angels

Although he retired nine batters in eight innings, Jeff Samardzija and the A's allowed the Angels to capitalize on a... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Giants Lineup: Sticking with Panik, Posey Tandem

Giants Lineup: Sticking with Panik, Posey Tandem

Giants manager Bruce Bochy and Brewers manager Ron Roenicke have set their lineups for Saturday's game at... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

In a riveting third-round match of wild momentum swings, the 19th-seeded Williams, a two-time Read »

Aug 30, 2014
49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers OLB Aldon Smith nine games for violating the league's personal... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
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