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  1. Meet interim Raiders coach Tony Sparano

    Bill Williamson

    A look at new Oakland Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano: New gig: Sparano was introduced as interim head coach for the rest of the season Tuesday. He replaces Dennis Allen, who was fired after a 0-4 start and an 8-28 record since becoming Oakland...

    Blog | September 30, 2014
  2. New Raiders coach Tony Sparano wants to change some things

    Bill Williamson

    ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Tony Sparano made a point of saying how much he respects Dennis Allen, the man he is replacing as Oakland Raiders head coach. Yet, Sparano made it clear things are going to change as he takes over the Raiders for the final 12 g...

    Blog | September 30, 2014
  3. Raiders brass still believes in talent level

    Bill Williamson

    ALAMEDA, Calif. -- In his introductory news conference as Oakland Raiders interim head coach, Tony Sparano explained the biggest problem his new team is facing. "They have forgotten how to win," Sparano said. "You can fall into that trap. There's ...

    Blog | September 30, 2014
  4. Tony Sparano named Oakland Raiders' interim head coach

    Bill Williamson

    The Oakland Raiders named Tony Sparano as their interim head coach Tuesday, less than 24 hours after firing Dennis Allen.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2014
  5. Possible Raiders coaching candidates

    Bill Williamson

    The Oakland Raiders will be looking for another permanent head coach in January. In the meantime, they will have an interim coach (likely announced Tuesday) and owner Mark Davis will have to decide the future of general manager Reggie McKenzie. So...

    Blog | September 30, 2014
  6. Dennis Allen fired as head coach of Oakland Raiders

    Bill Williamson

    The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen on Monday night after an 0-4 start and only eight wins in his 36-game tenure.

    Story | Conversation | September 29, 2014
  7. Dennis Allen not worried about QB's elbow

    Bill Williamson

    ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Matt Schaub continues to be in a holding pattern, but both the Oakland Raiders quarterback and his head coach are insisting there are no long-term worries. Most importantly for Schaub, coach Dennis Allen said Schaub is still on ...

    Blog | August 25, 2014
  8. Smith dominates as he awaits NFL ruling

    Bill Williamson

    While Aldon Smith's off-field issues could keep from regular season games for some time, his exploits in practice were the talk of the San Francisco 49ers' three days of workouts with the Baltimore Ravens. Both Baltimore head coach John Harbaugh a...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  9. How will 49ers' receptions spread out?

    Bill Williamson

    A major topic for the San Francisco 49ers this offseason has been the team's plans to attempt to pass more in 2014. They certainly have reason for trying to reach that goal. The 49ers have the best passing game weaponry since head coach Jim Harbau...

    Blog | July 15, 2014
  10. Eric Mangini to be tight ends coach for San Francisco 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    Eric Mangini is officially an NFL coach again, but the former defensive specialist is now firmly on the offensive side of the ball.

    Story | Conversation | February 20, 2014
  11. Hiring future looks bright for assistants

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- If a San Francisco 49ers assistant coach is going to be become a head coach this year it is going to be in Cleveland. ESPN is reporting Minnesota is hiring Cincinnati defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer as head coach. 49ers of...

    Blog | January 15, 2014
  12. Schefter: 49ers' staff upset with Redskins

    Bill Williamson

    Here's an interesting nugget from ESPN's Adam Schefter: By now, everyone knows Washington hired former Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden as its head coach on Thursday. It happened to be on the same day that the Redskins had scheduled interv...

    Blog | January 12, 2014
  13. Head-coaching dominoes starting to fall

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The Washington Redskins are hiring Jay Gruden as head coach on Thursday. ESPN's Adam Schefter previously reported that the Redskins had interest in 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman and defensive coordinator Vic Fangio. ...

    Blog | January 09, 2014
  14. Source: Interest in Tomsula as head coach

    Bill Williamson

    The San Francisco 49ers potentially could see multiple coaches emerge as NFL head-coaching candidates this month. A league source said some teams (there are currently six teams without a head coach) are beginning to do background work on defensive...

    Blog | December 30, 2013
  15. Quinton Dial could be activated

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh told reporters Wednesday the team might have to add a defensive lineman to the 53-man roster if nose tackle Glenn Dorsey can't play because of a hamstring injury. Thursday, defensi...

    Blog | October 17, 2013
  16. Eric Mangini fitting in with 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. - The San Francisco 49ers made a curious addition to their program this offseason when they hired two-time former NFL head coach Eric Mangini as an offensive consultant. Mangini, who spent the past two seasons as an ESPN analys...

    Blog | September 13, 2013