Amiliano Fragoso

Amiliano "Amil" Fragoso is our newest staff writer/editor for Sactown Sports 1140, focusing on the NFL. Amil recently moved back home to Sacramento after spending the last four years in Phoenix getting his degree from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communications, earning Hearst and SPJ accolades for his writing. A native of Sacramento, Amil graduated from Del Oro High School where he first found his passion for sports journalism as the sports anchor during morning news broadcasts. Before coming home, Amil spent time working for New York-based Mediaite as their only sports media writer on staff. He also worked for Bonneville Phoenix as a board operator, primarily for KTAR News 92.3 FM. An avid Kings and Raiders fan, Amil is excited to be back in the state capitol covering the teams he grew up watching and cheering for.

Return of the Empire: Bring on the Dallas Cowboys

In the latest episode of the Return of the Empire podcast, Nate and Amil preview the upcoming matchup between the 49ers and Dallas Cowboys.
2 hours ago

49ers CB Charvarius Ward added to injury report Wednesday

49ers CB Charvarius Ward is the latest to be added to the injury report Wednesday, dealing with a lingering heel issue.
3 hours ago

Aaron Rodgers says he’s a fan of Brock Purdy on recent podcast

QB Brock Purdy has a fan in Aaron Rodgers, with the Jets QB giving very high praise to the young gunslinger on the west coast.
5 hours ago

How Arik Armstead is paving his own lane in the social media landscape

Arik Armstead is a man of many talents, starting his own podcast recently. He shared how that came about with Sactown Sports recently.
8 hours ago

McCaffrey reveals Brandon Aiyuk was in tears over missing Week 3

49ers WR Brandon Aiyuk had a career day in Week 4, wanting to make up for missing his first game since his rookie season a week prior.
1 day ago

Kyle Shanahan says Samuel, Mitchell, Jennings are day-to-day

Kyle Shanahan revealed minimal injuries for the roster Monday, with only a few key players dealing with nagging issues that are day-to-day.
2 days ago

McCaffrey makes history, Purdy delivers as 49ers dominate Cardinals to go 4-0

Christian McCaffrey was electric, Brock Purdy was efficient, and the 49ers defense came up clutch when it matter most in Week 4's win.
3 days ago

Deebo Samuel ACTIVE for Week 4 vs. Cardinals

Despite being held out of practice all week, Deebo Samuel will indeed suit up for Week 4’s clash with the Arizona Cardinals. The San Francisco 49ers have officially listed the star wide receiver as active for Sunday’s game. The news gives the Red & Gold their two starting wideouts, with Brandon Aiyuk (shoulder) also cleared […]
3 days ago

How to watch 49ers v. Cardinals Week 4: TV Channel, start time

The 49ers host the Cardinals in a Week 4 matchup that could cement further superiority in the NFC West. Here's how you can watch it.
4 days ago

Deebo Samuel QUESTIONABLE for Week 4 vs. Cardinals

49ers WR Deebo Samuel may not play in Week 4, listed as questionable with rib and knee injuries Friday.
5 days ago

Steve Wilks says ‘sky is the limit’ for the 49ers defense this season

Steve Wilks isn't satisfied with his defense after the first three weeks, seeing potential that could be unmatched this season.
6 days ago

Deebo Samuel skips out on practice for second-straight day; Greenlaw returns

Deebo Samuel missed the second day of 49ers practice Thursday, still battling rib and knee injuries entering Week 4.
6 days ago

Kyle Shanahan ‘very grateful’ for contract extension with 49ers

Kyle Shanahan is forever grateful to the 49ers organization for giving him a chance to be a head coach in the NFL.
6 days ago

Deebo Samuel set to miss Wednesday practice with lingering injuries

Deebo Samuel is one of a few 49ers expected to miss practice Wednesday, casting doubt on his availability for Week 4's clash with Arizona.
7 days ago

49ers re-sign RB Jeremy McNichols to the practice squad Tuesday

The 49ers added RB Jeremy McNichols to their practice squad, opening the door for another move down the line.
7 days ago

Brandon Aiyuk ‘can’t wait’ to be back on the field after Deebo’s big Week 3

Brandon Aiyuk was fired up for Deebo Samuel on Thursday Night, eager as ever to be back on the field with his friend for the 49ers.
8 days ago

Brandon Aiyuk back at practice Monday; Samuel, Greenlaw held out

WR Brandon Aiyuk was present at 49ers practice Monday, meaning his shoulder injury is trending in the right direction.
9 days ago

3 Biggest surprises of the 2023 NFL season through Week 3

The Dolphins could go all the way? The Arizona Cardinals are good? Here are some of the biggest surprises so far in the 2023 NFL season.
9 days ago

Kyle Shanahan: Deebo Samuel cleared of rib injury in Thursday’s win

Kyle Shanahan gave an update on Deebo Samuel's health Friday, clearing tests of any significant rib injury from Thursday's game.
12 days ago

49ers announce contract extensions for Kyle Shanahan, John Lynch

The San Francisco 49ers announced Friday the contract extensions of head coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch.
12 days ago

Brock Purdy left with ‘bad taste’ in his mouth despite Week 3 win

Brock Purdy threw for a career high in passing yards Thursday night, but is still left disappointed at opportunities missed in Week 3.
12 days ago

McCaffrey makes history as 49ers win sloppy Thursday Night game over Giants

The San Francisco 49ers are 3-0 to start 2023, beating the New York Giants 30-12 on Thursday Night Football.
13 days ago

How to watch 49ers v. Giants on Thursday Night Football

The 49ers and Giants will square off under the national lights of Thursday Night Football. Here's how you can catch the action.
13 days ago

Return of the Empire: 49ers 2-0 heading into Thursday Night Football

On the latest edition of Return of the Empire, a 49ers podcast, Amil and Nate recap Week 2 before previewing Thursday Night Football.
14 days ago