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Kaepernick, Seattle rookie share traits Since his head coach bucked convention this season by anointing him a starter over a higher-paid and seemingly entrenched veteran, he has justified the decision by compiling an impressive resume that includes more…
2012: 49ers reminiscent of glory yearsUpdated Dec 22, 2012 Share Tweet2012: 49ers reminiscent of glory years Thirty-two different versions of a weekly drama with multiple characters and subplots, stories to follow and debate, cliffhangers that leave viewers guessing. The 49ers have interesting characters, most notably the…Source: sfgate.comShare TweetSan Francisco 49ers Pro Bowl defensive end Justin Smith is not expected to play Sunday night against the Seattle Seattle because of an elbow injury, according to a league source.Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks, Indianapolis Colts and Cincinnati Bengals are assured a playoff berth by winning Sunday. There is a chance Seattle will have clinched a playoff berth before kicking off against the San Francisco 49ers in the Sunday night game. The …Source: ESPN.com