San Francisco 49ers Week 7 Injury Report: Few Injuries This Week, But They're Big OnesWith the Tampa Bay Buccaneers coming to town, the San Francisco 49ers once again have their work cut out for them if they want to win. That's just the way it is in the NFL for a 1-5 team, but the 49ers will find it difficult to move the ball on offense if WR Torrey Smith can't play, as RB Carlos Hyde already has been ruled out of Sunday's game.
Raiders Injury Report: Latavius Murray Limited In PracticeMurray, having missed the last couple of games with a toe injury, could certainly provide Oakland (4-2) with a spark in the backfield if good to go this Sunday.
Will Raider Fans Support A Lame Duck Football Team? Oakland Raiders fans, before you book the Venetian for the Raiders home opener in 2019 you might want to ask yourself this question: Will you support a lame duck football team in Oakland for the next two years?
The Inconsistency Of Carlos Hyde Is Still The Best San Francisco Can Hope ForSince parting ways with running back Frank Gore after the 2014 season, the San Francisco 49ers have been struggling to establish a consistent running game. While RB Carlos Hyde has the potential to be very good, he cannot seem to stay healthy.
Raiders Look For Two-Game Sweep In FloridaAs this past weekend's loss to the Chiefs showed, there is still much work to be done in the Bay Area if Oakland is to make a run at a playoff spot, something that has eluded it for more than a decade.
Daughter Of Eddie DeBartolo Tweets 'Jed York Has To Go'The daughter of former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr. has apparently joined the chorus of demoralized 49er Faithful by pinning blame for the team's losing ways on the current owner.
Opponent Profile: Improved Buccaneers Head To Levi's Stadium For Week 7 MatchupThe San Francisco 49ers are just 1-5 this season, and now they will host the improved Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 7. These aren't the "same old Bucs", either: Tampa Bay is 2-3 already after winning just six games in all of 2015. While the Bucs have some injury issues on offense, the team still is very capable of coming into Levi's Stadium and leaving with a win.
Opponent Profile: Jaguars Await Raiders In AFC TiltFirst, Kansas City (3-2) played a pretty darn good game on the road. Second, Oakland (4-2) did about as much wrong as it could possibly do, yet was still in the game going into the fourth quarter. Finally, the Raiders would have to put this AFC West rivalry game behind them and fast-forward to this coming Sunday's game in Jacksonville against an improving Jaguars' team.
Nevada Gov. Signs Bill For Raiders Stadium In Las VegasNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a bill into law that clears the way for a Las Vegas stadium that could be home to both UNLV football and the Raiders.
Team Grades: Chiefs Derail Raiders' Hopes Of Rivalry WinWith a chance to put a little separation between themselves and the second-place Denver Broncos on Sunday, the Oakland Raiders watched their hopes go down the drain on a soggy Northern California afternoon.
Team Grades: Second-Half Struggles Doom 49ers In BuffaloAt halftime on Sunday in Buffalo, the San Francisco 49ers trailed the home team by just four points. But the Buffalo Bills put on a dominant performance in the second half to pull away and win, 45-16.
New Kaepernick Looking A Lot Like The Old KaepernickThe package was different, but what’s inside is the same.