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Rivalries in professional sports aren’t what they once were, mostly thanks to changes in free agency and salary caps, so it isn’t often that we can appreciate the ‘hate’ that exists between teams and their fan bases. It would be…Read more →

Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback admits he is “gay” and says he hid it from his teammates

Wade Davis is a former small school football player who went undrafted in 2000 and signed a deal to play with the Tennessee Titans.  The former Weber State cornerback sat down recently in a public interview to say that he is gay. Davis kept a secret in the locker room that he has only recently […]

'Ceative tensions' could give Jim Harbaugh more power over personnel decisions with new contract

According to Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News, 'creative tensions' between coach Jim Harbaugh and G.M. Trent Baalke could lead to some changes in how the 49ers will select personnel. Harbaugh doesn’t have final say over the roster, however, he will get a new contract after the season and he could be trying to parlay his success into more control over the team personnel choices.

Anthony Dixon looking to step in at fullback for the 49ers

    49ers running back Anthony Dixon is ready to step in at fullback for Bruce Miller, who was placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury. “I’m good,” Dixon told  “I train hard in the summer. I never missed a game. I don’t really have injuries right now, so I consider myself a fresh body going in there. I’m ready to go...

Las Vegas loves the Seahawks, lists Seattle Super Bowl XLVIII favorites over Broncos for first time this season

For the first time this season the Denver Broncos aren't the apple of the bookkeepers eyes in Las Vegas anymore. The Las Vegas Hotel & Casino sports book has replaced the Broncos as the favorites to win Super Bowl XLVIII and the Seattle Seahawks are the favorites now, with 3-2 odds to win the Super Bowl.

49ers owner says Jim Harbaugh hasn’t asked for more power

    A rumor recently surfaced that 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh would like to more power to make personnel decisions since he’s butted heads at times with general manager Trent Baalke. 49ers owner Jed York responded on Wednesday. “Now do we butt heads on players from time to time? Of course,” York said, per the Sacramento Bee. “That’s what...

A Look Ahead: Who Should the 49ers Draft in 2014?

Sean McMahonIt is cliché to write an article predicting future draft picks because there are a million bloggers and journalists (anyone that can spell football) that want to chime in with their two-bit analysis and how they can change the world with a single draft pick. While that is never an easy job, it is, nonetheless, a fun one. When “guesstimating” your team’s...

Brandon Browner suspended for missing a PED test that he claims he didn’t know about

    According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner claims he never knew he had to take a performance enhancing drug test while he wasn’t in the NFL.  The league claims they notified him. Brandon Browner argued he missed @NFL drug tests while not in the NFL, that he wasn't notified. I'm told there was...

Report: Brandon Browner’s appeal denied, suspended indefinitely by the NFL

    According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  Brandon Browner’s suspension for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing drug policy has been upheld now that the league has denied is appeal. #Seahawks CB Brandon Browner has been suspended indefinitely for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, per source. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet...

San Francisco 49ers' fullback Bruce Miller done for season

In a devastating blow to the San Francisco 49ers, fullback Bruce Miller has been placed on the season-ending injured reserved list.  Miller suffered a broken scapula late in the fourth quarter in a win vs the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last Sunday.  “Very significant” 49ers' coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday of Miller's loss. “He does so many things in the protection and the...

49ers Wouldn’t Stop Jim Harbaugh From Taking College Job

First let me stress that this is only if Harbaugh actually wanted to return to the college ranks. Harbaugh reportedly is at the top of a growing list of names linked to the current coaching vancancies at the University of Texas. Their have been no formal mentions of Harbaugh by anyone affiliated with Texas, and Harbaugh himself has reportedly told 49ers officials that he has no interest...

Top 10 next steps in the Seattle vs. San Francisco Feud

Can You Feel The Hype TonightFor the past month, the cities have been exchanging outdoor advertising barbs, with Niner Fans pointing to their rings, and Seahawk Fan noting that Niner Fan doesn't seem to actually know when or if to cheer their team. What's next in the bad blood?10) Macklemore to release an explosive battle rap about San Francisco's increasing real estate...

49ers Fans Raise $8,000 to Put Up Billboard With Lombardi Trophies Close to Seahawks’ CenturyLink Field (Photos)

The Seattle Seahawks might be the toast of the NFL this season, but they’re still playing in a division — and conference — that’s long been ruled by their NFC West rival, the San Francisco 49ers. Fans of the Seahawks and 49ers have been going back and forth at each other this season, with Seattle fans going so far as to send a plane trailing a pro-Seahawks banner over Candlestick...

Jim Harbaugh Could Use Texas’ Interest as Leverage to Push for More Power With 49ers 49ers have grown into one of the NFL’s few perennial powerhouses since Jim Harbaugh took over in 2011, and the head coach may be looking for even more control over his team. Harbaugh has led the 49ers to a 32-11-1 record during his three seasons in San...

The Terrific Ten: Week 16

1. Seattle Seahawks Russell Wilson is second on my MVP ballot after 15 weeks. He is a joy to watch, and is mature well beyond his two seasons in the NFL. The Seahawks need to win two games at CenturyLink Field in January to go to the Superbowl. They’re still the favorites. 2. Denver Broncos They lost to one of the best quarterbacks this season, and their vulnerability reared its...
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