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Which Smith will start for the 49ers?

Troy Smith (AP/Akira Suemori)

With a bye this week, the 49ers have time to choose a starting quarterback. Alex Smith is the incumbent, but Troy Smith was impressive in beating the Denver Broncos. It's a tough decision for coach Mike Singletary.

The San Francisco 49ers few home from London on Monday, and you can bet that coach Mike Singletary spent virtually every minute of the 10-hour flight thinking about just one thing. His quarterback situation. If seven-game starter Alex Smith is recovered from a separated left shoulder, does he get his old job back? Or does Singletary stay with one-game starter Troy Smith, who took the 49ers to only... Recommended Stories