Innovative methods via the transaction wire are something the San Francisco 49ers have become known for under the new regime of coach Jim Harbaugh and general manager Trent Baalke. This is also an aggressive approach that has translated to the NFL draft, as their capital and lack of roster space has led to a lot of wheeling and dealing.
The 49ers are not afraid to make moves for the betterment of the club.
And with a league-high 11 draft picks, it is realistic to expect some serious movement this year. It makes San Francisco a very exciting team during the forthcoming three-day draft period. In the following slides, we will present five creative options the 49ers may pursue—ones that will position the team to make the best possible selections and enhance the roster.