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Source: Fields will get 2nd pro day; 49ers expected

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  • Reduce WagonerESPN Staff Author

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. — As a result of a scheduling battle with one other great pro day, San Francisco 49ers overall manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan believe been unable to attend Ohio Declare quarterback Justin Fields‘ first pro day on March 30. Now, as Shanahan and Lynch hoped and expected, they are going to gain one other probability.

Ohio Declare is slated to believe a 2d pro day on April 14, providing one other opportunity for teams, along side the Niners, to undercover agent Fields in particular person, a supply told ESPN. The Athletic first reported that Fields, who’s within the dialog for the 49ers with the No. 3 overall eradicate, shall be participating within the 2d pro day.

Shanahan and Lynch didn’t explore Fields’ first pro day on myth of they believe been in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, watching quarterback Mac Jones and the the leisure of the Crimson Tide’s neighborhood of NFL prospects. That changed into once Jones’ 2d pro day after participating in one earlier in March.

Although assistant overall manager Adam Peters, college scouting director Ethan Waugh and quarterbacks coach Rich Scangarello represented the Niners in Columbus for Fields’ first pro day, Shanahan indicated there could per chance be a 2d opportunity for him to undercover agent Fields in particular person and that the particulars believe been being labored out.

“Alabama has already had one, right here’s their 2d one. And proper speaking with Fields’ agent and every thing, we’ll gain one other one from him, too,” Shanahan said on March 29. “So we’ll be ready to undercover agent him, so that roughly made it an effortless resolution.”

Fields is with out a doubt one of many quarterbacks regarded as into account for the 49ers’ eradicate at No. 3 in this year’s NFL draft, along with the likes of Jones and North Dakota Declare’s Trey Lance.

At his first pro day, Fields placed on a formidable performance, working the 40-yard flee in an unofficial time of 4.44 seconds and handing over true strikes on a pair of deep throws.

“I be pleased about overall, I had a stable day,” Fields told journalists after that first workout. “For certain, as I be pleased about each person knows, my purpose in that 40-yard flee changed into once to be a minimal of within the 4.3s, so clearly I’m roughly mad about that. But, you know, varied than that, I presumed I threw barely smartly. I presumed I correct had a few uncared for throws, but that happens. No longer each person is going to be excellent.”

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