Smith: 'There Was No Doubt in My Mind This Is Where I Wanted to Be'

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Smith:  'There Was No Doubt in My Mind This Is Where I Wanted to Be'
Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Alex Smith left no doubt Wednesday that he wasn’t willing to remain Colin Kaepernick’s backup and instead thoroughly embraced a trade that sent him to the Kansas City Chiefs. “I made it very clear to the 49ers I wanted to play, didn’t want to sit there and wasn’t ready to be a backup,” Smith said at his introductory news conference in Kansas City. “They made it clear they weren’t going to release me.

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