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Joe Staley (74) didn't practice on Wednesday,

49ers RT Trent Brown returns to practice

SANTA CLARA — CJ Beathard, who — barring catastrophe — will start…

 

General manager John Lynch made a trade on Tuesday that makes Ahkello Witherspoon, right, the top cornerback on the 49ers roster. (Courtesy Keith Allison/Flickr)

Ahkello Witherspoon embraces role as top 49ers cornerback after trade

SANTA CLARA — The 49ers front office unceremoniously got rid of another…

 

Raiders fans have earned the season they’re about to enjoy. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Raiders Nation deserves to go out with a bang

The Raiders abused a hideous team called the New York Jets on…

 

A plane flew above the stadium before the game calling for Trent Baalke’s firing. The 49ers did little to negate that possibility during their loss to the lowly New York Jets. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

The 2016 49ers: Making the unbelievable believable

March toward one-win season continues with collapse vs. Jets SANTA CLARA —…

A plane flew above the stadium before the game calling for Trent Baalke’s firing. The 49ers did little to negate that possibility during their loss to the lowly New York Jets. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) plays in the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on September 12, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

It’s time to cancel Kap drama

Now that Colin Kaepernick has mastered the quarterback position, he can share…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) plays in the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on September 12, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Blaine Gabbert (2) looks for an open receiver against the Los Angeles Rams at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on September 12, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

49ers maintain strong team chemistry despite some wishing otherwise

The highly anticipated, in some circles, unraveling of the San Francisco 49ers’…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Blaine Gabbert (2) looks for an open receiver against the Los Angeles Rams at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on September 12, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Colin Kaepernick yearns for the benefits of playing in New York — the bright lights, and proximity to his semicelebrity girlfriend. The 49ers would be wise to allow him to pursue them.  (Matt York/AP)

Kap + NYC GF = 49ers must dump him

Sometimes in this industry, you must hold your nose and plunge into…

Colin Kaepernick yearns for the benefits of playing in New York — the bright lights, and proximity to his semicelebrity girlfriend. The 49ers would be wise to allow him to pursue them.  (Matt York/AP)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, left, is sacked for a 3-yard loss by St. Louis Rams defensive tackle Michael Brockers during a game in 2015. (Tom Gannam/AP)

Kaepernick wants to be a Jet, not a 9er, report says

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick doesn't want to play in San…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, left, is sacked for a 3-yard loss by St. Louis Rams defensive tackle Michael Brockers during a game in 2015. (Tom Gannam/AP)
Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) reacts after throwing a touchdown pass to wide receiver Michael Crabtree against the New York Jets in Oakland on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Carr throws 4 TD passes to lead Raiders past Jets 34-20

OAKLAND — A year after entering November in search of their first…

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) reacts after throwing a touchdown pass to wide receiver Michael Crabtree against the New York Jets in Oakland on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Lynne Sladky/AP file photoRex Ryan

49ers' Roman could join reported new Bills coach Ryan's staff

BUFFALO, N.Y. â€" Rex Ryan is switching teams â€" not divisions â€"…

Lynne Sladky/AP file photoRex Ryan
Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP file photoEli Manning (10) and the New York Giants have lost seven consecutive games to fall to 3-9 on the season. Offensive line troubles have hurts the Giants after a 3-2 start.

Streaky nature of NFL teams puzzling

NFL coaches harp on the need for consistency. Regimen is everything. Yet…

Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP file photoEli Manning (10) and the New York Giants have lost seven consecutive games to fall to 3-9 on the season. Offensive line troubles have hurts the Giants after a 3-2 start.

Raiders lose battle of trenches in opener to Jets

ALAMEDA -- The offseason plans to beef up both lines are still…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APDerek Carr

Carr set to take reins of Raiders

Geno Smith knows exactly what Derek Carr is dealing with. First NFL…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APDerek Carr
AP Photo/Kathy WillensOakland Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater gestures while scoring on a touchdown catch on a pass from quarterback Matt McGloin during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets

Smith leads Jets to 37-27 victory over Raiders

Geno Smith did it all for the New York Jets' suddenly resurgent…

AP Photo/Kathy WillensOakland Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater gestures while scoring on a touchdown catch on a pass from quarterback Matt McGloin during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets
David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams

Tebow to sign with Patriots

Quarterback Tim Tebow will be signing with the New England Patriots and…

David Goldman/APNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in favor of adding two wild-card teams