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San Francisco All-Pro linebacker Patrick Willis injured his groin and is not expected to be available for Thursday's game with St. Louis.Fantasy Spin:Willis will have an MRI on Monday night, but with just four days until the next game its unlikely that he can rehab in time. Add in Aldon Smith being placed on the reserve/NFI list and you have a vastly weaker 49ers' defense.
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The San Francisco 49ers have suspended linebacker Aldon Smith indefinitely, according to owner Jed York. According to Jed York, Aldon Smith will not play on Thursday. — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) September 22, 2013 Smith’s locker was cleaned out. Aldon Smith's locker is completely empty — the only such locker in the 49ers' locker room. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN...
Despite the fact that the 49ers are now 1-2 so far this season, they received some good news today when tight end Vernon Davis (hamstring) was on the practice field after not practicing at all last year.
Linebacker Patrick Willis and cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha both sat out today.
Willis hopeful that he’ll be ready for Thursday night’s game against the Rams.
49ers LB Patrick...
Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers are on a losing streak, and it might not get any better this Thursday in Saint Louis. Over the past two weeks Colin Kaepernick has only thrown for 277 yards for a lousy 47 percent. Kaepernick has also thrown 4 interceptions, and 0 touchdowns. While you might expect […]
San Francisco 49ers WR Jon Baldwin has been inactive the first three weeks of the season, but that could change this weekend as the team continues to try to jumpstart their stagnant offense. Baldwin had 41 receptions for 579 yards and two touchdowns in two seasons with the Chiefs.
So one might ask what is the reward for getting embarrassed in front of a home crowd, against a mid-tier AFC team whom many projected you to blow out in response to the loss in Seattle? Well according to the pre-destined NFL schedule, it’s a short week and another tough intra-division opponent, the ST. Louis Rams. This is an opponent the 49ers got to know very well last season...
Carlos Rogers understands a key piece of San Francisco's defense is missing with the absence of Aldon Smith, yet the veteran cornerback is determined to make sure it never becomes an excuse for the team's recent poor play.
The 49ers are moving forward without their star linebacker and sacks leader as he begins rehab for substance abuse and an indefinite leave from the team...
Donte Whitner is saying what we all know, but he needs to get used to the defensive rules of the NFL, because their not changing anytime sooner.
Referee’s seem to throw a flag anytime a offensive player stays down after a big hit, and Whitner, the 49ers hard hitting safety was on the receiving end of one of those flags after he drilled Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw in the flat...
Aldon might as well have started rehab yesterday and avoided the butt whupping that the Colts put on the 49ers. It didn’t take long for either Aldon or the 49ers to get all of his stuff out of the locker room.
Aldon Smith's locker is completely empty — the only such locker in the 49ers' locker room.
— Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) September 22, 2013
Aldon Smith needs...
The San Francisco 49ers have suspended Aldon Smith. While Smith has vowed to fix things he will not play in Thursday’s game against the St. Louis Rams.
According to Jed York, Aldon Smith will not play on Thursday.
— San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) September 22, 2013
Despite being arrested early Friday morning, Smith was allowed to play in Sunday’s loss to the Indianapolis Colts...
We are praying Aldon Smith gets the helps he needs.
Besides being a really good football player and not wanting to see talent wasted, Smith’s penchant for dangerous situations and drinking behind the wheels is going to get someone killed one day.
Per Pro Football Talk, Smith is currently en-route to a treatment facility as we speak.
Per league source, 49ers LB Aldon Smith currently...
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49ers LB Aldon Smith didn’t have a very good week off the field, being arrested for his second DUI, and not showing up on the football field as the 49ers fell to the Colts at home 27-7.
Things get even worse for the defensive stud, as 49ers CEO Jed York announced that Smith has been suspended indefinitely as he seeks help for substance abuse issues. Smith...
They tried to make Aldon Smith go to rehab and he said…quite possibly. It looks like he might just do that. On the Fox NFL pregame show Jay Glazer reported that the San Francisco 49ers Aldon Smith could enter rehab this week after being arrested on suspicion of DUI early Friday morning:
“Those close to Aldon Smith are talking to him about entering a rehab facility as early as...
Early reports have stated that 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith will likely miss a month after checking himself into rehab.
According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, a source has told him that there’s a chance Smith might need to miss more than a month. The Niners only want him to come back when he’s healthy.
“If the problem is serious enough, a month might not be enough. The only timetable...
It should not come as a big surprise in hindsight, but the 49ers are really struggling with the traditional curse of the Super Bowl losers. After falling just short against the Ravens in February, many expected the team to go one better this year as their roster appeared to improve. Over the last decade, the Super Bowl loser was always supposed to be better than before and be even...
San Francisco 49ers star outside linebacker Aldon Smith will be out indefinitely after his arrest for suspected DUI Friday morning.