Ann Killion, Houston Chronicle

Ann Killion

Houston Chronicle

San Francisco Bay Area, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • Houston Chronicle
  • SF Chronicle
Past:
  • S.A. Express-News
  • Inside Scoop SF
  • mySA
  • Esquire

Recent articles by Ann:

49ers come back to ice Packers, one win away from return to Super Bowl

Thanks to tough defense and special-teams miracles, the San Francisco 49ers knocked off... → Read More

Knowing what 49ers will do with Deebo Samuel is one thing, stopping him is unlikely

It’s one thing to know that the 49ers plan to use Deebo Samuel in a variety of ways.... → Read More

Notching an easy win not in 49ers’ nature as they down Cowboys in playoffs

The San Francisco 49ers found a way to beat the Cowboys 23-17 on Sunday for a playoff... → Read More

Receiver Jauan Jennings emerges as 49ers’ secret weapon

Seldom-used receiver Jauan Jennings helped fuel the 49ers’ rally Sunday by catching six... → Read More

The playoffs started early for the 49ers, every week is must-win

Beating the Texans was crucial, but the San Francisco 49ers have next to no cushion as... → Read More

Why I’m not voting for the Baseball Hall of Fame this year

The controversies around who to vote for and why on the ballot for the Baseball Hall of... → Read More

Add Peng Shuai’s disappearance to China’s Olympic controversies to come

The IOC has enabled propaganda coups for authoritarian regimes before, but the... → Read More

Giants' Game 4 loss sets up the biggest game ever in their rivalry with Dodgers

The San Francisco Giants got a split in Dodger Stadium in two games in their NLDS matchup... → Read More

Victory and relief as Giants hoist NL West flag to complete season-long miracle

The San Francisco Giants didn’t just win a division in clinching the NL West title on... → Read More

'I can help people': Simone Biles won't be silenced on her Olympic experience

The Gold Over America Tour was once expected to be a post-Olympic celebration of Simone... → Read More

'I can help people': Simone Biles won't be silenced on her Olympic experience

The Gold Over America Tour was once expected to be a post-Olympic celebration of Simone... → Read More

The 49ers' challenge in 2021? Winning the NFL's toughest division

The San Francisco 49ers are undefeated after two games, but so are the Rams and... → Read More

What QB controversy? Thank Jimmy G. for being steady, boring

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo didn’t make it look easy, but he helped... → Read More

Gymnasts' hearing reveals how solution to Nassar scandal is already failing

Gymnasts Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Maggie Nichols spoke of a system... → Read More

Gymnasts' hearing reveals how solution to Nassar scandal is already failing

Gymnasts Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Maggie Nichols spoke of a system... → Read More

Why aren't 49ers, Santa Clara County requiring vaccination proof at Levi's Stadium?

It seems increasingly odd that trailblazing Santa Clara County, which didn’t even allow... → Read More

Killion: A fond farewell to an Olympic Games like none before

San Francisco Chronicle columnist Ann Killion has covered a dozen Olympic Games in her... → Read More

Tokyo's Pandemic Olympics will prompt debate over the Games' future

Absent fans, empty venues, the made-for-TV Tokyo Olympics were the weirdest Games ever.... → Read More

U.S. women deliver the one sure thing of Tokyo Olympics: Basketball gold

The U.S. women’s basketball team won its seventh consecutive gold medal, overpowering... → Read More

Team USA downs France to grab gold behind Kevin Durant's huge night

Team USA beat France 87-82 in the gold medal basketball game at the Tokyo Olympics. For... → Read More