Latu (6-5, 244) was the third of three third-round draft picks (101st overall) selected by the 49ers in this year's NFL Draft. He appeared in 51 games (26 starts) in five years (2018-22) at Alabama and registered 56 recepts. for 787 yds. and 12 TDs. In 2022, started all 11 games in which he appeared and recorded 30 recepts. for 377 yds. and 4 TDs. In 2021, started all 15 games and registered 26 recepts. for 410 yds. and 8 TDs. His 8 rec. TDs are the most by an Alabama TE in a single season. Appeared in 12 games at TE and on special teams as a junior in 2020. Appeared in 11 games at TE and on special teams as a sophomore in 2019. Appeared in two games before redshirting as a freshman in 2018.