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Kyle Shanahan’s missing playbook saga from the columnist who took it

HOUSTON — The Niners have their guys now, Kyle Shanahan as coach…

In uncertain times, Steve Kerr finds pride in NBA’s inclusiveness

The question was terribly appropriate for Steve Kerr, a man of the…

Cal hopes newest hire ushers in era of tough football, beating rivals

Berkeley isn’t Tuscaloosa, or Ann Arbor. Cal is known for academics, not…

Raiders reflect on bittersweet season

It’s the toughest day in any sport, the one after a season…

Raiders trudge forward into playoffs

You’re a Raiders fan, and you wonder what else can happen. The…

Matt McGloin inherits Raiders’ starting gig again

A little bit of a chip on his shoulder. That was Jack…

49ers are a lost franchise, it’s up to CEO to find way

Hey, Jed York, what’s the plan? That’s the issue now. No one…

Bay Area legend receives due credit

Yes, Holy Toledo! What else would we say? What else could we…

Raiders continue to soar when they need to

The decibels were building, 16, 17, 18, according to numbers on the…

Mother Nature, 49ers let down Eddie D. on his big day

It was as if Mother Nature was cackling from somewhere east of…

Christian has believers on both sidelines of 119th Big Game

Christian McCaffrey got his million yards — well, OK it was only…

Oakland Raiders submit vintage performance under Sunday night lights

“Raiddd-uhs, Raiddd-uhs.” The chant rolled through the Coliseum like it did in…

Kevin Durant was simply magnificent against Oklahoma City

This is what the Warriors wanted and the fans, Warriors Nation, if…

Golden State reminded of why you play the games

Very clever of the Warriors, trying to con the NBA into thinking…

Muffed punts & lost fumbles: What 49ers dreams are made of

The man who operates the elevator to the boxes at Levi’s Stadium…

So much happened in Game 3, all that matters: Giants stay alive

Yes, it’s an Even Year. What else needs to be said? Except…

Chargers replace Raiders as team that finds a way to lose

The Raiders could have lost — they kept moving the ball but…

Turnovers, penalties plague Niners in loss to Cardinals

The 49ers flexed their muscles Thursday night. Well, running back Carlos Hyde…

Golf world loses Arnold Palmer, ‘The King’

His triumphs, the four Masters, the British Opens, and his sporting tragedies,…

Defenseless Raiders prove change comes slowly

This is a warning to the Raiders. If you want to draw…