'Hard Knocks' goes vanilla yet again with Houston Texans

It would've simply been too juicy for the NFL to stomach, but an HBO "Hard Knocks" series focused on the 49ers could have made for spectacular TV. 
49ers give rave reviews to start of Tomsula coaching era
Players say he yells more than when he was a line coach, but has 'switched up a lot of things and tried to cut a lot of fat in how practices and meetings are.'

Derek Carr should be ready to throw well before camp
Oakland Raiders not saying why Derek Carr has been sidelined this week -- it's rumored that he has an injury on his right ring finger -- but he's expected to recover in plenty of time for season. 

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Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield reunited?

'The Amazing Spider-Man' co-stars have been spotted together around L.A. amid reports their romance is back on.