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SANTA CLARA – It did not take long for first-round draft pick Jimmie Ward to make his mark on the 49ers’ practice field. In his first full-squad practice since being selected with the No. 30 overall pick, Ward on Thursday intercepted a Colin Kaepernick pass on the third...
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Safety Usama Young and cornerback Keith McGill hurt themselves during Thursday's conditioning test and are expected to go on the PUP list.
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According to NFLPA documents, Kevin Burnett was set to make a $2.875 million base salary in 2014, which will now come off the books.
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Andrew Wiggins has been linked to a possible blockbuster trade with Minnesota for All-Star forward Kevin Love. But any deal now involving Wiggins can't be finalized for at least 30 days.
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Kendrys Morales hit 23 home runs and drove in 80 runs for the Mariners last season, but turned down a $14.1 million qualifying offer from Seattle to become a free agent.
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Marcus Lattimore was placed on the non-football injury list last week upon reporting to training camp, and wasn't ready for Thursday's practice.
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“All you have to do is think about the team. That’s what I did. I thought about my teammates ... guys who I love and would die for." -- Vernon Davis
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Cole Hamels struck out 10 and allowed one run over eight strong innings as the Giants were unable to complete the four-game sweep in Philly.
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Aldon Smith told reporters on Thursday he has maintained his sobriety since last September. As a result, his body and mind are 'feeling great.'
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It's hard to imagine a $10-million man with 100-plus saves over two seasons could be so ineffective, but the Jim Johnson experiment is over in Oakland.
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Renewed health for Tyvon Branch provides another opportunity for him and Charles Woodson to play off each other and add some unpredictably to safety play.
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