Niners expected to offer Kyle Shanahan head coaching position
Nelson (ribs), Adams (ankle) to sit out practice
Big Ben: Pats are 'the dragon we're trying to slay them'
O'Brien won't hire OC, will still call Texans' plays
Hightower: Discipline vital to stopping Bell
Lynn: Melvin Gordon to benefit from multiple running schemes
Tomlin is hoping to avoid communication issues at Foxborough
Brandt: Niners should target QBs Watson, Kizer with No. 2 pick