1. Aldon Smith Embracing Leadership Role on 49ers Defense

    Earlier this month, general manager Trent Baalke told reporters that Aldon Smith has “a great look in his eye” as he enters the final year of his rookie contract...

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  2. Baalke's History with Spurrier Leads 49ers Toward South Carolina Products

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  3. McShay Mock Draft Provides Early Record Projection for 49ers

    Todd McShay posted his first mock draft of 2016. The pick is of little value, but he was able to provide us with an early look at Football Outsiders win projections. We break it down...

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  4. Antoine Bethea Sees 'Good Competition' Coming for 49ers Cornerback Roles

    The San Francisco 49ers did not pick a cornerback among the franchise's 10 selections in the 2015 NFL Draft...

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  5. Talking Tartt: Ex-NFL Safety Discusses 49ers' Second-Round Pick

    At the University of Alabama, Sam Shade played with safety George Teague, a first-round pick in 1993 who had a nine-year NFL career...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers: Trent Baalke Versus Conventional Wisdom in the 2015 Draft

    It’s easy to criticize the San Francisco 49ers ’ 2015 draft class. Football Outsiders reports that draft graders gave them the second-worst grade this year, with only the Buffalo Bills being less well-received...

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  7. Predicting Roles for Each San Francisco 49ers Rookie

    With the 2015 NFL draft wrapped up, it saddens me to say we're headed toward the dull part of the football season. Before we dive into the tedious stories of voluntary camps and the like, let's take a moment to focus on this rookie class...

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  8. Envisioning San Francisco 49ers' Starting Lineup for 2015 Season

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ starting lineup just came into focus. Before the draft, it was impossible to guess what the starting lineup would look like in 2015...

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  9. Do 49ers Deserve Big Hand for Drafting Smelter?

    In what was considered another strong draft class of wide receivers, the 49ers again waited before addressing the position at which they are looking to replace three veteran players from a year ago...

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  10. Grading San Francisco 49ers' 2015 Offseason

    The San Francisco 49ers had an eventful offseason, highlighted by the departure of Jim Harbaugh and the signing of receiver Torrey Smith ...

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  11. 5 Things to Know about 49ers WR DeAndre Smelter

    For the third consecutive year, the San Francisco 49ers drafted a wide receiver in the fourth round of the NFL Draft...

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  12. How Jaquiski Tartt Pick Will Allow 49ers to Combat Inside Linebacker Shortage

    After the San Francisco 49ers lost inside linebackers Patrick Willis and Chris Borland to retirement in the offseason, most assumed general manager Trent Baalke would address the position in the draft...

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  13. San Francisco 49ers: Ranking the 10 Draft Picks in 2015

    It’s fair to say that, at this point, the San Francisco 49ers ’ 2015 draft class was not as well-received as the 2014 class...

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  14. Rugby Star Now a 49er Flummoxed by Football Playbook

    Because Santa Clara is about 7,500 miles away from Sydney, many of Jarryd Hayne's new 49ers teammates have posed some out-of-touch questions to the former Australian rugby-league player...

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  15. 5 Positions San Francisco 49ers Must Still Address Before 2015 Season

    For some reason, the San Francisco 49ers didn’t take one cornerback or inside linebacker in the draft. But they took a punter and two tight ends. Now they have two punters and eight tight ends...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 3 months ago 11,841 reads 67 comments

  16. Baalke 'Feels Comfortable' He'll Stay with SF Awhile

    SAN FRANCISCO -- General manager Trent Baalke has no problem making draft-day deals for the future because he figures to be around awhile, 49ers CEO Jed York said Wednesday.....

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  17. Ahmad Brooks Sued for Alleged Sexual Assault: Latest Details on Investigation

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks could be facing legal troubles, as he is being sued by a woman who is accusing him of sexual assault . Continue for updates...

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  18. TMZ: 49ers LB Ahmad Brooks Accused of Sexual Assault

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks has been accused of sexually assaulting a passed out woman at a then-teammate's home ... according to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ Sports...

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  19. Vernon Davis: 'We're Going to Be Successful'

    San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis has become the roster's elder statesman as the longest tenured position player...

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  20. In Explaining Picks, Guarded Baalke Offers Insight (yes, Insight)

    Before the draft, in their league-mandated meetings with the media, NFL general managers have zero to gain by offering insight into their draft philosophy, which explains why the ...

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  21. San Francisco 49ers: Analysis and Grades for Last 5 Draft Classes

    The 2015 NFL draft has just been concluded, and the San Francisco 49ers selected 10 players from the college ranks. These fresh new faces will compete for roster spots and playing time...

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  22. 5 San Francisco 49ers Veterans Now on Roster Bubble Following Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers drafted 10 players this year, and nine of them don’t fill an immediate need. Only fourth-round pick Mike Davis fills a hole in the roster...

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  23. Breaking Down 49ers' Roster After the 2015 NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers ' actions in the 2015 NFL draft are complete, and head coach Jim Tomsula's team has added a number of undrafted free agents (UDFAs) to get the roster close to 90 players...

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  24. 49ers Go Heavy on WRs with Undrafted FA Signings

    Think the 49ers are still looking for some help at wide receiver? Their nine undrafted free agent signings certinaly proved that, with more than half of those spots going to the position...

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  25. Patrick Willis Smothers Possibility of 49ers Return

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