49ers’ Shayne Skov opted to sign with San Francisco due to All Pro Linebackers

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As San Francisco 49ers rookies continue to get acclimated to their surroundings it was undrafted rookie free-agent ILB Shayne Skov who was under the microscope. A projected third to fourth-round pick, Skov somehow went undrafted. Skov, who met with the 49ers local media touched on a number of topics ranging from misleading reports about him signing with the Oakland Raiders to going undrafted. Here are some of his thoughts as he spoke with us during the interview process.

On rookie teammate ILB Chris Borland: 

On conflicting reports about him signing with the rival Oakland Raiders:

On his 40-yard dash:

On why he chose the 49ers over other NFL teams:

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