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Behind Enemy Lines: 49ers/Lions, Part II

Smith becoming an increasingly convincing QB

NinersDigest's Craig Massei and RoarReport's Nate Caminata go Behind Enemy Lines to break down Sunday's early NFC showdown between the 49ers and Lions. Is the Green Bay rout indicative of what to expect from the Niners in 2012? How much is the 49ers organization really behind QB Alex Smith? How will the Niners match up defensively with Detroit's offensive firepower? These Q&As and more inside.

Nate Caminata, publisher, The 49ers appeared to handle Green Bay well in Lambeau Field last weekend; a 'statement' game if there ever was one. Do you believe that's indicative of how San Fran's outlook is in 2012? Was there anything during the game that you think future opponents might be able to expose? Craig Massei, publisher, The 49ers upgraded their talent... Recommended Stories