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Carlos Rogers #22 of the San Francisco 49ers runs back an interception during their game against the New York Giants at Candlestick Park on November 13, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

49ers Release CB Carlos Rogers, Add S Antoine Bethea, Backup QB Blaine Gabbert

The San Francisco 49ers have released cornerback Carlos Rogers after three seasons, an expected cost-cutting move as the NFL’s free agency period begins.


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Kicker Dawson Expected To Return For 49ers, ‘Hitner’ Appears Headed To Cleveland

Veteran kicker Phil Dawson says he’s returning to the San Francisco 49ers for the 2014 season.


Donte Whitner #31 of the San Francisco 49ers.  (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Free Agency Scramble Begins

“The Raiders have more salary cap money than any other team, so they’re going to, in theory I guess, be able to get a lot more on the free agent market than any other team in the league,” Madden told the KCBS morning crew.


Pablo Sandoval

Pablo ‘Panda’ Sandoval Reportedly Sheds Weight Of Small Child

Pablo Sandoval, known fondly as the Kung Fu Panda, has struggled with his weight almost from the instant he put on a Giants uniform, but but the Giants’ Panda doesn’t really look like a giant panda anymore.


Michael Morse #38 (C) of the Seattle Mariners is congratulated by teammates after hitting a three-run homer in the first inning against the San Diego Padres at Safeco Field on May 27, 2013 in Seattle . (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Giants Reportedly Signing Mike Morse To Play Left Field

Multiple media outlets are reporting that the San Francisco Giants will sign veteran slugger Mike Morse to fill the starting left field vacancy for the 2014 season.


Scott Kazmir. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

A’s Nearing 2-Year Deal For Lefty Scott Kazmir

A person with knowledge of the negotiations says free-agent left-hander Scott Kazmir is closing in on a $22 million, two-year contract with the Oakland Athletics.


Tim Hudson #15 of the Atlanta Braves against the Cincinnati Reds at Turner Field on July 11, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Giants Finalize $23M, 2-Year Deal With Tim Hudson

The San Francisco Giants have finalized a $23 million, two-year contract with the free-agent pitcher, who began his career with Oakland.


Jack Cornell

Raiders Sign OL Cornell From Practice Squad

The Oakland Raiders have promoted offensive lineman Jack Cornell from the practice squad to the active roster.


Tim Lincecum

Lincecum’s Start Thursday May Be His Last In Orange And Black

While the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers have seen plenty of Tim Lincecum over the years, he could be making his final start in a San Francisco Giants uniform Thursday night.


A San Francisco 49ers football helmet. (CBS graphic)

49ers Sign Former UC Davis Kicker To Compete For Roster Spot

The San Francisco 49ers have signed undrafted punter and kickoff specialist Colton Schmidt to a three-year contract.