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Running back Maurice Jones-Drew #32 of the Jacksonville Jaguars rushes upfield against the Indianapolis Colts January 1, 2012 at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Is MJD Fresh Enough To Help The Raiders?

CSN Bay Area reports that the Oakland Raiders have signed home-grown running back Maurice Jones-Drew. At age 29, coming off an injury-plagued season with Jacksonville, is Jones-Drew healthy enough to help the Raiders?

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/28/2014

Marlon Sullivan (The Novo Agency)

San Francisco Sports Agent With NFL Clients Netted In FBI Corruption Raids, Accused In Murder For Hire Plot

One of the men arrested in the FBI raids in the Bay Area and Sacramento that netted a California State Senator Wednesday is a San Francisco sports agent who has worked with a number of high-profile athletes and belongs to a firm catering to upper-echelon sports figures.

03/27/2014

FBI agents search a home on the 600 block of 42nd Ave. in San Mateo, part of a number of raids in the Bay Area and Sacramento, March 26, 2014. (CBS)

NFL Agent Marlon Sullivan Charged In Murder Plot, Tied To Leland Yee, Raymond Chow

COMMENTARY: The headlines scream about State Senator Leland Yee and Chinatown mobster Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, but the evidence against NFL sports agent wunderkind Marlon Sullivan could shake the sports world.

03/27/2014

Kicker Phil Dawson #9 of the San Francisco 49ers makes a field goal in the first quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Don’t Expect Longer PATs To Last In The NFL

The NFL has banned dunking the football over the goal post cross bar after a TD, extended the height of the uprights, and will experiment with longer point after touchdowns.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/26/2014

Levi's Stadium under construction in Santa Clara. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium, Home Of 49ers And Super Bowl L, To Ban Bugles, Reptiles, And Spilling Anything

Come the first 49ers game, or Super Bowl L, there will be plenty of beer and football inside the new Levi’s Stadium, but don’t expect to tap your own keg, toss a football, play a bugle, spill any substance, or bring your pet Gila monster.

03/25/2014

Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders scrambles as Jason Pierre-Paul #90 of the New York Giants defends at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Terrelle Pryor Wasn’t The Answer For The Raiders

The Raiders and quarterback Terrelle Pryor are ready to part ways, with team management and Pryor’s agent saying he’ll be traded or released soon.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/25/2014

Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics leaves the mound after the second inning against the Detroit Tigers of Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Fantasy Baseball Preview: 5 Bay Area Bargain Players

But the Bay Area his home to a lot of reliable talent that should go in the middle rounds, and could be snapped up inexcusably early if you are playing in a league full of homer Giants and A’s fans. So who should you target if you miss out on Buster Pose, Hunter Pence, Madison Bumgarner, Matt Cain, Josh Donaldson or Yoenis Cespedes? There are several intriguing players worth taking a late round pick on in standard leagues.

03/24/2014

Stanford v. Kansas

Daily Madden: Experience Is Trumping Prestige In NCAA Tournament

Stanford’s victory over Kansas and Mercer’s win over Duke were two of the NCAA Tournament upsets over big name basketball programs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/24/2014

Matt Schaub #8 of the Houston Texans passes against the Cincinnati Bengals during the AFC Wild Card Playoff Game at Reliant Stadium on January 5, 2013 in Houston, Texas.  (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

GameDay: Matt Schaub Trade Is Good For The Raiders

The joke on Matt Schaub is that his uniform number will be “6,” in reference to all the pick-sixes he threw in 2013. But KPIX 5′s Dennis O’Donnell likes this trade, and here’s why.

03/21/2014