| Apr 21, 2015
Hall of Fame offensive tackle Bob St. Clair, a five-time Pro Bowler with a big personality who played all 11 of his seasons with his hometown San Francisco 49ers, died Monday. He was 84.
The Pro Football Hall of Fame, the 49ers and the University of...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 7:32 AM
Guessing about quarterbacks is a bad thing in the NFL, almost as bad as importing Canadian Football League coaches.
But there’s new Bears coach John Fox, sounding like he’s guessing about Jay Cutler’s problems.
“Maybe he got to...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 4:25 PM
He's a small name, who played a private role in a larger story everyone in South Florida has tired of. But fired Dolphins trainer Kevin O'Neill has filed a lawsuit against the team, owner Steve Ross and coach Joe Philbin with an important question:
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Packers 9-3 (2): Mike McCarthy is pushing all the right buttons.
2. Patriots 9-3 (1): Loss at Lambeau snapped seven-game streak and could be exactly what Bill Belichick needs to sharpen focus down stretch.
3. Broncos 9-3...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 7:20 PM
The San Francisco 49ers, locked in a tight race for a playoff spot, made a short trip Sunday to the one-win Oakland Raiders.
One team looked defeated, completely devoid of passion and ready for the NFL season to be over.
The other team was the...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Jim Harbaugh rescued the San Francisco 49ers from the muck of mediocrity and turned them back into a winning franchise, leading them to three consecutive NFC title games and a Super Bowl.
But by all indications, the 49ers now see him as expendable....
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:22 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Jim Tomsula made his modest head coaching start in NFL Europe, then landed as the 49ers' top man nearly a decade later.
San Francisco promoted its longtime defensive line coach to head coach Wednesday, going with a familiar face...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:31 PM
In a move that could have some NFL fans saying “who?” the San Francisco 49ers are on the verge of hiring defensive line coach Jim Tomsula as coach, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported.
The 49ers later announced Tomsula had been named their...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 7:38 AM
Jim Harbaugh will not be the highest-paid head coach in college football at the University of Michigan.
Contrary to reports of a six-year, $48 million deal, Harbaugh's contract is worth $5 million annually plus incentives, athletic director Jim...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:58 AM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- General manager Trent Baalke confirmed Monday that he was contacted by the University of Michigan to request an interview with San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh.
"The University of Michigan, in reaching out, did handle...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 10:25 AM
What has seemed inevitable -- San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh to Michigan -- might already be a done deal.
Then again, maybe not.
There were conflicting reports Sunday morning about whether Harbaugh had formally accepted an offer to return to...