SANTA CLARA -- With four new players on the 53-man roster since the 49ers’ last game, coach Jim Harbaugh made it clear to his team this week that there would be a weekly competition for the right
CAROLINA (5-3) at SAN FRANCISCO (6-2)
4:05 p.m. ET, FOX
OPENING LINE - 49ers by 6 1/2
SAN JOSE -- Antti Niemi has started 15 of the Sharks’ 16 games, and is second in the NHL in minutes played.
Left-handed starting pitcher Martin Perez has agreed to a $12.5 million four-year contract with the Texas Rangers.