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11-14-16 - 49ers - Michael Zagaris
49ers running back Carlos Hyde (28), shown side-stepping Arizona linebacker Deone Bucannon (20), returned to action for the first time since Oct. 16 but would be held in check throughout the game, gaining only 14 yards on 13 attempts. San Francisco  quarterback Colin Kaepernick  led the 49ers in rushing with 55 yards on 10 carries and  one touchdown.  Photo by Michael Zagaris .
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Game Day - 3-31-16
Henry's Sports Bar is Berkeley's best place to catch all the games on 13 TVs, including the 108" Big Screen TV. We have all the Sports Packages and Sports Channels, including the Pac-12 Network. From baseball to soccer / futbol, to the Rio Olympics to Cal Athletics, come to Henry's for great local and regional craft brews, FAN-tastic food and great times with your friends at Berkeley's Best Sports Bar and GastroPub. Henry's is located in the Hotel Durant, just steps away from UC Berkeley, Zellerbach Hall, and the Greek Theater. Monday Night Baseball specials! Watch the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's and all baseball teams and get ready to SCOOOOOOORE! with the biggest soccer matches of the year at Henry's Sports Bar and GastroPub, 2600 Durant Street, Berkeley, 94704! (510) 809-4132.

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11-14-16 - 49ers - Michael Zagaris
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vance McDonald (89) had four receptions for 50-yards, the longest a 32-yard gain, but the Niners could never pull ahead, falling to the Arizona Cardinals on the last play of the game, 23-20, on a 34-yard field goal. 

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11-14-16 - 49ers - Michael Zagaris
49ers wide receiver Quinton Patton (11) sprints ahead of Arizona Cardinals cornerback Justin Bethel (28) on the receiving end of a 45-yard pass play, but the fourth-year receiver would be held out of the end zone all game. Photo by Michael Zagaris.

SF49ers
11-14-16 - 49ers - Michael Zagaris
Just beyond his reach! Running back Carlos Hyde just missed a completion, which summed up the 49ers' strong effort on Sunday. The Niners came close to pulling off an upset win but fell to Arizona, 23-20, on a Cardinal field goal as time expired. Next up for the 49ers are the New England Patriots who visit Levi's Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 20, at 1:25 p.m. on CBS. Photo by Michael Zagaris.

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11-14-16 - Raiders - Ed Jay
Stalwart Raiders running back Latavius Murray (28, top of pile) had a career day against the Denver Broncos, running for 114 yards -- his first 100-yard game since Nov. 1, 2015 -- and scored a career-high three touchdowns. Touchdown number three is confirmed by quarterback Derek Carr, with his hands raised on the right. Photo by Ed Jay.

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11-14-16 - Raiders - Ed Jay
Oakland Raiders defensive lineman Kahlil Mack (52) excelled in the Silver and Black's win, 30-20, over the Denver Broncos on Sunday evening, Nov. 6. The All-Pro defensive end collected three total tackles, two sacks, one tackle for loss, one quarterback hit, one pass defensed, one forced fumble, and one fumble recovery. Mack now has seven sacks on the season, six in the past four games, and was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week. Photo by Ed Jay.

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11-14-16 - Raiders - Ed Jay
In addition to being a Raiderette, Candace is a First Lieutenant in the United State Marine Corps and serves as a Student Judge Advocate (lawyer in training). Her goal is to practice Operational and International Law. Candace has taken her interest of law and policy as far as the White House, interning for First Lady Barbara Bush, at the time. At Texas Christian University, she quadruple-majored, earning degrees in English, Political Science, French Studies and Fashion Merchandising. Photo by Ed Jay.

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11-14-16 - Raiders - Ed Jay
Left to right, Oakland Raiderettes Jamie, Kindra, Monica, Tess and Courtney
 performed at the recent Raiders' home game. Photo by Ed Jay.

