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Chicago Bears quarterback Josh McCown, Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham and San Francisco 49ers kicker Phil Dawson were named the NFC's top players on offense, defense and special teams for Week 14 of the NFL season.
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Three games to play and nowhere to go. And unlike college football, there are no consolation prizes in the form of a zillion bowl games.
The 49ers announced they placed 2013 second-round draft pick DE Tank Carradine on the injured reserve on Tuesday afternoon.
The Seattle Seahawks are still the clear favorite in leading the Associated Press power rankings, with commanding home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs there for the clinching with a couple of wins.
Colin Kaepernick's sweep to the left not only gave the San Francisco 49ers a crucial fourth-quarter first down, it also challenged Pete Carroll's most beloved mantra.
Michael Crabtree played in 60 of 68 snaps Sunday, and 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh sure likes what he's seen from the wideout's comeback.
Unfortunately for them, the next two of their remaining three games are on the road, where their results have been mixed, and playoff seeding is on the line.
"We have to finish strong," defensive end Robert Quinn said after the 30-10 loss at Arizona on Sunday.
Could the 49ers' three-game win streak really be attributed, at least in part, to coach Jim Harbaugh's black cleats that he's now wearing on game days? "We've won every time I've worn the cleats," Harbaugh said Monday, in the wake of a 19-17 win over Seattle.
Citing a desire to avoid surgery for an ailing back and wanting to spend more time with his family, the two-time Cy Young Award winner retired Monday after 16 seasons in the major leagues with the Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies.
The 35-year-old outside linebacker obviously isn't finished with his brilliant career yet.
There may not be a position coach in football in a more precarious position than 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman.
If so, then Frank Gore was the dentist's drill. It was your classic Seahawks emergency situation.
Seattle linebacker K.J. Wright broke a bone in his right foot and is out for six weeks, according to Seahawks coach Pete Carroll.
CLEVELAND - Re-signed Jason Giambi, 1b, to a minor league contract; signed David Murphy, of, Texas, to a $12 million, two-year contract.
After cold rain and winds lashed the Southwest and other parts of the country Friday, millions of residents hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend as the cold snap was forecast to... A powerful storm that crept across the country dumped a mix of snow, freezing rain and sleet on the Mid-Atlantic region and headed ... (more)