"When we extended Eric's contract earlier this year, we changed his title to assistant GM," Newsome said Thursday. "As Eric continues to grow in the personnel department, he is becoming a vital part of the decision-making process."
Mr. Relevant! Brock Purdy has opportunity to make NFL history as 49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo replacement
With Jimmy Garoppolo sidelined by a broken foot, Brock Purdy has a golden opportunity to make NFL history in San Francisco. Kevin Patra chronicles the seventh-round rookie's sudden transformation from "Mr. Irrelevant" to starting quarterback of the first-place 49ers.
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