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Which players are participating in the 49ers rookie minicamp?

May 15, 2021 at 10:17 AM--


Today, the San Francisco 49ers will hold their second of three practices as part of a three-day rookie minicamp. Twenty-three players are participating, including the team's eight members of its 2021 draft class, the five signed undrafted free agents, a few members of the team with a year of experience, and several players trying out to make the roster.

While yesterday's practice was the first opportunity for the media to see the rookies in a 49ers helmet, including the No. 3 overall pick, quarterback Trey Lance, the rest of this weekend's practices are closed to reporters.

Below is a list of the players who are participating in the rookie minicamp. The eight drafted rookies are listed in bold. Players whose names are italicized are trying out for the team.

No Name Pos Exp School
23 Adonis Alexander CB 2 Virginia Tech
62 Aaron Banks OL R Notre Dame
25 Blake Countess S 5 Auburn
48 Alex Ellis TE 3 Tennessee
53 Jonas Griffith LB 1 Indiana State
77 Alfredo Gutierrez OL R Technológico de Monterrey
22 KiAnte Hardin CB R Pittsburg State
58 Justin Hilliard LB R Ohio State
40 Josh Hokit FB 1 Fresno State
29 Talanoa Hufanga S R Southern California
15 Jauan Jennings WR 1 Tennessee
65 Corbin Kaufusi OL 1 Brigham Young
5 Trey Lance QB R North Dakota State
81 Marqise Lee WR 7 Southern California
38 Deommodore Lenoir DB R Oregon
49 Elijah Mitchell RB R Louisianna
76 Jaylon Moore OL R Western Michigan
83 Josh Pederson TE R Louisianna Monroe
4 Austin Proehl WR 1 North Carolina
28 Trey Sermon RB R Ohio State
59 Elijah Sullivan LB R Kansas State
41 Ambry Thomas CB R Michigan
7 Austin Watkins Jr. WR R Alabama at Birmingham

Once the rookie minicamp has concluded, the 49ers will have a break before organized team activities (OTAs) begin on May 24. That is when in-person meetings and classroom instruction can begin. NFL teams are each allowed to hold up to 10 days of OTAs without live contact. This includes 7-on-7, 9-on-7, and 11-on-11 drills.

OTA Offseason Workouts:
May 24-25
May 27
June 1-2
June 4
June 7-8
June 10

Mandatory Minicamp:
June 15-17





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