Found November 15, 2011 on
(11-14) 21:22 PST -- As it turns out, Justin Smith might be even more adept at deflecting praise than fourth-down passes.
After the 49ers ' Pro Bowl defensive tackle sealed San Francisco's 27-20 win over the New York Giants on Sunday by batting down Eli Manning's last-gasp pass, he explained...
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Justin Smith batted down Eli Manning's pass in the waning seconds of the New York quarterback's comeback try, stopping the Giants for a 27-20 victory Sunday in a matchup of NFC division leaders.
With his team trailing, Manning completed a pair of long fourth-down passes and got his team to the red zone with 1:53 to go. Unlike last week's rally by New York (6-3) at New...
The San Francisco 49ers (8-1) took yet another step towards the NFL‘s best when they defeated the New York Giants (6-3) in their biggest test this season.
Even without Frank Gore, the 49ers managed to pull away a win from the Giants who have made their mark this season with late-game scores, and San Francisco was a Justin Smith batted ball away from possibly falling into that same...
In a matter of months, Jim Harbaugh has transformed the San Francisco 49ers into an NFL power.
Yet none of them could have envisioned it going quite this well: pulling off a monumental win in Week 10 against fellow NFC division leader New York that could go a long way toward a possible first-round bye come January.
''I don't take any credit. It's these men. These...
49ers running back Frank Gore was merely an observer this afternoon while his running back teammates went through individual drills. Gore played only one snap in the second half of Sunday's win over the Giants after suffering a knee injury in the second quarter. Defensive end Justin Smith, the hero of Sunday's game, also watched the practice, which has been the case for the...
Baltimore flops again, the 49ers should make a bronze bust of Justin Smith, Tony Romo and the Cowboys broke out and Chris Johnson suddenly remembered who he was.