No Justin Smith on Defense Leaves Void

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No Justin Smith on Defense Leaves Void
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Well, it had to be something more than a nasty bruise. Eleven days after seemingly indomitable defensive tackle Justin Smith was injured in a win over the Patriots, the 49ers revealed the nature of the injury that forced the four-time Pro Bowl selection to miss his first start since 2001 on Sunday.

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