This year’s NFL draft could go down as one of the deepest ever for defensive tackles.
From Daquan Jones, to Will Sutton and Louis Nix, the class of 2014 is loaded with big-bodied, agile space eaters who can clog running lanes, shed blocks and command double teams. Many of whom could be classified as pass rushers — a unicorn-like distinction.
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San Francisco has had a rough go of it this year in the injury department.
Defensive tackle Ian Williams broke his ankle in the 49ers’ week two loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Defensive end Aldon Smith is out indefinitely after entering rehab for alcohol abuse following a second DUI arrest and has pending gun charges.
Ray McDonald has a banged up bicep and has missed practice...
The San Francisco 49ers have officially made the call for their 53rd roster spot. The team announced they activated rookie defensive tackle Quinton Dial from the Reserve/Non-Football Injury list. Dial underwent surgery on a turf toe injury shortly after the end of his college career, and was placed on the NFI list at the start of training camp. He […]
Injuries to the 49ers' defensive front have taken its toll over the last few weeks, which could expedite the arrivals of Tank Carradine and Quinton Dial. The two rookies participated in their first practices this week and have gotten good reviews from Jim Harbaugh and their teammates.
According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, the 49ers expect wide receiver Mario Manningham to start practicing this week after spending the first six weeks of the season on the PUP list after tearing his ACL last season. Mario Manningham, the 49ers’ second-leading wide receiver last season, will likely begin practicing after sustaining torn knee ligaments Dec. 23 against the...
The 49ers have dealt with a number of injuries in the season's first six weeks. Tuesday, the team expects four players to begin practicing that can provide reinforcements. But in order to make the roster, other players will have to be released. Inside we take a look at the pending additions of Quinton Dial, Tank Carradine, Mario Manningham and Eric Wright.
We’ll have updates posted here throughout the day.
49ers sign fourth-round pick DE Quinton Dial to a four-year contract. (Matt Barrows)
Jets sign fourth-round pick OT Oday Aboushi to a four-year contract.
Jets sign fifth-round pick G William Campbell to a four-year contract. (Rich Cimini)
Lions sign first-round pick DE Ziggy Ansah to a four-year...