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Time for the NFL to Make Decisions on Josh Gordon and Aldon Smith

The Cleveland Browns know full well that they are likely going to be without star wide receiver Josh Gordon for at least the first half of the season. The third-year player met with the NFL earlier this month about his appeal of a one-year suspension the league levied against him in the offseason.  With two weeks remaining until the start of the NFL season, the Browns have yet...
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4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Harbaugh on Potential Suspension for Aldon Smith: ‘We Can Control What We Can Control’

Aldon Smith’s future is out of the San Francisco 49ers’ hands, as Jim Harbaugh explained on Friday. “I can’t really say, We can control what we can control,” said the 49ers head coach at a press conference. Harbaugh did imply that a resolution could be near. “It’s a process. We’ve said that all along. The process is transpiring. It’s in its final stages, but the...
Via BaySportsNet
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Harbaugh is very impressed with Aldon Smith

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh loves what he’s seen from linebacker Aldon Smith so far in training camp. “He’s had a heck of a week here,” said Harbaugh.  “He’s had a heck of a training camp. He’s really. . . . Yeah, he’s taken his game to the highest level.“ “I’ll let it speak for itself,” he said.  “His play has been outstanding.  I think if you talk...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Rumors: Team bracing for 6-8 game suspension for Aldon Smith

San Francisco 49ers linebacker, Aldon Smith was present in last nights 3-23 loss to Baltimore but even with the pads on he received no playing time. Sure enough it probably had nothing to do with his recent sentencing for his arrests on DUI and felony gun charges this past May. However, the 24-year old is aware that he will soon be suspended for his charges but the team is still...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers bracing for 6-8 game suspension for Aldon Smith

According to Matt Maiocco of, the 49ers are preparing themselves for a 6-8 suspension for linebacker Aldon Smith, who met with Roger Goodell on Thursday. Source: 49ers do not know verdict of potential NFL discipline for Aldon Smith, but they're bracing for 6 to 8 games. — Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) August 8, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551'...
Via Pro Football Zone
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers Bracing For Aldon Smith To Receive A 6-8 Suspension

  Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area reports that although the 49ers do not know what OLB Aldon Smith‘s suspension will be, the team is “bracing for a 6-8 game” suspension. ESPN’s Adam Schefter previously reported Smith is facing a “significant suspension” from the league, so this news appears to be in line Schefter’s report. 49ers GM Trent Baalke confirmed today that OLB Aldon...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
13 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers LB’ Aldon Smith Already Met with Goodell, Sitting Out Preseason Game

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, who was scheduled to meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday, has already met with the head NFL disciplinarian. 49ers general manager Trent Baalke confirmed the news to 49ers beat writers on Thursday evening.  Per #49ers GM Trent Baalke, the meeting between Aldon Smith and Roger Goodell – scheduled for Friday – has already...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith in LA to handle LAX incident

49ers linebacker Aldon Smith is currently in Los Angeles handling the incident that occurred at Los Angeles International Airport that occurred during the offseason. #49ers LB Aldon Smith is heading to LA today to meet with the city attorney to handle his LAX situation for the last time, source said. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 30, 2014 The great news is that Smith won’t...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith's father says son 'very happy' with sentencing

AP Image On Friday, San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith was sentenced to serve 11 Mondays as part of a Sheriff’s work detail got charges related to vehicle and weapons possession.  He was also ordered to pay $2,000 in fines and is required to do 235 hours of community service. As part of his probation agreement, Smith is not allowed to drink or enter a liqueur store...
Via Down and Distance
July 20, 2014  |  1 Comment

49ers star Aldon Smith sentenced to 12 days in jail

Troubled 49ers star Aldon Smith had sentencing today for numerous weapon charges and a DUI, but had felony gun charges reduced to misdemeanors and seemed to get off pretty lightly in the grand scheme of things. Judge reduces felonies re guns to misdemeanors. — tracey kaplan (@tkaplanreport) July 18, 2014 DUI:court prob for 3 years, *12 days in county jail, with 1 day credit, ...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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