- His father, Galen, gave him the nickname "Deebo" after the notorious bully in the 1995 movie Friday because he was always taking things away from people as a toddler. In high school, his stepmother, Precious Martin, gave him another nickname, "Sweet Feet," due to his speed.
- Lists his favorite player growing up as Reggie Bush.
Morning Report: Top NFL Divisions by Receiver, Deebo Samuel Creates Scholarship Fund, Robbie Gould Releases New Episode of 'Kickin It' Podcast
CBS Sports ranks NFL divisions by the strength of the receiving corps, Deebo Samuel debuts "Be the Change" scholarship program, listen in to Robbie Gould's podcast with special guest Mike McGlinchey.
Morning Report: Richard Sherman's Top 5 CBs of All Time, 49ers vs. Buccaneers Full Game, Daniel Brunskill Joins Athletes from Special Olympics in an Online Workout
Richard Sherman lists his Top 5 cornerbacks in NFL history, rewatch the 49ers 2019 Week 1 victory in Tampa Bay, 49ers PREP presented by U.S. Bank and Special Olympics of Northern California and Nevada host live online workout.
Morning Report: Rich Eisen Reviews San Francisco's Offseason Moves, NFL's Top 100 Plays of 2019, Front Office Staff Supply Groceries for Over 900 Families
Rich Eisen says San Francisco had the "best offseason" in the NFL, 49ers land six plays in NFL's top 100 of 2019 and the 49ers front office joins Second Harvest Food Bank of Silicon Valley for a day of volunteering.
Morning Report: Injury Update on Deebo Samuel, Arik Armstead Donates Supplies for Distance Learning, 49ers Celebrate SLI Graduation
San Francisco confirms Deebo Samuel suffered a Jones fracture, Arik Armstead distributes Chromebooks at Mercy Housing, 49ers SLI celebrates first graduating class.
Morning Report: Fred Warner on the Importance of Education, Arik Armstead Reads to 2nd Grade Class, 49ers vs. Panthers Full Game
Fred Warner joined NFL Network to discussed racism in the U.S., Arik Armstead reads to 2nd graders from Galt, CA, and rewatch the 49ers 51-13 victory over the Carolina Panthers.
49ers Morning Report: Kyle Juszczyk Details Virtual Meetings, Jerry Rice on Team's Super Bowl Trajectory and Top 5 WRs to Breakout in 2020
Kyle Juszczyk discusses logistics of virtual offseason, Jerry Rice says the time is "now" for a Super Bowl win, Nate Burleson puts Deebo Samuel among Top 5 WRs to have a breakout year.
49ers Morning Report: Deebo Samuel to Compete in Madden Tournament, Best of Richard Sherman Mic'd Up, Spot the Difference
Deebo Samuel will take on DeSean Jackson in a charity Madden tournament, Richard Sherman Mic'd Up highlights and the 49ers Instagram posts challenging Spot the Difference featuring Raheem Mostert.