Grassroots Effort Underway To Bring African-American Owned NFL Team To OaklandThe Raiders opened up their season at home Monday night, far away from the Oakland Coliseum. While some fans are still getting used to the Las Vegas Raiders, a grassroots effort in Oakland is trying to bring back a team to the East Bay.
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.
Pac-12 Programs Differ on Reporting Student-Athlete CasesWhile the Pac-12 will soon be able to rapidly test athletes, hopes that a fall football season might be salvaged remain premature.
Pro Athletes' Stand Against Racial Violence Part Of A Long Tradition Of Protest That Includes KaepernickProfessional athletes took a stand Wednesday against the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a black man in Wisconsin, by boycotting scheduled games. This is not the first time athletes have used the national stage to bring awareness to racial injustice.
Reopening: No Fans In Stands At San Francisco 49ers Games, For NowThe San Francisco 49ers opted to play their season opener without fans, but gave the ‘Faithful’ some hope, on Tuesday, when the team said communications with county health leaders were ongoing about the possibility of having fans sometime this season.
Reopenings: Pac-12 To Begin Conference-Only Football Season On Sept 26The Pacific-12 Conference announced Friday it would begin its 10-game, conference-only college football season on Sept. 26 with a schedule with built-in make-up game provisions if a team is forced to reschedule because of a COVID-19 outbreak.
Jon Rahm Going Places In A Hurry With His Rise To No. 1 In WorldJon Rahm made his first trip to Muirfield Village in a dark suit and a royal blue tie, no golf clubs. He won the Jack Nicklaus Award as the nation’s top college golfer.
Warriors Partner With Uber Eats To Help Local Restaurants, Feed Essential WorkersThe Golden State Warriors have partnered with Uber Eats to drive business to local restaurants and feed essential workers in the process. The program is called the Golden Giveback.
Reopening: SF Giants Announce COVID-19 Disinfection Guidelines For Oracle ParkThe San Francisco Giants announced Friday that the organization's maintenance team will implement strict health and safety guidelines at Oracle Park for the 2020 regular season to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.The San Francisco Giants announced Friday that the organization's maintenance team will implement strict health and safety guidelines at Oracle Park for the 2020 regular season to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Oakland School District Agrees To Make Sports Programs Equitable For Girls And Boys
Coronavirus Reopening: California Allowing Schools, Gyms, Bars To Open Next WeekCalifornia will allow schools, day camps, bars, gyms, campgrounds and professional sports to begin reopening with modifications starting next Friday.