SANTA CLARA – Linebacker Michael Wilhoite, who started 16 games last season, will return to practice this week after missing the first three weeks of training camp with a leg strain.
SANTA CLARA – The 49ers opened last season with seven defensive linemen on their 53-man roster and two additional players stashed on reserve lists.
SANTA CLARA -– Before coach Jim Tomsula excused the 49ers on the eve of their second day off of training camp, the players went through their first live goal-line action of the summer.
Editor’s note: Insider Matt Maiocco will be providing position-by-position breakdowns each day leading up to 49ers training camp, which opens with their first full-squad pract
Former running back Marcus Lattimore might have been the only person who was even remotely surprised when the 49ers selected him in the fourth round of the 2013 draft.