49ers CEO Jed York Defends Team’s Response To Ray McDonald Arrest For Alleged Domestic Violence; ‘Not Ray Rice’
San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York offered his first comments Tuesday on the arrest of defensive end Ray McDonald on domestic violence charges, defending the team’s decision to allow McDonald to play as the legal process plays out.
There had been multiple reports that the team was trying to block the project over parking spaces for Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.
The 49ers have already sold almost 95 percent of the seats at their new stadium.
Pro wrestling’s largest event is coming to Silicon Valley in 2015. The new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara will host to WrestleMania 31, less than a year before it plays host to the Super Bowl.
San Francisco 49ers owner Jed York said Wednesday his team and the City of San Francisco are making big plans for fans to say goodbye to Candlestick Park before it is demolished sometime next year.
Make no mistake, the rebirth of the San Francisco 49ers is a decidedly Jed York creation. And then there’s quarterback Colin Kaepernick – now a bonafide American celebrity.
In 2016, the NFL celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Super Bowl and because of the Bay Area Super Bowl Committee’s efforts, that celebration will be happening here in the Bay Area.
The San Francisco 49ers and KPIX 5 announced a new television broadcast agreement on Thursday which includes a 10-year extension of preseason game broadcast rights through the 2023 season.
The Niners are Jed York’s team – and he is trying to build something just as special as the dynasty Eddie DeBartolo Jr. had when the franchise won five Super Bowls in as many tries.
Alex Smith leaving the San Francisco 49ers after this season is a topic CEO Jed York isn’t ready to address. But York made one thing clear Thursday: Smith hasn’t requested his release.