1. Analyzing San Francisco 49ers 5 Deepest Roster Spots

    The San Francisco 49ers head toward the 2015 season and are fortunate enough to have bolstered a number of critical positions via free agency and the NFL draft...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 3 months ago 8,609 reads 32 comments

  2. Breaking Down San Francisco 49ers' Best Replacement Options for Justin Smith

    San Francisco 49ers ' longtime defensive end Justin Smith is gone. The 35-year-old veteran announced his retirement from the NFL via a team statement last Monday. Smith's decision isn't exactly a shock...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 11,935 reads 14 comments

  3. Assessing SS Jaquiski Tartt's 2015 Role with the 49ers

    On paper, the San Francisco 49ers did not need to add a safety in the 2015 NFL draft. But San Francisco did so anyway—drafting former Samford safety Jaquiski Tartt with its second-round pick...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 12,786 reads 36 comments

  4. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Each San Francisco 49ers Rookie

    The days and weeks following the NFL draft provide plenty of excitement and anticipation for rookie players joining pro teams for the first time...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 17,794 reads 25 comments

  5. 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...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 14,302 reads 27 comments

  6. An in-Depth Look at 49ers' Most Intriguing Selection, OLB Eli Harold

    The San Francisco 49ers focused on defense over the first three rounds of the 2015 NFL draft. While the 49ers' first two picks—defensive end Arik Armstead ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 12,672 reads 42 comments

  7. 49ers 2015 Draft: Aggregating Report Card Grades from Around the Web

    All the picks are in from the 2015 NFL draft, and analysts from around the media are summing up their assessments on how each team performed over three days in Chicago...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 21,803 reads 118 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers: Complete 2015 NFL Draft Wrap-Up and Analysis

    The 2015 NFL draft is now complete, and the San Francisco 49ers were able to land 10 prospects in Rounds 1 through 7. General manager Trent Baalke was able to reinforce a number of needs that the 49ers carried into the draft...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 18,777 reads 99 comments

  9. TE Rory Anderson to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers ' final pick in the 2015 NFL draft brought in the team's second tight end prospect: South Carolina 's Rory Anderson...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 8,758 reads 10 comments

  10. OG Trenton Brown to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers continued to use their late-round 2015 NFL draft picks to reinforce the depth along their offensive line...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 5,707 reads 6 comments

  11. Ian Silberman to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    With the 2015 NFL draft winding down, the San Francisco 49ers elected to grab offensive tackle Ian Silberman out of Boston College in the sixth round...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 9,744 reads 6 comments

  12. Bradley Pinion to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The 49ers traded down in Round 5 of the 2015 NFL draft and selected punter Bradley Pinion out of Clemson. He is quite a reach for San Francisco in the fifth round and was the first specialist taken in the draft, per Christian Gin of Examiner...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 8,984 reads 68 comments

  13. WR DeAndre Smelter to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    General manager Trent Baalke accomplished two things during the late stages of Round 4 of the 2015 NFL draft. He drafted the team's first wide receiver and also selected the first player of the All-ACL team...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 13,107 reads 35 comments

  14. RB Mike Davis to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The running back position was not a large-scale need for the San Francisco 49ers in the 2015 NFL draft. But general manager Trent Baalke elected to pick up South Carolina running back Mike Davis in Round 4...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 10,136 reads 11 comments

  15. TE Blake Bell to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers finally shifted their focus to offense at the start of Round 4 of the 2015 NFL draft by selecting tight end Blake Bell out of Oklahoma...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 10,973 reads 38 comments

  16. San Francisco 49ers Mock Draft: Updated Day 3 Predictions

    Day 2 of the 2015 NFL draft is complete, and the San Francisco 49ers have added two more prospects after grabbing defensive end Arik Armstead in Round 1. San Francisco still has seven picks remaining...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 14,443 reads 49 comments

  17. DE Eli Harold to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers continued to reinforce their defense by selecting Virginia defensive end Eli Harold in Round 3 of the 2015 NFL draft. Harold is a bona fide pass-rushing threat...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 14,680 reads 81 comments

  18. SS Jaquiski Tartt to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers used their second pick in the 2015 NFL draft to continue solidifying their defense by picking up Samford safety Jaquiski Tartt with the No. 46 overall pick...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 10,786 reads 55 comments

  19. San Francisco 49ers Mock Draft: Updated Day 2 Predictions

    Day 1 of the 2015 NFL draft is in the books, and as has been seen before, general manager Trent Baalke had the San Francisco 49ers on the move. But instead of trading up—as he had in 2013— Baalke traded down two spots from No...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 19,109 reads 53 comments

  20. DE Arik Armstead to 49ers: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The San Francisco 49ers landed their first pick in the 2015 NFL draft—selecting Oregon defensive end Arik Armstead with the No. 17 pick. General manager Trent Baalke traded down two spots—San Francisco initially had pick No...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 13,055 reads 77 comments

  21. San Francisco 49ers Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades

    General manager Trent Baalke and the San Francisco 49ers were looking to strike gold in the 2015 NFL draft. The draft kicked off on Thursday, April 30 at 8:00 p.m...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 37,197 reads 171 comments

  22. San Francisco 49ers Mock Draft: Final 7-Round Predictions

    Fans of the San Francisco 49ers are now counting down the hours, not days, leading up to the 2015 NFL draft. Round 1 kicks off on Thursday, April 30 at 8:00 p.m...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 19,850 reads 95 comments

  23. San Francisco 49ers NFL Draft Big Board: Position-by-Position Rankings

    Unlike the previous two seasons, the San Francisco 49ers are entering the 2015 NFL draft with more than just a handful of needs...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 8,572 reads 31 comments

  24. Why WR Quinton Patton Could Emerge as 49ers' Secret Weapon in 2015

    A headline at some point in the upcoming 2015 NFL regular season could read something like this—"Wide receiver Quinton Patton continues to deliver clutch performances for the San Francisco 49ers...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 21,873 reads 47 comments

  25. Realistic Draft Trade Possibilities for the San Francisco 49ers

    San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke is not afraid to pull the trigger on draft-day trades. In 2013, Baalke moved up to the No. 18 slot to select LSU safety Eric Reid...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 15,126 reads 50 comments