National Football League
Former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams exhorted his players to injure key San Francisco 49ers players during January’s divisional playoff at Candlestick Park in a speech recorded by a documentary filmmaker, according to Yahoo Sports.
National Football League owners have approved a $200 million loan to fund construction of the proposed new San Francisco 49ers stadium in Santa Clara.
The San Rafael man severely beaten at Candlestick Park during a preseason Raiders-49ers game said Friday he does not believe San Francisco police are working aggressively to find his attacker.
The NFL lockout now being disputed in a federal appeals court could signal dramatic institutional changes in every professional sport as players fight for free agency, a Stanford economist said Friday.
The Bay Area economic impact of the NFL lockout is a tale of two cities. San Francisco stands to lose millions of dollars, while Oakland could actually come out ahead.
If you’re a fan of smashmouth football, you’re salivating at this Sunday’s showdown between the second-ranked Oakland Raiders run offense and the first-ranked Pittsburgh Steelers run defense.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Just halfway through his first NFL season, Sam Bradford already resembles the franchise savior Alex Smith never became. Both quarterbacks are No. 1 overall draft picks, Smith going to San Francisco […]
The Oakland Raiders (3-4) now look to build on their recent improving performance when they return home to face the surprising Seattle Seahawks (4-2), who look like the best team in the NFC West.
Jason Campbell will make his third straight start at quarterback for the Oakland Raiders in place of the injured Bruce Gradkowski.
The San Francisco 49ers play the Denver Broncos at Wembley Stadium on Sunday in a matchup of two teams that bear little resemblance to their championship-caliber teams from the days of Joe Montana and John Elway.