49ers Sign Rookie TE Byham to four-year deal

The 49ers announced today that they have signed rookie tight end Nate Byham, a sixth-round pick from Pitt and the 182nd selection overall, to a four-year deal at undisclosed terms. Byham is the fourth of the team's eight draft picks to sign, joining receiver Kyle Williams from Arizona State, running back Anthony Dixon of Mississippi State and cornerback Phillip Adams of South Carolina State.
July 12, 2010

Byham Pitt's First Player Drafted This Year

With the selection of Nate Byham in the sixth round during the NFL Draft Saturday, the San Francisco 49ers made a statement that they are going to passionately run the football this season.
April 24, 2010

TE Prospects and the 49ers

When your team's got Vernon Davis on the roster, it's obvious that tight end isn't going to be a big priority in the upcoming draft. However, the 49ers aren't totally set there and with so many gifted prospects available at the position, they could swoop in and grab an under-the-radar guy in the later rounds.
April 10, 2010

Raiders Draft Outlook: WR & TE

With Zach Miller firmly established as one of the NFL's best tight ends and the young trio of Chaz Schilens, Louis Murphy, and Darrius Heyward-Bey poised to breakout, the Raiders don't view either wide receiver or tight end as a major priority. However, the team might look at some late round guys or potential undrafted free agents to add some depth.
April 3, 2010

Three AFC Teams After Pitt TE Byham

Scout.com's NFL Draft Analyst Chris Steuber has learned that Pitt TE Nate Byham has three AFC teams interested in his services. Find out the details inside.
March 23, 2010

Byham, Dickerson Compete At NFL Combine

Nate Byham and Dorin Dickerson get a chance to show pro teams why they should have a lengthy extension to their careers during the annual NFL Scouting Combine running today through March 2 in Indianapolis, Ind.
February 24, 2010

Byham Not Bummed Out

Some might wonder if Pitt tight end Nate Byham's NFL Draft status has been hampered or he's disenchanted with the Panthers since the 6-foot-4, 265-pound senior doesn't have many catches this season.
November 2, 2009

Byham Contributes In Many Ways

At 6-foot-3 and 250 pounds, Nate Byham has the size and athleticism to be a prototype for tight ends.
September 25, 2009