Watson Suggests Tommy Thompson Might Not Join Up With The National Team After All

Tommy Thompson might not want to pack his bags for Argentina just yet. The San Jose Earthquakes attacker was recently called up to the under-20 national team. However, following the club’s 1-1 draw against Real Salt Lake on Saturday night, head coach Mark Watson explained that those plans haven’t been finalized. When asked if he was disappointed that the team more »

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NFL Hits Aldon Smith With 9-Game Ban

Aldon Smith is set to miss more than half of the San Francisco 49ers season. On Friday, the NFL announced that the outside linebacker has been banned for the first nine games of the campaign for violating the league’s policies on substance abuse and personal conduct, per Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area. Smith can rejoin the 49ers 53-man roster more »

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Djalo and Lenhart Still One to Two Weeks Away from Returning For San Jose Earthquakes

Slowly, the San Jose Earthquakes are getting healthier. Yannick Djalo, who hasn’t played since straining his quad back on August 2, could be nearing a return as head coach Mark Watson explained on Wednesday during training. “He’s getting closer. He started jogging I believe Friday. So, he’s kind of building himself up day by day. So, he’s getting closer. I’d more »

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Oakland Athletics Rally Past Houston Astros 8-2

A big night from Josh Donaldson and a five-run ninth-inning rally powered the Oakland Athletics to an 8-2 win over the Houston Astros in Game 1 of the series. With the win, the A’s improve to 77-53 and are now tied atop the American League West standings with the Los Angeles Angels. The A’s opened up a 1-0 lead in the third more »

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San Francisco 49ers Cut Roster From 90 to 75

The San Francisco 49ers have axed 15 played from the training camp roster. The 49ers roster now stands at 75 after the team announced an array of moves on Monday following the 21-7 win against the San Diego Chargers over the weekend. Waived: QB McCleod Bethel-Thompson S D.J. Campbell TE Kevin Greene RB Jewel Hampton P Colton Schmidt LB Kion Wilson more »

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Vernon Davis: San Francisco 49ers Offense Still Not In The ‘Zone’

The San Francisco 49ers grabbed their first win of the preseason, but it sure wasn’t an inspiring one. While topping the San Diego Chargers 21-7, the starting offense just looked off. As Vernon Davis explained afterward, he’s not overly concerned with the squad’s underwhelming play. “One thing about the first-team offense, once we get rolling, once we get into our more »

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