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49ers Draft Profile: Carter Bykowski
With the first of two compensatory picks in the seventh round , the 49ers selected OT Carter Bykowski out of Iowa State.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Press Democrat
49ers rookie mini-camp: Day 2 - B.J. Daniels plays like Russell Wilson
Before I get into the good and not-so-good of the second day of the 49ers' rookie mini-camp, I want to share that I noticed three players playing two positions today - Eric Reid played free safety and strong safety, Al Netter played right guard and center and Andre Davis, Anthony Davis' older brother, played right tackle and tight end.
Fri May 10, 2013
Tank Carradine Will Make the San Francisco 49ers Defense Better in 2013
After having traded down to the 40th pick from the 34th pick in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft , the San Francisco 49ers selected Cornellious "Tank" Carradine .
Vertical jump: Lawrence Okoye
The 49ers' rookies arrived Thursday in advance of their three-day minicamp and the most intriguing of the arrivals wasn't one of their 11 draft picks.
Thu May 09, 2013
Packers Paying a High Insurance Premium for Aaron Rodgers
Aaron Rodgers likes to hang on to the ball longer than any elite QB in the league.
49ers Veterans Who Have Been Put on Notice This Offseason
With rookie mini-camps right around the corner, its time we start looking ahead to training camp and the eventual battles that await.
Colt McCoy Embracing Backup Role for the San Francisco 49ers
After being traded from the Cleveland Browns to the San Francisco 49ers in the offseason, backup quarterback Colt McCoy has embraced his new role in the city by the bay.
NBC Bay Area
Haralson's Healthy Again But Will Have to Fight for a Job
Linebacker Parys Haralson missed all of 2012 with a torn triceps. From 2007 through the 2011 season, Haralson was a starter and played in every regular-season game but one, compiled 21½ sacks and in three seasons registered more than 40 tackles.
Wed May 08, 2013
Is Tank Carradine the Heir Apparent to Justin Smith in San Francisco?
In 2012, the San Francisco 49ers had six starting defensive players receive Pro Bowl honors, which was a league-high. It is one of the most skilled units in the NFL , stacked from top to bottom, yet that is where the team's draft focus was.
Turf Show Times
NFL: NFC West Defensive Line Rankings
Less than a year ago, the NFC West was considered a joke by the rest of the NFL.
Rock M Nation
Mizzou's Greatest, #94: Justin Smith
He has gone on to be an NFL All Pro, Pro Bowler and NFC champion. He is a many of few words but staggering results.
Clearing up one aspect of the A.J. Jenkins narrative
A.J. Jenkins struggled with conditioning entering rookie minicamp in 2012, but let's not blow up the situation quite so quickly.
Tue May 07, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
49ers Blog: Iupati had offseason surgery, likely to miss some OTAs
Add Mike Iupati to the list of 49ers who had surgery this offseason. The team's All-Pro and Pro-Bowl left guard had a procedure on his shoulder and is unlikely to take part in the team's upcoming OTA sessions, according to a source with knowledge of the injury.
Mon May 06, 2013
Analyzing the Best Contracts in Today's NFL
With all that in mind, which guys are playing under the best contracts today? Not necessarily the most team-friendly or player-friendly deals.
NFC West Power Rankings: Best Of The Best Linebacker Corps
Oct 7, 2012; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers linebackers NaVorro Bowman and Patrick Willis react after a tackle in the first quarter against the Buffalo Bills at Candlestick Park.
Sat May 04, 2013
Why Dion Jordan Will Re-Write Record Books in 2013
Dion Jordan has a great opportunity to re-write the record books as a rookie in 2013.
Thu May 02, 2013
Football University: 49ers base defensive front
Most of us have at least heard the terms "3-4", "4-3", maybe even "Nickel" at one point or another.
Wed May 01, 2013
49ers draft picks 2013: A Closer Look at Tank Carradine
The 49ers made Tank Carradine the 40th overall pick in last weekend's draft, and with that selection the 49ers got an absolute steal.
NBC Bay Area
Niners Hope Lemonier Can Flourish Like Aldon Smith
Auburn's Corey Lemonier will be an outside linebacker in San Francisco. Auburn's Corey Lemonier was listed as both a defensive end and outside linebacker going into last week's NFL draft, so when the 49ers moved up to select him in the third round, some fans were a bit confused about his future.
San Francisco 49ers: 4 Key Prospects the Team Passed over in the 2013 NFL Draft
Identifying faults in how the San Francisco 49ers conducted their 2013 NFL draft board was not something that even the omniscient Mel Kiper Jr .