Tom Gamble, who played a pivotal role in the 49ers’ hiring of coach Chip Kelly, was promoted to assistant general manager on Monday, the club announced.
Anthony Davis finally took the step to attempt a return to the NFL that the 49ers had hoped he would have completed in time to participate in the club’s offseason program.
The competition between Colin Kaepernick and Blaine Gabbert for the 49ers’ starting job this season has yet to begin.
Aldon Smith is living outside the spotlight these days while serving a calendar-year suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.
Editor’s note: Insider Matt Maiocco will analyze each position group leading up to 49ers training camp.