I so wanted Alex Smith to sign somewhere else and leave the 49ers in a quarterback lurch, I really and truly did.
Kurt Warner knows a little something about playing quarterback in the NFC West.
And now, the 49ers can pretend they loved Alex Smith all along. Believe as much of that as you like.
UPDATE: Peyton Manning has decided to join the Denver Broncos. Stay logged on to CSNBayArea.com at this story develops.