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    49ers bring back personnel man Gamble

    Tom Gamble returns two years after leaving to join the Philadelphia Eagles front office. 
    Tom Gamble returns to 49ers personnel department
    Trent Baalke's personnel department officially brought back Tom Gamble on Thursday, two years after Gamble left to join the Philadelphia Eagles front office. 

    Super Bowl live video chat: Tackling the NFL, Jan. 29 at 2 p.m.
    Join the discussion with Bay Area News Group columnist Tim Kawakami, 49ers writer Cam Inman and Raiders writer Jerry McDonald.  

    Super Bowl live video chat: Tackling the NFL, Thursday at 2 p.m.
    Join the discussion with Bay Area News Group columnist Tim Kawakami, 49ers writer Cam Inman and Raiders writer Jerry McDonald. 

    Joe Montana roots for Seahawks, but picks Patriots to win
    San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana says deflation controversy will pull the New England Patriots together.
     

    Joe Montana makes his Super Bowl pick on silver anniversary of his last 49ers championship
    It's been 25 years and one day since Joe Montana won his fourth Super Bowl with the 49ers. His prediction for Sunday's Super Bowl XLIX: New England Patriots 27, Seattle Seahawks 24. 

    Dick Vermeil on 49ers coaching moves: My gosh, I just cannot believe what s happened
    Count Bay Area native and former NFL coach Dick Vermeil among those perplexed by this month's 49ers coaching moves. 

    Report: Chryst promoted to fill 49ers offensive coordinator spot
    Geep Chryst s days as an under-the-radar 49ers assistant are ending. Chryst is being promoted from quarterbacks coach to offensive coordinator, two sources told the NFL Network on Wednesday. 

    Purdy: When the 49ers were a Super Bowl team
    Seattle Seahawks presence in Arizona for Super Bowl harks back to a time -- two months ago -- when the San Francisco 49ers were in lockstep with their NFC West rival 

    Kawakami: 49ers fans have reason to be concerned
    Parting ways with Jim Harbaugh was first step in the Jed York-Trent Baalke plan -- and that's about it.
     

    49ers set to hire Geep Chryst as offensive coordinator
    Chryst is being promoted from quarterbacks coach to offensive coordinator, two sources told the NFL Network on Wednesday. 

    Greg Roman: 49ers could've led league in rushing
    49ers did produce a top-10 rushing attack each of the past four years under Roman 

    Former OC Greg Roman says 49ers could have led league in rushing every year
    The 49ers could have led the league in rushing every year under former offensive coordinator Greg Roman. 

    Report: Eagles assistant Bob Bicknell staying put rather than pursuing 49ers OC opening
    Philadelphia Eagles wide receivers coach Bob Bicknell is the latest candidate to shoot down interest for the 49ers offensive coordinator job, according to Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia. 

    Any takers for 49ers offensive coordinator gig?
    As Rob Chudzinski stays put, list of potential Greg Roman replacements continues to dwindle. 

    Coaching staff mysteries not thwarting Colin Kaepernick s progress in Arizona
    Someone eventually will get hired as the 49ers offensive coordinator and impact Colin Kaepernick s career trajectory. 

    49ers strike out in pursuit of Rob Chudzinski
    Indianapolis Colts assistant coach Rob Chudzinski is the latest candidate to vanish from the 49ers' offensive coordinator hunt 

    Time for an audible: Rob Chudzinski staying with Colts, 49ers still need offensive coordinator
    Rob Chudzinski is the latest candidate to vanish from the 49ers' offensive coordinator hunt.  The Indianapolis Colts announced Tuesday morning that Chudzinski is returning to them for a second season, after he agreed to be named Associate Head Coach. 

    Taming Beast Mode: Our expert panel talks tackling Marshawn Lynch
    Seattle Seahawks star Marshawn Lynch does not go down easily, so we sought advice from those who have tried. 

    Coaching-staff speculation: Vernon Davis wants to meet Chudzinski; McGaughey loves trophy welcome
    Jim Tomsula isn't the only one who apparently wants to interview Rob Chudzinski for the 49ers offensive coordinator vacancy. 

    49ers ambassador Melissa Galvin succumbs to breast cancer
    Melissa Galvin, a former Gold Rush cheerleader and co-host of "49ers Total Access," passed away Saturday night after an inspiring, second battle with breast cancer. 

    49ers won't get Lane Kiffin
    Lane Kiffin, a candidate to fill the offensive coordinator job for the San Francisco 49ers, will stay with Alabama Crimson Tide instead 

    Offensive coordinator search moves on without Lane Kiffin
    Lane Kiffin won't be filling the 49ers offensive coordinator vacancy, as the University of Alabama announced Saturday he is remaining in that capacity with the Crimson Tide. 

    Steward: Patriots deflate footballs, 49ers deflate franchise
    Darting here and there: Will Tony Sparano be the key to Vernon Davis rediscovering his mojo?
     

    Checking in on OC candidates Rob Chudzinski, Lane Kiffin and other options
    The 49ers are in a holding pattern while looking to land their offensive coordinator. Here is where things stand with their apparent leading candidates, Rob Chudzinski and Lane Kiffin: -- Chudzinski, an Indianapolis Colts special assistant: The Colts, who hired him a year ago after his one 

    'DeflateGate' Q&A: Getting to bottom of Brady, Belichick, Patriots' alleged crimes
    The New England Patriots have really let the air out of the buildup to Super Bowl XLIX. 

    Report: Tony Sparano staying in Bay Area to resurrect 49ers tight-end corps
    Ex-Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano is being hired as the 49ers tight ends coach, ESPN reported. Sparano was a finalist to remain as Raiders coach but got beaten out last week by Jack Del Rio. 

    Report: Eric Mangini tabbed to replace Vic Fangio as 49ers defensive coordinator
    After working with the 49ers offense the past two seasons, Eric Mangini will return to his defensive roots and become the 49ers defensive coordinator, ESPN reported Thursday. 

    49ers reportedly tab Eric Mangini as defensive coordinator
    After working with the 49ers offense the past two seasons, Eric Mangini will return to his defensive roots and become the 49ers defensive coordinator. 

    Report: 49ers hire Eric Mangini as defensive coordinator
    Former Patriots defensive assistant switches back to specialty in San Francisco; 49ers hire former Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano as tight ends coach. 

     
     
     
     
     
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    Women's purses: Readers divulge the craziest thing they're carrying around

    We asked readers to tell us about the craziest thing they have stashed in the handbag. You think you're carting around something wild or funny? Read on. 
    (AP Photo/Zacharie Scheurer)
    Justin Bieber apologizes for being a jerk

    After appearance with Ellen DeGeneres, singer posts video because he doesn’t want people to judge him.