Aldon Smith Update: Star Linebacker Takes Voluntary Leave of Absence to Seek Treatment

Updating a story from earlier today, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith is taking a permanent leave of absence from the team to seek professional help for alcohol abuse. 49ers' owner Jed York, speaking in the locker room after their 27-7 loss … [Read more...]

49ers, Others Want Aldon Smith to Enter Rehab

According to Jay Glazer of Fox Sports, people within the San Francisco 49ers organization are pushing for the young linebacker to enter a rehabilitation program after his latest DUI arrest. As you already know, Smith crashed his SUV into a tree in … [Read more...]

Aldon Smith’s DUI Arrest: A Stand the San Francisco 49ers Needed to Take

Double standards are obvious around the world of the National Football League. The Seattle Seahawks refuse to take action against those who have been popped for PED use, but will gladly release a third-string quarterback in Josh Portis after a DUI … [Read more...]

Green Bay Packers at San Francisco 49ers: 5 Key Matchups

The last time the Green Bay Packers traveled to Candlestick Park to take on the San Francisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick broke the single-game rushing record for a quarterback in his first career playoff game. Green Bay then spent pretty much its entire … [Read more...]

San Francisco 49ers: Notes From Preseason Opener

The defending NFC Champions made their preseason debut against the Denver Broncos on Friday with mixed results. The San Francisco 49ers starters were impressive on both sides of the ball, but their backups along the offensive line and at quarterback … [Read more...]