5:51 PM EDT, Mon April 19, 2021
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49ers host former Giants free agent RB Wayne Gallman on a visit

49ers host former Giants free agent RB Wayne Gallman on a visit

Photo by Jim McIsaac/ ESPN’s Field Yates reported the San Francisco 49ers are hosting free agent running back Wayne Gallman, who was drafted in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft out of Clemson. Gallman started ten games this past season for New York and averaged 4.6 yards per carry on 147 attempts with six touchdowns. Through the air, Gallman added 21 receptions for 114 yards. As a rookie, Gallman had his best season. While he didn’t rush for as many yards, Gallman had 193 yards receiving. His total points earned in ‘17 was 11 compared to five this past...
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Twitter reacts to Alex Smith’s retirement

Twitter reacts to Alex Smith’s retirement

Photo by Chris Trotman/ Former San Francisco 49ers No. 1 overall pick Alex Smith announced his retirement Monday morning after he completed an incredible comeback from a leg injury. Reports came out that Smith contemplated returning for a 17th season and reuniting with his former college head coach, Urban Meyer. Smith released this video on his Instagram: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Elizabeth Smith (@lizbsmith11) Smith said in his video: “To everyone out there, whether you’re a part of Niner Nation, the Chiefs...
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NFL insider guarantees that 49ers won’t pick Justin Fields

NFL insider guarantees that 49ers won’t pick Justin Fields

Photo by MediaNews Group/Bay Area News via Former NFL GM Michael Lombardi says San Francisco will either pick Mac Jones or Trey Lance. The 2021 NFL Draft is set to begin on April 29. The San Francisco 49ers hold the third overall selection, and it’s no secret that they will be taking a quarterback. The question on everyone's mind is which signal-caller it will be. We know it will likely be either Justin Fields, Mac Jones or Trey Lance. Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch will be at Lance’s second pro day on Monday and will get an up-close look at the North Dakota State...
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Former Ravens safety is set to visit the 49ers this week for a workout and a physical

Former Ravens safety is set to visit the 49ers this week for a workout and a physical

Photo by Justin K. Aller/ The 49ers could add more depth to their secondary this week ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler reported former Baltimore Ravens safety Tony Jefferson is set to visit the San Francisco 49ers this week for a workout and a physical. Jefferson hasn’t played in the NFL since he went down with a knee injury in Week 5 of 2019 but is expected to be fully recovered. Assuming Jefferson is at 100%, it’s tough to predict what he has left in the tank. Jefferson just turned 29 in January and was on his way to a strong season before going down in 2019. He had four...
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49ers, Falcons, Broncos, and Patriots will be on-hand at Trey Lance’s second pro day

49ers, Falcons, Broncos, and Patriots will be on-hand at Trey Lance’s second pro day

Photo by Sam Wasson/ All eyes will be on former North Dakota State’s QB Trey Lance Monday as he has his second pro day. The San Francisco 49ers will be well represented as they’ll have general manager John Lynch, head coach Kyle Shanahan, and QB coach Rich Scangarello in Fargo, North Dakota, to watch Lance. The Niners won’t be the only team on-hand watching Lance. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport said the Atlanta Falcons, who select No. 4, the Broncos, who pick No. 9, and the Patriots, who are outside of the top-10, will all be in attendance. Lance shouldn’t be...