SANTA CLARA – Defensive lineman Justin Smith may not be worth 29 points, but the 49ers feel a lot better knowing their most impactful defensive player will be on the field Sunday night against the
SAN FRANCISCO -- Running back Frank Gore, who went through warmups prior to the 49ers' exhibition opener Thursday against the Denver Broncos, did not play.
One of the rules the NFL is cracking down on this season is that all players are required to wear thigh pads and knee pads during games, and it has become a hot topic early in training camp.
The two participants in last season's Super Bowl are tied for the most players on the NFL Network's list of "Top 100
Justin Smith's contract extension with the 49ers cleared more than $4 million in salary cap room this season, a source told CSNBayArea.com.