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NFL Unveils Super Bowl 50th Anniversary Logo For Game At Levi’s Stadium

The National Football League has unveiled the logo for the 50th anniversary edition of the Super Bowl to be played at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara – and it’s a break from tradition.

06/04/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

De La Salle, Wilcox To Take Part In First High School Football Games At Levi’s Stadium

Two Bay Area high schools, including one of the nation’s most successful programs, will participate in first high school football games at the new home of the San Francisco 49ers.

06/03/2014

Starting pitcher Beau Orlando #10 of Pearland, Texas pitches against Waipahu, Hawaii on August 28, 2010 in South Willamsport, Pennsylvania. Waipahu won the United States Championship 10-0. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Reducing Curveball Pitching For Young Arms; Youth Concussions

A new report on the growing numbers of torn ligaments and the resulting surgeries among Major League Baseball pitchers is raising some eyebrows among youth baseball coaches and parents.

05/29/2014

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 03: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrates during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics on June 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

6 NFL ‘Bros’ Guaranteed To Be The Life Of The Party

Looking for your kindred party spirit? We’ve wrangled 6 NFL players who are sure to be the life of the party wherever they go.

05/29/2014

Jeremy Newberry #62 of the San Francisco 49ers faces the New Orleans Saints during the game at Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans , Louisiana. The 49ers won 38-0. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

GameDay: Who’s To Blame In The NFL Drug Lawsuit?

Are Jeremy Newberry’s shocking allegations really that shocking? For years players have shared with me the dirty little secrets that go on behind closed doors of the NFL locker room. The only difference now is that the secrets aren’t so secret anymore.

05/22/2014

Jerry Rice and his son Jerry Rice Jr.

Jerry Rice Jr. To Try Out For San Francisco 49ers

Call it a legacy beginning—Jerry Rice Jr. is trying out for the San Francisco 49ers.

05/20/2014

Akintunde Ahmad, a graduating senior at Oakland Technical High School, will attend Yale University in the fall. Ahmad, also known as 'Tunde, has a 5.0 GPA and scored 2100 on the SAT. (CBS)

Raiders Honor Yale-Bound Oakland Teen For 5.0 GPA, 2100 SAT Score

The Oakland Raiders opened their doors Tuesday to a young, multi-talented genius. He is not their latest draft pick, but an Ivy League-bound teenager who has taken the country by storm with his academic success.

05/20/2014

49ers/Saints Past Match-Ups

KCBS Sports Fans: Drug Lawsuit Further Tarnishes NFL Experience

The phrase “peak oil” was in vogue a few years back. Geologist M. King Hubbert theorized the world was about to hit the peak of its petroleum-extraction capabilities and it would all be downhill after that.

05/20/2014

Greg Little #15 of the Cleveland Browns runs with the ball against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on December 2, 2012 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Claim Wide Receiver Greg Little, Add 2 Defenders

The Oakland Raiders have claimed wide receiver Greg Little off waivers from the Cleveland Browns.

05/19/2014

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NFL Plays Major Role In AT&T Purchase Of DirecTV

AT&T’s agreement to purchase DirecTV has an exit clause based on the terms of a contract for the ownership rights of NFL’s Sunday Ticket.

05/19/2014

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