The competition for the 49ers’ starting quarterback job will not truly begin until the team reports to training camp in late-July.
Wide receiver Ricardo Lockette never played in a regular-season game for the 49ers, but he passed up the opportunity to go elsewhere in 2012 to remain on San Francisco’s practice squad.
Who will start at quarterback for the 49ers in 2016 remains unknown.
The fall from the 49ers’ Super Bowl season of 2012 was, at first, a slow descent followed by the dramatic tumbles of the past two seasons.
Free agency and the 2016 NFL Draft have passed, and Colin Kaepernick remains on the 49ers roster.