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Pick Rattle and Roll: Warriors 109 Nets 102 + Warriors 101 Wiza…

Pick Rattle and Roll: Warriors 109 Nets 102 + Warriors 101 Wizards 97

feltbot.com ESPN.com Updated Dec 8, 2012
Do you think that I’m shocked that the Warriors are playing so well? Me, who was so skeptical of Bogut playing this season? So carefully noncommittal on the Warriors’ prospects?        Well, ask yourself these questions: Who has been saying for tw
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  • Smith's plight could be setback for NFL

    Smith's plight could be setback for NFL

    sfgate.com Dec 8, 2012
    Smith's plight could be setback for NFL The 49ers take the field against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday with quarterback Colin Kaepernick holding a firm grip on the starting job. In case you missed it, the QB controversy that has dominated 49ers discourse…
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  • Raiders have a tough decision to make on Carson Palmer

    Raiders have a tough decision to make on Carson Palmer

    profootballtalk.com Dec 8, 2012
    With Raiders coach Dennis Allen that the time has come to see quarterback Terrelle Pryor play, the questions becomes whether Allen and the rest of the organization will soon be coming to the conclusion that quarterback Carson Palmer should not play. Tho…
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  • Brandon Jacobs mad he’s not playing, rips fans who criticize hi…

    Brandon Jacobs mad he’s not playing, rips fans who criticize him

    profootballtalk.com Dec 8, 2012
    San Francisco running back Brandon Jacobs is angry that he’s not getting much playing time with the 49ers, and he doesn’t care if you criticize the way he goes about expressing that. Jacobs, who previously tweeted about hating his boss but then claime
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  • Goldson evangelizes for safer tackling

    Goldson evangelizes for safer tackling

    sfgate.com Dec 8, 2012
    Goldson evangelizes for safer tackling In the 49ers' locker room Friday, safety Dashon Goldson was demonstrating proper tackling technique to a reporter, which is not unlike having Warren Buffett explain investing. The tackling consultant for USA Footba…
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  • Dennis Allen plans to get Terrelle Pryor some playing time

    Dennis Allen plans to get Terrelle Pryor some playing time

    profootballtalk.com Dec 8, 2012
    In one of the few developments that could make the Oakland Raiders an interesting team to watch in the final weeks of the season, coach Dennis Allen says he’s planning to get backup quarterback Terrelle Pryor some playing time. Allen stressed that he is
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  • NFC West penalty watch: 49ers' complaints

    NFC West penalty watch: 49ers' complaints

    ESPN.com Dec 8, 2012
    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh made headlines after Week 7 for asking the NFL whether Seattle's cornerbacks were playing too aggressively. Seven weeks later, he might want to ask the league whether officials have anything against his own team. 2…
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  • Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson and Richard Jefferson …

    Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson and Richard Jefferson find links with new scene around Barclays Center

    nydailynews.com Dec 8, 2012
    Mark Jackson and Richard Jefferson walked into Barclays Center on Friday night, each with his own special connection to the place and to the neighborhood. They were with the Golden State Warriors now, but both took a degree of pride in what they saw.
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  • Video - Warriors Hang On For Third Straight Win 01:01

    Warriors Hang On For Third Straight Win

    Dec 8
    Warriors top Wizards for their sixth win in seven games, 101-97.