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49ers OTAs: Week 3 Tuesday provides more media availability

49ers OTAs: Week 3 Tuesday provides more media availability

The San Francisco 49ers are in their third week of OTAs, and Tuesday marks the open media availability day. We've got an embedded Twitter list for you to follow practice. The San Francisco 49ers are back at OTAs this [Read entire story]

Colin Kaepernick’s contract extension and his scrambling

Colin Kaepernick's contract extension and his scrambling

The San Francisco 49ers have signed their franchise quarterback to a long-term deal. Can he protect himself as a runner through the life of the deal? In light of the San Francisco 49ers decision to extend Colin [Read entire story]

WATCH: UConn’s Stefanie Dolson Falls Off Risers Behind Obama

WATCH: UConn's Stefanie Dolson Falls Off Risers Behind Obama

The UConn men's and women's basketball teams' visit to the White House was uneventful — until Stefanie Dolson appeared to lose her balance and fell off the risers behind President Obama.Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]

2011 NFL Draft re-grade focuses on the top of the 49ers draft picks

2011 NFL Draft re-grade focuses on the top of the 49ers draft picks

The San Francisco 49ers have locked up several members of their 2011 NFL Draft class. They still have some work to do, but for now, re-grading that class is not too difficult. Over the course of the offseason, we've seen [Read entire story]

Niners’ Okoye Willing to Play Special Teams

Niners' Okoye Willing to Play Special Teams

Okoye could be very effective and disruptive on coverage units with his speed and 6-foot-6 frame.Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]

Watson Appears Ready to Win Starting Job

Watson Appears Ready to Win Starting Job

Last year's second-round draft choice looks like a different player now.Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]

Broncos begin negotiations with Demaryius Thomas, Julius Thomas, and what it means for 49ers

Broncos begin negotiations with Demaryius Thomas, Julius Thomas, and what it means for 49ers

The Denver Broncos have opened negotiations with a pair of potential 2015 free agents. Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and tight end Julius Thomas could each impact the 49ers own negotiations with their wide receivers and [Read entire story]

Comparing Colin Kaepernick’s contract extension with the other big quarterback contracts

Comparing Colin Kaepernick's contract extension with the other big quarterback contracts

The San Francisco 49ers locked up quarterback Colin Kaepernick to a 6-year extension. It's time to compare his contract with that of some other big name quarterbacks around the league. Last week, the San Francisco 49ers [Read entire story]

US soccer team arrives in congested Brazil for World Cup

US soccer team arrives in congested Brazil for World Cup

by The Associated Press SAO PAULO -- The 4,080-mile overnight flight to Sao Paulo was easy for the U.S. World Cup team. A 4-mile bus ride from its base hotel through the city's perpetually congested streets [Read entire story]

San Francisco appears out as host of next America’s Cup

San Francisco appears out as host of next America's Cup

by The Associated Press SAN DIEGO -- America's Cup officials have reduced the prospective venues for the next regatta from four to three, and it appears San Francisco has been eliminated. Russell Coutts, the [Read entire story]

Healthy Tyvon Branch trying to fit into revamped Raiders defense

Healthy Tyvon Branch trying to fit into revamped Raiders defense

by The Associated Press ALAMEDA -- Tyvon Branch has gone from being one of the most experienced members of the Oakland Raiders defense to one of the unproven ones after missing almost an entire season with [Read entire story]

Ed O’Bannon takes stand in landmark NCAA lawsuit

Ed O'Bannon takes stand in landmark NCAA lawsuit

by The Associated Press OAKLAND -- The battle to give top football and basketball players a cut of the billions of dollars flowing into college athletics began in earnest with former UCLA basketball [Read entire story]

Nationals put an end to Giants’ 5-game winning streak

Nationals put an end to Giants' 5-game winning streak

by The Associated Press Ian Desmond had a career-high five RBIs and Stephen Strasburg won his third straight decision for the Washington Nationals in their 9-2 victory over the Giants on Monday [Read entire story]

Flawed NCAA in need of a major overhaul

Flawed NCAA in need of a major overhaul

by Glenn Dickey The NCAA is under fire from a number of directions, and it's past time. This institution has stiffed athletes and protected colleges for far too long. On Monday in Oakland, a lawsuit finally [Read entire story]

Jonathan Quick pushes Kings to brink of Stanley Cup

Jonathan Quick pushes Kings to brink of Stanley Cup

by The Associated Press NEW YORK -- It turns out Jonathan Quick and the Los Angeles Kings are just as good with the lead as they are without it. That leaves the New York Rangers with little hope of [Read entire story]

Angels cut A’s AL West leads to 3½ games

Angels cut A's AL West leads to 3½ games

by The Associated Press ANAHEIM -- Mike Trout drove in a run with a double that originally was ruled a homer, Garrett Richards pitched seven strong innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat [Read entire story]

Golden Nuggets: The Next Big Deal

Golden Nuggets: The Next Big Deal

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet. It didn't take long for the Niners and Kaepernick to agree to a contract extension. All [Read entire story]

Rangers blank Kings 3-0 – 1 win shy of Stanley Cup

The All-Star goalie had his best game of the Finals by far, making 32 saves to put the Kings on the cusp of another coronation with a 3-0 victory in New York in Game 3 on Monday night. Los Angeles escaped with two [Read entire story]

Top lineman Kahlil McKenzie transferring from De La Salle

Kahlil McKenzie, a dominating 6-foot-4, 330-pound defensive tackle ranked the No. 35 recruit overall by 247Sports, withdrew from De La Salle-Concord after only one year. McKenzie announced his withdrawal on his Twitter [Read entire story]

Donald Penn looking to redeem himself with Raiders

After some soul searching and a look in the mirror, he soon took a big step forward when free-agent signee Rodger Saffold failed his physical with the Raiders. Though everyone is focused on newcomers Matt Schaub and [Read entire story]