SANTA CLARA -- Colin Kaepernick and Aldon Smith came to the 49ers together in the same 2011 draft class.
In lieu of an hour-long live chat this week, we decided to open up the 49ers Mailbag via Facebook.
SANTA CLARA – Even before the 49ers’ decision to release outside linebacker Aldon Smith, new defensive coordinator Eric Mangini was devising ways to generate more pressure on the quarterback.
SANTA CLARA – The 49ers on Friday parted ways with Aldon Smith, the football player. But general manager Trent Baalke reiterated that the 49ers did not part ways with Aldon Smith, the person.
SANTA CLARA -– When the 49ers announced the decision to release star linebacker Aldon Smith on Friday, it was coach Jim Tomsula who spoke for the organization.