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What's the complete opposite of feeling sorry for yourself under uncomfortable circumstances?It's 49ers tight end Delanie Walker, sitting at his locker Tuesday, laughing quietly at the ultra-challenge of playing in Baltimore on Thanksgiving.
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The 49ers 23-7 win over the Cardinals clinched their first winning season since 2002 when the team last made the playoffs. With a 9-1 record and five-game division lead with six games to play, the 49ers seem destined to return to the playoffs this season. The 49ers easily handled the Cardinals but you would not know the game was one-sided by looking at the final score. The...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers safety Dashon Goldson is unlikely to be suspended for Thursday's game against the Baltimore Ravens. After getting into a fight Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Early Doucet on Sunday, Goldson was...
Not long after earning an ejection Sunday, Dashon Goldson issued an apology to his teammates and coaches.
The 49ers ' safety was provoked by Cardinals wide receiver Early Doucet in San Francisco's 23-7 win, but he accepted responsibility Monday for his role in the altercation. Doucet slapped...
Is Troy Smith heading to the Windy City to backup inexperienced Caleb Hanie?
The former Heisman Trophy winner at Ohio State could be a nice option off the bench for the Bears.
Last season, the team opted to sign veteran Todd Collins and everyone saw what a big mistake that was.
With limited options available currently, Smith might be the best quarterback on the market.
Smith is only...
Following the national conference calls with head coaches John and Jim Harbaugh, the weekly opponent player conference call will also take place today at 4:15 p.m. ET at the team’s facility in Owings Mills. At that time, San Francisco TE Vernon Davis will be the player made available.
The San Francisco 49ers were ballhogs offensively and the defense was electric once again. Alex Smith had another solid game as he completed 20 of 38 passes for 267 yards with 2 TD passes and 1 INT. He also carried the ball 7 times for 17 yards (2.4 ypc) in this game. Frank Gore led the way on the ground for the Niners in this game with 88 yards rushing on 24 carries (3.7 ypc...
SAN FRANCISCO 49ers (9-1) at BALTIMORE RAVENS (7-3) Thanksgiving Day, 8:20 P.M. ET, NFL Network, Sirius (SF 92, Bal 86), Westwood One Radio
Why Watch The NFL bills this game as the Battle of the Brothers Harbaugh, but it would be a showcase without that angle. Perennial contender Ravens entertain the hotshot 49ers led by the passing wizardry of...Alex Smith?
Ravens coach John Harbaugh...
49ers coach opines on NFL schedule-makers, Lewis-absent defense, 1998 with Ravens, "Suck for Luck" phraseThe conference call with San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh just wrapped up after about 25 minutes, and here are a few tidbits from the interview.
SANTA CLARA The 49ers' defense Sunday squeezed the Cardinals into five turnovers, but it let one play slip through its grasp in the third quarter.
Nhat V. Meyer San Jose Mercury News
The 49ers' Dashon Goldson celebrates an interception Sunday against Arizona. San Francisco is allowing opposing offenses only 6.7 yards per pass play.
The speed of Torrey Smith...
Today's appetizing parade of NFL games begins with breakfast (Packers-Lions at 9:30 a.m.), carries through lunch (Dolphins-Cowboys at 1:15 p.m.) and culminates with a Thanksgiving dinner feast ( 49ers -Ravens at 5:20 p.m.).
That's great entertainment for fans, but if league officials truly...