You've Got Mail Podcast Ep 21: Salli Clavelle
The NFL's first black female scout and 49ers pro personnel analyst Salli Clavelle discussed her path to the NFL, the challenges of pro scouting amid a pandemic, the impact John Lynch has had on her career and her impressions of the 49ers defensive line heading into 2021.
Activism in Sports: Then & Now
In celebration of Black History Month, 49ers B.U.I.L.D. and 49ers social justice grant recipient, 100 Black Men of the Bay Area, teamed up for a conversation around sports and activism: highlighting the history and legacy of activism in sports and looking towards the future as athletes today continue to use their platform to contribute to positive social progress. Panelists include 1968 Olympic gold medalist, Dr. Tommie Smith, Fresh Lifelines for Youth Executive Director, Ali Knight, and 49ers defensive lineman Arik Armstead.
The Dr. Huey P Newton Foundation and Black Panther Party Alumni Partner with the 49ers, A's, Warriors, Earthquakes and Roots
A coalition of five Bay Area professional sports teams representing Bay Area Unite is joining forces with the Dr. Huey P Newton Foundation to rally community engagement and awareness for Black History Month.
Inside the Oval: Nana Yaw, 49ers Director of Premium, Suite & SBL Sales
In the tenth episode of "Inside the Oval" presented by Dignity Health, Nana Yaw discussed his career journey to the NFL, how the sales industry is evolving, the creation of employee resource group 49ers B.U.I.LD. and shared his career and networking advice for anyone that wants to work in sports and sales.
You've Got Mail Podcast Ep 20: Ran Carthon
Director of pro personnel Ran Carthon detailed the 49ers scouting department's responsibilities of procuring pro talent, discussed the challenges of assessing prospects with the changes to this year's NFL Scouting Combine and highlighted strides the league is making to provide opportunities to deserving and qualified minority head coaches and executives.
Inside the Oval: Keiana Martin, 49ers Senior Team Reporter
In the ninth episode of "Inside the Oval" presented by Dignity Health, Keiana Martin discussed the day-to-day of an NFL team reporter, tips to invest in yourself and getting your dream job, how the diversity and inclusion landscape is evolving in sports and shared her 49ers 2021 season prediction.
Top Photos of Arik Armstead's Work in the Community
View some of Arik Armstead's best moments in the community with the 49ers and his foundation, the Armstead Academic Project. To honor his extensive work in the community, the 49ers have named Armstead as their 2020 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominee, presented by Nationwide.