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11-14-16 - Raiders - Ed Jay
Former Raiderette and popular TV chef Barbara Savage served up 150 lbs of Victory Chili prior to the Raiders v. Broncos game on Sunday, Nov. 6. Savage appeared at a Raider Nation tailgate party hosted by The Black Hole®, the official fan club dedicated to the Silver & Black. Savage recently finished a stint on this past season's FOX TV's MasterChef.
Photo by Ed Jay.

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11-14-16 - Raiders - Ed Jay
In a line that stretched out of sight, the Black Hole®, the official fan club dedicated to the Silver & Black, served up a tailgate party for the Raider Nation, highlighted by the addition of MasterChef Barbara Savage and her fan favorite chili. Photo by Ed Jay.

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11-14-16 - Raiders - Ed Jay
Oakland Raiders fans were in full Super Fan regalia on Sunday night, Nov. 6, as the Raiders hosted the Denver Broncos at the Oakland Coliseum. The team responded enthusiastically and provided their loyal fans with a convincing 30-20 victory and a first place lead in the competitive AFC West. After their bye, the Raiders resume play on Monday Night Football, Nov. 21, with their upcoming game against the Houston Texas in Mexico City at 5:30 p.m. Photo by Ed Jay.

Women
11-14-16 - Soccer - Darren Yamashita
USA forward Alex Morgan (left) heads the ball into the net for her first goal of the match during the second half of the international friendly against Romania on Thursday, Nov. 10. Team USA cruised to an 8-1 victory at Avaya Stadium in San Jose.

Women
11-14-16 Women's soccer - Darren Yamashita
Romania forward Mihaela Ciolacu (18) and USA midfielder Samantha Mewis (3) battle for possession of the ball. Photo by Darren Yamashita.

Women
11-14-16 - Women's soccer - Darren Yamashita
USA forward Crystal Dunn changes direction to try to get around the Romanian defense. To view a photo album, visit our Facebook page and be sure to LIKE us. 

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Golden State Warriors Limited Edition
Bobblehead Nights



The Golden State Warriors will host three Limited Edition Bobblehead Nights at Oracle Arena during the 2016-17 regular season. Kevin Durant Bobblehead Night is scheduled for Monday, November 28 (vs. Atlanta Hawks); Nate Thurmond Bobblehead Night is scheduled for Tuesday, December 20 (vs. Utah Jazz); and Andre Iguodala Hobby Bobblehead Night is scheduled for Tuesday, January 10 (vs. Miami Heat). The first 10,000 fans to enter on these dates will receive a Bobblehead. 

The Limited Edition Andre Iguodala Hobby Bobblehead combines two of Iguodala's passions outside of basketball -- golf and technology -- and showcases him swinging a golf club while wearing a virtual reality headset.

For more information on the Golden State Warriors 2016-17 season, presented by Kaiser Permanente, visit 
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11-14-16 - Cal - Ron Sellers
Prior to the Cal Bears versus Washington Huskies game at Memorial Stadium on Saturday evening, Nov. 5, former Cal star running back Marshawn Lynch and his mother, Delisa Lynch, enjoyed a cart ride during pregame ceremonies, which included Marshawn Lynch bobbleheads handed out to appreciative fans.  Photo by Ron Sellers .
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11-14-16 - Cal - Ron Sellers
Above is Cal's promotion of the Marshawn Lynch Bobblehead give-away to the first 10,000 fans attending the Bears vs. Huskies game on Nov. 5. No surprise really, the bobblehead is already commanding a hefty price on Ebay.
Cal Student-Athletes
We continue a new series of regular reports on promising Cal athletes for our readers, authored by one of their very own, Nicole Henriksson. Nicole is a talented third-year double major (Political Science/American Studies) student who still finds time to excel on UC Berkeley's field hockey team and 
compile  profiles of her fellow student-athletes. 
We are sure you will enjoy them.

