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Eric Davis: Jim Harbaugh coddled 49ers off the field

It’s no secret the San Francisco 49ers are dealing with one of the worst stretches of off-field problems in recent memory. Following the latest incident involving Ahmad Brooks, former 49ers cornerback Eric Davis, now with NFL Network, revealed Jim Harbaugh’s “coddling” approach to off-field issues could have been a big contributor to the franchise’s current issues. Davis...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bowman: ‘Frustrating’ to lose Aldon Smith and Ahmad Brooks

Every time the San Francisco 49ers’ offseason seems to have hit rock bottom, another story takes the team even deeper, and linebacker NaVorro Bowman is understandably frustrated. According to NFL Media’s James Palmer, the 27-year-old Bowman is particularly annoyed with losing fellow linebacker Ahmad Brooks and defensive end Aldon Smith. Bowman said: “It’s frustrating...
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Kaepernick blasts media for pitting him against Aldon Smith

Colin Kaepernick came out swinging on Wednesday during a press conference at San Francisco 49ers team facilities in Santa Clara, Ca. There was a report that Smith had hit a car owned by Kaepernick last Friday (, and that was jumped on by other media outlets. Other reports suggested Kaepernick and Smith had fought one another during practice, which the 49ers and Kaepernick...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Giants among multiple teams interested in Aldon Smith

NFL linebacker Aldon Smith, who was released by the San Francisco 49ers on Friday due to yet another arrest, is reportedly drawing interest from several teams including the New York Giants. Giants in desperate need of a pass rusher, given JPP is out. Defense needs someone to really set the edge. Aldon Smith does precisely that. — Jordan Schultz (@Schultz_Report) August 10, 2015...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants interested in signing LB Aldon Smith

The New York Giants are stuck in a waiting game as far as Jason Pierre-Paul is concerned, and they have no idea when he will be ready to play football again after losing a finger to a July 4th accident. They could really use some pass rushing help, and they seem to have their eyes on one target in particular. According to a report from Jordan Schultz, the Giants are interested...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Smith, Kaepernick got into fight at practice

Aldon Smith and Colin Kaepernick got into a fight at 49ers camp this week, possibly over a girl, according to a new report. Smith was released by San Francisco Friday following his third arrest for DUI since 2012. TMZ reports that the sack master got into a fight with Kaepernick on the field during practice Tuesday and teammates had to pull them apart. TMZ also says Smith broke...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Aldon Smith unlikely to be signed in 2015

    Aldon Smith was released by the San Francisco 49ers on Friday in the wake of his latest run-in with the law, and the early belief is that he may have to wait until 2016 to find work again. Shortly after the Niners cut Smith, one NFL general manager reportedly told Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman that no team is going to take a chance on signing the 25-year-old for quite...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers make right decision by cutting LB Aldon Smith

The San Francisco 49ers were forced to make a very difficult decision after this morning’s news that linebacker Aldon Smith had been arrested on three charges. Those charges were DUI, hit and run and vandalism. It didn’t take them too terribly long to figure out what they needed to do in response to his arrest. FILED TO ESPN: 49ers to release Aldon Smith. — Jim Trotter (@JimTrotter_NFL...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith denies driving while under the influence

    Aldon Smith was arrested once again on Thursday night, but the San Francisco 49ers linebacker claims he has been wrongly accused of at least one of the charges he is facing. According to a report from the Santa Clara Police, Smith was arrested for driving while under the influence, hit-and-run and vandalism. The 25-year-old told KGO in San Francisco on Friday morning that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith arrested for DUI, hit-and-run, vandalism

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith is in trouble with the law again. According to Santa Clara Police, Smith was arrested on Thursday night and charged with driving while under the influence, hit-and-run and vandalism From the PIO: SCPD arrested Aldon Smith last night for Hit&Run, DUI, and vandalism. A press release will be provided later this morning. —...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

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