Alfonso Smith


SANTA CLARA –- While running back Frank Gore going through the NFL’s concussion protocol on a short week, 49ers backup Carlos Hyde said he does not expect to be available either Saturday night.


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UPDATE (7:30 a.m. Tuesday) -- The 49ers officially announced their one-year contract with running back Alfonso Smith Tuesday morning.