Originally Posted by CloakNNNdagger
I'll come back with a simple answer................When Schaub got his new contract, "open competition" left the building with Elvis.
If you have a couple of guys who could be the guy, then you don't have The Guy.
That's why Harbaugh waited until he had an excuse to insert Kaepernick into the line-up. He didn't want to just yank Smith... who until that point was The Guy.