Injuries catching up to 49ers as playoffs approach

Nobody can dispute the incredible fortune that came the 49ers’ way last Sunday. Not only did they take care of…

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49ers hope extra week allows Justin Smith to return

The 49ers’ defense is that much more stingy with Justin Smith on the field. Anyone in his own locker room…

6 years ago

Ray Lewis prepares for ‘last ride’ vs Colts

There’s no telling how effective Ray Lewis will be today against the Indianapolis Colts after missing 12 weeks with a…

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Rookie QBs battle in opening round of NFC playoffs

The Washington Redskins mortgaged their future last year to trade up and take Robert Griffin III with the No. 2…

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Child predator pleads not guilty to lewd act at Colma Christmas tree lot

Last month, a horrified mother caught a child predator exposing himself to her 6-year-old daughter at a Christmas tree lot…

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Luis Buòuel’s edgy ‘Tristana’ worth revisiting

Spanish filmmaker Luis Buñuel is back on the slate of revived oldies, and “Tristana,” his 1970 drama about a vengeful…

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‘Zero Dark Thirty’ adds up to best film of 2012

“Zero Dark Thirty” is extraordinary not because it’s about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, but because Oscar-winning director Kathryn…

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Ten great new pop music acts of 2013

Readers of The San Francisco Examiner’s entertainment pages already have been introduced to some of 2013’s soon-to-be-huge pop music artists,…

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