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Two 49ers stars in top-3 of Bucky Brooks’ 2019 draft ranking
NFL Media analyst Bucky Brooks went back a few years and created a list of the top 15 players from the loaded 2019 NFL Draft class. The San Francisco 49ers were well represented. Brooks states that he is “blown away” by the talent and depth of that group of players.
“This group features a collection of pass rushers, pass catchers, and playmakers who have made their mark on the league in swift fashion,” Brooks wrote.
Pass rushers, pass catchers, and playmakers—San Francisco found players that fall into each category. Sitting at No. 2 on his list, right behind Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray, is 49ers defensive end
Emmanuel Acho on 49ers QB Trey Lance: “He just ain’t it”
There have been a lot of Trey Lance skeptics and naysayers this offseason. Last week, the 22-year-old San Francisco 49ers quarterback told reporters that he isn’t concerned with the offseason noise. Instead, he’s used this time to allow his thumb to heal, and he’s focused on improving.
Count Emmanuel Acho of FOX Sports among Lance’s skeptics. Neither he nor his Speak For Yourself co-host, Marcellus Wiley, are confident in the former No. 3 overall pick, who is expected to be the 49ers’ starter come Week 1.
Acho and Wiley went through the quarterbacks entering year two and shared their confidence levels for each on a scale from zero to
Daniel Jeremiah on Trey Lance, 49ers’ future: “He can take that group to another level”
There is no doubt that Trey Lance is a big question mark on the San Francisco 49ers roster for the upcoming season. We’ve only seen two starts from last year’s No. 3 overall pick and just 71 pass attempts. Still, even if there are growing pains in his second NFL season, there is enough talent around the 22-year-old quarterback to win.
NFL Media analysts Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks recently held a fantasy draft. It didn’t involve players, though—at least, not individually. The two alternated selecting the teams that they feel are most likely to win the most Super Bowls over the next five years.
Brooks selected the defending Super Bowl champion Los Angeles Rams with the No. 1 overall pick. Jeremiah followed that up by choosing the Los Angeles Chargers at
Mike Singletary, Harry Carson endorse 49ers’ Roger Craig for Hall of Fame
Say this with me—Roger Craig belongs in the Pro Football Hall of Fame! This has been written, spoken, and shouted from rooftops. It has been uttered by fans, media members, broadcasters, and teammates, including some legendary players with the San Francisco 49ers.
Recently, I wrote a story that made the case for Roger Craig to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The case for Craig included compelling facts compiled by Larry Krueger, formerly of