Super Bowl: Tom Brady just as much a Padre as a Patriot

Serra High grad Tom Brady hasn't forgotten his roots, just like the school's many other famous Peninsula-spawned all-stars. 

( Nhat V. Meyer )
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.
(Patrick Tehan)
Purdy: Dr. York preaches health, safety

The co-chairman of the 49ers is crunching the numbers on injuries and finding some interesting results
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( Christian Petersen )
How Marshawn Lynch's 'BeastMode' was born at Oakland Tech

Seattle Seahawks' running back Marshawn Lynch began shaking defenders in high school. 
Warriors fall to Jazz, no longer have NBA's best record

The Golden State Warriors fell to the Utah Jazz on Friday and no longer own the best record in the NBA, a distinction that now belongs to the Atlanta Hawks 
Former Raiderette files class-action lawsuit against the team

As a proposed $1.25 million settlement for cheerleader wage theft pends approval in an Alameda County court, another class action lawsuit over pay and compensation has been filed against the Oakland Raiders by a former Raiderette. 
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Amy Van Dyken gets back to work

Olympic gold-medal swimmer Amy Van Dyken, who is paralyzed from the waist down after an ATV accident last year, gets back in the broadcast booth for the Pac-12 Network at the Cal-USC women's swim meet.
( Patrick Tehan )
A's outfielder Coco Crisp still here

Oakland A's outfielder Coco Crisp survives general manager Billy Beane's offseason roster purge -- again.
(Gary Reyes)
Kawakami: Giants fans should r-e-l-a-x

The San Francisco Giants lost Pablo Sandoval and lost out on Jon Lester, but they still have Brian Sabean and Bruce Bochy
Sharks face Chicago Blackhawks with a little payback in mind

San Jose Sharks lost 5-2 earlier this season, but this time Chicago is the team on second half of back-to-back games 
( Lisa Wrenn )
SF IndieFest: 5 films you shouldn't miss

From the inspiring 'F R E E' to the creepy 'Black Mountain Side' to the charming and illuminating 'Beyond Clueless,' IndieFest is packed with low-budget gems. 
Eddie Murphy returning to 'Saturday Night Live'

The actor and comedian will appear on “SNL’s” 40th anniversary episode, marking his first time on the show in 31 years.