I am torn on this question, because we need to seriously fill some holes at DB, DE, TE. I can't remember a year where we had so many luxurious options. Our team is loaded with a few holes and upgrades.
Do we need all these picks?
What is the best move for the future of this dynasty?
I don't think you can predict when a trade out or trade up is going to happen. Baalke has shown that he will make a move whenever he doesn't see a player he wants at a particular draft slot. Trying to predict that at this point is an exercise in futility.
I think the 49ers are now very good a planning ahead to have talent ready to replace overpriced position talent. 2015 is a big year for us in terms of free agents. If I remember correctly, we have big names of Crabtree, Vernon Davis, Anthony Davis, Iupati all slated to be free agents. So the next TWO years have to be filling the pipe with potential replacements.
At the same time, we have too many picks -- no use drafting players that you are almost sure won't replace the back-ups you already have.
So my guess is that they may trade their first round pick for another second (developmental) player if they can get a good deal for someone needing to pick ahead of someone else for key talent. (I don't think they get a1st next year - we are picking too far down in the 1st - another 2nd would be plenty).
Then I suspect they take a DE, DT, CB, S, WR, TE in rounds 2-3 all as developmental players. They in rounds 4-7 they trade picks unless there there is a key developmental guy there at the above or OLB. I think with Netter, Looney, and Kilgore the 49ers feel set at OL for back-up and replacements if necessary -- a la Boone's development.
I do suspect that they will take multiple guys at key positions for development needs in planning for 2015 -- DE, WR, especially.
we need youth in our defense we need pass rush CBs SS/FS DE N this class is good N deep in them area's.we can't keep trading everything for next yr we're probably looking at another yr of 10+ picks again use what we have now trade up for better players redshirt them this N have starters next yr
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