San Francisco strong safety Donte Whitner learned Tuesday he was being fined $21,000 for his hit on St. Louis Rams’ wide receiver Chris Givens in the end zone with just under six minutes to play in Thursday’s 35-11 49ers victory.
Wide receiver Andre Holmes has returned to the Oakland Raiders after serving a four-game suspension for violating NFL rules on performance-enhancing substances.
Alex Smith has flourished since getting traded from San Francisco, joining Joe Montana and Mike Livingston as the only Chiefs quarterbacks to win their first four starts. Smith threw his first two picks of the season against New York, but also threw three touchdown passes.
The Oakland Raiders head into preparations for Sunday’s game against San Diego with uncertainty at four key offensive positions.
Give this much credit to the Washington Redskins: They realize their win over the Oakland Raiders didn’t accomplish very much.
Now, one major thread in that curtain is gone. L.C. Greenwood, he of the height and heft and six Pro Bowls and four rings, as central to the dynasty as anyone not named Joe Greene or Jack Lambert, died of natural causes.
Here are five things to know from the Washington Redskins’ first win of the season as they defeated tha Oakland Raiders…
The Oakland Raiders lost both of their starting running backs to injuries in the first half against the Washington Redskins.
Terrelle Pryor is inactive for the Oakland Raiders on Sunday because he has not fully recovered from a concussion and Matt Flynn will start in his place.
The visiting Washington Redskins try again for their first win Sunday when they face an Oakland Raiders team that could be without starting quarterback Terrelle Pryor.
San Francisco 49er, Colin Kaepernick accepts the award for Best Breakthrough Athlete onstage at The 2013 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
It’s hard to follow every team in the NFL, as much as we’d like to. Here’s recap of the 2012 season.