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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers runs off the field at the end of the first half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 23, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Keidel: Giving Thanks For Sports

Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.

11/26/2014

DEA Agents Raid Michael Jackson's Doctor's Office In Houston

DEA Agents Raid NFL Medical Staffs After Games

Federal drug enforcement agents showed up unannounced Sunday to check at least two visiting NFL teams’ medical staffs as part of an investigation into former players’ claims that teams mishandled prescription drugs.

11/16/2014

World Series - Kansas City Royals v San Francisco Giants - Game Four

Giants Rally Past Royals, 11-4, To Tie Series At 2-2

Down three runs and in danger of getting pushed to the World Series brink, Pablo Sandoval and the San Francisco Giants raised up some Panda-monium.

10/25/2014

World Series - Kansas City Royals v San Francisco Giants - Game Four

Bryan Stow Shouts ‘Play Ball!’ Before Game 4 Of World Series

Bryan Stow hollered “Play ball!” and the sellout crowd roared. Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan brutally beaten outside Dodger Stadium on opening day of the 2011 season, did his part to get Game 4 of the World Series started Saturday at AT&T Park.

10/25/2014

World Series - Kansas City Royals v San Francisco Giants - Game Three

Royals Edge Giants, 3-2, To Go Up 2-1 In World Series

Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That winning formula of fundamental baseball has put the Kansas City Royals ahead in the World Series.

10/24/2014

NLCS - St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants - Game Five

Ishikawa’s Walk-Off HR Sends Giants To Third World Series In 5 Years

Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.

10/16/2014

Jean Machi #63 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals during Game Three of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 6, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Lose, 4-1, To Nationals In Game 3 Of Division Series

Doug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner’s one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win against the San Francisco Giants on Monday.

10/06/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 27: Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is congratulated by Andre Ethier #16 after hitting a two run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the tenth inning at AT&T Park on July 27, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Francisco Giants 5-3 in 10 innings. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Dodgers To Face Giants In Crucial 3-Game Series In San Francisco

The Dodgers enter the series with a two-game lead.

09/11/2014

Jonathan Denver (credit: the Preece Family)

San Francisco DA Declines To File Charges Against Man Who Fatally Stabbed Dodgers Fan

DA George Gascon said in a statement, “We worked very hard to see if there was sufficient evidence to charge the case.”

03/21/2014

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Bryan Stow Attacker Held Without Bail On Federal Gun Charges

Judge Frederick Mumm said Marvin Norwood was a danger to the community and a flight risk and should be held pending trial.

02/26/2014

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Stow Beating Suspects Sentenced After Agreeing To Plea Deal

The two men accused of beating San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow agreed to a plea deal Thursday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2014

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Gallo Goes There: Don’t Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.

01/17/2014

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.

12/20/2013

SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Running back Ryan Mathews #24 of the San Diego Chargers carries the ball against the New York Giants in the second half at Qualcomm Stadium on December 8, 2013 in San Diego, California. The Chargers defeated the Giants 37-14. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Chargers Get Giant Win, Keep Faint Playoff Hopes Alive

For the San Diego Chargers, their 37-14 pasting of the New York Giants Sunday afternoon could have not come at a better time.

12/09/2013

SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 01: Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers walks through a tunnel onto field for the game with the Cincinnati Bengals at Qualcomm Stadium on December 1, 2013 in San Diego, California. The Bengals won 17-10. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Who Has The Fast Track To AFC Playoffs?

Although not eliminated from contention, the San Diego Chargers need a late-season win streak and some help to make their first playoff visit in four seasons.

12/04/2013

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