Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 2/27/13
Finally all the talk about where quarterback Alex Smith will play in 2013 has been answered. The San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs have come to terms that will send Smith to the Chiefs for a second round pick in 2013 and a conditional pick in 2014.After posting a 2-14 record in 2012 with two backup quarterbacks from other teams; new head coach Andy Reid seems to think he can get the Chiefs back in the Top of the AFC West with yet another backup.The worst thing that could have happened in 2012 was for Smith to get injured and that is exactly what happened. 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh wasted no time naming Colin Kaepernick the starter after he showed he was capable of playing at a Super Bowl level. Granted a player showed not lose their job based on injuries, but it was only time that Harbaugh was going to replace Smith. It was clear the offense that Smith was running versus the one Kaepernick started running; that Smith had a safety valve on him on when it came to play...
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