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Golden Nuggets: The first day of OTAs is upon us

Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Monday, May 23rd, 2022

49ers’ Javon Kinlaw calls out haters with quote-board Instagram post

“The next post featured a rebuttal to the criticism: “I’m bulletproof like 50 cent!”

49ers roster: 5 veterans who’ll be under the microscope during OTAs

“The roughly nine days of practice, which are closed to the public but do have media access, aren’t anything like padded training-camp sessions. And there are only so many takeaways to evaluate from these watered-down drills when it comes to trying to guess what the 53-man roster will look like come Week 1.

Still, OTAs are nevertheless a crucial step in determining who has a leg up on the depth chart, who is moving off the roster bubble and who might be in danger of being cut at the end of the preseason.”

49ers have least cap space in NFL

“San Francisco is working with just $673,752 in cap space, but their situation looks even worse in effective cap space. They’re over by $708,468 in effective cap space, which is “the cap space a team will have after signing at least 51 players and its projected rookie class to its roster,” per OTC.”

Kittle reveals Lance learned valuable nerdy Jimmy G traits

“I think it’s consistently gotten better,” Kittle said of Lance’s growth. “Jimmy G is the professional through and through. Jimmy G takes notes every single meeting, he asks questions every meeting, he’s in his books. And I think once Trey saw that he’s like ‘Oh, I need to do all that and more.’