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Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Carl Nassib (94) tackles San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens (4) during the game on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. (Monica Herndon/Tampa Bay Times/TNS)

San Francisco 49ers lose eighth straight in Seattle in Richard Sherman’s return

During the lead-up to Richard Sherman's return to Seattle for the first…

 

San Francisco 49ers' Fred Warner (48) forces Minnesota Vikings' Dalvin Cook (33) to fumble in the second quarter on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. (Carlos Gonzalez/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)

Fred Warner’s quick adaptation gives 49ers consistency as they look to stop Seattle Seahawks

As Fred Warner lined up the defense before the final play of…

 

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman tackles Wayne Gallman Jr. of the New York Giants on Nov. 12, 2018, at Levi's Stadium. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Richard Sherman returns to Seattle for first time as 49ers-Seahawks rivalry takes new shape

Three short years ago, the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers shared…

 

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens rolls out during a drill at practice on Oct. 18, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Nick Mullens to start for 49ers against Seahawks in biggest road test yet

SANTA CLARA — Ahead of the first start of his NFL career,…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens rolls out during a drill at practice on Oct. 18, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
With injuries plaguing their secondary, the Seattle Seahawks have looked past their prime. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)

Seahawks serve as a reminder of our mortality

Neither team playing at Levi’s Stadium today will win the Super Bowl…

With injuries plaguing their secondary, the Seattle Seahawks have looked past their prime. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)
49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman holds Seahawks running back Chris Carson to no gain on a rush in the third quarter on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)

49ers realize best-case-scenario loss in Seattle

SEATTLE — In his first season as head coach of the 49ers,…

49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman holds Seahawks running back Chris Carson to no gain on a rush in the third quarter on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)
K’Wuan Williams tries to wrangle Carolina running back Christian McCaffrey during the 49ers’ 23-3 loss to the Panthers on Sunday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Seahawks should be flattered by 49ers’ imitation

SANTA CLARA — Just a few years ago, the 49ers and Seattle…

K’Wuan Williams tries to wrangle Carolina running back Christian McCaffrey during the 49ers’ 23-3 loss to the Panthers on Sunday. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Michael Bennett is exploring a civil-rights lawsuit against the Las Vegas Police Department.

Michael Bennett hires Oakland civil rights attorney for possible case against Las Vegas police

With Colin Kaepernick effectively out of the NFL, Michael Bennett has taken…

Michael Bennett is exploring a civil-rights lawsuit against the Las Vegas Police Department.

Raiders finish preseason without a win

In June, the Seattle Seahawks chose to pass on signing Colin Kaepernick…

Marshawn Lynch loves Oakland. When he learned the Raiders were planning to leave, he decided to make as big an impact he could for the community. (Courtesy Marshawn Lynch/Facebook)

Marshawn Lynch does more for Oakland than Raiders could ever hope

Marshawn Lynch is a renaissance man. I’ll forgive you if you missed…

Marshawn Lynch loves Oakland. When he learned the Raiders were planning to leave, he decided to make as big an impact he could for the community. (Courtesy Marshawn Lynch/Facebook)
Colin Kaepernick’s only job prospect during his free agency vanished on Friday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Seahawks rule out signing Colin Kaepernick for now

Only one team — the Seattle Seahawks — has flirted with the…

Colin Kaepernick’s only job prospect during his free agency vanished on Friday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Levi's Stadium was filled with fans wearing Seattle Seahawks colors and empty seats on Sunday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

49ers end lost season with a whimper

Chip Kelly becomes second coach in a row to last just one…

Levi's Stadium was filled with fans wearing Seattle Seahawks colors and empty seats on Sunday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Christine Michael celebrates his second touchdown in the first quarter as the Seattle Seahawks drubbed the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)

Hapless in Seattle: Hyde the lone bright spot as 49ers outclassed by Seahawks

SEATTLE — The San Francisco 49ers had no answer for the Seattle Seahawks…

Christine Michael celebrates his second touchdown in the first quarter as the Seattle Seahawks drubbed the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. (Bettina Hansen/Seattle Times/TNS)
Blaine Gabbert remains the starting quarterback, so a loss on the scoreboard with a moral victory in margin of defeat at CenturyLink this weekend would be a net positive for the 49ers. ( Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

This week’s 49ers game an early referendum on the NFC West

For most of the 2010s, the NFC West has been the cream…

Blaine Gabbert remains the starting quarterback, so a loss on the scoreboard with a moral victory in margin of defeat at CenturyLink this weekend would be a net positive for the 49ers. ( Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Hulk Hogan, center, whose given name is Terry Bollea, walks out of the Pinellas County courthouse with his attorneys in St. Petersburg, Fla. A jury sided with Hogan and awarded him $115 million in his sex tape lawsuit against Gawker Media. (Tamara Lush/AP)

Hulk Hogan jury to Gawker: Pay up, brother

American icon/disgrace Hulk Hogan won his case on Friday against Gawker Media…

Hulk Hogan, center, whose given name is Terry Bollea, walks out of the Pinellas County courthouse with his attorneys in St. Petersburg, Fla. A jury sided with Hogan and awarded him $115 million in his sex tape lawsuit against Gawker Media. (Tamara Lush/AP)
Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Bruce Irvin (51) pressures Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer during an NFL game in 2015. (Stephen Brashear/AP)

Just destroy, baby

New Raider Bruce Irvin accounted for 22 sacks over four seasons with…

Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Bruce Irvin (51) pressures Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer during an NFL game in 2015. (Stephen Brashear/AP)
Running back Marshawn Lynch announced his retirement Sunday night with a single post on Twitter: a photo of green cleats hanging from a power line. (Elaine Thompson/AP)

‘Beast Mode’ will unplug

SEATTLE — When Marshawn Lynch was brought to Seattle early in the…

Running back Marshawn Lynch announced his retirement Sunday night with a single post on Twitter: a photo of green cleats hanging from a power line. (Elaine Thompson/AP)
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett catches a touchdown pass against Carolina Panthers free safety Kurt Coleman (20) late in their divisional playoff  game. (Chuck Burton/AP)

Why do the Panthers give up big leads?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Seattle's comeback against the Panthers -- the fourth against…

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett catches a touchdown pass against Carolina Panthers free safety Kurt Coleman (20) late in their divisional playoff  game. (Chuck Burton/AP)
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton scrambles against the Seattle Seahawks the last time the teams met in the regular season. (Elaine Thompson/AP)

Panthers look for redemption in playoff rematch vs. Seahawks

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera says the Seattle Seahawks…

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton scrambles against the Seattle Seahawks the last time the teams met in the regular season. (Elaine Thompson/AP)
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)