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profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 10, 2013
How much interest has West Virginia receiver Tavon Austin generated among NFL teams? So much that he has had to decline some invitations for pre-draft visits. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Austin has visited or will visit the Rams, Benga…Share Tweet
Report: Niners closing in on naming-rights dealprofootballtalk.com Apr 10, 2013In Southern California, a stadium that has yet to get the green light to be built has a naming-rights deal. In Northern California, the opposite is true. That could be changing, soon. According to Andy Dolich of CSNBayArea.com, the 49ers new stadium in …Share Tweet
Safety Smith says he’s joined Raidersinsidebayarea.com Apr 10, 2013Reggie Smith, a former third-round draft pick of the 49ers who signed with Carolina last season but did not make it out of trianing camp, indicatd on his Twitter account he’s a Raider. An instagram photo shows him reading pages from a binder with RaiderShare Tweet
Davis deal has millions tied to weight limitsprofootballtalk.com Apr 10, 2013Last week, 49ers right tackle Anthony Davis signed a five-year, $37.295 million extension. Moving forward, he could lose some of that money each year, if he fails to keep his body weight at an appropriate level. According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.c…Share TweetCNNSI.com Apr 10, 2013Change is in the air. No, not spring. Don Banks' latest first-round projection sees a big shake-up at No. 1, a pair of trades and a big splash by -- yup, you guessed it -- the Jets.Share Tweet
Joe Staley on San Francisco 49ers-Seattle Seahawks rivalryApr 10San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Joe Staley discusses the rivalry with the Seattle Seahawks, plus where he thinks fellow Central Michigan lineman Eric Fisher might land in the NFL draft.
"NFL AM" dance partyApr 10"Dancing with the Stars" dancer Karina Smirnoff gives 49ers offensive tackle Joe Staley and "NFL AM" hosts Nicole Zaloumis and Mark Kriegel dance lessons.
Man 2 Man: Staley breaks down 49ers' offenseApr 10Eric Davis goes "Man 2 Man" with left tackle Joe Staley to analyze the blocking schemes that enables the San Francisco 49ers' offense.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 5.0Apr 10With only 15 days remaining until the pick-fest starts, change is in the air for the 2013 NFL Draft. Or at least my 5.0 mock draft. For starters, we're flopping the draft's two elite offensive tackles this time around, going with the rising Eric Fisher …