San Francisco 49ers

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman celebrates with fans after after the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seahawks start atop AP Pro32 rankings

NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks start the preseason right where they ended last season, as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 NFL power rankings. In balloting by 12 media members who […]

07/22/2014

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) walks on the field during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

No case to be filed against football player Aldon Smith

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office announced today that no charges will be filed against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, who allegedly made a comment about having a bomb as […]

07/01/2014

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) walks on the field during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

49ers player Aldon Smith arrested at LAX

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – San Francisco 49ers football player Aldon Smith was arrested at a Los Angeles International Airport checkpoint today after he allegedly made a comment about having a bomb as he was undergoing […]

04/14/2014

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman celebrates with fans after after the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle’s Sherman fined $7,875 for taunting

NEW YORK (AP) — Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was fined $7,875 for unsportsmanlike conduct/taunting in the final minute of the NFC championship game against San Francisco. Sherman’s fine was confirmed by the league Friday. […]

01/24/2014

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) hits the ball away from San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree (15) and is intercepted by Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Malcolm Smith (53) during the NFL football NFC Championship game, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Paul Kitagaki Jr.)

Carroll says Sherman sorry rant overshadowed win

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Pete Carroll pulled Richard Sherman aside on Monday and made sure his fiery cornerback understood that his rant against San Francisco’s Michael Crabtree was overshadowing the Seattle Seahawks reaching their second […]

01/20/2014

Seattle Seahawks' Robert Turbin celebrates after the NFL football NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 23-17 to advance to Super Bowl XLVIII. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seahawks rally, beat 49ers 23-17 for NFC title

SEATTLE (AP) — Pete Carroll knows all about successfully chasing championships. Yet this pursuit is particularly sweet. “It’s quite a magical moment,” Carroll said Sunday after his Seattle Seahawks won the NFC title. “You can’t […]

01/20/2014

Seattle Seahawks' Chris Maragos (42) and Richard Sherman run through a drill at an NFL football practice Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Let’s get nasty: 49ers vs. Seahawks

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Packers-Bears. Steelers-Browns. Cowboys vs. anybody in the NFC East. Those are long-standing NFL rivalries. Add to them 49ers-Seahawks, with a history of nastiness emanating from the college ranks for their coaches, […]

01/16/2014

A fan holds up a sign during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game between the Green Bay Packers and the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Fox Sports tests weather gadgets for Super Bowl

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Fox Sports has a few weather-related tricks up its sleeve for next month’s Super Bowl telecast, and the network plans to test them out before the Feb. 2 game that will […]

01/14/2014

Video posted on YouTube of Pastor's 49ers joke.

Pastor, 49ers fan, fakes abbreviated service (VIDEO)

BUTTE, Mont. (AP) — For Pastor Tim Christensen, San Francisco 49ers football trumps church — but only temporarily. Christensen and his son John pulled a little prank on their parishioners at Gold Hill Lutheran Church […]

01/14/2014

San Francisco 49ers fan Mark Castanon wears a large Super Bowl ring on his head before the 49ers game against the Atlanta Falcons NFL football game in San Francisco, Dec. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Matt Sumner)

Charlotte police beef up security for NFL game

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police will be increasing security for the Carolina Panthers’ playoff game with the San Francisco 49ers this weekend. Police say they are increasing the number of officers in the downtown […]

01/10/2014

San Francisco 49ers fan Mark Castanon wears a large Super Bowl ring on his head before the 49ers game against the Atlanta Falcons NFL football game in San Francisco, Dec. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Matt Sumner)

2 Fantasy Football winners are Angelenos

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An Angeleno is $1 million richer today as the winner of DraftKings Inc.’s $1 million grand prize in its Fantasy Football Millionaire final. James Tran will get the biggest part of […]

12/24/2013

The Forty-Niners' new stadium project is seen on Oct. 14, 2013, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Mathew Sumner)

2nd worker dies at 49ers stadium construction site

  SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Construction is slated to restart Tuesday at the new $1.2 billion San Francisco 49ers showcase stadium after police and fire investigators determined a truck driver’s death was a workplace […]

10/14/2013

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