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49ers defensive line spots remain undecided

When Ian Williams went down with a season-ending ankle injury this offseason, the competition to anchor the 49ers defensive line at the nose tackle position was stirred. 608 more words

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DeForest Buckner climbs the 49ers depth chart

The 49ers invested two consecutive first-round selections in 6-foot-7, 300-pound Oregon defensive lineman the last two years. In the first few days of Chip Kelly’s training camp, those investments have been promising. 557 more words

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Arik Armstead dishes on new mindset, future of 49ers D-line

Arik Armstead wasn’t considered a slam-dunk pick after the 49ers selected him 17th overall in the 2015 NFL draft.

There were questions about his production at Oregon after just four sacks in three years and if he had the motor worthy of a first-round grade. 604 more words

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49ers DeForest Buckner's goal: win defensive rookie of the year

The 49ers’ recent seventh-overall pick DeForest Buckner has a simple goal for his rookie season.

“I would say, to be honest, to be rookie of the year. 494 more words

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What Ian Williams' absence means for 49ers

The 49ers will be without nose tackle Ian Williams for all of 2016 after having offseason ankle surgery. He was arguably San Francisco’s best defensive lineman last year, playing 16 games for the first time since joining the team in 2011. 313 more words

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Ian Williams done for season, placed on reserve NFI to make room for Anthony Davis

The San Francisco 49ers will be without arguably their best defensive lineman from 2015. Ian Williams was placed on the reserve/non-football injury list Saturday, the day before the first training camp practice. 318 more words

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49ers training camp preview: defensive line

Before the San Francisco 49ers’ first training camp practice July 31, we’re going to break down each position on Chip Kelly’s roster. Here, we’ll take a look at their defensive linemen. 608 more words

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