SANTA CLARA (AP) - Three years after Colin Kaepernick took over as starting quarterback and led the San Francisco 49ers on a Super Bowl run, coach Jim Tomsula decided that his struggling quarterback needed a break and his dormant offense needed a change.
ALAMEDA. (AP) - The decade-long search for a game-breaking wide receiver in Oakland has ended.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers signed running back Pierre Thomas on Tuesday to bolster the position given a rash of recent injuries, adding to a wild two days of change for the once-proud franchise that included the benching of struggling quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Looking to squash any notion that the drivers are running amok on the track, NASCAR suspended Matt Kenseth for two races Tuesday for intentionally wrecking Joey Logano in an act of retaliation that dramatically changed the lineup of drivers in the running for the championship.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The only action at the NFL's trade deadline Tuesday came in Denver, where tight end Vernon Davis arrived to take his physical and begin learning the language of Peyton Manning's suddenly revved-up offense.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Dusty Baker got another managing job, this time with the Washington Nationals. And Major League Baseball got another black skipper, something the man in charge of the sport called "encouraging."
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Zach Randolph had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies bounced back from an embarrassing loss to Golden State with a 103-89 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night.
OAKLAND (AP) - Oakland city officials are taking yet another run at financing a new stadium to keep the Oakland Raiders in town.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Cam Newton tries to distract Graham Gano in practice sometimes, walking over to the veteran kicker and whispering in his ear, "Just a little bit of pressure."
NEW WORK (AP) - LeBron James has often said that being mentioned among the game's all-time greats is humbling to think about now, and that accomplishments will mean more to him after he stops playing.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The jersey that Eric Hosmer wore in the decisive game of the World Series is headed to the Hall of Fame. So is the glove Salvador Perez used, the spikes Lorenzo Cain laced up and the bat that third baseman Mike Moustakas took to the plate.
OAKLAND (AP) - A 50-point win for Stephen Curry and the defending champion Warriors and the season isn't even a week old.
SANTA CLARA . (AP) - Quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been told he won't start Sunday for the San Francisco 49ers and is being replaced by backup Blaine Gabbert, a person with knowledge of the decision said Monday night.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - John Elway likes to talk about the long-term vision, winning "not only now but from now on."
ALAMEDA (AP) - Charles Woodson was sick of hearing the talk about how the Oakland Raiders were finally competitive again after years of being overmatched.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Lynx were backed into a corner after a Game 1 loss on their home floor to the star-studded Los Angeles Sparks.
WASHINGTON (AP) - After a second exciting performance, U.S. soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann says 21-year-old winger Julian Green is "back in the picture."
TORONTO (AP) - After wrapping up their Division Series sweep of the Texas Rangers on Sunday night, the Toronto Blue Jays were able to kick back ...
ALAMEDA (AP) - Former Oakland coach Dennis Allen once described defensive tackle Stacy McGee as a potential foundation piece for the Raiders.
NAPA (AP) - Dustin Johnson's first major was only part of a dream season that culminated with the PGA Tour player of the year award ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Mike Zimmer's Minnesota Vikings are the last unbeaten team left in the NFL.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - They piled on Joe Panik at home plate in celebration, and just as has been the case so many times before with ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Roberto Aguayo's shaky rookie season got a big lift Monday night.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Heavy hitters in Nevada's casino industry are going to bat for a project backed by one of their competitors, saying ...
Kawhi Leonard continued his strong start to the preseason by scoring 20 points in 25 minutes for the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Lynx have a core group of players participating in their fifth WNBA Finals in the last six seasons. The Los Angeles ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jayson Werth always wanted to hit a home run out of Dodger Stadium when he played two seasons in the venerable ballpark ...
BOSTON (AP) - The ball settled into the right fielder's glove, the Cleveland Indians poured onto the diamond and the fans fell silent.
The comeback of Tiger Woods is going to have to wait at least two more months.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred expects news within a year regarding potential plans for the Athletics to build a new ballpark in Oakland.