11-7-16 - Cal - Nicole
Weekend
11-14-16 = Rugby - Austin Brewin
The Rugby Weekend presented by AIG was held in Chicago recently and featured the two-time defending Rugby World Cup champions New Zealand All Blacks  engaging No. 6 Ireland at Soldier Field. New Zealand and Ireland had played each other for 111 years but Ireland had never won, until this game. With a final score of 40-29, Ireland team players celebrated a historic victory. Photo by Austin Brewin.  
GoldRRush
11-14-16 - Gold Rush - Rich Yee
A class picture of Gold Rush Pro Wrestling heroes and villains on Saturday night, Nov. 5 before mayhem and vicious body slams ensued at the Gold Mine in Pacifica. To our knowledge, no EMTs were called. Photo by Rich Yee.

GoldRRush
11-14-16 - Gold Rush Wrestling - Rich Yee
A vicious body slam even caught the referee's attention as wrestling foes settle old scores at the Gold Rush Pro Wrestling matches. To view a photo album, visit our Facebook page and be sure to LIKE us. Photo by Rich Yee.

Hoodslam
11-14-16 - Hoodslam - Rich Yee
How did this end? We can't tell but all combatants survived numerous high-wire acts which rolled out at Hoodslam, a frequent Oakland wrestling event which attracts hundreds of fans and avid supporters, on Nov. 4. It's standing room only and not for the timid!
Photo by Rich Yee.

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11-14-16 - 49rs Rush - William Yee
The third annual 49ers Rush was held on Oct. 30 and included a 4.9K run, a 2-mile Junior Rush run, and a 4.9K Endurance Challenge. Above, young participants receive words of encouragement. To view a photo album, visit our Facebook page and be sure to LIKE us. Photo by William Yee.
Deltas
11-14-16 - SF Deltas
Patrick, a bartender at Maggie McGarry's, which is a San Francisco hot spot for soccer action, welcomes the San Francisco Deltas as they start their inaugural season in 2017.
For more information, visit www.sfdeltas.com.  Photo: SF Deltas. @sfdeltas
FirstTee
11-14-16 - First Tee
On Monday, Nov. 7 The First Tee of the East Bay hosted a record-breaking 445 youth golfers who are currently participating in its fall Green Grass on-course, after-school program. For more information, visit www.thefirstteeeastbay.org. Photo: TFTEB

11-14-16 - The First Tee
Also on Nov. 7 The First Tee of the East Bay hosted its third and final Fundraiser of the year at TPC Stonebrae in Hayward with the goal of raising the final $100,000 of the $500,000 annual goal. For more information, visit  www.thefirstteeeastbay.org. Photo: TFTEB
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Ceyenna Tillman
Christian Brothers - Sacramento - Volleyball 
Christian Brothers volleyball's senior libero anchored the Falcons' defense en route to an undefeated Capital Athletic League season. CBS finished the regular season with a 23-5 record that included just one loss to a Sac-Joaquin Section foe, and earned the No. 1 seed in the SJS Div. III playoffs.   Courtesy SportStars Magazine.

11-14-16 - Sportstars
Question
Question Man
Will the Raiders leave Oakland for 
Las Vegas? Why or why not?
(To participate, send your reply and a selfie to theultimatesportsguide@gmail.com)

SStar
Ann Cooke
While the Las Vegas stadium deal looks enticing, all it would take are nine NFL owners to block the proposed move. I don't think Mark Davis has united owner support. 

Regardless of where the Raiders end up playing in 2019, Silver and Black fans know their team will be home in the heart of Oakland, where they belong, for the next two seasons. 
 
