Eric Branch of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat reports 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh was interviewe Friday with Grant Napear on Sports 1140 AM in Sacramento and was asked about quarterback Alex Smith.
“So excited, yeah, I’m going to say it, I’ve been studying Alex Smith and watching him and I believe that Alex Smith can be a winning quarterback in the National Football League,” Harbaugh said. “I’m excited to work with him, get to know him.”
Harbaugh added, “Very accurate passer. Very athletic. And a guy that has played and been durable.”