Last Sunday, the 49ers faced was believed to be their biggest test yet: the Carolina defense. They not only passed said test, they destroyed the Panthers moving to 7-0.
The 49ers’ return to Levi’s Stadium was billed as a matchup of two top defenses. What it produced was a one-sided affair with a bruised and battered Panthers squad departing with its tail between its legs.
The “Mud Bowl” game last Sunday in Washington was anything but pretty. The defense continued to show it’s dominance, this time against a weak Washington team. But, given the conditions, judging the performance of the offense is difficult.
As injured rookie Reuben Foster faded into the darkness of the entrance tunnel, the 49ers lost their composure.
49ers starting rookie linebacker Reuben Foster is officially listed as questionable to return after injuring his ankle in the first quarter.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is the latest NFL player to express shock that Colin Kaepernick still hasn’t landed a spot in the league.
Football is almost back as the San Francisco 49ers have released their schedule for the 2017 regular season.
Raiders LB Khalil Mack continued his ascension as one of the league’s best defensive players, finishing the season.
Make sure to consult your cardiologist before watching a Raiders football game.
The Raiders have a major challenge to tackle when Cam Newton and the Panthers visit Oakland.
Matt Ryan is the highest scoring quarterback in Daily Fantasy through two weeks. And he gets his juiciest matchup of the season this week.
Six days after shutting out the Los Angeles Rams, the San Francisco 49ers surrendered 46 points to the high-powered Carolina Panthers.
The key to beating the Panthers rests on the 49ers defense and their ability to get pressure along the line.
Visibly and understandably upset, and hidden by the hood of his sweatshirt, Newton gave reporters a grand total of 87 words, most through gritted teeth.
The Denver Broncos upset the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50, riding a veteran defense and explosive special teams.
Super Bowl 50 travelers with unsettled lodging plans may have to fork over more — or settle for less.
Denver is going to start passing the ball, but running C.J. Anderson hard to the strong side is going to open it all up. It’s …
Carolina defensive tackle Kawann Short has quietly become on of the best players in the NFL, and is arguably the team’s best defender.
The Panthers remain full of youthful exuberance and are confident that they will win if they stick to their formula.
One of the elements that has made the Carolina defense so special is linebacker Luke Kuechly. Another, though, is the zone based defense that the …