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The 49ers took him with the No. 6 overall pick and hope he can instantly help quarterback Alex Smith. New offensive coordinator Norv Turner is a fan of using tight ends, and in Davis he has one of the most unique physical specimens to enter the league in some time. Davis is 6-foot-3, 256 pounds and ran a 4.38 40 before the draft.
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Vernon Davis
Tight End, 49ers
The 49ers took him with the No. 6 overall pick and hope he can instantly help quarterback Alex Smith. New offensive coordinator Norv Turner is a fan of using tight ends, and in Davis he has one of the most unique physical specimens to enter the league in some time. Davis is 6-foot-3, 256 pounds and ran a 4.38 40 before the draft.
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