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Turlock trip reveals Kaepernick's roots
Turlock trip reveals Kaepernick's roots The Kaepernick, it says on the dry-erase menu board, is topped with "Special sauce, all meat chili, cole slaw, jalapanoes." Locals who consider hot dogs too hoity-toity can honor their local hero by hail…Upvote Share Tweet
Klay Thompson had a season-high 29 points, Jarrett Jack scored seven of his 25 in the final minute and the Golden State Warriors beat the New Orleans Hornets 116-112 on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
49ers-Falcons rewind: Go to 'White Shoes'ATLANTA -- The San Francisco 49ers and Atlanta Falcons were division rivals for more than three decades until the NFL realigned into eight four-team divisions in 2002. Their matchup Sunday in the NFC Championship Game marks the fifth game between the te…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com sfgate.com raidersgab.com ESPN.com profootballtalk.com insidebayarea.com Updated Jan 19, 2013ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders chose a coordinator to get their offense back to a power-running scheme suited to star back Darren McFadden.Upvote Share Tweet
Reggie McKenzie mum on plans for Rolando McClainIn a recent sit-down with several members of the media, Raiders G.M. Reggie McKenzie didn’t discourage any questions. For some , however, he politely declined to give a substantive answer. McKenzie was particularly mum regarding linebacker Rolando McCUpvote Share TweetThe Raiders hired long-time NFL coach Bobby April to fill their vacancy at special teams coordinator. April spent the past three seasons as the Philadelphia Eagles special teams coordinator. Overall, he has coached 21 years in the NFL, mostly special te…Upvote Share Tweet
Raiders hire Bobby April as special teams coordinatorThe Oakland Raiders announced Saturday evening they have hired Bobby April as special teams coordinator. April is a two-time special teams coach of the year winning the award in 2004 and 2008, both while a member of the Buffalo Bills coaching staff. Apr…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Jan 19, 2013How great was Stan Musial? He had too many batting records to fit on his Hall of Fame plaque. The Cardinals legend died Saturday in Ladue, Mo., surrounded by family. He was 92.Upvote Share TweetATLANTA -- ESPN recently made available analyst Trent Dilfer for a media session focusing on the AFC and NFC championship games. I've made available below some of Dilfer's comments relating to the San Francisco 49ers-Atlanta Falcons matchup Sunday. I wa…Upvote Share Tweet
49ers may open stadium without a name49ers may open stadium without a name [...] given all the excitement that the team has created on the field and the buzz it has generated over the stadium, "There should be many interested corporate entities in the pipeline." According to Forb…Upvote Share TweetSan Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree has voluntarily met with police in their investigation into an alleged sexual assault in a hotel after the team's playoff victory over the Green Bay Packers last weekend, his attorney said Saturday.Upvote Share Tweet
49ers: Ryan next after Wilson, Brady, BreesThe San Francisco 49ers face one of the NFL's top quarterbacks, Matt Ryan, on the road in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday. They know what they are getting into. The 49ers have faced Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady and Drew Brees over their …Upvote Share Tweet
Dashon Goldson fined $10,000, admits “It was a good call by the ref”San Francisco safety Dashon Goldson has been fined $10,000 for a hit in the 49ers’ win over the Packers, and he says he understands what he did wrong. The NFL has confirmed that Goldson was fined for a hit on Green Bay’s DuJuan Harris. Goldson said heUpvote Share Tweet
Matt Ryan, 49ers' D on collision courseGreetings. I'm en route to Atlanta and looking at the San Francisco 49ers' NFC Championship Game matchup with the Falcons from a few angles. First up: a look at how Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has played at home, compared to how the 49ers' defense has…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Jan 19, 2013INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indianapolis Colts have their new offensive coordinator, and it's someone Andrew Luck already knows.Upvote Share TweetKaepernick expected to cash in [...] if it makes sense to Colin we'll look at doing partnerships with them, but not right away, said Smith, marketing director of XAM Sports, which has 30 NFL players on its roster. A portion of the proceeds - not disclos…Upvote Share Tweet
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh looking to overcome Super Bowl hurdleJan 19The Super Bowl has eluded San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh his entire career. Can Colin Kaepernick make the third time a charm for Harbaugh?
Thompson's 29 Points Lift WarriorsJan 19Klay Thompson scored a season-high 29 points to fuel the Warriors.