49ers retire Rice’s No. 80 in halftime ceremony (AP)

Jerry Rice's No. 80 now hangs from the upper deck at Candlestick Park alongside all the other San Francisco 49ers greats. For Rice, he appreciated getting to say goodbye to all the people and fans who meant so much along the way. Rice's jersey ..

Saints CB Randall Gay out with concussion (AP)

New Orleans Saints cornerback Randall Gay will not return to Monday night's game against San Francisco after being knocked out with a concussion. Gay hurt himself late in the first quarter, tackling 49ers receiver Josh Morgan near the sideline. The..

Cards dump QB Leinart

Times wires
PHOENIX – The Cardinals released Matt Leinart, parting ways with
the former Heisman Trophy winner who was supposed to be the team’s
franchise quarterback but couldn’t escape the backup role.
“In fairness to Matt, I think that it would b..