Brian Hampton is in his 16th season with the 49ers and his 10th as director of football administration and analytics. Hampton previously served as the team’s manager of football operations for two seasons and as an analyst before that. He originally joined the 49ers as a football operations intern in late 2003.
In his current role, Hampton is responsible for contract negotiations, strategic planning and management of the club’s player compensation budget and salary cap. His various other daily football operations duties include overseeing the budgets for all football departments, compliance with league rules and scheduling. Hampton also manages the football R&D efforts, providing frequent analysis on special projects for the owner, head coach, general manager and president.