|49ers offense catching up to defense's dominance|
|Written by Admin|
|Monday, 08 October 2012 11:43|
Smith has become that important to San Francisco's success.
Jim Harbaugh heralded his quarterback Monday, a day after the defense heavy 49ers (4-1) whipped the Buffalo Bills 45-3 by gaining a franchise-record 621 yards. Harbaugh said Smith ``just is a better player'' than the former quarterback ever was and has helped the 49ers evolve into one of the NFL's most creative units.
When the Giants (3-2) return to Candlestick Park on Sunday, they might not recognize the 49ers offense. As Harbaugh said, ``the talent level has been upgraded.''