Whether that means the running back/return man has a roster spot, Tomsula wouldn’t outright declare the 49ers’ intentions Sunday. I’ve seen him in practice, and in game situations.
Unlike Thompson, Ball isn’t a factor on special teams, and that’s working against him. The tackling part of it, the coverage parts of it, I’ve seen a lot of improvement there.
I realize it’s preseason, and I realize you need to take everything with a grain of salt, but the Denver Broncos defense looks like it’s in the best shape it’s been in since I’ve been a fan of the team. There’s been a great evaluation on him, ‘ Tomsula added. And the timing – two days before the Broncos must trim their 90-man roster to 75 and a week before the final 53 are to be determined – couldn’t have been better.
The 27-year-old’s bid to build a career in the elite American football league has electrified the 49ers’ pre-season and captivated his home nation, where he was one of the most talented and highly paid players in the National Rugby League.
The first is the team’s starting offensive line, which again looked shaky in San Francisco’s 19-12 loss to the Broncos in Denver Saturday night, allowing two sacks.
Hayne is now paying just $2 to score a touchdown at any point during the upcoming regular season, as well as $10 to score a touchdown in his regular season NFL debut, while a price of $21 has been designated if he is to score more than five touchdowns from punt returns.
The team have multiple options at Hayne’s running back and punt return positions.
“I would tell you that there’s a lot of competition going on there”, Tomsula said. “Obviously I don t want to make any comments until I talk to the players; they re in tomorrow”.
Kenneth Acker made his first NFL start a memorable one.
There just wasn’t any way the makeshift offensive line was going to protect Kaepernick from Demarcus Ware, Von Miller or any other Broncos defender Saturday night.
With Brooks not at Saturday’s game, Corey Lemonier andEli Harold started at outside linebacker, and neither enhanced their respective bid for a starting roleafter producingmixed results.
“I’m pretty comfortable doing that”, Manning said of taking the snap from under center. “I have not been updated on that at all, so it’s exactly where it is”. “I think there were ups and downs”.
In regards to Hayne specifically, here’s what Tomsula had to say about the Australian rookie. We’ve got to get it cleaned up.
“He’s just an old‐school coach and he kicked it to us real”, Trevathan said. Hunter, who missed last season with a knee injury, ran for 15 yards on sevencarries.
Seeing an athlete attempt it is captivating and Hayne’s case is even more interesting because he’s unknown in North America and imported internationally.