Sunday Night Football

George Kittle and Jimmy Garoppolo celebrate win
Tommy Call
November 24, 2019 - 10:00 pm
A theme that's followed the San Francisco 49ers through the first 12 weeks of the season has been the glaring fact they haven't beaten another elite team yet— after a 37-8 dismantling of the Green Bay Packers in front of a national audience, that narrative is officially dead. The 49ers have checked...
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Kittle questionable for Packers
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Karl Buscheck
November 22, 2019 - 3:45 pm
A day after George Kittle appeared to hint that he’d be back in the mix for the Sunday night tilt with the Packers, Kyle Shanahan sounded less bullish on the tight end’s status. Shanahan said Kittle (ankle/knee), who practiced in a limited fashion on Thursday and Friday, is questionable, at least...
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Kittle talks Sunday Night Football
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Karl Buscheck
November 21, 2019 - 3:37 pm
Is George Kittle going to play on Sunday when the Packers arrive for the primetime matchup? It sure as hell sounded like it the way he was talking to reporters after practice on Thursday afternoon. Kittle: “I think I have yet to play in a Sunday Night game in my career. So, I’m really looking...
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Karl Buscheck
November 20, 2019 - 2:01 pm
The status of George Kittle, absent from the 49ers lineup for the past two games, is once again very much up in the air as the Packers come to town for Sunday Night Football. When asked for an update on the the game-changing tight end after practice on Wednesday, head coach Kyle Shanahan offfered...
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Karl Buscheck
October 09, 2018 - 10:26 am
The 1-4 San Francisco 49ers have been knocked off the Sunday Night Football marquee, as first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Week 7, Oct. 21, the 4-1 Bengals and 5-0 Chiefs are being flexed to Sunday night, per source. Rams-49ers, which was scheduled for that night, will be moved to 4:25 pm. So...
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Karl Buscheck
September 24, 2017 - 8:35 pm
The Raiders got humbled 27-10 by the Redskins on Sunday night at FedExField, as Derek Carr produced one of his worst games as a member of the silver and black. In the ugly showing against Washington, the Raiders were outgained 472-128 and Carr managed just 118 yards in the air (19-for-31). The...
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Karl Buscheck
August 08, 2017 - 5:57 pm
With the Raiders set to make a trio of appearances on "Sunday Night Football," the team has been appropriately represented in the promo for NBC's game of the week. Quarterback Derek Carr and reigning DPOY the Khalil Mack both make appearances, as you can see in the video below: Hey, we know those...
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Joe Fortenbaugh
June 28, 2017 - 4:11 pm
It’s hard to believe, but as of Wednesday we find ourselves just 26 days away from the date in which rookies will report to Oakland Raiders training camp in Napa, California. And with that in mind, why don’t we check in with our friends in the southern Nevada desert in regards to NFL season win...
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