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Michael Sam Awaits Fate With St. Louis Rams
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Michael Sam Awaits Fate With St. Louis Rams

Saturday is final-cut day in the NFL, a routine step toward the regular season that carries special significance this year as the first openly gay player to make a team is awaiting a spot on the roster. 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
Giants Soar Past Brewers in Hitting Bonanza

Giants Soar Past Brewers in Hitting Bonanza

Buster Posey was 5-for-5 at the plate with three RBI, as Ryan Vogelsong silenced the Brewers in a 13-2... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Tony Stewart: Crash

Tony Stewart: Crash "Will Affect My Life Forever"

Tony Stewart says the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
U.S. Open: CiCi Bellis of Atherton, 15, Loses

U.S. Open: CiCi Bellis of Atherton, 15, Loses

CiCi Bellis, the first 15-year-old since 1996 to win a U.S. Open match, could not follow that up with... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
49ers, Giants Respond to Alleged Dog Beating Video

49ers, Giants Respond to Alleged Dog Beating Video

The San Francisco Giants and 49ers both said Thursday they are "disturbed" by allegations that the CEO of... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
For 49ers, It Appears Osgood is in, Lloyd is Out

For 49ers, It Appears Osgood is in, Lloyd is Out

Three-time Pro Bowl special teamer now seems to be headed toward making 53-man cut Saturday Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Raiders' Moore Has Earned a Spot

Raiders' Moore Has Earned a Spot

Wideout shows good chemistry with Carr, catches two TD passes Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Carr Puts On a Show, Raiders Win 41-31

Carr Puts On a Show, Raiders Win 41-31

With Schaub out with sore elbow, Carr leads Raiders on four touchdown drives. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
49ers Defeat Texans 40-13 in Preseason Finale

49ers Defeat Texans 40-13 in Preseason Finale

Most of San Francisco’s starters on offense and defense never took the field against the Texans in what... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Giants Take Series from Rockies

Giants Take Series from Rockies

Gregor Blanco hit a two-run shot, Yusmeiro Petit made MLB history and the Giants won their third straight... Read »

Aug 28, 2014

PHOTOS: 49ers vs. Texans

Photo highlights from the preseason matchup between the 49ers and Texans. View »

Aug 28, 2014
USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

A USC football player and co-captain admitted on Wednesday that he lied when he said he hurt his ankles... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Posey, Giants Walk Off in Ninth

Posey, Giants Walk Off in Ninth

After Santiago Casilla blew the save, a red-hot Buster Posey mustered all his strength to hit his second... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Philadelphia city officials, fans and sports superstars celebrated the Taney Dragons' Little League World... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Parents File Lawsuit, Seek Soccer Rule Changes to Protect Players

Parents File Lawsuit, Seek Soccer Rule Changes to Protect Players

A lawsuit filed in San Francisco would require soccer organizations to do a better job protecting its players. Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Atherton Teen Wins 1st Round Match at U.S. Open

Atherton Teen Wins 1st Round Match at U.S. Open

A Bay Area teenager is shocking the tennis world. Fifteen-year-old Catherine "CiCi" Bellis, the youngest player... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Carrie, Thorpe Battling for No. 3 Cornerback Spot

Carrie, Thorpe Battling for No. 3 Cornerback Spot

Both Carrie and Thorpe have impressed defensive coordinator Jason Tarver this summer Read »

Aug 27, 2014
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