The Combine countdown
February 27, 2013 at 9:00 AM • Comments
Who's the best athlete? The best quarterback? How about the emergence of the read-option – particularly by the NFC champion 49ers – and whether it will impact this year's NFL draft and free agency? A rundown of 10 story lines, none of them related to Manti Te'o, emerging from the NFL Combine in Indianapolis, with Niners quarterback Alex Smith's name connected to at least a few of them.