Defensive lineman offers talent, depth at a position of need for team.
Our ESPN NFL Nation reporters played general manager for the teams they cover and executed a first-round mock draft. Here are the results.
49ers reporter Paul Gutierrez breaks down his first-round selection.
Jeff Dickerson discusses why defensive end Ray McDonald isn't facing disciplinary action by the NFL in a domestic violence-related arrest that occurred in August of last year.
Continuity in front office has been a factor as team has 29 original draftees on its roster.
Ten years haven't done much to dim the memory of the NFL draft for Alex Smith -- the No. 1 overall pick in 2005.
The 49ers GM likes the receiving corps he has but wouldn't absolutely rule out adding to it through the draft.
The 49ers, despite using four draft picks a year ago on defensive backs, still have a need at cornerback entering this week's NFL draft.
The San Francisco 49ers frequently select running backs, but the offseason signing of Australian Rules star Jarryd Hayne might prevent that.
New Oakland Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree wasn't very emotional about his San Francisco 49ers days when asked about them recently.
Mel Kiper and Todd McShay combined to fortify the San Francisco 49ers' defense in their three-round mock draft Thursday.
Analyst says record of former San Francisco 49ers coach speaks for itself.
Join us today for NFL Nation TV's Spreecast 53 as USC defensive lineman and pending first-round draft pick Leonard Williams visits the show.
After a rugged start, there's an opportunity for the 49ers to put things together in the second half of the season.
ESPN NFL draft Insider Todd McShay unveiled his mock draft 5.0 on Wednesday on Insider
All signs point toward training camp beginning on July 31.
ESPN NFL analyst Jeff Saturday discusses the 49ers' personnel challenges and explains why San Francisco may have a tough start to the season.
ESPN 49ers reporter Paul Gutierrez talks about drafting along the defensive line and GM Trent Baalke’s reference to Justin Smith.
ESPN's NFL Nation reporters predict the regular-season record for the team they cover.
Analysis of the San Francisco 49ers' 2015 schedule as the team ventures into the first season of the post-Jim Harbaugh era.
The dramatically revamped Chip Kelly-led Philadelphia Eagles will hit the road to open their 2014 regular season on ESPN's Monday Night Football against the Atlanta Falcons.
After NFL season win totals were released by CG Technology in February, David Purdum reports where the sharp money has come in, most notably on the San Francisco 49ers under.
Hall of Fame offensive tackle Bob St. Clair, a five-time Pro Bowler with a big personality who played all 11 of his seasons with his hometown San Francisco 49ers, died Monday. He was 84.
Alex Boone's flip-flop on former San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh apparently did not sit well with former teammate Chris Culliver.
The NFL will announce its 2015 schedule at 8 p.m. ET Tuesday. Here's a look at the home and away opponents for all 32 teams.
|1(30)||Jimmie Ward||S||Northern Illinois|
|2(25)||Carlos Hyde||RB||Ohio State|
|4(6)||Bruce Ellington||WR||South Carolina|
|4(29)||Dontae Johnson||CB||North Carolina State|
|5(30)||Keith Reaser||CB||Florida Atlantic|
|7(28)||Kaleb Ramsey||DT||Boston College|