49ers

October 10, 2013 - 7:35 am
The NFL career of 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was further put in jeopardy on Wednesday, as the 24-year-old Pro Bowler was charged with three felony counts of illegal possession of an assault weapon after an incident during a party back in 2012. The investigation into Smith, who set a San Francisco...
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November 27, 2012 - 4:39 am
The bye weeks are over and now every team in the NFL has played the same number of games. If we've learned anything through the first three months of the current season, it's that there are a lot of mediocre and below-average teams. There are six teams with a 4-7 record, five with a 6-5 record, and...
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August 27, 2011 - 9:07 am
After threatening to hold out for a contract extension at the start of training camp, 49ers Pro Bowl running back Frank Gore swallowed his pride and reported to practice on time. However, Gore has reportedly grown frustrated with the lack of progress in his contract negotiations. According to Matt...
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August 23, 2011 - 3:54 am
Welcome to Tuesday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WHAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY TUESDAY: MLB: Red Sox at Rangers, 8:05 p.m. (NESN; WEEI) AROUND THE WEB: '™¦ Responding to the weekend violence during a...
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August 02, 2011 - 1:21 pm
According to several reports , 49ers free agent defensive tackle Aubrayo Franklin has signed a one-year deal with the New Orleans Saints . Franklin, who turns 31 in August, was a force in the center of San Francisco's 3-4 defense for the last four seasons. The 49ers put a franchise tag on him in...
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November 27, 2010 - 6:56 am
According to the Denver Post, the Broncos are being investigated by the NFL for potentially having illegally videotaped the San Francisco 49ers ' walk-through prior to the teams' meeting in London at Wembley Stadium four weeks ago. According to the Post, Denver chief operating officer Joe Ellis...
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October 29, 2010 - 11:19 am
The NFL may be moving to Europe. Sunday, the 49ers and Broncos will match up in England'€™s Wembley Stadium, the fourth time Wembley will host an NFL regular-season game. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hopes that someday England will have a full-time franchise, reports The Associated Press . '€Â...
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Mike Petraglia
August 11, 2010 - 2:15 pm
FOXBORO -- Without his helmet on Tuesday and Wednesday following practice with the Patriots, it was very, very easy to mistake Jeremy Shockey for a young, powerful tight end on the New Orleans Saints . There stood a neatly-groomed, smiling and calm 6'5" tight end articulating how lucky he was to be...
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Mike Petraglia
October 04, 2008 - 3:57 am
The last time I attempted this, your intrepid reported predicted a no-doubt win for the Patriots. This time there will be no such bold prognostications, only a suggestion of what to expect as the Patriots get back on track with a win. Can't help myself. 1. The Patriots will be on alert to stop the...
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