( Josie Lepe )
Kawakami: 49ers' low reality: No code of conduct, no accountability

Let's start with this very strong column from Scott Ostler, which puts the 49ers' continued string of players running into afoul of the law into crisp perspective: The 49ers are now a franchise that continually is a menace to society. 


 
TIM KAWAKAMI
( George Bridges )
Kawakami: Putting a positive spin on 49ers, Raiders

It's early, so why not throw out a few gauzy, peppy, probably over-optimistic thoughts on some of the teams' recent activities?
 
MARK PURDY
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Purdy: Memories of Justin Wilson, San Jose Grand Prix

Justin Wilson, who died after a horrible freak accident at an IndyCar race in Pennsylvania, would have been one of the best interviews before and after this weekend's GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma if he had lived. He was definitely one of the standout personalities from the very brief and very memorable San Jose Grand Prix. 
M. Thompson II
(Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
Thompson: Warriors' NBA championship trophy tour knows no bounds

Larry O'Brien trophy has been far and wide with Warriors players and executives since the team won the NBA title in June. 
WARRIORS
(Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
Thompson: Warriors' NBA championship trophy tour knows no bounds

Larry O'Brien trophy has been far and wide with Warriors players and executives since the team won the NBA title in June. 
RAIDERS
(Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group)
Raiders' Moore unlikely to regain starting spot

Raiders linebacker Sio Moore practiced for the first time in three weeks Wednesday, but his return to the starting lineup faces a larger uphill climb. 'I think right now he's competing to be a role player somewhere,' coach Jack Del Rio said of Moore, the team's third-leading tackler last year. 
ATHLETICS
( Otto Greule Jr )
A's strike first but lose to Mariners 8-2

Billy Burns homered off Felix Hernandez on the first pitch of the game, but Seattle scored four runs in the bottom of the first and defeated the A's 8-2 in Seattle
 
( Tony Rivetti Jr./Warner Bros )
Review: 'We Are Your Friends' a mixed bag

With its blasts of trippy cinematic tricks and a great performance from Wes Bentley, this late summer release has the bones of a decent movie. 
(Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
Virginia TV shooting delays 'Mr Robot' finale

USA Network says episode contains scene similar to Wednesday’s killing of two journalists on live TV and will pushed back out of respect for victims.