Here are five interesting moments in sports you may have missed this week.
Customers have bombarded a Bay Area taqueria, ever since the restaurant bested tens of thousands of other eateries in a national contest.
La Taqueria’s carnitas burrito was named tops in the country by ESPN’s FiveThirtyEight website, which has been running a “Burrito Bracket” over the last few months.
Here are the 8 best naked Prince Fielder memes I found on Twitter.
8th grader Neha Konakalla, who won the first ever CBS San Francisco Bay Area Spelling Bee in March, has outlasted dozens of other regional champions to advance to Thursday night’s live final on ESPN at 5 p.m.
ESPN the Magazine’s list of the 25 best-paid athletes in sports lists no Barry Zito, Barry Bonds or even a Buster Posey. As in previous years, many of the highly-compensated don’t even play one of the four major American sports. Eight of the top 25 income earners come from the worlds of boxing, soccer or Formula One.
Seemingly every time an NFL or top college coaching job opens, the Jon Gruden rumors bubble up. Yet here he is starting his fifth season calling “Monday Night Football” games, under contract with ESPN through 2016.
“I truly believe Colin Kaepernick could be one of the greatest quarterbacks ever,” Ron Jaworski said Wednesday. “I love his skill set. I think the sky’s the limit.”
Former Raiders CEO Amy Trask has joined CBS Sports as an analyst on the network’s new four hour NFL pre-game show.
After their 2012 World Series Championship, the San Francisco Giants and two key players on the team are among this year’s nominees for the ESPY Awards to be held July 17. In addition, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick – who led his team to a Super Bowl appearance – is also a nominee.