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Optimistic 49ers undeterred by close loss to Ravens on road

Dec. 1, 2019 6:28 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers proved Sunday they can hang with an elite team on the road. Next step? Showing they can beat the NFL’s best away from home. “We had every chance to win that game,” 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said after absorbing a 20-17 loss to the Ravens. With...

Jameis Winston keeps piling up TDs, INTs for Bucs

Nov. 28, 2019 2:45 AM EST

It's been an all or nothing kind of year so far for Jameis Winston. Tampa Bay's quarterback has thrown 20 interceptions and 22 touchdowns so far this season, joining Cleveland's Brian Sipe in 1979 as the only quarterbacks to reach the 20-20 club in the first 11 games. Winston's 24 turnovers overall are the most...

George Kittle’s return provides big boost to 49ers offense

Nov. 27, 2019 4:53 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — George Kittle’s absence from the San Francisco 49ers was evident in almost every aspect of the offense for two weeks. The running game missed his dominant blocking on the edge, the passing game missed the threat he poses as one of the most dangerous players after the catch...

49ers send message with convincing win over Packers

Nov. 25, 2019 8:06 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers passed the first part of their three-game test with flying colors. With another dominating defensive performance and efficient offensive game, the Niners routed the Green Bay Packers 37-8 on Sunday night and left little doubt that they are a legitimate...

TE George Kittle returns for 49ers against Packers

Nov. 24, 2019 7:04 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle is returning to the lineup after missing the past two games with injuries to his knee and ankle. Kittle is active for Sunday night's game against the Green Bay Packers along with top two receivers Emmanuel Sanders and Deebo Samuel....

Bills’ newfound offensive identity to be tested by Broncos

Nov. 21, 2019 4:46 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills center Mitch Morse expressed a brief sense of satisfaction. He didn't have to spend yet another week addressing the same old questions regarding the offense's shortcomings. For once, Morse could point to actual signs of the Josh Allen-led unit approaching its...

Niners rookie Deebo Samuel emerging as key target

Nov. 20, 2019 7:03 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Deebo Samuel has emerged as a go-to receiver for the San Francisco 49ers at just the right time. Samuel has shaken off a slow start to his rookie season by elevating his game the past two weeks when quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo has been mostly without his top two targets, with...

The Latest: Afternoon of routs followed by close calls

Nov. 19, 2019 6:18 PM EST

The Latest on Week 11 in the NFL (all times EST): 8:10 p.m. An NFL afternoon of blowouts was followed by three nail-biting finishes. The AFC-leading New England Patriots were assured of their 19th consecutive winning season following a 17-10 win over the Philadelphia Eagles in a rematch of the 2018 Super Bowl....

49ers prepare for 3-game gauntlet against 1st-place teams

Nov. 18, 2019 8:16 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A dramatic comeback against Arizona has assured the San Francisco 49ers of their first winning season in six years. The next three games will go a long way to determining whether the 49ers are a legitimate Super Bowl contender or merely a pleasant surprise. San Francisco has...

Broncos bringing back Patrick, putting Callahan on IR

Nov. 15, 2019 5:05 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are putting cornerback Bryce Callahan on injured reserve and will bring second-year wide receiver Tim Patrick off IR to take his roster spot before their game Sunday at Minnesota. Coach Vic Fangio said Friday that Callahan will undergo surgery soon to replace a...