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Kaepernick's father is proud, gratified On Colin handling the pressure of his first playoffs: Since he was little, he has had this unique ability to block things out and focus on the task at hand, and not let other things around him bother him. On Colin…Upvote Share TweetGolden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry will not play against the Miami Heat on Wednesday night after spraining his twice surgically repaired right ankle.Upvote Share TweetDespite his strong desire to avoid becoming a regular or even part-time designated hitter, Michael Morse may have little choice in the matter now that he has been traded to the Seattle Mariners in a three-team deal that also includes the Washington Nati…Upvote Share Tweet
Giants coach Flannery to hold benefit shows for StowMLB.com Updated Jan 16, 2013Giants third-base coach Tim Flannery, who doubles as an accomplished musician, will continue his efforts to help Bryan Stow by performing in three upcoming northern California concerts to benefit the seriously injured man.Upvote Share Tweet
Can 49ers pick up where Seahawks left off?Divisional Round: Falcons D and 49ers O The San Francisco 49ers piled up 579 yards against the Green Bay Packers during a 45-31 divisional-round victory Saturday night. They will now face an Atlanta Falcons defense that allowed 491 yards Sunday during a…Upvote Share Tweet
Dwyane Wade wears ‘Cat in the Hat’ socks to Miami Heat practice (PHOTO)yahoo.com Updated Jan 16, 2013Back in August, before he had ever played an NBA game, Golden State Warriors rookie Harrison Barnes appeared before schoolchildren in Ames, Iowa decked out in full 'Cat in the Hat' garb. It was cool, it was creepy, and it was a cool offseason diversion …Upvote Share Tweet
Bay Area's Bartkowski an Atlanta mainstaysfgate.com Updated Jan 16, 2013Bay Area's Bartkowski an Atlanta mainstay Bartkowski, the NFL's No. 1 draft pick in 1975, launched a pass down the left side to about the 5-yard line. Though it appeared the 49ers had tackled him at least a foot shy of the goal line, the officials ruled…Upvote Share TweetAfter a bad experience with him as an offensive coordinator, former Raiders wide receiver Tim Brown said he was “shocked” the Bears gave Marc Trestman a head coaching job. “I don’t want to say it was a joke, but I just never saw Trestman as beingUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Jan 16, 2013Suddenly, only two head-coaching vacancies remain. And there’s not much mystery with the openings in Arizona and Jacksonville. As to the latter, the widespread thinking is that G.M. Dave Caldwell is waiting for his John Carroll teammate and roommate,Upvote Share TweetThe 49ers might be road favorites this weekend against the Falcons in the NFC Championship Game, but coach Jim Harbaugh took a step to remind his players that many of them were underdogs not that long ago. As a motivational ploy, Harbaugh had photos pul…Upvote Share TweetMel Kiper Jr. has released his initial 2013 NFL mock draft for the first round. We discussed his St. Louis Rams, Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks projections previously. We round out the conversation with a look at Kiper's thoughts for the 49ers. …Upvote Share TweetMike Nolan knows a thing or two about the San Francisco 49ers. His father coached the team and he did, too. And now, he'll try to keep them out of the Super Bowl.Upvote Share Tweet
Jim Trotter: Remarkably resilient Gore getting better with age in San FranciscoCNNSI.com Updated Jan 16, 2013SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- For obvious reasons, we spent much of the season marveling at the freakish recuperative powers of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who made a serious run at the single-season rushing record despite being less than a year remo…Upvote Share Tweet
Kaepernick, Ryan: striking contrastsfgate.com Updated Jan 16, 2013Kaepernick, Ryan: striking contrast NFC CHAMPIONSHIP GAME 49ers vs. Kaepernick's words seem prescient in retrospect, given the way he jetted downfield on his 56-yard touchdown run in Saturday's 45-31 playoff win over Green Bay. It was a telling snapshot…Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron's 5,000th AssistJan 16LeBron James finds Dwyane Wade for his 5,000th career assist.
Wade Alley-oop To LeBronJan 16Dwyane Wade alley-oop to LeBron James who finishes with the dunk.
NFL32OT: How To Stop A Running QuarterbackJan 16Episode 250: Mark Schlereth breaks down how the Falcons should stop Colin Kaepernick. The NFL32 crew discuss if new Eagles head coach Chip Kelly's offense will work in the NFL.
'Sound FX': Green Bay Packers vs. San Francisco 49ersJan 16Listen in to hear the best sounds from the exciting NFC Divisional Game between the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers.
Don Banks: Kelly's move from Pacific Northwest will shake up traditional E…Jan 16I know the Philadelphia Eagles hired Chip Kelly to build a complete program and his task is to do more than fix an offense that has lost its way. But I still think nobody had a worse day Wednesday than Jim Haslett, Perry Fewell and Monte Kiffin, the thr…
Don Banks: Hero of last year's AFC Championship Game, Sterling Moore will …Jan 16Sterling Moore doesn't know yet if he'll watch the game at home in Dallas, or meet up with a couple teammates and head for "a Buffalo Wild Wings or something like that.''