Jed York hopes 49ers are in position to visit White House

What once was a given has become a point of contention in recent years, spanning two administrations. As the 49ers and Chiefs prepare to battle for the privilege of the next NFL invitation to the White House, San Francisco CEO Jed York has taken a pragmatic approach: It doesn't matter until the 49ers

49ers CEO Jed York goes from vilified to Super Bowl

When San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York got rid of his third coach in as many seasons three years ago and faced calls for his removal as well to get the once-proud franchise back on track, he was defiant in face of that criticism. ''You don't dismiss owners,'' York said after firing

Column: ‘We Don’t Like to Draft a Guy Who’s Too Smart’

Last week, nearly two decades after his death, straight-talking Giants front-office boss George Young finally got elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Back when most teams asked potential draft picks just a handful of questions, Giants prospects were handed a survey requiring 380 multiple-choice