Solomon Thomas

Los Angeles Chargers Derwin James (33) forces a fumble as San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard loses the ball late in the fourth quarter on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 at Stubhub Center in Carson, Calif. (Brian van der Brug/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Five Takeaways: San Francisco 49ers narrowly lose to Los Angeles Chargers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner In their first game since…

 

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Richie James reaches up for a pass in one-on-ones during training camp practice against cornerback Greg Mabin. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers: Five takeaways from final preseason game

By C.J.Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA -- The San Francisco…

 

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Mark Nzeocha catches a ball during an individual drill on August 23, 2018 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers trade linebacker Eli Harold to Detroit Lions; Mark Nzeocha to start

SANTA CLARA -- Last week, a German television crew paid a visit…

 

San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Julian Taylor, seen here practicing at training camp on August 5, 2018, has made a big impact, playing start-to-finish in the preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys. He should make the 53-man roster. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Projecting the 53-man roster for the San Francisco 49ers

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA — The San…

San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Julian Taylor, seen here practicing at training camp on August 5, 2018, has made a big impact, playing start-to-finish in the preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys. He should make the 53-man roster. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo looks into the crowd before the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Five Takeaways: 49ers with a costly win over the Cowboys

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The…

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo looks into the crowd before the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle warms up before the 2018 preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys on Aug. 9, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Reports: 49ers George Kittle, Matt Breida avoid serious shoulder injuries in preseason opener against Dallas

Updated: 4:26 p.m. Among the six players who went down with injury…

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle warms up before the 2018 preseason opener against the Dallas Cowboys on Aug. 9, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen Solomon Thomas (94) and DeForest Buckner (99) hold Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott after  they combined on a sack at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers Preseason: Five questions revisited versus the Dallas Cowboys

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Within the first 12 minutes of game time…

San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen Solomon Thomas (94) and DeForest Buckner (99) hold Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott after  they combined on a sack at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on Thursday, August 9, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen DeForest Buckner (99) and Sheldon Day (96) share a moment during stretching on August 5, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara training facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco 49ers experimenting with flipping Solomon Thomas, DeForest Buckner

By: C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The…

San Francisco 49ers defensive linemen DeForest Buckner (99) and Sheldon Day (96) share a moment during stretching on August 5, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara training facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
Carolina Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin (13) bobbles but hauls in a reception past San Francisco 49ers cornerback Jimmie Ward (25) in the second half on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. The Panthers defeated the 49ers 46-27. (David T. Foster III/Charlotte Observer/TNS)

49ers lose Jimmie Ward to PUP list, sign top draft pick

The 49ers were forced to place their first player on the physically…

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin (13) bobbles but hauls in a reception past San Francisco 49ers cornerback Jimmie Ward (25) in the second half on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. The Panthers defeated the 49ers 46-27. (David T. Foster III/Charlotte Observer/TNS)
The 49ers traded back from No. 2 to No. 3 to select Stanford’s Solomon Thomas, a defensive lineman. (Yong Kim/Philadelphia Daily News/TNS)

New 49ers GM spends first draft dealing picks, fortifying defense

SANTA CLARA — This is how you start, how the 49ers start,…

The 49ers traded back from No. 2 to No. 3 to select Stanford’s Solomon Thomas, a defensive lineman. (Yong Kim/Philadelphia Daily News/TNS)
Solomon Thomas announces his intentions to attend Stanford in the best possible way. (Courtesy ESPN)

D-lineman announces intentions to enter NFL Draft in peak-Stanford fashion

Stanford defensive end Solomon Thomas announced Wednesday that he would be entering the…

Solomon Thomas announces his intentions to attend Stanford in the best possible way. (Courtesy ESPN)
Wade Payne/APStanford pitching coach Rusty Filter

Stanford seals strong recruiting class

STANFORD — Stanford already had one of the Pac-12’s best recruiting classes…

Wade Payne/APStanford pitching coach Rusty Filter