Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee is reporting that Justin Smith has a partially-torn triceps which he suffered in the New England game. Barrows says Smith will need surgery after the season but is likely to play in this postseason, if he can tolerate the pain. Clearly, this is a serious injury. We’ve seen what the last six quarters have been like without Justin Smith on defense. Do you believe the Niners can flourish in the playoffs without Smith at full strength? To read Barrows’ story, please click here.