With Alex Smith under pressure, Kendall Hunter improvised and found a soft spot in the Eagles' defense. The resulting catch-and-run gained 44 yards and the coaches attention.
Alex Smith racked up impressive numbers in the 49ers' come-from-behind win over the Eagles. Smith was 9-of-9 for 179 yards and two touchdowns in just the third quarter.
SANTA CLARA -- When quarterback Alex Smith showed up at the 49ers' practice facility the day after last season ended, he figured he had played his final game with the 49ers.The San Diego nativ
The 49ers' defense gave up a lot of yards -- 513, to be exact.