Ann Cooke, Bemer distributor and avid fan of the NFL, Alameda


If a man watches three football games in a row,
he should be declared legally dead.
~Erma Bombeck
American humorist
(1927-1996)

WEEKLY SPORTS CALENDAR
Monday, November 14 through Sunday, November 20
Calendar
Monday, Nov 14
Cincinnati Bengals @ New York Giants,
     5:30 p.m., ESPN
Cal (M) BB v. Santa Clara, 7 p.m.
UOP (M) BB v. Green Bay, 11 p.m., ESPN2 Tip-Off
     Marathon
Fresno State (M) BB v. Prairie View A&M, 7 p.m.
Stanford (W) BB v. Texas, 5 p.m., ESPN2
Tuesday, Nov. 15
San Jose Sharks @ Carolina Hurricanes, 4 p.m.
San Jose Barracuda @ San Antonio Rampage,
     8:30 a.m.
Stanford (M) BB v. CSUN, 7 p.m.
San Jose State (M) BB v. Portland, 7 p.m.
USF (W) BB v. Seattle University, 7 p.m.
SF State (W) BB v. Holy Names, 5:30 p.m.
Fresno State (W) BB v. Utah, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 16
Golden State Warriors @ Toronto Raptors, 5 p.m.,
     ESPN
Sacramento Kings v. San Antonio Spurs, 7:30 p.m.
Cal (M) BB v. UC Irvine, 8 p.m.
USF (M) BB v. Santa Barbara, 7 p.m.
Saint Mary's (M) BB v. Prairie View A&M, 7 p.m.
Cal State East Bay (M) BB v. Fresno Pacific,
     7:30 p.m.
Sacramento State (W) BB v. Nevada, 7:05 p.m.
Cal State East Bay (W) BB v. Menlo College,
     5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 17
New Orleans Saints @ Carolina Panthers,
     5:25 p.m., NBC
San Jose Sharks @ St. Louis Blues, 5 p.m.
Stanford (M) BB v. Weber State, 7 p.m.
San Jose State (M) BB v. Denver, 7 p.m.
UC Davis (M) BB v. Holy Names, 7 p.m.
Sacramento State (M) BB v. Antelope Valley,
     7:05 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 18
Golden State Warriors @ Boston Celtics, 5 p.m.,
     ESPN
Sacramento Kings v. L.A. Clippers, 7:30 p.m.
San Jose Barracuda @ San Diego Gulls, 7 p.m.
Stockton Heat v. Ontario Reign, 7:30 p.m.
SF State (M) BB @ Western Oregon University,
     7 p.m., WOU/Doubletree by Hilton D2 Shootout
Sonoma State (M) BB v. Saint Martin's, 7:30 p.m.,
     Ron Logsdon Basketball Classic,
Cal (W) BB v. UC Riverside, 11:30 a.m.
Stanford (W) BB v. Gonzaga, 7 p.m.,
     Pac-12 Networks
San Jose State (W) BB v. UOP, 7 p.m.
Saint Mary's (W) BB @ Northeastern, 9 a.m.
USF (W) BB @ Washington State, 7 p.m.
SF State (W) BB v. UC Merced, 5:30 p.m.
Sacramento State (W) BB v. New Mexico State,
     6 p.m., Bank of Hawaii Classic
San Jose State (W) BB v. UOP, 7 p.m.
Sonoma State (W) BB v. Dixie State, 5:30 p.m.,
     Carl's Jr. Coslet Classic
Fresno State (W) BB v. CSUN, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 19
Golden State Warriors @ Milwaukee Bucks,
     5:30 p.m.
San Jose Sharks @ Arizona Coyotes, 5 p.m.
Cal Bears v. Stanford Cardinal, 2:30 p.m.
San Jose Barracuda @ San Diego Gulls, 7 p.m.
Stockton Heat @ Bakersfield Condors, 6 p.m.
San Jose State v. Air Force Falcons, 7:30 p.m.
U.C. Davis Aggies v. Sacramento State Hornets,
     1 p.m., 63rd Causeway Classic
Fresno State Bulldogs v. Hawai'i Rainbow Warriors,
     4 p.m.
Santa Clara (M) BB v. University of Northern
     Colorado, 7 p.m., Continental Tire Las Vegas
     Invitational
Saint Mary's (M) BB @ Dayton, 11 a.m.
SF State (M) BB v. Concordia University, 5 p.m.,
     WOU/Doubletree by Hilton D2 Shootout
UOP (M) BB @ UC Irvine, 7 p.m.
Sonoma State (M) BB v. Academy of Art, 7:30 p.m.,
     Ron Logsdon Basketball Classic,
Cal State East Bay (M) BB @ Montana State, 7 p.m.
Fresno State (M) BB @ Lamar, 11 a.m.
SF State (W) BB @ Dominican University, 5:30 p.m.
Sonoma State (W) BB v. Western Oregon,
     5:30 p.m., Carl's Jr. Coslet Classic

