| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:20 AM
Fantasy football waiver wire pickups for Week 13 standard scoring leagues:
Patriots running back Brandon Bolden (owned in 6 percent of Yahoo leagues)
Bolden currently sits at fourth on the New England running back depth chart. In Sunday’s game...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:50 PM
LANDOVER, Md. All eyes studied the San Francisco 49ers' solidarity last season when they switched quarterbacks. If sides were picked between Alex Smith and Colin Kaepernick, it happened quietly and bipartisanship was achieved publicly.
It helped that the...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 12:05 AM
GREEN BAY, Wis. It took five years for Jermichael Finley to become the player the Green Bay Packers always hoped he would be, so it would be foolish for anyone to expect Brandon Bostick, a former receiver from tiny Newberry College and undrafted free...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:35 PM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. The decision to activate wide receiver Michael Crabtree will come in the next 48 hours, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Saturday.
The 49ers have to make a decision on activating Crabtree by Tuesday, and it remains unlikely that he'll...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 9:35 PM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III aren't just losing games. They also are in danger of surrendering the instant credibility and fame they gained last season, when they respectively led the 49ers and Washington Redskins into the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:44 AM
The NFL is reviewing San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks for possible discipline for his illegal hit on New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, a blow that seemed a textbook example of the league rule prohibiting defensive players from...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Kansas City hasn't lost. Jacksonville and Tampa Bay haven't won. Everybody else in the NFL has done a little of both.
Heading into the midway point of the regular season, 19 of 32 teams are at .500 or below.
That doesn't necessarily spell curtains for...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:55 PM
It was not anything Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith had heard or read. He mostly avoids watching the NFL on television and he ignores football commentary on the radio and Internet.
It was just something he could sense, not just from fans and reporters but...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Every quarterback needs a best buddy, right? The guy he can count on even when his offensive line flops worse than LeBron James. Well, three QBs on some of the best teams in the NFL—Peyton Manning, Colin Kaepernick and Tom Brady—look like they...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Anquan Boldin's sensational San Francisco debut helped keep the 49ers on quite a roll against Green Bay.
And Vernon Davis did his part in a prolific passing game led by Colin Kaepernick in a 34-28 victory over the Packers on Sunday....