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NFC West News and Rumors
The battle for the NFC West crown this season is expected to be a fiercely contested duel between the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks in one of the fastest growing rivalries in the league. The head coaches don’t like each other. The players…Upvote Share Tweet
Getting "Niner Fan Al" to fit on a license plate sounds much better than it looks.deadspin.com Updated Jun 25, 2013Getting "Niner Fan Al" to fit on a license plate sounds much better than it looks.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Cooper doesn’t know how close he is to signingWhile most of the bottom 244 draft picks have signed, only three of the top 10 are under contract. At least one of them has no idea when his deal will be done. According to WECT-TV, Cardinals offensive lineman Jonathan Cooper is “uncertain” as to the st…Upvote Share Tweet
The 49ers' Anthony Davis Just Gave Away His Dog On Twitterdeadspin.com Updated Jun 25, 2013Trend story! Last week, it was the OKC Thunder's Kendrick Perkins. Today, it was Niners offensive tackle Anthony Davis.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Links: Harbaugh generates strong feelingsESPN.com Updated Jun 25, 2013Arizona Cardinals Josh Weinfuss of azcardinals.com: "[Kevin] Minter’s reputation preceded him heading into the NFL draft. For all the hours teams spent researching him, watching tape on him, one word could have saved them a lot of time and energy: …Upvote Share TweetBecause 49ers OTAs were going on at the same time, wide receiver Anquan Boldin skipped the visit to the White House his former Ravens teammates took to celebrate their Super Bowl title. OTAs are over now and Boldin spent Monday in the nation’s capital, …Upvote Share Tweet
San Francisco 49ers TE Vernon Davis: 'Seattle Seahawks building a dynasty'Jun 25NFL Network's Jeff Darlington sits down with San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis to talk about handling the disappointment of Super Bowl XLVII, playing wide receiver in minicamp, and the burgeoning arms race in the NFC West.
32 in 32: St. Louis RamsJun 25Warren Sapp and Willie McGinest debate if the St. Louis Rams have done enough to succeed in the NFC West.
Inside the Huddle with John ClaytonJun 25John Clayton goes deep on the Seahawk Richard Sherman's defensed passes record, Tom Brady's 44 consecutive conversions running the ball, the Jets running back situation and the Buffalo blitz.
Napa's Identity CrisisJun 25ESPN The Magazine senior writer Tim Keown discusses the article he wrote detailing former NFL player Steve Hendrickson's life in football and America's youth football culture.