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Teresa Kaepernick watched last Saturday’s 49ers game at home in Modesto, California. She was inactive with a cold and didn’t want to get her son sick. Missing his games is not a common occurrence for Teresa (or her husband, Rick.) In fact, Colin’s r...

When I asked Mary Pat Augenthaler earlier this week what year she was promoted to her current role as the Vice President of NFL Events, she paused to think for a moment. “Let’s see my daughter just turned six, so it was six years ago,...

Fantasy football is around the corner, which for owners means a Fall filled with draft cheat sheets, waiver wires, weekly rankings and excessive banter. And for successful owners it also means devoting ample time to one woman – ESPN Inj...

Most people enter college with little to no idea of their major, let alone their desired career. Tara Ostrowe was an exception. She grew up a huge football fan, had an infinity for the New York Giants, and was planning to study nutrition. So at 18, she be...

In upstate New York exists a fantasy football league where the owners have selected atypical team names like The Long Synapers, The Endolphins and Gray Matters. The commissioner of this “Brain Lovers” league is Renee...

“Let’s bypass the bullshit and move on because the minute hand moves faster than you think it does.” - Christine Golic’s bio ...

At the heart of every Super Bowl is its host committee, a locally based, guiding force responsible for a litany of factors ranging from fan experience to economic development. As Arizona readies for its first Super Bowl since 2008, and third overall, I...

Interview [audio mp3="/assets/media/Bonnie-Jill Laflin Podcast.mp3"][/audio] Bio Former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader! Current Los Angeles Lakers scout! Even though she is a San Francisco native, Bonnie-Jill Laflin has had no problem ...

is one of the NFL’s great humanitarians.  Born in Nigeria, the defensive tackle for the Chicago Bears started the Israel Idonije Foundation three years ago and has been giving back ever since.  The Foundation’s efforts range from aiding inner-city y...

Meet Chilo Rachal.  Chilo (pronounced Shy-Low) is a starting guard for the San Francisco 49ers.  In this “Getting to Know” session we talked to Chilo about the unusual circumstances that led to his decision to enter the draft after his junior year a...