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'Real Live': Free-agent and free speech
Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, remains a free agent after controversy on the field.
Serena Williams versus John McEnroe
'Real Live' hosts discuss Serena Williams, Colin Kaepernick, Beyonce and Jay-Z.
Chip Kelly joins ESPN, to work as studio analyst for college football and NFL
Former? Oregon ?coach Chip Kelly is joining ESPN as a studio analyst next season. ESPN announced Kelly's multiyear deal Friday, "Over the last 30 years, I have experienced football from one perspective -- as a coach," Kelly said in a statement. "Working in television will allow me to see the game
How NFL coaches, GMs have defined Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick's journey from fresh-faced upstart to $126 million sensation to NFL pariah has unfolded without evaluators fundamentally changing what they thought about his skills. What has changed, acutely, is how evaluators perceive Kaepernick's mindset and prospects for development. Although
QB Confidence Index: Post-draft ranking of all 32 depth charts
How confident are you in your team's quarterback situation? Wait. Before you answer that, let's get a couple of things straight. Although this is the time of year for unbridled NFL optimism -- post-draft, pre-minicamp, very few injuries so far -- it's important not to confuse optimism with
Kyle Shanahan takes 49ers head -coach job now that Falcons out
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- It required time and patience, but the San Francisco 49ers finally got their man. The Niners announced Monday that they have officially hired Atlanta offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan to be their head coach. The deal is expected to run for six years, matching the contract
John Lynch demanded secrecy to test if 49ers would leak info
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Before agreeing to become the general manager of the San Francisco 49ers , John Lynch had some questions about the team's recent reputation for leaking information. So Lynch decided to use his candidacy for the job to put it to the test. Speaking to KNBR radio in San
Sources: 49ers plan to offer Kyle Shanahan head-coaching job
The San Francisco 49ers plan to offer their head-coaching job to Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan once Atlanta's season ends, sources tell ESPN's Adam Schefter. Shanahan is interested in the job but is currently focused on Sunday's NFC Championship Game. The Falcons will host the
Mort & Schefter's notebook: Could Chip Kelly end up in New England?
Topics this week include the future of a certain Redskins quarterback, why the Seahawks might get hammered, some angry owners and why Antonio Brown could really use a big game. Could Belichick bring in Chip? When Chip Kelly was dumped by the San Francisco 49ers after one season as head coach, word
Texans to promote Mike Vrabel to DC; Romeo Crennel stays as assistant HC
The Houston Texans are promoting linebackers coach Mike Vrabel to defensive coordinator, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Romeo Crennel, the Texans' defensive coordinator for the past three seasons, will stay with the team as assistant head coach. His contract as defensive coordinator was set to