John Madden: Jarryd Hayne Is Officially 'Football Player,' Should Find Room On 49er RosterThe 49ers now must decide if their Aussie import is ready for prime-time. Jarryd Hayne wrapped up the preseason with the NFL's highest average yardage per carry (7.0 on 25 rushes) and finished second in average punt return yardage (18.1 yards per return).
Hayne Makes Case For Roster Spot, 49ers Defeat Chargers In Preseason FinaleBruce Ellington showed he appears back to full strength, while former Australian rugby league star Jarryd Hayne made his case for a spot on the 53-man roster as San Francisco beat San Diego 14-12 Thursday night to conclude the preseason.
5 Things To Watch As The 49ers Kick Off Their Preseason Schedule Saturday On KPIX 5As KPIX Prepares to broadcast the first game of the Jim Tomsula era for the San Francisco 49ers, Sports Anchor Dennis O'Donnell gives us 5 key things to look for during Saturday night's broadcast.
Carr's 3 TDs Lead Raiders Past Seahawks In Preseason FinaleWith a fabulous finish to the preseason, rookie Derek Carr created a big question for the Oakland Raiders heading into the regular season.
49ers End Preseason On Winning Note, Defeat TexansRookie linebacker Chris Borland returned an interception 34 yards for a touchdown, third-string quarterback Josh Johnson threw three TD passes and the San Francisco 49ers beat the Houston Texans 40-13 on Thursday night.
Daily Madden: What To Expect From 49ers, Raiders In Final NFL Preseason GameExpect plenty of work from backups, as the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders finish up the preseason on Thursday night.
Schaub Struggles Again, Raiders Lose To Packers In Preseason GameWith a stable of running backs now complementing quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the Green Bay Packers offense could be as potent as ever this season.
Daily Madden: Cleveland QBs Not Ready; Why There Are More Penalties This SeasonOn Monday night, Cleveland’s Johnny Manziel flipped his middle finger toward the Washington Redskins bench as he returned to the huddle late in the third quarter. The gesture did him no good because, in the end, the Browns lost 24-23.
Daily Madden: 49ers Situation Highlights Importance Of Quarterback Development In The PreseasonThe 49ers debut at Levi’s Stadium has set many fans into panic mode after being blown out 34-0 by the Denver Broncos in an exhibition game at the hands of MVP Peyton Manning. This is following last Sunday’s 23-3 loss in the exhibition opener at Baltimore.
Raiders Rally Late, Defeat Lions In Preseason Game At ColiseumMatthew Stafford threw touchdown passes on his first two drives for Detroit before Matt McGloin threw a 19-yard TD pass to Brice Butler with 6 seconds to go to give the Oakland Raiders a 27-26 victory over the Lions in an exhibition game Friday night.
Raiders Fans Welcome New Season At O.co Coliseum; Team Looks For Improvement In Preseason Clash Vs. LionsTwo days of practice in front of boisterous Raiders supporters gave Oakland's newcomers a taste of the passion of the fan base.
49ers Set For 1st Game In New Home At Levi's StadiumThe San Francisco 49ers will face off against the Denver Broncos in the first NFL game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara Sunday.