49ers coach rips comments by Giants' assistant
October 12, 2012
New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh says the comments Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride made about All-Pro defensive end Justin Smith are ``outrageous'' and ``incendiary.''
Gilbride says the 49ers' Smith ``does a good job of grabbing ahold of offensive linemen'' and ``never gets called for it so he gets away with murder.''
Harbaugh fired back Friday, saying Gilbride's ``outrageous, irrational statement'' about Smith is ``an absurd analogy'' and is an ``incendiary comment.''
New York is at San Francisco on Sunday, the first game between the teams since the Giants beat the 49ers 20-17 in overtime in the NFC championship game.
Online: http://pro32.ap.org/poll and http://twitter.com/AP-NFL
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!