Colin Kaepernick is headed to the bench, a move that was preceded, and followed, by waves of debate. As it turns out, we were asking the wrong questions.
The NFL’s public hearing in downtown Oakland on Thursday night was, for the most part, a sad spectacle. But one man deserves credit: Raiders owner Mark Davis.
"Indians" is not the equivalent of "Redskins." But it's easy to understand why it offends people.
And then I saw them: baseball cards. These were different. They were old. Really old, like from a dim era of wool uniforms and athletes nicknamed “Pinkey.”
It’s not like John Bickford spends his days sleuthing. But for years he has kept an eye out for his stepson's first Quarter Midget racer.
Sometimes the best anecdotes just don’t fit the story you’re working on. Like these Tom Kelly stories.
Hallelujah. Aldon Smith is in Oakland, and the Raiders are back in the reclamation business.
One of the great perks of sportswriting is the occasional speedway fast lap.
Like gluten-free food and the selfie stick, the youth participation trophy has become a symbol of all that is wrong with our culture.
When I hear of the North Bay Rattlers, I can’t help but think of the Twin Cities Cougars, the football team that expanded my small universe in the late 1970s.