The 49ers did not trade up with one particular quarterback in mind, sources told ESPN. They traded up because they're good with the options that will be their at No. 3.
The third-round pick in 2021 is the 49ers' compensation pick for Robert Saleh's hiring.
Filed to ESPN: Dolphins trading No. 3 overall pick to the San Francisco 49ers for the No. 12 pick, a 2021 third-round pick (SF’s comp pick for Robert Saleh hiring) and first-round picks in 2022 and 2023, per sources.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 26, 2021
Blockbuster deal with massive ramifications for years to come. pic.twitter.com/nRLMUaWGo5
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