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Santa Clara changes Kap, looks worse than ever

Some alleged experts promised instant improvement for the Santa Clara offense with…

 

#BoycottNFL is an idea whose time has come

It was dumbarrassment as usual on the first Sunday of the NFL…

 

Ready or not, here comes Chip

The Chip Kelly era in Santa Clara is set to begin. The…

 

Nothing would be finer than Prescott as a Niner

While Balls wonders if the 49ers’ quarterback situation is the worst since…

Last last, USF great Stanfel gets his due

Former 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo and Raiders renegade quarterback Ken Stabler were…

A’s, Giants need to bury egos, give peace a chance

It’s less than two weeks before the non-waiver trade deadline. One team…

Attacks on Bonds are without moral authority

“New Bonds is the same old phony,” Balls, April 24 Attacks on…

Despite loss, Warriors still in driver’s seat

Here’s Balls’ take on the Warriors’ 97-96 loss to the Houston Rockets…

Best to sit Curry, discourage dirty Houston Rockets

The first games of playoff series are supposed to be statement games,…

Joyless Jordanaires are no match for Warriors’ fun bunch

Now that the Warriors have done the utterly unthinkable, the darn near…

Manning leaves legacy of greatness, doubt

Peyton Manning made another smart audible on Monday. The old quarterback finally…

Durant rumors gain momentum

The thought of Kevin Durant in a Warriors’ uniform is as complicated…

Memo to Super Bowl Week: Wake Up!

Three days before Super Bowl 50, it’s almost time to panic. The…

Joe Cool to Joe Code: Montana rides tech wave

The NFL has big plans for technology in the future, and guess…

One more mausoleum season won’t placate Raider Nation

The future of the Raiders has turned into a leverage game and,…

Better to play in big game than host

By all accounts, the Super Bowl 50 celebration is off to a…

It’s your show, San Francisco … until Game Day

So Super Bowl 50 is finally here. Wait, no, Super Bowl 50…

San Antonio, London … Raiders headed elsewhere

While Raiders fans search for clues about the future whereabouts of their…

Champions, superheroes … and Jed York

It was a very, very good year for Steph and the boys,…

Gabbert or Kap, Results the Same

DETROIT — 49ers general manager Trent Baalke was on hand at Ford…