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March 4, 1:30 PM ET
Chat with Aldon Smith

Buzzmaster
  (1:16 PM)

Hey everyone, it looks like Aldon will be here a little early. We hope to start in 5 minutes or so!

Buzzmaster
  (1:21 PM)

Aldon is here!

Will (TX)

How much time do you give yourself off before getting ready for next season?

Aldon Smith
  (1:22 PM)

I've already started preparing.

Peter (RI)

How do you think the team will handle coming into next season as the favorites to win the NFC?

Aldon Smith
  (1:22 PM)

The same way we handled it last year, just focused and determined on reaching our goal.

Timo (San Antonio )

hey aldon did your first career nfl interception feel as good or better as your first career nfl sack ?

Aldon Smith
  (1:23 PM)

The sack felt better.

Andrew (SF)

Aldon, what is your most memorable sack from last season?

Aldon Smith
  (1:23 PM)

It was probably against the Cardinals. I hit the QB pretty good.

Jerrell (San Jose)

Keep doin it big for San Jo Aldon. What got you into kick boxing and how long have you been doin it?

Aldon Smith
  (1:24 PM)

Really, I've been fighting for a long time. It's so close to where I am and it's good for my training for football.

Michael Dominguez (Tucson, AZ)

Aldon Smith...one of the best defensive players in the game today, has many accomplishments and awards. But my question is, what are you most proud of????

Aldon Smith
  (1:25 PM)

Just the adversity that I've made through.

Wyatt (Ky)

Who do you think is the toughest RB to tackle in the league?

Aldon Smith
  (1:25 PM)

Marshawn Lynch.

Andrew (NFL)

Hey man, i really wanna know what you felt when you heard your name drafted? I couldnt imagine that feeling, all your god givin talents and hard work has paid off. Whats that like to go from an average dude to NFL player with a ton of money? What was the first thing expensive you bought? Thanks for your time man, seriously.

Aldon Smith
  (1:25 PM)

It's just a memorable moment. Feeling the excitement.

Chris (Denver)

How do you keep from having the team slip next season?

Aldon Smith
  (1:26 PM)

Just train harder. Get our goals set and meet our goals.

David menjivar dalton Georgia [via mobile]

Do you think u will have to tweak your game I years to come as defenders now know you are a great pass rusher

Aldon Smith
  (1:26 PM)

Just keep improving. As long as I keep doing that, I will be hard to stop.

Chris Fiegler (Latham,NY)

Besides yourself, Who is the Best Linebacker that you have seen in the NFL?

Aldon Smith
  (1:27 PM)

I think the guys I play with are pretty good. Pat, Navaro. All of them.

DaQuan (San Fran)

Aldon, what do you say to those out there that hint that you are only so productive because of Justin Smith?

Aldon Smith
  (1:27 PM)

Watch the film.

Andrew (SF)

Has there been any talk of you beefing up to become a bigger run-stopper, or do you want to keep lean and mean?

Aldon Smith
  (1:28 PM)

I'm stopping the run fine. So, no, the answer is no.

Corey (Hackensack )

How would you feel about the niners bringing in fellow mizzo tiger sheldon richardson ? did you two play for the tigers at the same time when you where there ?

Aldon Smith
  (1:28 PM)

That would be good. It would be cool to have another Mizzou guy there.

alex (CA)

what is your goal for next season

Aldon Smith
  (1:28 PM)

Just improve off of last year. Hopefully break that sack record.

Dalton DuBrsky (Pittsburgh )

Do you feel like you guys are the team to beat in this upcoming season? Whos do you feel is the team to beat in the AFC? Do you believe the Steelers are still towards the top of the AFC?

Aldon Smith
  (1:29 PM)

I think so, yeah.

Justin Gerstley (Philadelphia)

Aldon, is there any defender in the draft you'd like to play with?

Aldon Smith
  (1:29 PM)

I would like to play with Von Miller, who's already in the league.

victor (mONROE,LOUISIANA)

Do you think san francisco will go to the super bowl next year?and tell the 49er gold rush hello.

Aldon Smith
  (1:30 PM)

I think so. The only that that would stop us is not winning the NFC championship.

Aaron (CA)

how quiet was the lockerroom after the game?

Aldon Smith
  (1:31 PM)

It was pretty quiet, bro.

Kevin (SF)

any strange workouts you do?

Aldon Smith
  (1:31 PM)

Running the hills on the side of my house. I've been doing that.

Andrew (SF)

Do you enjoy dropping back in coverage?

Aldon Smith
  (1:32 PM)

Yeah. You have a good chance of getting an interception.

Aldon Smith
  (1:32 PM)

I appreciate all of you fans' support. Keep following me.