Alex Smith started the 2012-13 NFL season at the top of his game ready to lead the San Francisco 49ers' hopefully to the playoffs and beyond. However, despite his best efforts an injury sidelined him midway through the season.
That allowed present day starter Colin Kaepernick to step into the spotlight, and he did not disappoint. Even though he failed to complete his second half comeback against the Baltimore Ravens in the Super Bowl, Kaepernick looks to be the future of the 49ers.
It is believed that both the Arizona Cardinals and the Kansas City Chiefs are the two leading candidates to land the former California Golden Bear, but there have been no definitive discussions brought to the light of the media just yet.
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