28-Year-Old Offensive Guard – San Francisco 49ers
2015 Fantasy Football Outlook
After undergoing offseason knee surgery, all reports are that Boone should be ready to go by the start of this season. He will start at either right or left guard, but he has the athleticism to start ...
2015 ADP: –
Bye Week: 10
Alex Boone Contract Information:
Re-worked his deal with the 49ers in August of 2014 and is signed with the team through the 2015 season.
Boone will move from right guard to left guard this season, Matt Maiocco of CSN Bay Area reports.
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Alex Boone: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Things were starting to look bleak for both parties after a deal wasn't reached by the 49ers' fourth preseason game, but both sides finally broke down and worked out a deal. Boone agreed to restructure his deal for the next two years, which will bump his yearly salary from $3.7 million to $6 million. The 49ers didn't have a lot of depth behind Boone, and it was evident by their poor protection in the preseason, so that definitely worked in Boone's favor. He will return to his usual role as the starting right guard.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)This comes as no surprise as Boone had expressed explicitly that he would not report to any mandatory preseason activity until he was awarded a new contract. The 49ers have publicly stated that they will not begin contract talks until players report to camp, so we may see a lengthy stand-off developing.
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Boone is in line to fill the role of a starting guard for the 49ers in 2014.
Boone enters his fourth year in the league as a first-time starter in 2013 and will be asked to reprise his role as a premier run-blocker from last season.
Boone is a backup offensive lineman.