View Full Version : Giants' Kevin Gilbride says 49ers DT Justin Smith "gets away with murder"

10-12-2012, 01:33 PM

Excerpt: "There are plenty of reasons why the 49ers defense is so good. They're talented. They're physical. They're disciplined.

One of the key cogs is defensive tackle Justin Smith. The 33-year-old is relentless in the middle and gets after the quarterback. He's recorded at least six sacks each season since joining the 49ers in 2008 and is a load to deal with.Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride also thinks it helps that he gets away with a lot."Smith is a beast on the inside,"

Gilbride said to reporters on Thursday. "He's strong, he does as good a job of grabbing a hold of offensive linemen and allowing those twists to take place.

"He never gets called for it so he gets away with murder." Read more...