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Seahawks, 49ers meet for 1st time this season

San Francisco 49ers running back Carlos Hyde, right, celebrates with quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and tight end Vernon Davis (85) after running for a 4-yard touchdown against the Washington Redskins during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Richard Sherman’s leaping deflection of a pass headed for Michael Crabtree in the corner of the end zone was the defining moment to seal last January’s NFC championship game that sent the Seattle Seahawks on their way to a Super Bowl win.

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AP Source: Sandoval reaches deal with Red Sox

In this Oct. 25, 2014, file photo, San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval walks past fans wearing panda heads after striking out during the third inning of Game 4 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals in San Francisco. Sandoval and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a multiyear contract, a person with knowledge of the deal said. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Monday, Nov. 24, 2014,  because the Red Sox had not announced the agreement. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From his three-homer game in the 2012 World Series to that lasting image of his arms in the air celebrating another Giants championship last month, Pablo Sandoval made quite a mark in San Francisco.

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Redskins nearly pull off upset, miss chances again

Washington Redskins cornerback Greg Ducre (38) intercepts a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin, rear, during the third quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Robert Griffin III took five more sacks to build on a long list of them this season, and each time he got up. Even 49ers pass-rushing star Aldon Smith thought he’d stay down.

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