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Sources: 49ers' Smith could see ban reduced

Sources: 49ers' Smith could see ban reduced

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com deadspin.com Updated 35 minutes ago
The San Francisco 49ers could get help sooner than expected following this week's bye because outside linebacker Aldon Smith's nine-game suspension could be reduced for good behavior, league sources confirmed Monday.
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    The Film Don't Lie: 49ers

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
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  • Broncos' DeMarcus Ware spun 49ers' Joe Staley around like a top…

    Broncos' DeMarcus Ware spun 49ers' Joe Staley around like a top on sacks

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  • Niners lose C Kilgore (leg) for rest of season

    Niners lose C Kilgore (leg) for rest of season

    San Francisco 49ers center Daniel Kilgore suffered a broken bone in his left leg in Sunday night's 42-17 loss to the Denver Broncos and will miss the rest of the season.
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  • 49ers' O-line unrecognizable in Denver

    49ers' O-line unrecognizable in Denver

    ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    The night belonged to Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, who established a record for most touchdown passes in a career in Denver’s 42-17 rout of the San Francisco 49ers Sunday night. But where did the game truly get away from the Niners, whose …
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  • At 38, Peyton Manning’s Prime is Right Now

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    CNNSI.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Oct 20 (yesterday)
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  • What lessons can Colin Kaepernick glean from Peyton Manning?

    What lessons can Colin Kaepernick glean from Peyton Manning?

    ESPN.com Oct 20 (yesterday)
    DENVER -- Peyton Manning put on an absolute clinic Sunday night in the Denver Broncos' 42-17 beatdown of the San Francisco 49ers. Sure, he set a new NFL record for career touchdown passes with Nos. 507, 508, 509 and 510, and he also had as many TD passe…
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  • Manning Posts Record 509 Touchdowns

    Manning Posts Record 509 Touchdowns

    nytimes.com Oct 20 (yesterday)
    Denver quarterback Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's National Football League record for career touchdown passes when he threw his 509th scoring pass during the second quarter of the Broncos' game against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.
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  • Manning, Broncos roll past 49ers

    Manning, Broncos roll past 49ers

    ESPN.com Oct 20 (yesterday)
    Peyton Manning's receivers played keep-away with his milestone memento and the NFL's new leader in career touchdown passes toyed with the San Francisco 49ers in the Denver Broncos' emphatic 42-17 victory Sunday night.
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  • Video - Aldon Smith's Suspension Could Be Reduced 00:31

    Aldon Smith's Suspension Could Be Reduced

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    ESPN NFL's Chris Mortensen breaks down the possibility of 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith returning early from his nine-game suspension due to good behavior.
  • Video - Which NFC West team is in bigger trouble? 02:13

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  • Video - Game Balls: San Francisco at Denver 01:31

    Game Balls: San Francisco at Denver

    Oct 19
    Broncos reporter Jeff Legwold's game ball goes to Peyton Manning, who set a new NFL record with his 509th career touchdown pass. Niners QB Colin Kaepernick gets the nod from Paul Gutierrez.
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    Manning Breaks Favre's All-Time TD Record

    Oct 19
    Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's all-time passing touchdown record with as the Broncos soared past the 49ers 42-17.

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