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The NFL has announced that the Jacksonville Jaguars and San Francisco 49ers will play one another on October 13th of next season at Wembley Stadium.The Jaguars are scheduled to play in London until 2016.The only reason the Jags are tied to London for the next several seasons is because they can’t fill their own stadium.
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The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without safety Dwight Lowery for ''a few weeks'' because of an injured left foot.
Coach Mike Mularkey says Lowery will miss the team's Oct. 21 game at Oakland and maybe the following week at Green Bay. The Jaguars (1-4) are off this week.
Mularkey says second-year safety Chris Prosinski will start in Lowery's place.
The last time a player disputed San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh's judgment about the player's readiness for action, Harbaugh cut him. That was last year, when wide receiver Braylon Edwards never fully came back from knee and shoulder injuries. Edwards suggested he'd miss a game or two, but instead of telling Harbaugh, he told the media. Harbaugh eventually released...
Extended highlights of the 49ers rout against the Bills.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith told the media that he doesn’t believe his sprained middle finger will be an issue for Sunday’s game against the Giants.“It’s doing all right. It’ll be fine,” Smith said, per the San Jose Mercury News. “I might tape it for support.”Sounds like Smith will be good to go against the Giants.
The San Francisco 49ers enter this weekend’s rematch of last
season’s NFC Championship Game against the New York Giants healthy. The team
had three players listed on their injury report, but all are expected to play.
Alex Smith sprained a finger on his throwing hand last
weekend against the Buffalo Bills, but it didn’t hamper him this week during
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith downplayed his sprained right middle finger after Sunday's rout of the Buffalo Bills, but the injury might be a might more troublesome than he believed. "It's very much of a concern," 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday. "We'll see how it is. Alex, it's well-documented how tough he is. He talks about it...
LONDON (AP) -- The San Francisco 49ers will return to Wembley Stadium to play an NFL regular-season game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2013.
The Jaguars, who have a deal to play one home game in London for four consecutive seasons beginning in 2013, will face the 49ers on Oct. 27, 2013.
"This is a unique and important opportunity for the Jaguars franchise, as well as...
WELL THAT'S A RELIEF
49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers has backed off his threat that he would steal Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz's patented salsa dance when the teams meet on Sunday.
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh says the comments Giants
offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride made about All-Pro defensive
end Justin Smith are ''outrageous'' and ''incendiary.''
According to Ebenezer Samuel of the New York Daily News, San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers has told him that he “definitely” won’t do Victor Cruz’s salsa dance if he has the opportunity to.Earlier in the week Rogers was flirting with the idea of doing Cruz’s dance and Cruz has already made it clear that it’s not something he’s very fond of.Rogers says he...
The Jacksonville Jaguars and San Francisco 49ers were announced as the participants in the 2013 international series game at Wembley Stadium in London. The game is scheduled to be played Sunday, Oct. 27, and will be televised in the 1 p.m. ET timeslot, 5 p.m. in the United Kingdom. The game counts as a home game for the Jaguars. While the 49ers played in London in 2010, it&...