2013 NFL Draft: 49ers picks, news, rumors, analysis

Rundown of all news, rumors and analysis related to the San Francisco 49ers and the 2013 NFL Draft.

49ers red shirt strategy success still TBD


The San Francisco 49ers have employed a red shirt strategy with some of their draft picks the last two seasons. We break down how it looks so far, and how little we actually know.

Alex Smith trade haul not too shabby


The San Francisco 49ers have just about figured out exactly what they got in exchange for quarterback Alex Smith. And it is not too shabby at all.

Trade rumors sometimes are close


A year ago today, Jason Cole reported on a draft trade rumor involving the 49ers. While it was not spot on, it actually ended up being pretty accurate.

Revisiting the 49ers 2013 Draft Class


The jury is still out on the third draft of the Harbaalke era.

Mel Kiper re-grades the 49ers 2013 draft


The 49ers got key production from a small group of their 2013 draft class, but they will look for more moving into 2014.

How do you rate the 49ers offseason transactions?


The 49ers made a variety of moves to bolster their 2013 lineup. Based on all the roster turnover, how would you grade the 49ers roster at this point?

Eric Reid signing gets entire rookie class inked


The 49ers signed first round draft pick Eric Reid, marking the second earliest signing of their top pick in at least 20 years. Huzzah!

A Closer Look at Quinton Dial


A look at Quinton Dial and what he brings to the 49ers defensive line.

The Cowboys leaked big board and the 49ers picks


The Dallas Cowboys 2013 draft board has leaked out. How do the 49ers picks compare to it?

A Closer Look at Eric Reid


A closer look at why Eric Reid will make Trent Baalke look even smarter than we think.


49ers draftees beyond the gridiron: Vance McDonald


A glimpse into the second-round selection's life off the field.

A Closer Look at Nick Moody


A look at 49ers sixth round selection and likely special teamer, linebacker Nick Moody.

49er draftees beyond the gridiron: Tank Carradine


A look into the off-field life of the 49ers' second round selection.


Trent Baalke = Draft Ninja

The San Francisco 49ers are being lauded for a great 2013 draft class. If this class pans out, it could set the 49ers up for years to come. We take a look at Trent Baalke, draft ninja.

Beyond The Gridiron: Eric Reid profile


A look into the off-field life of the 49ers' first round selection.

Is Eric Reid "Dashon Goldson 2.0"?


How does Eric Reid measure up with San Francisco's former free safety? We break down the similarities and differences.

NFL Draft: Team Grades and analysis


The draft is a wrap, and we have grades for all 32 teams, and in depth analysis to go along with it.

Best, questionable and under-the-radar picks


The 49ers draft is complete and grades are coming in. We take a look at CBS Sports rundown of the 49ers best pick, most questionable pick and third-day gem.

Niners Nation #Channel49 Mailbag: Draft Edition!


We have all the draft topics you would want us to hit on in this mailbag.

Niners bolster depth, prepare for the future


Armed with more draft picks than any other team in the league, the San Francisco 49ers were poised to make significant additions to a roster already full of talent. How did they do in the 2013 NFL...

No more Boobie in San Francisco?


Could Anthony Dixon be on his way out in San Francisco with the drafting of Marcus Lattimore?

NFL Draft: Day 3 Winners and Losers


The final day and longest of the draft featured some good moves and bad ones, we have the winners and losers for you.


49ers draft grades: How you got it?

The draft is over, and it is time to do some grading. What kind of grades are the 49ers bringing in?

Baalke on draft: "Feel good, but you never know"


The San Francisco 49ers wrapped up a busy three days of the 2013 NFL Draft, walking away with 11 draft picks. We take a look at some of his comments, including the idea of assessing if the team has...

Nick Moody chats with local 49ers media


The 49ers selected linebacker Nick Moody with a sixth round pick. The linebacker converted from safety last year and believes he has solid potential in the role. We take a look at his transcript...

49ers UDFA tracker


The San Francisco 49ers made eleven selections in the 2013 NFL Draft. Which undrafted free agents will soon join the rookies on the 49ers roster?

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