Expect plenty of work from backups, as the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders finish up the preseason on Thursday night.
Crews at Levi’s Stadium have been busy tearing up the grass on the new field after turf problems on Wednesday prompted the team to relocate a practice session to the team’s training facility because of slippery sod.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh decided to move the team’s practice from Levi’s Stadium after receiver Stevie Johnson slipped on the field’s turf.
Dallas Cowboys starting linebacker Sean Lee suffered a devastating knee injury during Tuesday’s OTAs , something John Madden called a “freak thing.”
Harbaugh was reportedly visiting the Kansas Jayhawks to give a pep talk before their game with Texas Tech in Lawrence, Kansas when he decided to take part in the pre-game shoot around. ESPN’s cameras were rolling when he popped a half-court shot and drained it, drawing stunned reactions from the college players.
In his travels About the Bay, Mike Sugerman follows a Bay Area bagpipe player, just looking for a place to practice.
The San Jose Sharks skated onto their practice rink greeted by a warm ovation from a few hundred fans. After gathering at center ice, the players turned back to the crowd and raised their sticks in salute.
Vernon Davis is anxious to get back on the field with the San Francisco 49ers and help them build momentum for the playoffs during Sunday’s regular-season finale against Arizona.
A 72-foot Oracle Team USA catamaran that capsized Tuesday afternoon in San Francisco Bay was brought ashore early Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
The U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels will be roaring over parts of the Bay Area starting Thursday afternoon as San Francisco Fleet Week gets under way.