The NFL trading deadline is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 3.
Coach Kyle Shanahan said Friday the 49ers have made and gotten calls about wide receiver Dante Pettis with the NFL trading deadline less than two weeks away.
” I understand John has taken a variety of calls on it,” Shanahan stated. “I know hes made some. Its things that we do right now. If it can help us, well see. If it does, we wont think twice to do it. However absolutely nothing looms.”
Basic manager John Lynch has actually been the point individual for trade conversations. Pettis has actually been a frustration and made little effect with the 49ers after an encouraging end to his rookie season in 2018.
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The 49ers traded up to choose Pettis with the No. 44 total choice in the 2018 draft. In 12 video games as a rookie, Pettis caught 27 passes for 467 lawns and 5 touchdowns.
Last season, he got off to a sluggish start and entirely disappeared out of the 49ers offense. He had 11 catches for 109 lawns and two goals. Pettis was a healthy scratch from the Super Bowl.
On Thursday, MMQBs Senior NFL Reporter Albert Breer was very first to report that the 49ers have made Pettis offered in trade scenarios.
Pettis has dressed for 4 games this season, consisting of a starting project in Week 1. As soon as and does not have a reception, he has been targeted simply. Regardless of being healthy, Pettis has not captured a pass since Oct. 31 of last year against the Arizona Cardinals.
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” Dante is a part of our team,” Shanahan said. “And theres a likelihood he can still remain a part of our team. And if he does, when his number is required and he gets his opportunity, I prepare on him being all set.”.
Pettis has suited up for 4 video games this season, consisting of a beginning project in Week 1. Despite being healthy, Pettis has actually not captured a pass given that Oct. 31 of last year against the Arizona Cardinals.
While acknowledging the 49ers wish to trade Pettis at the best rate, Shanahan said he still has an expectation that Pettis would have the ability to contribute if hes on the team later on in the season and is needed to fill a role
Last season, he got off to a slow start and totally disappeared out of the 49ers offense. Pettis was a healthy scratch from the Super Bowl.