SANTA CLARA -- Defensive tackle Justin Smith had a bone spur attached to a piece of his triceps tendon that became detached in his left elbow, the 49ers clarified Thursday morning.
So it turns out that Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers are . . . well . . . Just like everybody else.
SEATTLE -- The 49ers' defense has surrendered nine touchdowns in the six quarters of play without All-Pro defensive tackle Justin Smith, who missed Sunday's game with a left elbow injury.
SEATTLE -- The San Francisco 49ers will be without defensive tackle Justin Smith because