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News and notes from the San Francisco 49ers

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Happy Sunday one and all.

We are on our way to the start of the 2020 NFL season, at least it looks like from the NFL’s perspective.

That includes the NFC West and we finish off our look around the West with our friends from Niners Nation on the San Francisco 49ers.

Who belongs on the 49ers’ Mt. Rushmore of running backs - Niners Nation
You only get four options, so choose wisely

Bosa ranked No. 3 in ESPN’s top 10 edge rusher rankings - Niners Nation
ESPN has made it through the offensive part of their rankings and made their way to the defensive side of the ball, where the San Francisco 49ers should be featured at every position. Remember,...

49ers news: ESPN believes the Niners offensive weapons are average compared to the rest of the NFL - Niners Nation
ESPN’s Bill Barnwell ranked the top offensive weapons in the NFL. Barnwell pointed out the following:

49ers news: Who is your “wild card” player heading into training camp? - Niners Nation
You are most intrigued to see this player and feel like they have a chance to play a role in 2020 for the 49ers

49ers news: Arik Armstead cracks the top 10 of ESPN’s interior defensive lineman rankings - Niners Nation
Buckner was No. 4 on the list

49ers 90-in-90: CB Jason Verrett has the talent, but can he stay healthy? - Niners Nation
Breaking down the 90 players on the 49ers offseason roster in 90 posts (over 90 or so days). Today is cornerback Jason Verrett

49ers news: Fred Warner beats out Jaylon Smith for the last spot in top 10 LB rankings from ESPN - Niners Nation
Warner was praised for his football smarts

49ers news: Which non-QB from any other NFL team would you want on the Niners? - Niners Nation
There are so many options available that would put the Niners over the top.

49ers news: The Steelers won the Super Bowl in 2005, and the 49ers could follow that same path - Niners Nation
It was an underwhelming first season followed by a breakout season with a disappointing finish that finally saw a Super Bowl victory in Year 3.

San Francisco 49ers: Projecting Nick Bosa’s extension - Niners Nation
The 49ers’ defensive lineman is well on his way to being a dominant force for the next decade.

49ers news: ESPN rankings don’t think Richard Sherman is one of the 10 best cornerbacks in the NFL - Niners Nation
The 49ers All-Pro cornerback was an honorable mention

NFL to change IR rules to create a COVID-19 classification - Niners Nation
If a player tests positive, they’ll be placed on the "COVID-19" list for three weeksIf a player tests positive, they’ll be placed on the "COVID-19" list for three weeks

49ers news: CBS Sports’ ranks the NFC West as the toughest division in the NFL - Niners Nation
CBS Sports ranked the NFC West as the top division in the NFL

49ers news: NFL teams could lose $70 million in 2021 cap due to coronavirus - Niners Nation
The NFLPA stated the effects of COVID-19 could go beyond the 2020 season