SAN FRANCISCO – A 49ers defense that leans heavily on a cast of proven veterans and All-Pro type players got a huge lift Sunday afternoon from a couple of rookies.
SAN FRANCISCO – There was little deception and even fewer surprises for the 49ers, as they set out to extend their lead and take some time off the clock.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Alex Smith earned a title he despises on Sunday afternoon.
KANSAS CITY -- The Raiders offensive line has been plagued by injury since training camp. They lost Jared Veldheer and Menelik Watson for extended time.