Sunday, Nov. 20
San Francisco 49ers v. New England Patriots,
     1:25 p.m., CBS
Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cleveland Browns,
     10 a.m., CBS
Baltimore Ravens @ Dallas Cowboys,
     10 a.m., CBS
Jacksonville Jaguars @ Detroit Lions,
     10 a.m., CBS
Tennessee Titans @ Indianapolis Colts,
     10 a.m., CBS
Buffalo Bills @ Cincinnati Bengals, 10 a.m., FOX
Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Kansas City Chiefs,
     10 a.m., FOX
Chicago Bears @ New York Giants, 10 a.m., FOX
Arizona Cardinals @ Minnesota Vikings,
     10 a.m., FOX
Miami  Dolphins @ Los Angeles Rams,
     1:05 p.m., FOX
Philadelphia Eagles @ Seattle Seahawks,
     1:25 p.m., CBS
Green Bay Packers @ Washington Redskins,
      5:30 p.m., NBC
Byes: Atlanta, Denver, New York Jets, San Diego
Sacramento Kings v. Toronto Raptors, 6 p.m.
Stanford (M) BB v. Colorado State, 3 p.m.
Stanford (W) BB v. CSUN, 11:30 a.m.
Cal (W) BB v. CSU Bakersfield, 2 p.m.
USF (W) BB v. Long Beach State, 2 p.m.
Saint Mary's (W) BB @ Boston College, 1 p.m.
San Jose State (W) BB v. Santa Clara , 2 p.m.
Sacramento State (W) BB v. Youngstown State,
      5 p.m., Bank of Hawaii Classic
 
Golf Tournaments


Minor League Team Affiliations (Hockey)
San Jose Barracuda (San Jose Sharks) -- AHL,  
     American Hockey League
Stockton Heat (Calgary Flames) -- AHL, 
     American Hockey League

Minor League Team Affiliations
(Baseball)
Nashville Sounds (Oakland A's) -- AAA,
     Pacific Coast League
Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants) --
     AAA, Pacific Coast League
San Jose Giants (San Francisco Giants) -- Class A
      Advanced Affiliate, California League
Stockton Ports (Oakland A's) -- Class A
     Advanced Affiliate,  California League
 
Legend 
(BB): Basketball
(M): Men
(W): Women

Media 
Cal BB (M): KGO 810 AM
Cal BB (W): Pac-12 Network
Cal football: KGO 810 AM
Fresno Grizzlies: KYNO 1430  AM
Fresno State football: 940 AM ESPN Radio
Golden State Warriors: 95.7 FM The Game
Oakland A's: 95.7 FM The Game
Oakland Raiders: 95.7 FM The Game,  KFOX
     102.1/98.5 FM
Sacramento Kings: KHTK 1140 AM
Sacramento River Cats: Talk 650 AM KSTE 
San Francisco 49ers: KNBR 680/1050 AM, KGO
     810 AM, KSAN 107.7 FM
San Francisco Giants: KNBR 680 AM
San Jose Barracuda: KDOW 1220 AM
San Jose Earthquakes: 1590 KLIV  AM,
      1370 KZSF AM (Spanish)
San Jose Giants: MiLB Gameday Audio
San Jose SaberCats: KDOW 1220 AM
San Jose Sharks, KFOX 98.5 FM San Jose,
       102.1 FM San Francisco
San Jose State football: KLIV 1590 AM
Stanford BB (M): KNBR 1050 AM, TBS (TV)
Stanford BB (W): KZSU 90.1 FM
Stanford football: KNBR 1050 AM
Stockton Ports: KWSX 1280 AM
UC Davis football: KTHK 1140 AM
11-14-16 - Hotel Durant
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Anna Breen
Anna Breen
Christina
Daughter Christina

Anna Breen -- Long Time Raiders Fan
 
My aunt and uncle started with the Oakland Raiders at Frank Youell Field as concession managers.
 
