Backup Troy Smith has been the Niners' starting quarterback the last five weeks, guiding the team to three wins and a pair of losses. In five games as the 49ers' starter, the former Heisman Trophy winner from Ohio State has posted four touchdowns, three interceptions and 1,023 passing yards.
AFC, NFC announce teams for Pro Bowl Games skill competitions
As the inaugural Pro Bowl Games approach, the all-star lineups are set. Head coaches Peyton and Eli Manning unveiled who will be taking part in specific skills competitions for their respective AFC and NFC squads on Wednesday's Pro Bowl Games Selection Show.
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