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News and notes on the San Francisco 49ers 2020 NFL Draft

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Happy Sunday one and all.

We have been neglecting our brethren from the NFC West while we ramped up all of our 2020 NFL Draft coverage.

Now, it is time to check in on what is going on around the NFC West, finishing off our look around the West with the San Francisco 49ers.

NFL Draft trade: 49ers select DT Javon Kinlaw from South Carolina after moving back one spot - Niners Nation
John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan pick up a fourth-round pick.

2020 NFL Draft: 49ers select WR Brandon Aiyuk after trading up to pick No. 25 - Niners Nation
John Lynch didn’t waste anytime adding a pass catcher.

NFL Draft: How do you grade the 49ers’ first-round picks? - Niners Nation
The Niners made a couple of moves and walked away with Javon Kinlaw and Brandon Aiyuk.

49ers news: Brandon Aiyuk has the mentality to score a touchdown every time he touches the ball - Niners Nation
The newest 49ers WR met with the media Thursday night

49ers news: Trent is similar to Joe. They’re the two most athletic guys that I have ever been around - Niners Nation
Kyle also talked about Williams’ contract situation

49ers draft grades: Experts believe San Francisco had one of the best drafts in the NFL - Niners Nation
Experts believe San Francisco had one of the best drafts

49ers news: John Lynch provides an update on Jalen Hurd’s health - Niners Nation
The 49ers GM provided an update on Jalen Hurd’s status, as well as why the team wanted Jauan Jennings

49ers news: Taking a look at the Niners depth chart after the 2020 NFL Draft - Niners Nation
The team is set for a run at a Super Bowl title.

49ers draft: No franchise-manager of a playoff team had a better weekend than Lynch - Niners Nation
King also believes Staley deserves a better send-off, which Lynch also addressed

49ers news: John Lynch said it was frustrating trying to get a trade done with Washington - Niners Nation
Shanahan and Lynch discussed the process of acquiring Trent Williams

49ers news: PFF lists WR Jauan Jennings as one of the biggest steals in the draft - Niners Nation
Is Shanahan bringing the "big slot" back?

49ers news: Kyle Shanahan thinks Brandon Aiyuk can be the next Isaac Bruce - Niners Nation
Simms knew Aiyuk was Shanahan’s guy the entire time

Receiver Trent Taylor is a big part of the 49ers’ plans for 2020 - Niners Nation
Will Taylor be Jimmy G’s safety net next season?

49ers news: ESPN thinks Dante Pettis will be traded before the 2020 season starts - Niners Nation
It has to be a running back or a receiver, right?

San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Staley says goodbye - Niners Nation
The All-Pro will always be a beloved Niner.

49ers reportedly traded up to take Brandon Aiyuk so the Packers couldn’t - Niners Nation
GM John Lynch hurt the NFC rival in more ways than one.

49ers 53-man roster projection: Post NFL Draft edition - Niners Nation
Taking a stab at who will make the Niners roster after the draft

49ers news: Trent Williams says Joe Staley is a Hall of Famer. ‘You don’t replace Joe.’ - Niners Nation
The 49ers newest left tackle spoke to the media Thursday afternoon

NFC West Review: Evaluating the Cardinals’ 2020 Draft class - Niners Nation
The Cardinals had one of the best drafts in the NFL if you include their second-round pick.

49ers news: Nick Mullens signs his ERFA tender; Solomon Thomas’s fifth-year option declined - Niners Nation
The 49ers’ would have to pay Thomas $13 million if they exercised his option

Peter King thought 49ers receiver Jalen Hurd could win Rookie of the Year in 2019. - Niners Nation
NBC’s Peter King thought Hurd would win Offensive Rookie of the Year after seeing him during the 2019 training camp.

ESPN on 49ers/Vikings trade: I’m confused by what the 49ers did in the first round - Niners Nation
Not all analysts are on the 49ers train

NFL evaluator: If the 49ers knew earlier that Staley was retiring, do they not trade Buckner? - Niners Nation
Plus, a look at seven players who were selected with the 49ers original draft choices

What is one part of the 49ers draft you would change? - Niners Nation
Now that we’ve had a week to digest everything that happened