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Garoppolo, 49ers have no room for error chasing NFC top seed

Dec. 15, 2019 10:08 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and the San Francisco 49ers surely didn't want to clinch their playoff spot in this fashion. They lost their margin for error chasing the No. 1 seed with a fourth-quarter flop against the lowly Atlanta Falcons. It stung a little more for a subdued...

Matt Ryan, Falcons rally in final seconds, stun 49ers 29-22

Dec. 15, 2019 9:55 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Matt Ryan outshined his former offensive coordinator in an MVP-type fashion Kyle Shanahan knows oh so well. Yet even this rally might have been more improbable than either could have imagined — two Falcons touchdowns in the final 5 seconds. A pair of replay reversals in...

Super fall for Rams, who are on brink of playoff elimination

Dec. 15, 2019 9:55 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Todd Gurley and the inconsistent Los Angeles Rams are close to being run out of the playoff race this season. A year after going to their first Super Bowl since the 2001 season, and trampling all over the Cowboys in a playoff game along the way, Gurley had only 20 yards rushing on...

Longtime Giants ace Bumgarner, D-backs reach $85M, 5-yr deal

Dec. 15, 2019 6:47 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Longtime Giants ace Madison Bumgarner has reached agreement with the Arizona Diamondbacks on an $85 million, five-year contract that ends his run of success in San Francisco, a person with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Sunday. The person spoke on condition...

Ford, Fitts pace Saint Mary's past California 89-77

Dec. 15, 2019 1:39 AM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Malik Fitts got Saint Mary's rolling early with his perimeter shooting. Jordan Ford kept the Gaels going after California cut their double-digit lead in half. Ford scored 32 points, including 13 straight late in the second half, and the Gaels beat California 89-77 on Saturday night....

California utility scrambles to renegotiate wildfire deal

Dec. 14, 2019 11:26 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom's opposition to Pacific Gas & Electric's restructuring plan just a week after it struck a $13.5 billion settlement with fire victims is forcing the nation's largest utility to go back to the negotiating table and come up with a solution fairly quickly....

Oscar da Silva scores 25; Stanford beats San Jose St. 78-58

Dec. 14, 2019 10:41 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — After two weeks off taking final exams, Oscar da Silva was happy to get back on the basketball court. Da Silva scored 25 points, one shy of his career high, and had eight rebounds in helping Stanford beat San Jose State 78-58 on Saturday. “The focus was off basketball for a...

Ryuny’s 18 PTs leads San Francisco past CS Fullerton

Dec. 14, 2019 7:44 PM EST

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Dzmitry Ryuny had 18 points off the bench to lift San Francisco to a 91-69 win over Cal State Fullerton on Saturday. Jimbo Lull had 14 points for San Francisco (9-2), Jordan Ratinho scored 13 and Jamaree Bouyea had 11 points and six assists. Austen Awosika had 14 points for the...

49ers activate DT Kentavius Street from injured reserve

Dec. 14, 2019 5:17 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers activated defensive lineman Kentavius Street to the active roster from injured reserve Saturday and placed defensive lineman D.J. Jones on injured reserve. Jones sprained his ankle last week in a win at New Orleans and will be shut down for the rest of the...

NFL This Week: Round 1 of Texans-Titans' AFC South showdown

Dec. 14, 2019 1:03 PM EST

The Houston Texans have won the AFC South three times in coach Bill O'Brien's five seasons, and they have led or shared the divisional lead all but three weeks this season. Adding a fourth title to that list means going through the franchise the Texans replaced in Houston. The Tennessee Titans last won the AFC...