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Vernon Davis #85 of the San Francisco 49ers gets tackled by Yeremiah Bell #37 of the Arizona Cardinals during the fourth quarter at Candlestick Park on October 13, 2013 in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won the game 32-20. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Passing The New Norm In Goal Line Offense

It seems short yardage touchdown passes in the NFL are now more common than short yardage running touchdowns.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/05/2013

Carson Palmer #3 of the Oakland Raiders runs with the ball as Christian Ballard #99 of the Minnesota Vikings gives chase in the first quarter on November 20, 2011 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Palmer Throws For 164-Yards In Raiders Win Over Vikings

Carson Palmer threw for 164 yards and a touchdown and the Oakland Raiders capitalized on mistakes by Minnesota in a 27-21 victory over the Vikings on Sunday.

11/20/2011

Quarterback Alex Smith #11 of the San Francisco 49ers throws a pass against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first half at Lincoln Financial Field on October 2, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

49ers 4th Quarter Comeback Stuns Eagles, 24-23

Frank Gore’s 12-yard run capped a second-half comeback, lifting the San Francisco 49ers past the Philadelphia Eagles 24-23 Sunday.

10/02/2011

Denarius Moore #17 of the Oakland Raiders dives into the endzone to complete a twenty three yard touchdown run against the New York Jets in the third quarter during an NFL football game at the O.co Coliseum September 25, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty

McFadden Runs For 171 Yards In Raiders Win Over NY Jets

Darren McFadden ran for 171 yards and two touchdowns and the Oakland Raiders bullied the two-time defending AFC runners-up on the ground to win their home opener 34-24 over the New York Jets on Sunday.

09/25/2011

Quarterback Alex Smith #11 of the San Francisco 49ers completes a pass to Michael Crabtree #15 of the San Francisco 49ers at Paul Brown Stadium on September 25, 2011 in Cincinnati, Ohio. San Francisco defeated Cincinnati 13-8. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

4th Quarter Touchdown Lifts 49ers Over Bengals, 13-8

One game in, the San Francisco 49ers’ trip is already worth writing home about.

09/25/2011

Jim Harbaugh and Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Numbers Support Harbaugh’s Gamble

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is enduring a fair amount of second-guessing for his 4th quarter “keep the field goal” decision in the Niners loss to Dallas.

09/19/2011

Michael Bush #29 of the Oakland Raiders scores Oakland's first touchdown against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on September 18, 2011 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Raiders Lose To Bills, 38-35

Ryan Fitzpatrick threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to David Nelson with 14 seconds left to cap a wild back-and-forth fourth quarter and lead the Buffalo Bills to a 38-35 win over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday.

09/18/2011

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