By Aaron Cross, 49ers Correspondent, Wed, Jul 23rd 2:52pm EDT
Eric Branch is reporting that Vernon Davis is at training camp and no longer is holding out for a new contract. (Source: San Francisco Chronicle
Fantasy Impact: This is great news, Davis needs all the practice time he can get with Kaepernick and the new pieces of the offense acquired in the off season. Davis and Kaepernick still have less than 2 full years together so their rapport can still greatly improve. Hopefully by Davis being at camp we'll also have a much better idea of his role in this year's offense before fantasy drafts.
EDSFootball | Jul 23rd
Whether or not 49ers tight end Vernon Davis would report to training camp on time was anyone's guess considering some inconsistencies between his comments and actions earlier this offseason.
After skipping all OTAs and the team's mandatory minicamp last month, Davis has reported to training camp on time (via teammate C.J. Spillman's Instagram account).
Last season, Davis had 52 catches for 850 ...
EDSFootball | Jul 13th
Not only did he skip the team's voluntary offseason workouts, but 49ers tight end Vernon Davis also skipped the team's mandatory minicamp last month.
While it had seemed that his holdout would not extend into training camp, that's not the case "at the present time."
Here's what Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk wrote earlier tonight:
"A source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that, at ...
Yahoo! Sports | Jul 9th
Everyone knows Jimmy Graham is the cream of the tight end crop, the man, the No. 1 target, Top Jimmy. But things really get interesting when you get to the No. 2 spot on this year's tight end board. We polled four Yahoo scribes and actually came up with four answers, which is what we'll discuss today. Who's Sundance to Graham's Cassidy? Help us figure it out.
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Razzball | Jul 7th
I want to focus on two players (Michael Crabtree and Vernon Davis) and the targets they saw with Alex Smith and Colin Kaepernick at quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers in 2012.
EDSFootball | Jun 17th
What do Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima, actor John Ratzenberger and 49ers tight end Vernon Davis share in common?
Not only have none of them been in my kitchen, none of them reported to 49ers' mandatory minicamp today either. (Of course, Davis was the only one required to report.)
Wanting a new contract, 49ers TE Vernon Davis no showed for today's mandatory minicamp.— Adam Schefter (@A...
NFL.com | Jun 16th
In today's Three and Out: A pair of fantasy stars are prepared to hold out; the Vikings quarterback situation is starting to clear itself up.