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Seneca Wallace’s agent says Wallace isn’t retiring

Seneca Wallace’s agent says Wallace isn’t retiring

profootballtalk.com Updated Aug 30, 2013
On Thursday night, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said that quarterback Seneca Wallace didn’t play in the preseason finale because Wallace told him that he wasn’t continuing to play football. That was widely interpreted as a retirement statement from the vete…
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  • Return jobs up in the air for 49ers after James injury

    Return jobs up in the air for 49ers after James injury

    If teams could just pick the best 53 players this weekend, things would almost be simple. But the 49ers have to factor in some other things into the calculations, as injuries are causing them to shuffle some jobs around. According to Matt Maiocco of CSN…
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  • Final 2013 preseason QB snap counts

    Final 2013 preseason QB snap counts

    ESPN.com Aug 30, 2013
    Six projected starting quarterbacks played in their teams' final exhibition games of the 2013 preseason. The Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson and the San Francisco 49ers' Colin Kaepernick were two of them, and both led touchdown drives before exiting af…
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  • Jim Harbaugh: “We’re the San Francisco 49ers. We can do whateve…

    Jim Harbaugh: “We’re the San Francisco 49ers. We can do whatever we want!”

    49ersgab.com Aug 30, 2013
    It was that kind of feeling around the 49ers last night after their 41-6 dismantling of the San Diego Chargers. Did the game matter even in the slightest? No. The fourth preseason game is basically an exhibition of back ups and roster hopefuls as many o…
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  • Three things revisited: 49ers-Chargers

    Three things revisited: 49ers-Chargers

    ESPN.com Aug 30, 2013
    Looking back on three things discussed here before the San Francisco 49ers closed their 2013 preseason schedule with a 41-6 road victory over the San Diego Chargers on Thursday night: 1. Final QB impressions: Starter Colin Kaepernick, backup Colt McCoy …
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  • Video - Craig Dahl picks off the rookie QB Brad Sorensen 00:43

    Craig Dahl picks off the rookie QB Brad Sorensen

    Aug 30
    San Francisco 49ers Craig Dahl intercepts San Diego Chargers rookie Brad Sorensen and takes it 17-yards to put the 49ers in scoring position.
  • Video - Pre Week 4: San Francisco 49ers  vs. San Diego Chargers highlights 01:38

    Pre Week 4: San Francisco 49ers vs. San Diego Chargers highlights

    Aug 30
    Highlights from the San Francisco 49ers' 41-6 win over the San Diego Chargers in Week 4 of the preseason.
  • Video - Pre WK 4 Can't-Miss Play: San Francisco wide receiver Lavelle Hawkins won't be stopped 00:45

    Pre WK 4 Can't-Miss Play: San Francisco wide receiver Lavelle Hawkins won't be stopped

    Aug 30
    San Francisco wide receiver Lavelle Hawkins catches ball off bounce runs through tackle and goes 45-yards for the touchdown in the fourth quarter.
  • Video - Tramaine Brock gets INT 00:20

    Tramaine Brock gets INT

    Aug 30
    Defensive back Tramaine Brock picks off rookie quarterback Brock Sorensen for another San Diego Chargers turnover.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Twenty bold predictions for 2013 NFL season

    Aug 30
    When it comes to preseason predictions, no one remembers anyone's but their own, because those are the only ones they really care about. Which is why honesty compels a brief summation of my hits and misses from last year's dose of late-August prognostic…
  • Bill Simmons on the career of Tracy McGrady

    Aug 30
    Tracy McGrady was a superstar who always seemed to find himself on the wrong team with the wrong players.