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Jimmy Garoppolo threw for 381 yards on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans, leading the 49ers to a third-straight win. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Jimmy Garoppolo, 49ers flame Titans after they turn up the heat

SANTA CLARA — Everyone around the team knew it was a big deal…

 

Marshawn Lynch can expect to see a fine of $12,000 for flipping off the cameras on Sunday. (Courtesy Raiders/Twitter)

Raiders find their swagger, and it’s called Beast Mode

There was a lot for Las Vegas to like about their Raiders…

 

Can the Oakland Raiders reverse the trend from last season of having one of the worst pass defenses in the NFL? (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

‘Talk is cheap’ — time for Raiders’ D to prove worth

Marcus Mariota is a student of the Derek Carr School of Media…

 

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, seen here on Sept. 18, gave the Raiders a chance to win again on Sunday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

For better or worse, new Raiders look a lot like old ones

After their 17-10 escape against the Titans in Tennessee on Sunday, the…

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, seen here on Sept. 18, gave the Raiders a chance to win again on Sunday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Oakland Raiders running back Jamize Olawale (49) carries the ball against the Tennessee Titans at Oakland Coliseum on Saturday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Raiders first-team offense impresses in preseason home opener

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr impressed during his time at the helm…

Oakland Raiders running back Jamize Olawale (49) carries the ball against the Tennessee Titans at Oakland Coliseum on Saturday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Carolina Panthers tackle Michael Oher answers questions during a press conference Tuesday in San Jose. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Oher seeks glory beyond ‘The Blind Side’

The story of Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Michael Oher was written six…

Carolina Panthers tackle Michael Oher answers questions during a press conference Tuesday in San Jose. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Tennessee Titans interim head coach Mike Mularkey watches from the sideline in the first half of an NFL football game between the Titans and the Oakland Raiders Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (James Kenney/AP)

Coach: NFL called play in Titans’ loss ‘poorly officiated’

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Titans interim coach Mike Mularkey says the NFL called…

Tennessee Titans interim head coach Mike Mularkey watches from the sideline in the first half of an NFL football game between the Titans and the Oakland Raiders Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (James Kenney/AP)
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Seth Roberts (10) catches a 12-yard touchdown pass as he is defended by Tennessee Titans cornerback Coty Sensabaugh (24) in the fourth quarter to give the Raiders a 24-21 win over the Titans. (AP Photo/Weston Kenney)

Raiders save season on Carr TD heave

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Raiders found a way to pull out a…

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Seth Roberts (10) catches a 12-yard touchdown pass as he is defended by Tennessee Titans cornerback Coty Sensabaugh (24) in the fourth quarter to give the Raiders a 24-21 win over the Titans. (AP Photo/Weston Kenney)
Mark Zaleski/AP file photoRob Bironas

Ex-Titans kicker Rob Bironas, 36, killed in car crash

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs…

Mark Zaleski/AP file photoRob Bironas
Rich Pedroncelli/APAfter a rough 2013 with the Houston Texans

Titans sign QB Wilson off Raiders’ practice squad

The Tennessee Titans have signed quarterback Tyler Wilson off the Raiders’ practice…

Rich Pedroncelli/APAfter a rough 2013 with the Houston Texans
AP file photoTitans QB Jake Locker sprained both his right hip and knee Sept. 29

Titans reportedly will start QB Locker against 49ers

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- Jake Locker will start at quarterback for the Tennessee Titans…

AP file photoTitans QB Jake Locker sprained both his right hip and knee Sept. 29

49ers players, coaches hurting after medical director’s death

Niners coaches and players said they were shocked and saddened to hear…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)

49ers are back to their turnover-creating ways

The 49ers are back to their old ball-hawking ways. Among the biggest…

Ben Margot/ap file photoKhalil Mack (52)