Found December 11, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
As the San Francisco 49ers prepare for a dogfight in these last 3 weeks to determine just where they will fit in the NFC playoff picture, OLB Aldon Smith will be in a battle of his own. Smith enters Week 15 just 3.5 sacks short of setting the NFL record for sacks in a season. Michael Strahan currently holds the record for most sacks in a season with 22.5, a record he set in 2001 in the final game. Now 23-year-old Aldon Smith has a chance in just his 2nd season to do something even Lawrence Taylor hasn’t done. Smith has been menace to opposing QB’s since he was drafted by the 49ers drafted him with the 7th Overall pick. In just 29 career games, Smith has recorded an incredible 33.5 sacks and provided constant pressure to QB’s. One of Smith’s biggest games that has pushed him toward his pursuit was on Monday Night Football against the Chicago Bears. Smith sacked Jason Campbell 5.5 times and helped leapfrog him to being the league leader in sacks. If Aldon Smith is going to break histo...
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