( JOHN GREEN )
49ers' Harbaugh on the trading block?

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, the subject of trade speculation, could join Jon Gruden, Bill Parcells and Bill Belichick as NFL coaches who have been dealt.
 


 
TIM KAWAKAMI
Kawakami: How the Harbaugh Era unraveled

After taking the San Francisco 49ers to three NFC Championship Games and one Super Bowl, Jim Harbaugh will soon be gone -- and here's why.
 
MARK PURDY
( Thearon W. Henderson )
Purdy: Raiders culture change takes time

Oakland Raiders, coach Tony Sparano enjoy third straight home win, over Buffalo Bills, but future of franchise still must be determined
 
M. Thompson II
( JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO )
Thompson: Tony Sparano isn't the man for Raiders

The Oakland Raiders, with 11 coaches since 1996, need to get this one right, and Jim Harbaugh is right.
 
WARRIORS
Warriors lose again in Los Angeles

With Andrew Bogut and Festus Ezeli sidelined, Golden State Warriors lose to Clippers 
RAIDERS
Breaking down Denver Broncos

Denver Broncos can assure themselves of a first-round bye in the AFC playoffs by beating the Oakland Raiders for the seventh straight time. 
Cal
Cal Bears in Beast Mode

Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch leads a quartet of former Cal backs -- the Ravens' Justin Forsett, Broncos' C.J. Anderson and Patriots' Shane Vereen are the others -- running wild in the NFL.  
ATHLETICS
(RAY CHAVEZ)
Photos: Oakland A's star Coco Crisp sells Southern California beach house

Oakland A's outfielder Coco Crisp recently sold a 2,892 square foot house six blocks from Redondo Beach Pier in Los Angeles County for $1.075 million.  
Giants
( Nhat V. Meyer )
A Giants' gesture helps bring Peavy back to San Francisco

Pitcher Jake Peavy's two-year, $24 million contract with the San Francisco Giants formalized Tuesday 
49ers
Breaking down Arizona Cardinals

Arizona Cardinals have lost three of five after their 9-1 start; coach Bruce Arians does an about-face and will stick with Ryan Lindley at quarterback. 
St. Mary's Gaels
College basketball: Saint Mary's falls to No. 20 St. John's

Brad Waldow had 26 points and 11 rebounds, but Saint Mary's squandered a 15-point halftime lead and lost 53-47 to No. 20 St. John's in New York.