July 29, 2012; Santa Clara, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) during training camp at the 49ers practice facility. Mandatory Credit: Ed Szczepanski-US PRESSWIRE

Marquee Matchup: Aldon Smith vs Mike Harris

Last week, San Diego Chargers undrafted roookie tackle Mike Harris had one of the toughest one-on-one matchups he will see. BUT it still was just preseason and there will be all kinds of things thrown in his direction when the games start to count.
He lucked out a couple of weeks ago, when Demarcus Ware sat out on the sideline with an inury. He still has to face players like Von Miller and Tamba Hali multiple times in our division.

Tomorrow’s matchup against the San Francisco 49ers will be his final preparation for the regular season and he gets another tough matchup. Aldon Smith is one of the top up and coming youngsters in the league, finishing with 14 sacks last season.

Harris needs a good showing Thursday Night to give the fan base some confidence. Shut out Smith and bust open some running lanes for Ronnie Brown and we can feel a little better about the offense in the opener against the Raiders.

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  • 619chargers4life

    i cant wait to see Royal out there as well

    • Pels04

      Is Royal going to play?!?!

      • http://boltbeat.com/ Ernie Padaon

        there has been discrepencies on if he was going to play… latest i heard was that he was playing, but it wasnt definite at all

  • bolthead612

    I heard he wasn’t going to play but, that was last week when he first got back to practice. I hope he does though! BOLT UP!!!

  • H55dbleu

    Well he better be ready bcuz there is so much pressure that going to be placed on him it’s crazy…… He is going to have his work cut out for Him….. Bolt up……

  • H55dbleu

    We need to clean up our offensive line…… The next draft I say they go after oline first them dbacks ……. Real talk….