This is the first offseason that players from the 2011 draft are eligible to sign contract extensions.
SAN FRANCISCO – There was little deception and even fewer surprises for the 49ers, as they set out to extend their lead and take some time off the clock.
With four games already played, the 49ers have reached the one-quarter point of the regular season. Here's a player-by-player look at the team. We start with the offense:
ST. LOUIS – The 49ers returned to their proven formula for success on Thursday night.