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49ers Training Camp: Brandon Aiyuk Appears Poised for Breakout Season

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The Niners’ practice on Saturday morning was fast and competitive. It was pretty clear, from start to finish, how talented this group is. Oh, and Trey Lance capped it with a pretty cross-body throw where he stepped up and broke the pocket to his left, then threw back to his left to find Ray-Ray McCloud at the goal line. The rest of it? Here you go …

1) You can’t walk the length of a field in the Niners facility without hearing someone bring up Brandon Aiyuk. He had a strong finish to 2021, of course, and he’s only built on that, becoming a more complete receiver in a place that’s very demanding on the position.