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49ers to face former head coach Nolan Quarterback Alex Smith (remember him?) will recognize Atlanta's defensive coordinator this week: Among the players drafted on his watch were Smith, running back Frank Gore, tight end Vernon Davis, linebacker Patrick…Upvote Share Tweet
Catcher Buster Posey, the reigning National League Most Valuable Player, heads the list of six Giants who filed for salary arbitration on Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Tebow says he's uncertain 'what my future holds'NEW YORK (AP) -- From nearly unstoppable to nearly invisible.Upvote Share Tweet
Donte Whitner: 49ers didn’t understand “magnitude of the moment” last yearprofootballtalk.com Jan 15, 2013Last year’s trip to the NFC Championship Game was a new experience for many 49ers afters years of missing the playoffs in San Francisco. The 49ers are back in the game again this year safety Donte Whitner says that last year’s experience was educationUpvote Share Tweet
More scuttlebutt on Raiders coaching vacanciesinsidebayarea.com Jan 15, 2013The Raiders still haven’t said a word about head coach Dennis Allen and general manager Reggie McKenzie interviewing candidates for their four coaching vacancies - offensive coordinator, offensive line, special teams coordinator and linebackers. Yet,Upvote Share Tweet
Signs of life from 49ers' Vernon Davis?Tight end Vernon Davis loves playing for a winner after losing too frequently early in his career with the San Francisco 49ers. At age 28, Davis is mature enough to understand team success matters more than individual opportunities. The 49ers are one vi…Upvote Share TweetSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson says he has received approval from NBA Commissioner David Stern to present a counteroffer to the league from investors who would keep the Kings in California's capital city.Upvote Share TweetJim isn't the only Harbaugh to have a bold late-season move pay off. In Baltimore, the switch to Jim Caldwell as OC has the once free-falling Ravens thriving, Don Banks writes.Upvote Share Tweet
Don Banks: Once left for dead, Ravens a threat again thanks to bold Caldwell moveEveryone understood it was a bold and risky move to make at such a vital position so late in the season. But that Harbaugh guy clearly knew what he was doing, because it has quickly elevated his team's offensive production to new heights and brought a S…Upvote Share Tweet
5 Benches That Could Hold Back NBA Playoff Contendersdimemag.com Jan 15, 2013What makes San Antonio so frustrating for opponents and fun to watch for us, the fans, is the parallel personnel magic GM R.C. Buford and coach Gregg Popovich seem to always have working. It’s twofold: The Spurs’ core of Tony Parker, Tim Duncan and MUpvote Share TweetCoach Mike Smith, quarterback Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons finally have that elusive playoff victory. One more home victory stands between them and the Super Bowl after Atlanta outlasted Seattle in the divisional round. The San Francisco 49ers, ove…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 15, 201349ers coach Jim Harbaugh is as competitive as anyone who has played or coached or even watched football. When he and his brother, John, were kids, the competitiveness manifested itself in the fact that Jim could throw a football over a large tree in th…Upvote Share Tweet
49ers' Crabtree ascending among NFL's elite2012 Receiving, Weeks 13-19 The Atlanta Falcons' Roddy White is a four-time Pro Bowl choice at wide receiver. White's teammate, second-year wideout Julio Jones, is headed to the Pro Bowl this season. Those two give the Falcons arguably the best receivin…Upvote Share Tweet
Kurt Warner: 'You can play great defense and still get beat'Jan 15Kurt Warner joins "NFL Total Access" to discuss how San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick compares to other mobile quarterbacks in the NFL.
San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman on quarterback Colin Kaepernick: 'It's working out for us now.'Jan 15San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman talks about quarterback Colin Kaepernick's divisional performance and if head coach Jim Harbaugh has been vindicated by his quarterback's success.
NFL Live OT: QB Trust Besides BradyJan 15Jason Taylor and Jerry Rice discuss the quarterback they trust the most this weekend besides Tom Brady.
Coast to Coast: Picking The All-StarsJan 15J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez on why upstart teams deserve more attention when it comes to selecting All-Stars.
Peter King: Peyton's arm and conservative Broncos; catching up with Reid; …Jan 15Five items, a sort of mini-MMQB, for a Championship Week Tuesday ...
Paul George, Deron Williams shine at home; Andrea Bargnani, Tim Duncan shi…Jan 15John Cregan looks at players with significant statistical splits at home versus on the road.
Don Banks: Once left for dead, Ravens a threat again thanks to bold Caldwe…Jan 15Everyone understood it was a bold and risky move to make at such a vital position so late in the season. But that Harbaugh guy clearly knew what he was doing, because it has quickly elevated his team's offensive production to new heights and brought a S…
Grantland Channel Presents: House EatsJan 15Joe House and I became friends for two reasons: eating and basketball. When we went to school together at the College of the Holy Cross, we would play...