Derrick Johnson


A subtle change to the NFL rulebook resulted in an 822 percent increase in illegal contact penalties through three weeks of the preseason.


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Finally, thankfully, cooler heads appeared to have prevailed.Granted, the drum to trade Darren McFadden for draft picks was being beaten by fans and media types.


For the first time since 2006, the Raiders did not have a first-team All-Pro player on the Associated Press' All-Pro team, which was announced on Friday.Rather, Oakland had a trio of second-te


San Francisco 49ers leading tackler NaVorro Bowman, who was not chosen to the NFC Pro Bowl team, was voted as a first-team Associated Press All-Pro selection in a vote of 50 media members.Bowman jo