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49ers' Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, CA, July 26, 2014. (photo credit: Andre Torrez)

49ers Tweak Traffic And Parking Plans For Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium Now That Open House Is Over

With open house festivities behind them, the 49ers are making some last-minute alterations to their parking and traffic plans for Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.

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Running back Alfonso Smith #29 of the Arizona Cardinals runs with the football after a reception past defensive back Jahleel Addae #37 of the San Diego Chargers during the preseason NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on August 24, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

49ers Sign Former Cardinals Running Back Alfonso Smith

Smith’s signing comes after injuries to primary backups Kendall Hunter and LaMichael James in the last week. Hunter is out for the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, and James will be sidelined indefinitely with a left elbow injury.

16 hours ago

Harbaugh Brothers

3 Ways The Harbaugh Brothers Could Spice Things Up For The Next ‘Harbowl’

The old mantra of the Harbaugh family is “who’s got it better than us? Nobody!” but that’s not true for 49er Head Coach Jim Harbaugh when he faces off against his older brother John. The Ravens head coach has gotten the better of the former NFL quarterback both during a 2012 Thanksgiving day matchup and during a thrilling Super Bowl which concluded that season. It’s going to be hard for John to regain bragging rights at mom and dad’s house during their August 7th matchup on KPIX 5 unless they find a way to raise the stakes. Here are our suggestions.

07/28/2014

Running back LaMichael James #23 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates after scoring on a 15-yard touchdown run in the second quarter against the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game at the Georgia Dome on January 20, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

49ers More Depth At Running Back With Injury To LaMichael James

Less than a week into training camp the San Francisco 49ers have lost two reserves from their backfield behind veteran running back Frank Gore.

07/28/2014

Kendall Hunter

49ers RB Kendall Hunter Out For Season With Torn ACL

The 49ers confirmed Saturday that running back Kendall Hunter tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee during Friday’s practice.

07/26/2014

A general view of an entrance to Levi's Stadium. (CBS)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: 49ers Fans Should Prepare To Be Wowed

KPIX 5 got a series of special inside tours from the 49ers as they put the finishing touches on Levi’s Stadium in preparation for the team’s inaugural season in their new Santa Clara home.

07/25/2014

A preview of the food available at Levi's Stadium. (CBS)

Few Bargains On The Menu For 49ers Games At New Levi’s Stadium

Chances are if you had a few thousand dollars to plunk down on a seat license and tickets at the new Levi’s Stadium then you won’t suffer sticker shock from the new menu at 49er games.

07/25/2014

Levi's Stadium (CBS)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: 49ers Usher In New Generation Of Football ‘Ballparks’

While the term ‘ballpark’ normally refers to baseball stadiums with the open, intimate feel of days gone by, you could call Levi’s Stadium the flagship of a new generation of ballparks built just for football.

07/25/2014

A VTA light rail train passes by the still under construction Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara (VTA)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: Options Abound For Getting There

Levi’s Stadium was designed with mass transit in mind, and the 49ers are banking on heavy use of public transit on game days.

07/25/2014

Levi's Stadium (CBS)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: Candlestick-Like Wind Missing, But Still Breezy

What kind of weather can you expect at Levi’s Stadium during 49ers football in the fall and winter. It may not be the brutal wind conditions at the ‘Stick, but it sure isn’t wind-free.

07/25/2014

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