The Vikings and 49ers appear to be heading in opposite directions. Minnesota is led by a rising star in Teddy Bridgewater, who finally gets to hand off to Adrian Peterson. And the 49ers have endured a mass exodus during the offseason. How will it play out on the field? Here are five key stats to know.
Trent Baalke invested first round picks in safeties Eric Reid and Jimmie Ward, so why another one with Jaquiski Tartt at No. 46 overall? Tartt, however, could make the most immediate impact for a rookie class that appears largely designed to build for 2016 and beyond.
San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke is firmly at the controls of the team following the split with coach Jim Harbaugh. The first rookie class for new coach Jim Tonsula is ready to take the field for rookie minicamp, as NFLDraftScout.com's Frank Cooney offers this offseason reset.