BALTIMORE — On Wednesday, rookie running back Carlos Hyde was told he’d get the ball on the 49ers’ first offensive play Thursday. That information had the second-round pick up late running through different scenarios before his first NFL carry. “I…Extra Point:
I fully appreciate why Hyde got the 'starter' treatment, but I don't understand why he was not in on second and third and short on the first drive at the goal line. Peculiar for a back who is supposed to be able to pick up the tough yards.
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