Richard Sherman

San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch addresses the media at Levi's Stadium on July 25, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch addresses the media at Levi's Stadium on July 25, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Malcolm Smith, Richard Sherman good for Week 1 against a talented Vikings offense

SANTA CLARA -- San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh said that…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Kolsky: Bold predictions for a new NFL season

The NFL season is just around the corner, so it’s time to…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Mark Nzeocha catches a ball during an individual drill on August 23, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers trade linebacker Eli Harold to Detroit Lions; Mark Nzeocha to start

SANTA CLARA -- Last week, a German television crew paid a visit…

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Mark Nzeocha catches a ball during an individual drill on August 23, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

New tackling rule troubling for Richard Sherman, San Francisco 49ers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — The San…

Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Julian Taylor, seen here practicing at training camp on August 5, 2018, has made a big impact, playing start-to-finish in the preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys. He should make the 53-man roster. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Projecting the 53-man roster for the San Francisco 49ers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — The San…

San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Julian Taylor, seen here practicing at training camp on August 5, 2018, has made a big impact, playing start-to-finish in the preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys. He should make the 53-man roster. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon (28) leans forward on a rush against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: Jerick McKinnon goes down with knee injury

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The…

San Francisco 49ers running back Jerick McKinnon (28) leans forward on a rush against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Chris Gonzalez practices on his first day with the San Francisco 49ers on August 5, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers won’t have Joshua Garnett, Richard Sherman for preseason opener against Dallas due to injury

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The day before training camp began, San Francisco…

Chris Gonzalez practices on his first day with the San Francisco 49ers on August 5, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Camp Notebook: Richard Sherman comes up lame with hamstring issue

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San…

Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers first day of training camp in 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Training Camp: Richard Sherman, Adrien Colbert come up with interceptions

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Sunday…

Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers first day of training camp in 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
49ers linebacker Reuben Foster has raw, undeniable talent. But how much are his on-field skills shaping personal matters away from the gridiron? (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster opens up to media after offseason legal troubles

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Reuben…

49ers linebacker Reuben Foster has raw, undeniable talent. But how much are his on-field skills shaping personal matters away from the gridiron? (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Defensive backs shine during San Francisco 49ers first practice of training camp as Richard Sherman hits the field

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- When safety Adrian Colbert walked into the San…

Richard Sherman warms up during the San Francisco 49ers' first day of training camp on July 27, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman addresses the media on July 25, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Richard Sherman ready to educate young 49ers defensive backs as training camp dawns

SANTA CLARA — As cornerback Richard Sherman rehabbed at home from an…

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman addresses the media on July 25, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch addresses the media on July 25, 2018 at Levi's Stadium. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers open camp with a healthy Richard Sherman, but Malcolm Smith is on the NFI list

SANTA CLARA, Calif.— As the San Francisco 49ers reported to training camp…

San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch addresses the media on July 25, 2018 at Levi's Stadium. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Golden State Warriors center JaVale McGee (1) scores a basket against the Houston Rockets during Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on May 20, 2018.(Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Three takeaways from Golden State Warriors center JaVale McGee’s JugLife celebrity softball event

Oakland — With two outs in the top of the second inning,…

Golden State Warriors center JaVale McGee (1) scores a basket against the Houston Rockets during Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on May 20, 2018.(Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
It may be too early to worry about the Giants' offensive woes, but the front office built a team that can’t afford a slow start. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

State of the Sports Union: April brings it all

We are hitting my favorite spot in the calendar. With the rancid…

It may be too early to worry about the Giants' offensive woes, but the front office built a team that can’t afford a slow start. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman is smarter than the average human, so negotiating his own deal makes sense. But most people are not like Sherman. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Richard Sherman is not representing a fool

There’s an old adage in the legal profession, occasionally attributed to Abraham…

Richard Sherman is smarter than the average human, so negotiating his own deal makes sense. But most people are not like Sherman. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Richard Sherman had plenty to say in his first remarks as a 49er at Levi’s Stadium on Tuesday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Richard Sherman, the new voice of the 49ers

SANTA CLARA — He knows the inherent risks of his deal. He…

Richard Sherman had plenty to say in his first remarks as a 49er at Levi’s Stadium on Tuesday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Carlos Hyde is gone after signing with the Cleveland Browns on Wednesday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

There’s been no shortage of madness this March

Get your Boss Buttons ready, day-jobbers … It’s that thrilling time of…

Carlos Hyde is gone after signing with the Cleveland Browns on Wednesday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Minnesota Vikings kicker Blair Walsh (3) reacts after missing a field goal during the second half  against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Shank you! Seahawks advance

MINNEAPOLIS — Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks needed more than three…

Minnesota Vikings kicker Blair Walsh (3) reacts after missing a field goal during the second half  against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)