Breer: Growing pains for Niners
A first-round selection in the 2012 draft, Jenkins had zero catches and was active for only the final three regular-season games. He played just three snaps in the Super Bowl, according to the Bee.
The 49ers liked Jenkins' route-running and soft hands enough while he was at Illinois to make him a first-round pick. Now they need him to work on getting stronger against press coverage and building a rapport with Kaepernick.