The Kansas City Chiefs have moved eastward across Missouri to St. Louis, which lost the Rams in 2016. Mark Donovan, the Chiefs president, said the team acknowledged that Rams fans may still be angry about the decision to move, but he said ticket sales and sponsorships from that part of the state are on the rise. There is a lot more Chiefs programming on local radio affiliates, too. … [Read more...] about The Raiders left Oakland. The 49ers want to take it.
Watson said the error in the statement occurred because the police public information officers had not thoroughly read the report before sending it to Boyd. A preliminary report showed that cell phones had not been a factor in the crash, but the final report said police were unable to determine if either Quan or Lovely were using a phone. … [Read more...] about Oakland corrects statement on Jean Quan crash
“The league gave the Chargers a finite period of time to opt in and join the Rams,” she said. “Had the Chargers not done so, the Raiders would then have the opportunity to opt in. And if the Raiders had opted in, there would have been three teams within roughly 120 miles, and that would have been extremely challenging, as all three would have been working to sell product in the region.” … [Read more...] about Raiders have one more home game this season — in Los Angeles
“I think it was healthy to unplug and get away last year. I made the best of a situation that was awkward and abrupt,” Del Rio said. “I haven’t said I am done coaching. This allows me to still talk about and cover the game while reviewing game tape and providing an opinion.” … [Read more...] about ESPN hires Jack Del Rio, former Broncos defensive coordinator, as analyst
The big winner was less obviously the Internet, which went ham on the Packers' defense after Mostert set a franchise record for rushing yards in a single game, and playoff records for rushing yards and rushing scores. … [Read more...] about Internet thoroughly enjoys 49ers RB Raheem Mostert carving up Packers defense