March 2010

Niners Draft History – 1956

1956 The Niners drafted Earl Morrall with the 2nd overall pick of the 1956 NFL Draft. Morrall was a quarteback from Michigan State. But, he did not get to fully showcase his skills to the…


Niners Draft History – 1954

1954 With the 11th pick of the 1954 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected Bernie Faloney, halfback, out of the University of Maryland. However, this pick was an absolute WASTE. Faloney did not play…



Niners Draft History – 1953

1953 Harry Babcock was drafted with the 1st overall pick as an “End” from the University of Georgia, by the San Francisco 49ers. Babcock standing at 6’2”, and weighing in at 193 pounds had an…



Niners re-sign UFA OT Barry Sims

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports via twitter that the 49ers have re-signed unrestricted free agent offensive tackle Barry Sims to a one-year deal worth $2.1 million with incentives. Sims hesitated to sign with the Washington…


Niners Draft History – 1952

1952 With the 9th pick of the 1952 NFL Draft, the 49ers selected Hugh McElhenny, a Halfback out of the University of Washington. McElhenny made his mark right out of the gates. He scored a…



Niners Draft History – 1951

1951 Yelberton Abraham (Y.A.) Tittle was selected with the 3rd overall pick by the San Francisco 49ers as a Quarterback out of LSU. However, Tittle struggled for playing time through 1960 as he had to…


49ers Draft History

With the 49ers having 2 picks in this year’s draft (picks 13 and 17), the summary of 2 players will be posted on a daily basis. Over the next 35 days, I will post a…