NFL Notes: 49ers, Giants, Lions, Packers, & Raiders



  • RB Alfonso Smith posted a 49ers logo on his Instagram account saying I’m a Niner Babeeeeee!
  • The team has yet to confirm or announce the signing, but there is a chance it could be official on Tuesday.



  • Second-round pick LB Kyle Van Noy had a “bit of a rough day” after he injured his thumb in his first training camp practice. (Michael Rothstein)
  • There is expected to be an “extremely tight battle” between receivers Kris Durham and Kevin Ogletree for a roster spot. (Michael Rothstein)


  • 2013 fourth-round pick Johnathan Franklin, who was forced to retire last month, is hoping to secure a non-playing opportunity with the Packers. (Rob Demovsky)


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