Saturday, May 25, 2024

Commanders fire sale continues, Young to 49ers

The Washington Commanders have traded Chase Young to the San Francisco 49ers for a third-round pick.

It’s a little surprising after the earlier trade of Montez Sweat to the Bears. Young has been one of the Commanders most productive pass rusher this season with 5 sacks. Montez Sweat has 6.5.

It’s been reported that Washington’s new ownership is largely responsible for the fire sale on deadline day.


If ownership are responsible it has to raise questions about the future of head coach Ron Rivera. Rivera is 25-32-1 in his 3+ seasons in Washington and he can’t be happy with the dismantling of his defensive line, especially with the return of very little capital.

It’s a great move for San Francisco who get to further strengthen what is already an elite defence. 49ers DC Steve Wilks will be expected to put together championship quality performances for the rest of the season as San Francisco look to stop their recent slide.

For more like this, you can visit our NFL section here. Also, follow us on Facebook for coverage of the NFL and much more.

Fiery Brian Flores in NFL Accelerator for 2024

Former Dolphins head coach Brian Flores is the biggest name in the NFL's fifth edition of it's Accelerator program decided to strengthen the pipeline of...

Lions Maligned QB signs $212-million extension

Lions QB Jared Goff has been much maligned throughout his career, but after a run to the NFC Championship game he has been rewarded with...

Dangerous Eagles pivotal 2024 schedule

The Philadelphia Eagles will open their pivotal 2024 season with a monster matchup against the Green Bay Packers as they look to put their 2023...

Champion Chiefs open 24 vs Ravens

The defending Super Bowl Champion Chiefs will open their 2024 campaign at home against the Ravens. There are some exciting matchups for the Chiefs, as head...