Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 11/20/12
After seeing Colin Kaepernick tear through the "best defense in the NFL," San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh has a decision to make. Will the 49ers go back to Alex Smith when he recovers from his concussion? Or will they move forward with the second-year Nevada product, who led the NFC West leaders to a 32-7 thumping of Chicago on Monday night? Harbaugh wasn't confirming anything in his postgame news conference, telling the media "We'll see," when asked who would be the starter moving forward. Harbaugh said that he, "usually tend[s] to go with guy who's got the hot hand," which would presumably be Kaepernick after his hot start against the Bears. Not so fast though, Harbaugh clarified the remark saying that Smith had been hot before his injury, adding, "we've got two quarterbacks that have got a hot hand." Kaepernick was 16 for 23 with 243 yards and two touchdowns. He also ran the ball four times for 12 yards. Smith was 6-2-1 as a starter, including the Week 10 game agai...
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