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  1. John Lynch faces uphill battle for Hall of Fame

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- I think John Lynch belongs in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But I have to admit I'm partial. I had the good fortune to cover the early part of Lynch's career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. I saw plenty of big hits that made the hig...

    Blog | January 27, 2015
  2. Ronnie Lott says Jim Tomsula has to 'move people'

    Paul Gutierrez

    Harkening the likes of Martin Luther King Jr., General George S. Patton, Richard Pryor, Muhammad Ali and even Leon Spinks, San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame defensive back Ronnie Lott has some advice for new Niners coach Jim Tomsula. "You've got to...

    Blog | January 16, 2015
  3. Why Seattle Seahawks star Earl Thomas is the NFL's best safety

    Jeffri Chadiha

    Earl Thomas is the top safety in the NFL, but his his rigorous mental approach to the game has him poised for so much more, writes Jeffri Chadiha.

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2014
  4. Mike McCoy returns to San Francisco roots

    Eric D. Williams

    SAN DIEGO -- As a kid, San Diego Chargers coach Mike McCoy rooted for the San Francisco 49ers. He regularly attended 49ers home games at Candlestick Park, seeking autographs from legends like Joe Montana, Jerry Rice and Ronnie Lott. Any luck? "...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  5. Historically, B1G top conference for defense

    Josh Moyer

    Grab a pencil and a notepad. There will be a short test. Five questions. Open answer. And no cheating. Ready? OK, who is the best linebacker in college football history? How about defensive tackle? Defensive end? Cornerback? Safety? Time's up. ...

    Blog | August 06, 2014
  6. Raiders #ThrowbackThursday pics

    Paul Gutierrez

    After a week off, it's #ThrowbackThursday time as I again went digging in my archives to find photos I took at Los Angeles Raiders games when I was in junior college and working as a "stringer" for my hometown "Desert Dispatch" newspaper in Barstow, ...

    Blog | June 05, 2014
  7. Mt. Rushmore: San Francisco 49ers

    Bill Williamson

    We are taking an NFL Nation look at a team's four-man Mount Rushmore. Choosing the four-man shrine for the San Francisco 49ers is a difficult tast. This is a team rich in history, dating well before the AFL-NFL merger. Anyone can pick a combinatio...

    Blog | February 13, 2014
  8. DeBartolo preparing for emotional farewell

    Bill Williamson

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo is at the game. He spoke to reporters prior to the game. Here is a sampling of DeBartolo's thoughts: Saying Goodbye to Candlestick: DeBartolo will be an honorary captain Dec. 23 in th...

    Blog | December 15, 2013
  9. Ronnie Lott weighs in on T.J. Ward's hit

    Pat McManamon

    It seems appropriate to give the final word on the T.J. Ward hit that demolished the right knee of Rob Gronkowski to a Hall of Famer. Former San Franisco 49ers safety Ronnie Lott appeared on 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland on Wednesday and defended the ...

    Blog | December 12, 2013
  10. Predicting Johnson's effectiveness difficult

    Josh Weinfuss

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- Only one person besides Cardinals safety Rashad Johnson may know how effective he could be without the tip of his left middle finger: Ronnie Lott. Lott, the former San Francisco 49ers safety, decided to have the tip of his left p...

    Blog | September 26, 2013
  11. Roundtable: Five Trojans statues

    WeAreSC

    One of the ideas mentioned for improvements at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is a statue area to honor past USC greats. If you could put five statues, who would be your choices to represent the history of Trojans football? Garry Paskwietz J...

    Blog | July 18, 2013
  12. There's plenty of life after USC football

    Greg Katz

    LOS ANGELES -- For departing USC Trojans football players making that final walk up the storied Coliseum tunnel, it can foreshadow a transition into the NFL, a sports-related career, or an entirely different vocation. For former Trojans uch as Tro...

    Blog | June 03, 2013
  13. 2013 NFL draft - Mel Kiper ranks his top 10 secondary prospects o...

    Mel Kiper

    Mel Kiper ranks his top 10 NFL secondary prospects of all time, revealing the grades he gave each player before they were drafted. USC's Ronnie Lott tops the list.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2013
  14. Freshman Leon McQuay III is latest USC Trojans hit-maker

    Greg Katz

    Following in the footsteps of Ronnie Lott and Matt Grootegoed, freshman safety Leon McQuay III is learning fast and making a big impact.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2013
  15. But seriously, what'll Dallas do at safety?

    Dan Graziano

    I'm not going to sit here and tell you Gerald Sensabaugh was the second coming of Ronnie Lott, or that replacing him has suddenly jumped to the top of the Dallas Cowboys' offseason priority list after they cut him Monday for salary-cap room. Sensabau...

    Blog | March 05, 2013
  16. Recruits invariably compared to USC Trojans legends

    Greg Katz

    It's inevitable that USC commits will be compared to their predecessors. Some, such as Matt Kalil, live up to expectations.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2012