Chip Flanagan is in his 11th season with the 49ers and sixth as an national scout. He previous served as a regional scout for the club from 2012-16.
In his current role, Flanagan is responsible for cross-checking college football's top prospects throughout the country.
Prior to joining the team, Flanagan spent eight seasons with Washington. He served as an area scout for Washington from 2007-11, where he was responsible for evaluating college prospects at schools located in the southwest region (2007-10) and southeast region (2011).