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Breaking Down the 49ers Defense Heading Into the NFC Title Game

The 49ers defense has been a big reason for their turnaround and their spot in the NFC championship game. How do the Giants control them? Using notes from Greg Cosell, we break it down. -”Aldon Smith quick and violent hands as a pass rusher, Keeps his feet moving, Improved greatly as an outside rusher with […]

49ers at Redskins Friday Injury Report

San Francisco Doubtful: DT Ray McDonald (hamstring) Questionable: FB Moran Norris (fibula) Probable: CB Tramaine Brock (hand), WR Michael Crabtree (foot), CB Chris Culliver (shoulder), WR Braylon Edwards (knee), S Dashon Goldson (knee), CB Shawntae Spencer (toe) Washington Out: RB Tashard Choice (hamstring), WR Santana Moss (hand) Questionable: S Oshiomogho Atogwe (toe, knee), CB Phillip […]

Justin Smith fined $15K for hit on Colt McCoy

Matt Maiocco of CSNBayarea.com reports 49ers defensive end Justin Smith was fined $15,000 for roughing Browns quarterback Colt McCoy on Sunday in the 49ers’ 20-10 victory, according to an NFL spokesman.
Smith was fined for striking McCoy in the …

49’ers DT Justin Smith Tossed for Making Contact with Official

It’s already been a tough night for the Niners, as they trail the Chargers 17-0 at halftime. It’s also been a tough night for defensive tackle Justin Smith, who was tossed from the game for making contact with an official after a play. Smith was tossed early in the second quarter after a brief argument […]

49’ers sign Former Bengal Justin Smith

ESPN.com’s Michael Smith is reporting that the 49ers and unrestricted free agent defensive end Justin Smith have agreed to a six-year, $45 million contract which includes $20 million in guarantees. The 49ers have stated a need for a pass rusher and they got the best one on the market. Smith has 43.5 sacks in seven […]

49’ers to Have their Sights Set on Justin Smith?

With Bengals DE Justin Smith set to hit the free agent market, there will be a number of teams looking to acquire his services.  The Bengals will likely lose Smith after they put the franchise tag on O-lineman Stacy Andrews instead of Smith, a former first-round draft choice of Cincy.  One team that appears to […]