kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Football

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

How To Throw A Party For The Big Game

Consider these essentials to throw the best party for the big game, from CBS Local’s Eat See Play.

01/28/2014

Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks runs the ball after against the San Francisco 49ers during their game at Qwest Field on September 15, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Intimidation Is Real With 49ers, Seahawks

Big, bad football players don’t get intimidated. Not by noise, weather, statistics or hard hits. Tell that to the two defenses about to attempt to dominate the NFC championship game Sunday. Or to the offenses, for that matter.

01/17/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 11: Linebacker Heath Farwell #55 of the Seattle Seahawks runs out of the tunnel with the 12th Man flag before taking on the New Orleans Saints during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Concert Speakers Not Loud Enough To Replicate Seahawks Crowd

CenturyLink field, home to this weekend’s NFC Championship game and the Seattle Seahawks, is perhaps the loudest sporting venue on earth and can be a real advantage for the home team. Just how loud is it?

01/17/2014

Jim Harbaugh

49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh Announces No More Pleated Khakis

After Jim Harbaugh’s wife publicly slammed his wardrobe, the San Francisco 49ers coach showed off a new pair of pants and said he is no longer wearing out-of-style pleated khakis.

01/16/2014

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco, Seattle Mayors Bet On Food, Charity For NFC Championship Game 49ers V. Seahawks

Ice cream, chocolate, and Bloody Mary mix embody San Francisco and Seattle’s food scene, if the mayors’ 49ers v. Seahawks bets on Sunday’s game are any indication.

01/15/2014

A view outside Levi's Stadium under construction. (CBS)

Santa Clara OKs Plan To Use Golf Club Fairways For Levi’s Stadium Parking

Santa Clara city officials have approved a plan that would bring a big boost to the number of parking spots available next season at Levi’s Stadium, set to be the new home of the San Francisco 49ers.

01/15/2014

(Win McNamee/Getty Images)

49ers-Seahawks Is NFL’s Most Heated Rivalry, But How Did We Get Here?

If you’ve taken a moment to browse online comments related to this weekend’s San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks NFC Championship matchup you know one thing, this is very personal for fans of on both sides. Unlike the Giants-Dodgers rivalry, which has aged like a fine wine over decades of competition and the move west from New York, this rivalry’s origins are far less apparent.

01/14/2014

SEATTLE - DECEMBER 22: Fans of the Seattle Seahawks cheer against the Arizona Cardinals on December 22, 2013 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Niner Fans Buying Up Pairs Of NFC Championship Tickets At $1,000 And Up

With the Seattle Seahawks limiting public release of National Football Conference championship game tickets to buyers in the Pacific Northwest, Bay Area 49er fans are being forced to buy their tickets secondhand – at a significant markup.

01/13/2014

Divisional Playoffs - San Francisco 49ers v Carolina Panthers

NFC, AFC Title Games A Showdown Of Familiar Rivals

Talk about a couple of juicy title-game tussles.

01/13/2014

Joe Montana celebrates with Jerry Rice during Super Bowl XXIV (Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Top 10 Postseason Games In 49er History

The 49ers postseason legacy continues to grow after the last-second Wild Card victory in frigid Green Bay Last week. Was it one of the greatest postseason win in team history? As the 49ers set out on the Quest for Six (championships), we look back at the greatest red and gold wins in playoff history.

01/10/2014

more

previous