Four-round 2021 NFL mock draft 2.0: 49ers pounce on Trey Lance at No. 3

Friday featured a MAJOR shakeup to the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft, with the 49ers moving from No. 12 to No. 3 in a deal with the Dolphins. Miami then turned around and immediately jumped from No. 12 up to No. 6 in an ensuing trade with Philadelphia. Is your head spinning yet? I'm here to help!

49ers agree to terms with Nate Gerry

The 49ers have agreed to terms with free agent linebacker Nate Gerry, John Clark of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports. Gerry will sign a one-year, $1.12 million deal, according to Mike Kaye of NJ.com. The Eagles made Gerry a fifth-round choice in 2017, and he played four seasons in Philadelphia. He...
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49ers, Dolphins, Eagles trades winners and losers: Zach Wilson a top 3 lock, bad news for Jimmy Garoppolo

Friday was an extremely busy day in the NFL, as two major trades centered around draft picks shook up the first round, team's plans for April and really the league at large. It all started when the Miami Dolphins sent the No. 3 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft to the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for the No. 12 overall pick, a third-round pick in 2022, a first-round pick in 2022 and a first-round pick in 2023. With the ink still drying on that transaction, the Dolphins then shipped the No. 12 overall pick, a 2022 first-round pick and their No. 123 overall pick this year to the Philadelphia Eagles to move up to No. 6 overall, and also acquired Philly's No. 156 overall pick in the deal.

San Francisco 49ers boldly trade up to take swing at finding a quarterback

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Throughout the four-plus years coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch have been in charge of the San Francisco 49ers, their quarterback plan has constantly evolved. In 2017, they didn't use the No. 2 overall pick to take one of that draft's top quarterbacks because...
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Report: 49ers Trade for No. 3 Draft Pick; Dolphins Get No. 12, 3rd, Future 1sts

The first blockbuster trade of the 2021 NFL draft season has come as the San Francisco 49ers reportedly acquired the No. 3 overall pick from the Miami Dolphins. Per ESPN's Adam Schefter, the 49ers will send the No. 12 selection, first- and third-round picks in 2022 and a first-rounder in 2023 to Miami.
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Report: S Tony Jefferson plans to meet with the 49ers in 2-3 weeks

Josina Anderson reported that free agent safety Tony Jefferson is currently scheduling visits. Anderson said that Jefferson plans to meet with the 49ers first in two to three weeks in an attempt to come back to the NFL. The 29-year-old safety didn’t play in the NFL during the 2020 regular-season....

Steve Young Says Draft Trade 'Resets the Clock' for Super Bowl Window

They say Super Bowl windows can close quicker than they open. The San Francisco 49ers were hopeful that wasn't the case following their abysmal follow up to their Super Bowl appearance just a year ago. The 49ers roster was filled top to bottom with young, capable talent to make a...

Report: Teams believe 49ers 'bluffing' about Jimmy G plans

Jimmy Garoppolo's future became a lot cloudier Friday, even as the 49ers said otherwise. The 49ers traded three first-round picks and a 2022 third-rounder to move up to No. 3 in the 2021 NFL Draft, ostensibly to draft a quarterback. The Niners insisted they had no plans to trade Garoppolo, their incumbent starting quarterback, but the rest of the NFL isn't buying it.

Report: 49ers agree to terms with FA WR Sanu, LB Gerry

The 49ers aren't done just yet in free agency, as the team agreed to terms with free-agent wide receiver Mohamed Sanu, his agent Mike McCartney reported Saturday. The 49ers also agreed to terms with former Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Nate Gerry on Saturday, NBC Sports Philadelphia's John Clark reported citing a league source.

49ers Re-sign CB K'Waun Williams

The San Francisco 49ers announced on Friday they have re-signed cornerback K'Waun Williams to a one-year deal. "As one of our first free agent signings when we came to San Francisco, K'Waun has impressed us in every way since joining our organization," said General Manager John Lynch. "Over the past four years, he has demonstrated exceptional toughness and a competitiveness that is felt throughout our building. We couldn't be happier to have The Shark continue his career with the Niners."
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Selecting Mac Jones Third Would be a Whiff by the 49ers

A quarterback will undoubtedly be selected third by the 49ers. Giving up essentially three first-round picks to move up to the No. 3 slot guarantees that. It is all just a matter of which quarterback will they end up selecting. Picking third would mean that the 49ers will have their...
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The 49ers Must Pay Fred Warner Now

What a crazy offseason it has been so far for the San Francisco 49ers. A few months ago, the 49ers had 27 unrestricted free agents with limited cap space. No one had any idea of how things were going to play out. But Those questions were all answered. The 49ers...

NFL's Mike Silver Believes 49ers are NFC Favorites in 2021

We're just a week into the new league year and national pundits have already begun casting their projections for the 2021 NFL season. While not all analysts are on the 49ers train, Mike Silver has already established himself as the conductor. With the talent (and coaching) the 49ers possess in-house, the NFL Network analyst foresees San Francisco making a drastic bounce back from their uninspiring 2020 campaign.
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Jeremiah explains why the unlikely pairing of Zach Wilson and the 49ers would be his dream match

1.4k shares Share this on Twitter Share this on Facebook Flip into Flipboard Share this on Reddit Share via Email. Quarterback Zach Wilson isn't expected to be available when the San Francisco 49ers are on the clock with the No. 3 overall pick next month. The BYU product is expected to go No. 2 overall to the New York Jets. However, nothing — other than maybe Trevor Lawrence going No. 1 overall to the Jacksonville Jaguars — is certain when it comes to the NFL Draft.