- Pettis' father, Gary, played Major League Baseball for 11 seasons with the California Angels (1982-87), Detroit Tigers (1988-89 & 1992), Texas Rangers (1990-91) and San Diego Padres (1992). He was a five-time Gold Glove winning center fielder and is the current third base coach for the Houston Astros.
- His brother, Kyler, is currently an actor who is best known for his role on NBC's soap opera, Days of Our Lives. Kyler was the winner of the 2019 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series.
- Set an NCAA record with nine punt return touchdowns in his career.
- Pettis' cousin, Austin Pettis, was drafted in the third round (78th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft by the St. Louis Rams.
- Registered the most TD recepts. (5) by a member of the 49ers in their rookie season since RB Jimmy Thomas registered 5 TD recepts. in 1969, and tied for the 2nd-most by a rookie in franchise history.
- Registered the 9th-most rec. yds. (467) in franchise history among rookies.
Dante Pettis Re-Emerges and So Far, Kyle Shanahan Likes What He Sees
Following an uninspiring sophomore campaign, Pettis returned to camp with the hopes of meeting the expectations of the 49ers head coach.
2020 Training Camp Preview: Wide Receiver
In the seventh installment of the 49ers position-by-position breakdown, 49ers.com is taking a look at the wide receiver position and how the unit can improve in 2020 without Emmanuel Sanders.
Morning Report: Return Specialist Position Battle Preview, Nick Bosa Ranked No. 3 in ESPN's Top Edge Rusher Rankings, Trent Williams Gets Back on the Field
Get an in-depth training camp primer for the 49ers return specialists, Nick Bosa ranked as third-highest edge rusher in the NFL, Trent Williams posts workout video.
2020 Training Camp Preview: Return Specialists
Each day, 49ers.com will give a position-by-position breakdown of San Francisco's roster and impending battles heading into training camp, set for July 28.
John Lynch Provides 8 Player Updates at NFL Scouting Combine
San Francisco's general manager provided insight on the 49ers plans with the 31st pick in the draft, Joe Staley and Arik Armstead's future and more from the Combine.
By The Numbers: The 49ers Road to the No. 1 Seed in the NFC Playoffs
Take a look at the stats and figures that aided the 49ers 13-3 regular season record.
By The Numbers: Behind the 49ers Perfect 8-0 Start
Let's take a look at the stats that have been key to the 49ers undefeated start.
What They Said: 49ers, Steelers React to Intense Battle in Week 3
Top quotes from both locker rooms following the 49ers 24-20 victory in Week 3.
Kyle Shanahan Provides Injury Updates Ahead of Season Opener in Tampa Bay
Trent Taylor, Jalen Hurd and Jimmie Ward are OUT and several 49ers are questionable heading into the Week 1 contest against the Buccaneers.
49ers vs. Chiefs: Where to Watch & Game Preview
The 49ers travel to Kansas City to take on the Chiefs in Week 3 of the preseason. Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming matchup.
17 Observations from 49ers Joint Practice with Broncos: Aug 17
The top notes and observations from the 49ers and Broncos final joint practice ahead of Monday's preseason contest.
11 Observations from 49ers 2019 Training Camp: Aug 13
Top notes and observations from the 49ers 13th training camp practice.
11 Observations from 49ers 2019 Training Camp: July 28
Notes from Sunday's training camp session, highlighted by the defense.
10 Highlights from 49ers OTAs: May 29
A rundown of all the top happenings at Wednesday's practice.
Kyle Shanahan Evaluates 49ers Current Crop of Wide Receivers
Shanahan discussed his temperature on the team's prominent pass catchers.
Who the 49ers Will Be Rooting for During March Madness
The 2019 Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament is back and members of the San Francisco 49ers are ready to root for their respective Alma Maters.
How the 49ers 2018 Rookie Class Performed at the NFL Combine
A look back at how Mike McGlinchey, Fred Warner and others fared at the 2018 NFL Combine.
Looking at the Impact of the 49ers 2018 Rookie Class
Reviewing the production of San Francisco's rookies during the 2018 season.
13 49ers Players to Return from Injured Reserve in 2019
Jimmy Garoppolo and Jerick McKinnon headline this list full of notable names.
What to Make of Dante Pettis' Late-season Emergence for the 49ers
Why Pettis is such an integral part of the 49ers future on offense that every fan is pulling for.
6 49ers Who Impressed in Week 15 According to Pro Football Focus
Nick Mullens, DeForest Buckner, Solomon Thomas and other 49ers earned noteworthy grades in the team's victory over the Seahawks.
Dante Pettis' Two Touchdown Performance Earns NFL Rookie of the Week Nomination
Pettis' Week 13 performance earned him league-wide recognition as a nominee for Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week.
