San Francisco 49ers quarterback Gio Carmazzi gets wrapped up by Patriots tackle Chad Eaton during second-quarter action in the 2000 Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio. The same year that the 49ers took Carmazzi in the third round, New England waited until the sixth to draft Tom Brady.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Gio Carmazzi gets wrapped up by Patriots tackle Chad Eaton during second-quarter action in the 2000 Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio. The same year that the 49ers took Carmazzi in the third round, New England waited until the sixth to draft Tom Brady. CHRIS CREWELL THE SACRAMENTO BEE
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Gio Carmazzi gets wrapped up by Patriots tackle Chad Eaton during second-quarter action in the 2000 Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio. The same year that the 49ers took Carmazzi in the third round, New England waited until the sixth to draft Tom Brady. CHRIS CREWELL THE SACRAMENTO BEE

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David White is a former sportswriter for The Fresno Bee and the San Francisco Chronicle. He is pastor of the Porterville Church of God.