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NFL Preseason

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers throws a pass to tight end Vance McDonald #89 against the Baltimore Ravens during the first half of an NFL pre-season game at M&T Bank Stadium on August 7, 2014 in Baltimore. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Too Many Short Passes In The NFL

(KCBS) – John Madden watched eight or nine NFL preseason games over the weekend, and came away with a few impressions. “Just overall, I think there are way too many short passes,” Madden told the […]


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Schaub Struggles, Raiders Lose To Vikings In Preseason Opener

Matt Schaub’s first time in silver and black wasn’t exactly smooth. The latest attempt by the Raiders to stop the quarterback carousel from spinning, Schaub finished 3 for 7 for 21 yards.


The New England Patriots and St. Louis Rams flew across the pond to play in annual game at Wembley Stadium in London. This game was not even close as the Patriots build up a 28-7 lead by the end of the first half. Tom Brady connected with his tight end Ron Gronkowski for 146 yards and 2TD's as the Patriots racked up over 350 yards in total offense for the 17th straight game which sets a new NFL record.   (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Down Side Of A Global NFL

The Oakland Raiders will be one of three teams playing a regular season game in London next year.


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5 Things We Know About The 49ers From The Exhibition Season

The San Francisco 49ers were the second NFC West powerhouse to come into San Diego and embarrass the Chargers. Here are five things we know about the 49ers from the exhibition season…


Anthony Dixon #24 of the San Francisco 49ers dives for the end zone for a touchdown as he is hit by Sean Cattouse #40 of the San Diego Chargers during a preseason game at Qualcomm Stadium on August 29, 2013 in San Diego. (Harry How/Getty Images)

49ers Dominant Over Chargers In Final Preseason Game

Colin Kaepernick threw a touchdown pass to cap his only drive, and the San Francisco 49ers roughed up the San Diego Chargers 41-6 in the exhibition finale for both teams Thursday night.


Quarterback Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders rushes against defensive back Jeron Johnson #32 of the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on August 29, 2013 in Seattle. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Pryor Struggles, Raiders Lose To Seahawks In Preseason Finale

Tarvaris Jackson led Seattle on three first-half scoring drives, and Terrelle Pryor struggled through his worst performance of the preseason with a chance at earning Oakland’s starting quarterback job in the Seahawks’ 22-6 preseason victory.


Vernon Davis, Jamarca Sanford, Erin Henderson, Chad Greenway

5 Things We Know From 49ers’ Win Over Vikings

A pair of NFC playoff contenders sure brought their physical, hard-hitting styles to a preseason matchup in late August. Here are five things we know after the 49ers’ win at Candlestick Park…


Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders drops back to pass in the second quarter against the Chicago Bears at Coliseum on August 23, 2013 in Oakland. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Raiders Fall To Bears In Preseason Game

Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears look ready to start the season. The Oakland Raiders look ready for a quarterback controversy.


Running back Frank Gore #21 of the San Francisco 49ers rushes with the ball against the Kansas City Chiefs during the first half on August 16, 2013 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Smith Struggles As 49ers Rally Past Chiefs, 15-13

Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith struggled against his former team, and backup San Francisco quarterback B.J. Daniels threw a late touchdown pass to give the 49ers a 15-13 victory over Kansas City in a preseason game Friday night.


Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders is pressured by Cameron Jordan #94 of the New Orleans Saints during a preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 16, 2013 in New Orleans. (Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Saints Survive Against Raiders, 28-20

Drew Brees passed for 202 yards and a touchdown while leading five scoring drives, and the Saints survived a sloppy second half for a 28-20 preseason victory over the Oakland Raiders on Friday night.




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