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Following up: Adoption subject revisited
ESPN.com Updated Feb 25, 2013
The column Rick Reilly wrote about adoption during Super Bowl week encouraged San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to meet with his birth mother. The birth mother, Heidi Russo, did not speak with Reilly for the piece. Her subsequent conversa…Share Tweet
Though it’s unclear whether the 49ers have a deal in place - essentially, effectively, or otherwise - to trade quarterback Alex Smith to a new team, a source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT there’s “little doubt” a trade will happen.Share TweetESPN.com Feb 25, 2013Recent updates regarding Alex Smith's trade status do not include a couple key details: which team would acquire the San Francisco 49ers quarterback and at what price. The Kansas City Chiefs have been mentioned consistently as a potential trade partner.…Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 25, 2013Offensive linemen are still vital, but has the prototype changed? As teams scout potential picks, Jim Trotter learns how the NFL's offensive renaissance has impacted the position.Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 25, 2013Pop quiz: Can you name these men? They could be this year's top five, Peter King writes from Indy as he breaks down what we now know -- and still don't -- about the draft.Share Tweet
Report: 49ers have a deal for Smith, Jags and Browns denyprofootballtalk.com Feb 25, 2013The 49ers made it sufficiently clear at the NFL Scouting Combine that they weren’t going to be giving quarterback Alex Smith away. And they may have already found a taker, or are at least spreading the word that they have in order to goose the market.Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Brady Patriot For LifeFeb 25Episode 276: The NFL32 crew discuss Tom Brady's contract extension with the Patriots. Adam Schefter breaks down the trade talks involving Alex Smith. The NFL32 crew discuss Tyrann Mathieu's performance at the NFL Combine.
Colin Kaepernick's Birth MotherFeb 25Heidi Russo, Colin Kaepernick's birth mother, talks to Mak Schwarz about giving Kaepernick up for adoption.
49ers In Talks To Deal Alex SmithFeb 25Adam Schefter discusses the latest news surrounding San Francisco's trade talks involving QB Alex Smith.