Jalen Jelks the latest Oregon DE to go in Round 1?

June 14, 2018 Brian Johannes 0

Oregon may be known for their break neck speed on offense, but for as good as their offense has been they don't really produce a ton of NFL talent on offense. What they have produced lately is massive defensive ends in two 6'8 twin towers of Arik Armstead and DeForrest Buckner who were both drafted…

Is Elvis Dumervil the missing piece to the 49ers Defense?

June 6, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

Heading into the 2017 NFL Draft the 49ers had many needs on their defense, but their biggest after the draft was the weakside defensive end which is so important to the new Seattle style 4-3 (Under) defense. It's not that there isn't talent along the defensive line but with DeForest Buckner, Arik Armstead and Solomon…

How moving to the 4-3 affects how the 49ers Draft Philosophy

February 20, 2017 Brian Johannes 0

San Francisco has been quite the story this off season with an out of nowhere hiring of FOX announcer John Lynch as General Manager (without any prior experience) and then hiring Atlanta Falcons Offensive Coordinator Kyle Shanahan as head coach. With the offense in Shanahan's hands he chose Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker coach Robert Saleh as…