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Jun 23, 2017

She won Olympic gold, he 49ers Super Bowls. At Sac State, Carter family glory aligns.

Michelle Carter, the reigning Olympic gold medalist in shot put, is scheduled to compete Saturday in the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships at Sacramento State. She will be accompanied …
Jun 22, 2017

Giants video gives Bay Area a ‘Game of Thrones’ makeover

A newly posted video by the San Francisco Giants recasts the Bay Area in the style of the opening of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” The video, posted to the team’s …
Jun 22, 2017

49ers Q&A: Beathard over Hoyer? Smelter’s chances?

@Rlebel81 Any chance C.J. Beathard starts the season beating out Brian Hoyer? What do they have to loose? A top 5 shot at a franchise QB next year? ANS: There's …
Jun 21, 2017

49ers have six NFL-caliber tight ends; they could keep three or four

Kyle Shanahan is pleased with his tight ends. In fact, the 49ers coach said last week that all six are capable of making an NFL roster. “Yeah, we have some …
Jun 20, 2017

Fake news! Shanahan honing 49ers’ play-action game

Maybe you've heard a game-day announcer fawn over the way Peyton Manning sold a play-action fake or marvel at how Matt Ryan tricked the entire defense into thinking -- incorrectly …
Jun 19, 2017

‘There were times I was dead tired’ -- 49ers’ DeForest Buckner looking forward to more rest

Want a contrast between last year's 49ers coaching staff and the current one? When defensive tackle DeForest Buckner was piling up plays last season -- he ended up with 1,005 …
Jun 18, 2017

Giants fall to Rockies behind Melancon’s blown save and Arenado’s cycle

The Giants have found every which way to lose to the Colorado Rockies this season. They needed anesthetic for the latest one Sunday afternoon. The Giants took the lead on …
Jun 18, 2017

A's end week with sweep while Giants continue falling into a heap

The A's and Giants went in different directions last week. Oakland earned a four-game sweep of the Yankees while San Francisco went on a long slide. …
Jun 17, 2017

The 40-year-old intern: 49ers QB coach was bent on learning Shanahan’s system

Sometimes you have to take a step down in order to climb up. Rich Scangarello is familiar with this route. The 49ers' new quarterbacks coach was in a cozy spot …
Jun 15, 2017

Rookie review: Status report on the 49ers’ large, talented draft class

The 49ers' offseason ends on Thursday. Here's the status report on the team's large rookie class as well as a look ahead to how the group will fit in during …
Jun 15, 2017

49ers quarterback Brian Hoyer on working with Kyle Shanahan

Hoyer says he's learning a lot from the coach. …
Jun 14, 2017

49ers linebacker Reuben Foster in action

What shoulder injury? Rookie Reuben Foster has been held out of team drills but took part in all the individual linebacker drills in 49ers minicamp. …
Jun 14, 2017

49ers minicamp: Ahkello Witherspoon gets first-team snaps, Reuben Foster seems ready

The 49ers concluded their final spring practice on Wednesday. They will assemble Thursday, but they only will have meetings and an extended workout session with strength and conditioning coach Ray …
Jun 14, 2017

49ers notes: Hoyer, receivers to get together during summer break

The 49ers are about to go on a six-week break, but some players won't be vacationing from football the entire time. Quarterback Brian Hoyer said he and some of the …
Jun 14, 2017

Kyle Shanahan can't predict 49ers roster and that's a good thing

Kyle Shanahan's end-of-summer goal: Cut a few players who are deserving of making an NFL roster. That may sound cruel, but if the 49ers have a hard time figuring out …