The San Francisco 49ers announced today that they have been awarded four compensatory picks in next month's NFL Draft. These picks are for the free agent losses of Chris Culliver, Perrish Cox, Frank Gore and Dan Skuta.
The additional selections bring the 49ers total up to 12 overall picks. The following are the picks that were awarded to San Francisco.
4th round (No. 133)
5th round (No. 174)
6th round (No. 211)
6th round (No. 213)
#49ers awarded four compensatory picks in 2016 draft for 2015 FA losses: Culliver, Cox, Gore and Skuta.— Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) March 11, 2016
These picks cannot be traded. However, starting next year, teams will be able to trade compensatory selections.