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Golden Nuggets: Tight ends underwhelm at scouting combine

Sunday, February 28th, 2016 edition of the Golden Nuggets, a daily compilation of San Francisco 49ers links from around the Internet.

Good morning everyone. The NFL Combine is in full swing and I gotta say, watching the quarterbacks yesterday was a treat. I liked what I saw for the most part and, truthfully, I'm starting to really come around on the idea of the San Francisco 49ers spending a first-round pick on a quarterback. I haven't picked a favorite yet because I'm behind on my draft study, but I saw some really good things from all of the top contenders in my mind.

What I did not like was the tight end market. Good lord, that's an underwhelming group of players. I just don't see anything to be excited about with that group of tight ends and would rather roll with whatever Blake Bell and Rory Anderson can provide going forward. Still, the 49ers have some serious issues at the position and I'd like it if they could get one of the reliable tight ends on the market.

Anyway ... let's get to your links for the day, yeah?

Running back prospects to compliment Hyde in Kelly's 49ers offense (Biderman)

Do 49ers really want Colin Kaepernick? Here's what Jed York says (MercuryNews)

Report: Two teams emerge with interest in 49ers' Kaepernick (CSN Bay Area)

49ers hope to find their (circadian) rhythm on road in '16 (Branch)

Goff throws with ease in front of attentive 49ers brass at combine (Inman)

Thoughts on team's Kap-and-trade prospects (Barrows)

Trade market for Colin Kaepernick will be limited (Clayton)

49ers' RT Anthony Davis applies for reinstatement (Branch)

KNBR Conversation with 49ers GM Trent Baalke (SFGate)

Once sure things, Griffin III and Kaepernick now linked by vague futures (TheGuardian)