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According to various reports, the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers have agreed to a deal that will send quarterback Alex Smith to the Chiefs.What's wrong Chiefs fans, this move doesn't excite you?Many critics, including WHB 810's Kevin Kietzman, contend that Smith is no better than incumbent quarterback Matt Cassel. Granted, if you're short-sided enough to just look at TDs. INTs, and QB rating over their entire careers, then yes Cassel is slightly better than Smith. Smith however, is seeing his star rise while Cassel is on his way out of town after two horrendous final seasons in KC. Let's look at a few other factors that make this trade a very smart move for the Chiefs:Having played in a similar offensive system in San Francisco, Smith should make effective use of receivers Dwayne Bowe, Jon Baldwin, tight end Tony Moeaki, and Jamaal Charles and Dexter McCluster out of the backfield.There is no quarterback in this year's draft class, including West ...
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The Kansas City Chiefs have been viewed as the frontrunners to land San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Alex Smith for some time.
Yesterday it was announced that the sides had reached an agreement that would
send Smith to Kansas City in exchange for draft picks.
Ian Rapoport of NFL.com is reporting that the 49ers will
receive a second-round pick in 2013 and a conditional pick...
According to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, the Cardinals are exploring the possibility of trading for 49ers quarterback Alex Smith.
It’s unknown how serious the Cardinals are about trading for a quarterback for the second time in less than two years. But they are intrigued by Smith’s experience, intelligence and talents, according to the source. They believe much of his...
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Arizona Cardinals are “very pessimistic” that the 49ers will trade quarterback Alex Smith within the divison.
On Alex Smith: Cardinals will express interest in a possible trade with #49ers. They are VERY pessimistic Niners will trade within division.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) February 27, 2013
Rapoport also mentioned that...
Who's trading for 49ers QB? Hush-hush story takes new twist.
According to various reports, the Kansas City Chiefs have dealt for San Francisco 49er quarterback Alex Smith. In return, the 49ers will reportedly receive the Chiefs' 2013 second-round pick, plus a mid-round selection in 2014.NFL trades cannot be made official until March 12.Smith finished the 2012 season by completing 70.2 percent of his passes for 1,737 yards with 13 touchdowns...
Finally all the talk about where quarterback Alex Smith will play in 2013 has been answered. The San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs have come to terms that will send Smith to the Chiefs for a second round pick in 2013 and a conditional pick in 2014.After posting a 2-14 record in 2012 with two backup quarterbacks from other teams; new head coach Andy Reid seems to think...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter breaks down the deal that sends 49ers QB Alex Smith to the Chiefs.
The Chiefs got their quarterback, even if the trade won’t be made official until March 12.
The 49ers completed a trade that will send Alex Smith to Kansas City, according to Jay Glazer of Fox Sports. The 49ers will receive a second-round pick in 2013 and a “similar pick” in 2014, according to Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News. The trade can’t officially be made until...
Alex Smith is headed to Kansas City, the first major acquisition by the Chiefs since Andy Reid took over as coach.
A person with knowledge of the trade told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the Chiefs have agreed to deal for the 2005 top overall draft pick who lost his starting quarterback job in San Francisco to Colin Kaepernick last season.
The person spoke on condition...
Nothing is official yet, and nothing can be made official until the league year starts on March 12, but according to Jay Glazer of Fox Sports, the Chiefs and 49ers have settled on a trade, and quarterback Alex Smith will be shipped to Kansas City.
49ers have completed a trade with the Chiefs for Alex Smith, tho can't be official til March 12. Chiefs really made a commitment...
Tweet The San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to a trade for quarterback Alex Smith, per a report from Fox Sports Jay Glazer: 49ers have completed a trade with the Chiefs for Alex Smith, tho can’t be official til March 12. Chiefs really made a commitment to Smith — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) [...]
Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reports that the Kansas City Chiefs have completed a trade with the 49ers for QB Alex Smith.
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The Arizona Cardinals were one of the teams that expressed
interest in San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith before a trade agreement
was reached with the Kansas City Chiefs. As a result of this deal, the
Cardinals could still end up with a quarterback, but instead of Smith it could
be Chiefs’ incumbent Matt Cassel.
Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting that the Cardinals...