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49ers 2013 Draft Options: RB/FB

49ers 2013 Draft Options: RB/FB

49ersgab.com Updated Apr 12, 2013
By Justin Bradford The 49ers don’t have many immediate needs to fill from the 2013 draft later this month. Today we’ll focus on running backs. Since the 49ers have two fullbacks, and Anthony Dixon has filled in as an additional option, the 49ers will
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  • Anthony Davis extension shows 49ers are committed to their youn…

    Anthony Davis extension shows 49ers are committed to their young core

    49ersgab.com Apr 12, 2013
    The San Francisco 49ers have given right tackle Anthony Davis a 6 year extension worth over 37 million dollars that will keep him with the 49ers through 2019. The deal includes 17 million in guaranteed money. Davis, the 11th pick in the 2010 draft, has …
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  • Considering Cards' options with McShay

    Considering Cards' options with McShay

    ESPN.com Apr 12, 2013
    The San Francisco 49ers eagerly upgraded at right guard last offseason. They were happy to move the untested Alex Boone into the lineup while watching 2011 starters Adam Snyder and Chilo Rachal leave in free agency. 2013 Arizona Cardinals The fact that …
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  • PFT on NBC Sports Network: Falcons, 49ers, Ravens draft needs

    PFT on NBC Sports Network: Falcons, 49ers, Ravens draft needs

    profootballtalk.com Apr 12, 2013
    We’ve reached the end of another week and Pro Football Talk on the NBC Sports Network has reached the end of this year’s look at the draft needs for every NFL club. Three of the last four teams standing at the end of last season are up for discussion
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  • Shrugs, not hugs for these QB additions

    Shrugs, not hugs for these QB additions

    ESPN.com Apr 12, 2013
    The Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers made underwhelming quarterback acquisitions recently. Brady Quinn to Seattle? Colt McCoy to San Francisco? Neither player's addition drew nearly as much scrutiny as quarterback-related moves would have comman…
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  • Video - San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner says defense will 'show up' in 2013 04:29

    San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner says defense will 'show up' in 2013

    Apr 12
    San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner joins the "NFL Total Access" crew to discuss how the team is rebounding from its loss in Super Bowl XLVII and how the defense plans to "show up" in 2013.

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