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1. Candid Comments from No. 99
In a visit to Comcast SportsNet Bay Area’s TV studio on Friday, Smith expressed his appreciation for the support the team has shown. If San Francisco’s brass didn’t believe in him as a person, the star pass-rusher said, “I don’t think they’d take those chances.” Smith went on to say how being a father continues to change his perspective. “Anybody who has a kid, it’ll change your life,” Smith said. “Somebody who looks up to you and you see the affect you have on his life and how important you are to him. It makes you make decisions and you think twice about things.”
The 49ers currently have five quarterbacks on the roster. This shouldn’t surprise anyone who has followed Jim Harbaugh’s reign as head coach. Take a look at all the quarterbacks who have been under contract during Harbaugh’s tenure.
- Harbaugh finds quarterback talent in unlikely places.
3. Quill Pen Love
A new tradition is taking shape at 49ers headquarters. In 2013, safety
- Craig Dahl the trendsetter shared his inspiration. (We will be sure to include #featherpen on all quill-pen-signing tweets going forward…)
- Enjoy this gallery of recent quill pen signings.
4. Around the League
Browns have signed WR Anthony Armstrong, per league source.— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) May 19, 2014