The San Francisco 49ers new offensive tackle pronounced himself healthy and ready to compete after his second OTA practice back with the team on Tuesday.
“You can’t get back in football shape unless you’re playing football,” Martin said. “So it’s a little bit of a process, but I felt a lot better than I did (Monday).”
Martin filled in for
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Martin, whom San Francisco acquired from the Miami Dolphins on March 11, will compete with veteran
Wearing No. 71, Martin may have to play catch-up. He does have experience blocking in West Coast-oriented systems. The Dolphins employed such a scheme, as did Stanford.
"We have a lot of plays," Martin said of the 49ers expansive playbook. "It's been good. There are only so many plays in football. It's just getting the language down, the calls, the adjustments and different looks.
"Just trying to get my timing back. It felt good to be back out there with my teammates and get this offense down."