I'm hearing this will be 49ers DT Justin Smith's last game. Retirement looming after 14 yrs. in the NFL
CSN Bay Area "Defensive end Justin Smith remains undecided on his future, so the 49ers’ final two games could be the last of his NFL career. Smith recently said he would decide after the season whether he would attempt to play his 15th NFL season. But many players in the 49ers’ locker room believe it is a..." December 18
San Francisco Gate "After he signed a two-year contract extension in June 2013, 49ers defensive tackle Justin Smith reiterated what he’d stated in the past: He’d retire before he became a part-time player. “When it’s time to get my a– out of here,” he said, “I’m going.” Eighteen months later, it doesn’t appear..." December 04
The #49ers have signed DT Justin Smith to a two-year contract extension through 2015.
CSN Bay Area "The 49ers signed All-Pro defensive lineman Justin Smith to a two-year contract extension through the 2015 season, the 49ers announced Wednesday. Smith signed a six-year, $45 million deal with the 49ers in 2008, and has been one of the most productive free agents in franchise history. Smith has..." June 19
San Francisco Chronicle "For the first time in his 12-year career, 49ers defensive end Justin Smith is doing something new. Now he’s the guy coming back from injury. Smith had surgery to repair a half-torn triceps tendon after the Super Bowl; it was an injury he sustained Dec. 16 in the 49ers’ 41-34 win in New..." June 13