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.
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.
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.
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.
The Oakland Raiders signed wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh to a contract on Tuesday, reuniting him with his former quarterback Carson Palmer.
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.
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.
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.
Wideout Michael Crabtree was in uniform Tuesday and practicing with the San Francisco 49ers for the first time this preseason.
David Ausberry is making a seamless transition from little-used college wide receiver at USC to NFL tight end with the Oakland Raiders.