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Terrell Owens’ Sharpie
Terrell Owens’ Sharpie
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Deion Sanders’ Bandana
Deion Sanders’ Bandana
Business of Football
It’s All About How You Market Yourself
It’s All About How You Market Yourself
There’s a difference between ‘me time’ and ‘we time’ in the NFL, and the goals of building strong brands often don’t align between players and teams. Just look at what’s happening with Vernon Davis and the 49ers
By Andrew Brandt
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Ronnie Lott’s Amputated Pinkie Finger
Ronnie Lott’s Amputated Pinkie Finger
Monday Morning Quarterback
On Holding Out, Money and that NFC Title Game Loss
On Holding Out, Money and that NFC Title Game Loss
Welcome to Monday Morning QB, Guest Edition! 49ers tight end Vernon Davis takes the reins and dishes on topics including his ongoing contract situation, the biggest problem in NFL locker rooms and losing to the rival Seahawks
By Vernon Davis
Behind the Face Mask
A Father’s Life Lessons
A Father’s Life Lessons
We asked a dozen men in the NFL—players, coaches and executives—to share the best thing they’ve learned from their dad or an influential father figure. Here’s the wisdom that’s been passed on by mail carriers, businessmen, high school coaches, Hall of Famers, construction workers, educators and military veterans
By Robert Klemko
Going Long
The Intimidating Presence of 49ers GM Trent Baalke
The Intimidating Presence of 49ers GM Trent Baalke
San Francisco’s football boss has traded his stopwatch for a tailored suit, but the longtime scout remains a road warrior and a film study aficionado who refuses to waste time or tip his hand on what’s next. But the man always has big plans
By Greg A. Bedard
Business of Football
The Tale of Two QB Contract Negotiations
The Tale of Two QB Contract Negotiations
After spending the offseason angling for a big-money contract extension, Colin Kaepernick got his deal. Is ex-teammate Alex Smith next? Some unique challenges stand in the way
By Andrew Brandt
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Bill Walsh’s Coaching Tapes: The Perils of New York
Bill Walsh’s Coaching Tapes: The Perils of New York
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Bill Walsh’s Coaching Tapes: An Enduring Genius
Bill Walsh’s Coaching Tapes: An Enduring Genius
By Greg A. Bedard