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49ers win over Saints could help determine top seed in NFC playoffs

The NFC playoff picture is beginning to take shape after the 49ers…

Some good news as 49ers head to New Orleans Sunday

In four of its last five games, the San Francisco 49ers have been forced to find ways to contain three of the league’s most mobile quarterbacks.

New leaders emerge as Mission basketball ekes out tourney opener

Reports of Mission’s demise have been greatly exaggerated.

Lincoln High School heads to the playoffs

After advancing directly to the state championship last year, the Mustangs will have a regional playoff game this season

St. Ignatius opens basketball season with comfortable win

The Wildcats will face two of Eastern Washington’s best teams this weekend

Prep roundup: Lincoln wins, Riordan opens with a bang

Just like last year, they earned the crown by way of a shutout.

Athletics re-sign reliever Jake Diekman, non-tender Treinen

A’s make flurry of moves at tender deadline, keeping veteran reliever but jetisoning former All-Star

Giants non-tender popular outfielder Pillar, bring back Dickerson

San Francisco lets Kevin Pillar hit the market, but reaches an agreement with Alex Dickerson

  • Dec 2, 2019

Richard Sherman day-to-day as 49ers prepare for Saints

Veteran cornerback strained knee against Ravens, is confident he’ll play

SF Preps: Teddye Buchanan named Player of the Year

St. Ignatius two-way star named league’s player of the year

SF Preps: Lowell’s Zachary Parker medals in state XC meet

Both Lowell cross country teams make big splash at state meet in Fresno

Shanahan, 49ers come up short in potential Super Bowl preview

Questions abound after San Francisco drops second game this season on a buzzer-beating field goal

On Sports Media: Why isn’t 49ers-Ravens in a better time slot?

Niners and Ravens are darlings of the NFL, but not enough to flex them to a late afternoon game

  • Dec 1, 2019

USF Dons baseball signs 12 to National Letters of Intent

Nino Giarratano’s signing class includes two San Francisco prep stars

Jimbo Lull has career night, but Dons fall to Hawaii

Senior seven-footer nets a trio of 3-pointers, but Dons can’t get past Rainbow Warriors

Father’s teachings have fueled Jeff Wilson Jr.’s career

Relationship with father has built 49ers running back into key part of San Francisco attack

SF Preps: Lincoln wins second straight AAA championship

Ahleir Barnett’s big play carries Lincoln to Turkey Day win over Balboa

Warriors get strong defensive effort, hold late lead against Bulls

After watching a lead evaporate two nights prior, Golden State holds on against Chicago

  • Nov 28, 2019

Stuart Hall gains experience on the job in season-opening victory

New-look Knights edge Aragon on road in season opener

College soccer: Stanford men, women one step closer to College Cup

US Beach Soccer team bows out of World Cup

  • Nov 27, 2019