No list of Bay Area sports memories would be complete without the one recalled by a pair of Sporting Green readers in this collection: Dwight Clark’s touchdown reception in the 1982 NFC Championship Game ... “The Catch.”
Kickin’ It with Kiz: Get ready, Broncos Country. Protests during national anthem are going to be a thing again this NFL season.
When Kaepernick, then quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers, came under criticism for his kneel-down protests in 2016, he was supported by the football team at Castlemont-Oakland, and he reciprocated. The meeting had a lasting impact on Kaepernick and Castlemont players.
San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey is well respected as a baseball player. It’s not just the ability that made him the glue to World Series titles in 2010, 2012 and 2014 but the character that earns him respect among teammates, opponents and fans.