Harbaugh names Akers the starting kicker

SANTA CLARA – After a two-week-long kicker competition, im Harbaugh named David Akers the starting kicker on Thursday. Here’s everything Harbaugh said. Q: Who’s going to be your kicker Saturday? HARBAUGH: David Akers. Q: Why is that? HARBAUGH: I feel like he gives us the best chance. Q: What did you see from him the last week of practices? HARBAUGH: Suffice it to say we feel confident in David giving…

January 10, 2013