Circling over camp

Looking up, down and all around Monday at 49ers training camp:
August 18, 2003

Rating the rookie debuts

The 49ers took a long look at their seven-player draft class during Saturday night's exhibition victory over the Kansas City Chiefs. Some rookies performed better than others, coach Dennis Erickson said early Sunday evening. Also: Sunday's injury report.
August 10, 2003

Taking stock at camp

Taking a look at whose stock is rising, falling and holding firm at 49ers training camp as the Niners begin eyeing their first preseason audition Saturday at Kansas City.
August 5, 2003

Young talent making mark at WR

When Jeff Garcia drops back to pass these days at 49ers training camp, the three-time Pro Bowl quarterback likes what he sees. There's a fresh new target breaking free down the sideline. There's another streaking open underneath. In fact, there's a talented target wherever Garcia attempts to throw. And that has Garcia calling it the best talent he has had to play catch with since he joined the 49ers.
July 31, 2003

Wilson makes his case as No. 3 WR

The bigger, better Cedrick Wilson put a lock on the No. 3 receiving position with the 49ers this spring. Of course, that doesn't necessarily mean he'll be performing that role when the season begins in September. The Niners will be on the lookout for a veteran free-agent receiver between now and then, but if Wilson can continue his strong play once the pads go on this summer, it will be his job to lose come July.
June 9, 2003

The minicamp wrapup

News, notes, quotes and anecdotes from 49erland after Sunday's final session of the team's three-day minicamp at Niners headquarters, which featured the first full-squad practices of the Dennis Erickson era:
May 4, 2003