No matter where he lines up, it's clear San Francisco needs to run its passing game through former Pro Bowler Vernon Davis.
Coach Jim Harbaugh's passion and drive have brought a new energy to the first-place 49ers, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
San Francisco QB Alex Smith deserves more attention for his impressive comeback and quiet leadership, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
TE Vernon Davis is channeling his anger and blossoming in San Francisco, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
Alex Smith's life took a terrible turn in 2008, when he learned of the suicide of his best friend, David Edwards. The 49ers QB tells Jeffri Chadiha how he has coped and become a better competitor while coping with the grief.