I came to the Oakland Coliseum in a hard hat in 1966 and we were all raised there. My aunt and uncle used program stands laid down as playpens for some of my smaller cousins and siblings. My mom and cousins all worked there and I still have my first pay stub dated 1976, as I was a runner for souvenirs.
 
We would go to Santa Rosa and work the Oakland Raiders' Family Days. As a kid, those were so awesome experiences. I had a jersey every year until they left with the team. I would talk to Kenny Stabler while he slipped out to his Corvette, which he parked in the exhibit hall.
 
Mr. Davis treated his people as family and my aunt and uncle received Christmas gifts every year. Even after Mr. Davis moved the team to Los Angeles, he asked my aunt and uncle to relocate as well but our roots are here in the Bay Area.
 
When the Raiders went to Super Bowl in New Orleans, Mr. Davis flew my aunt and uncle with the team, providing everything. I was in high school and I was so upset as my aunt said I couldn't go. She came back with so many stories -- imagine a little old Portuguese lady, standing 4'9" -- sitting next to Tooz (John Matuszak) on the air plane!
 
In 1989 the Raiders were based in Los Angeles and came up north to play a game in the Coliseum. I went to that game and I was almost full term with my daughter but there was no way was I missing it! My mother went and just kept saying to me, "You cannot have this baby here!"
 
And now my daughter, Christina, can be seen working the sidelines at all Raiders games, as part of security for the Raiderettes.
 
I continued working in the merchandise department until 1992, at which time I left to have my son. I returned in 1998 as security for the Raiders, as I could not stay away. 
 
I am now the No. 1 supervisor and have been running South Lot for opposing players for the last 13 years. I love it and I've met so many interesting people and have made friends into family, with too many to name them all.
 
We are the Nation. Violator, Raider Ritza, Raider fan Jones, Kirk Bronsord, Phillip Smith, Jr., Gloria Trujillo, Shea Ohlott; you guys are awesome! RIP to Ron Rickard and Oaktown Pirate. You are truly missed.

Anna Breen is among a number of Oakland Raiders fans who add excitement and delight to attending Raiders games. Photos by Ed Jay.  

10-31-16 - Michael Zagaris

Highly Recommended!

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San Francisco 49ers & Oakland Raiders Schedules

 
San Francisco 49ers Preseason Schedule
Date                       Opponent                        Time          TV
Sun., Aug. 14       Houston Texans            4 p.m.     KPIX 5
Sat., Aug. 20        @ Denver Broncos       6 p.m.     KPIX 5
Fri,, Aug. 26          Green Bay Packers      7 p.m.     KPIX 5
Thur., Sep. 1         @ San Diego Chargers    7 p.m.     KPIX 5
 
