Wide Receiver

Wide receiver Freddie Solomon #88 of the San Francisco 49ers gets tackled out of bounds on September 15, 1985 at Candlestick Park. (George Rose/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Remembering Fabulous Freddie Solomon

John Madden remembers the great 49ers wide receiver as a happy guy who always had a bounce in his step. Freddie Solomon, the former Miami Dolphins and 49ers wide receiver who became known as “Fabulous Freddie” and committed himself to community service died this week at the age of 59.


Braylon Edwards

Daily Madden: The 49ers Search For A Wide Receiver

The 49ers need help at wide receiver after releasing Braylon Edwards earlier this week. There are reports the team might sign a veteran receiver for the playoffs.


Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey scores on a touchdown reception late in the second quarter against the Houston Texans  on October 9, 2011 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas.(Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

Heyward-Bey Emerging In 3rd Season With Raiders

After two lackluster, drop-filled seasons to start his career, Darrius Heyward-Bey is finally showing some signs of what the Raiders saw in him coming out of college.


Denarius Moore of the Oakland Raiders makes a catch. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Raiders Get Receiver Moore Back To Practice

The Oakland Raiders got one of their injured big-play threats back at practice as receiver Denarius Moore took the field with his teammates for the first time since injuring his right foot.


T.J. Houshmandzadeh seen with the Ravens in 2010 (Larry French/Getty Images)

Raiders Sign Wide Receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh

The Oakland Raiders signed wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh to a contract on Tuesday, reuniting him with his former quarterback Carson Palmer.


Photos: Celebrities Effected By Or With Alzheimer's

Daily Madden: T.O. Looks For A Job

Terrell Owens held a workout in Calabasas Wednesday, hoping to attract an offer from an NFL team looking for a receiver. No teams sent representatives, but it was broadcast by the NFL Network and ESPN.


Jerome Simpson

Humboldt County Marijuana Package Tracked To NFL Player’s Home

A package containing 2.5 pounds of marijuana was tracked to the home of a Cincinnati Bengals player in suburban northern Kentucky, according to authorities.


Braylon Edwards, San Francisco 49ers

49ers WR Edwards Out After Knee Surgery

49ers wide receiver Braylon Edwards has undergone a surgical procedure on his injured right knee and will be out for a while, though coach Jim Harbaugh refused to speculate or provide further details.


Wide receiver Michael Crabtree #15 of the San Francisco 49ers scores a 38 yard touchdown reception against the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter of the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on November 29, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

WR Crabtree Back In Uniform, Practicing For 49ers

Wideout Michael Crabtree was in uniform Tuesday and practicing with the San Francisco 49ers for the first time this preseason.

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011

Photos: Raiders In Training

Ausberry Makes Transition To NFL, Raiders Tight End

David Ausberry is making a seamless transition from little-used college wide receiver at USC to NFL tight end with the Oakland Raiders.

CBS San Francisco–08/19/2011