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Robert Saleh. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

49ers D-coordinator doesn’t mind giving up high completion rating — plus notes on NaVorro Bowman, Reuben Foster

49ers Defensive coordinator Robert Saleh wasn’t thrilled that his group allowed the…

 

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vance McDonald (89) carries the ball down the field for a touchdown against the Houston Texans at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on August 14, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

49ers trade favorite of previous regime, Vance McDonald

SANTA CLARA — The 49ers signed Vance McDonald to a three-year, $19.65…

 

Miami Dolphins' Xavien Howard (25) loses his balance as Pittsburgh Steelers' Le'Veon Bell takes the ball to the one yard line to help him score on the drive in the second quarter in the NFL Wild Card Playoffs on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 at Heinz Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pa. (Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/TNS)

Draymond Green co-signs fellow former Spartan comparing himself to Stephen Curry

OAKLAND — After Le'Veon Bell called himself the Stephen Curry of the NFL,…

 

Pittsburgh Steelers' Martavis Bryant (10) makes a 10-yard touchdown reception against Cincinnati Bengals' Dre Kirkpatrick (27) during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game last Saturday in Cincinnati. Bryant will have to be productive with Antonio Brown expected to miss the team's game against the Denver Broncos. (Gary Landers/AP)

Broncos vow not to make same mistake and overlook Steelers

DENVER — The Pittsburgh Steelers stagger into Denver with an ailing Ben…

Pittsburgh Steelers' Martavis Bryant (10) makes a 10-yard touchdown reception against Cincinnati Bengals' Dre Kirkpatrick (27) during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game last Saturday in Cincinnati. Bryant will have to be productive with Antonio Brown expected to miss the team's game against the Denver Broncos. (Gary Landers/AP)
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton walks the sidelines with his hand in a cast in the second half Sunday in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)

Steelers get 33-20 win over Bengals, who lose QB Dalton

CINCINNATI — Andy Dalton's right thumb hurt a bit as he came…

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton walks the sidelines with his hand in a cast in the second half Sunday in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper (89) kneels in the end zone after making a touchdown catch  against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar)

Late rally not enough as Raiders fall to Steelers 38-35

PITTSBURGH — The Oakland Raiders are no longer pushovers. The evidence came…

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper (89) kneels in the end zone after making a touchdown catch  against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar)
Oakland Raiders running back Latavius Murray (28) runs the ball past Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety Will Allen (20) in the second quarter of an NFL football game Sunday in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Raiders not ready for prime time yet

As much as the Raiders and their fans like to dream, what…

Oakland Raiders running back Latavius Murray (28) runs the ball past Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety Will Allen (20) in the second quarter of an NFL football game Sunday in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) twists away from San Francisco 49ers cornerback Tramaine Brock (26) to go for a big gain after making a catch in the second quarter  Sunday in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Exposed, scorched, (pick a word) for 49ers

PITTSBURGH — In Row 2 of the press box, Trent Baalke finally…

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) twists away from San Francisco 49ers cornerback Tramaine Brock (26) to go for a big gain after making a catch in the second quarter  Sunday in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) scrambles to pass after evading Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Arthur Moats (55) in the first quarter Sunday. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar)

49ers AWOL in Tomsula homecoming

PITTSBURGH — San Francisco coach Jim Tomsula's homecoming ended with his team…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) scrambles to pass after evading Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Arthur Moats (55) in the first quarter Sunday. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar)
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick says it's unfair that his team is repeatedly being accused of cheating. (Winslow Townson/AP)

NFL clears Patriots of headset suspicion

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The NFL says the New England Patriots had nothing…

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick says it's unfair that his team is repeatedly being accused of cheating. (Winslow Townson/AP)
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, right, talks with tight end Rob Gronkowski on the sideline during New England's 28-21 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night in Foxborough, Mass. (Stephan Savoia/AP)

Brady response: 4 TDs in win

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — It was as if Tom Brady never was away.…

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, right, talks with tight end Rob Gronkowski on the sideline during New England's 28-21 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night in Foxborough, Mass. (Stephan Savoia/AP)
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin watches from the sideline during Thursday's game against the New England Patriots. (Charles Krupa/AP)

What now? Steelers hear radio interference

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — What else would you expect at the home of…

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin watches from the sideline during Thursday's game against the New England Patriots. (Charles Krupa/AP)
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson was injured in the first quarter of an exhibition game against the Steelers on Sunday. (AP Photo/Vincent Pugliese)

Nelson hurt as Packers fall to Steelers 24-19

PITTSBURGH — Jordy Nelson caught the ball, spun and prepared to dart…

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson was injured in the first quarter of an exhibition game against the Steelers on Sunday. (AP Photo/Vincent Pugliese)
Marcio Jose Hernandez/APOakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor passes against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Oakland on Sunday.

Oakland Raiders beat Steelers 21-18 for rare post-bye win

Terrelle Pryor took the opening snap of the game, put the ball…

Marcio Jose Hernandez/APOakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor passes against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Oakland on Sunday.
Kyle Rivas/Getty ImagesDenarius Moore and the Raiders will be looking to snap a streak of 10 straight losses after a bye week against the Steelers on Sunday.

Raiders look for rare post-bye win vs. Steelers

OAKLAND -- The Pittsburgh Steelers returned home from London three weeks ago…

Kyle Rivas/Getty ImagesDenarius Moore and the Raiders will be looking to snap a streak of 10 straight losses after a bye week against the Steelers on Sunday.

Sims hoping to drag down Steelers QB Roethlisberger

ALAMEDA -- Raiders defensive tackle Pat Sims knows how difficult it is…

U.S. Presswire File PhotoRolando McClain might have to sit Sunday's game against the Steelers out because of a concussion.

Raiders in desperate need of a turnaround

The Pittsburgh Steelers will have a banged-up defense when they travel to…

U.S. Presswire File PhotoRolando McClain might have to sit Sunday's game against the Steelers out because of a concussion.