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49ers will try to utilize Troy Smith's skills

Mike Johnson (AP/Donna McWilliam)

Offensive coordinator Mike Johnson says Troy Smith and Alex Smith require two different game plans. But with Troy the likely starter on Sunday, the 49ers must decide what he does best.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Two quarterbacks. Two game plans. Although it's a foregone conclusion that Troy Smith will start at quarterback Sunday for the San Francisco 49ers, offensive coordinator Mike Johnson said the team's game plan will change to best use his skills, which are different from those of Alex Smith. "They're two different types of quarterback, and they require two different types of... Recommended Stories