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Are 49ers going into attack mode?

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QB Alex Smith wants to play with an edge but also be able to make smart decisions. Offensive coordinator Mike Johnson wants to "attack and react." Can the 49ers do it successfully and finally win a game?

SANTA CLARA,Calif. – Quarterback Alex Smith says he wants to play with an edge. New offensive coordinator Mike Johnson says he wants to go into "attack" mode. Is this, finally, a new direction for the San Francisco 49ers? Maybe, maybe not. The 49ers are still looking for ways to be consistent on offense, and it's possible that Johnson, who took over as the team's offensive coordinator on Sept. 2... Recommended Stories