Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Monday, April 15th, 2024

Reported Aiyuk 49ers trade request dispelled by receiver’s agent

““You need better sources,” Williams said to Frascella.”

Potential 49ers defensive draft target visiting this week

“ NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo confirms that the visit will take place during the upcoming week, which marks the final opportunity for such visits to occur.

[Andru] Phillips will also meet with the Chicago Bears and Houston Texans this week.

Adding a noteworthy tidbit to the social media post, Garafolo mentions, “A likely second-round pick, though some evaluators have first-round grades on him.”…“He allowed just a single touchdown catch as the nearest defender in coverage over the past two seasons,” Kiper wrote. “He has intriguing physical traits, but he’s a little raw as a cover corner.”

San Francisco 49ers to host top-30 visit with one of the fastest players in the 2024 NFL Draft

“Richardson is one of the fastest players in the 2024 draft, and proved as much at the Combine, clocking a 40-yard dash time of 4.34 seconds that was tied for the sixth-fastest time. His 10-yard split of 1.48 seconds was the second-fastest at the Combine.

At over 6ft 2in and with arm length in the 95th percentile, Richardson brings an intriguing combination of size and speed. He had seven pass breakups in his final season with the Bulldogs.

Richardson was impressive in both man and zone coverage in 2023 and allowed 9.2 yards per reception, tied for 11th among the 156 FBS corners in the 2024 draft with at least 200 coverage snaps, per Pro Football Focus.

A lack of on-ball production figures to be a concern given Richardson did not have an interception in college.”

NFL exec on 49ers’ Brock Purdy: “I think he needs to find more fire”

“Brock Purdy is one of the most talented arms that I’ve seen,” the executive recently told NFL Analysis Network. “However, I think he needs to find more fire. I want to see him get amped on the field. That’s a big key for him to become a legitimate great quarterback.”

Report: UCF WR Javon Baker visits 49ers

“After two seasons at Alabama, Baker transferred to UCF, playing in 27 games for the Golden Knights over his final two collegiate seasons. In his senior season, Baker earned All-Big 12 honors with 1139 yards on 52 receptions with seven touchdowns.”

49ers Talk: Not a given that O-lineman will be No. 31 pick

“49ers Talk” host Matt Maiocco shares why he doesn’t believe it’s a given the 49ers will look to take an offensive lineman in the first round of the 2024 NFL Draft.”

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