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FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2014, file photo, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) watches from the sideline during the second half of an NFL preseason football game against the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for nine games by the NFL after a series of off-field legal issues. A statement Friday from the league said Smith […]

9 hours ago

Houston Texans' Alfred Blue (44) is stopped by San Francisco 49ers' Chris Borland (50) as Craig Dahl (43) and Chase Thomas (48) close in during the first quarter of an NFL football preseason game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Borland returns pick for TD, 49ers beat Texans

HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Borland made one more big play to convince the 49ers he should be in the mix of linebackers to replace injured NaVorro Bowman. Borland, a third-round pick from Wisconsin, returned an […]

15 hours ago

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vance McDonald (89) scores on a 6-yard touchdown reception in front of San Diego Chargers defensive back Darrell Stuckey during the second quarter of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

After trio of near misses, 49ers chase Super Bowl

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Three straight seasons of being so close have the 49ers yearning for a Super Bowl championship they believe is right within reach. So now, no more near misses. Especially after […]

08/27/2014

Fans take pictures outside the new Levi's Stadium before an MLS soccer match between the San Jose Earthquakes and the Seattle Sounders on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Fan suffers heart attack during 49ers game, dies

  SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A man who collapsed during the San Francisco 49ers’ debut game at Levi’s Stadium has died. Stadium staff responded to a cardiac emergency during the third quarter of the […]

08/18/2014

Arizona Cardinals running back Alfonso Smith runs with the ball as he is pulled down by St. Louis Rams defensive end William Hayes during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

49ers sign former Cardinals RB Alfonso Smith

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed former Arizona Cardinals running back Alfonso Smith to a one-year deal. The 49ers waived injured guard Fouimalo Fonoti on Tuesday to make room for […]

07/29/2014

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)

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

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