Harbaugh's big risk will pay off

Kaepernick is the game-changer the Niners need to win Super Bowl

Originally Published: January 15, 2013
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

The San Francisco 49ers are going to win the Super Bowl because they have a dynamic offense, a great defense and the experience that comes from suffering a heartbreaking defeat in last year's NFC Championship Game.

But that's not all. They're going to win because their coach, Jim Harbaugh, won the biggest gamble of this NFL season. He stunned plenty of people when he replaced starting quarterback Alex Smith with second-year backup Colin Kaepernick shortly after midseason. Now those ...

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