San Francisco 49ers Season Schedule
Week      Date         Opponent                        Time           TV
1   Mon., Sept. 12   Los Angeles Rams     7:20 p.m.   ESPN
2   Sun., Sept.  18  @ Carolina Panthers   10 a.m.      FOX
3   Sun, Sept. 25    @ Seattle Seahawks   1:05 p.m.   FOX
4   Sun., Oct. 2        Dallas Cowboys           1:25 p.m.   FOX
5   Thurs., Oct. 6     Arizona Cardinals         5:25 p.m.  
                                                                      CBS/NFLN/Twitter
6*  Sun., Oct. 16    @ Buffalo Bills                10 a.m.       FOX
7*  Sun., Oct. 23    Tampa Bay Bucs             1:05 p.m.   FOX
8*  Sun., Oct. 30    BYE Week
9*  Sun., Nov. 6     New Orleans Saints        1:05 p.m.   FOX
10*  Sun., Nov. 13   @ Arizona Cardinals    1:25 p.m.   FOX
11*  Sun., Nov. 20   New England Patriots   1:25 p.m.   CBS
12*  Sun., Nov. 27   @ Miami Dolphins         10 a.m.      FOX
13*  Sun., Dec. 4     @ Chicago Bears          10 a.m.      FOX
14*  Sun., Dec. 11   New York Jets                1:05 p.m.   CBS
15*  Sun., Dec. 18   @ Atlanta Falcons        1:05 p.m.   FOX
16    Sat., Dec. 24    @ Los Angeles Rams  1:25 p.m.   FOX
17*   Sun., Jan. 1     Seattle Seahawks         1:25 p.m.   FOX
 All times Pacific
*  Beginning with Week 6 and excluding Week 16, 49ers kickoff times are eligible to be "flexed" into the Sunday-night window.
Oakland Raiders Preseason Schedule
Date                     Opponent                        Time        TV
Fri., Aug. 12        @ Arizona Cardinals     7 p.m.   KTVU/KICU
Thurs., Aug. 18   @ Green Bay Packers   5 p.m.   KTVU/KICU
Sat., Aug. 27        Tennessee Titans           5 p.m.   CBS
Thurs., Sept. 1     Seattle Seahawks          7 p.m.   KTVU/KICU

Oakland Raiders Season Schedule
Week      Date        Opponent                          Time            TV     
1   Sun., Sept. 11   @ New Orleans Saints   10 a.m.        FOX
2   Sun., Sept. 18    Atlanta Falcons                1:25 p.m.    CBS
3   Sun., Sept. 25   @ Tennessee Titans       10 a.m.       CBS
4   Sun., Oct. 2      @ Baltimore Ravens         10 a.m.       CBS
5*  Sun., Oct. 9      San Diego Chargers         1:25 p.m.    CBS
6*  Sun., Oct. 16   Kansas City Chiefs             1:05 p.m.    CBS
7*  Sun., Oct. 23   @ Jacksonville Jaguars     10 a.m.      CBS
8*  Sun., Oct. 30   @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10 a.m.     CBS
9*  Sun., Nov. 6     Denver Broncos                   5:30 p.m.   NBC
10*   BYE Week
11*   Mon., Nov. 21  Houston Tex. (Mex. City)   5:30 p.m. ESPN
12*   Sun., Nov. 27   Carolina Panthers           1:25 p.m.    CBS
13*   Sun., Dec. 4     Buffalo Bills                       1:05 p.m.    CBS
14*   Thurs., Dec. 8  @ Kansas City Chiefs      5:25 p.m.
                                                                              NBC/NFLN/Twitter
15*  Sun., Dec. 18   @ San Diego Chargers  1:25 p.m.    CBS
16    Sat., Dec. 24     Indianapolis Colts           1:05 p.m.    CBS
17    Sun., Jan. 1      @ Denver Broncos          1:25 p.m.    CBS
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Below is a list of sports bars we recommend for all your sports viewing needs. Each is a worthy institution and they have the added distinction of also being longtime Ultimate Sports Guide advertisers. When you stop in, please extend our thanks.

 

San Francisco

Abbey Tavern, 4100 Geary Street

The Blue Light, 1979 Union Street

Bus Stop, 1901 Union Street

The Chieftain, 198 5th Street

Danny Coyle's, 668 Haight Street

Dave's, 29 Third Street @ Kearny

Final Final, 2990 Baker @ Lombard

The Holding Company, #2 Embarcadro Center

Il Pirata, 2007 16th Street

Jake's Steaks, 3301 Buchanan Street

Jullian's, 101 4th Street

The Kezar Pub, 770 Stanyan Street

Mad Dog in the Fog, 530 Haight Street

Mucky Duck, 1315 9th Avenue

Nickie's Bar, 466 Haight Street

Players Sports Grill, Pier 39, Buildings L & M

Polo Grounds, 747 3rd Street

 