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|7||@Patriots||W 33 - 6|
|2||@Jets||W 31 - 13|
|6||Rams||W 24 - 16|
|1||Cardinals||L 20 - 24||0||0||0|
|5||Dolphins||L 17 - 43|
|4||Eagles||L 20 - 25|
WR TE Career
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49ers Offense Moves the Ball Downfield During #49ersCamp
Check out some of the best receptions from the 49ers sixth day of training camp at the SAP Performance Facility.
Dante Pettis on Playing With More Confidence in Year 3
Pettis reviewed his enhanced offseason training to prepare for training camp and shared his goals for the upcoming season.
49ers Best Touchdown Passes from the 2019 Season
Relive the best 49ers touchdown passes of the 2019 season.
49ers Versus: Solomon Thomas and Dante Pettis Compete in a Rock Paper Scissors Showdown
See who comes out on top when Solomon Thomas and Dante Pettis compete in a best-of-three competition of Rock Paper Scissors during this edition of 49ers Versus presented by Black Oak Casino.
49ers Best Offensive Plays of 2019
Watch the best plays from Jimmy Garoppolo and Co. during the 2019 regular season.
Winners of the West: 49ers Best Sideline Moments in Seattle
Go on the 49ers sideline with Kwon Alexander, George Kittle, Jimmy Garoppolo and the rest of the team during the Week 17 win over the Seattle Seahawks.
The 49ers Locker Room Shares Excitement over 8-0 Start
TE Ross Dwelley, LB Dre Greenlaw, WR Kendrick Bourne and WR Dante Pettis recapped the team's 28-25 win over the Arizona Cardinals.
Dante Pettis Gets in the Halloween Spirit Following 21-yard Touchdown
Garoppolo hit Pettis in the end zone for a 21-yard score. Pettis got into the Halloween spirit with a 'Thriller' dance celebration.
Intel True View: Dante Pettis' Game-winning Touchdown vs. Steelers
Watch Dante Pettis haul in the game-winning touchdown pass from Jimmy Garoppolo from every angle with True View technology powered by Intel. Multiple high-resolution cameras render thrilling, slow-motion replays and highlight reels.
Top Plays from the 49ers 24-20 Victory over the Steelers
Watch the top highlights from the 49ers victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 3.
Jimmy Garoppolo Connects With Dante Pettis for the Game-winning Touchdown
Garoppolo threaded the needle to Pettis to lead the 49ers to a 24-20 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Face Swap Finale: 49ers D-line Close Out the Series with a Double Dose of Mashups
49ers players tried to guess face swaps of DeForest Buckner and Solomon Thomas, and D.J. Jones and Sheldon Day during the final 49ers Face Swap episode of 2019.
49ers Face Swap: Meet Fred Warner and Dante Pettis' Brother Lionel
In the toughest Face Swap so far, 49ers players try to guess the mashup between linebacker Fred Warner and wide receiver Dante Pettis.
Through the Lens: Dante Pettis' Day at the San Francisco Zoo
Join budding photographer Pettis on a wildlife safari through the zoo.
49ers Face Swap: Quality Time Edition featuring George Kittle and Trent Taylor
You asked for it, so here it is. Watch the latest episode of 49ers Face Swap with George and Trent.
Dante Pettis Talks about His Comfort Level Going into Year 2
Pettis recapped his offseason and his preparations for his second NFL season.
49ers Face Swap: Joe Staley and Mike McGlinchey Mashup
49ers Face Swap returns with another side-splitting episode as teammates attempt to guess the player mashup between offensive linemen Joe Staley and Mike McGlinchey.
49ers Face Swap: Richard Sherman and Marquise Goodwin Mashup
In the hilarious first edition of 49ers Face Swap, teammates attempt to guess the player mashup between Marquise Goodwin and Richard Sherman.
K9ers Feline Takeover: Meet Dante Pettis' Cats, Mowgli and Bagheera
Enjoy this purr-fect feline takeover in the third episode of K9ers featuring Dante Pettis' Bengal cats Mowgli and Bagheera.
Mic'd Up: Dante Pettis Asks Teammates Hard-hitting Questions at Minicamp
Watch as Pettis brings some humor to the practice field and scores a touchdown to cap the 49ers offseason program.
49ers Media Day Blooper Reel
Check out some of the best outtakes and lighter moments from the 49ers 2019 media day.
Dante Pettis: It's 'Really Cool' Being Coached by Wes Welker
Pettis talked about what Wes Welker brings to the 49ers receivers and his expectations for Year 2.
49ers 2018 Rookie Class Shares Memories of Being Drafted
Members of the 2018 49ers rookie class discuss their stories when they were selected by San Francisco in the 2018 NFL Draft.
Draft Memories: 49ers WR Dante Pettis
Pettis shares his story of being selected with the 44th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.