(Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)
Kawakami: Putting a positive spin on 49ers, Raiders
08/17/2015 05:44 AM PDT
It's early, so why not throw out a few gauzy, peppy, probably over-optimistic thoughts on some of the teams' recent activities?
Kawakami: Raiders' cool-headed Carr has teammates fully on board
08/12/2015 09:54 PM PDT - Oakland quarterback Derek Carr won't be getting the Geno Smith treatment any time soon.
M. Thompson II
( Nhat V. Meyer )
Thompson: Imagining a winning 49ers season ... don't laugh
Can the 49ers really be a playoff team this year? Yes, with a little imagination
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
Cocktail Chronicles: Haberdasher in San Jose
Haberdasher, on San Salvador Street downtown, is the new incarnation of the downtown speakeasy Singlebarrel.
(Ed Crisostomo/The Orange County Register via AP)
'Star Wars' BB-8 droid is an instant hit
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ merchandise unveiling has fans waiting in line outside stores.