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Tom Brady Headliner Even in the Super Bowl He’s Sitting Out

Tom Brady is sitting out the Super Bowl for the first time since the Denver Broncos walloped him 23 times in the AFC championship four years ago, sending a hobbled Peyton Manning to the big game for his final hurrah. "I am open-minded about the process and ...
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Titans, Raiders Headed Into Opposite Directions

OAKLAND — The Tennessee Titans and Oakland Raiders are moving in opposite directions heading into a stretch run. The Titans (7-5) have won five of six games since switching to Ryan Tannehill at quarterback, ...
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Niners Rookie Deebo Samuel Emerging as Key Target

SANTA CLARA — Deebo Samuel has emerged as a go-to receiver for the San Francisco 49ers at just the right time. “He's fearless. Deebo Samuel is fearless. He'll run through any catch. You get some receivers running across the middle and they're looking for wh...
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Seahawks Knock 49ers From Unbeaten Ranks With 27-24 OT Win

SANTA CLARA — Russell Wilson high-stepped his way down the sideline before hugging coach Pete Carroll after Jason Myers' kick split the uprights. "We practice these situations every day. Russell Wilson is the best quarterback in the league. When you have hi...
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Garoppolo Throws 4 TD Passes, 49ers Beat Cardinals 28-25

GLENDALE, Ariz. — San Francisco's game-manager turned into quite the game-changer in an impressive performance. "Yeah, he's pretty good. I don't know why people don't think he is. He makes some pretty gutsy throws out there, doesn't he? Goodness gracious." ...