The dark clouds that loomed over the 49ers practice facility Thursday made head coach Jim Harbaugh downright giddy.
Alex Smith has an unbelievable ability to focus on only the things that will make him a better quarterback, despite what is going on around him. It hasn't always been easy.
SANTA CLARA -- No one is going to confuse Alex Smith with Drew Brees.Smith threw for 17 touchdowns during the regular season. Brees, 46.
Second seed in the NFC.Home field advantage in an NFC divisional playoff game.A 13-3 regular season record.