SANTA CLARA Defensive tackle Solomon Thomas had a pedestrian rookie season after the 49ers chose him with theNo. 3 overall pick in the 2017 draft.But that was nothing compared to Year 2, when he faced unimaginable tragedy with the suicide death of his older sister. Understandably, he was unproductive on the field as he struggled with his emotions and saw reducedplaying time until a late-season surge.Thomas name surfaced in trade rumors during the NFL draft.