Jerry Rice has fresh bragging rights on Deion Sanders nearly a decade after both players retired from the NFL.
The NFL is perhaps the most unpredictable of all sports leagues, and that plays out on nearly an every-week basis.
Up next for the 49ers are the Carolina Panthers. Although the Panthers came to Candlestick earlier this season and beat San Francisco, the 49ers are the better team and have a very good shot at winning their second straight road playoff game.
While the rookie quarterbacks have gotten the bulk of the attention, this season has seen a number of outstanding performances from rookies who are not quarterbacks.
A lot is expected of a top-10 draft pick, no matter their position. See who will do what once the season kicks off.
Finding rookie talent is more essential in the NFL than it is in any of the other major pro sports.
Illinois defensive end Whitney Mercilus was named a finalist for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy, given to the nation’s best defensive player.