San Francisco is known to have been thinking of productive runners in recent years. Added is the one that does not need such elevation.
The 49ers have chosen Ohio, which goes back to Trey Sermon with the 88th overall pick from the 2021 NFL Draft on Friday night in Cleveland. SF had to go up to make a choice, trading two-fourths (№ 117 and 121) to Aries.
The sermon captured Ohio’s affection with an incredible end to the 2020 season – his lonely campaign with Bucky – filling the injured Master Teague to rush for 331
Sermon’s career was long-awaited when he arrived in Oklahoma, but he never reached his full potential with Sooner before moving to Ohio. His finish at the time he was Buckeye opened the NFL’s eyes to his potential and San Francisco responded in kind, trading to grab him in the third round.
The sermon is the perfect fit for the crime of Kyle Shanahan, who saw Matt Braida and Rahim Mostert trigger the 49’s quick attack in their most successful season in 2019. The sermon will benefit from running behind defender Kyle Yushchik and schematic creativity. of Shanahan, who will find many ways to increase the talents of preaching.
After returning in search of a last chance to make a name for himself on a collegial level, Sermon has now found a new home in the NFL.