Alex Smith is making progress

Apr 25, 2006 at 4:07 PM--


Accoring to Seth Wickersham of ESPN, San Francisco quarterback Alex Smith has put on 10 to 15 pounds of muscle and is "throwing the (expletive) out of the ball."

Smith is still 21 years old.





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