Category: Alex Smith

Alex Smith Discusses the Draft Process, Says the Wonderlic “Has Absolutely Nothing to do with Football”

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Tonight in New York, somebody will join a list that includes Alex Smith's name. Eight years ago, the Chiefs quarterback was the first overall pick by San Francisco, so he can shed some real light on exactly what some of this year's top prospects are going through. Alex Smith joined Soren ...

Alex Smith and Dwayne Bowe Discuss a New Era for the Kansas City Chiefs

Friday, March 15th, 2013

The Kansas City Chiefs are getting a makeover as a very exciting offseason continues for a team that won only two games last year. New coach, new general manager, new quarterback in Alex Smith, but same old stud receiver, with Dwayne Bowe locked up long-term. Alex Smith joined Between the Lines ...

Aldon Smith: “We All Know” Michael Crabtree was Held in Super Bowl XLVII

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

Since he broke into the league in 2011, only one NFL player (Minnesota's Jared Allen) has more sacks than Aldon Smith, who has 33.5 of them during his time with the San Francisco 49ers. He's also been to a Super Bowl, where he fell short. But Smith, like most members ...

49ers Center Jonathan Goodwin Is Happy For Alex Smith

Friday, March 1st, 2013

The first big transaction of the NFL offseason has reportedly been agreed upon. It was announced that the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers have agreed to a trade that will send 49ers back QB Alex Smith to KC in return for future draft picks. After a rocky start ...

Trent Baalke Defends Aldon Smith, Talks Alex Smith, Chris Culliver and Bouncing Back from a Tough Super Bowl Loss

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

The San Francisco 49ers fell just short in Super Bowl XLVII, but the pieces are in place for the Niners to be contenders for many, many years to come. Trent Baalke is a big reason for that, and the San Francisco general manager says that his boys are already anxious ...

49ers Left Tackle Joe Staley Reflects on his Days as a 230-Pound Tight End at Central Michigan

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Left tackle is one of the most important positions in football, and Joe Staley is the starting left tackle for the team that is currently favored to win the Super Bowl. But Staley was once a 230-pound college tight end. In fact, he says he was "the worst blocker in ...

Vernon Davis’s Mentality: “We’re Going Into Their Stadium and of Course We’re Going to Win”

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Last season, the San Francisco 49ers saw their season come to an end at the NFC Championship. It has left a sour taste in the mouth of all the players and they are back once again in the same spot, hoping for a much different outcome. This time things are ...

Frank Gore Knew Colin Kaepernick was Special Pretty Quickly, Believes the Falcons Finally Got Over Their Playoff Hump

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

The San Francisco 49ers made a loud statement on Saturday night by blowing out the Green Bay Packers in the second half of a 45-31 victory. Colin Kaepernick had a coming-out party, running for 181 yards along with two rushing and two passing touchdowns. Frank Gore had a day himself, with ...

San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick: “You Just Have a Little Bit Different Mindset When You Know You’re Going to Start”

Friday, November 30th, 2012

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said a couple weeks ago that he'd stick with the hot hand at quarterback and he has stuck to his word. The 49ers will once again start young quarterback Colin Kaepernick over former starter Alex Smith, the signal-caller who had led them to become ...

Joe Staley: Loss of Starting Job is Eating Alex Smith Up Inside

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Jim Harbaugh continues to insist that his quarterback situation remains up in the air, despite the fact we all know Colin Kaepernick is very likely to be his guy going forward. Some, though, feel that isn't fair to Alex Smith, who didn't really do anything to lose his job ... ...