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49ers | Carlos Hyde could be a surprise cut?

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 21:39:03 -0700

San Francisco 49ers RB Carlos Hyde could be a surprise cut before the start of the regular season, according to Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com.

Fantasy Tip: While this would be a questionable move considering Hyde's talents, it's not too far-fetched with a new head coach and general manager in town, especially since the latter pairing made it a priority to draft rookie running back Joe Williams. They also brought in Tim Hightower, so cutting Hyde is definitely a possibility. Owners need to wait and see how this plays out in training camp.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Gregg Rosenthal


49ers | Marquise Goodwin poised for breakout?

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 19:53:43 -0700

San Francisco 49ers WR Marquise Goodwin is more than just a deep threat, according to WR Jeremy Kerley. "Working with him for the last two or three months, he's an all-around receiver and he knows what he's doing," Kerley said.

Fantasy Tip: Goodwin figures to open the year as the No. 2 receiver in San Francisco. His big-play speed and the promise of ample playing time make him worth a flier as a WR5.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Jeremy Bergman


49ers | Joe Williams pushing for playing time

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:44:13 -0700

San Francisco 49ers RB Joe Williams has "put himself into a position to compete for a significant role" heading into training camp, according to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com.

Fantasy Tip: Williams was handpicked by head coach Kyle Shanahan, so it wouldn't be a surprise to see him pass Carlos Hyde on the depth chart or at least split carries. Williams could be a steal as a second-round pick in rookie drafts, and he has enough upside to grab as a RB4 in redraft leagues.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: CSNBayArea.com - Matt Maiocco


49ers | Bruce Ellington has something to prove

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:36:34 -0700

San Francisco 49ers WR Bruce Ellington must stay healthy and prove himself to the new coaching staff in order to earn a role in the offense, according to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: CSNBayArea.com - Matt Maiocco


49ers | Marquise Goodwin in line to start

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:26:19 -0700

San Francisco 49ers WR Marquise Goodwin is expected to be the No. 2 receiver this season, according to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com.

Fantasy Tip: Goodwin has speed to burn, and a starting role should give him plenty of chances to make big plays. Consistency will be an issue, but he is worth a look as a WR5.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: CSNBayArea.com - Matt Maiocco


49ers | Carlos Hyde must earning starting job

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:32:14 -0700

San Francisco 49ers RB Carlos Hyde will need to earn his starting job over rookie RB Joe Williams, according to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com. Maiocco envisions a committee approach with RB Tim Hightower also being involved.

Fantasy Tip: Williams does have some upside heading into his first year, but Hyde will start as long as he is in good health. Committees obviously hurt fantasy value, but Hyde remains a low-end RB1 to high-end RB2 candidate.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: CSNBayArea.com - Matt Maiocco


49ers | Brian Hoyer leading players' camp

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:24:31 -0700

San Francisco 49ers QB Brian Hoyer is heading what is dubbed "Camp Hoyer" prior to the start of training camp. At least 10 quarterbacks, wide receivers, tight ends and running backs attended workouts Monday, July 10, and Tuesday, July 11.

Fantasy Tip: Leadership shouldn't be a surprise from the veteran quarterback. It's a good sign that he and the offensive players are coming together, though, especially under a new regime. Unfortunately, Hoyer's leadership doesn't translate to fantasy football success. He's a bye-week replacement at best.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: CSNBayArea.com - Matt Maiocco


49ers | Aldrick Robinson should have role

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 15:09:02 -0700

San Francisco 49ers WR Aldrick Robinson has a chance to be a situational player with the ability to start if another receiver suffers an injury, in the opinion of 49ers.com's Joe Fann. Head coach Kyle Shanahan has worked with Robinson over the last few seasons.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: 49ers.com - Joe Fann


49ers | Solomon Thomas should have early role

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 15:08:28 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DT Solomon Thomas is expected to be part of the defensive line rotation this season and likely will be an inside pass rusher.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: 49ers.com - Joe Fann


49ers | Josh Robinson not signing with 49ers

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 14:52:43 -0700

Free-agent RB Josh Robinson (Colts) is not signing with the San Francisco 49ers, contrary to previous reports.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: NBC Sports Bay Area - Matt Maiocco


49ers | George Kittle has impressed

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 12:21:26 -0700

San Francisco 49ers TE George Kittle has made a good impression in his first offseason. General manager John Lynch said Kittle has flashed, catching the ball well and showing off his athleticism. "George gives us something we don't have as a playmaker down in the red zone," Lynch added. "He's exceeded our expectations."

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: 49ers.com - Joe Fann


49ers | Dontae Johnson could start in 2017

Sat, 01 Jul 2017 11:06:41 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Dontae Johnson is expected to compete with CB Keith Reaser for one of the starting cornerback jobs during training camp.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: 49ers.com - Joe Fann


49ers | Carlos Hyde a bad fit?

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 21:15:48 -0700

San Francisco 49ers RB Carlos Hyde averaged 2.5 yards per carry last season on runs designed to go outside the tackles, and Grant Cohn of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat believes Hyde is a bad fit for an offense run by head coach Kyle Shanahan, who calls more runs outside the tackles than any other coach in the league.

