With QB change, 49ers can open their playbook Premium Story

Alex Smith (AP/Elaine Thompson)
Alex Smith (AP/Elaine Thompson)
By Michael Martinez
Date: Dec 8, 2010

Alex Smith climbs back in the saddle, giving the 49ers more chances to use their entire playbook. But coach Mike Singletary says the change in quarterbacks was also made because opponents had figured out Troy Smith.

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