Tony Sparano


Tony Sparano, who served as 49ers tight ends coach on Jim Tomsula’s staff, has accepted a spot on the Minnesota Vikings' staff as offensive line coach.


SANTA CLARA – Coach Jim Tomsula categorized himself Friday as a coach who studies analytics and “absolutes” when it comes to making game-management decisions.


SANTA CLARA -- Up to this point, 49ers first-year head coach Jim Tomsula has enlisted the assistance of just about anyone with knowledge to share in the area of game management.


Vernon Davis is looking for redemption in 2015, and new 49ers tight ends coach Tony Sparano believes he's fully capable of it.


From Comcast SportsNetFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- Rex Ryan doesn't mind his New York Jets players saying what's on their minds.