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Walt's Best NFL Draft Steals by the 49ers & Raiders

All football fans are talking about the NFL Draft, which leads us to bust out our draft day steals from years past by the 49ers and Raiders.  These are later-round picks that turned out to be gems!  Let us know which names YOU would include on these lists (feedback@eagle969.com).
 
San Francisco 49ers
 
1968- Skip Vanderbundt, LB Oregon State (third round)
1979- Joe Montana, QB Notre Dame (third round)
         Dwight Clark, WR, Clemson (tenth round)
1986- John Taylor, WR, Delaware State (third round)
          Charles Haley, DE, James Madison (fourth round)
1988-Bill Romanowski, LB, Boston College (third round)
2009-Ricky-Jean Francois, DE, LSU (seventh round)
 
Oakland/LA Raiders
 
1965-Fred Biletnikoff, WR, Florida State (third round)
1968-Art Shell, Tackle, Maryland (third round)
        George Atkinson, DB, Morris Brown (seventh round)
        Marv Hubbard, FB, Colgate (eleventh round)
1972-Cliff Branch, WR, Colorado (fourth round)
         Dave Dalby, C, UCLA (fourth round)
1977-Lester Hayes, DB, Texas A&M, (fifth round)
1987-Bo Jackson, RB, Auburn (seventh round)
2007-Michael Bush, RB, Louisville (fourth round)

 


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04/24/2013 12:51PM
Walt's Best NFL Draft Steals by the 49ers & Raiders
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