April 2010


Niners draft history- 1991

1991 With the 25th overall pick in the 1991 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected Ted Washington, defensive tackle, out of the University of Louisville. Washington, whose father Ted Sr. played in the NFL…


Niners draft history- 1990

1990 With the 25th pick in the 1990 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected Dexter Carter, a running back out of Florida State University. Carter would spend 7 seasons with the 49ers, and even…


Niners draft history- 1989

1989 (The 49ers did not hold a first-round pick in the 1988 NFL Draft) With the 28th pick in the 1989 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers elected Keith DeLong, linebacker, out of the University…



Niners draft history- 1987

1987 With the 22nd pick in the 1987 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected Harris Barton, offensive lineman out of University of North Carolina. Barton, would participate in two Pro-Bowls and be an All-Pro…


LaBoy paying a visit to the Niners today

National Football Post reports that the Niners today are chatting with veteran pass rusher Travis LaBoy: The San Francisco 49ers are exploring the addition of Travis LaBoy as a situational pass rusher as the veteran…


Niners draft history-1985

1985 With the 16th pick in the 1985 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected a wide receiver named Jerry Rice, out of little-known Mississippi Valley State University. Rice, coming from a small school had…


Niners draft history- 1984

1984 (The 49ers did not have any first round picks in the 1982 and 1983 NFL Drafts) With the 24th pick in the 1984 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected Todd Shell, linebacker, out…


Niners draft history- 1981

1981 With the 8th pick in the 1981 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected Ronnie Lott, cornerback out of the University of Southern California. The future Hall of Famer would spend 10 seasons of…