'Elite Swarm Team' ready for Tomlinson Premium Story

Leading tackler Derek Smith could be busy Sunday
Leading tackler Derek Smith could be busy Sunday
By Craig Massei

Date: Nov 16, 2002

The 49ers have taken the best shots from the best backs in the NFL on a weekly basis. They’ve stopped Marshall Faulk; they’ve shut down Priest Holmes. They’ve made afterthoughts out of Stephen Davis and Charlie Garner. But on Sunday against the San Diego Chargers, they’re expecting to face a rare breed in LaDainian Tomlinson. "He’s got the potential to be one of the all-time greats," Niners defensive coordinator Jim Mora said. "That’s how good he is."

  Please sign in or subscribe to read the rest of this story...


You may also:
  • View the FREE NinersDigest.com Story Archive
  • Join other fans on the NinersDigest.com Forums
  • Return to the NinersDigest.com Front Page











  • Related Stories
    Peterson finally putting out
     -by NinersDigest.com  Nov 15, 2002
    Tomlinson doing some talking
     -by NinersDigest.com  Nov 15, 2002
    Scouting the Niner defense
     -by SDBoltReport.com  Nov 15, 2002

    PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
    > Members-only Forums
    > Insider Information
    > Free Agency &
       Draft News
    > Expert Chats

    Sign Up Today!

    Free Email Newsletter
    Don't miss any news or features from NinersDigest.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
    Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.