We won’t know for sure for another two weeks, but Alex Smith’s career with the 49ers appears to be coming to an end, according to reports.
Yesterday was the first day of the NFL Draft. There are 6 rounds left to go and so far the San Francisco 49ers have picked Illinois wide receiver A.J. Jenkins. Projected to go mid 2nd-round to high 3rd-round, his first round pick was a surprise to most fans.
Last week’s preview of the 49ers-Saints game was much easier for me to write. I was 80 percent sure that the Niners would win; just call it a strong hunch and I almost predicted the final score correctly. The game unfolded almost exactly how I thought it might. But Sunday’s game is a much different story.
The NFL’s first pre-season power ranking list is out and the San Francisco 49ers rank 26th. That’s 26th out of 32 teams. Yeah, the stats aren’t looking too good, but the pre-season games beginning this weekend give you an excuse to toast to the home team.
Many of you have already heard about the controversial incident in which SF-local Deshon Marman got kicked off a US Airways flight at SFO for wearing saggy pants. The plane’s captain made a “citizen’s arrest” and Marman was charged with trespassing, battery and resisting arrest. What the…?