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49ers expressing interest in New Mexico State CB Winston Rose

Apr 25, 2016 at 2:45 PM--


The San Francisco 49ers are one of numerous teams that are expressing interest in New Mexico State CB Winston Rose, per a report by Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle.


The other teams mentioned to have interest are the Indianapolis Colts, Los Angeles Rams, New York Jets, Jacksonville Jaguars, Philadelphia Eagles, and Houston Texans.

On April 16, the 5-11 and 180-pound Rose worked out for the Rams, running a 4.38 40-yard dash and meeting with head coach Jeff Fisher. Rose had 51 total tackles, six passes defended and two tackles for loss in 2015, per sports-reference.com. He is expected to be a day-three selection.

"Nice sized defensive back best facing the action. Follows receivers across the middle of the field, has a burst to the ball and gives effort in coverage. Works to get off blocks and quickly moves up the field defending the run," says DraftInsider.net. "Tends to do more side shuffling rather than backpedaling. Average long speed."





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