With so much talent returning on defense, several San Francisco 49ers players have taken advantage of an intriguing new resource in training camp: newcomer Anquan Boldin.
D.J. Hayden was back out on the practice field taking part in individual drills and even covering receivers in a few 11-on-11 sessions.
The Oakland Raiders have signed first-round pick cornerback D.J. Hayden to a contract before the first training camp practice starts on Friday. The team announced the deal on Thursday.
Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson and Chicago Bears receiver Devin Hester raced a cheetah for a Nat Geo Wild TV special.
Second-round offensive tackle Menelik Watson signed his rookie contract with the Oakland Raiders on Wednesday, hours after most of the rest of the rookies, undrafted free agents and other young players filed off two buses as they arrived for a one-month stay at training camp in wine country.
Year two could be even more difficult after second-year general manager Reggie McKenzie spent much of the offseason shedding big names and big salaries as part of a necessary rebuilding process as the Raiders try to end a stretch of 10 straight non-winning seasons.
Much like when they came together for training camp last summer, the San Francisco 49ers return yet again determined to take another important step this season—from Super Bowl runner-up to champion.
Phil Mickelson said it was the best closing round of his career — his five under par 66 that gave him his first British Open title. At age 43 and already considered one of golf’s all-time greats, is Mickelson getting better?
hen the 4th of July rolls around, John Madden starts thinking about his favorite sport. “When I hear all that stuff — the Tour de France, Wimbledon — I’m ready for football,” Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
Rookie center Jason Slowey is among the 12 players cut by the San Francisco 49ers to trim their roster to 75.