Jarryd Hayne

Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry also provides the by far most value per buck in the league. (Ben Margot/AP)

As money player, Curry is in league of his own

We all know about the cold-blooded 3-pointers, killer cross-overs and ridiculous circus…

 

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Tomsula yells during the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Santa Clara on Sunday. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

49ers drama: Tomsula, Guido, Hayne

Why was Al Guido talking to Jay Feely? Jim Tomsula wasn’t really…

 

After several rough performances, the 49ers have decided to bench Colin Kaepernick and start backup Blaine Gabbert. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File)

QB change, trade — putrid 49ers look bound for 2-14

The 49ers have tried like heck to avoid the r-word this season…

 

49ers running back Jarryd Hayne (38) before an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Hayne release: His gain, 49ers’ loss

Jarryd Hayne was one of the few good stories in Santa Clara…

49ers running back Jarryd Hayne (38) before an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews, top, sacks 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick during the  game on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Chime in with Matthews: 49ers reek

By the third quarter, swaths of red seats already were empty, just…

Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews, top, sacks 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick during the  game on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
49ers running back Jarryd Hayne, right, tries to evade Steelers linebacker Vince Williams on one of his few touches during Sunday’s 43-13 loss to Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Hayne’s waning role terrifies Aussies

The role of 49ers’ rookie Jarryd Hayne has been a secret almost…

49ers running back Jarryd Hayne, right, tries to evade Steelers linebacker Vince Williams on one of his few touches during Sunday’s 43-13 loss to Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)
San Francisco 49ers running back Jarryd Hayne drops a punt return during an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings in Santa Clara on Monday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Jarryd Hayne calls fumbled punt disappointing in NFL debut

SANTA CLARA — Jarryd Hayne recalls his forgettable debut in what is…

San Francisco 49ers running back Jarryd Hayne drops a punt return during an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings in Santa Clara on Monday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh shouts from the sideline in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. Michigan won 35-7. (Tony Ding/AP)

Harbaugh’s temper in mid-season form

Jim Harbaugh won his home debut as Michigan’s football coach Saturday, but,…

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh shouts from the sideline in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. Michigan won 35-7. (Tony Ding/AP)
San Francisco 49ers running back Jarryd Hayne (38) runs past San Diego Chargers linebacker Chi Chi Ariguzo, bottom, cornerback Richard Crawford (35) and defensive back Adrian Phillips, rear, during the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. (Tony Avelar/AP)

Hayne Plane’s status is up in the air

If Australian smash hit Jarryd Hayne isn’t in a 49ers uniform Monday…

San Francisco 49ers running back Jarryd Hayne (38) runs past San Diego Chargers linebacker Chi Chi Ariguzo, bottom, cornerback Richard Crawford (35) and defensive back Adrian Phillips, rear, during the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. (Tony Avelar/AP)
49ers running back Jarryd Hayne wanted to play football, the American kind. His dream came true. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Let Hayne plane take flight

For now, it’s playing as a fairy tale, a buzzy, fuzzy feelgood…

49ers running back Jarryd Hayne wanted to play football, the American kind. His dream came true. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
49ers’ rookie Jarryd Hayne came out of nowhere to earn a roster spot. (Tony Avelar/AP)

Oi Oi Oi, Hayne makes 49ers’ cut

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Jarryd Hayne made his way to the San…

49ers’ rookie Jarryd Hayne came out of nowhere to earn a roster spot. (Tony Avelar/AP)
Athletics third base coach Mike Gallego, right, was fired under some curious circumstances Monday. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

In Gallego, A’s find their scapegoat

Oh, so he was the problem all this time. You know, Athletics…

Athletics third base coach Mike Gallego, right, was fired under some curious circumstances Monday. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
Former professional rugby player Jarryd Hayne had another breakout game for the 49ers on Sunday.  (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Hayne plane makes more believers

Insane for Hayne? If 49ers fans weren’t already, maybe they should be…

Former professional rugby player Jarryd Hayne had another breakout game for the 49ers on Sunday.  (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman (53) against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of a preseason game in Santa Clara, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Here’s to Bowman, Hayne, health

There was significant acreage, if he wanted, for one of his mad…

San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman (53) against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of a preseason game in Santa Clara, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
The 49ers' Jarryd Hayne finished with 120 total yards in Saturday's preseason game against Houston Texans. (Patric Schneider/AP)

No worries, mate

In America’s ongoing fascination with all things Aussie, which involve too many…

The 49ers' Jarryd Hayne finished with 120 total yards in Saturday's preseason game against Houston Texans. (Patric Schneider/AP)
49ers' Jarryd Hayne runs against the Houston Texans during the first half of an preseason game Saturday. (AP Photo/Patric Schneider)

Let the Hayne Hype begin

Even a day later, hype surrounded Jarryd Hayne’s impressive first NFL action…

49ers' Jarryd Hayne runs against the Houston Texans during the first half of an preseason game Saturday. (AP Photo/Patric Schneider)
AP PHOTO/BOB DONNAN/POOL PHOTO VIA AP

Warriors’ bigs have met their match

Anyone seen Andrew Bogut lately? Where are you, Harrison Barnes? Hellooooo, Draymond…

AP PHOTO/BOB DONNAN/POOL PHOTO VIA AP
Tim Hales/ap file photoIn this 2007 file photo

Australian rugby star Hayne signs 3-year deal with 49ers

SAN FRANCISCO — Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne is getting his shot…

Tim Hales/ap file photoIn this 2007 file photo