The 5 most interesting storylines from 49ers offseason program

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The 49ers concluded their Offseason program this week with two minicamp practices and a strength and conditioning session Thursday before a six-week break. Here are the five most interesting takeaways this spring from the team’s headquarters in Santa Clara: Rookies will have a chance at serious playing time (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports) Tight end George Kittle, receiver Trent Taylor, running back Joe Williams, defensive lineman Solomon Thomas, linebacker Reuben Foster, cornerback …

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Quiet risers: 5 under-the-radar 49ers to keep an eye on this offseason

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… rise up depth charts and make names for themselves. Here we’ll look at five players worth keeping an eye on this Offseason for San Francisco… Chris Jones, DT Jones’ name often gets left out of the discussion when talking about the 49ers defensive line. After all, the group has three first-round draft picks and notable free agent addition Earl Mitchell vying for playing time. But Jones was awfully disruptive in the OTA practice Tuesday that was open to the media. He can work at …

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Golden Nuggets: Phase 3 of the Offseason Program

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Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet The 2017 season of NFL football keeps creeping closer and closer. The 49ers began the final phase of the Offseason program on Monday under new head coach Kyle Shanahan. Over the next 4 weeks, the team can go through team drills without contact. June 15 concludes the end of the 49ers Offseason program. These programs are especially important this Offseason …

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Idle Colin Kaepernick taking smart approach to offseason

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1 Colin Kaepernick is unemployed because he’s channeling Donald Trump. The NFL isn’t blackballing him. Don’t even go there. Before I get to what I mean about Kaepernick and Trump, let me address this supposed black ball. Some members of the media would have you believe all 32 NFL franchises are whispering to each other not to sign Kaepernick because he didn’t stand for the National Anthem. Seems highly unlikely. Click here to read the rest of my Friday column. Inside the 49ers …

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Golden Nuggets: Offseason Program Dates

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Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from the Internet Football season is around the corner everyone! The San Francisco 49ers revealed their Offseason program on Monday and they will begin the program next Monday, April 10th. They could have started it this week because they are going through a coaching change. But new coach Kyle Shanahan had a late start to his head coaching duties due to coaching in the Super Bowl …

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49ers still have work to do in offseason; here’s the list

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… The 49ers’ focus during free agency has been signing veterans on offense. This is smart. Kyle Shanahan’s system is complicated. Young players take more than half a season to learn it. So, by signing veterans — especially ones who have played for Shanahan and already know his system — the team eliminated the learning curve. The offense should be ready to compete Week 1. But that doesn’t mean the whole team will be ready. If the Niners are serious about making a playoff run next …

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