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2021 NFL Power Rankings: San Francisco 49ers

Throughout the 2021 NFL season, we will compile a consensus NFL Power Rankings that averages the rankings of all 32 NFL teams.

Here is where the San Francisco 49ers rank in terms of average, best and worst:

Below you will find a Week 2 roundup for the 49ers in our consensus 2021 NFL Power Rankings.

ESPN -- Rank: 7

Top rookie: CB Deommodore Lenoir

It's early, but Lenoir looks the part of the Niners' next fifth-round diamond in the rough. With Emmanuel Moseley out because of a knee injury, Lenoir started at outside corner opposite Jason Verrett. According to NFL Next Gen Stats, Lenoir played 55 coverage snaps and was targeted four times, allowing one completion for three yards. Lenoir did have a pass interference penalty, but it was a solid debut for a player who is likely to step into an integral role on a more permanent basis following Verrett's right knee injury. -- Nick Wagoner

NFL.com -- Rank: 9

San Francisco had a 41-17 advantage over Detroit when cornerback Jason Verrett limped to the sideline with what was later diagnosed as a season-ending ACL injury. It's not a coincidence that the Lions began to eat into that lead as soon as the top cover man exited the picture. The 49ers survived Detroit's furious comeback attempt, and now they'll have to find a way to survive without an indispensable figure in their secondary. We know this team is capable of scoring points, but a healthy and effective defense will be necessary to fulfill those Super Bowl expectations. With Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson and Kyler Murray looming on the schedule, San Francisco must adapt in a hurry.

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San Francisco 49ers 2021 NFL Schedule

Below you will find the weekly NFL regular-season schedule for the 49ers in 2021.

MORE: 2021 NFL Strength of Schedule

WeekDateOpponentTime / Tickets
Week 1Sun., Sept. 12at Detroit Lions1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 2Sun., Sept. 19at Philadelphia Eagles1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 3Sun., Sept. 26vs. Green Bay Packers8:20 PM / Tickets
Week 4Sun., Oct. 3vs. Seattle Seahawks4:05 PM / Tickets
Week 5Sun., Oct. 10at Arizona Cardinals4:25 PM / Tickets
Week 6BYE
Week 7Sun., Oct. 24vs. Indianapolis Colts8:20 PM / Tickets
Week 8Sun., Oct. 31at Chicago Bears1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 9Sun., Nov. 7vs. Arizona Cardinals4:25 PM / Tickets
Week 10Mon., Nov. 15vs. Los Angeles Rams8:15 PM / Tickets
Week 11Sun., Nov. 21at Jacksonville Jaguars1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 12Sun., Nov. 28vs. Minnesota Vikings4:25 PM / Tickets
Week 13Sun., Dec. 5at Seattle Seahawks8:20 PM / Tickets
Week 14Sun., Dec. 12at Cincinnati Bengals1:00 PM / Tickets
Week 15Sun., Dec. 19vs. Atlanta Falcons4:25 PM / Tickets
Week 16Thu., Dec. 23at Tennessee Titans8:20 PM / Tickets
Week 17Sun., Jan. 2vs. Houston Texans4:05 PM / Tickets
Week 18Sun., Jan. 9at Los Angeles Rams4:25 PM / Tickets

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San Francisco 49ers 2021 Draft Results

The table below are all of the 2021 NFL Draft picks selected by the San Francisco 49ers.

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
13Trey LanceQBNorth Dakota State
248Aaron BanksGNotre Dame
388Trey SermonRBOhio State
3102Ambry ThomasCBMichigan
5155Jaylon MooreOTWestern Michigan
5172Deommodore LenoirCBOregon
5180Talanoa HufangaSUSC
6194Eli MitchellRBLA-Lafayette

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San Francisco 49ers Fantasy Football ADPs

When it comes time to draft our fantasy football teams, it's helpful to know where players are typically being selected in fantasy football drafts.

As we approach the 2021 NFL season, the tool that helps us understand where players are being selected, on average, is fantasy football average draft position (ADP).

Using data from Fantasy Football Calculator, we have set up pages for all fantasy-relevant players that depicts their current trends in standard-scoring and PPR-scoring ADPs.

The chart below displays the Fantasy Football Average Draft Position (ADP) movement over the past 30 days for San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle in 12-team standard-scoring formats.

George Kittle Average Draft Position

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