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KNBR Conversation: Jed York of 49ers

KNBR Conversation: Jed York of 49ers

sfgate.com Updated Jan 26, 2013
KNBR Conversation: Jed York of 49ers Take us to the locker room (after the NFC Championship Game win over the Falcons) - having your mom and your dad and your uncle, and your team going back to the Super Bowl ... Can you just tell us what it was like to…
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  • Ahmad Brooks: big numbers at good price

    Ahmad Brooks: big numbers at good price

    sfgate.com Jan 26, 2013
    Ahmad Brooks: big numbers at good price The least-heralded member of one of the NFL's best corps of linebackers might lead the 49ers in at least one category: biggest bargain. Jim Harbaugh said they aren't regretting their financial commitment after the…
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  • Frank Gore always working, just like mom

    Frank Gore always working, just like mom

    sfgate.com Jan 26, 2013
    Frank Gore always working, just like mom Long before he burrowed his way into the Super Bowl, darting through small holes and dancing through slender creases, Frank Gore carved out his persona as a workingman's running back. Gore rambled for nearly 300 …
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  • Raiders' Reece craves Pro Bowl award

    Raiders' Reece craves Pro Bowl award

    sfgate.com Jan 26, 2013
    Raiders' Reece craves Pro Bowl award Raiders' Reece craves Pro Bowl award Some players go through the motions in the Pro Bowl, afraid to get injured in what is a glorified scrimmage. Reece is the only representative from the two Bay Area teams, as the 4…
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  • SF 49ers colors, but no players, in city

    SF 49ers colors, but no players, in city

    sfgate.com Jan 26, 2013
    SF 49ers colors, but no players, in city San Francisco has lit up eight civic buildings, and Mayor Ed Lee is set to declare "Red and Gold" week and ask all city workers to wear team caps - joining the toll takers on the Golden Gate Bridge. In …
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  • On Alex Smith's future beyond the 49ers

    On Alex Smith's future beyond the 49ers

    ESPN.com Jan 26, 2013
    Alex Smith 3-year Starting Stats ESPN's John Clayton offers some thoughts in the video above regarding Alex Smith's future beyond the San Francisco 49ers' current season. I've put together a companion chart showing traditional and advanced stats for the…
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  • Kaepernick benefits from ironman offensive line

    Kaepernick benefits from ironman offensive line

    profootballtalk.com Jan 26, 2013
    While the play of quarterback Colin Kaepernick has certainly been exceptional, he has also benefitted from playing behind a stable, and very good 49ers offensive line. The five starting linemen played every game, and the right side of his line hasn’t mi
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  • Mike Singletary wants another head coaching shot

    Mike Singletary wants another head coaching shot

    profootballtalk.com Jan 26, 2013
    When the Bears were looking for a head coach to replace Lovie Smith, their list of candidates skewed heavily toward the offensive side of the ball. Former 49ers head coach and Bears icon Mike Singletary was the exception. There were suggestions that Sin…
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  • Point/Counterpoint: Super Bowl XLVII

    Point/Counterpoint: Super Bowl XLVII

    nytimes.com Jan 26, 2013
    The Baltimore Ravens, a traditional defensive powerhouse, will face the San Francisco 49ers' speed and youth. Tom Jolly and Carl Nelson have their annual debate on who will win.
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  • NFL32: Rob Ryan, Joe Flacco and Spags

    NFL32: Rob Ryan, Joe Flacco and Spags

    ESPN.com Jan 26, 2013
    Passing along: Chris Mortensen's thoughts on the Rob Ryan hiring in St. Louis, Trent Dilfer's take on how Joe Flacco should attack the San Francisco 49ers' defense, and Herm Edwards' thoughts on New Orleans' firing of former Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo.
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  • No charges at this time: Crabtree thoughts

    No charges at this time: Crabtree thoughts

    ESPN.com Jan 26, 2013
    A few thoughts after a district attorney in San Francisco announced no charges would be filed "at this time" against 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree, who had been questioned in a sexual-assault investigation: No surprise. There was never any i…
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  • SF 49ers in the Super Bowl - no sizzle

    SF 49ers in the Super Bowl - no sizzle

    sfgate.com Jan 26, 2013
    SF 49ers in the Super Bowl - no sizzle SUPER BOWL XLVII Sure, people are excited, but when Coach Jim Harbaugh's team knocked off the Atlanta Falcons and punched their Super-ticket, the city was ... pleased. [...] in the 18 years since the 49ers have bee…
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  • Video - Alex Smith's Future With The 49ers 00:47

    Alex Smith's Future With The 49ers

    Jan 26
    John Clayton gives his take on what the future holds for Alex Smith.
  • Video - Crabtree Won't Be Charged 00:18

    Crabtree Won't Be Charged

    Jan 26
    49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree will not have criminal charges filed against him in relation to an alleged sexual assault after the team's playoff victory against the Packers.

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  • Super Bowl XLVII -- Flacco has arrived

    Jan 26
    The Joe Flacco debate is essentially over. He will paid like an elite quarterback, no matter what his critics think.