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NFL Draft 2011: Cam Newton, Von Miller, Marcell Dareus, A.J. Green Officially Off 49ers Draft Board


The picks are coming fast and furious as the Panthers, Broncos, Bills, Bengals all made their selections quickly, grabbing Cam Newton, Von Miller, Marcell Dareus, and A.J. Green, respectively. Although Dareus, Miller, and Green were on 49ers fan wish lists, Patrick Peterson is the big prize at the top of the board. If the 49ers are going to score Peterson, they need another QB and either another defensive lineman or another wide receiver to go in the next two picks. Will we see that happen? For now I just hope Blaine Gabbert goes to Arizona at the fifth pick.

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