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Purdy: Where 49ers went wrong with Ray McDonald
12/18/2014 11:23 AM PST
In terminating the contract of Ray McDonald on Wednesday, San Francisco 49ers G.M. Trent Baalke said 'this isn't about one incident.'
Purdy: Inexcusable losses doom 49ers' season
12/15/2014 10:02 AM PST - The San Francisco 49ers have had injuries and internal strife, but Jim Harbaugh and the team can't make excuses for losses to the Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams and Oakland Raiders that cost the 49ers a shot at the playoffs.
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Kawakami: 49ers, Raiders need to make a Harbaugh deal
Jim Harbaugh to the Raiders simply makes too much sense not for it to happen.
Wake of the Week archive: Trouble for local hero 10 years ago
Bud Geracie's archived column from 2004 that takes a sideways look back at the local and national sports scene
Mark Purdy's Blog
A Major League Team In Havana? Sure, It Could Happen One Day–But Look For Other Developments First
(This is the column about the new Cuba-USA diplomacy (and how sports will be affected by it) that was scheduled to appear in Friday's print edition.
Friday's TV picks: 'Amazing Race' finally hits finish line
Plus, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson hosts 'Christmas in Washington' and Jennifer Hudson and Train among performers for 'A Home for the Holidays.'
Commentary: Sony's fear and 'The Interview' decision set terrible precedent
Seth Rogen and James Franco film unlikely to remain in a vault after costing $44 million.