|49ers GM Baalke: Team supporting Smith|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 25 April 2014 09:18|
Baalke says ''you continue to work as you would with any family member, you continue to work until they leave you no choice.''
Regarding a May 3 deadline whether to exercise Smith's 2015 contract option, Baalke gave all indications he hopes to have the menacing pass rusher in a Niners uniform well into the future.
The 49ers also still hope to reach agreement on a long-term extension with quarterback Colin Kaepernick before the start of training camp.
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