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The San Francisco 49ers have reportedly "effectively completed" a trade involving quarterback Alex Smith that cannot be finalized until the league year officially begins March 12,
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Stupid, idiotic, nincompoop-ery; these are just some of the words being thrown around (by me) regarding the recent news that the San Francisco 49ers are going to trade Alex Smith.While the deal is not done yet, nor has their trading partner been confirmed, sources close to the situation say that a trade is ‘all but done’ and the likely destination for Alex Smith will be with...
According to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com, the 49er are laying the groundwork for an Alex Smith trade.
The Kansas City Chiefs are showing increased interest in the 49ers quarterback, and are considered front runners at this point.
The 49ers are working the combine, trying to gauge the interest for a possible trade when the new league year starts March 12th.
Andy Reid and the Chiefs...
The San Francisco 49ers have said they won’t cut backup quarterback Alex Smith, but they are not opposed to trading him. In fact, the
49ers have now expressed to other teams that they “effectively” have a deal in
place for Smith, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.
The 49ers have expressed to others that a deal for QB Alex Smith is effectively complete. Can't...
CSN Bay Area reports that various league sources have informed them that the 49ers are leaning toward not using their franchise tag on S Dashon Goldson for the second consecutive season.
When asked about the team’s plan to use the franchise tag, GM Trent Baalke had this to say:
“(I) don’t have an answer for that. Whether we use the tag or not, I really don’t know at...
According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today Sports, free agent wide receiver Steve Breaston will be visiting the Steelers and the Browns this week. WR Steve Breaston will visit Browns Wed, as @akinkhabwala reported. Also he’ll visit the Steelers Tues. (Only agent met w/ Pit today.) — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) February 25, 2013 It was reported earlier that the Steelers seem like...
With a release previously ruled out, the 49ers have reportedly already struck a tentative deal to trade their former glory boy Alex Smith.
Here’s CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora:
The 49ers have expressed to others that a deal for QB Alex Smith is effectively complete. Can’t be finalized til league year begins 3/12
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) February 24, 2013
Outside of scouting future players at the NFL Combine teams and agents do lots of wheeling and dealing regarding current players. Although officially, no deal can be made until the start of the new NFL calendar year which is March 12, one report suggests that a deal has been reached regarding a trade of San Francisco 49ers QB Alex Smith.
Jason LaCanfora reports via Twitter on Sunday...
It has been common knowledge that the Kansas City Chiefs have been on the market for a quarterback since before last season even ended. The combination of Matt Cassel and Brady Quinn was at best incompetent last year (they combined for just 2,937 yards and 8 touchdowns) and with new head coach Andy Reid now calling the shots, Kansas City is guaranteed to have a new signal caller...