First roster shakeup complete

The Niners released their leading preseason tackler on Tuesday, brought back a defensive tackle they originally had put on waivers two days ago, then practiced in the morning without quarterback Jeff Garcia, whose back is acting up again.
August 26, 2003

Finding their way in Battle of Bay

Live from 3Com Park in San Francisco, where the fans never left their seats Thursday night except to stand and cheer during the game's climactic closing moments. The 49ers and Raiders took it down to the final play in the Battle of the Bay, an exhibition game that seemed to mean more than that, and the Niners continued to reveal plenty about themselves and the direction they're headed while pulling out a 14-10 victory against their neighborhood rivals.
August 14, 2003