All San Francisco 49ers draft talk is centered around which quarterback they should take. The QB conundrum has overshadowed many interesting non-quarterbacks. Every year there are plenty of impact players who go outside of the first round.
"Justin Fields, hey man, don't worry about what they're saying about you, brother," Rice said. "We know that you're a hard worker and you enjoy what you're doing on the football field. You inspire your teammates to be better.
Former 49ers defensive back Lynn Thomas has died, the team announced Wednesday. Thomas was 61. The 49ers made Thomas a fifth-round choice in 1981 out of the University of Pittsburgh. He was the last of four defensive backs the 49ers drafted that year, joining Ronnie Lott, Eric Wright and Carlton Williamson. Thomas spent two seasons [more]