Amini Silatolu, 27, is a former second-round draft pick who has started 28 games for the Panthers and whose athleticism presumably would make him a good fit for new 49ers coach Chip Kelly's zone-blocking scheme. ... Silatolu looks on before the Carolina Panthers met the Philadelphia Eagles in an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 in Charlotte, N.C.
Amini Silatolu, 27, is a former second-round draft pick who has started 28 games for the Panthers and whose athleticism presumably would make him a good fit for new 49ers coach Chip Kelly's zone-blocking scheme. ... Silatolu looks on before the Carolina Panthers met the Philadelphia Eagles in an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 in Charlotte, N.C. Bob Leverone The Associated Press
Amini Silatolu, 27, is a former second-round draft pick who has started 28 games for the Panthers and whose athleticism presumably would make him a good fit for new 49ers coach Chip Kelly's zone-blocking scheme. ... Silatolu looks on before the Carolina Panthers met the Philadelphia Eagles in an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015 in Charlotte, N.C. Bob Leverone The Associated Press
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