1. Will Bobby Wagner Become Seahawks' Next Great Defender?

    The Seattle Seahawks defense is seemingly built from the outside in. “The Legion of Boom” — their secondary — appears to be what holds them together...

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  2. Unleashing Percy Harvin on the Jet Sweep

    The jet sweep is nothing new, even with Percy Harvin running it as dynamically as he did in the Seahawks ' season opener...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 492 reads 0 comments

  3. The Sod Story of the Levi's Stadium Surface

    SANTA CLARA – Top 49ers executives are confident the grass at Levi's Stadium will not stain the team's nationally televised home opener on Sunday night...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 9 days ago 511 reads 1 comments

  4. Why Carradine and Dial Aren't in Uniform for 49ers Games

    SANTA CLARA -- Before we get into the reasons Tank Carradine and Quinton Dial were inactive for the 49ers ' season opener against the Dallas Cowboys , let's first address why only 46 players are allowed to suit up...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  5. Rams Turn to Tavon in Backfield

    During training camp, coach Jeff Fisher said the Rams wanted to expand Tavon Austin 's role in the offense...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 9 days ago 839 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Bears vs. San Francisco 49ers: Betting Odds Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The Chicago Bears have not won at San Francisco since they won the Super Bowl back in 1985, and they will shuffle out to the Bay Area in search of their first win of the season when they visit the 49ers on Sunday Night Football...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 9 days ago 11,347 reads 1 comments

  7. Arizona Cardinals Moving on Without Daryl Washington

    When Daryl Washington 's indefinite suspension was announced in May, the Cardinals ' hierarchy made a pact not to discuss the inside linebacker's absence inside or outside the brick walls of the team's complex in Tempe...

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  8. Ellington Could Take James' Role as No. 3 Running Back

    SANTA CLARA – Rookie wide receiver Bruce Ellington replaced LaMichael James as the 49ers ' primary return man. And, now, he could replace him as the team's No. 3 running back, too...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 9 days ago 1,291 reads 3 comments

  9. Arizona Cardinals vs. New York Giants: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The Arizona Cardinals laid waste to betting theory on West Coast-East Coast travel last year, going 3-0 against the spread in the Eastern time zone...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 9 days ago 4,588 reads 1 comments

  10. Seattle Seahawks vs. San Diego Chargers: Complete Week 2 Preview for Seattle

    The media attention for the Seattle Seahawks has been focused on the rout they put on the Green Bay Packers . However, as reigning Super Bowl champions should be, the players were not satisfied with their performance in the season opener...

    Marlon Maloney Written by Marlon Maloney about 9 days ago 7,362 reads 18 comments

  11. Rookies Alexander, Mason Await Their Turn

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- Much was made last week of the fact that No. 2 overall pick Greg Robinson would not be starting his first NFL game against the Minnesota Vikings ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 9 days ago 537 reads 0 comments

  12. San Francisco 49ers: Will the San Francisco 49ers Beat the Chicago Bears?

    The San Francisco 49ers return home to open their new stadium triumphant. After dispatching the Dallas Cowboys somewhere in the second quarter of their 28-17 win, the 49ers next face the Chicago Bears on Sunday night...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 9 days ago 3,386 reads 7 comments

  13. Kevin Norwood Nearing Seahawks Debut

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 1,519 reads 0 comments

  14. Bruce Ellington's Versatility a Bonus for San Francisco 49ers

    Running back LaMichael James asked for (and was granted) his release earlier this week, in part because James was beaten out for punt-return duties by fourth-round rookie Bruce Ellington...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 10 days ago 9,719 reads 26 comments

  15. St. Louis Rams vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Rams Week 2 Game Preview

    The St. Louis Rams (0-1) will hit the road for the first time this season to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-1). The game will kick off at 4:05 p.m. ET and will air on Fox for local broadcasting, as well as channel 714 for DirecTV...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 10 days ago 4,896 reads 24 comments

  16. Russell Wilson on His Charger Ties, and the Secret to His Sunday Energy

    The first time Russell Wilson ever picked up a football, it had a San Diego Chargers logo on it. It was a ball his dad, Harrison Wilson III, caught for a touchdown in a preseason game in 1980...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 434 reads 0 comments

  17. San Francisco 49ers: What We Learned About Greg Roman's Game Plan in Week 1

    San Francisco 49ers fans were given more than a glimpse of what the future holds for their offense in last Sunday's dominant 28-17 Week 1 win over the archrival Dallas Cowboys ...

    Nicholas McGee Written by Nicholas McGee about 10 days ago 10,033 reads 26 comments

  18. Cornerbacks Hold Key to Cardinals' Defensive Success

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 258 reads 0 comments

  19. Chris Long Injury Hurts, but All Is Not Lost for St. Louis Rams

    Chicken Little is currently rocking it in the 314, clucking at the top of his lungs that the sky is falling inside the Edward Jones Dome. The St...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 10 days ago 5,320 reads 12 comments

  20. Rookie Aaron Donald Poised to Break Out with Chris Long Injured

    St. Louis Rams defensive lineman Chris Long will miss some time after undergoing ankle surgery . How will this affect the rest of the Rams defensive line, specifically Robert ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 days ago 3,576 reads 3 comments

  21. Earl Thomas Won't Fight Punt Demotion, but Wants Another Shot

    A day after Pete Carroll made the prudent decision to not risk star safety Earl Thomas on punt returns, Thomas said he won't fight it...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 days ago 320 reads 0 comments

  22. Bears vs. 49ers: Complete Week 2 Preview for San Francisco

    Let's rewind back to November 19, 2012—the last time the San Francisco 49ers faced the Chicago Bears . Then-backup Colin Kaepernick thrashed the Bears in his first NFL game as a starting quarterback...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 10 days ago 10,502 reads 17 comments

  23. Targeting Chris Long's Possible Return

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The St. Louis Rams moved swiftly to place defensive end Chris Long on injured reserve with the designation to return Wednesday afternoon...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  24. Brian Quick More Comfortable Than Ever

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- St. Louis Rams wide receiver Brian Quick was one of the team's most pleasant surprises during training camp and the preseason.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 578 reads 0 comments

  25. Seattle Seahawks vs. San Diego Chargers: Betting Odds Analysis, Prediction

    The Seattle Seahawks could not have looked much better than they did in crushing Green Bay last Thursday to open the NFL season. And now they have extra rest visiting a team playing with short rest in the San Diego Chargers ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 10 days ago 7,604 reads 0 comments