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49ers sign Dawson to replace Akers

49ers sign Dawson to replace Akers

sfgate.com Updated Mar 19, 2013
49ers sign Dawson to replace Akers Dawson, who ranked second in the NFL in field-goal percentage (93.5) and made his first Pro Bowl in 2012, was signed Tuesday to a one-year contract with undisclosed financial terms. After appearing in one postseason ga…
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  • 49ers sign Dawson to replace Akers

    49ers sign Dawson to replace Akers

    49ers sign Dawson to replace Akers Dawson, who ranked second in the NFL in field-goal percentage (93.5) and made his first Pro Bowl in 2012, was signed Tuesday to a one-year contract with undisclosed financial terms. After appearing in one postseason ga…
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  • 49ers owner says he has no evidence NFLPA survey exists

    49ers owner says he has no evidence NFLPA survey exists

    profootballtalk.com Mar 19, 2013
    Prior to the Super Bowl, the NFLPA proudly proclaimed that a survey of players showed that nearly all of them didn’t trust team doctors. Now, the league is questioning whether the survey even happened, in essence accusing the union of making it up. John
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  • Peter King: Many approaches during General Managers' Week, but …

    Peter King: Many approaches during General Managers' Week, but which is right?

    CNNSI.com Mar 19, 2013
    PHOENIX -- There's one week a year that I think of as the General Managers' Week, and we've reached the end of it. The first week of free agency highlights the different jobs general managers have in the league, and what I've done here at the annual spr…
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  • The Harbaugh brothers visit PFT on NBC Sports Network Tuesday

    The Harbaugh brothers visit PFT on NBC Sports Network Tuesday

    profootballtalk.com Mar 19, 2013
    We haven’t seen a joint appearance from the Harbaugh brothers since before the Super Bowl, but that will change on Tuesday afternoon. Ravens coach John Harbaugh and 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will sit down for a joint interview with Mike Florio from the o
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  • Video - Is Seahawks-49ers best rivalry in football? 04:03

    Is Seahawks-49ers best rivalry in football?

    Mar 19
    With so much youth at the quarterback position in the NFC West, the "NFL AM" guys debate if the division has the best rivalry games in the NFL.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL owners meetings - RB helmet rule meets resistance

    Mar 19
    The running back helmet rule met resistance, but other rules were approved at the owners meetings, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Some revealing nuggets from the four rookie AFC coaches

    Mar 19
    PHOENIX -- Tuesday morning was the media's chance to share breakfast with the AFC head coaches at the NFL annual meeting, and it just happens to work out that there's a rookie head coach in each of the conference's four divisions: Jacksonville's Gus Bra…
  • Peter King: Many approaches during General Managers' Week, but which is ri…

    Mar 19
    PHOENIX -- There's one week a year that I think of as the General Managers' Week, and we've reached the end of it. The first week of free agency highlights the different jobs general managers have in the league, and what I've done here at the annual spr…
  • NFL owners meetings - Proposed RB helmet rule is only fair

    Mar 19
    Defensive players have been forced to adjust for safety's sake, so offensive players should, too, writes Jeffri Chadiha.