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Justin Smith out for 49ers

Updated: December 23, 2012, 7:31 PM ET
Associated Press

SEATTLE -- The San Francisco 49ers will be without defensive tackle Justin Smith because of an elbow injury, ending his streak of consecutive starts at 185.

With Smith out, the 49ers will start Ricky Jean Francois at defensive end against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night. The 49ers will also be without backup linebacker Clark Haggans with a shoulder injury.

Both Smith and Haggans were questionable, but San Francisco did have receiver Mario Manningham active despite a shoulder ...

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