Chicago Bears teach a valuable gambling lesson

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

"Never bet against your own team" is one of those adages you always hear, somewhere along the lines of "Never play in traffic," "never stick a knife down your toaster" and "never get involved in a land war in Asia." And yet...I just couldn't help myself. In my lifetime of watching the ...

Report: Alex Smith wants top-tier quarterback money

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

The Kansas City Chiefs had a surprisingly successful first season with Alex Smith under center running new head coach Andy Reid's offense. But does that mean Smith is worthy of top-tier quarterback money? Apparently he believes it does. A report on Wednesday claims that Smith wants to be paid like a franchise ...

NFL Rumors: 49ers looking to move up in draft?

Friday, April 25th, 2014

The San Francisco 49ers have 11 picks in the 2014 NFL Draft, including six in the top 100. Since they are a team that doesn't need to bring in that kind of depth, it would make sense for general manager Trent Baalke to try to move up and grab an elite ...

Report: Miami Dolphins will go after Jim Harbaugh next season

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

It's been a tumultuous offseason for the San Francisco 49ers and head coach Jim Harbaugh, and things just got a whole lot more interesting. After reports have gone public that Harbaugh was almost traded to the Cleveland Browns and that he and 49ers general manager Trent Baalke are barely speaking, ...

Richard Sherman fined $7,875 for taunting 49ers

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman's outburst following the NFC Championship Game has gotten a ton of press this week, and he's sure to get even more now. On Friday the NFL fined Sherman $7,875 for unsportsmanlike conduct/taunting during the final minute of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. Sherman was ...

Packers, 49ers will play in sub-zero temperatures

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

For a few days now we've been hearing that the game-time temperature for the Green Bay Packers' home wild card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday would be well below zero. As of late Thursday night the news had only gotten more extreme in that regard. As it ...

San Francisco 49ers: Michael Crabtree to make debut on Sunday

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed on Friday that wide receiver Michael Crabtree will make his season debut this Sunday against the St. Louis Rams. Crabtree has missed the entire season up to this point after tearing his Achilles' tendon during the offseason. The 26-year-old wideout was the 10th ...

Levi’s Stadium to host 50th Super Bowl in 2016

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

The NFL's owners voted on Tuesday to award the 2016 Super Bowl to the Bay Area (Santa Clarita to be exact), where the San Francisco 49ers will have a new home starting next season. When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced the 2016 decision, the San Francisco bid committee erupted in ...