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.
SANTA CLARA – It’ll never be found on any stat sheet, but on Friday linebacker NaVorro Bowman recorded his first interception against a starting NFL quarterback in 17 months.