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San Francisco Must Stay Focused Against Minnesota

The San Francisco 49ers are playing the Minnesota Vikings this week and if they stay focused they should cruise to the win. They will have to contain Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson, but for a team has such a strong defense this should not be a problem. The offense will stick to the same game plan it has used all season.


Candlestick Park

49ers Set For Candlestick Opener; Busy Day In San Francisco

The San Francisco 49ers were set to play their first preseason game of the year when they host the Minnesota Vikings at Candlestick Park Friday.


Photos: Raiders In Training

GameDay: The Raiders And The Conspiracy Theory

12 penalties for 117 yards. After Sunday’s victory in Minnesota, Oakland Raiders’ coach Hue Jackson expressed frustration with the officials. So what else is new?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/23/2011


Daily Madden: Critics Of NFL Safety Rules ‘Make Me Sick’

The prognosis for Raiders receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey is good a day after he was carted off the field following a scary fourth-quarter head injury in the Raiders win over the Vikings.


Carson Palmer #3 of the Oakland Raiders runs with the ball as Christian Ballard #99 of the Minnesota Vikings gives chase in the first quarter on November 20, 2011 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Palmer Throws For 164-Yards In Raiders Win Over Vikings

Carson Palmer threw for 164 yards and a touchdown and the Oakland Raiders capitalized on mistakes by Minnesota in a 27-21 victory over the Vikings on Sunday.


Quarterback Tim Tebow #15 of the Denver Broncos rolls out against Cameron Wake #91 of the Miami Dolphins. (Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Bringing The College Game To The NFL

The unconventional play of second-year quarterback Tim Tebow brought more success to the Denver Broncos Thursday night as his 20-yard TD run in the final minute beat the New York Jets 17-13.


This image shows the proposed NFL stadium in Los Angeles. (AEG)

Daily Madden: Will The NFL Return to LA?

Two development groups are looking to build a new football stadium in Southern California. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew there is no shortage of teams that would like to move to the Los Angeles area.


Year In Review: 2010 Top Sports News

Ex-49ers Coach Singletary To Join Vikings Staff

Former San Francisco 49ers head coach Mike Singletary is joining former teammate Leslie Frazier on his staff with the Minnesota Vikings.

CBS San Francisco–01/18/2011

John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: The Eagles Limp Into The Playoffs

John Madden analyzes the Vikings’ surprising win over the Eagles in Tuesday night football.


John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: T-Shirt And Cap Games

John Madden offers his thoughts on the Bears’ cold weather victory over the Vikings to ice a playoff spot