Became a free agent on March 16, 2022
- Moved to America from Jamaica when he was close to 11 years old, where was raised by his single mother in the Rogers Park section of Chicago, IL.
- In 2018, was selected as the Bobb McKittrick Award winner, which is given annually to the 49ers offensive lineman who best represents the courage, intensity and sacrifice displayed by the longtime offensive line coach, during his 21 years of service to the 49ers. The award was established by the 49ers in 1999, and is voted on by the offensive line.
- Was on the track & field team in high school where he participated in both the discus and shot put competitions.
- Named Academic All-ACC all four years of his college career at Duke (2011-14).
Awards & Honors
- 2018: Bobb McKittrick Award
Deebo, Kittle, Juszczyk Highlight NFC Matchup at 2022 Pro Bowl
Recapping the 41-35 AFC victory and the 49ers who stood out in the All-Star matchup.
49ers Announce 2021 Team Awards Recipients
The San Francisco 49ers announced the organization's 2021 team award recipients.
Last Call: Ten 49ers Deserving of Your Pro Bowl Vote
Brandon Aiyuk, Nick Bosa and Trent Williams among others, are several 49ers who have proven themselves to be worthy of a Pro Bowl nod in 2022.
49ers Announce 2020 Team Awards
A look at all of the recipients for the franchise's annual awards.
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.
No Preseason, No Problem: Trent Williams Prepares for Week 1
Perfecting his craft against one of the youngest and well-respected edge rushers in the league has been a valuable benefit. The same goes for Williams' neighboring O-lineman who has aided in his adjustment to the 49ers.
2020 Training Camp Preview: Offensive Line
In the fifth installment of the 49ers position-by-position breakdown, 49ers.com is taking a look at the 49ers new-look offensive line and the looming battle at right guard.
Morning Report: NFL Offensive and Defensive Line Rankings
Richard Sherman discusses Kyle Shanahan's most valuable traits as a head coach, how media stack up the 49ers offensive and defensive lines compared to the rest of the NFL.
Stability and 'Continuity' Assets for 49ers in Unorthodox Offseason
Fred Warner and Laken Tomlinson hope familiarity and roster stability can be an advantage for the 49ers in a season full of unknowns.
Five Key Matchups: 49ers vs. Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV
Kittle vs. Mathieu, Tartt vs. Kelce and other matchups to watch in the Super Bowl matchup between San Francisco and Kansas City.
49ers vs. Packers Key Matchups in NFC Championship
Staley vs. Smith, Kittle vs. Martinez and other matchups to watch in the NFC Title game between San Francisco and Green Bay.
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Kittle vs. Wagner, Warner vs. Wilson and other matchups to watch in the Week 17 divisional contest between San Francisco and Seattle.
5 Key Matchups: 49ers vs. Cardinals in Week 11
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49ers Announce 2018 Team Award Recipients
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5 49ers Who Impressed in Week 16 According to Pro Football Focus
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6 49ers Who Impressed in Week 10 According to Pro Football Focus
The 49ers offensive line put up their second-straight standout performance in primetime.
5 Updates from Kyle Shanahan at the NFL's Annual Meetings
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Fann Mail: An Early Projection for the 49ers Draft Strategy
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Where McKinnon and Richburg Fit in Shanahan's Offense
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Offseason Q&A with 49ers RB Matt Breida
You asked, Breida answered. Get to know the 49ers running back in this fan Q&A.
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|2||@Eagles||W 17 - 11||1||1|
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Offensive Line Career
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Linq-ing Up with Laken Tomlinson and Alex Mack in Las Vegas
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Williams, Tomlinson, Mack Evaluate the O-Line's Performance in 2021
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Wilson Jr., Tomlinson Talk Importance of Dual-Threat Players in the 49ers Offense
Jeff Wilson Jr. and Laken Tomlinson spoke about the complexities of defending the 49ers offense, shared a scouting report on the Falcons defense and discussed the camaraderie in the team's locker room.
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In the latest episode of NFL Network's series "Next Generations," Laken Tomlinson was joined by league MVP and San Jose Hit Squad WR/RB Zayden DeTrinidad to break down film and discuss the future of football.
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