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Brock Purdy #13 of the San Francisco 49ers passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the NFC Wild ...
Amiliano Fragoso

Brock Purdy breaks down new challenges facing the 49ers entering Year 3

Brock Purdy enters Year 3 in the NFL as a veteran and franchise leader of the 49ers, bringing on a whole new slate of challenges.
4 days ago
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - OCTOBER 22: Maxx Crosby #98 of the Las Vegas Raiders celebrates after a sack du...
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Report: Raiders DE Maxx Crosby receiving $6M raise

Maxx Crosby, the Las Vegas Raiders' star defensive end, will make an additional $6 million next season, ESPN reported on Thursday.
4 days ago
Head coach Kyle Shanahan of the San Francisco 49ers looks on prior to a game against the Washington...
Amiliano Fragoso

49ers Kyle Shanahan unfazed by key absences during OTAs

Kyle Shanahan isn't bothered by several star absences at OTAs this week, focusing on football only at this time.
6 days ago
Brandon Aiyuk #11 of the San Francisco 49ers breaks a tackle from Jalen Thompson #34 of the Arizona...
Amiliano Fragoso

Report: Brandon Aiyuk expected to miss 49ers OTAs amidst contract dispute

The start of 49ers OTAs this week comes with big decisions and more dominoes to fall, with Brandon Aiyuk being the first to play his hand. Reports emerged Tuesday morning that the San Francisco 49ers’ wide receiver will not be in attendance for Organized Team Activities beginning this week. Aiyuk and SF have been in […]
7 days ago
Oakland Raiders # 00 Jim Otto file photos. (Photo by James Flores/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *...
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Legendary Raiders C Jim Otto dies at 86

Legendary Oakland Raiders center Jim Otto, a Pro Football Hall of Famer, has died at the age of 86, the team announced Sunday.
8 days ago
Brock Purdy #13 of the San Francisco 49ers leads a huddle in action during a game between the San F...
Amiliano Fragoso

San Francisco 49ers release 2024 regular season schedule

The San Francisco 49ers released their 2024 regular season schedule Wednesday afternoon, with six prime-time games on the slate.
12 days ago
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - NOVEMBER 12: Wide receiver Davante Adams #17 the Las Vegas Raiders reacts after...
Frankie Cartoscelli

Las Vegas Raiders release 2024 regular season schedule

Are you ready for some football? The Las Vegas Raiders have released the 2024 regular season schedule. Check it out here!
12 days ago
Outside linebacker Aldon Smith #99 and teammate nose tackle Glenn Dorsey #90 of the San Francisco 4...
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Former 49ers OLB Aldon Smith details his struggles during his playing career

Former 49ers OLB Aldon Smith joined the Drive Guys Wednesday to talk about the 2024 Dwight Clark Legacy Series and all the event entails.
12 days ago
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy walks the sidelines before the MLB baseball game betwee...
Amiliano Fragoso

Watch: Brock Purdy throws out first pitch at Giants game Tuesday

San Francisco 49ers QB Brock Purdy threw out the first pitch at the SF Giants' game Tuesday, delivering some high heat on the mound.
13 days ago
SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 24: A fan dressed as Santa Claus in the stands during the second...
Frankie Cartoscelli

NFL to air Christmas Day games on Netflix

The NFL and streaming giant Netflix have reportedly reached a three-year deal to broadcast football games on Christmas Day.
13 days ago
Chris Hubbard #66 of the Tennessee Titans during the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Nissan Sta...
Amiliano Fragoso

San Francisco 49ers sign OL Chris Hubbard to one-year deal

Reports emerged Tuesday that the San Francisco 49ers were signing veteran OL Chris Hubbard to a one-year deal.
14 days ago
Fred Warner #54 of the San Francisco 49ers runs onto the field for their game against the Detroit L...
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49ers open 2024 NFL season against Jets on Monday Night Football

The 49ers Week 1 matchup has typically brought fireworks, with 2024 being no different. The NFL announced Tuesday that the San Francisco 49ers will host quarterback Aaron Rodgers and the New York Jets Week 1 of the 2024 NFL regular season. SF will play NYJ as the opening Monday Night Football game of the year, […]
14 days ago
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Lamar Jackson #8 of the Baltimore Ravens speaks with Patrick Ma...
Frankie Cartoscelli

