Debate: Can the 49ers' Defense Withstand Losing Justin Smith?

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Debate: Can the 49ers' Defense Withstand Losing Justin Smith?
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Justin Smith is scheduled to undergo an MRI on his elbow on Monday.


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Lets not sugar coat this. Justin Smith is part of the motor of this defense. He commands two people to keep him in check....this allows Aldon to shine...
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He is, without question, the toughest guy for the team to lose. Without Kaepernick, we still have a very effective QB in Smith. Without Gore,, James...
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Yes they can. Ricky Jean Francois is a good back up. He made a great and crucial play last in sacking Brady. Not an easy task.
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Injuries are part of the game. We haven't skipped a beat loosing hunter, Williams or maningham. Ppl just have to step up!
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It depends what you mean by withstand. It is a big loss. Losing him really hurts Aldon Smith's pressure because he opens up a lot of lanes and takes a...
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