49ers Wide Receiver Film Room Study

The San Francisco 49ers’ acquisition of Stevie Johnson gives them three very difficult wide receivers to cover. Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin and Johnson will give opposing defensive backs a lot of trouble. Johnson relies primarily on his footwork in routes more »

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San Francisco 49ers Q&A With Chris Borland

Considering that he is the reigning Big 10 Defensive Player of the Year, Chris Borland sure has dealt with a lot of critiques. Most relate to his “T-Rex arms” or the claim that at 5’11”, Borland is simply too short to play in the NFL. As Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle notes, of the 99 linebackers who have been picked more »

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San Francisco 49ers Q&A With Shayne Skov

After battling an onslaught of injuries, Shayne Skov tumbled all the way out of the NFL draft. Now, the former Stanford standout has signed with the San Francisco 49ers as a free agent, guaranteed just $10,000. It will be no easy task for the linebacker to land a spot on the 49ers talented roster, but the cerebral Skov is ready more »

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49ers 2014 NFL Draft Wrap Up

The San Francisco 49ers got better as a team in a variety of areas this weekend. The draft is over so now it’s time to do a 49ers 2014 NFL Draft wrap up. There were a few specific needs that had to be addressed. The 49ers needed to add depth to their wide receiver corps along with their cornerbacks. The more »

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San Francisco 49ers Select Jimmie Ward

The San Francisco 49ers knew that they had a need in the secondary. There was some talk that they would trade up to take a corner but at the end of the day, they stayed put and selected free safety Jimmie Ward from Northern Illinois. Ward is a rangy safety that was ranked pretty highly by various draft analysts. I more »

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2014 NFL Draft Positional Rankings Offense

We have officially entered NFL Draft week. The invited players will be heading to New York City tomorrow to enjoy some time in the Big Apple before they find out where they will start their professional career on Thursday. This draft is one of the deepest ones in a long time. We will take a look at the top five more »

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Day One 49ers Draft Prospects: Marqise Lee WR

The San Francisco 49ers hold the 30th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. There are many directions that they can go with this selection. We have taken a look at various players that can be considered day one 49ers draft prospects. The next one up is USC wide receiver Marqise Lee. Lee is the true definition of a playmaker. He more »

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