NFL Schedule Release: First games of regular season surface

As we wait for the 2024 NFL Schedule to be released, the first regular season matchups have finally been revealed.
15 days ago
DETROIT, MICHIGAN - OCTOBER 30: Aidan O'Connell #4 of the Las Vegas Raiders warms up prior to their...
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Aidan O’Connell is early leader in Raiders’ QB competition

Aidan O'Connell is in line to be the Las Vegas Raiders' QB1 this fall--but the battle isn't over with Gardner Minshew lurking.
18 days ago
AUBURN, ALABAMA - SEPTEMBER 30: Brock Bowers #19 of the Georgia Bulldogs reacts after scoring the g...
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Las Vegas Raiders sign first-round pick Brock Bowers, others

The Las Vegas Raiders have signed first-round pick Brock Bowers and five other draft picks to contracts for the 2024 season.
18 days ago
Brock Purdy #13 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts after a 42-10 victory against the Dallas Cowboys ...
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Alex Smith calls Brock Purdy the ‘real deal’ entering Year 3 in the NFL

Alex Smith joined The Drive Guys Thursday to discuss the Dwight Clark Legacy Series and the current state of the 49ers' 2024 roster.
18 days ago
Brock Purdy #13 (L) of the San Francisco 49ers hands the ball off to Christian McCaffrey #23 during...
Amiliano Fragoso

49ers Depth Chart: Where does the 90-man roster stand?

Where does the San Francisco 49ers' 90-man roster currently stand? Let's dive into the depth chart as the offseason rolls on.
19 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO - OCTOBER 6: Cornerback Jimmy Johnson #37 of the San Francisco 49ers returns an inter...
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Pro Football Hall of Fame CB Jimmy Johnson dies at 86

Pro Football Hall of Famer Jimmy Johnson, a lockdown cornerback who spent his entire 16-year career with the San Francisco 49ers, died on Wednesday evening, his family announced. He was 86.
19 days ago
Kansas Jayhawks offensive lineman Dominick Puni (67) blocks during a college football game against ...
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49ers rookie Dominick Puni has ‘no problem’ playing at guard in the NFL

Dominick Puni seems to be living up to the versatile moniker, telling Kay Adams Wednesday that he will play anywhere on the 49ers' O-Line.
20 days ago
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Jeff Garcia says there ‘is no ceiling’ for 49ers QB Brock Purdy

Former San Francisco 49ers QB Jeff Garcia joined The Drive Guys to talk about Brock Purdy's start to his career & much more.
20 days ago
Andrus Peat #75 of the New Orleans Saints lines up on the line of scrimmage during the first half o...
Amiliano Fragoso

Reports: Raiders set to sign former Pro Bowl OL Andrus Peat

Reports Monday stated that the Raiders signed OL Andrus Peat, giving coach Antonio Pierce more depth on the offensive line.
21 days ago
Brandon Aiyuk #11 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates with Deebo Samuel #19 after catching a touc...
Amiliano Fragoso

John Lynch says 49ers are past trade talks for Deebo Samuel, Brandon Aiyuk

49ers general manager John Lynch put to bed trade rumors for both Deebo Samuel and Brandon Aiyuk last week on The Pat McAfee Show.
21 days ago
INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA - NOVEMBER 12: Jalen Guyton #15 of the Los Angeles Chargers celebrates a touc...
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Las Vegas Raiders sign free agent WR Jalen Guyton

The Las Vegas Raiders signed free agent wide receiver Jalen Guyton on Monday morning, per ESPN's Adam Schefter.
22 days ago
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - DECEMBER 17: Deebo Samuel #19 of the San Francisco 49ers takes to the field pri...
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Return of the Empire: Filling out the 49ers roster in the 2024 NFL Draft

Return of the Empire is back, recapping the 49ers 2024 draft class and where each player could fit in on the roster now and beyond.
22 days ago