GM: 49ers haven't given up on LB Smith
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San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke indicated the team has not given up on linebacker Aldon Smith after the troubled star's latest brush with the law.
Smith also will face felony gun charges and a drunken driving charge at a Santa Clara County courthouse Tuesday.
Baalke said the team is still mulling the decision, but made it clear the 49ers don't want to "toss" Smith out.
Baalke said several times that the team is "disappointed" in Smith's continued missteps and that "they have to stop."
When asked what he wants to see from Smith, Baalke said: "Growing.