Posted December 05, 2012 on sfo.scout.com
NinersDigest’s Craig Massei and DolphinDigest’s Alain Poupart go Behind Enemy Lines to preview Sunday’s game between the 49ers and Dolphins. Are the 49ers a better team with Colin Kaepernick at QB? Why has Vernon Davis been so quiet? What’s the best way to attack the SF defense, and what makes Aldon Smith so good? Why hasn’t former Dolphin Ted Ginn contributed more? These Q&As and more inside.
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