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Dave Kopay was one of the first pro athletes to come out of the closet. (credit: CBS)

Former Football Player Dave Kopay Opens Up About Being Gay In The NFL In The 60s

He went into therapy and his shrink tried to convince him that he was straight.

09/11/2014

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5 Best Teams In NFL Heading Into 2014 Season

Let’s take a look at the five best teams in the NFL heading into the 2014 season.

08/29/2014

Chargers running back Danny Woodhead carries the ball between two 49ers defenders during Sunday's preseason game in Santa Clara. (credit:   Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Chargers Show Little Spark Against 49ers, Fall 21-7

San Francisco’s No. 1 offense still looks iffy two weeks from the regular season, and the 49ers did just enough for their first preseason victory in a 21-7 win against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday.

08/24/2014

Stevie Johnson #13 of the Buffalo Bills catches a pass during NFL game action against the Kansas City Chiefs at Ralph Wilson Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Stevie Johnson Returns Home To Round Out 49ers Receiving Core And Silence Critics

The 49ers’ acquisition of wide receiver Stevie Johnson is a win for both the team and player. San Francisco gets what they hope is the final missing piece to their passing game, while Johnson gets the chance to return home and not only play for a contender, but play in a market where his talents will not go un-noticed.

08/21/2014

Wide receiver Stevie Johnson #13 of the Buffalo Bills catches a pass against linebacker Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers on October 7, 2012 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 45-3. (credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

New Wide Receiver Stevie Johnson Gears Up For Niners Debut

Stevie Johnson had produced three straight 1,000-yard seasons with 23 touchdown catches as Buffalo’s most dynamic player in the passing game when that streak ended in frustrating fashion last year.

08/05/2014

Quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns runs a play during training camp at the Cleveland Browns training facility on July 26, 2014 in Berea, Ohio. (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

8 Most Scenic NFL Team Training Camp Locations

In addition to working on memorizing new plays, making improvements and focusing on their skill sets – these guys are also taking in nature. From the mountains to the sea, these teams weren’t just getting their workout on, they’re training in some of the most scenic places in the U.S.

07/31/2014

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Top 5 Players You Need To Select In Your Fantasy Draft

By Alex Darcey  August is a week away, which can only mean one thing – your fantasy football draft is rapidly approaching. As a fantasy footballer, the next few weeks will be spent cramming as […]

07/25/2014

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49ers’ Aldon Smith May Face Possible Misdemeanor Charge For Alleged LAX Incident

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith will face a possible misdemeanor charge following an alleged incident at the Los Angeles International Airport, officials said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/24/2014

Linebacker Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers rushes the Seattle Seahawks in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 19-17. (credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

49ers’ Aldon Smith Arrested At LAX For Belligerence, Alleged Bomb Threat

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he had a bomb.

04/13/2014

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Jonathan Martin, Who Accused Dolphins Teammate Of Bullying, Traded To 49ers

Jonathan Martin is returning to familiar territory, months after he accused a teammate of bullying and left the Miami Dolphins.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2014

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 03: David Tyree #85 of the New York Giants catches a 32-yard pass from Eli Manning #10 as Rodney Harrison #37 of the New England Patriots attempts to knock it out in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLII on February 3, 2008 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The Giants defeated the Patriots 17-14.

Top 5 Moments In Super Bowl History

A great Super Bowl moment for one fan is a crushing blow for another. Check out these top 5.

01/23/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after he tips the ball leading to an intereption by outside linebacker Malcolm Smith #53 to clinch the victory for the Seahawks against the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Strong Pass Defense, Rushing Lead Seahawks Past 49ers To NFC Championship

Super Bowl XLVIII will feature the Denver Broncos and their top offense in the NFL against the Seattle Seahawks and their top defense in the NFL thanks to Seattle’s 23-17 win over San Francisco.

01/21/2014

The Seattle Seahawks run on to the field during their game against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field. ( credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

America’s Leading Sportscasters Predict AFC And NFC Championship Winners

In anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we’ve pulled together America’s leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.

01/17/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 11: Linebacker Heath Farwell #55 of the Seattle Seahawks runs out of the tunnel with the 12th Man flag before taking on the New Orleans Saints during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Three Keys To A Seattle Seahawks NFC Title

Seattle and San Francisco have each won their home game against each other. With the rubber match taking place at CenturyLink Field, which game will be played? The blowout 29-3 Seattle win in Week 2 or the 19-17 gritty win by the 49ers in Week 14?

01/15/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 11: Seattle Seahawks fans hold up 12th Man signs as the Seahawks take on the New Orleans Saints during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks Restriction Of Ticket Sales Only Gives 49er Fans Another Reason To Dislike Seattle

The news of the Seahawks restricting sales to this Sundays games to certain zip code has been met with mixed results. While some might not like it, it’s legal, and more importantly will not give Seattle’s any additional advantage. The only thing this move really does is add to the 49er fan base’s hatred of their division rival.

01/15/2014

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