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Tuesday, August 13, 2013 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet.
Good morning everyone. Still getting settled over here in California but at least I'm relatively caught up on San Francisco 49ers news at this point. I was talking to some friends about my expectations for the 49ers today and honestly, I didn't know what to say. This team will obviously be a good team, but the issues at cornerback and wide receiver are pretty sizable. I don't know how they're going to shake up.
I do hope Eric Wright doesn't have to serve a lengthy suspension or anything along those lines, because I think he is definitely good enough to start, possibly pushing Carlos Rogers out of a job. If Wright can play well enough opposite Tarell Brown, then the 49ers will be in good shape there, but the receiver position still scares me.
The 49ers' A.J. Jenkins decision: Will it be up to GM Trent Baalke to save him a roster spot? (Kawakami)
49ers camp report: Davis shines, Jenkins held without catch (Maiocco)
Which WRs do you like? Vernon Davis changes answer (Barrows)
49ers practice report: lots of reps (and INTs) for Daniels, Tomsula's a dancing machine (BA Sports Guy)
Finally, Aldon Smith can touch Alex Smith (Maiocco)
TE Davis thrilled with Kaepernick's progress, especially on deep passes (Inman)
Vernon Davis likes A.J. Jenkins' potential, doesn't think he should be rushed (BA Sports Guy)
49ers: Vance McDonald continues to make strides (Sac Bee)
Harbaugh, Bowman eager for game against old friend (Mercury News)
Behind the Box Score: Eric Reid already owns a large role on defense (BA Sports Guy)
Deep thoughts: Lockette feels ready to climb up depth chart (Inman)
49ers Pass Rush Takes Over (49ers)
Dorsey Taking to Nose Tackle Position (49ers)
Training camp report: Kaepernick improves in the red zone (Cohn)