The NFL has suspended Steelers OLB James Harrison for one game for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Browns QB Colt McCoy in last Thursday night's game.
John Skelton stepped in for the injured Kevin Kolb and threw for 282 yards and three touchdowns, and the Cardinals rallied to hand the 49ers their third loss of the season.
At least initially, we hear Larry Grant is considered a very adequate fill-in for the injured Patrick Willis, as evidenced by his strong effort in the Week 13 shutout of the Rams.
The 49ers announced they signed reserve OT Alex Boone to a four-year extension on Thursday. Boone has played in 12 games this season.
Even though their next three games promise to be a lot more challenging than the lowly Rams, the Niners are shaping up as one of the league's worthiest playoff contenders.
Frank Gore helped run the 49ers right into the postseason, gaining 73 yards and becoming the team's career rushing leader in a 26-0 win over the Rams that clinched the NFC West.
Although Michael Crabtree has done a good job as the Niners' No. 1 wideout, the team hasn't had much success at the No. 2 WR spot.
Both the Packers and 49ers could wrap up playoff spots in Week 13.
Team insiders refuse to get down on a Niners offensive line that couldn't have looked more down and out against the Ravens in Baltimore.
Terrell Suggs had three of Baltimore's nine sacks of Alex Smith as the Ravens beat the Niners 16-6 Thursday night in the first NFL game featuring brothers as opposing head coaches.
Fantasy notes for the three Thanksgiving Day games, updated live throughout the day.
Here is the Tuesday practice report for the three Thanksgiving Day games. showing to what degree injured players participated in their teams' practices.
Jack and Jackie Harbaugh are excited to see their sons coach against each other on Thanksgiving night, but they don't plan to watch the game at the stadium.
Here are the NFL playoff scenarios for Week 12, which involve Green Bay and San Francisco.
San Francisco's hot start is due in large part to the play of Justin, Alex and Aldon Smith.