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FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, file photo, San Francisco 49ers' Fred Warner, center, celebrates his interception against the Kansas City Chiefs during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game in Miami Gardens, Fla. The defending NFC champion Niners are returning 18 of 22 starters from a team that fell one quarter short of winning it all, the type of continuity that could be especially crucial during this virtual offseason. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

NFC champion 49ers hope roster stability pays dividends

May. 10, 2020 12:39 PM EDT

For all the focus on the big names that left San Francisco this offseason like longtime left tackle Joe Staley and defensive anchor DeForest Buckner, the reality is the 49ers will look much the same in 2020. The defending NFC champion Niners are returning 18 of 22 starters from a team that fell one quarter short...

Backup QB Nick Mullens signs tender with 49ers

May. 1, 2020 4:18 PM EDT

Backup quarterback Nick Mullens signed his exclusive rights tender with San Francisco and the 49ers also signed undrafted running back Salvon Ahmed to a three-year deal Friday. Mullens was tendered a one-year deal in March and officially signed it Friday. He showed promise in place of injured starter Jimmy...

FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2019, file photo, South Carolina defensive lineman Javon Kinlaw (3) warms up before the team's NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt in Columbia, S.C. Kinlaw was chosen by the San Francisco 49ers in the NFL draft. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford, File)

49ers make 2 trades, end up with DT Kinlaw, WR Aiyuk

Apr. 24, 2020 2:05 AM EDT

The new league year for San Francisco started with the 49ers losing defensive tackle DeForest Buckner and receiver Emmanuel Sanders. So when it came to the draft, the defending NFC champion Niners were happy to be able to fill those holes by getting two of the half-dozen players they targeted. The 49ers made a...

FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2019, file photo, LSU quarterback Joe Burrow (9) scrambles during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M in Baton Rouge, La. Burrow is a posible first round pick in the NFL Draft Thursday night, April 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Look for 3 QBs in first 5 picks of NFL draft

Apr. 20, 2020 4:54 PM EDT

Talk about virtual drafts, what is a mock draft, really? Make believe. The upcoming NFL remote draft beginning Thursday night has a touch of irony to it. The producers of said mock drafts rarely are even remotely accurate. That said, here's one view of what might happen in the opening round. This mock draft does...

FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, file photo, Utah State quarterback Jordan Love works out at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. For the first time in two decades the New England Patriots are preparing for the NFL draft without a clear picture of who their starting quarterback will be in 2020. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Loaded with picks, Pats could draft QB after Brady's exit

Apr. 16, 2020 2:26 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — For the first time in two decades, the New England Patriots are preparing for the NFL draft without a clear starting quarterback for next season. Following Tom Brady’s departure to Tampa Bay, 23-year-old Jarrett Stidham currently sits atop the Patriots’ depth chart. Whether he...

FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2020, file photo, San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch watches his team warm up for NFL football's Super Bowl 54 against the Kansas City Chiefs in Miami.

49ers seek payoff in draft from Buckner trade

Apr. 16, 2020 12:23 PM EDT

The San Francisco 49ers took a step back at the start of the new league year when they traded away defensive anchor DeForest Buckner to Indianapolis. The Niners now get to start seeing the results of that deal with an extra first-round pick at No. 13 overall that they hope can help get them over the hump after...

After NFC title, Niners have two first-round draft picks

Apr. 15, 2020 10:26 AM EDT

13, 31. SAN FRANCISCO (15-4) LAST SEASON: Niners staged remarkable turnaround in coach Kyle Shanahan’s third year. Team earned top seed in NFL for first playoff berth since 2013 and went to Super Bowl before losing to Kansas City. Last year’s No. 2 overall pick edge player Nick Bosa helped...

AP source: Chiefs bring back CB Breeland on 1-year deal

Apr. 9, 2020 4:19 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are bringing back cornerback Bashaud Breeland on a one-year deal that could be worth up to $4.5 million, helping to alleviate one of the Super Bowl champions' biggest concerns ahead of the NFL draft. The deal was confirmed to The Associated Press on Thursday...