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Most scary for Harbaugh: missing his job
sfgate.com Updated Nov 16, 2012
Most scary for Harbaugh: missing his job 49ers Missing practice was most scary, Harbaugh says The worst part about having an irregular heartbeat: missing football practice. Harbaugh, who had an electrical cardioversion performed late Thursday morning at…Upvote Share Tweet
Campbell start for Bears amuses 49er pal On Friday, the Bears announced that starting quarterback Jay Cutler will miss Monday night's game against the 49ers because of a concussion and will be replaced by backup Jason Campbell. In 2010, he completed 8 o…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012With former Raiders great Ray Guy sounding off on the absence of punters from the Hall of Fame, Guy has given the media fresh meat for the questioning of NFL types. Surprisingly, the subject prompted Pats coach Bill Belichick to offer up something much …Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 16, 2012NEW YORK (AP) -- The busy Toronto Blue Jays struck again Friday with their latest big deal: All-Star game MVP Melky Cabrera is set to join them in his return from a drug suspension.Upvote Share TweetSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Jim Harbaugh practically galloped through the locker room, lively as ever, offering a wave and a smile to long snapper Brian Jennings before putting his arm around right guard Alex Boone.Upvote Share TweetAs expected, the Oakland Raiders will be without starting running back Darren McFadden and his backup, Mike Goodson, for the second straight game Sunday when they host New Orleans. Both players were hurt in Week 9 and they didn’t play last week becauseUpvote Share TweetWe begin our roundup of key injuries in the NFL with - what else - the quarterback position. Though the Chicago Bears' final injury report before Monday night's game against the San Francisco 49ers is not due until Saturday, head coach Lovie Smith hasUpvote Share Tweetinsidebayarea.com Nov 16, 2012Whether Mike Mitchell makes his first start at strong safety won’t be determined until game day as Tyvon Branch emerged from the locker room after warm-ups and drills and was a limited participant in practice Friday. Branch, who has started 57 consecutiUpvote Share Tweet
Harbaugh says he’s “fine,” laughs off burnout questionprofootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012The heart procedure 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh underwent Thursday was not his first to correct an accelerated heartbeat, after having a different procedure done during his playing days. Harbaugh said doctors performed a “cardiovert,” an electrical proceUpvote Share TweetOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Athletics have traded right-hander Tyson Ross and minor league first baseman A.J. Kirby-Jones to the San Diego Padres for infielder Andy Parrino and left-hander Andrew Werner.Upvote Share Tweet
Harbaugh: Business as usual, sans caffeineESPN.com Nov 16, 2012Among the details San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh revealed during his Friday news conference following a Thursday procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat: Doctors performed a "cardiovert" to correct an accelerated heartbeat. There a…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 16, 2012The Colts head into their Week 11 showdown against the Pats with a surprising 6-3 record. Peter King explains why the young Colts are ready for Tom Brady and Co. in his Game Plan.Upvote Share Tweetsfgate.com Nov 16, 2012Jimmy Graham to challenge Raiders Associated Press Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 11:46 p.m., Thursday, November 15, 2012 The Raiders have plenty o…Upvote Share Tweet
49ers, Bears linebacker duos set standardsfgate.com Nov 16, 201249ers, Bears linebacker duos set standard The duos will get a chance to make their respective cases on a national stage Monday night when the Bears visit Candlestick Park for a showdown that could be dominated by defense, particularly with both starting…Upvote Share Tweet
Warriors Top Short-Handed WolvesNov 16Warriors win second straight.
'Playbook': New Orleans Saints vs. Oakland RaidersNov 16Will the New Orleans Saints have a letdown after last Sunday's win against the Atlanta Falcons? Our experts discuss the high-powered Saints air attack and the improving running game.
'Playbook': Bears vs. 49ersNov 16With Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler out do the Bears stand a chance at beating the San Francisco 49ers on Monday Night Football? "Playbook" debates.
By The Numbers: Bears-49ersNov 16The Bears and 49ers face off on Monday night and we take you by the numbers.
NBA: Memphis Grizzlies' size too much as they knock off the previously und…Nov 16The New York Knicks lost their cool and lost their first game in Memphis to the powerful, red-hot Grizzlies, writes John Hollinger.
Peter King: Luck vs. Brady adds new wrinkle to longstanding Colts-Pats riv…Nov 16INDIANAPOLIS -- Well, if the Colts are nervous about the showdown of 6-3 AFC teams with the big, bad Patriots on national TV Sunday, they're hiding it well. In the middle of the locker room Thursday afternoon, guard Mike McGlynn and long-snapper Matt Ov…
Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary BettmanNov 16Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.