San Francisco 49ers
A decade after leaving the NFL, San Francisco 49er Hall Of Famer Jerry Rice is being honored with a tribute shoe from Nike.
This time of year many National Football League coaches and scouts are sitting on the sidelines trying determine how successful a prospect will be by watching their combine workouts or evaluating skills at a mock practice on a college campus, but 49ers Head Coach Jim Harbaugh has a routine that is every bit as old school as he is: he plays catch with them.
The Washington Redskins signed star wide receiver DeSean Jackson Tuesday less than a week after he was released by the Eagles.
If you were an NFL general manager, would you sign DeSean Jackson? If your answer was no, you would never make it as a league executive, especially in Washington D.C., where the Redskins will be massaging Jackson’s ego for the next three seasons.
Cornerback Carlos Rogers, released by the 49ers to save money, has signed a contract with the Oakland Raiders.
The Oakland Raiders have signed free-agent cornerback Carlos Rogers to a one-year contract.
The Raiders are rumored to be interested in star free agent receiver DeSean Jackson. Jackson was released by the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday following reports of gang affiliations, which Jackson denies.
Cornerback Chris Culliver of the San Francisco 49ers was arrested Friday in San Jose on hit-and-run and weapons possession, according to San Jose Police.
Come the first 49ers game, or Super Bowl L, there will be plenty of beer and football inside the new Levi’s Stadium, but don’t expect to tap your own keg, toss a football, play a bugle, spill any substance, or bring your pet Gila monster.
The 49ers and Patriots have reportedly inquired about the possibility of trading for star wide receiver DeSean Jackson.