It may have taken nearly three months to complete, but 49ers third-overall pick Solomon Thomas officially signed his rookie deal.
The 49ers used their single pick in the third round at No. 66 to pick up cornerback Athkello Witherspoon out of Colorado State.
Just when everyone thought the 49ers had packed things up for the night, they decided to make one more move.
After selecting Solomon Thomas with the No. 3 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, 49er fans assuredly thought the red and gold were done for the day.
For the third time in franchise history, the San Francisco 49ers entered Thursday’s NFL Draft with the No. 2 overall pick.
“We’re open for business,” said San Francisco 49ers General Manager John Lynch Monday afternoon.
Wide receivers and tight ends showcased their skills Saturday in front of NFL coaches and scouts.