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2017 NFL Draft: Best available prospects for day three

Looking at the best available prospects for Day Three of the 2017 NFL Draft.

NCAA Football: ACC Championship-Clemson vs Virginia Tech
Bucky Hodges
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After another eventful and exciting day, the chapter of Day Two of the NFL Draft is finally closed creating a feverish mood of anticipation of what is yet to come for Day Three. The third and final day of the NFL Draft (rounds four through seven) begins today at 9:00 a.m. PT. The 49ers have six picks remaining including one in the fourth round (No. 143), two in the fifth round (No. 146 and No. 161), two in the sixth round (No. 198 and No. 202), and one in the seventh round (No. 229). Keep in mind the 49ers' fourth round pick (No. 143) is a compensatory pick, which can now be traded if John Lynch and Co. have the desire to take advantage of someone today.

After solidifying some needs in Days One and Two, we'll take a look at some best available players potentially filling positions the 49ers' roster needs addressing.

Pass Rusher:

Portland State v Washington
Joe Mathis
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Carl Lawson - Auburn
Vince Biegel - Wisconsin
Carroll Phillips - Illinois
Joe Mathis - Washington
Ejuan Price - Pittsburgh
Avery Moss - Youngstown State
Deatrich Wise Jr. - Arkansas
Hunter Dimick - Utah


Northwestern v Iowa
Desmond King
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Desmond King (FS) - Iowa
Xavier Woods (SS) - Louisiana Tech
Eddie Jackson (FS) - Alabama
Rayshawn Jenkins (FS) - Miami
Tedric Thompson (SS) - Colorado
Josh Harvey-Clemons (SS) - Louisville
Dymonte Thomas (FS/SS) - Michigan
Montae Nicholson (SS) - Michigan State
Lorenzo Jerome (SS) - St. Francis (PA)

Wide receiver:

Stanford v California
Chad Hansen
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Dede Westbrook - Oklahoma
Josh Reynolds - Texas A&M
Chad Hansen - California
Jehu Chesson - Miami
Ryan Switzer - North Carolina
KD Cannon - Baylor
Isaiah Ford - Virginia Tech
Fred Ross - Mississippi State
Robert Davis - Georgia State
Travin Dural - LSU
Josh Malone - Tennessee
Malachi Dupre - LSU
Quincy Adeboyejo - Mississippi
Noah Brown - Ohio State

Tight end:

Clemson v Wake Forest
Jordan Leggett
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Jake Butt - Michigan
Bucky Hodges - Virginia Tech
Jordan Leggett - Clemson
Jeremy Sprinkle - Arkansas
Eric Saubert - Drake
Michael Roberts - Toledo
Antony Auclair - Laval
George Kittle - Iowa
Cole Hikutini - Louisville

Running Back:

San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl - Boise State v Northern Illinois
Jeremy McNichols
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Marlon Mack - South Florida
Jeremy McNichols - Boise State
Samaje Perine - Oklahoma
Wayne Gallman - Clemson
Jamaal Williams - BYU
Brian Hill - Wyoming
Matt Dayes - NC State
TJ Logan - North Carolina
Donnel Pumphrey - San Diego State
Joe Williams - Utah
Tarik Cohen - North Carolina A&T
Corey Clement - Wisconsin
Elijah McGuire - Louisiana-Lafayette

Offensive Lineman:

TCU v West Virginia
Aviante Collins
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Dorian Johnson (OG) - Pittsburgh
Roderick Johnson (OT) - Florida State
Aviante Collins (OG) - TCU
Adam Bisnowaty (OT) - Pittsburgh
Nico Siragusa (OG) - San Diego State
Will Holden (OT) - Vanderbilt
Isaac Asiata (OG) - Utah
John Toth (C) - Kentucky
Julie'n Davenport (OT) - Bucknell
Kyle Fuller (C) - Baylor
Chase Roullier (C) - Wyoming
Dustin Stanton (OG) - Oregon State

Other notable best players available:

Washington v Arizona
Elijah Qualls
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Anthony Walker, LB - Northwestern
Corn Elder, CB - Miami
Elijah Qualls, DT - Washington
Harvey Langi, LB - BYU
Carlos Watkins, DT - Clemson
Davon Godchaux, DT - LSU
Nathan Peterman, QB - Pittsburgh
Blair Brown, LB - Ohio
Brad Kaaya, QB - Miami
Jaleel Johnson, DT - Iowa
Caleb Brantley, DT - Florida
Joshua Dobbs, QB - Tennessee
Grover Stewart, DT - Albany State
Damonte Kazee, CB - San Diego State
Connor Harris, LB – Lindenwood
Zane Gonzalez, PK - Arizona State