Aaron Lynch


ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- The 49ers tried to get back to work on Thursday, the first day linebacker Ahmad Brooks was no longer with the team after being charged with misdemeanor sexual battery.


SANTA CLARA – Outside linebacker Aaron Lynch made his return to 11-on-11 work Tuesday and wasted little time providing an example of what the 49ers have been missing.


SANTA CLARA – Even before the 49ers’ decision to release outside linebacker Aldon Smith, new defensive coordinator Eric Mangini was devising ways to generate more pressure on the quarterback.


SANTA CLARA -- The 49ers on Friday activated outside linebacker Aaron Lynch and offensive lineman Trent Brown from the active/non-football injury list.