Former Cardinals QB Signs With 49ers

By Jim McCoy Wed 2nd October SportsJohn SkeltonNFLSan Francisco 49ers
The San Francisco 49ers have signed quarterback John Skelton to a one-year contract, giving them a strong-armed third-stringer under center. Skelton signed a day after the reigning NFC champions waived rookie B.J. Daniels, who still could be an option to join the practice squad if he clears waivers. Skelton was cut by the Bengals on Aug. 31 when they set their 53-man roster.Read More »

Girlfriend of Aaron Hernandez Faces Perjury Charge

By Jim McCoy Fri 27th September SportsAaron Hernandezmurder investigationNFL
The girlfriend of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has been indicted on a perjury charge in connection with the killing of his friend. A Massachusetts prosecutor said Friday that a grand jury indicted Shayanna Jenkins on a single count in relation to the investigation into the June 17 killing of the friend, Odin Lloyd.Read More »

NFL's QB Carousel: Flynn, Hoyer, Glennon In, Pryor, Freeman, Weeden Out

By Jim McCoy Wed 25th September SportsNFLQuarterbacks
Check it out, fantasy football fans, the NFL landscape will feature less familiar faces at QB. Oakland Raiders starter Terrelle Pryor is not practicing with the team two days after suffering a concussion in Monday night's game against Denver. If he misses the game (and there's a good chance he will), Matt Flynn, who was picked up from Seattle will start Sunday.Read More »

Steelers Misfiring During 0-3 Start

By Jim McCoy Mon 23rd September SportsNFLPittsburgh Steelers
The struggling Pittsburgh Steelers insist they are winless but not hopeless after a 40-23 loss to Chicago on Sunday night dropped them to 0-3 for the first time in more than a decade. The Steelers turned it over five times against the unbeaten Bears (3-0). Chicago turned four of the miscues into points, including a pair of defensive touchdowns.Read More »

49ers- Packers Rematch

By Jim McCoy Wed 4th September SportsGreen Bay PackersNFLSan Francisco 49ers
Colin Kaepernick ran the read option to near perfection on the big stage against Green Bay back in January. He ran right past the Packers, and through them, too. Kaepernick's breakout game in a breakthrough season came in his first career playoff start only two months after winning San Francisco's starting job, carrying the 49ers to a 45-31 divisional-round victory in which he rRead More »

Settlement In NFL Concussion Case

By Jim McCoy Thu 29th August SportsconcussionsNFLretired football players
A federal judge says the NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to settle concussion-related lawsuits for $765 million. The global settlement would fund medical exams, concussion-related compensation and medical research.Read More »

Steelers Worried? Not Really

By Jim McCoy Wed 28th August SportsNFLPittsburgh Steelers
Ben Roethlisberger is freaking out over the Pittsburgh Steelers' winless preseason, except for the part where he's not. "I'm so worried, can't you see it on my face?" Roethlisberger said with a laugh.Read More »

RG III May Be Cleared To Play

By Jim McCoy Tue 27th August SportsNFLRobert Griffin IIIWashington Redskins
Robert Griffin III could get the all-clear to play in the regular season when he meets with his surgeon Thursday night. Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Tuesday that Griffin will meet with Dr. James Andrews while the Redskins are in Florida for their final preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Said Shanahan: "I know Dr.Read More »

Aaron Hernandez Indicted For Murder

A Massachusetts grand jury has indicted former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez on a first-degree murder charge in the death of a man whose bullet-riddled body was found in an industrial park. The indictment was returned Thursday.Read More »

Chiefs' Alex Smith Faces Off Friday Against Former 49ers Teammates

Alex Smith says that he has no hard feelings when it comes to the San Francisco 49ers. That doesn't mean he wouldn't like to play well Friday night. Smith will be leading the Kansas City Chiefs into Arrowhead Stadium for the first time as their starting quarterback against his former team. Smith had resurrected his career in San Francisco before getting hurt last season.Read More »


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