Last season, cornerback Tramaine Brock became the first undrafted rookie free agent to make the 49ers' opening-day roster since 2005. In this wacky year of no offseason workouts, the UFAs the 49ers are bringing to training camp will have the same chance as all newcomers to make a first impression. Here's a look at where they might fit and what their chances are to make the final roster.
July 27, 2011
The Pac-10 unveiled its 2010 all-conference teams today and the Stanford Cardinal, as expected, was proudly represented by a well-deserving group that includes 24 overall selections including SEVEN first-team picks. Record-setting quarterback Andrew Luck unanimously was voted Pac-10 Offensive Player of the Year choice.
December 7, 2010
Fans who've watched 2009 Stanford football know full well that Stanford could certainly benefit from signing some talented linebackers. One promising junior prospect, Daniel Davis, is notable not only for playing a position of need, his obvious love for Stanford and his academic prowess, but also for his recruiting profile's striking similarity to that of another current Cardinal...
November 3, 2009
The Bootleg caught up with redshirt junior center Chase Beeler, an exceptional student-athlete who transferred from the University of Oklahoma and under NCAA rules sat out the 2007 season before breaking into the starting lineup at offensive left guard in 2008. A seamless shift over to his more natural position of center should be one of the major keys to the offensive line's success in 2009.
August 16, 2009