San Francisco 49ers want to create their own legacy in new stadium

...Joe Montana, Jerry Rice, Steve Young and so many others during a four-decade run at Candlestick Park.As the San Francisco 49ers prepare for their first preseason game at new Levi's Stadium, Kaepernick is determined to start something special...

Human growth hormone testing to start in NFL

...BEARS: Quarterback Jay Cutler will not know who his options are at wide receiver for Sunday night's game with the San Francisco 49ers until shortly before kickoff.Starting receiver Brandon Marshall didn't practice Friday after saying Thursday...

NFL being watched on two other domestic violence cases

...end Greg Hardy has been convicted on two counts of domestic violence and is still playing. Ray McDonald, of the San Francisco 49ers, also remains active while he is being investigated for abuse allegations.The Panthers and 49ers both say they...

Ray McDonald will play for 49ers

Defensive tackle Ray McDonald will play in Sun day's opener for the San Francisco 49ers, a week after his arrest for domestic violence, coach Jim Harbaugh announced Friday before the team's flight to Dallas...

Georgia Southern kicker starts off strong after rough 2013 season

...point-after touchdowns in a row.Going back farther, Eagles kicker Tim Foley was drafted in the 10th round by the San Francisco 49ers in 1988. David Cool played in the Arena Football League and made a 19-yard game-winning field goal for the...

San Francisco 49ers gear up for rematch with Carolina Panthers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Bring on Carolina once more, and another cross-country playoff flight.The San Francisco 49ers are all for a rematch with the Panthers, even if it means hitting the road again this week to keep their latest...

49ers' Ray McDonald facing domestic violence charges

San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home...

49ers' Aldon Smith suspended for nine games

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for nine games by the NFL after a series of off-field legal issues.A statement Friday...

Atlanta Falcons assistant coach Mike Nolan has a history with the San Francisco 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Mike Nolan's 3½-year tenure as coach for the San Francisco 49ers offered few highlights on the field.An 18-37 record before a mid-season firing in 2008. No playoff berths for a franchise...

Rams' Sam Bradford to miss season with torn ACL

...soreness. Then we will see how he starts to progress." CHARGERS: Defensive tackle Kwame Geathers was carted off the field with a knee injury midway through the first quarter of Sunday's preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers.