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John Skelton, signed by the 49ers to be their 3rd-string QB.  (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Niners Add 3rd-String QB John Skelton

The San Francisco 49ers have signed quarterback John Skelton to a one-year contract, giving them a strong-armed third-stringer under center.


San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner appears in a frame from a YouTube video for the team's It Gets Better video. (It Gets Better Project/YouTube)

49ers’ Whitner Fined $21,000 For Hit Against Rams

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.


Andre Holmes of the Oakland Raiders. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Raiders Get Suspended Receiver Andre Holmes Back

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 of the Kanasas City Chiefs.  (Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Chiefs, Led By Ex-49er QB Smith, Still Unbeaten As They Begin Week 5

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.


Terrelle Pryor, Marquette King, Chimdi Chekwa

Raiders Face Injury Questions For Chargers Game

The Oakland Raiders head into preparations for Sunday’s game against San Diego with uncertainty at four key offensive positions.


David Amerson, Denarius Moore

Redskins Not Boasting After Sunday’s Win Over Raiders

Give this much credit to the Washington Redskins: They realize their win over the Oakland Raiders didn’t accomplish very much.


L.C. Greenwood (L), Mel Blount, and 'Mean' Joe Greene (R) (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Keidel: Another Tear In The Steel Curtain

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.


Brian Orakpo, Matt Flynn

5 Things To Know From Redskins Win Over Raiders

Here are five things to know from the Washington Redskins’ first win of the season as they defeated tha Oakland Raiders…


Oakland Raiders

Raiders Lose McFadden, Reece To Injuries

The Oakland Raiders lost both of their starting running backs to injuries in the first half against the Washington Redskins.


Quarterback Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn Starts At QB For Raiders

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.


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NFL player Colin Kaepernick accepts the award for Best Breakthrough Athlete onstage at The 2013 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 17, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for ESPY)

Colin Kaepernick At The ESPYS

San Francisco 49er, Colin Kaepernick accepts the award for Best Breakthrough Athlete onstage at The 2013 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

San Francisco 49ers Rookie Camp

San Francisco 49ers Rookie Camp

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2012 NFL Regular Season Recap

It’s hard to follow every team in the NFL, as much as we’d like to. Here’s recap of the 2012 season.

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