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The NFL is about to close a major loophole the 49ers used successfully in 2016

  There wasn’t much to appreciate from the San Francisco 49ers’ 2016 season, but we can all agree Chip Kelly’s decision to exploit an NFL loophole and hold a ton of people to melt clock was a fun one. At … Continue reading


 

Colin Kaepernick News, Contract: After Protest, 49ers Quarterback The Most Disliked NFL Player? Some Critics Cite Salary

BY: BOBBY ILICH San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick has become arguably the most polarizing NFL player after his decision to sit or kneel during the national anthem in protest of racial inequality. “I am not going to stand up … Continue reading


 

NFL quarterback will continue to sit through anthem until there’s change

By Janie McCauley (Hamilton Spectator) Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for U.S. change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he feels is appropriate and until he sees significant progress in America — … Continue reading


 

NFL’s 99th season may begin in China

Posted by Mike Florio With the NFL heading to China in 2018, the league’s 99th season may actually commence with a game on the other side of the Pacific Ocean. Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Journalreports that the 2018 campaign could … Continue reading


 

Jarryd Hayne: If the NFL had a minor league I’d still be playing

Posted by Michael David Smith Rugby star Jarryd Hayne had never played American football when he left his Australian team in 2014 to try to make it in the NFL. Although he made it on the 49ers’ roster last year, … Continue reading


 

Jarryd Hayne blames Chip Kelly’s playbook for early NFL retirement

By: John Breech When 49ers running back Jarryd Hayne decided to retire from football last month, a big reason he made the decision is because the country of Fiji made him an offer he couldn’t refuse: They wanted him to … Continue reading


 

Gabbert: Former Canadian Wide Receiver Eric Rogers is a “Matchup Nightmare”

By Doug Williams Eric Rogers is an NFL mystery, but one ready to make his mark. The former Canadian Football League standout wide receiver was great north of the border, but never caught on in brief tryouts with the NFL. … Continue reading


 

Whoa, Canada: Examining the NFL talent pipeline emerging up north

By Brad Gagnon | CBSSports.com There was a time when the NBA was strictly a league of Americans, with only a few exceptions — Dirk Nowitzki, Steve Nash, Tony Parker, Dikembe Mutombo, Vlade Divac and Hedo Türkoglu among the most notable. But the … Continue reading


 

American Football – Australian Hayne closer to NFL dream with 49ers futures deal

The 27-year-old announced his deal at a media conference in Sydney on Tuesday, five months after stunning sports-mad Australia by quitting the country’s top-flight rugby league competition to try his hand in American football. Hayne fielded interest from three NFL clubs, turning … Continue reading


 

Okoye’s NFL dream still alive as the British London 2012 star heads to a training camp with the San Francisco 49ers

Lawrence Okoye, the track and field star  turned NFL hopeful, believes he could be in line to make his debut for the famed  San Francisco 49ers this autumn if he comes through training camp and four  pre-season friendlies in August. … Continue reading