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49ers Defeat Texans 40-13 in Preseason Finale
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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 eventually was a 40-13 49ers victory in Houston. Read »

10 minutes ago
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 »

5 hours ago

PHOTOS: 49ers vs. Texans

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

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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
Winston Relishing Chance With 49ers

Winston Relishing Chance With 49ers

Running back signed with 49ers in early August after injury to Kendall Hunter Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Raiders to Donate $50K to Napa Schools, Red Cross After Quake

Raiders to Donate $50K to Napa Schools, Red Cross After Quake

As most Napa Unified students return to school on Wednesday following a significant earthquake over the... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Judge OKs Tossing Some Evidence in Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

Judge OKs Tossing Some Evidence in Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

A Massachusetts judge has allowed some evidence to be suppressed in the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez,... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Bumgarner Dominates in Giants 3-0 Win

Bumgarner Dominates in Giants 3-0 Win

Madison Bumgarner had a perfect game through seven innings, but Justin Morneau broke it up with a double in... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Wilhoite Appears Ready to Step in For Bowman

Wilhoite Appears Ready to Step in For Bowman

Chemistry between Willis and Wilhoite has been very good Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Carr Eager for Playing Time vs. Seahawks

Carr Eager for Playing Time vs. Seahawks

Carr has outplayed Schaub this preseason but is still No. 2 on depth chart Read »

Aug 26, 2014
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Coach: "Conflicting Stories" Around USC Player's Injuries

USC's football coach addressed questions Tuesday regarding a player who is sidelined indefinitely after... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Alec Baldwin Snags Stray Ball at US Open

Alec Baldwin Snags Stray Ball at US Open

Alec Baldwin took on a new role at the U.S. Open — the actor played a star athlete, snagging a stray ball that flew... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Giants Edged Out 3-2 by Rockies in Heated Battle

Giants Edged Out 3-2 by Rockies in Heated Battle

Despite Andrew Susac's go-ahead homer in the second, the Rockies edged out the Giants in a heated battle where even... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Samardzija, A's Blast Past Astros 8-2

Samardzija, A's Blast Past Astros 8-2

After getting knocked around by the New York Mets in his last start, Jeff Samardzija bounced back in a big way. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
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