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Kaepernick, Seattle rookie share traits

Kaepernick, Seattle rookie share traits

sfgate.com Updated Dec 22, 2012
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…
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  • 2012: 49ers reminiscent of glory years

    2012: 49ers reminiscent of glory years

    sfgate.com Dec 22, 2012
    2012: 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…
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  • Source: 49ers don't expect Justin Smith to play

    Source: 49ers don't expect Justin Smith to play

    ESPN.com sfgate.com Dec 22, 2012
    San 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.
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  • Scenarios for Seahawks to clinch playoffs

    Scenarios for Seahawks to clinch playoffs

    ESPN.com Dec 22, 2012
    The 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 …
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