- 49ers prepare to stay composed in emotional game Updated: Dec-03-13 9:51 pm
- MLB players' union head Michael Weiner dies at 51 Updated: Nov-21-13 11:14 pm
SANTA CLARA, California - The San Francisco 49ers are ready for some serious chatter coming from that brash, big-talking Seattle secondary.
NEW YORK - Michael Weiner, the plain-speaking, ever-positive labor lawyer who took over as head of the powerful baseball players' union four years ago and smoothed its perennially contentious relationship with management, died Thursday, 15 months after announcing he had been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. He was 51.