- Caught the attention of BYU coaches after a die-hard BYU fan and family friend sent Warner's highlight tape to the coaches and was later offered a scholarship.
- At BYU, was roommates with his younger brother Troy, who plays cornerback for the Cougars.
Awards & Honors
- 2019: NFC Defensive Player of the Month (November), NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 12).
- Became the first NFL rookie since 2000 to begin his career with 4 consecutive games of at least 10 tackles, according to Gamebook Statistics.
Morning Report: Players Returning from IR in 2021, Fred Warner Named First-Team AP All-Pro
Catch up on the latest San Francisco 49ers headlines.
Fred Warner Earns First-Team AP All-Pro Honors
"All-Pro Fred" officially earned the title and his first-career honor following his standout season in 2020.
49ers Announce 2020 Team Awards
A look at all of the recipients for the franchise's annual awards.
Fred Warner Earns NFC Player of the Week Honors Following Performance vs. Cardinals
San Francisco's third-year linebacker earned his second-career weekly honor following his Week 16 outing vs. Arizona.
8 Standouts From the 49ers Divisional Win Over Cardinals
Jeff Deeney of Pro Football Focus highlighted several 49ers who graded the highest during Saturday's matchup vs. Arizona.
What They Said: Coaches and Players Recap #SFvsARI
See what members of the San Francisco 49ers and Arizona Cardinals had to say following the Week 16 matchup.
Morning Report: 2021 Pro Bowl Roster Announced, Week 15 Player Grades
Catch up on the latest San Francisco 49ers headlines.
Three 49ers Selected to 2021 Pro Bowl
Trent Williams, Kyle Juszczyk and Fred Warner garnered votes from fans, coaches and their peers around the league for NFL's All-star game.
Morning Report: George Kittle Returns to Practice, PFF Names Four 49ers to Their Pro Bowl Rosters
Catch up on the latest San Francisco 49ers headlines.
Morning Report: Three 49ers Make PFF's Mid-season All-Pro List
Catch up on the latest San Francisco 49ers news.
Aaron Rodgers to Fred Warner: 'The Film Don't Lie, You Should Be All-Pro'
Warner might be flying under the radar, but has quickly garnered respect from the media, his peers and two future Hall of Fame quarterbacks as a soon-to-be All-Pro talent.
What They Said: Coaches and Players Recap #SFvsNE
See what members of the San Francisco 49ers and New England Patriots had to say following the Week 7 matchup.
What They Said: Coaches and Players Recap #SFvsNYJ
Hear what members of the San Francisco 49ers and New York Jets had to say following the Week 2 matchup.
Morning Report: Injury Updates, 49ers Roster News, Fred Warner and Dre Greenlaw Land on PFF's List of Top Linebackers
Practice, injury and personnel updates from the SAP Performance Facility, San Francisco announce that they have signed tight end Erik Swoope, Pro Football Focus ranks the Top 25 linebackers heading into the 2020 season.
Morning Report: Trent Williams is Fitting 'Right In,' 49ers Players Discuss the Importance of Voting, Fred Warner Has Sights Set on Super Bowl Return
Trent Williams discusses his fresh start in San Francisco, 49ers players host a round table to talk about actionable steps to take for progressive change and Fred Warner looks to take another step forward in 2020.
Despite National Recognition, Fred Warner Has Sights Set on Bigger Goal
Establishing himself among the league's elite talent, Warner isn't marveling at the recognition just yet, but remains focused on doing everything possible to help his team return to the Super Bowl in 2020.
Five 49ers Land on NFL's Top 100 of 2020
San Francisco tied for the third-most representatives on the yearly countdown voted on solely by the players themselves.
Fred Warner Lands at No. 70 on NFL's Top 100
The former third-round pick makes his first appearance on the annual countdown voted on solely by NFL players.
Madden '21: Counting Down the 49ers Top Playmakers
Taking a look at members of the 49ers with the highest overall ratings ahead of the Madden '21 release next month.
Morning Report: How the Linebackers Stack Up Heading into Training Camp, 49ers and Giants Support #WearAMask Initiative, Players Discuss How to Create Change in the Bay Area
An in-depth training camp primer for San Francisco's linebackers, the 49ers, Giants and Dignity Health announce initiative to create 200,000 masks and a roundtable discussion on how to create change in the Bay Area.
2020 Training Camp Preview: Linebackers
In the fourth installment of the 49ers position-by-position breakdown, 49ers.com is taking a look at how the linebacker position could take shape in 2020 and the depth behind its trio of starters.
Morning Report: Camp Battle for TE2, Fred Warner Named to Top 10 NFL Linebackers List, 49ers and Warriors Partner with Second Harvest Food Bank
An in-depth training camp primer for San Francisco's tight ends, Fred Warner lands on ESPN's list of top linebackers, the 49ers and Warriors deliver 10,000 bags to the Second Harvest of Silicon Valley.
