| Jan 19, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The Seattle Seahawks dispatched their NFC West nemesis to earn the franchise's second Super Bowl trip, rallying to beat the San Francisco 49ers 23-17 Sunday in the NFC Championship Game.
Seattle rallied from a 10-0, first-quarter deficit and didn't take...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 6:35 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In his second season as a starter, Colin Kaepernick improved to 3-0 in road playoff games, but it will take a successful journey to the most hostile environment in the NFL for the 49ers to repeat as NFC champions.
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:03 PM
SEATTLE — It's time for the NFL to kick the extra point to the curb.
In a league where the pinnacle is Super, the point after touchdown is entirely superfluous.
What play, other than the clock-killing kneel down, is so virtually automatic? There...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 6:48 AM
While the weather didn't live up to "Ice Bowl II" expectations, Sunday's NFC wild-card contest between the San Francisco 49ers and Green Bay Packers certainly didn't disappoint.
If you're a 49ers fan, that is.
San Francisco held on for a 23-20 win...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 5:00 PM
CHICAGO -- Aaron Rodgers fired a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb in the final minute, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears, 33-28, to capture the NFC North title.
Back after missing seven games with a broken left collarbone, Rodgers...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 12:21 PM
The Miami Dolphins have requested permission to interview New York Giants executive Marc Ross for the vacant general manager position.
Ross recently finished his first season as the Giants’ Vice President of Player Evaluation after serving the...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 5:00 PM
OAKLAND -- Jamaal Charles tied a franchise record with five touchdowns in a game, Alex Smith threw five scoring passes and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Raiders, 56-31, on Sunday to clinch at least a wild-card spot.
The Chiefs (11-3) became the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith struggled against his former team, and backup San Francisco quarterback B.J. Daniels threw a late touchdown pass to give the 49ers a 15-13 victory over Kansas City in a preseason game Friday night.
Phil Dawson hit all...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Eli Manning’s third touchdown pass of the afternoon to Victor Cruz highlighted a remarkable and dramatic turnaround as the New York Giants held a 34-20 lead over the Cleveland Browns after three quarters in front of 79,911 at MetLife Stadium......
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:26 AM
It's after 1 on Tuesday morning here in Philadelphia and the quote sheets keep coming: ANDY REID On whether Jeffrey Lurie has assured him that his job is safe for the rest of the season: "We really haven't talked about that. He's been supportive....
| Oct 15, 2012
The 49ers couldn't lose. The Browns couldn't win. The Vikings were the sleepers. The Jets were the snorers.
In the ever-changing NFL, though, that was . . . so last week.
Everything was turned on its head Sunday — or knocked on its backside, as...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:36 PM
Several rookies and other players on the roster bubble were impressive in the Bears' 28-20 victory over the Cleveland Browns Thursday night.
Third-string quarterback Josh McCown completed 20 of 29 passes for 157 yards and 2 touchdowns.