Aldon Smith Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Saints Keys to Success: Can Drew Brees overcome a stingy Vic Fangio-led Bears defense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Canal Street Chronicles

    From Justin Smith and Aldon Smith harassing Drew Brees all day, to Patrick Willis and NaVorro Bowman shutting down the running game and Dashon Goldson making punishing hits and key plays from the secondary, the defense is the biggest reason for the resurgence in San Francisco. That resurgence has the 49ers back in the NFC championship for the first time since the 1997 season.


  2. Patriots LB Harvey Langi reportedly "unlikely" to return to the field this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Pats Pulpit

    ... will likely have to ask permission from the league (like the San Francisco 49ers once had to do with linebacker Aldon Smith ). If indeed placed on the NFI list, the Patriots would no longer have to pay Langi's base salary. However, it would be a ...


  3. See here C.J.: 49ers QBs have had rough starting debutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Summary: Sharing the "Monday Night Football" spotlight with Kaepernick's dazzling debut was 2011 draft classmate Aldon Smith, who had 5 1/2 sacks. Quote: "Usually I tend to go with the guy with the hot hand, and we've got two quarterbacks with hot ...


  4. Golden Nuggets: TNF Has, Like, So Many Ex-49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Niners Nation

    ... Raiders technically have four as well (LB NaVorro Bowman, WR Michael Crabtree , K Giorgio Tavecchio , and LB Aldon Smith on the Reserve/Suspended list). While it's been tough to watch players like Crabtree and Smith go on to have greater success ...


  5. Aldon Smith reaches plea deal in DUI case, avoids jail timeRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2017 |

    Oakland Raiders pass rusher Aldon Smith might not be returning to the field anytime soon. But he was able to avoid jail time stemming from a 2015 arrest on DUI hit and run charges.


  6. Jed YorkRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... of the league's substance-abuse policy - a penalty he hopes is his last after a... SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Aldon Smith's teammates, coaches and everybody else around the San Francisco 49ers kept hoping the star linebacker had matured and moved ...


  7. Three 49ers players on the hot seat this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... so Matt Barkley and C.J. Beathard better stay ready. Pass rusher: Don't expect a 19 -sack producer like Aldon Smith in 2012. Instead, the 49ers will rely on a rotation of pass rushers, including first-round draft picks Arik Armstead, DeForest ...


  8. Report: Washington placing Su'a Cravens on exempt listRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | MSNBC

    ... preseason. In-season placement on NFI isn't unprecedented. Four years ago, the 49ers did that with linebacker Aldon Smith in September. But, as one league source explains it, the league is more likely to make exceptions and grant exemptions when ...


  9. Report: Ex-49er Ahmad Brooks finds a new NFL homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    ... finished his career with the third-most sacks (51.5) in 49ers history, trailing just Charles Haley (89.5) and Aldon Smith (66.5). The move to Green Bay likely won't mean more playing time for Brooks since the Packers have two solid outside ...


  10. 49ers release All-Pro linebacker Ahmad Brooks after eight seasons in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... nothing like those championship-caliber teams. Willis retired along with Justin Smith . Brooks is gone. So is Aldon Smith . Bowman is still there, but he's been negatively impacted by injuries. Now, the 49ers' defense is relying on young upstarts ...


  11. PFT preseason power rankings 2017: Lot of 49ers questions, but a critical change was madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Niners Nation

    ... as the roster saw huge attrition following the 2014 season. The 2012 draft was a complete waste. Guys like Aldon Smith , Ray McDonald , and Bruce Miller couldn't stay out of trouble. The ACL All Star picks proved to be a waste. The most important ...


  12. San Francisco 49ers: Who is defensive end Solomon Thomas?Read the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | NinerNoise

    ... Smith used to be San Francisco's own pocket-wrecking force, which opened up lanes for pass-rushers, like Aldon Smith , to be so successful. The Niners defensive front has struggled since the elder Smith retired just before the 2015 season and ...


  13. San Francisco 49ers: The curious case of Aaron LynchRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | NFLSpinZone

    ... that Lynch "needs direction", per Sporting News . At that time, the 49ers were already dating with problem child Aldon Smith. Smith was a supremely gifted edge rusher who had the talent of a Hall-of-Famer. That sounds like hyperbole, but anyone who ...


  14. Bucky Brooks projects best case, worst case for Solomon ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Niners Nation

    ... a bit of a stretch. The last time the 49ers had a player with at least seven sacks? 2013, when Ahmad Brooks and Aldon Smith each had 8.5 sacks. 2014 through 2016 were rough years, and the defensive scheme is getting overhauled, but it's still a ...


  15. Wade Phillips pushed for Texans to draft J.J. WattRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | MSNBC

    ... to draft Watt six years ago. After they got an assist from the 49ers. Phillips admits that the Texans regarded Aldon Smith as the best pass rusher in the draft, but that he was claimed by San Francisco at pick No. 7. And that was fortunate for the ...


  16. Malcolm Smith listed as 49ers biggest mistake of 2017 offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Niners Nation

    ... in the sub packages. It could be a little bit like 2011 when Parys Haralson played the OLB role in the base, and Aldon Smith replaced him as defensive end in the nickel. Obviously different roles involved, but a similar kind of rotation. One upside ...


  17. Former 49er cornerback Tramaine Brock charged with punching, try to strangle girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Almaden Resident

    ... Bruce Miller after an assault arrest last year. Previously, the team endured heavy criticism for keeping Aldon Smith and Ray McDonald on the roster through multiple arrests on suspicion of violent crimes. "It takes great courage for victims to come ...


  18. 49ers roster breakdowns, 90-in-90: Ahmad BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Niners Nation

    ... whether or not the 49ers will move on from Brooks a whole lot here at Niners Nation, especially recently. When Aldon Smith was breaking out, we got excited about the potential for the 49ers to find someone else to pair with him and replace Brooks. ...


  19. 1 team trash is another team treasureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Stampede Blue

    ... year was supposed to be his breakout campaign year, especially with the release of former Niners linebacker Aldon Smith, via Grant Cohn of the Press Democrat. Although that didn't happen, Lynch still amassed 6.5 sacks and accounted for more ...