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Levi's Stadium: Name sounds enduring

Levi's Stadium: Name sounds enduring

The San Francisco 49ers have set out to build the most technologically advanced stadium in history. We might consider it a small upset, then, that they have secured a naming-rights sponsor known for producing blue jeans pretty much the same way since 18…
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  • Around the NFC West: Two vertical targets

    Around the NFC West: Two vertical targets

    ESPN.com May 8, 2013
    Good morning, NFC West ... Recently published items on St. Louis Rams tight end Jared Cook and San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Ricardo Lockette caught my attention while running through some of the headlines in the box at right. Around the NFC West: M…
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  • Don Banks: Are better days coming for minority hires? Many anxiously await

    May 8
    PHILADELPHIA -- The rising use of analytics in the NFL has prompted a new respect for the power and relevance of statistical data, but there's one set of recent numbers that can't be sliced or interpreted in any way but the obvious: In a league where mi…