SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The play so far this season from the San Francisco 49ers quarterbacks has been mostly what was expected. Jimmy Garoppolo has been solid but unspectacular but once again got hurt, showing why the Niners traded three first-round picks to take Trey Lance third overall in the spring. The untested Lance […]
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Trey Lance’s first career start for the San Francisco 49ers featured a bad interception, a couple of promising moments and a knee injury that could sideline him for a week or two. Coach Kyle Shanahan said Monday that Lance sprained his left knee during the 17-10 loss to the […]
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have won offensive shootouts and defensive struggles. They’ve won blowouts and tight games. They’ve been really good at times and also enjoyed a little luck. They’ve got an MVP contender at quarterback, tough veterans, emerging young stars and quality unsung role players. This is what a 5-0 start […]
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Zach Allen will enjoy his postgame trip to Shake Shack after an exhausting, physical win over the San Francisco 49ers. He and the rest of the Arizona Cardinals’ defense certainly deserve a burger or two. The Cardinals improved to 5-0 for the first time since 1974, riding a stellar defensive performance […]
The San Francisco 49ers placed star tight end George Kittle on injured reserve Saturday with a calf injury that has been bothering him for weeks.
Will the Bills get the better of the Chiefs in an AFC Championship Game rematch? Can the Cardinals remain undefeated against the 49ers in an NFC West showdown?
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Rookie quarterback Trey Lance will make his first start for the San Francisco 49ers after Jimmy Garoppolo was ruled out of this week’s game with a calf injury. Garoppolo hurt his calf in the first half of last week’s 28-21 loss to Seattle and left the game at halftime. The […]
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Deebo Samuel’s days of being mostly a gadget player capitalizing on shovel passes, jet sweeps and screen passes are in the past. Now in his third season with the San Francisco 49ers, Samuel is leading the NFL in yards receiving through four weeks since becoming a more complete receiver able […]
How good is the rookie QB class? Have the Steelers fallen off? Are the Cowboys a legit NFC threat?
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals are at the top of the NFL right now as the league’s final remaining undefeated team. Playing the role of the favorite doesn’t bother Kyler Murray at all. “This is not a new feeling for me. It feels right, it feels normal,” the third-year quarterback said. “To be […]