San Francisco 49ers


SANTA CLARA – The 49ers believe they have more depth than ever on the defensive line. Now, it’s just a matter of finding the right roles for everyone.


SANTA CLARA -– The 49ers’ first practice on Saturday night was all about that base.


SANTA CLARA –- The 49ers’ defensive line is making the adjustment to life without Justin Smith and Ray McDonald, who were mainstays together at the end positions over the past four seasons.


SANTA CLARA -– The turf at Levi’s Stadium was deemed to be in good enough condition for the 49ers to return there for the second day of practice.


SANTA CLARA –- It did not take long for NaVorro Bowman to make an eye-popping play in his first practice of training camp.