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Alex Smith says extensions talks are underway

The Chiefs players started their offseason work on Monday, but quarterback Alex Smith’s agent and the team were already working on an extension. That was the word from Smith on Monday as he reported to begin preparations for the final year of his contract. Smith said his agent Tom Condon and the team were discussing…

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Report: Kaepernick, Niners contract talks on hold

The 49ers and quarterback Colin Kaepernick have been talking about a contract extension this offseason, but those discussions have reportedly been tabled for the time being. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the reason why things have come to a halt is the incident in Miami involving Kaepernick, two other NFL players and a…

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Which 2011 first-round picks won’t have the option exercised?

With NFL teams commencing the process of exercising fifth-year options on 2011 first-round picks, the real question becomes which players won’t have the option exercised. So here’s a look at the candidates for getting the Spalding Smails treatment. Broncos linebacker Von Miller:  With a six-game suspension last year and a late-season torn ACL, the Broncos…

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49ers turmoil could help get Harbaugh what he wants

The 49ers’ offseason started in rocky fashion, as the tension between coach Jim Harbaugh and G.M. Trent Baalke bubbled over.  The drama became obvious even before the season ended, via the reporting of Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News. As Harbaugh moves toward the fourth of five years of his contract with the…

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Lloyd could have a chance to shine in San Francisco

Eleven years ago, the 49ers drafted a receiver who would become one of the great NFL enigmas of the decade. Underachieving for most of his career, difficult for some to deal with throughout it, receiver Brandon Lloyd nevertheless has talent.  But that talent has emerged only in flashes, and only when the right coach is…

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PFT: It’s time for Jed York to step up

49ers’ insider Ray Ratto joins Erik Kuselias to talk about the reaction to Aldon Smith and Colin Kaepernick’s legal troubles. Ratto believes Jed York needs to step up.

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Report: Lockette told police “completely naked” woman wouldn’t leave

When it comes to the recent off-field situation involving 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, we already know pretty much all there is to know.  When it comes to the recent off-field situation involving 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, we don’t know much. We now know a little bit more regarding the things that may have happened between…

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PFT Live: 49ers in a state of crisis?

With QB Colin Kaepernick being linked to a sexual assault report and LB Aldon Smith being arrested after making a bomb threat, are the 49ers in a state of crisis? CSN Insider Matt Maiocco joins PFT to provide an update on both incidents.

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PFT Live: 49ers talk with Matt Maiocco, PFT Planet calls and tweets

A quiet Sunday evening got a jolt when news of 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith’s arrest at LAX hit the wires and we’ll be discussing the incident during Monday’s PFT Live. Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area will join Mike Florio to catch us up on all the latest details from Smith’s arrest, which came after…

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49ers haven’t decided to pick up the fifth-year option on Aldon Smith

By all accounts and appearances, 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith decided at the wrong time in the worst place to be a wiseacre. And now the 49ers have to decide what to do.  It’s extremely unlikely they’d cut him, because he’d be gobbled up on waivers — possibly by another team in the division.  Because Smith…

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Aldon Smith reportedly detained by police at LAX

A police report from Miami landed 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in the news last week and now reports from Los Angeles International Airport are ending the week with another player in the news. A witness named John Egan told Cam Inman of the Bay Area News Group that linebacker Aldon Smith was waiting for a Southwest…

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Police: Too early to say what evidence shows in Kaepernick case

Miami police say it’s simply too soon to say what the evidence shows in the investigation of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, 49ers receiver Quinton Patton and Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette. “We have to examine evidence and wait for some tests to come back, including toxicology reports,” Police Chief Manuel Orosa told the Miami Herald. “We…

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TMZ (sort of) stands by its Kaepernick report

When news broke that Colin Kaepernick was involved in a police investigation in Miami, TMZ was on the story first, saying that Kaepernick was being investigated for an alleged sexual assault. But a police spokesman later said TMZ’s report was based on information that was taken out of context, and Kaepernick has slammed TMZ’s report…

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Kaepernick sounds off against TMZ report

Despite the criticism routinely heaped on TMZ, TMZ routinely isn’t wrong.  When it comes to TMZ’s initial report that 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated for sexual assault, TMZ was wrong. And Kaepernick is letting TMZ hear about it. “The charges made in the TMZ story and other stories I’ve seen are completely wrong,”…

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While not accused of wrongdoing, Kaepernick possibly hurt his negotiating position

On one hand, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has not been, and may never be, accused of wrongdoing.  On the other hand, he’s listed in a police incident report along with two other NFL players as a “suspect.”  And a woman claims she blacked out after allegedly drinking and smoking marijuana in an apartment with Kaepernick…

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