49ers Did The Right Thing In Releasing Aldon Smith This YearThe San Francisco 49ers may be just 3-6 this year, which is disappointing after the last four seasons of (mostly) success. Before this season began, the team made a strong decision to cut ties with troubled linebacker Aldon Smith—who had already served a nine-game suspension last year for off-the-field issues and was once again arrested in August for another crime. With the news Tuesday that the NFL has suspended Smith for another year, it's clear the 49ers made the right choice.
Raiders Move On After Suspension Of Aldon SmithEver since Aldon Smith signed with the Oakland Raiders just before the start of the season, the prospect of a league-imposed suspension was a cloud over him.
Why Aldon Smith Should Be Given An Alternative PenaltyThe NFL did what we all expected and what Smith deserved. But did the change of venue help the person change?
Raiders' Aldon Smith Reportedly Suspended 1 Year For Violating NFL Substance Abuse PolicyThe National Football League has suspended Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith for one year for a violation of the league’s drug policy, according to media reports Tuesday.
Raiders Linebacker Aldon Smith Pleads Not Guilty To ChargesOakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith has pleaded not guilty to hit and run, drunken driving and vandalism charges.
Former 49er Aldon Smith Charged In Alleged DUI Crash On Same Day He's Signed By RaidersFormer 49er Aldon Smith was charged Friday with three misdemeanors stemming from an alleged DUI hit-and-run last month in Santa Clara.
Raiders Sign Former 49ers LB Aldon SmithThe Oakland Raiders have signed former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, who was released by the team after a series of off-field troubles.
New-Look 49ers Hosting Vikings In Monday Night OpenerThe San Francisco 49ers open their 2015 campaign on Monday Night Football, hosting the second game of a doubleheader on ESPN. The Minnesota Vikings come to Levi's Stadium for the matchup, led by an exciting young quarterback and a veteran running back with something to prove after a lost 2014 season.
49ers Release Aldon Smith Following DUI, Hit And Run ArrestSan Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been released from the team following his latest arrest on suspicion of DUI, team officials said Friday.
49ers' Aldon Smith Apologizes After Hit And Run, DUI ArrestPolice have arrested 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith Thursday night in connection to a hit and run accident.
49ers 2014 Season Marred By InjuriesAs the 49ers look back on this season, it will not be positive. The team almost had a losing record, and missed the playoffs after 3 straight NFC Championship games. However, the teams awful season has to do with injuries than anything else, and a problem that shouldn't haunt them next season.
Aldon Smith Said He Didn’t Drink At Ray McDonald’s Home On Day Of Alleged Sexual AssaultSan Francisco outside linebacker Aldon Smith acknowledged Tuesday that he visited Ray McDonald's home for a short time the day the ex-49ers defensive lineman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman.