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49ers are sticking with Alex Smith

Alex Smith had to talk his way back into the game on Sunday night, but the 49ers still lost to the Eagles. He'll remain the team's QB, but he admits he must become more fearless and less cautious.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – There will be no quarterback change for the San Francisco 49ers this week. Even though he was booed Sunday night, was almost pulled from the game by his coach and made two horrendous turnovers in the team's fifth consecutive loss, Alex Smith is staying put. Coach Mike Singletary announced his decision on Monday, saying he decided to stick with Smith after meeting with the...

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