Front Office Commentary

Tannenbaum: 49ers Know Exactly Who They Will Draft At No. 3

On this week’s 33rd Team Call, former Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum was asked his thoughts about the San Francisco 49ers’ plans now that they have the No. 3 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft.

When the 49ers made the trade with Miami to acquire the third overall pick, most people assumed they were taking Alabama QB Mac Jones. This week, San Francisco’s staff was at Ohio State to see Justin Fields’ second pro day.  We don’t know which player the 49ers will be selecting, but Tannenbaum — citing an example from his past with the Jets — believes they had made their decision before attending Fields’ Pro Day.

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