Football

The scoreboard on the football field at Clayton Valley Charter High School. (Photo Credit: Clayton Valley Football Instagram)

Clayton Valley High School Athletes Accused Of Robbing Purported Drug Dealer At Gunpoint

An East Bay high school football star and three of his classmates are behind bars for an alleged armed robbery involving a purported drug dealer.

04/16/2015

Super Bowl XLVII - Baltimore Ravens v San Francisco 49ers

Michael Crabtree Departs 49ers, Signs Deal With Raiders

After six seasons with the San Francisco 49ers, wide receiver Michael Crabtree will play across the Bay in with the Oakland Raiders, the team confirmed Monday night.

04/13/2015

Raiders v Vikings

Bay Area School Teaches NFL Players How To Tackle Life Off The Field

There’s a lot more to being a football player than showing up and playing on Sundays, they have to learn life skills and one of the biggest is managing their money and new found wealth. A new class offered in the Bay Area teaches players how to tackle life off the field.

04/09/2015

Lon Simmons

Lon Simmons: More Than A Broadcaster

I grew up idolizing Lon Simmons and called the play-by-play every chance I got. Be it a football game, a whiffle ball game, even my All-Star baseball board game. The venue never mattered much to me, as long as I had the chance to be Lon Simmons.

04/06/2015

WrestleMania 31 sets an attendance record at Santa Clara's Levi's Stadium. (photo: Bob Butler)

Highest-Grossing WrestleMania Ever Sets Levi’s Stadium Attendance Record

WrestleMania 31 goes down in history as the highest grossing WrestleMania ever in addition to setting an attendance record at Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium.

03/30/2015

49ers v Raiders

Raiders Climbing, 49ers Falling In Latest Super Bowl 50 Odds

The 49ers and Raiders have made so many changes this offseason that even A’s GM Billy Beane is impressed. But what do all of the player moves and coaching changes mean for each team’s chances of holding the Lombardi Trophy at Levi’s Stadium next February?

03/24/2015

An artist’s rendition of Coliseum City development that includes new stadiums for the A’s and Raiders at the current Coliseum site. (City of Oakland)

Oakland, Alameda Co. Enter Negotiating Agreement With Developer That Could Keep Sports Teams In The East Bay

Oakland City Council members unanimously voted to approve an exclusive negotiating agreement to build the proposed Coliseum City project. It could be the step needed to keep the A’s, and Raiders in the East Bay.

03/20/2015

Trent Richardson signs with Raiders. (Oakland Raiders)

Raiders Add Former 1st Round Pick Trent Richardson To Running Back Crew

Just days after watching a once promising runner with a high draft pedigree walk out of town the Oakland Raiders have added a new one.

03/17/2015

(Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

9 Merciless Memes That Can Make Even A 49er Fan Laugh At This Horrible Offseason

The coach that returned the San Francisco 49ers to glory is gone. The star running back left. The team’s all-pro linebacker retired and the guy who was supposed to replace him just did the same.

03/17/2015

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