This is the February 26, 2013 news archive. View today's 49ers rumors and news.

San Francisco 49ers News and Rumors

Report:  Cardinals interested in trading for Alex Smith

Report: Cardinals interested in trading for Alex Smith

profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Updated Feb 26, 2013
The 49ers are looking to trade quarterback Alex Smith.  The Cardinals are looking for a quarterback. According to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, the Cardinals are interested in Alex Smith. At first blush, the Niners shouldn’t want to send Smith t
Upvote Share Tweet
  • Packers could be interested in Ricky Jean-Francois

    Packers could be interested in Ricky Jean-Francois

    profootballtalk.com Feb 26, 2013
    The Packers can’t be sure right now what, if anything, they’ll get from Jerel Worthy this year. So they’re already looking at possible replacements, and according to Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, have “expressed interest” in 49er
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Mantzouranis: Atlanta Falcons 2013 Offseason Preview

    Mantzouranis: Atlanta Falcons 2013 Offseason Preview

    CNNSI.com Feb 26, 2013
    Having finally cleared a hurdle, it's Super Bowl or bust in Atlanta. But with clear needs and key free agents, work remains to stay near the top of the pack, Tom Mantzouranis writes.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Video - Where will San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith land? 00:47

    Where will San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith land?

    Feb 26
    Which team will end up trading for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith? Ian Rapoport explains why one team could possibly be used to drive up the price for the backup QB.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NFL combine -- Plenty learned at event done right

    Feb 26
    We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
  • Sources: Holmgren, Raiders talk front office job

    Feb 26
    The Oakland Raiders have been talking to former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren about a leadership position within the organization, according to two sources.
  • Peter King: More on Tom Brady's amazing deal; mail

    Feb 26
    Picking up the pieces from the surprising three-year, $27 million Tom Brady contract extension:
  • Chadiha: Chiefs need Alex Smith

    Feb 26
    Alex Smith offers leadership and skill that the Chiefs simply can't afford to pass up.