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ESPN.com Updated Nov 11, 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- There were so many compelling stories waiting to be written on this confounding November Sunday at Candlestick Park. We'll have to settle for all of them. The San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams made it so, with a few assists from re…Upvote Share Tweet
A capsule look at the Jets' 28-7 loss to the Seahawks.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 11, 2012The Giants know how to get themselves out of their November slumps, and they'll have to do it again this year, says Don Banks, who goes around the league in his Snap Judgments.Upvote Share TweetThe St. Louis Rams and San Francisco 49ers played the NFL's first tie game in four years as both team's kickers missed overtime field goals Sunday.Upvote Share TweetRams, 49ers tie 24-24 after both teams miss OT FGsUpvote Share TweetThe 49ers have had to make a change at quarterback, with Colin Kaepernick replacing starter Alex Smith. The team has announced he suffered a concussion and will not return. Smith was being checked by team doctors on the sideline, and just walked into th…Upvote Share TweetI think we all saw this coming. The 3-5 Rams went up 14-0 at San Francisco, running up and down the field on the league’s second-ranked defense. The Rams went up early on a 36-yard touchdown pass to rookie wide receiver Brian Quick. Then Steven JacksonUpvote Share Tweet
Rams: Knocking out Smith continues trendESPN.com Nov 11, 2012SAN FRANCISCO -- Looks like Jeff Fisher's addition to the NFC West as St. Louis Rams coach is having its desired effect on opposing quarterbacks. The Rams knocked out San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith with a concussion while taking a 14-7 lead …Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Nov 11, 2012We continue on our Sunday viewing with a double shot of divisional play and a random Jets-Seahawks game. Let's go! More »Upvote Share TweetSt. Louis cornerback Janoris Jenkins and wide receiver Chris Givens are inactive for the Rams' game Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers for a violation of team rules.Upvote Share TweetThere are three late kickoffs on Sunday afternoon. We’ve got all the inactives from those games right here. Jets at Seahawks Jets: QB Greg McElroy, RB Joe McKnight, LB Aaron Maybin, G Caleb Schlauderaff, G Hayworth Hicks, TE Hayden Smith, DT Kenrick ElUpvote Share Tweet
Week 10 review: John Clayton's Last CallESPN.com Nov 11, 2012In a week of surprises, the Rams-49ers tie tops them all, writes John Clayton.Upvote Share Tweet
Okung emerges in year threeIn an effort to beef up a bad offensive line, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and G.M. John Schneider used their first draft pick in 2010 on tackle Russell Okung. Injuries and ineffectiveness have prompted some to suggest that Okung may be a bust, based on …Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Nov 11, 2012For the Jets to turn their season around, Mark Sanchez needs to find another gear in his development.Upvote Share Tweet
Lil Wayne With Randy MossNov 11San Francisco WR Randy Moss talks candidly with Lil Wayne
Sunday Blitz: Rams-49ers RecapNov 11Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Rams vs 49ers game which ended in a 24-24 tie.
Alex Smith Injured In Rams-49ers TieNov 11Alex Smith left the game early after suffering a concussion as the Rams and 49ers played to a 24-24 tie, the first in the NFL since 2008.
Sunday Blitz: Jets-Seahawks RecapNov 11Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Seahawks' 28-7 win over the Jets.
Don Banks: Giants in the midst of another stagnant second half; more SnapsNov 11CHICAGO -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight on Week 10 in the NFL, from a wind-swept Soldier Field...
Week 10 review: John Clayton's Last CallNov 11In a week of surprises, the Rams-49ers tie tops them all, writes John Clayton.