Aldon Smith leaves game with hip bruise

August 11, 2012, 2:07 am
Share This Post


SAN FRANCISCO -- Outside linebacker Aldon Smith sustained a hip bruise late in the first quarter of the 49ers' exhibition opener Friday night against the Minnesota Vikings, the team announced.Smith left the game after two plays of the Vikings' second drive. After being examined on the bench for several minutes, he was taken to the locker room on a cart for further observation.