ESPN's Bill Williamson on 49ers RB Carlos Hyde: "The running back has shined out of the backfield as a runner and as receiver. I expect the Ohio State product to get a chance to get big playing time right away. He was considered a steal at No. 57 on draft night and he's still looking like one."
Frank Gore has been living on borrowed time for a couple of seasons now, but with Kendall Hunter, Hyde and a healthy Marcus Lattimore in the mix, there are a number of ways that Gore could lose RB1-type snaps in 2014.