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January Justice: Loving the College Football Playoff -- No More Guesswork

David Bradford | Posted 11.12.2014 | Sports
David Bradford

For years, we as college football fans have been separated from justice. The organizations of the NCAA and the BCS have prevented us from having a true National Champion when it comes to college football.

The Importance of President Obama and Men Speaking out Against Domestic Violence

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 12.12.2014 | Women
Tanya Young Williams

We must encourage men to have a voice in this discussion because while the majority of domestic violence victims are women, every year in the U.S., about 3.2 million men are the victims of an assault by an intimate partner.

Changes Are Coming To The Embattled Veterans Affairs Health Care System

AP | Posted 05.10.2014 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — An interim director will take over the embattled Phoenix VA Health Care System on Monday, the Department of Veterans Affairs announce...

Hey Homophobes! You Are So Gay.

Steve Young | Posted 04.13.2014 | Gay Voices
Steve Young

Is there anyone out there over the age of 13 who has not -- I'll be as tactful as possible -- pleasured themselves, sexually? No? Come on. It's just you and me here.

My Fondest Memories of Candlestick Park

Cyrus Saatsaz | Posted 02.25.2014 | San Francisco
Cyrus Saatsaz

Candlestick Park itself is an abysmal structure, full of decadence and resembling more a relic of a stadium that belonged 50 years ago. But given its history, there's undoubtedly a strong amount of sentimentality and nostalgia that comes with it.

Football and Ancient Athens

Aristotle Tziampiris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Aristotle Tziampiris

By embracing a culture of innovation, demanding a sound mind in a sound body and accepting the challenges and dangers of annual war-like campaigns, the modern NFL comes close to exemplifying the spirit of ancient Athens.

Jerry Rice on the 49ers, Dedication to the Game, and Changing His Past if He Could

Graham Bensinger | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

Jerry Rice shares some memorable moments from his illustrious 20-year career from the disappointing start of his rookie season to his three Super Bowl championships with the San Francisco 49ers.

Legendary NFL Quarterback Wants To 'Build Bridges' With Gay Community

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.16.2013 | Gay Voices

Steve Young, the former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, urged tolerance and acceptance of the LGBT community in a keynote speech Saturday nig...

Help Stop the Suffering of Richard Lewis

Steve Young | Posted 09.25.2012 | Comedy
Steve Young

Truth is being brutalized by the very people who are supposed to be protecting them: politicians, their surrogates and their campaigns.

Tim Tebow a New York Jet: What's Next?

Linda Kenney Baden | Posted 05.29.2012 | Sports
Linda Kenney Baden

Make a deal to have Steve Young come to the Jets and step-by-step bring Tim Tebow to a level of efficiency that matched his during his playing days.

The Tim Tebow Debate Continues

AP | ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 02.05.2012 | Sports

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Nobody knows what will come of the Tim Tebow experiment, not even those scrambling ramblers who came before him. Yet it seem...

Recalling Joe Frazier: An Appreciation, and a Note of Horror

William Bradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
William Bradley

The surprise death of former world heavyweight champ Joe Frazier reminds of the man's elemental greatness, and of the deep pitfalls of high-contact sport.

WATCH: 49er Football Hall Of Fame Champ Surprised By Birthday Flash Mob

Robin Wilkey | Posted 12.04.2011 | San Francisco

The perfect gift for your husband's 50th birthday: tickets to the 49ers game. The perfect gift when your husband is three-time Super Bowl Champion 49e...

Peyton Manning's Contract a Lose-Lose Situation for Colts

Hank Koebler | Posted 09.27.2011 | Sports
Hank Koebler

Peyton Manning may go down in history as one of the best quarterbacks of all time, but his team is struggling to meet his contract demands.

A Baker's Dozen of Essential Blogs More Than Worth Your Time

Holly Cara Price | Posted 06.17.2011 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Steve Young has been a writer for the David Letterman Show since 1990. One year ago he happened to glance out a window in the upstairs hallway and noticed a piece of petrified gum on the window ledge.

NFL Week 13 - Tweet Dreams

Scott Swanay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Scott Swanay

Hypothetical tweets from real NFL figures! @dmcfadden20 When I first heard that embarrassing cables were being released, I thought our coach had bee...

2010 NFL Week 9 Recap

Elizabeth Engel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Elizabeth Engel

This was an all-out team effort. Mike Vick was impressive, throwing for a TD, running for a TD, and racking up nearly 300 yards in total offense, LeSean had almost 100 yards and DeSean had over 100 yards.

San Francisco 49ers: A Slow Climb to the Top

Michael Pina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Michael Pina

If San Francisco does in fact break through and assert their dominance in a division that very well should be theirs for the taking, their defense is one no offensive coordinator will want to meet in December.

Look After Yourself, Look After One Another: A Lesson Learned from Charity

Nikki Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nikki Stone

This past weekend I was invited to a event for a charity that has been near and dear to my heart for a long time, Right To Play. Many of you may have...

Even Legendary NFL Quarterback Steve Young Has to Try, Try Again

Nikki Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nikki Stone

I remember thinking that sports celebrities had it made. They somehow didn't fail like the rest of us. I, on the other hand, had a slew of failure...

It's Put Up Or Shutup Time For Romo, Cowboys

Brad Kurtzberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Brad Kurtzberg

The NFL is now entering the home stretch in the race for the playoffs. For Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys, it's time to put up or shut up.

Albion Monitor: R.I.P.

Steve Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Young

As The Albion Monitor says goodbye, let us all say thanks for a job well done. It leaves the planet better than it had found it.

Orange County's Steve Young on Obama's "50 State Strategy"

Cristina Chang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Cristina Chang

Can the "50 state strategy" help the down-ticket candidates? I sat down with a proud liberal trying to unseat a conservative incumbent in California.