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John Lynch: ‘Trent Taylor is exactly what we thought he’d be.’

John Lynch: ‘Trent Taylor is exactly what we thought he’d be.’

The 49ers GM talked about the team’s wide receiver position, and he is excited about some of the recent additions. The San Francisco 49ers overhauled their wide receiver position this offseason, adding a host of veterans and rookies to the mix. The team signed Pierre Garçon, Marquise Goodwin, and Aldrick Robinson, to go along with a contract extension for Jeremy Kerley. They then added Trent Taylor in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Taylor is not a big guy, standing 5’8, 181 pounds, but he has great hands and gets high marks for his toughness. It’s not surprising that a small,...
Niners Nation 10 hours ago
Golden Nuggets: Is 49ers’ Rashard Robinson the real deal?

Golden Nuggets: Is 49ers’ Rashard Robinson the real deal?

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet. In a recent interview, John Lynch talked about the San Francisco 49ers he’s most excited about and I think it’s an interesting list. Notably, he had some great things to say about Rashard Robinson, calling him a “No. 1 cornerback.” At this point, it looks like Robinson will win one of the starting spots at outside cornerback, but is that because he’s so good or because the 49ers have a talent vacuum at the position? I still have some film study to do...

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Who is John Lynch most excited to see in 49ers training camp?

Who is John Lynch most excited to see in 49ers training camp?

Lynch mentioned several rookies and a couple veterans when asked about whom he liked in OTAs.
Former 49ers launch Golden Heart race to help ailing ex-temmates

Former 49ers launch Golden Heart race to help ailing ex-temmates

Proceeds from the event will provide 'support and relief in time of physical, mental and financial crisis' to former 49ers in need
Sacramento Bee Jun 26, 2017

What will 49ers’ d-line look like? Falcons provide template

What do the 49ers expect from Elvis Dumervil this season? The template is Dwight Freeney, whom the Falcons signed in August of last year when they were desperate to boost …
FOX Sports Jun 25, 2017
San Francisco 49ers: Solomon Thomas' adjustment key for DeForest Buckner

San Francisco 49ers: Solomon Thomas' adjustment key for DeForest Buckner

Solomon Thomas missed San Francisco 49ers OTAs and minicamp, and how quickly he can catch up will be key for DeForest Buckner.When the San Francisco 49ers begin training camp next month, their top pick, Solomon Thomas, will be behind the eight-ball, which is potentially bad news for one of his tea...
Sacramento Bee Jun 23, 2017

She won Olympic gold, he 49ers Super Bowls. At Sac State, Carter family glory aligns.

Michelle Carter, the reigning Olympic gold medalist in shot put, is scheduled to compete Saturday in the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships at Sacramento State. She will be accompanied …

Mike Shanahan is always at 49ers practices — good thing or not?

The head coach’s father stands below the goal posts in the end zone and watches the 49ers practice from a distance. There he is almost every day when the 49ers run drills. He wears a blue polo shirt, khaki shorts and black sandals. He doesn’t talk to anyone or take notes. He stands by himself, stoic, arms folded across his chest as he studies the players and the assistant coaches...
Sacramento Bee Jun 22, 2017

49ers Q&A: Beathard over Hoyer? Smelter’s chances?

@Rlebel81 Any chance C.J. Beathard starts the season beating out Brian Hoyer? What do they have to loose? A top 5 shot at a franchise QB next year? ANS: There's …
FOX Sports Jun 21, 2017
San Francisco 49ers: Who will win the tight end battle?

San Francisco 49ers: Who will win the tight end battle?

This offseason, San Francisco 49ers fans will have veteran and rookie tight ends battling out to see who will get the most snaps come game day.The San Francisco 49ers have a position battle on their hands. As the team ended minicamp, they entered a month-long break before they enter the ever impor...
49ers give makeover to Morgan Autism Center’s new home

49ers give makeover to Morgan Autism Center’s new home

Former 49ers player Lee Woodall traveled from Philadelphia to help the 49ers Foundation and Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley upgrade the outdoor space at the Morgan Autism Center's new San Jose home.
Sacramento Bee Jun 21, 2017

49ers have six NFL-caliber tight ends; they could keep three or four

Kyle Shanahan is pleased with his tight ends. In fact, the 49ers coach said last week that all six are capable of making an NFL roster. “Yeah, we have some …

Five 49ers perched at make-or-break for their careers

For some players, training camp is a nuisance they have to endure without getting hurt. For other players, it’s the last chance to fight for a job. This is about the “other” players fighting for a job. These are the five 49ers with the most to lose during training camp. 1. CARLOS HYDE Hyde will be a free agent after next season, and the 49ers probably won’t re-sign him next...
Sacramento Bee Jun 20, 2017

Fake news! Shanahan honing 49ers’ play-action game

Maybe you've heard a game-day announcer fawn over the way Peyton Manning sold a play-action fake or marvel at how Matt Ryan tricked the entire defense into thinking -- incorrectly …
FOX Sports Jun 20, 2017
San Francisco 49ers: Linebackers showing early promise in coverage

San Francisco 49ers: Linebackers showing early promise in coverage

There are doubts over NaVorro Bowman and Malcolm Smiths play in coverage, but both have impressed for the San Francisco 49ers in OTAs and minicamp.The San Francisco 49ers front seven has the talent to become one of the better units in the league, but there are legitimate concerns over ...

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