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.

49ers Weekend Training Camp Recap: Arm Fatigue Confirmed For Trey Lance

The San Francisco 49ers are heading into their final week of preparation before their first preseason game against the Green Bay Packers Friday. With the team off Monday, now is a good time to recap the weekend out in Santa Clara as the Red & Gold finish up training camp and head into regular practice. There […]
11 hours ago

Jaguars Writer Demetrius Harvey Joins “Cattles & Ramie” To Discuss Loss To Raiders

At the Hall of Fame game in Canton, Ohio, the Raiders defeated the Jaguars 27-11 to kick off the 2022 NFL season. Well not really, but it was the first game played in the new calendar year so that’s something. Regardless, Jaguars beat writer Demetrius Harvey joined Cattles & Ramie Friday to discuss the Jags’ loss to the Las […]
13 hours ago

Sacramento Republic FC v. Rio Grande Valley FC

What a difference a few weeks can be for the Quails. After only getting two points in four matches to kick off the month of July, Sacramento Republic FC have gone on a three-match win streak over the past week, now heading back to Health Heart Park for their match against Rio Grande Valley FC […]
3 days ago

Composed Trey Lance & Unstoppable Brandon Aiyuk: 3 Takeaways From Day 8 of 49ers Training Camp

San Francisco 49ers training camp is back for the second week as the Red & Gold hit the practice field Friday morning. The Bay Area team practiced in front of another packed crowd of faithful, sporting pads once again as the team ramps up for an intense weekend of practice. The standout of the day goes […]
3 days ago

49ers WR Marcus Johnson In Concussion Protocol After Fred Warner Cheap Shot, Says Kyle Shanahan

Tuesday’s fight between San Francisco 49ers players Fred Warner and Brandon Aiyuk has left a few ramifications for the team, according to head coach Kyle Shanahan Friday morning. Shanahan informed the media prior to practice that wide receiver Marcus Johnson has been placed in concussion protocol after sustaining a hit by Warner during Tuesday’s training […]
4 days ago

The 3 Biggest Standouts From 49ers Camp Thus Far

We’re officially more than a week into 49ers training camp and while all the focus has been on Trey Lance and Deebo Samuel’s contract extension, there are players on both sides of the ball, that have stood out moreso during the first week of practice. Here are three players that have stood out in Santa […]
4 days ago

Aiyuk Continues To Show Out: 3 Takeaways From Day 7 of 49ers Training Camp

San Francisco 49ers training camp is back for the second week as the Red & Gold hit the practice field Wednesday morning. The Bay Area team practiced in front of another packed crowd of faithful but didn’t wear pads today as the team heads into a day off Thursday. Wednesday’s practice was a lot less […]
5 days ago

Sacramento Republic FC v. New Mexico United Preview

Coming off consecutive victories for the first time since June, Sacramento Republic FC now travel to Albuquerque to take on New Mexico United Wednesday. Off the heels of their historic U.S. Open Cup Semifinal win against MLS side Sporting Kansas City, the Republic need to build on that moment and they did, defeating Charleston Battery, […]
6 days ago

Rookies Continue To Ball Out: 3 Takeaways From Day 6 of 49ers Training Camp

San Francisco 49ers training camp is back for the second week as the Red & Gold hit the practice field Tuesday morning. The Bay Area team practiced in front of another packed crowd of faithful, sporting pads once again as the team ramps up for the upcoming season. Wednesday’s practice was a spicy one, with […]
6 days ago

Brandon Aiyuk Gets Into Scuffle With Fred Warner At 49ers Training Camp

Well, this is certainly a headline I didn’t expect to write. During Tuesday’s practice at the San Francisco 49ers training camp, two starters got into it after a bit of chirpiness. The two players: wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk and defensive captain Fred Warner. The initial scrum happened after Warner and the linebacker group swiped at […]
6 days ago

Deebo Samuel Is Back! Three Takeaways From the Start of Week 2 At 49ers Training Camp

San Francisco 49ers training camp is back for the second week as the Red & Gold hit the practice field Monday morning. The Bay Area team practiced in front of another packed crowd of faithful, sporting pads for the first time in training camp this season. The big news of the day was, obviously, the […]
7 days ago

Oakland A’s Pitchers Frankie Montas & Lou Trivino Traded To The New York Yankees

The Oakland Athletics traded right-handed pitchers Frankie Montas and Lou Trivino to the New York Yankees for minor league prospects, first reported by YES Network’s Jack Curry Monday and confirmed by the Oakland A’s. The A’s received minor league prospects Ken Waldichuk, J.P. Sears, Luis Medina and Cooper Bowman in exchange for the Montas and […]
7 days ago

