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Would 49ers consider a Smith return?

Alex Smith (AP/Ross D. Franklin)

If you thought Alex Smith had played his last game with the 49ers, think again. President Jed York said coach Jim Harbaugh will speak to the free agent QB, although it remains unlikely he'll come back for a seventh season.

Everyone assumed that quarterback Alex Smith had played his last game for the San Francisco 49ers, but perhaps that's not the case. Team president Jed York, speaking on KNBR radio in San Francisco on Thursday, said the Niners had not totally closed the door on Smith, who is an unrestricted free agent. But it's a decision that will be made by new coach Jim Harbaugh. "I don't think we've made up our... Recommended Stories