Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller will be released from hospital in New Orleans on Monday after suffering a horrific injury in Week 8. Miller dislocated his knee in the third quarter of the Bears' 20-12 loss to the Saints while trying to catch a touchdown pass and required emergency surgery to repair a torn popliteal […]
SANTA CLARA – Bay Area professional sports teams including the Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland A's, San Jose Earthquakes, San Francisco Giants, San Jose Sharks and the Golden State Warriors today announced a collective donation of $450,000 to support North Bay fire relief efforts. The teams have established a YouCaring site www.youcaring.com/firerelief for fans to […]
Bay Area teams unite in wildfire relief efforts
Paul Smith, the chief of the Muse Township Volunteer Fire Department who proudly declared he was putting Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin on his list of “no good [racial slur],” resigned his post on Tuesday. As typically happens in these cases, Smith said he regretted his words (doubtful, since he punctuated the Facebook missive with […]
Jared Goff made his return to the Bay Area to face the 49ers on Thursday night and he didn’t disappoint. Michael Silver looks at how things have changed for the Cal product and the Rams.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) Jared Goff knows what to expect Thursday.
The South Florida area is bracing for Hurricane Irma, which is disrupting several sporting events that were scheduled to be hosted in the area. The storm was upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane on Tuesday with winds that could potentially reach up to 175 miles per hour. • The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Miami Dolphins […]
The controversial name of Washington’s NFL team continues to generate headlines
J.J. Watt starts fundraiser for Houston area hurricane relief efforts
SANTA CLARA – Lorenzo Jerome has more in common with the man responsible for giving him his shot to play in the NFL than he knew. Early in training camp, 49ers general manager John Lynch walked up to Jerome on the practice field to let him know he identified with the undrafted rookie from St. Francis […]
DE PERE, Wis. – Love him or hate him, it cannot be denied that Brett Favre defined the Green Bay Packers for more than a decade. On Wednesday, "the gunslinger" is returning to the Green Bay area to add to his trophy case. Brett Favre will receive the Distinguished Service Award during the Lee Remmel […]
SANTA CLARA – The 49ers have reason to feel a lot better about many of their position groups after the first 10 practices of training camp. But as the 49ers prepare for their exhibition opener Friday at Kansas City, the organization has every reason to feel concerned about their options at the two guard positions. There […]