Originally posted on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 2/13/13

SAN FRANCISCO - DECEMBER 14: Quarterback Alex Smith #11 of the San Francisco 49ers throws the ball against the Arizona Cardinals in the second half at Candlestick Park on December 14, 2009 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported on Wednesday’s NFL Live that the current trade market for 49ers QB Alex Smith is “limited,” via Rotoworld. Mortensen adds that there’s ”not a large buzz” surrounding him and believes that Smith ending up with the Browns would be a “long shot.” There’s been plenty of speculation that Smith could be one of the hottest players this offseason, due to limited talent in this year’s draft class, but that goes against the fact that he found very little interest as a free agent last year. In fact, the Dolphins and 49ers were the only teams that showed interest in him and they both now have long-term solutions at quarterback. San Francisco has said that they intend to shop Smith around before deciding whether or not release him outright, but this could be an indication that the latter is more likely. The post “Limited” Interest In QB Alex Smith? appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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