The Santa Clara City Council has approved a construction contract for the San Francisco 49ers’ new stadium that calls on the facility to open in 2014, a year earlier than expected.
The Santa Clara City Council on Tuesday night rejected a petition to place the San Francisco 49ers stadium project before voters a second time.
Occupy San Francisco and other groups were planning a daylong protest in the Financial District and elsewhere in the city on Friday, and police Chief Greg Suhr said his department is ready.
San Francisco 49ers NFC Championship tickets went on sale at 10 a.m. Wednesday for season ticket holders, and 1 p.m. for the general public. They didn’t last long.
A New Orleans Saints fan is offering a contrasting view to what’s been described by just about all accounts as a great game at Candlestick Park on Saturday, asserting that he and his daughters were harassed and threatened by Niners fans the entire game.
A limited amount of tickets for the general public went on sale Tuesday morning and were sold out almost instantly.
If you’re thinking of stepping outside the man cave on Super Bowl Sunday, the Bay Area offers sports fans a fine selection of bars to gather in, revel and worship the gridiron. Here are some of the best spots in San Francisco to catch the Super Bowl.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee called the power outages that left fans and players in the dark at Monday night’s San Francisco 49ers game at Candlestick Park a “national embarrassment.”
The no-holds barred sibling rivalry between John and Jim Harbaugh moves to the national stage on Thanksgiving night, when they make NFL history by becoming the first brothers to compete on opposite sidelines as head coaches.
Alex Smith threw for 267 yards and two touchdowns, and the San Francisco 49ers forced five turnovers to blow past the Arizona Cardinals 23-7 on a soggy Sunday at Candlestick Park.