Niners 1-7 After 41-23 Loss To Saints At Levi'sDrew Brees threw a pair of touchdown passes to Michael Thomas and another to Mark Ingram, who also ran for a 75-yard score a week after being benched as the New Orleans Saints beat the lowly San Francisco 49ers 41-23 on Sunday.
GameDay: 49ers Season On The Line In New OrleansThe walk to the Superdome is something I’ve always enjoyed about New Orleans. Forget the car, don’t hail a cab, I’ll walk the walk.
Las Vegas’ 8 Locks To Make The NFL PlayoffsWho are Vegas bookies betting on to make the playoffs? Seven teams pay worse than even money to make the playoffs this year, according to gaming website Bovada. Can You guess them all? Let’s go from most obvious to least.
Saints' Last-Second Field Goal Sinks Philadelphia Eagles, And The Grades Are InA last-second field goal by Shayne Graham brought an end to the first season of the Chip Kelly era as the Saints left Philadelphia with a 26-24 victory in the NFC Wild Card playoff. The time for season-long evaluations will come over the coming week, but for now let’s take a quick look at how the Eagles performed in this game.
Philadelphia Eagles Prepare To Face Drew BreesDrew Brees can be patient behind a steady offensive line. The Eagles struggled to bring a pass rush on Kyle Orton many times on Sunday night, so look for the defensive line to try and correct that this week against New Orleans. Easier said than done of course.
Eagles Prepare For Saints Wild Card BattleDrew Brees will be much more successful against the Eagles defense than back-up Kyle Orton was in the final game of the regular season. But, if the Eagles can knock Brees off his game, then the Saints could quickly run out of options to try and keep up wit the Eagles offense.
Bay Area Woman May Become 1st Catholic Saint From CaliforniaAn obscure Catholic mystic from the Santa Cruz Mountains who died in 1957 could be California’s first official saint as the Catholic Church started the arduous process on canonization on Tuesday.
NFC Update: Teams Averted Catastrophe This Week For First Team OffensesThis week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.
NFC Update: NFL Preseason Victories Overshadowed By Key Player LossesHere's an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries...
NFC Update: NFL Preseason Is In Full SwingTeams squared off against one another for the first time this season, often at full speed, and occasionally featuring first team offensive sets.
NFC Update: Hall Of Fame Game Opens NFL PreseasonThis weekend witnessed its first preseason game, and in no time the bid for the Super Bowl will be well under way.
Top 10 Most Anticipated NFL MatchupsThere are plenty of matchups to get excited about for the 2013 season, such as the Ravens’ season-opening trip to Denver. Here are 10 other games that should be as exciting on the field as they are intriguing on paper.
NFC Update: Injuries Sideline Key Players Ahead Of NFL SeasonThe good news is, arrests and court cases did not dominate NFL news this week. The bad news is that injuries to key players overwhelmed the news cycle instead.
NFC Update: Training Camps Open, Teams Prepare For NFL SeasonWelcome back to another update of the weeks' events. Here's a glimpse at the latest happenings around the NFC...
NFC Update: Contract Extensions And Rehabbed Players Returning To NFLContract extensions and players expected to return for Week 1. Here's a glimpse of the news and stories emerging from the NFC this week..