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New stadium isn’t giving the 49ers a true home-field advantage

New stadium isn’t giving the 49ers a true home-field advantage

profootballtalk.com Updated 3 hours ago
The 49ers christened a new home stadium this year, but they’re still waiting for a new home-field advantage. Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News takes a look at the “relatively tranquil” atmosphere at Levi’s Stadium. And Kawakami makes a great poi…
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  • Raiders must shore up special teams with unpredictable St. Loui…

    Raiders must shore up special teams with unpredictable St. Louis Rams and coach Jeff Fisher up next

    insidebayarea.com 49 minutes ago
    Filed for print . . . Happy Thanksgiving . . . Lost amid the euphoria of the Raiders’ first win of the season were special teams errors which could have proved costly. A repeat performance in Sunday’s road game against the St. Louis Rams would make the …
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  • Left guard Gabe Jackson practices

    Left guard Gabe Jackson practices

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Oakland Raiders rookie left guard Gabe Jackson practiced for a second straight day Thursday, but the team still isn’t sure whether he will start or play Sunday in St. Louis. Jackson, Oakland’s third-round draft pick, has missed the pr…
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  • NFL: Rams-Raiders will remain in St. Louis

    NFL: Rams-Raiders will remain in St. Louis

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    On Wednesday, there was a report in the Indianapolis Star about the “remote possibility” that Sunday’s game between the Raiders and Rams would be moved from St. Louis to a Monday start in Indianapolis because of the ongoing tension in Ferguson, Missouri…
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  • 49ers Face First Must Win of 2014

    49ers Face First Must Win of 2014

    49ersgab.com 5 hours ago
    Thanksgiving is finally upon us. The NFL released its schedule way back in April and even before the official release there were whispers and rumors of a rematch of the NFC championship game on Thanksgiving. This is currently the NFL’s best rivalry and …
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  • The Sharks lose again – and the end nears for coach Todd McLell…

    The Sharks lose again – and the end nears for coach Todd McLellan

    thehockeynews.com 7 hours ago
    The San Jose Sharks lost their fourth straight game Wednesday – this one, a feeble 2-0 defeat at home to the Flames – which meant the heat on San Jose head coach Todd McLellan is only going to increase. And with the franchise falling back in the pack in…
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  • Cat & Mouse: Steph Curry Bamboozles Victor Oladipo Before D…

    Cat & Mouse: Steph Curry Bamboozles Victor Oladipo Before Draining 3

    dimemag.com 8 hours ago
    There aren’t many players on the level of Warriors point guard Stephen Curry. He showed off his mastery on the court last night in one sequence where the Magic’s strong defensive guard Victor Oladipo played the mouse to Steph’s cat. ‘Dipo is one of the …
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  • Report: Indy ready for “remote possibility” of Rams game moving

    Report: Indy ready for “remote possibility” of Rams game moving

    profootballtalk.com 8 hours ago
    While it seems unlikely at this point, the NFL has at least looked into the chance of moving Sunday’s Raiders-Rams game in St. Louis because of the tension in nearby Ferguson. According to Gregg Doyel of the Indianapolis Star, a league source called it …
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  • Seahawks need to solve offensive line issues, quickly

    Seahawks need to solve offensive line issues, quickly

    profootballtalk.com 9 hours ago
    As the Seahawks prepare to face the 49ers on Thanksgiving night, Seattle coach Pete Carroll would be thankful if he could find a way to get better performance out of an offensive line that gave up seven sacks four days ago against the Cardinals. “We had…
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  • Ramo makes 32 saves, Hudler scores twice to lead Flames to 2-0 …

    Ramo makes 32 saves, Hudler scores twice to lead Flames to 2-0 victory over Sharks

    NHL.com 16 hours ago
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - Karri Ramo made 32 saves for his third career shutout and Jiri Hudler scored both goals to lead the Calgary Flames to a 2-0 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday night. Hudler broke a scoreless tie with a goal in th...
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  • Charles Woodson has no intention to retire after this season

    Charles Woodson has no intention to retire after this season

    Fresh off an AFC defensive player of the week award, Oakland Raiders safety Charles Woodson doesn’t see any reason to hang up his cleats anytime soon. “No question,” Woodson said when asked about playing in 2015, per the Associated Press. “I’m not think…
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  • Giants' best bet at third likely from outside

    Giants' best bet at third likely from outside

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    The World Series champion San Francisco Giants now have a rather large vacancy at the hot corner. General manager Brian Sabean is never shy when he knows what he wants and needs, and he's going to have some decisions to make regarding third base for 201…
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  • Marshawn is probable for Thursday night

    Marshawn is probable for Thursday night

    profootballtalk.com 23 hours ago
    When the Seahawks and 49ers get together on Thanksgiving night on NBC, the 49ers will get a full dose of running back Marshawn Lynch. Lynch is officially listed as probable for the NFC West showdown, with a back injury. It means there’s a virtual certai…
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  • Latavius Murray practicing after last week’s concussion

    Latavius Murray practicing after last week’s concussion

    Raiders running back Latavius Murray had an eventful Thursday night against the Chiefs. Murray saw his profile grow exponentially when he scored on 11- and 90-yard touchdown runs in the first half of the Raiders’ nationally televised first win of the 20…
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  • Decision day looming for Cuban star Tomas

    Decision day looming for Cuban star Tomas

    MLB.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    It's close to decision time for Yasmany Tomas, who is currently mulling offers from at least the Braves, D-backs, Padres and Giants, according to industry sources.
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  • Realm at Stake, Playoff Masters Prepare to Collide

    Realm at Stake, Playoff Masters Prepare to Collide

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    San Francisco and Seattle face each other in two of the next three weeks, and it looks as if at least one of those teams could miss the playoffs.
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  • Rumor Roundup: To make room for young guns, Panthers veterans c…

    Rumor Roundup: To make room for young guns, Panthers veterans could be up for grabs

    thehockeynews.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    NHL teams shopping around for veteran depth should get in touch with Florida Panthers GM Dale Tallon. According Sun-Sentinel.com’s Harvey Fialkov, a team source claims the Panthers want to ship out some “unnamed veterans” to make room for youngsters Vin…
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  • Seahawks working to fix O-line problems

    Seahawks working to fix O-line problems

    ESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    RENTON, Wash. -- San Francisco 49ers rush linebacker Aldon Smith had two sacks last weekend in his first start of the season after a nine-game suspension. He now has 44 sacks in 45 career regular-season games. That’s a scary thought for the Seahawks, co…
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  • A Football Feast: Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Inst…

    A Football Feast: Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagra…

    CNNSI.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
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  • Raiders’ challenge is to keep winning

    Raiders’ challenge is to keep winning

    ESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    ESPN NFL Nation reporter Paul Gutierrez talks about the challenge the team faces now that it has won a game.
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  • 49ers DC Vic Fangio compares Russell Wilson to Barry Sanders

    49ers DC Vic Fangio compares Russell Wilson to Barry Sanders

    ESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- While it might be ludicrous to suggest the Seattle Seahawks are a one-dimensional team on offense, they are the No. 1-ranked rushing team in the league while ranking 30th in passing. Still, the Seahawks, behind the two-headed rush…
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    Curry Leads Warriors Past Magic

    Nov 26
    Stephen Curry scored a game-high 28 points in the Warriors' 111-96 win over the Magic.
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    Nov 26
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    Nov 26
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    Nov 26
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