Editor's note: Analyst Trent Dilfer offered his thoughts Wednesday on the San Francisco 49ers trading quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs.
Alex Smith's career as a 49er essentially ended today.
Alex Smith is the definition of a polarizing figure in the Bay Area. There are those that have supported him all along and those that wanted Aaron Rodgers drafted from the beginning.
With the departure of Alex Smith, there is a void in Bay Area sports. By that I may mean a little something different than you think.