SUPER BOWL XLVII: 49ers DB Culliver bashes gays at Media Day on Tuesday --- then backs down from comments Thursday
Not many even knew who Chris Culliver was before Super Bowl Media Day, but following his crude and inflammatory anti-gay remarks, it has been a week the 49ers' cornerback would like to forget.
Always known to speak his mind, 49ers receiver Randy Moss does just that Tuesday at Super Bowl Media Day, saying quite a few things that's likely to ruffle some feathers --- even on his own team.
The Falcons build a 17-0 lead, but can’t hang on and fall to the 49ers, 28-24, in the NFC title game Sunday in Atlanta.
It all comes down to this for the Falcons and 49ers, who will battle in Atlanta today for the NFC title and a spot in the Super Bowl against either the Patriots or Ravens.
Matt Bryant’s 49-yard field goal with eight seconds left lifts the Falcons to a 30-28 win against Seattle in the NFC divisional game and now meet the 49ers.
Sure-fire Hall of Fame tight end Tony Gonzalez says this is his last season --- and the Atlanta Falcons would love nothing more than to send him out with the lone item missing on his stellar resume: a Super Bowl ring.
The 'D' word would be drought -- as in the playoff winless "drought" the Atlanta Falcons' franchise is in --- heading to Sunday's divisional showdown with the Seattle Seahawks.
Will tonight’s BCS title game between Notre Dame and Alabama live up to the hype that has been building for more than a month?
In wake of the tragic school shooting in Newtown, Conn., AP sports columnist Paul Newberry writes about sports and the comfort it can bring.
The Atlanta Falcons can clinch home-field advantage throughout the playoffs today with a win against the Giants and some help.