Cardinals Upset 49ers in Smoky Season Opener at Levi's StadiumDeAndre Hopkins had a career-high 14 catches for 151 yards in his Arizona debut and set up Kenyan Drake’s 1-yard TD run with 5:03 to play that led the Cardinals over the 49ers 24-20.
Jacobs Runs for 3 TDs as Raiders Hold Off PanthersJosh Jacobs ran for 93 yards and three touchdowns, Derek Carr threw for 239 yards and a score and the Las Vegas Raiders hung on to beat the Carolina Panthers 34-30 on Sunday
Lingering Smoke Pollution Leaves 49ers Season Opener Up in the AirAs smoke blankets the Bay Area, the 49ers plan to play football at Levi’s Stadium even as a player didn’t practice Friday because of the poor air quality.
Oakland Could Become Home to First Black-Owned NFL TeamA group of Black business leaders heard back from the NFL about establishing a team in Oakland that would be wholly- or majority-owned by an African American, the leaders said Friday.
Former 49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Stirs Up Controversy With July 4th Twitter PostFormer San Francisco 49ers quarterback and Black Lives Matter activist Colin Kaepernick set off a social media firestorm Sunday with a Twitter post critical of the Fourth of July holiday.
The Saga of Colin Kaepernick: Vindication but Still No ContractGlobal opinion about former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has shifted so much that more people are now vilifying those who attack him or misrepresent the meaning of his silent, kneeling national-anthem protests.
Saints QB Brees Apologizes For Criticism Of Colin Kaepernick Anthem ProtestsDrew Brees apologized Thursday for comments that were “insensitive and completely missed the mark” when he repeated his opposition to former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem in 2016 to protest police brutality toward people of color.
49ers Edge Rusher Dee Ford Aims for Healthy 2nd SeasonFollowing an “extensive cleanup” operation for tendinitis, 49ers edge rusher Dee Ford feels in much better condition heading into his second year with the team after playing with what he described as a “blown tire” for most of last season.
Kaepernick's Super Bowl Close Call Left Lasting Impact on NFL and SocietyIf there’s a single player who brought the NFL to a point of reckoning it is the now-unemployed quarterback from Turlock who came 5 yards from winning the Super Bowl with the 49ers in 2013.
49ers CEO Jed York Goes From Vilified to Super BowlAfter enduring calls to give up control of his then-beleaguered team three years ago, 49ers owner Jed York has staged a comeback worthy of a classic Joe Montana 4th-quarter drive as the Niners now head to their 7th Super Bowl.
49ers, Packers Shake Off Losing Seasons in Quest for Super Bowl GloryThe San Francisco 49ers are one win away from accomplishing a turnaround that's been done only once before in the Super Bowl era.