There have been a couple times during Alex Smith's career that it was difficult to envision him returning to play the following season for the 49ers.
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Free-agent quarterback Matt Flynn had the first move.
He chose the Seattle Seahawks -- and a contract similar to the deal the 49ers had on the table for Alex Smith.