Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 9/22/13
Although Aldon Smith suited up for Sunday’s game against the Colts, he will be unavailable for Thursday night’s game against the Jets. The linebacker was arrested on suspicion of DUI on Friday, and reports emerged that he would be entering rehab after the team’s game against Indianapolis, which 49ers CEO Jed York confirmed after the game. York said Smith will be out indefinitely and Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that Smith will begin counseling on Monday. According to CSN Bay Area, Smith’s locker has been cleared out and there is no timetable for his return. Aldon Smith will begin counseling and seeking help for his personal problems Monday. No timetable for his return to 49ers— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) September 23, 2013 Aldon Smith met with team officials after his arrest, said he wanted to finish out the week with his teammates then seek help for his issues— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) September 23, 2013 Aldon Smith will enter an in-patient facility following his DUI arrest and won't play Thursday vs the Rams (Via @SI_PeterKing) #FNIA— SNF on NBC (@SNFonNBC) September 23, 2013   Filed under: Anna Fogel, Headlines, NFL, San Francisco 49ers
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