New-Look 49ers Hosting Vikings In Monday Night OpenerThe San Francisco 49ers open their 2015 campaign on Monday Night Football, hosting the second game of a doubleheader on ESPN. The Minnesota Vikings come to Levi's Stadium for the matchup, led by an exciting young quarterback and a veteran running back with something to prove after a lost 2014 season.
10 Bold Sports Predictions For 2015As 2014 comes to a close, CBS Local Sports is looking forward to 2015 - where there's hope for many sports possibilities and surprises in the new year.
NFL Commissioner Goodell To Speak On Domestic Violence; League Partners With Victims' Support Groups
Minnesota Vikings Ban Running Back Adrian Peterson From All Team Activities While He Addresses Child Abuse Charges This comes after the team faced heavy criticism for reinstating their star running back on Monday.
NFL Sponsors Chime In With Criticism Of League Over Handling Of Domestic Violence, Child Abuse IssuesThe chorus of criticism of the National Football League over its handling of domestic violence and child abuse issues is beginning spread to the league’s corporate sponsors.
Photoshopped Covergirl NFL Ad Turns Into Viral Protest Against NFL, Commissioner GoodellAn advertisement for beauty products has been hijacked into a viral protest against the National Football League over its handling of domestic violence issues.
Minnesota Vikings Star Adrian Peterson Indicted For Alleged Child AbuseMinnesota Vikings star player Adrian Peterson has been indicted by a grand jury charging him with reckless or negligent injury to a child, according to published reports.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To DraftQuarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season's top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there's usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.
With Some Help, 49ers Can Punch Their Playoff Ticket This WeekendWith 3 weeks left in the season, San Francisco could possibly clinch a playoff spot this Sunday. They will need to beat Tampa Bay first, and after that will be rooting for the Titans, Vikings and Packers.
Daily Madden: Is RG III Ready To Play Again?ESPN is reporting that Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will start the season opener against the Eagles September 9. If so, it would be his first game action since his right knee was surgically repaired following a serious injury at the end of last season.
Ex-Cal Star Marshawn Lynch Running Toward Seahawks HistoryEver since high school, Marshawn Lynch has been compared to another running back. Lynch has been covered by the glory of someone else, will this be the year that he ultimately radiates his dominance on the gridiron?
Fantasy Vs. Reality: NFL Player Impact Doesn't Always Line UpEvery year around this time, I find myself getting asked the same question over and over again from people who know I enjoy football. “So, who do you like this season?”