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The San Francisco 49ers 2017 NFL Draft selections

Apr 29, 2017 at 3:44 PM--


The San Francisco 49ers added 10 new offensive and defensive weapons during the three nights of the 2017 NFL Draft, which wrapped up on Saturday. They kicked off the first round with two selections to help bolster their 2016 last-ranked defense. With the third pick overall, which was acquired by trading down with the Chicago Bears, the 49ers selected Stanford defensive lineman Solomon Thomas. San Francisco then traded back into the end of the first round to select Alabama linebacker Reuben Foster.

Below is a complete list of the 49ers' 2017 selections, in the order that they were drafted. You can click on each name for more information on each new player.

Solomon Thomas (DE)
Round 1, Pick 3
College: Stanford
Height: 6-3
Weight: 273 lbs
40-Time: 4.69
Post-selection conference call

Reuben Foster (LB)
Round 1, Pick 31
College: Alabama
Height: 6-0
Weight: 229 lbs
Post-selection conference call

Ahkello Witherspoon (CB)
Round 3, Pick 2
College: Colorado
Height: 6-3
Weight: 198 lbs
40-Time: 4.45
Post-selection conference call

C.J. Beathard (QB)
Round 3, Pick 40
College: Iowa
Height: 6-2
Weight: 219 lbs
Post-selection conference call

Joe Williams (RB)
Round 4, Pick 15
College: Utah
Height: 5-11
Weight: 210 lbs
40-Time: 4.41
Post-selection conference call

George Kittle (TE)
Round 5, Pick 2
College: Iowa
Height: 6-4
Weight: 247 lbs
40-Time: 4.52
Post-selection conference call

Trent Taylor (WR)
Round 5, Pick 34
College: Louisiana Tech
Height: 5-8
Weight: 181 lbs
40-Time: 4.63
Post-selection conference call

D.J. Jones (DT)
Round 6, Pick 14
College: Mississippi
Height: 6-1
Weight: 319 lbs
40-Time: 5.04
Post-selection conference call

Pita Taumoepenu (OLB)
Round 6, Pick 18
College: Utah
Height: 6-1
Weight: 243 lbs
40-Time: 4.67
Post-selection conference call

Adrian Colbert (DB)
Round 7, Pick 11
College: Miami
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200 lbs.





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