Ifo Ekpre-Olomu heads list of Thorpe Award semifinalists
Oregon cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu heads the list of 15 Thorpe Award semifinalists announced Monday. Among the other semifinalists: Mississippi's Marquez Golson, Michigan State's Trae Waynes and Florida State's P.J. Williams.
Winless Oakland Raiders off to worst start in 52 years
Interim coach Tony Sparano buried the ball weeks ago, but nothing has changed for the Raiders. After losing to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, Oakland's 0-6 record marks its worst start in in 52 years.
D.J. Hayden appears headed to Raiders' PUP list
The Oakland Raiders will make a decision on whether or not to place cornerback D.J. Hayden on the PUP list this week, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Jimmie Ward likely out until 49ers' training camp
Jimmie Ward, recovering from a surgically repaired foot, is not participating in the 49ers' rookie minicamp. As he prepares to return for training camp, what will the first-round pick's role be in the secondary?
Oakland Raiders take Khalil Mack with No. 5 pick
The Oakland Raiders selected linebacker Khalil Mack with the No. 5 overall pick in the the 2014 NFL Draft. The Buffalo star will bolster their pass rush.
Roster Reset: Winners and losers in free agency
There are still wars to be won by front offices this offseason, but the free agency battle is done. As we wrap up the Roster Reset series, the ATL team picks the biggest winners and losers.
Which teams signed the most new players?
The offseason has featured big changes in Tampa Bay and New York. The 49ers, meanwhile, barely have brought in new talent. We examine which teams made the most moves.
Roster Reset: NFC West
The Cardinals made strides in free agency, but will the moves affect the NFC West standings? Around The League ranked the teams in the division based on their margin of offseason improvement.
Carlos Rogers signs contract with Oakland Raiders
Carlos Rogers will join Tarell Brown across the Bay Bridge. The veteran cornerback signed with the Oakland Raiders on Monday after the San Francisco 49ers made him a salary cap casualty.
San Francisco 49ers' draft needs: Paul Richardson a good fit
The San Francisco 49ers ranked 24th in yards per game last season, in large part due to a lack of speed. Daniel Jeremiah says Colorado's Paul Richardson could be the offense's missing piece.
Chris Cook, San Francisco 49ers strike 1-year deal
Chris Cook signed a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers on Friday. Can the Niners turn Cook around after an injury-riddled, inconsistent run with the Minnesota Vikings?
Alex Mack, Finley among available free agents
Alex Mack and Jermichael Finley are near the top of Around The League's list of the best available free agents. Which teams are interested in their services?
Antoine Bethea, San Francisco 49ers reach contract
Former Indianapolis Colts safety Antoine Bethea is joining the San Francisco 49ers to take the place of Donte Whitner, who joined the Cleveland Browns earlier Tuesday.
Report: Carlos Rogers to be cut by San Francisco 49ers
The San Francisco 49ers reportedly are set to release Carlos Rogers after three seasons in the Bay Area. With Rogers' release, the team is getting thin at cornerback.
On the bubble: 24 NFC players who could be cut
What NFC teams will be saying goodbye to key players with an eye on saving salary-cap space? Miles Austin and Julius Peppers are just two of the names who might be looking for work.
Percy Harvin not cleared for Seattle Seahawks practice
The Seattle Seahawks aren't sure if Percy Harvin will be ready to play against the San Francisco 49ers. Is anyone else in danger of missing Championship Sunday?
Ryan Mathews questionable for San Diego Chargers
San Diego running back Ryan Mathews is questionable for the Chargers' game versus the Denver Broncos. Find out the rest of this weekend's injury updates.
Injury roundup: Eric Fisher out for Kansas City Chiefs
The Kansas City Chiefs announced that Eric Fisher will miss Saturday's wild-card showdown with the Colts because of a groin injury. Catch the rest of the day's injury updates in the roundup.
What to watch for: Viewing tips for Wild Card Weekend
NFL playoff action begins with the New Orleans Saints seeking their first road victory, and coach Sean Payton calls the concerns "valid." Our couchgating guide explains if you should be worried.
Carlos Rogers plans to play for San Francisco 49ers
Carlos Rogers told reporters Tuesday that his tweaked hamstring "ain't bad." But will the San Francisco 49ers cornerback be ready to play in Sunday's wild-card showdown with the Green Bay Packers?
Injury roundup: Carlos Rogers to miss 49ers' game?
The 49ers reportedly don't expect to have cornerback Carlos Rogers (hamstring) on the field for Sunday's wild-card showdown with the Packers. Who else is on the bubble for Wild-Card Weekend?
Patrick Peterson, Joe Haden NFL's best cornerbacks
Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals and Joe Haden of the Cleveland Browns top Around The League's list of the NFL's best cornerbacks. Find out where your favorite cornerback ranks.
Tom Brady is NFL's best QB, Ben Roethlisberger says
Tom Brady is having one of the worst statistical seasons of his career, but Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger still calls the New England Patriots' star the game's best quarterback.
Michigan QB Devin Gardner playing with more confidence
Michigan's Devin Gardner played a mistake-free game last week against Minnesota. His offensive coordinator referenced NFL quarterback Jason Campbell when explaining why.