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Trent Baalke and Jim Harbaugh have a man in mind for the 30th pick, if he's still around at that spot for San Francisco.
And, if the 49ers don't jump on a chance to move up to land someone they believe could help right away as the reigning NFC West champions look to make another Super Bowl push in 2012.
They might just trade down, too.
Baalke has been right on in running the past two drafts, selecting several players who contributed immediately - from offensive linemen Anthony Davis and Mike Iupati to linebacker Aldon Smith.
While it has always been the general manager's approach to snag the best possible player available, this draft is slightly different for the 49ers: San Francisco is set just about everywhere on the roster.
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The former Giants running back was reportedly part of caravan of luxury race vehicles that got a 100 + MPH police escort on a New Jersey highway last month.
According to Tony Pauline of DraftInsider.net, the San Francisco will not hesitate to draft guard Amini Silatolu of Midwestern St. of he’s the best player available when they’re on the clock.
If the 49ers don’t go with an offensive lineman in round one, they could also wind up taking Georgia Tech wide receiver Stephen Hill if he’s still on the board.
NFL running back Brandon Jacobs was behind the wheel of one of the luxury sports cars at the center of a "Death Race" probe of two New Jersey state troopers, the Star-Ledger reported Monday.
State police were investigating claims that the troopers led the way as dozens of the flashy vehicles raced at speeds of more than 100 mph across the Garden State last month.
It’s a scandal that’s unfortunately nowhere nearly as gruesome or violent as its moniker suggests, but it does feature a lot of stupidity by law enforcement, so that’s nice. Anyway, New Jersey state police are investigating claims that two patrol cars gave a high-speed escort to a small armada of luxury cars driving on the Garden State Parkway toward Atlantic City last month...
As we get closer to the start of the 2012 NFL draft on Thursday, Tony Pauline of DraftInsider.net has indicated the San Francisco 49ers are showing a lot of interest in Stanford tight end Coby Fleener.
If the 49ers are really serious about drafting Fleener they’ll likely have to take him in the first round, since he’s expected to drop into the second round.
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