Morning Report: Kyle Shanahan Discusses Virtual Offseason, Robert Saleh Previews Javon Kinlaw's Potential, 49ers Mailbag
Kyle Shanahan reviewed the team's virtual training sessions, Robert Saleh discussed the process to drafting Javon Kinlaw and how to submit your 49ers questions to be answered on 49ers.com.
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.
Morning Report: PFF Recognizes 49ers Duos, Fred Warner Joins Roundtable Discussion on Race, 2020 Social Justice Grant
Pro Football Focus names San Francisco's cornerback and edge rusher duos as best in the league, Fred Warners discusses NFL's role in creating change and 49ers announce 2020 Social Justice Grant.
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Fred Warner: 'I'm Not Playing for a Pro Bowl, I'm Playing for That Ring on My Finger'
Warner discussed how meaningful receiving accolades from players like Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson was this season and highlighted the leadership of Jimmy Garoppolo in the 49ers locker room.
Fred Warner Says He'll Be Back '10 Times Better' in 2021
Warner shared his frustration with the outcome of the 2020 season, reviewed what Robert Saleh has meant to his career and evaluated Azeez Al-Shaair's second season in San Francisco.
Full Highlights: Seahawks vs. 49ers
Watch the top plays from the 49ers Week 17 matchup against the Seattle Seahawks.
What is Fred Warner Looking Forward to Most in 2021? The Return of Nick Bosa
Warner shared his New Year's resolutions, spoke about DeMeco Ryan's coaching style and discussed what keeps him motivated despite being out of the playoffs.
Top Plays from the 49ers 20-12 Victory Over the Cardinals
Watch the highlights from San Francisco's 20-12 victory over the Arizona Cardinals in Week 16.
Fred Warner on Finishing the Season Strong: 'We're All Competitors'
Warner reviewed the 49ers defensive performance against the Cardinals, discussed how Robert Saleh sets the defense up to succeed and called Jason Verrett "one of the best corners in the league."
Fred Warner Breaks Up the Pass on 4th Down
Warner batted down Kyler Murray's pass intended for DeAndre Hopkins on 4th-and-2.
Fred Warner on Pro Bowl Nod: 'I'm Very Blessed'
Warner spoke about being named to his first NFL Pro Bowl and discussed the adjustments the team's made in 2020 to play a full season.
Fred Warner: 'We've Got to Play Complementary Football'
Warner reacted to the team's Week 15 loss in Dallas and discussed the defensive performance in the lopsided contest.
Patrick Willis and Joe Staley Endorse Their Picks for the 2021 NFL Pro Bowl
49ers legends Patrick Willis and Joe Staley discussed why Laken Tomlinson and Fred Warner should be named to 2021 Pro Bowl.
Fred Warner: 'I'm Only Scratching the Surface of What I'm Capable Of'
Warner spoke about his mentality to continuously improve and said he's "already feeling better" following a Week 14 stinger.
Mic'd Up: Fred Warner and the 49ers Defense Bring the Heat in Arizona
Watch as linebacker Fred Warner was wired for sound as the 49ers defense took on the Washington Football Team at State Farm Stadium, presented by Cisco.
Fred Warner Discusses the Challenges of Defending Alex Smith
Warner spoke about Alex Smith's comeback story and what he brings to the Washington offense and discussed his relationship with Patrick Willis since being drafted in 2018.
Fred Warner: 'Josh Allen Had One of His Best Games' vs. 49ers
Warner discussed the play of Josh Allen and the Bills offense and the mindset of the team heading into the final four games of the season.
Full Highlights: Bills at 49ers
Watch the top plays from the 49ers Week 13 matchup against the Buffalo Bills.
Fred Warner Jumps on the Loose Ball
Warner recovered a fumble after a bad exchange between Josh Allen and Zack Moss.
Fred Warner Shares Scouting Report of Josh Allen
The 49ers linebacker discussed how Josh Allen has improved since playing against each other in college and spoke about how Robert Saleh creates a fast and physical defense players can take pride in.
Fred Warner on Victory in LA: 'It was a Full Team Win'
Warner reviewed the defense's "precision vs. precision" matchup against Jared Goff and Co. and discussed Robert Saleh's approach of keeping the defense prepared.
Fred Warner Previews the 49ers Week 12 Matchup vs. the Rams
Warner gave a scouting report on the Rams offense and shared his focus to lead by example in the 49ers locker room.
Fred Warner: 'We Have to Get Better in All Areas'
The 49ers linebacker recapped the team's 27-13 loss in New Orleans, discussed the team's "responsibility to get better" after Week 11 Bye and spoke about his reunion with Kwon Alexander.
Fred Warner Discusses the Challenges of Defending Alvin Kamara
Warner spoke about the team's upcoming matchup against the New Orleans Saints and shared his excitement to play in front of a limited number of fans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
49ers Best Mic'd Up Moments From the First Nine Weeks of the Season
Relive the best moments from George Kittle, Fred Warner, Trent Williams and other 49ers players Mic'd Up during the first half of the 2020 season, presented by Cisco.
49ers Top 5 Plays From the First Half of the 2020 Season
Relive the top five plays from the first nine weeks of the San Francisco 49ers 2020 NFL season.