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SANTA CLARA, California - There's a good vibe in the San Francisco locker room as the 49ers prepare to hit the December stretch run, and it resonates around a defense coming off one of its most dominant performances of the season.
SAN FRANCISCO - The San Francisco 49ers are keeping another key member of their ball-hawking defense for the long haul.
NEW ORLEANS - Disappointed as Drew Brees was with the Saints' costly mistakes, he could not help but be impressed by the way his team found a way to pull out a last-second triumph over a playoff-contending team.
NEW ORLEANS - Staggered by a shoulder pad to the head and ripped down by a forearm hit across the neck, Drew Brees was crumpled on the turf with blood on his chin.
METAIRIE, Louisiana - While Saints outside linebacker Parys Haralson was pleased to be moving closer to family, he didn't otherwise know what to expect when he was traded from the defending NFC champion San Francisco 49ers to a New Orleans team emerging from the bounty scandal and a 7-9 record.
SANTA CLARA, California - Aldon Smith believes he is on the path to being sober for good.