San Francisco 49ers
Vernon Davis Reports To 49ers Training Camp After Skipping Off-Season Practices; Alex Boone A No-Show
The San Francisco 49ers opened their training camp Wednesday and included among the returning players was All-Pro tight end Vernon Davis, who had skipped the team’s voluntary offseason workouts and mandatory minicamp last month over a contract dispute.
The San Francisco 49ers are hoping the crowd noise at new Levi’s Stadium will surpass that of their northwest rival Seattle Seahawks’ stadium, which has been called the loudest in the league. But it may be airplane noise that is even more disruptive to the flow of the game.
KPIX 5 Sports Director Dennis O’Donnell looks at the history of the 49ers stadium efforts and tours the newly-opened Levi’s Stadium.
“How great that is and how big that is, not only for the 49ers but for pro football,” Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
The San Francisco 49ers showed off their new home in style Thursday while quietly making a move to protect quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s blindside.
PHOTOS: See KPIX 5 Reporter Kiet Do’s photos from the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara…
he San Francisco 49ers have officially opened Levi’s Stadium with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new facility Thursday.
Four years after voters in Santa Clara approved a measure authorizing construction of a stadium for the San Francisco 49ers – and just over two years after construction began – Levi’s Stadium is set for its debut.
If watching the Los Angeles Dodgers catch, and then pass, the San Francisco Giants in the standings wasn’t insulting enough, now comes word that the LA team is quite a bit more valuable than the Giants, according to Forbes Magazine’s list of “The World’s 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams.
Levi’s Stadium will officially open on Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in time for the first 49er game in August, but questions over transportation logistics remain.