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5 Surprise Teams With Better Odds To Win The Super Bowl Than The 49ers

It’s been a rough week for the 49ers: the team fell to 4-4 after a crushing defeat to the Rams, the rumors of Jim Harbaugh leaving persist, and now they’ve lost once-promising prospect Marcus Lattimore for good due to ongoing knee trouble. It appears Las Vegas bookies have taken note of the dark clouds currently circling Santa Clara, and they’ve made the three-time NFC Title Game contender a long shot to hoist the Lombardi Trophy this year.

11/05/2014

Juan Perez #2 of the San Francisco Giants scores in the eighth inning off a hit by Brandon Crawford #35 against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Perez Delivers Big Hit For Giants After Learning Of Friend’s Death In Car Wreck

Juan Perez entered Sunday’s Giants game with a heavy heart. He entered the game as a pinch runner just after learning that his friend – top St. Louis Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras – was killed in a car wreck in the Dominican Republic.

10/27/2014

Raiders v. Cardinals

Raiders Become Last Winless Team In NFL Following Loss To Arizona

The Raiders are the NFL’s only winless team and in the midst of their worst stretch in more than a half-century.

10/19/2014

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In Postseason Dominated By Underdogs, Giants Favored Thursday

The Giants need one more win to return to the World Series and they send their ace to the mound Thursday night – but before you click on Craigslist hoping to find some semi-affordable seats for the World Series, keep this in mind: The Giants are favored by Las Vegas oddsmakers Thursday, and those guys have been wrong pretty much the entire MLB Postseason.

10/16/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 07: Ryan Vogelsong #32 of the San Francisco Giants is removed from the game in the sixth inning against the Washington Nationals during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Are The Giants Headed For A 7-Game Series?

In the NLCS, the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals are evenly matched. Baseball fans should hang on and enjoy the ride.

10/15/2014

Juan Perez #2 of the San Francisco Giants hits a 10th inning single against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Three of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 14, 2014 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Take 10 Innings To Top Cardinals 5-4 In Game 3 Of NLCS

The San Francisco Giants have a 2-1 lead in the NLCS after a wild throw to first base led the winning run to score in the 10th inning at AT&T Park Tuesday.

10/14/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - JULY 7: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after hitting a two-run walk-off home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the ninth inning at Busch Stadium on July 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Cardinals beat the Pirates 2-0 with a walk-off home run.

5 St. Louis Cardinals You Can’t Help But Detest

In the National League, the Cardinals and Giants have been dominating postseason play in recent years, and that means fans are having a hard time choosing who to root against more. Fortunately for Giants fans, the decision is easy, not just because the Cardinals are the latest opponents, but because these teams have postseason tensions dating back to Jeffery Leonard calling St. Louis a cow town.

10/14/2014

NLCS - San Francisco Giants v St Louis Cardinals - Game Two

Giants NLCS Playoff Run Means Business Is Booming Around AT&T Park

The National League Championship Series is tied at one game apiece and the San Francisco Giants return home to face the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday afternoon in Game 3 at AT&T park. Vendors, nearby shops and restaurants are well aware that business is booming.

10/14/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 12: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals is out at second as Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants turns the double play on a ball hit by Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals in the sixth inning during Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 12, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Cardinals Tie Up Series With Giants With 9th Inning Homer

Kolten Wong hit a leadoff home run in the ninth inning and the resilient St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Sunday night, evening the NL Championship Series at one game each.

10/12/2014

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While Watching Giants V. Cardinals, Don’t Forget To Hate Matt Holliday

It may have been a few years and a World Series championship in the past but the ire for Cardinals Matt Holliday is still fresh.

10/10/2014

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