East Bay

Alameda Island Brewing Company, 1716 Park Street, Alameda

Brennan's Restaurant, 4th & University, Berkeley

Churchward Pub, 1515 Park Street, Alameda

City Beach, 4020 Technology Place, Fremont

The Cooler, 1517 East 14th Street, San Leandro

Crogan's Montclair, 6101 La Salle Avenue, Oakland

Cue & Brew, 1029 Arnold Drive, #6, Martinez

Dan's Irish Sports Bar, 1524 Civic Street, Walnut Creek

Diamonds Sports Bar & Grill, 77 Hegenberger, Oakland

Ed's Mudville Grill, 6200 Center Street, Clayton

The Englander Sports Pub, 101 Parrott Street, San Leandro  

Evie's, 7138 Village Parkway, Dublin

Faction Brewing, 2501 Monarch Street, Alameda

Francesco's Restaurant, 8520 Pardee Drive, Oakland

Frank's Saloon, 2014 Marina Blvd., San Leandro

Funky Monkey, 22554 Main Street, Hayward

George & Walt's, 5445 College Avenue, Oakland

Grand Oaks Restaurant, 3701 Grand Avenue, Oakland

Go Sports Bar, 736 Washington Street, Oakland

Henry's Sports Bar & GastroPub / Hotel Durant, Berkeley

Ivy Room, 860 San Pablo Avenue, Albany

Kingfish, 5227 Claremont, Oakland

Linguini's Pizza & Brew, 1508 Park Street, Alameda

Livermore Casino Sports Bar, 3571 First Street, Livermore

McCovey's Restaurant, 1444 N. California, Walnut Creek

Mr. Lucky's Bar & Grill, 1527 Locust Street. Walnut Creek

Oakland Moose Club, 690 Hegenberger Road

Oaks Corner, 4099 San Pablo, Emeryville

Otaez Mexican Restaurant, 1619 Webster Street, Alameda

Pacific Coast Brewing Co., 906 Washington Street, Oakland

Pasta Pelican, 2455 Mariner Square Drive, Alameda

Pete's Place, 610A San Pablo Avenue, Pinole

Rancho Sports Bar, 3912 San Pablo Dam Road, El Sobrante

Ricky's Sports Grill, 15028 Hesperian Blvd., San Leandro

Sports Edition Bar, Hilton Oakland Airport, Oakland

Stadium Pub, 1420 Lincoln Avenue, Walnut Creek

Tierney's Sports Bar, 540 San Pablo Avenue, Albany

WPLJ's Dance Club, 2112 North Main Street, Walnut Creek

 

Brisbane

7 Mile House, 2800 Bayshore Blvd.

 

Burlingame 

The American Bull Bar & Grill, 1819 El Camino Real

Knuckles Historical Sports Bar, Hyatt Regency, Burlingame

 

Campbell 

Capers Eat & Drink, 1710 West Campbell   

 

Fair Oaks

Players Sports Pub, 4060 Sunrise Blvd.

 

Half Moon Bay 

Cameron's Restaurant Pub & Inn, 1410 South Cabrillo Hwy

Half Moon Bay Brewing Co., 390 Capistrano Road

 

Foster City 

The Club House Bistro, 1221 Chess Drive  

 

Palo Alto 

Sundance The Steakhouse, 1921 El Camino Real

 

Point Richmond

Up & Under, 2 West Richmond Avenue   

 

San Jose 

Bay 101 Casino, 1801 Bering Drive

Britannia Arms, 5027 Almaden Expressway

Britannia Arms, 173 West Santa Clara

Britannia Arms, 1087 De Anza Blvd.    

 

San Rafael 

Pete's 881, 721 Lincoln Avenue

 

Santa Clara

City Beach, 2911 Mead Avenue

 

Santa Cruz 

One Double Oh Seven Club, 1007 Soquel Avenue    

 

Vacaville 

Stars Recreation Center, 155 Browns Valley Parkway

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