ALAMEDA -- The last time the Raiders faced Chicago and electric returner Devin Hester, on Nov.
First-half storyline: Special teams coach John Fassel was a relative hot commodity in the offseason, with at least the San Diego Chargers interested in interviewing "Bones." But Al Davis
The 49ers have improved dramatically on special teams from a year ago.
Credit goes to Oakland punter Shane Lechler for not doing what every kid from time immemorial has done when having a moment of unexpected success -- going to his coach and saying, I can do more, I