Deshaun Watson Suspended For 6 Games, Reports Say

Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson is expected to serve a six-game suspension, according to ESPN reports Monday. The ruling came from the NFL and NFL Players Association’s jointly appointed disciplinary officer, Sue L. Robinson, Monday after hearing arguments from Watson’s camp and the NFL’s earlier in the summer. “Robinson’s comprehensive 15-page conclusion stated that though […]
8 days ago

Deebo Samuel Signs 3-Year, $73.5 Million Contract Extension With The 49ers

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the San Francisco 49ers and All-Pro wide receiver Deebo Samuel have agreed to a contract extension Sunday that keeps him in the Bay for several years to come. The reported deal is three years, $71.5 million which goes up to $73.5 million. $58.1 million of that money is […]
8 days ago

Sacramento Republic FC v. Charleston Battery Preview

Coming off the biggest win in the club’s history Wednesday night, Sacramento Republic FC return to USL play this weekend when they travel to South Carolina to take on Charleston Battery. Booking their ticket to the U.S. Open Cup final, the Republic took down MLS side Sporting Kansas City on penalty kicks, 5-4, sending Heart […]
10 days ago

UFC 277 Preview & Predictions

As Bruce Buffer would say: “It’s TIME” fight fans, for UFC 277. This Saturday’s fight card is the first time the UFC has returned to Dallas, Texas in over four years and it’s sure to be a banger from top-to-bottom. Two title fights, including the rematch of Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes should be enough […]
10 days ago

Best Bay Area Roster in Years? 3 Takeaways From Day 3 of 49ers Training Camp Practice

San Francisco 49ers training camp is back for day 3 as the Red & Gold hit the practice field Friday morning. The Bay Area team practiced in front of another packed crowd of faithful, sporting only practice jerseys and helmets before putting the pads on starting Monday, Aug. 1. The day started with head coach […]
10 days ago

Arik Armstead Sprains MCL, Out For Rest Of Training Camp

The injury bug has hit the San Francisco 49ers early this year. Defensive tackle Arik Armstead suffered a knee sprain in Wednesday’s practice, (believed to be in the medial collateral ligament area) and will be out a few weeks, announced head coach Kyle Shanahan Friday. Armstead appeared to suffer the injury to his right knee […]
11 days ago

49ers Defensive Coordinator DeMeco Ryans Gushes Over Bosa & Defensive Unit

The second day of training camp practice has wrapped up for the San Francisco 49ers as players and coaches spoke to the media afterwards to give their thoughts on the upcoming season. Defensive coordinator DeMeco Ryans was the coach on the podium Thursday, impressed by the defensive performances his unit has put out over the […]
11 days ago

Lance-Aiyuk Connection Heating Up: 3 Takeaways From Day 2 of 49ers Training Camp Practice

San Francisco 49ers training camp is back for day 2 as the Red & Gold hit the practice field Thursday morning. The Bay Area team practiced in front of another packed crowd of faithful, sporting only practice jerseys and helmets before putting the pads on starting Monday, Aug. 1. With Jimmy Garoppolo seemingly out of […]
11 days ago

Sacramento Republic Beat Sporting KC In Penalty Thriller, Advance To U.S. Open Cup Final

The Sacramento Republic pulled off another “cupset” at Heart Health Park Wednesday night, taking down Sporting Kansas City, 5-4 on penalties, to advance to the U.S. Open Cup Finals. The Republic is the first non-MLS team to make the competition’s final since 2008, a moment that will go down in Sacramento history for years to […]
12 days ago

Rocklin Native Brandon Aiyuk Shows Maturity in Year 3 of 49ers Training Camp

The first day of training camp practice has wrapped up for the San Francisco 49ers as players and coaches spoke to the media afterwards to give their thoughts on the upcoming season. One of those players was wide receiver and Rocklin native, Brandon Aiyuk, talking to the media Wednesday for the first time since training […]
12 days ago

3 Takeaways from the First Day of Practice at 49ers Training Camp

San Francisco 49ers training camp is upon us as the Bay Area squad hit the practice field for the first time Wednesday morning. The Red & Gold practiced in front of the sold-out stands of faithful, sporting only practice jerseys and helmets before putting the pads on starting Monday, Aug. 1. The biggest storyline of […]
12 days ago

Sacramento Republic Look To Upset Another MLS Giant In Open Cup Semifinals

The time has finally come Republic fans. Sacramento Republic FC look to make history Wednesday night when they host MLS side Sporting Kansas City in the semifinals of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. This is the first time the Quails have progressed this far in the competition and the first non-MLS side in five years […]
13 days ago