Fantasy Tip: Whether Hyde can be productive in Shanahan's offense remains to be seen, but he should have the first crack at leading the backfield and can be drafted as a RB2.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Grant Cohn


49ers | George Kittle impressive during spring

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:29:02 -0700

San Francisco 49ers TE George Kittle was "one of the standouts of minicamp" and has "shown flashes of being a quality find" in the draft, according to 49ers.com's Joe Fann.

Fantasy Tip: Kittle saw first-team reps during minicamp and his roster spot is probably the safest among San Francisco tight ends. Given his proficiency as a blocker and receiver, it wouldn't be surprising if the rookie earned a starting job early in the season if not before. While Kittle is unlikely to have much impact in redraft leagues this year, he is a solid dynasty prospect.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: 49ers.com - Joe Fann


49ers | Ahmad Brooks moves to strong-side LB

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:04:20 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Ahmad Brooks has been shifted to strong-side linebacker in their new defensive scheme.

Comment () | Share: Tweet! Share on Facebook | Source: Sacramento Bee - Matt Barrows


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Armstead Arik DL
Armstrong Ray Ray LB
Barkley Matt QB
Barnes Tim C
Beadles Zane OG
Beathard C.J. QB
Bell Blake TE
Bibbs Kapri RB
Blair Ronald DE
Bolden Victor WR
Bourne Kendrick WR
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Breida Matt RB
Brooks Ahmad LB
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Brown Trenton OG
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Butrym Patrick DL
Campbell DiAndre WR
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Carter DeAndre WR
Celek Garrett TE
Childers Jamie TE
Cofield DaJuan RB
Colbert Adrian S
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Davis Chris CB
Davis Will CB
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Dial Quinton DL
Divens Lamar DL
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Ellington Bruce WR
Fanaika Jay DL
Flynn J.P. OL
Foster Reuben LB
Franklin Zach DB
Fusco Brandon OG
Garcon Pierre WR
Garnett Josh OG
Gilbert Jimmie LB
Gilliam Garry OT
Gonzalez David OG
Goodwin Marquise WR
Gould Robbie PK
Grant Bakari WR
Harold Eli LB
Highsmith A.J. DB
Hightower Tim RB
Hikutini Cole TE
Hoyer Brian QB
Hyde Carlos RB
Iworah Prince Charles CB
James Chanceller S
Jerome Lorenzo S
Johnson BJ WR
Johnson Dontae CB
Johnson Ian RB
Jones Chris Z. DL
Jones D.J. DT
Jones Don S
Jurovich Kevin WR
Juszczyk Kyle FB
Kerley Jeremy WR
Kilgore Daniel C
Kittle George TE
Lauderdale Andrew OL
Levy Richard OL
Long Scott WR
Lynch Aaron LB
Magnuson Erik OL
McCloskey Tyler FB
McDonald Vance TE
Mitchell Earl DL
Mostert Raheem RB
Mullens Nick QB
Nelson Kyle LS
Netter Al OG
Newsom Donavin LB
Nwachukwu Noble DE
Oghobaase Vince DL
Paulsen Logan TE
Philipp Michael OL
Pinion Bradley P
Price Norman OL
Reaser Keith CB
Redmond Will CB
Reid Eric FS
Robinson Aldrick WR
Robinson Rashard CB
Rose Nick PK
Sampson DeMarco WR
Sebetic Kyle S
Smelter DeAndre WR
Smith Malcolm LB
Staley Joe OT
Stenavich Adam OT
Stoudamire Patrick CB
Sunseri Vinnie S
Tanner Phillip RB
Tartt Jaquiski SS
Taumoepenu Pita LB
Taylor Trent WR
Theus John OT
Thomas Solomon DE
Van Dyk Mitchell OT
Ward Jimmie SS
Watson Dekoda LB
Williams Ian DL
Williams Joe RB
Williams K'Waun DB
Williams Jr. Darrell OT
Witherspoon Ahkello CB
Zuttah Jeremy C

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Azzinaro Jerry AC
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Bible Dana TO
Bicknell Bob AC
Boldin D.J. AC
Bullocks Daniel AC
Carlisle Duane AC
Carthon Ran TO
Clay Michael AC
Cumby Quentus TO
Davis Reggie A. AC
Embree Jon AC
Embree Taylor AC
Hafley Jeff AC
Haralson Parys TO
Hightower Richard AC
Holland Johnny AC
Kray Nick AC
Kwan Stan AC
LaFleur Mike AC
Leavitt Jim AC
Lombardi Mick AC
Lynch John GM
Mayhew Martin TO
McCartney T.C. AC
McDaniel Mike AC
Nathan Tony AC
Nickerson Hardy AC
Nixon Jeff AC
O'Neil Jim DC
Parker Johnny AC
Peters Adam TO
Ryans DeMeco AC
Saleh Robert DC
Scangarello Rich AC
Schottenheimer Kurt AC
Seely Brad AC
Shanahan Kyle HC
Tarver Jason AC
Tolbert Kevin AC
Tollner Ted AC
Turner Bobby AC
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Wright Ray AC
York Jed TO
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