Luxury items? Alabama's Lacy, Tennessee's Hunter have slipped to Round 2
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 12:00 PM | Comments
The selection was widely viewed as a luxury pick. The 49ers didn't have a pressing need for James, who seemed to mirror Hunter in size and style. But the 49ers were overjoyed – I recall seeing many high-fives and back slaps on their draft-room camera on the team's web site – about getting such a dynamic playmaker.