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Sharper's DNA Found on Clothing of Accuser
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Sharper's DNA Found on Clothing of Accuser

The Arizona police department testified Wednesday that ex-NFL safety Darren Sharper’s DNA was found on the clothing of one of the two women accusing him of drugging and sexually assaulting them, according to The Associated Press. The testimony came at a hearing in Tempe that... Read »

5 hours ago
Posey, Sandoval Deliver as Giants Beat Dodgers

Posey, Sandoval Deliver as Giants Beat Dodgers

Buster Posey drove in a run in the third, while Pablo Sandoval knocked in the go-ahead run in the seventh to... Read »

6 hours ago
49ers Tied For NFL Lead – In Players Arrested

49ers Tied For NFL Lead – In Players Arrested

This is one championship the 49ers don't want: most players arrested. Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Niners' Signing of Lloyd Has No Downside

Niners' Signing of Lloyd Has No Downside

Signing of Lloyd isn't expected to impact 49ers' plans to take a wide receiver in the draft Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Mock Drafts for Raiders Reveal ... Nothing

Mock Drafts for Raiders Reveal ... Nothing

Watkins may make the most sense, but will he still be there at No. 5? Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Niners Could Draft Another

Niners Could Draft Another "Redshirt" Player

Sooners standout would likely sit out 2014 for whichever NFL team decides to select him Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Olympic Great Phelps Ending Retirement

Olympic Great Phelps Ending Retirement

Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Jackie Robinson Day: Giants Pay Tribute

Jackie Robinson Day: Giants Pay Tribute

Major League Baseball and the San Francisco Giants honor the day the great Jackie Robinson entered the... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Lemonier Gives 49ers Linebacking Insurance

Lemonier Gives 49ers Linebacking Insurance

Lemonier and Dan Skuta could combine to fill in for Smith as they did in 2013 season Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Raiders  May Like Savage as a Late QB Pick

Raiders May Like Savage as a Late QB Pick

Raiders may be among several quarterback-needy teams now willing to wait after first round to select a passer Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Time for York to be Face of Franchise: Ratto

Time for York to be Face of Franchise: Ratto

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Apr 14, 2014
49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat

49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat

49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith was reportedly detained by police at LAX on Sunday, according to an eyewitness. Watch »

Apr 14, 2014
Aldon Smith Released After Posting $20,000 Bail

Aldon Smith Released After Posting $20,000 Bail

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was released on $20,000 bail after being booked by Los Angeles... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Giants Win on Crawford's Walk-Off Blast in 10th

Giants Win on Crawford's Walk-Off Blast in 10th

Brandon Crawford led off the 10th inning with a shot into McCovey Cove, matching up his first splash homer with his... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Bubba Watson Wins His Second Masters

Bubba Watson Wins His Second Masters

Bubba Watson has won the Masters for the second time in three years. Watson claimed another green jacket by shooting... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Spieth, Watson Tied for Lead at Masters

Spieth, Watson Tied for Lead at Masters

Jordan Spieth and Bubba Watson are tied for the lead heading to the final round of the Masters. Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Instant Replay: Giants Give Cain No Support in 1-0 Loss

Instant Replay: Giants Give Cain No Support in 1-0 Loss

Matt Cain was brilliant and the Giants offense provided no support in a 1-0 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Saturday... Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Mickelson Misses Masters Cut

Mickelson Misses Masters Cut

Rory McIlroy took off his cap, rubbed his brow and let out a deep sigh. After rolling in a testy 4-foot putt at the... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Bumgarner's Bat Leads Giants in 6-5 Win

Bumgarner's Bat Leads Giants in 6-5 Win

Madison Bumgarner is known best for his pitching prowess, but on Friday it was his bat that impressed in the Giants... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge

2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge

Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez were indicted Friday on murder charges,... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
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