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49ers will stay aggressive against the Saints

Nate Clements (AP/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

The 49ers' defense stumbled in the season opener, but defensive coordinator Greg Manusky wants the team to continue to stay aggressive when it meets the Saints on Monday night.

When it comes to playing defense, Greg Manusky's philosophy is pretty simple. Here's what the San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator said this week: "Play great defense, let's go get some sacks, get after the quarterback, make some plays on the back end, turnovers, picks, fumbles, things of that nature." Doing all that is tough enough in the NFL, but doing it against the defending Super Bowl... Recommended Stories