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Niners not overlooking lowly Jags

LONDON -- The 49ers have no doubt that the Jacksonville Jaguars can…

DAVE SHOPLAND/NFL UKCoach Jim Harbaugh

49ers treating overseas trip like any other business trip

Hertfordshire, England might as well be Santa Clara. The 49ers' approach to…

DAVE SHOPLAND/NFL UKCoach Jim Harbaugh

Cal-OSHA reopens investigation of 49ers stadium death

State labor officials have reopened an investigation into a deadly construction accident…

Sam Greenwood/Getty ImagesChad Henne has thrown for more than 300 yards in two straight games

Jaguars will stick with QB Chad Henne against 49ers

Chad Henne will start at quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars against the…

Sam Greenwood/Getty ImagesChad Henne has thrown for more than 300 yards in two straight games
Young prom attendees get a red carpet welcome from the 49ers at the prom at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco. It is the first prom since the hospital moved to its new Mission Bay location on February 1. From left to right: Dillon Ferrell

Long travel nothing new for 49ers

The 49ers sure do travel well, and it's hardly by accident. Just…

Young prom attendees get a red carpet welcome from the 49ers at the prom at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco. It is the first prom since the hospital moved to its new Mission Bay location on February 1. From left to right: Dillon Ferrell
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesQuarterback Colin Kaepernick led the Niners to a big win Sunday

Niners touch down in London

One day removed from throttling the Tennessee Titans 31-17 in Nashville, the…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesQuarterback Colin Kaepernick led the Niners to a big win Sunday
Mark Zaleski/apThe first ‘Kaepernicking’ in quite some time occurred Sunday when Niners QB Colin Kaepernick broke off a 20-yard touchdown run.

Kaepernick puts it all together against Titans

With revenge on his mind, Colin Kaepernick put together his most complete…

Mark Zaleski/apThe first ‘Kaepernicking’ in quite some time occurred Sunday when Niners QB Colin Kaepernick broke off a 20-yard touchdown run.
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photosUnexpected contributions from players like Tramaine Brock

49ers defense digs in

Aldon Smith could be out for the rest of the 2013 season.…

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photosUnexpected contributions from players like Tramaine Brock
AP file photoTitans QB Jake Locker sprained both his right hip and knee Sept. 29

Titans reportedly will start QB Locker against 49ers

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- Jake Locker will start at quarterback for the Tennessee Titans…

AP file photoTitans QB Jake Locker sprained both his right hip and knee Sept. 29
Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)

49ers LB Patrick Willis to play through pain again

The pain Patrick Willis is feeling in his groin is not enough…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)

49ers players, coaches hurting after medical director’s death

Niners coaches and players said they were shocked and saddened to hear…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)

49ers are back to their turnover-creating ways

The 49ers are back to their old ball-hawking ways. Among the biggest…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)
Kathy Willens/ap file photoPeyton Manning will likely pass Brett Favre’s record for most career touchdown passes tonight

49ers cornerback Wright steps on practice field for first time

Eric Wright was joined by a handful of players who were able…

Kathy Willens/ap file photoPeyton Manning will likely pass Brett Favre’s record for most career touchdown passes tonight
Brian Bahr/2013 Getty Images file photoVernon Davis (85) and the 49ers seemed destined to meet the NFC West rival Seahawks in the playoffs at some point.

Upcoming stretch will unveil 49ers’ true colors

With more than one-third of the NFL season in the rear-view mirror,…

Brian Bahr/2013 Getty Images file photoVernon Davis (85) and the 49ers seemed destined to meet the NFC West rival Seahawks in the playoffs at some point.
Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)

Balanced offense leading to wins for Niners

One decisive 18-play drive told the story of San Francisco’s successful day…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)
John Froschauer/apIf 49ers defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey is out for any extended period of time

Mounting injuries a cause for concern on 49ers’ defensive line

With back-to-back division wins, the 49ers appear to be regaining their identity.…

John Froschauer/apIf 49ers defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey is out for any extended period of time
Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)

49ers prepare for new-look Cardinals in NFC West

The 49ers usually have a nice familiarity with their NFC West foes.…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APNiners tight end Vernon Davis finished with a career-high 180 yards receiving against the Cardinals on Sunday.

Monster game from Vernon Davis lifts 49ers past Cardinals

Everybody on the San Francisco 49ers understood the plan perfectly: Get the…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APNiners tight end Vernon Davis finished with a career-high 180 yards receiving against the Cardinals on Sunday.
Jeff Chiu/APGiants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is a big reason the Giants have the best record in baseball.

Pryor, Kaepernick heading in opposite directions

The Bay Area’s two NFL quarterbacks, Terrelle Pryor with the Raiders and…

Jeff Chiu/APGiants left-hander Madison Bumgarner is a big reason the Giants have the best record in baseball.
Tom Dahlin/Getty ImagesMcLeod Bethel-Thompson #4 of the Minnesota Vikings warms up during an NFL preseason game against the Houston Texans at Mall of America Field

Niners claim former Balboa QB Bethel-Thompson

The 49ers claimed quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson off waivers and released journeyman backup…

Tom Dahlin/Getty ImagesMcLeod Bethel-Thompson #4 of the Minnesota Vikings warms up during an NFL preseason game against the Houston Texans at Mall of America Field